Category Archives: Announcements

November 18 Holiday Craft Mart Seeking Vendors

November 18 Holiday Craft Mart Flyer Seeking Vendors Temple Shalom’s Annual Holiday Craft Mart Temple Shalom 8401 Grubb Road Chevy Chase, MD November 18, 2018 9:00 am - 1:00 pm $36 per table for Temple Members $54 per table for Non-Members •Items for sale must be hand-crafted or of a high quality in nature. •Setup…
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Introduction to Judaism

Temple Shalom will be hosting the URJ's Introduction to Judaism course this fall. Introduction to Judaism is for anyone who wants to gain a deeper understanding of Jewish life through a Reform lens. Open to all, this course is designed for individuals and couples from Jewish and various faith traditions and cultural backgrounds and those…
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Temple Shalom Announces New Senior Rabbi

Rabbi Rachel Ackerman Selected as Senior Rabbi of Temple Shalom Chevy Chase, MD. – Temple Shalom is pleased to announce that Rabbi Rachel Ackerman has been hired as the new senior rabbi of Temple Shalom in Chevy Chase, Maryland, beginning July 1, 2018.   Most recently, Rabbi Ackerman served as the associate rabbi of Temple…
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Rabbi Rachel Ackerman – Why did you become a rabbi?

Over the past many months a number of you have asked the question most often asked of rabbis. Why? Why did you become a rabbi? It’s hard to pinpoint an exact moment (although, at another point I’m happy to share some significant ones from adolescence that certainly nudged me in this direction), but my deep…
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