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Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Apr 2 @ 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
Apr 2 @ 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
Apr 2 @ 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. [...]
Tamid 6:15 pm
Tamid
Apr 2 @ 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 [...]
Advanced Modern Hebrew 7:15 pm
Advanced Modern Hebrew
Apr 2 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Tuesdays, February 5-May 14, 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Fee: Member $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Brandeis Modern Hebrew ($82, free [...]
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
Apr 3 @ 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Jewish life and practice can help us to see what really is and what really can be. We explore Jewish wisdom together about how to [...]
Beginning Hebrew 6:00 pm
Beginning Hebrew
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Wednesdays, February 6-April 10, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Aleph Isn’t Tough: An Introduction [...]
Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Adult B’nai Mitzvah
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Never became a Bar or Bat Mitzvah? Now is your time! Becoming a Bar or Bat Mitzvah as an adult provides a unique opportunity to [...]
Beginning Hebrew 7:00 pm
Beginning Hebrew
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Wednesdays, February 6-April 10, 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Aleph Isn’t Tough: An Introduction [...]
POSTPONED – Speaker Series: Jeffrey Bennett 8:00 pm
POSTPONED – Speaker Series: Jeff…
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
POSTPONED - Speaker Series: Jeffrey Bennett
Due to a family emergency, Jeffrey Bennett is unable to speak at NVHC on April 3. Be sure to watch this calendar and check your [...]
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings 6:00 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its B…
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Elizabeth Lacher Time: Thursdays, February 7-May 30, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students Text: Hineni: Prayer Hebrew for Adults ($22.95) Registration required. Click [...]
Membership Engagement 7:00 pm
Membership Engagement @ Adult Lounge
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:15 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Apr 4 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 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
Apr 5 @ 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 [...]
Book Club 9:00 am
Book Club @ library
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Book Club is a group of diverse individuals that meets the first Saturday of the month at 9:00 a.m. to discuss their latest fascinating read. [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Apr 6 @ 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
Apr 6 @ 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 [...]
Shabbat Morning Service 10:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service
Apr 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us after Shabbat Sustenance as we celebrate with the Bar or Bat Mitzvah and their family at our Shabbat morning service!
Advanced Modern Hebrew 8:30 am
Advanced Modern Hebrew
Apr 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Tuesdays, February 5-April 9, 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Fee: Member $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Brandeis Modern Hebrew ($82, free PDF [...]
Sisterhood Passover Boutique 8:30 am
Sisterhood Passover Boutique
Apr 7 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
Apr 7 @ 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.
Brotherhood Breakfast 9:30 am
Brotherhood Breakfast
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Families, come and enjoy good food and fine friends as the NVHC Brotherhood’s chefs cook up a delicious and affordable breakfast. Pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, custom [...]
Kehillat Limmud 9:30 am
Kehillat Limmud
Apr 7 @ 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, [...]
Tanakh Chevruta 9:30 am
Tanakh Chevruta
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:40 am
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 [...]
The History of the Jews in America, 1654 to the Present 9:30 am
The History of the Jews in Ameri…
Apr 7 @ 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 [...]
Voices of Israel: Hearing the Hopes and Dilemmas of the Jewish State 10:45 am
Voices of Israel: Hearing the Ho…
Apr 7 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Gather to study and discuss the work of Israeli writers since 1947 who address the challenges, inspirations and dilemmas of the state through poetry, song [...]
Torah Corps Bet 12:00 pm
Torah Corps Bet
Apr 7 @ 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 2:30 pm
Kol Shirah Rehearsal
Apr 7 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join Kol Shirah, our adult volunteer choir! Kol Shirah performs at one Erev Shabbat service per month, in addition to two concerts in Winter and [...]
Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Apr 9 @ 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
Apr 9 @ 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
Apr 9 @ 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. [...]
Tamid 6:15 pm
Tamid
Apr 9 @ 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 [...]
Congregational Conversation: College 7:00 pm
Congregational Conversation: Col…
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The recent college acceptance scandal reminds us of the longstanding anxiety caused by the college application process in the United States.  This single moment in a child’s life is [...]
Advanced Modern Hebrew 7:15 pm
Advanced Modern Hebrew
Apr 9 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Tuesdays, February 5-May 14, 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Fee: Member $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Brandeis Modern Hebrew ($82, free [...]
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
Apr 10 @ 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Jewish life and practice can help us to see what really is and what really can be. We explore Jewish wisdom together about how to [...]
Beginning Hebrew 6:00 pm
Beginning Hebrew
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Wednesdays, February 6-April 10, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Aleph Isn’t Tough: An Introduction [...]
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mit…
Apr 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
A Hebrew class only for those who are participating in the Adult B’nai Mitzvah experience. This will be dedicated to both learning to decode Hebrew reading and [...]
Beginning Hebrew 7:00 pm
Beginning Hebrew
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Wednesdays, February 6-April 10, 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Aleph Isn’t Tough: An Introduction [...]
Executive Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Executive Committee Meeting @ library
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sisterhood Board Meeting 7:30 pm
Sisterhood Board Meeting
Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas 12:15 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas
Apr 11 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Instructor: Rabbi Michael Holzman Time: Thursdays, 12:15 p.m.-1:00 p.m. ONLINE via Zoom. As one of the cornerstones of Western Civilization, Judaism presents some of the [...]
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings 6:00 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its B…
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Elizabeth Lacher Time: Thursdays, February 7-May 30, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students Text: Hineni: Prayer Hebrew for Adults ($22.95) Registration required. Click [...]
