Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD

Atid Weekly Update 11/30/18

Shalom Families,

I hope you had a nice Thanksgiving weekend and look forward to seeing you on Sunday.  

Chanukah begins on the evening of Sunday, December 2nd. Click here for the blessings. 

SAVE THE DATE: Latkes and Lights- Chanukah celebration on December 9, 3:45-5:15 pm—–Crafts, games, food, songs, and more! (Flier coming home on Sunday) RSVP’s requested.

Please remember to send your child with tzedakah money! At the end of the year the class will select and organization or two to allocate their funds.

Here is your weekly parsha video! Watch it together as a family this weekend 🙂

Our last Sunday class in December will be on 12/16 and our last Wednesday class will be 12/19.

Wednesday classes will resume on 1/2 and Sunday classes will resume 1/6.

Wishing you and your family a Shabbat shalom,

Luisa Moss
Director of Education and Youth Programming
Tikvat Israel Congregation
2200 Baltimore Road
Rockville, MD 20851

(301)762-7338 ext 120

Community News

Ramah Day Camp Open House

Ramah Day Camp invites all prospective camper families to an Open House on Sunday, December 2nd from 1:30 – 3:30 pm at the summer camp site, the Wellspring Conference Center (11411 Neelsville Church Road, Germantown, MD 20876).  Ramah Day Camp is open to current Pre-K through 4 th grade students.

Families are welcome to come for a short time or stay for a while. A formal welcome by Rabbi Rami Schwartzer, Camp Director, will take place at 2:15 p.m. RSVP’s to Sharon Rosenberg Safra, Assistant Director, are appreciated (sharons@campramahne.org, 301-658-6627).

For more information, go to www.ramahdcdaycamp.org.

Join the Family at Camp Ramah in New England 

Come see what all the excitement is about at Camp Ramah in New England!  Our rich and varied program offer campers the opportunity to grow, learn, and develop life-long friendships while being a part of a vibrant, joyous Jewish community.  Please visit campramahne.org to watch our videos, take a virtual tour of our camp grounds, and explore our programs.  Camp Ramah offers two-week sessions for children currently in grades 2-3 and four or eight-week sessions for children in grades 3-10. We offer a $500 tuition discount to eligible new campers, and significant additional financial aid is available.  For more information feel free to contact Josh Edelglass, Assistant Director, at joshe@campramahne.orgor 781-702-5290 x101.  

Capital Camps Summer and Year-Round Programs

Registration is now open for summer 2019 and our year-round family camp programs! Celebrate the end of Chanukah at Father-Son Family Camp (December 7-9) or welcome in 2019 at New Year’s Family Camp (December 30-January 1). Camp tours are available for prospective summer campers. Click here to learn more.