Shaare Tefila is an egalitarian congregation, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism and The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, which encourages member participation in a variety of activities and where individuals of diverse backgrounds and levels of observance are accepted and valued. We build on our heritage by strengthening our connections to Jewish life through worship, education, and community. Check out these upcoming events at Shaare Tefila…
- We Support Israel. Stand Strong For Israel. – Click here for more information.
- Israel Advocacy Program- Wednesday, Aug. 27th at 7:45 pm in the sanctuary.
Guest speaker Noa Meir, Director of Israel Action Center and International Affairs, will be speaking. Representatives from Friends of IDF and Maagen David Olam will also be in attendance
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- High Holiday Ticket Orders Deadline is Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Tickets will be mailed out after Friday September 5, 2014. Click here to sign up.
- ST Membership outreach table at Olney Farmers Market on Sunday, September 7 from 9 – 1pm.
- First day back at Chavaya! September 7 9:30 a.m. and Parent Meeting at 11:30 a.m.
- Back to Shul Shabbat Alive and Shabbat Dinner- Friday, September 12 at 6:30 pm sharp
- ST New Member Brunch and orientation: Sunday, September 14, 2014 from 10-11:30 am
- Our New High Holiday Machzor – an Introduction! Led by Rabbi Layman on Wed. Sept. 10 and Monday, Sept. 15 at 7:45 pm.
- Sisterhood Art for the Jewish Heart program- Sisterhood event on Sunday, September 21
- Rosh HaShanah starts Wednesday night, September 24.
- Tashlich at Lake Seneca- Sunday, September 28 at 9:30 a.m.
- Kol Nidre is Friday night, October 3.
- Stay tuned for the spring schedule of Taste of Shabbat in Song, Taste of Shabbat in Study, Shabbat Alive! instrumental service services
- Shabbat Alive – TBD 6:00 p.m. nosh 6:30 service
- Click here to view our Survivor Stories from the Holocaust Survivor Cookbook Shabbat Dinner program.