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Selichot
Selichot
Sep 1 all-day
Book Club 9:00 am
Book Club @ library
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Join our dynamic Book Club! Book selections are made by club participants (be on the look out for the Fall Lifelong Learning Catalogue for the [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into [...]
Selichot Havdalah and a Movie 7:30 pm
Selichot Havdalah and a Movie @ Sanctuary
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Selichot Havdalah and a Movie @ Sanctuary
Join us to welcome the Days of Awe with a topical film, dessert, and worship service. 7:30 p.m. – Film: The Last Laugh 8:30 p.m. – [...]
Kol Shirah rehearsal 6:00 pm
Kol Shirah rehearsal @ Sanctuary
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Adult volunteer choir rehearsals, mostly preparing for the High Holy Days, with preparation for monthly Shabbat services mixed in. A wonderful group, open to anyone [...]
Book Study: Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor 7:00 pm
Book Study: Letters to My Palest…
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor: by Yossi Klein Halevi Yossi Klein Halevi was raised as an admitted right wing Jewish extremist Zionist and has been [...]
Membership Engagement 7:00 pm
Membership Engagement @ Adult Lounge
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sisterhood: Book Discussion 7:00 pm
Sisterhood: Book Discussion
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Discussing Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish at the home of Ellen Ranard
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
For students who want to be able to read, understand, and translate selections from Torah. We will learn to recognize variety of verb forms and [...]
Erev Shabbat Worship Service 7:00 pm
Erev Shabbat Worship Service
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Friday evening is your chance to disconnect from the outside world, join with family and friends, and welcome Shabbat!  Following our worship service we have a [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into [...]
Tot Shabbat 9:00 am
Tot Shabbat
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tot Shabbat
Nothing is more heartwarming than the sight of the youngest members of our community running to the Sanctuary for Shabbat! Tot Shabbat affords our [...]
Rosh Hashanah
Rosh Hashanah
Sep 10 all-day
temple office closed
temple office closed
Sep 10 all-day
Sunrise Service 7:30 am
Sunrise Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 10 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Begin your Rosh Hashanah with us at our lay-led Sunrise Service.
Family Service 9:00 am
Family Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
A family-friendly Rosh Hashanah service
Tot Service 10:00 am
Tot Service
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
A Rosh Hashanah service for our youngest members (and their families, of course!)
Adult Service 11:00 am
Adult Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Our main Rosh Hashanah service. Join is to ring in 5779!
Tashlich (“Casting Off”) Service 4:00 pm
Tashlich (“Casting Off”) Service @ Lake Fairfax Park
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
It is customary on the afternoon of the first day of Rosh Hashanah to gather where there is flowing water and empty our pockets, throwing bread [...]
First Day of Preschool 9:15 am
First Day of Preschool
Sep 11 @ 9:15 am – 1:00 pm
Welcome back for another exciting year of Preschool at NVHC! Interested in learning more about our program? Click here, or email Early Childhood Education Director [...]
Torah Corps Gimmel 4:45 pm
Torah Corps Gimmel
Sep 11 @ 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Pirkei Avot: A Dive Into the Ethics of Our Ancestors 11:30 am
Pirkei Avot: A Dive Into the Eth…
Sep 12 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Pirkei Avot is often seen as a how-to guide for how we can live out best Jewish lives. Experience an in-depth study of the texts [...]
Preschool Back to School Picnic 12:00 pm
Preschool Back to School Picnic
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Preschool Back to School Night 7:00 pm
Preschool Back to School Night
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Executive Committee Meeting 8:00 pm
Executive Committee Meeting @ library
Sep 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
For students who want to be able to read, understand, and translate selections from Torah. We will learn to recognize variety of verb forms and [...]
Sisterhood Board Meeting 7:30 pm
Sisterhood Board Meeting @ Multi-Purpose Room
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Woodlawn & Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope Leighey House 12:30 pm
Woodlawn & Frank Lloyd Wright’s …
Sep 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Time TBD
Erev Shabbat Worship Service 7:00 pm
Erev Shabbat Worship Service
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Friday evening is your chance to disconnect from the outside world, join with family and friends, and welcome Shabbat!  Following our worship service we have a [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into [...]
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
Sep 16 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Kehillat Limmud Yom Horim (Parent’s Day) 9:30 am
Kehillat Limmud Yom Horim (Paren…
Sep 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Come see what Kehillat Limmud is all about! Take the opportunity to gather together and hear from Rabbi Wainer about the exciting new program that [...]
Tanakh Chevruta 10:40 am
Tanakh Chevruta
Sep 16 @ 10:40 am – 12:00 pm
Tanakh is Torah + Neviim (Prophets) + Ketuvim (Writings). The Hebrew Bible! Chevruta is a study and partnership. This study group explores Jewish spirituality by reading and discussing sacred tezts. We try [...]
Torah Corps Bet 12:00 pm
Torah Corps Bet
Sep 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Kol Shirah rehearsal 6:00 pm
Kol Shirah rehearsal @ Sanctuary
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Adult volunteer choir rehearsals, mostly preparing for the High Holy Days, with preparation for monthly Shabbat services mixed in. A wonderful group, open to anyone [...]