Sisterhood Women’s Seder 6:00 pm
Sisterhood Women’s Seder
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Women’s Seder Led by Cantor Caro Catered Four-course Meal with Wine Celebrate the Passover holiday this year with an evening of spirituality and remembrance led [...]
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:15 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Apr 11 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 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 [...]
Silver Line Kugel Cafe 5:45 pm
Silver Line Kugel Cafe
Apr 12 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Join the Silver Line, NVHC’s 55+ social group, for our monthly Shabbat dinner! Reservations with payment must be received by noon the Wednesday before dinner. [...]
Erev Shabbat Services with Kol Shirah 7:00 pm
Erev Shabbat Services with Kol S…
Apr 12 @ 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 with Kol Shirah!  Following our worship service [...]
Spring Break
Spring Break
Apr 13 – Apr 21 all-day
Have a happy, healthy spring break! Pesach sameach!
Shabbat Sustenance: Great Texts of America – “Tear Down This Wall” Speech 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance: Great Texts …
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
In this month’s Great Texts of America, we tackle one of the most famous speeches of modern American history: Ronald Reagan’s “Tear Down this Wall” [...]
Shabbat Morning Service 10:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service
Apr 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us after Shabbat Sustenance as we celebrate with the Bar or Bat Mitzvah and their family at our Shabbat morning service!
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
Apr 17 @ 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Jewish life and practice can help us to see what really is and what really can be. We explore Jewish wisdom together about how to [...]
Heschel on the Prophets 8:00 am
Heschel on the Prophets
Apr 19 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
The Jewish Bible is divided into three parts, and the second part, the prophets, is the most misunderstood. This section describes the history of early [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Apr 20 @ 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 [...]
Second Night Seder Community Dinner 6:00 pm
Second Night Seder Community Dinner
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Second Night Seder Community Dinner
  Join us for an evening of music, conversation, study, and stories to commemorate our Exodus from Egypt and liberation at the shore of [...]
Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Apr 23 @ 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
Apr 23 @ 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
Apr 23 @ 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. [...]
Tamid 6:15 pm
Tamid
Apr 23 @ 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 [...]
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
Apr 24 @ 8:45 am – 9:15 am
Jewish life and practice can help us to see what really is and what really can be. We explore Jewish wisdom together about how to [...]
Preschool Family Seder 9:30 am
Preschool Family Seder
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mit…
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
A Hebrew class only for those who are participating in the Adult B’nai Mitzvah experience. This will be dedicated to both learning to decode Hebrew reading and [...]
Board of Trustees Meeting 7:00 pm
Board of Trustees Meeting @ multi-purpose room
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings 6:00 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its B…
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Elizabeth Lacher Time: Thursdays, February 7-May 30, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Fee: Members $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students Text: Hineni: Prayer Hebrew for Adults ($22.95) Registration required. Click [...]
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:15 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
Apr 25 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 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 [...]
Preschool Closed
Preschool Closed
Apr 26 all-day
Temple Office Closed
Temple Office Closed
Apr 26 all-day
Yizkor 5:00 pm
Yizkor
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Our service of remembrance, honoring the memories of our loved ones. This year, for both Yizkor at the end of Pesach and on Shavuot, we will be [...]
Festival of Chametz Finally Friday Shabbat 6:00 pm
Festival of Chametz Finally Frid…
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This Finally Friday, not only is it the end of April, it’s also the last day of Pesach (Passover)! Come celebrate the conclusion of Pesach with [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
Apr 27 @ 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 [...]
Shabbat Morning Service 10:30 am
Shabbat Morning Service
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us after Shabbat Sustenance as we celebrate with the Bar or Bat Mitzvah and their family at our Shabbat morning service!
Dueling Pianos Lounge 7:30 pm
Dueling Pianos Lounge
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Two pianos. Two singers. And you. Bring your friends and make it a night to remember! Shout along to your favorite songs and sing loud [...]
Advanced Modern Hebrew 8:30 am
Advanced Modern Hebrew
Apr 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Tuesdays, February 5-April 9, 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Fee: Member $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Brandeis Modern Hebrew ($82, free PDF [...]
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 28 @ 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…
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 28 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 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
Apr 28 @ 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 [...]
Food Packing 12:00 pm
Food Packing
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Did you know that hundreds of kids in Fairfax County go home from school on Friday knowing that their next meal will not be until [...]
Torah Corps Bet 12:00 pm
Torah Corps Bet
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 30 @ 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
Apr 30 @ 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
Apr 30 @ 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. [...]
Tamid 6:15 pm
Tamid
Apr 30 @ 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 [...]
Mussar: Jewish Wisdom through Character Traits 7:00 pm
Mussar: Jewish Wisdom through Ch…
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Mussar is a Jewish system for personal growth, specifically in the realm of character trait refinement, helping individuals to find balance and strength in key [...]
Advanced Modern Hebrew 7:15 pm
Advanced Modern Hebrew
Apr 30 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Instructor: Yehudit Shem-Tov-Gerrig Time: Tuesdays, February 5-May 14, 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m. Fee: Member $110, Non-Members $154, free for Tamid students. Minimum 5 students. Text: Brandeis Modern Hebrew ($82, free [...]
Kol Shirah Rehearsal 7:30 pm
Kol Shirah Rehearsal
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Speaker Series: Tilar Mazzeo 8:00 pm
Speaker Series: Tilar Mazzeo
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Speaker Series: Tilar Mazzeo
The NVHC Distinguished Speaker Series Presents… Tilar Mazzeo “Saving the Children of the Warsaw Ghetto” Tilar Mazzeo is the author of Irena’s Children, the story [...]