May – July 2017

Confirmation Worship Service @ Social Hall
May 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A worship service offered by our 10th graders, a culminating event in their formal Jewish education.  Their words of Torah are inspiring and for many [...]
Lag b’Omer Shabbat Celebration – at Lake Fairfax Park @ Lake Fairfax Amphitheater
May 26, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Lag B’Omer celebrates the 33rd day of the Omer. Centuries ago, the Romans outlawed the study of Torah at this time of the year, so [...]
Our year of Jubilee festivities concludes with Shavuot, the holiday celebrating the gift of Torah received at Mount Sinai with a special Torah reading. We [...]
Yizkor Service
May 30, 2017 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join us for a memorial service which is open to the public.  If you have questions, please call the temple office at (703) 437-7733.
Sof Shavua Nosh
June 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
A “pre-Oneg” (Sof Shavua Nosh) prior to services, that encourages people to eat and enjoy a sip of wine and snack and socialize.  Come straight from work, [...]
Atid Erev Shabbat Worship Service, plus Shireinu
June 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Please join us this Shabbat as we honor our teachers, high school graduates, and the recipient of our Sam Selden Youth Leadership Award. Our youth choir, Shireinu, [...]
Tot Shabbat @ Sanctuary
June 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tot Shabbat @ Sanctuary
Nothing is more heartwarming than the sight of the youngest members of our community running to the Sanctuary for Shabbat!  Tot Shabbat affords our children [...]
Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
June 3, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 12:00 pm
Shabbat morning services at NVHC are open to the public. In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate important lifecycle events such as [...]
Join us in welcoming Mark Hetfield, CEO and President of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS), who will be our guest speaker during Shabbat services. [...]
Torah Talk @ Sanctuary
June 10, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
The Torah is a vast collection of stories, commandments, ritual practices, and ethical standards. It is meant to be studied and understood not only to [...]
Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
June 10, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 12:00 pm
Shabbat morning services at NVHC are open to the public. In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate important lifecycle events such as [...]
Sof Shavua Nosh @ Social Hall
June 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for a bit of nosh and socializing before services begin.
Torah Talk @ Sanctuary
June 17, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
The Torah is a vast collection of stories, commandments, ritual practices, and ethical standards. It is meant to be studied and understood not only to [...]
Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
June 17, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 12:00 pm
Shabbat morning services at NVHC are open to the public. In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate important lifecycle events such as [...]
Learn to chant Torah!
June 20, 2017 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Why is the Torah chanted?   Does it take special skill?   Do I need a good voice? (No!)   Could I possibly ever learn to chant from [...]
Torah Talk @ Sanctuary
June 24, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
The Torah is a vast collection of stories, commandments, ritual practices, and ethical standards. It is meant to be studied and understood not only to [...]
Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
June 24, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 12:00 pm
Shabbat morning services at NVHC are open to the public. In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate important lifecycle events such as [...]
Erev Shabbat Worship Service
June 30, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Casual Shabbat Worship Service
July 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate together as a community.  Our services are open to the public.
Tot Shabbat @ Sanctuary
July 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tot Shabbat @ Sanctuary
Nothing is more heartwarming than the sight of the youngest members of our community running to the Sanctuary for Shabbat!  Tot Shabbat affords our children [...]
Erev Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
July 7, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Casual Shabbat Worship Service
July 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate together as a community.  Our services are open to the public.
Erev Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
July 14, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Casual Shabbat Worship Service
July 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate together as a community.  Our services are open to the public.
Erev Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
July 21, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Casual Shabbat Worship Service
July 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
In community, we pray, we read Torah, we sing…and celebrate together as a community.  Our services are open to the public.
Erev Shabbat Worship Service @ Sanctuary
July 28, 2017 @ 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 [...]