From the Washington Forum on Israel Arab Affairs,
the DCJCC, Am Kolel and others...
Join us for the 4th Annual Community Education Day on Israeli Arab Issues
in conjunction with
the 24th Annual Washington Jewish Film Festival
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Stills from films "Garden of Eden" and "When Doves Cry"
Join us for a day of in-depth exploration of the daily lives and challenges of Arab citizens of Israel. We will be screening two films and holding two panel discussions simultaneously.
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Jewish Renewal Weekend
Roots and Branches:
Our Past and Our Future
with RABBI DAVID ZASLOW
March 28-30, 2014
at Am Kolel's Sanctuary Retreat Center
Rabbi David Zaslow is the spiritual leader of Havurah Shir Hadash, a Jewish Renewal community in Ashland, OR. His new book, Jesus: First Century Rabbi, reflects his deep commitment to building interfaith relationships, and is based on solid, academic scholarship that bridges the gap between Judaism and Christianity. Rabbi David, a poet, writer and musician, will be our guest scholar at our next Jewish Renewal weekend, March 28-30. See eLetter for details. Early bird registration until February 15. Please contact Gilah Rosner for information or to register at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not Your Typical Jewish Summer Experience
Celebrating our 11th year, The Martin Buber Youth Kibbutz is the place for passionate, eco-conscious, and creative Jewish youth. Join us this summer at Sanctuary Retreat Center in beautiful rural Montgomery County, Maryland to tend an organic garden, explore Judaism, enjoy nature, express your creativity, and hang out with friends. Two sessions: July 21-July 27 and July 28-August 3. For more information or to register visit www.bubersummer.org.