The DCJCC FAMILY PROGRAMS are designed with your family in mind. We merge high quality experiential activities with an informal camp-like atmosphere. Dedicated to serving and supporting our diverse community, we create safe space to explore Jewish values amidst the messy, joyful chaos that is raising kids in an urban environment in the modern world. Organized around the Jewish calendar and Shabbat we offer: monthly celebrations, pool parties, carnivals, story time and other kid friendly activities for children aged 2-8. All families are welcome -- you don't have to be Jewish to find a home at the DCJCC!
Want to provide a meaningful way for your young children to connect with the holiday of Rosh Hashanah? Come to Day of Awe-Some: Rosh Hashanah for Families to hear the shofar, taste apples and honey, and the start off a new year of beautiful wishes through songs, crafts and stories in an atmosphere that welcomes everyone and caters to kids.Co-sponsored by PJ Library.
GLOE Youth & Family Presents: Tashlish Picnic, Sunday, September 20th 10:30-1:30Join GLOE Youth & Family to celebrate the New Year with other LGBTQ individuals, couples, teens, kids and families together at Rock Creek Park. Together we will gather for a casual afternoon of community, games and tashlich. Tashlich, which means "casting off" in Hebrew, is the High Holiday tradition of tossing bread crumbs into a flowing body of water, casting off the negatives of the past year and giving us a chance to reflect on our hopes for ourselves and families in the coming year!
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