Tikvat Israel Congregation Rockville MD

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


Women’s Network Rings in 5780 with Tea Time

  • Posted on December 10, 2019

On October 27 the Women’s Network opened its 2019-2020 program with a High Tea.  It was a huge success, with a wonderful turnout, and delicious (more…)

Rabbi Marc Israel Installed as Tikvat Israel’s Rabbi

  • Posted on November 4, 2019

The installation ceremony for Rabbi Marc Israel on Sunday, Nov. 3, began with a “parade” led by Cantor Rochelle Helzner on guitar and Jerry Schuchman (more…)

Focus Music Presents Meghan Cary

  • Posted on November 1, 2019

Critically-acclaimed artist Meghan Cary will perform at Tikvat Israel on November 24 at 7:30 pm. Meghan Cary didn’t mean to be a musician. But when her (more…)

Congregational Meeting Dec. 15

  • Posted on October 31, 2019

Five seats on the Tikvat Israel board of directors will be filled during congregational elections beginning with a nominations meeting at 10 a.m. on Sunday, (more…)

Holiday Concert at Rockville Synagogue: ‘Let There Be Light’

  • Posted on October 20, 2019

The annual concert organized by Cantor Rochelle Helzner will reunite her on the stage with the Robyn Helzner Trio, a group led by her sister, (more…)

A Show of Humorous Storytelling at Tikvat Israel Nov. 10

  • Posted on October 20, 2019

A series of top professional and amateur storytellers will command the stage at Tikvat Israel Congregation in Rockville, Md., during the 7th annual True Stories (more…)

Manna Food Drive on October 8 before Yom Kippur service

  • Posted on October 10, 2019

Many attending Kol Nidre at Tikvat Israel on Tuesday, October 8 contributed food stuffs generously to support the Manna Food Center in Gaithersburg. The bags (more…)

Our Sukkah Was Built

  • Posted on October 8, 2019

A dedicated group of volunteers, led by Alan Apter, came armed with ladders, screwdrivers and mallets to build Tikvat Israel’s back-patio sukkah on Sunday, October. (more…)

Focus Music Presents Gathering Time

  • Posted on October 3, 2019

FocusGathering Time will perform October 27 at 7:30 pm at Tikvat Israel, and they plan to present a concert titled “Jews Who Rock.” Tickets are (more…)

8-Part Series Explores Jewish Values in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict  

  • Posted on August 26, 2019

An eight-part seminar, “Jewish Values and Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,” will take place on Wednesday mornings at Kehilat Pardes and two evenings at Tikvat Israel starting on (more…)