Preschool Closed -Yom Kippur
temple office closed
temple office closed
Sep 19 all-day
Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur
Sep 19 all-day
Sunrise Service 7:30 am
Sunrise Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Family Service 9:00 am
Family Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Service 10:00 am
Tot Service @ Multi-Purpose Room
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Adult Service 11:00 am
Adult Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Afternoon Discussion & Study 1:30 pm
Afternoon Discussion & Study @ Multi-Purpose Room
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Afternoon Service 3:30 pm
Afternoon Service @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Yizkor (Memorial) 5:00 pm
Yizkor (Memorial) @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Neilah (Concluding Service) 6:00 pm
Neilah (Concluding Service) @ Sanctuary
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
For students who want to be able to read, understand, and translate selections from Torah. We will learn to recognize variety of verb forms and [...]
Erev Shabbat Worship Service 7:00 pm
Erev Shabbat Worship Service
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Friday evening is your chance to disconnect from the outside world, join with family and friends, and welcome Shabbat!  Following our worship service we have a [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into [...]
Erev Sukkot
Erev Sukkot
Sep 23 all-day
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
Sep 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Kehillat Limmud 9:30 am
Kehillat Limmud
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Kehillat Limmud is our Religious School for grades K-7. Using an innovative and fun elective-based program, we teach students everything they need to be productive, [...]
The History of the Jews in America, 1654 to the Present 9:30 am
The History of the Jews in Ameri…
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The year 2004 marked the 350th anniversary of the organized Jewish community in what would become the United States of America that began with the [...]
Punims 9:45 am
Punims
Sep 23 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
What’s a “punim?” In Yiddish, a face… a particularly sweet face! Beginning in September, we’d like to invite all of our punims (ages 0-5) to [...]
Tanakh Chevruta 10:40 am
Tanakh Chevruta
Sep 23 @ 10:40 am – 12:00 pm
Tanakh is Torah + Neviim (Prophets) + Ketuvim (Writings). The Hebrew Bible! Chevruta is a study and partnership. This study group explores Jewish spirituality by reading and discussing sacred tezts. We try [...]
Torah Corps Bet 12:00 pm
Torah Corps Bet
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Sep 25 @ 4:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Mid-Week Hebrew is offered to all 3-6 grade Religious School students to improve their Hebrew fluency in preparation for their B’nai Mitzvah! Classes on Tuesdays [...]
Torah Corps Gimmel 4:45 pm
Torah Corps Gimmel
Sep 25 @ 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Tamid Dinner 5:45 pm
Tamid Dinner
Sep 25 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Tamid dinner is an optional catered meal before Tamid on Tuesdays. The meal is kosher style and food comes from a wide variety of restaurants. [...]
S’mores and Singing in the Sukkah 6:15 pm
S’mores and Singing in the Sukkah
Sep 25 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Join us for S’mores and Singing in the Sukkah, open to all! We will enter into this joyous time together while enjoying s’mores, hot chocolate, and [...]
Tamid 6:15 pm
Tamid
Sep 25 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Tamid is NVHC’s 8th – 12th grade program. Meeting on Tuesday nights, Tamid focuses on building dynamic Jewish community through ongoing text study, social action [...]
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting @ multi-purpose room
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Beginning Hebrew 7:15 pm
Beginning Hebrew
Sep 27 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Learn to read Hebrew! No previous experience required. This class introduces the student to Hebrew letters and vowels, and broadens the student’s understanding of the [...]
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Sep 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
For students who want to be able to read, understand, and translate selections from Torah. We will learn to recognize variety of verb forms and [...]
Consecration at Finally Friday Shabbat 6:00 pm
Consecration at Finally Friday S…
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ahh, it’s finally Friday; come celebrate the last Friday of every month with us! We will have a family-mindful service for the entire community, followed [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
We will begin our Shabbat morning experience with sustenance for the body – bagels and shmear, coffee and tea.  From there, we will enter into [...]
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
Sep 30 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
B’nai Mitzvah Parents 9:30 am
B’nai Mitzvah Parents
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
This class is for parents of students who will become B’nai Mitzvah in the near future. In five sessions, the class discusses the meaning of [...]
Kehillat Limmud 9:30 am
Kehillat Limmud
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Kehillat Limmud is our Religious School for grades K-7. Using an innovative and fun elective-based program, we teach students everything they need to be productive, [...]
The History of the Jews in America, 1654 to the Present 9:30 am
The History of the Jews in Ameri…
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The year 2004 marked the 350th anniversary of the organized Jewish community in what would become the United States of America that began with the [...]
Tanakh Chevruta 10:40 am
Tanakh Chevruta
Sep 30 @ 10:40 am – 12:00 pm
Tanakh is Torah + Neviim (Prophets) + Ketuvim (Writings). The Hebrew Bible! Chevruta is a study and partnership. This study group explores Jewish spirituality by reading and discussing sacred tezts. We try [...]
Torah Corps Bet 12:00 pm
Torah Corps Bet
Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Torah Corps is NVHC’s unique learning experience for Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation! See our Torah Corps page for more information.
Tikkun Leil Simchat Torah Study and Wine Tasting 7:00 pm
Tikkun Leil Simchat Torah Study …
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us for an evening of text study and wine tasting as we celebrate the completion of Deuteronomy and begin anew in Genesis once again. [...]