Registration is now open for the 2016-2017 school year!Read More
Registration for fall programs is now open to all!Read More
Registration is NOW open for the NEW Toddler Program and all 2016-2017 Preschool classes.Read More
Registration for Fall Programs opens on August 1 for Members and August 15 for General Public. Check out our program guide online today!
Sunday Mornings, Sept-May
9:45 a.m. – 12 noon
Register today for interactive Jewish education through the arts for grades K-4.
September 22, 2016
Join the Bender JCC of Greater Washington for preschool-friendly challah making, activities, and a PJ Library story time in preparation for Shabbat.
September 23, 2016
Families with young children are invited to Shabbat Shabbang, a program designed to create a community of new and old friends.
October 3, 2016
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Celebrate the New Year with a kid-friendly, music-filled Rosh Hashanah complete with apples, honey and mini shofars!
October 12, 2016
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore the Yom Kippur holiday in a kid-friendly and musical way, in which the whole family can participate and find meaning.
October 13, 2016
limb aboard the Sukkah Express and help Engineer Ari prepare for Sukkot! Join the Bender JCC and PJ Library at Barnes & Noble for fun arts and crafts and storytime.
November 6, 2016
6 p.m. cocktails, 7 p.m. dinner & concert
What could be better than a heart-warming, toe-tapping Klezmer concert featuring Seth Kibel and his band? Why, a delicious dinner with your Bender JCC community of course!
October 16, 2016
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join our community celebration as we decorate, dance and eat in our sukkah village.
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.
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