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Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
May 1 @ 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 [...]
Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Adult B’nai Mitzvah
May 1 @ 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 [...]
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings 6:00 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its B…
May 2 @ 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
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2 7:15 pm
Biblical Hebrew 2
May 2 @ 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
May 3 @ 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
May 4 @ 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: Great Texts of America 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance: Great Texts …
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Shabbat Sustenance: Great Texts of America
Shabbat Sustenance: Great Texts of America Women’s Roles in the American Narrative Saturday, May 4, 9:00 am Join us for Great Texts of America, part of [...]
Tot Shabbat 9:00 am
Tot Shabbat
May 4 @ 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
May 4 @ 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!
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
May 5 @ 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
May 5 @ 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, [...]
KL Kindergarten Orientation 9:30 am
KL Kindergarten Orientation
May 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us to learn more about Kehilat Limmud at NVHC! This orientation is open to upcoming Kindergarten families as well as new first and second [...]
Tanakh Chevruta 9:30 am
Tanakh Chevruta
May 5 @ 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…
May 5 @ 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…
May 5 @ 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
May 5 @ 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.
Israel Movie Series 1:00 pm
Israel Movie Series
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Explore Israel though the movies! We will watch a different movie each week, exploring different themes of Israel and Judaism, all the while experiencing various [...]
Kol Shirah Rehearsal 2:30 pm
Kol Shirah Rehearsal
May 5 @ 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 [...]
Navigating Interfaith Family Life 5:30 pm
Navigating Interfaith Family Life @ Social Hall
May 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us as we discuss the challenges and joys of interfaith family life. We’ll begin the evening with a dairy pot luck meal where [...]
Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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 …
May 8 @ 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 Mother’s Day Tea 9:30 am
Preschool Mother’s Day Tea
May 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Pirkei Avot: A Dive Into the Ethics of Our Ancestors 11:30 am
Pirkei Avot: A Dive Into the Eth…
May 8 @ 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 [...]
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mit…
May 8 @ 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 [...]
Executive Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Executive Committee Meeting @ library
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas 12:15 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas
May 9 @ 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 [...]
Silver Line Kugel Cafe 5:45 pm
Silver Line Kugel Cafe
May 10 @ 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. [...]
Shabbat Kavod Worship Service 7:00 pm
Shabbat Kavod Worship Service
May 10 @ 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 Kavod Morning 9:00 am
Shabbat Kavod Morning
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Shabbat Kavod (Shabbat of respect) is our day to honor parents, friends, mentors, teachers, and people who have shaped our children and ourselves. If you [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
May 11 @ 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
May 11 @ 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!
Preschool Closed – Parent-Teacher Conferences 9:30 am
Preschool Closed – Parent-Teache…
May 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
If needed, school will be open to make up for snow days.
Midweek Hebrew 4:45 pm
Midweek Hebrew
May 14 @ 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
May 14 @ 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
May 14 @ 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
May 14 @ 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
May 14 @ 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
May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
May 15 @ 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 [...]
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings 6:00 pm
Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its B…
May 16 @ 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
May 16 @ 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 [...]
Speaker Series: Sandy Grimes 8:00 pm
Speaker Series: Sandy Grimes
May 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Speaker Series: Sandy Grimes
The NVHC Distinguished Speaker Series presents… Sandy Grimes “Circle of Treason – Uncovering Aldrich Ames” Sandy Grimes is a former career CIA operative who was [...]
Heschel on the Prophets 8:00 am
Heschel on the Prophets
May 17 @ 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 [...]
Preschool Family M’Sibat Shabbat 9:30 am
Preschool Family M’Sibat Shabbat
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Erev Shabbat Worship Service – Kol Shirah 7:00 pm
Erev Shabbat Worship Service – K…
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Friday evening is your chance to disconnect from the outside world, join with family and friends, and welcome Shabbat! Our prayer experience this Shabbat is [...]
Torah Corps Aleph 8:30 am
Torah Corps Aleph
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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…
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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
May 19 @ 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 [...]
VOICE May Action 3:30 pm
VOICE May Action
May 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Every candidate up for election for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chair will be in attendance at this critical VOICE meeting. We will talk [...]
Torah Corps Gimmel 4:45 pm
Torah Corps Gimmel
May 21 @ 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
May 21 @ 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
May 21 @ 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 …
May 22 @ 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 End of Year Class Parties 9:30 am
Preschool End of Year Class Parties
May 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mit…
May 22 @ 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
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas 12:15 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas
May 23 @ 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…
May 23 @ 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
May 23 @ 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 [...]
Lag B’Omer at Lake Fairfax Park Erev Shabbat Worship Service 6:00 pm
Lag B’Omer at Lake Fairfax Park … @ Lake Fairfax Park
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Lag b’Omer marks the 33rd day of the Omer, a kind of spiritual break from the wandering in the desert and wilderness of our souls [...]
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Body, Soul, and Mind 9:00 am
Shabbat Sustenance– For the Bod…
May 25 @ 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 [...]
Kol Shirah Rehearsal 2:30 pm
Kol Shirah Rehearsal
May 26 @ 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 [...]
Torah Corps Gimmel 4:45 pm
Torah Corps Gimmel
May 28 @ 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.
Cancelled: Mussar: Jewish Wisdom through Character Traits 7:00 pm
Cancelled: Mussar: Jewish Wisdom…
May 28 @ 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 [...]
Mussar in Practice: The Path of the Soul 8:45 am
Mussar in Practice: The Path of …
May 29 @ 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 [...]
Adult B’nai Mitzvah 6:30 pm
Adult B’nai Mitzvah
May 29 @ 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 [...]
Finally Friday Shabbat Honoring Our Graduating Seniors 6:00 pm
Finally Friday Shabbat Honoring …
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for Finally Friday as we not only celebrate the last Friday of the month, but also the end of another amazing year of [...]