Tikvat Israel Congregation Rockville MD

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


Rabbi Candidate Visitation Dates

  • Posted on March 3, 2015

The Tikvat Israel Rabbi Search Committee has arranged visits to Tikvat Israel from four candidates for the full-time rabbi position  over the next six weeks. (more…)

Rabbi Candidate ‘Meet and Greet’ Weekends

  • Posted on February 23, 2015

The Rabbi Search Committee at Tikvat Israel will be deciding soon on which candidates to invite to the synagogue to lead Shabbat services and to (more…)

‘Pour ’em for Purim’ Plus Puppet Production on March 3

  • Posted on February 12, 2015

Tikvat Israel’s Purim festivities begin on Wednesday evening, March 4, with a family celebration including a Purim Puppet Production and costume parade from 6:30 to 7:15 (more…)

Synagogue’s Rabbi Search Moves into Interview Gear

  • Posted on February 11, 2015

Tikvat Israel’s Rabbi Search Committee is well underway in the interview stage of considering candidates for the synagogue’s full-time rabbi position. The committee has been (more…)

Toastmasters to Run Four-Week Speechcraft Workshop at TI

  • Posted on February 11, 2015

Hopeful Communicators Toastmasters Club at Tikvat Israel will run a workshop on presentation skills  and meeting management over four evenings this spring. The workshop runs (more…)

Hazak Cantors Assembly Concert

  • Posted on February 10, 2015

It may have been icy outside on Tuesday (Feb. 10), but inside an Olney synagogue an audience of Hazak members was warmed thoroughly by the (more…)

Weather-Related Announcements

  • Posted on February 10, 2015

Winter sometimes means inclement weather, resulting in postponements and cancellations. Whenever possible we will notify B’kesher subscribers of any weather-related scheduling changes. You may also call (more…)

Molly Amster Appointed to Head Jews United for Justice Chapter

  • Posted on December 28, 2014

Molly Amster, daughter of Tikvat Israel congregants Michael and Debbie Amster, is now executive director of Baltimore’s branch of Jews United for Justice (JUFJ), according (more…)

TI Teen Elected to International Leadership Berth in United Synagogue Youth

  • Posted on December 28, 2014

The honors keep rolling in for Tikvat Israel’s own Micah Cowan, who was elected on Dec. 24 by hundreds of his peers attending the annual international convention (more…)

Grishman Elected President of Synagogue

  • Posted on December 17, 2014

Congregants selected Melanie Grishman, a synagogue member of 24 years, to the presidency of Tikvat Israel Congregation for the next two years. Grishman and other (more…)