Registration is now open for Fall Programs for Bender JCC Members. The General Public may register for programs beginning on August 14. Check out our program guide online today!
Join us for family friendly High Holidays celebrations including Apples and Honeys, I Am Sorry Day, and Sukkah Village!
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.
August 20, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Hebrew story time is a reoccurring program run by the Israeli House-Washington and the Bender JCC.
Refer a friend to the Bender JCC and get One Month Free* when they join!
August 24, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join the Bender JCC of Greater Washington for preschool-friendly challah making, activities, and a PJ Library story time in preparation for Shabbat.
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.
September 5 - November 7, 2017
Morning & Evening Options Available
Get fit while having fun! This action-packed, fun-filled music-driven program is designed for two age groups: 6-7 year olds and 8-12 year olds.
September 10 - October 22, 2017
Thursdays | 12:30 - 1:30 PM
Movement Matters welcomes those with special needs to a fun, movement-based program. Stretch & relax with yoga. Move to the beats with Zumba!
September 10, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 PM
The Bender JCC and Se habla Espaniol Chavurah invite you to a fun-filled day at the pool! This program is designed for families with children of all ages or individuals just wanting to meet other Spanish speaking Jews.
September 11 - November 13, 2017
12:30 - 1:25 PM
This class uses Tai Chi to improve balance and gait for participants who suffer specifically from Parkinson’s, MS or have other movement related concerns.
September 12, 2017
Join us for a delectable evening of food, wine, and conversation with award winning cookbook author and journalist, Joan Nathan.
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.
Register for classes and support groups for Parkinson’s disease patients provided by Medstar Georgetown Movement Disorders Clinic & Bender JCC.
September 17, 2017
Rachel Barton Pine has an extraordinary ability to connect with people! She brings her immense talent and passion for music to the Bender JCC in September!
August 25 - October 10, 2017
This photography exhibit was created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem.
October 15, 2017
3:00 - 4:30 PM
Learn what services are available to your student and how to effectively self-advocate.
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.