May 2019

Prayer Hebrew 1: Sh’ma and Its Blessings
May 16, 2019 @ 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
May 16, 2019 @ 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
May 16, 2019 @ 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
May 17, 2019 @ 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 [...]
Erev Shabbat Worship Service – Kol Shirah
May 17, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 19, 2019 @ 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
May 21, 2019 @ 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
May 21, 2019 @ 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
May 21, 2019 @ 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
May 22, 2019 @ 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 [...]
Hebrew Class for Adult B’nai Mitzvah
May 22, 2019 @ 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 @ multi-purpose room
May 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Big Jewish Ideas
May 23, 2019 @ 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
May 23, 2019 @ 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
May 23, 2019 @ 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 @ Lake Fairfax Park
May 24, 2019 @ 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 [...]
Kol Shirah Rehearsal
May 26, 2019 @ 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 [...]