Jewish learning comes in so many forms for all ages. Regular class offerings include Hebrew, Introduction to Judaism, and Love & Religion, our interfaith couples workshop.
Please make sure you read our Registration Policies before registering for a class.
After Dark: A Community-Wide Shavuot Celebration
Saturday, June 11, 9:00 pm
Join us at our late night learn-a-thon in honor of Shavuot, featuring delicious desserts, engaging conversations, and great people! Learning will include the history of cheesecake and a demonstration, a musical Book of Ruth, Torah, and Shavuot cocktails!
Introduction to Judaism
Thursdays, June 16 - August 11, 7:30 pm
Teacher: JoHanna Potts
Want to learn more about Judaism? Need a Hebrew school refresher? Our Introduction to Judaism class will teach you the basics of Jewish holidays, prayer, lifecycle rituals, ethics, and beliefs.
Wednesdays, June 29 - August 27, 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm, 8:30 pm
Thursdays, June 30 - August 18, 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm
Start at the beginning or keep your skills fresh- we offer five levels of Hebrew classes with taught by native Israeli speakers
Learning Opportunities for Kids
Yom Rishon at the J is the DCJCC’s Sunday program designed to encourage connection to the Jewish community through art, music, stories, food and experiential learning. We utilize the Center’s extensive resources to create fun-filled mornings and informal Jewish experiences.
Chug Kriah Hebrew Reading Group
12:30-2:00 pm, alternate Sundays beginning September 7
Leyenkrayz Yiddish Reading Group
2:30-4:00 pm, alternate Sundays beginning September 7
Mifgash Hebrew Speakers Group
7:00-8:30 pm, alternate Thursdays
Tuesdays, 6:30 pm
Fridays, 10:30 am
All players with some playing experience are welcome to join these public games. Email John to be added to the email list.
*Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost of any DCJCC class prevents you from registering, please contact Tami Wolf at 202-777-3259 to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.