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July 20, 2017
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Join the Bender JCC of Greater Washington for preschool-friendly challah making, activities, and a PJ Library story time in preparation for Shabbat.
July 21, 2017
4:30 - 6:30 PM
Join the Bender JCC and Beth El for family friendly Shabbat by the pool. Bring a picnic dinner for yourself or participate in our communitywide potluck.
July 27 - August 17, 2017
10:45 - 11:30 AM | OR | 1:00 - 1:45 PM
Stretch, Observe & Strengthen your way to decreasing the risk of falling!
July 27, 2017
Hang out with J Play and PJ Library while enriching your little ones with sunshine, music, and laughter at Strathmore’s Backyard Theater for Kids.
July 30, 2017
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Hebrew story time is a reoccuring program run by the Israeli House-Washington and the Bender JCC. This month’s book is Gali’s Soap Bubbles.
July 26 - September 27, 2017
8:00 - 9:00 PM
Never stop learning with LINKS! Enjoy dynamic studying on a variety of topics regarding Jewish life and tradition.
July 10 - August 21, 2017
Mondays & Fridays | 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Conquer the world of free weights in this women’s only program that targets multiple muscle groups at once!
July 10 - July 31, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Master the proper form for all your stretching needs and get those abs ready for beach season!
June 29 - August 13, 2017
A Sense of Renewal presents images that long for the past, portend the future, and examine our present world. Through their work the artists convey the sense of renewed depictions of what was, what is, and what will hopefully remain.
August 15, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dish it out with J Play and PJ Library! Have your kids roll up their sleeves for a fun and free pizza making party!
August 11, 2017
5:00 - 7:45 PM
Join the Bender JCC and B’nai Israel for family friendly Shabbat by the pool. Bring a picnic dinner for yourself or participate in our communitywide potluck.
August 15 - October 17, 2017
Get up, get out and get running! Train for your first (or next) 5K with a great group of people!
August 25, 2017
6:30 - 9:30 PM
Join The Jewish Studio for the next (and best) Shabbat of Summer filled with food, music and community that will feed your soul.
August 27, 2017
11:35 AM - 4:35 PM
Enjoy activities for all ages two hours prior to the game. Presented by the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.
September 17 - May 6, 2018
Arts Alive is an interactive Jewish educational experience that fosters positive Jewish identity, nurtures a love for Jewish life and learning, and inspires a passion for the arts from a young age.
We encourage everyone to seek meaning and fulfillment by participating in our rich programming inspired by our Jewish heritage.
We open our doors to everyone, including people of all backgrounds, religions, abilities and sexual orientations, and interfaith couples and families.
Inclusion permeates our Center. Inclusion is belonging.
Center Scene magazine is a monthly publication of community news, member stories, programs and events.
The Bender JCC is a neighborhood – a place to feel comfortable, make new friends and meet up with old friends.