Category Archives: Announcements

URJ’s Spring MoCo-Area Virtual Introduction to Judaism Course

URJ's Spring MoCo-Area Virtual Introduction to Judaism Course Hosted by Temple Emanuel, Kensington, MD January 4 – May 3, 2021; Mondays, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m Engage with Jewish values, celebrations, spirituality, and community in this Introduction to Judaism class, an engaging 16-session course for anyone who wants to gain a deeper understanding of Jewish…
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Kids’ Time 5781

Kids’ TimeTemple Shalom 2020-2021 Adult/Child class • Birth – PreK singing • dancing • stories • art • Hebrew What: The first 30 minutes of each session will be a space for parents to connect, learn, and engage with one another, followed by programming for families and children together. **Once a month, we will welcome in…
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State of the Temple June 2020

Hello and welcome to the 2020 annual meeting.  I am Peter Howard, a Vice President of Temple Shalom. I must admit, I was a bit nervous when I was asked to deliver the State of the Temple address this year.  Typically, one of the Vice Presidents will stand before the congregation, packed into the social…
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Virtual Temple Shalom!

Thursday, January 14   10:30 am News and Views Group discussion of current news issues providing people an opportunity to explore topics for thoughtful discussion   4:0o pm Tween/Teen Torah Study with Emily Meyer (5th - 12th gr.) Spend an hour with Miss Emily looking at this week’s Torah portion. We’ll talk about Torah, history,…
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Update on Temple Operations. Read our Covid-19 Response

November 18, 2020   Dear Temple Shalom Families and Friends, We write with an update on the operating status of Temple Shalom. What started as a two-week closure of our building became a closure through April and then a closure through the end of the current calendar year (with the exception of a strictly regulated reopening…
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Temple Shalom Receives 2020 Best of Chevy Chase Award

CHEVY CHASE February 13, 2020 -- Temple Shalom has been selected for the 2020 Best of Chevy Chase Award in the Community Synagogues category by the Chevy Chase Award Program. Each year, the Chevy Chase Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These…
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Statement on Inclusion

Statement on Inclusion We include and celebrate all: Jews by Choice and by Birth, all LGBTQIA+ Jews, Jews of Color, interfaith families, interracial Jews, adoptive Jewish families, Sephardic, Mizrachi, Ethiopian, Ashkenazi Jews and Jews of all other ethnic backgrounds, Jews from a Reform background or coming to Reform Judaism from another Jewish movement or tradition, Jews of all races,…
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