Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD


Weather Related Announcements

  • Posted on January 21, 2016

It’s that time of year… In the event of inclement weather, decisions about cancellations, delays and postponements will be made expeditiously and, first and foremost, (more…)

Pajama Havdalah

  • Posted on January 14, 2016

About 50 people, many in their sleepwear, gathered on Saturday, January 9 to enjoy Pajama Havdalah. The crowd sang with Cantor Helzner and learned with (more…)

Trees Planted on Behalf of Tikvat Israel

  • Posted on January 13, 2016

Rabbi Benjamin Shull was formally installed as Tikvat Israel’s Rabbi on November 1, 2015. Rabbi Shull requested that 10 percent of all sponsorship funds raised (more…)

Board Members to be Installed on Shabbat

  • Posted on January 10, 2016

Five members of Tikvat Israel who were elected in December to the synagogue’s board of directors will be formally installed by the clergy during Shabbat (more…)

Delivering a Memorable Message

  • Posted on January 8, 2016

More than two dozen Tikvat Israel members are learning the rudiments of delivering a spellbinding D’var Torah during a four-session workshop led by Rabbi Benjamin (more…)

Library Committee Up and Running

  • Posted on December 28, 2015

If you are a professional librarian, have worked or volunteered in a library, or even if you just love libraries, please consider joining the library (more…)

Board Meeting Dec. 28

  • Posted on December 24, 2015

The December meeting of the TI Board of Directors will take place at 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 28, in the Flax Library. All congregants (more…)

Congregants Elect Five to Two-Year Board Terms

  • Posted on December 21, 2015

Members of Tikvat Israel elected five members to the synagogue’s board of directors at a congregational meeting Sunday morning, Dec. 20. Three dozen attendees approved (more…)

She Plants a Seed

  • Posted on December 18, 2015

Area Sisterhood groups convened at Har Shalom in Potomac on December 16 for a Torah fund dinner, and one of the TI representatives on hand (more…)

Cantor, in a Fitting Persona, Rocks the Hall in Concert

  • Posted on December 17, 2015

Rochelle Helzner, backed by the five-piece Mark Novak Band, rocked the rafters of Tikvat Israel’s social hall on Sunday, Dec. 13, during a concert billed (more…)