Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD

Atid Weekly Update 11/9/18

Shalom Families,

   *Sunday, November 11th No Class – Teacher Professional Day.

3rd-6th Graders– See you Wednesday.
4-6th graders, please remember your homework folder, and to complete your assignment.

Today is the first day of the Hebrew month of Kislev.  Attached is a calendar that suggests acts of kindness for each day of the month. I hope you are inspired to give them a try 🙂

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 🙂

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 p.m. 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 learn about Camp Ramah in New England without leaving your home! Please join us for an online virtual parlor meeting on Wednesday, November 7 at 7 pm EST with our Assistant Director, Josh Edelglass. By using our online web conferencing app, you will be able to meet and interact with Josh on your computer screen, see a short presentation about the magic of Camp Ramah, and ask any questions you may have about our program. Join us to hear how Camp Ramah’s rich and varied program offer campers the opportunity to grow, learn, and develop life-long friendships as they connect to Judaism in a unique way. 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.  Please RSVP to joshe@campramahne.org.  Explore our website at: www.campramahne.org!

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.