• slide24 Silver Spring Sukkah, 2015
  • slide20 – David G.
  • slide21 – Tallis Embrace
  • slide6 – View of Community at WES (Purim)
  • slide7 – Max & Esther
  • slide13 – Hand, Quill, Torah
  • slide25 – David Smith cap
  • slide4 – Alys
  • slide3 – Josh bar mitzvah
  • slide14 – Young Talia and Liana
  • slide10 – Young Kalia with Sue
  • slide9 -Fran T purim
  • slide5 – Rosa
  • slide28 – Finished Tenley Town Sukkah, 2015
  • slide22 – Hannah Food Kitchen
  • slide2 – Judybeth painting
  • slide17 – Rhonda Singing
  • slide18 – Many Hands on Quill
  • slide27 – Tenley Town Sukkah Builders, 2015
  • slide23 – Victoria and Ruth
  • slide1 – Hands on Torah Handle
  • slide8 – 3 men Purim
  • slide19 – Caleb Food Kitchen
  • slide15 – Vienna Sukkah 2015
  • slide11 – Jay accordion
  • slide26 – Building the Tenley Town Sukkah, 2015
  • slide16 – Norman Megillah
  • slide12 – Gilah scroll

Announcements!

Sunday, July 23, 11:30a.m. – Baruch Dayan Emet.  Our long time member and friend Esther Ticktin has died.   The funeral will be on Sunday at 11:30am at Ohr Kodesh Congregation, www.ohrkodesh.org,  8300 Meadowbrook Ln, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 , off East West Highway not far from our normal place of services and burial will follow at Mt Lebanon cemetery in Adelphi Maryland.  Rabbi Gilah Langner will lead the service.  May Esther’s memory, and her many words and deeds, be a blessing for her family and for all of us.

Monday, July 31, 8:30p.m. – Tisha B’Av service – We will be joining Shirat Hanfesh at their home, North Chevy Chase Christian Church, 8814 Kensington Parkway, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 for the reading of Eichah (Book of Lamentations) and commemoration of Tisha B’av and the days of tragedy and exile in Jewish history.

Monday July 31 – Sunday, August 6 – National Havurah Committee Institute Summer 2017, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT.  Deadline to register is July 10.

Saturday, August 12, 1-3pm We will have a Special kiddush after services and say words of appreciation to honor Clare Feinson.

Saturday, August 26, 9:30-2:30pm – Bat Mitzvah of Zoe Fagnani.  We will be celebrating the the Bat Mitzvah of Zoe Fagnani, daughter of Judybeth Greene (Fabrangen’s artist-in-residence.) Members should please bring their own personal copies of Kol Haneshama siddur.   If you would like to assist with logistics, please contact Fran Teplitz (fran_teplitz@yahoo.com.)   We also invite community members to bring cookies, fruit, or other dessert items, as you are inclined.


1.High Holiday preparations are rapidly approaching. Please e-mail Ariel Rubin at coordinator@fabrangen.org if you would like to get involved in a new way this year. Lots of volunteer opportunities.

2. We will celebrate Simhat Torah on the 7th day this year (evening of Wednesday, October 11). Planning is in full force before September.  If you would like to lead a hakafah, leyn Torah, help with set up or clean up, or help lead singing, please contact Bracha Laster (bracha.laster@gmail.com

3.  Fabrangen has signed up to serve as a “first friend” for an Eritrean refugee family that the Ethiopian Community Development Center (ECDC) sponsors.  The father was a high school math teacher in Eritrea and Ethiopia, and he and his wife have two small children.  For more information regarding the family and how you can assist, please contact Larry Garber at lagarber@gmail.com.au

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High Holidays are coming soon!

High Holiday schedule

UPCOMING EVENTS

Jul
29
Sat
9:00 am Saturday Morning Meditation @ Washington Ethical Society Bldg
Saturday Morning Meditation @ Washington Ethical Society Bldg
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Join us for a half hour of silent meditation before services.  Jewish meditation uses the same techniques as other meditation traditions (attention, awareness, devotion or love), but in a Jewish context.
9:00 am Shomer: Jerry Garfinkel @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Shomer: Jerry Garfinkel @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
 
9:30 am Shabbat Services – Saturday morn... @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Shabbat Services – Saturday morn... @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Jul 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
Fabrangen holds weekly Shabbat services in DC at 7750 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20012 (at the corner of 16th and Kalmia Road NW) in the Washington Ethical Society building. Our services are egalitarian, led[...]
Jul
31
Mon
8:30 pm Tisha B’Av Services @ North Chevy Chase Christian Church
Tisha B’Av Services @ North Chevy Chase Christian Church
Jul 31 @ 8:30 pm
We will be joining Shirat Hanefesh at their home, North Chevy Chase Christian Church, 8814 Kensington Parkway, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. Monday night, July 31 at 8:30pm for the reading of Eichah (Book of Lamentations) and[...]
Aug
5
Sat
9:00 am Saturday Morning Meditation @ Washington Ethical Society Bldg
Saturday Morning Meditation @ Washington Ethical Society Bldg
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Join us for a half hour of silent meditation before services.  Jewish meditation uses the same techniques as other meditation traditions (attention, awareness, devotion or love), but in a Jewish context.
9:15 am Shomer: Bob Rovinsky @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Shomer: Bob Rovinsky @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Aug 5 @ 9:15 am – 12:30 pm
 
9:30 am Shabbat Services – Saturday morn... @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Shabbat Services – Saturday morn... @ Washington Ethical Society Building
Aug 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
Fabrangen holds weekly Shabbat services in DC at 7750 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20012 (at the corner of 16th and Kalmia Road NW) in the Washington Ethical Society building. Our services are egalitarian, led[...]