Tikvat Israel Congregation Rockville MD

A Friendly, Participatory and Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, Maryland

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Live, Loud and in Color … But from an Empty Shul

  • Posted on July 9, 2020

By Jay P. Goldman, Tikvat Israel Bulletin Editor When Cantor Helzner stepped to the bima precisely at 10 a.m. on May 9 and offered a (more…)

Through a Photographer’s Lens: Learning to See

  • Posted on July 6, 2020

By Larry Marc Levine We live in difficult times. Things will improve. In the meantime, people have come up with some creative ways to deal (more…)

A Seat at the Table

  • Posted on June 21, 2020

On Sunday, June 14 fifteen Women’s Network members met to discuss the online YIVO class called “A Seat at the Table: A Journey into Jewish (more…)

Hamlisch Theme Performed by Cantor in Concert Spotlighting Brill Building

  • Posted on June 2, 2020

Cantor Rochelle Helzner performed a Marvin Hamlisch composition, “’Cause I Believe in Loving,” in a virtual concert May 31 titled “Blue Suede Jews” that involved (more…)

Document Shredding Set for June 7

  • Posted on May 27, 2020

Tikvat Israel Congregation in Rockville will hold a document shredding event from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 7. A commercial recycling firm (more…)

Women’s Network Zoom Program Featured Shirley Waxman

  • Posted on May 19, 2020

On Sunday May 17, 2020 the Women’s Network hosted a Zoom Program presented by Tikvat Israel’s own renowned fiber artist Shirley Waxman. Seventeen women logged onto (more…)

Lag BaOmer Celebrations

  • Posted on May 13, 2020

Elana Moss, Education and Youth Programming Director, organized a family Zoom Conferencing Lag BaOmer celebration. Several families joined the online celebration with dinner in hand. (more…)

Congregants’ Artwork Off Limits, But Accessible on Museum Site

  • Posted on April 27, 2020

BY JAY P. GOLDMAN, TIKVAT ISRAEL BULLETIN EDITOR Three Tikvat Israel artists had a chance to celebrate the opening of a multifaceted art exhibit titled (more…)

Congregants Stay Active in Virtual Yoga Each Week

  • Posted on April 24, 2020

More than 20 Tikvat Israel members have regularly taken advantage of a virtual yoga course that’s been run by Sarah Fishman during the coronavirus epidemic. (more…)

First Virtual Bar Mitzvah at TI

  • Posted on March 30, 2020

The public health crisis forced the cancellation of the scheduled bar mitzvah – the first of the year at Tikvat Israel in Rockville and the (more…)