Schedule of Services for Passover:  

All held at Washington Ethical Society Building, 7750 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC  20012

Saturday, April 8, 9:30 AM – 12 Noon – Shabbat Hagadol – Shabbat before Passover (Pesach)

Tuesday, April 11, 10 AM – 1PM – First Day – Morning Pesach Services 

Saturday, April 15, 9:30 AM – 12 Noon  – Shabbat during Passover (Pesach) – includes chanting from Song of Songs.

Tuesday April 18, 10 AM – 1PM – Eighth Day pf Passover  – Morning Services with Yizkor 


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Information about Seders:


Fabrangeners Jay McCrensky and Barbara Hess help lead a 

2nd Night Passover Fabrangen Community Seder

When: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Time: Seder begins at 7:00 pm, we will be setting up @ 6:00 pm
What: A musical, mystical, contemplative, celebratory, educational and fun seder
Place: The Bannockburn Community Clubhouse in Bethesda, MD (near Glen Echo)
Where: At the intersection of Bannockburn Drive and Laverock Lane; the driveway is from Laverock Ln.

1. It will be potluck – parve (no meat, no dairy – eggs and fish are okay), kosher l’pesach.
2. The general guidelines for the potluck are:  for last names beginning w/
     A-F:  bring a dessert and drinks
     G-M: bring a cold side dish (this can include traditional type dishes like haroseth)
     N-Z:  bring a hot side dish

We will be providing a number of so-called “Maxwell House” haggadahs, but people are encouraged to bring their own.
Please let me know if you are better able to help with setup or cleanup.  We will need helpers on both ends.
We can make special arrangements for anyone who is unable to shop/cook.
Musical instruments are encouraged. 

Please RSVP  at  as to:

1. how many will be in your party
2. what you would like to bring so that I can coordinate the food/drink and
3. and feel free to contact me with any questions.

Thanks,   Barbara Hess and Jay McCrensky  Also reachable at  301-404-6273