Jewish learning comes in so many forms for all ages. Regular class offerings include Hebrew, Introduction to Judaism, and Love & Religion, our interfaith couples workshop. Meet our Jewish Life Instructors here!

Please make sure you read our Registration Policies before registering for a class.

Multi-Session Classes:

Wednesdays, starting September 26, 6:00, 7:00, and 8:00 PM
Hebrew Classes:
The Edlavitch JCC offers six levels of conversational Hebrew, from learning the aleph bet to reading advanced literature. Our teachers are native Hebrew speakers with many years of teaching experience.

Tuesdays, October 16 - December 11, 7:30-9:15 PM
Introduction to Judaism:
Come explore the rich fabric of Judaism! Using traditional texts and modern examples, we will cover the fundamentals of Jewish life, including Shabbat and holidays, prayer, lifecycle rituals, ethics, and beliefs.

Love & Religion: An Interfaith Workshop for Jews and their Partners: The next session of Love & Religion will be held in the winter. Registration will be available in the fall. Check back here or email to be notified when registration is available.

Other Classes:
Wednesdays, September 26-October 24, 2018, 7:00-8:30 PM
Classes for Theater Lovers:
Get a behind the scenes look into all of the elements that go into making a production come together. Learn how a director solves the challenges of a script, and weaves all the design elements (scenery, costumes, lighting and sound) into a unified piece of theater. The registration fee includes tickets to the October 17 preview performance of Actually by Anna Ziegler at Arena Stage in the Kogod Cradle, which will be followed by a discussion.

Independent Groups:

Hebrew Speakers Group
7:00-8:30 pm, alternate Thursdays

Mah Jongg
Tuesdays, 6:30 pm
Fridays, 10:30 am
All players with some playing experience are welcome to join these public games. Email John to be added to the email list.

*Learning should never be cost-prohibitive. If the cost of any EDCJCC class prevents you from registering, please contact Darya Watnick at 202-777-3259 or by email to discuss payment plans or other alternatives.

Questions? Contact us for more information on any Jewish Life program, event, or class.

Darya Watnick

Director of Jewish Engagement

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