Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD

Atid Weekly Update 3/15/19

Shalom Families,

I hope everyone has been enjoying this beautiful weather!  Have you started thinking about your costume for Purim?  Purim is coming this week! See below for some fun opportunities to rock your costume.  

  1. Sunday, March 17, after school we are going to pack Purim baskets for the congregation, all kids are welcome to join. 11:30-1:30.  Can I get a few parent helpers too? Bring a dairy lunch. Please email me to register.
  1. Mark your calendar, our Purim Puppet Show is March 20th. Here is a flyer with details on how to register for a pizza dinner beforehand. Costumes welcome!
  1. Purim Carnival is Sunday, March 24. Come to Religious School in your costume!
  1. 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
www.tikvatisrael.org


Community News

  1. 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 Thursday, March 14th at 7pm 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!

  2. Bring your Family to Ramah this Memorial Day Weekend!
    Join Camp Ramah in New England for an unforgettable Family Camp weekend from May 24th-27th! We offer camp activities, like sports and arts, a ride on our Alpine Tower Swing, rafting on our agam (lake), and an unforgettable Ramah Shabbat. We will have excellent childcare for children of all ages from toddler on up, and we will even have shmirah (babysitting) at night so the adults can go experience camp on their own.  There will be programs for adults, children, both together, and anyone in between. Family Camp is always a blast, and we’d be thrilled if you’d join us! Email Simon Luxemburg at simonl@campramahne.org with any questions! You can learn more about the program on our website herewatch our Family Camp video, and can sign up through this form. We hope to see you there!

  3. Capital Camps Summer and Year-Round Programs
    Summer Fun at Capital Camps
    Enjoy a summer of limitless fun, friends, memories, and more at Capital Camps! Don’t miss out on opportunities for children and/or the whole family at Capital Camps this summer. Experience Limitless Adventure our brand new static tower on the ropes course, our beautiful lake and aquatics center, sprawling sports fields, impressive arts offerings, and more. Get a taste of camp at Yotair (Rookie Camp) and Family Camp (August 16-18), or during traditional 2-4 week sessions. New camper grants are available! Learn more at 301-468-2267 or on an upcoming tour. Visit capitalcamps.org for more information or to RSVP for a tour.