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…

  • Back to Schul Kick-Off Shabbat Dinner – Friday, September 11 at 6:00pm
    Summer is gone, but our memories last forever.
    Join Shaare Tefila on Friday, September 11, 2015
    for our Back to Schul Kick-Off Shabbat Dinner
    and share:

    “What you did during Summer Vacation”

    Please share your most memorable moments of Summer.
    E-mail 2-3 of your favorite photos to Bob Freedman at bob.freedman@gmail.com.

    We will showcase them during our cocktail hour.
    This Shabbat dinner will have a new format.
    “Happy Hour” 6:00-6:30ish complete with wine, cheese, veggies, kid-friendly beverage bar and great social time

    Enjoy an Israeli themed dairy dinner followed by Shabbat Services 8pm
    Adults $18
    Children 5-18 $10
    Children 4 and under free
    Max of $54 per family

    Please make your reservation by Tuesday, September 8th (noon)
    Via chaverweb or call Julie Mintz in the office

      • Sign Language interpretation is provided on the last shabbat morning of the month.
      • Click here to view our Survivor Stories from the Holocaust Survivor Cookbook Shabbat Dinner program.
      Click on the events page for more details.
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