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Spend the day at the J on December 25! Join us for family gym and swim, a movie and more!Read More
Writer for The Atlantic, Foer discusses his book, World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech.
The Dinner of Champions is sold out. If you’d like to be added to the wait list, please visit the event page to find out more information!
November 19, 2017
6:00 PM Cocktail Hour | 7:00 PM Concert & Dessert Reception
This concert is now SOLD OUT. We apologize for any inconvenience.
November 21, 2017
Join NASA’s Solar System Ambassador, Ted Avraham, as he unveils the discoveries the Cassini mission made during its two decade voyage to Saturn.
Refer a friend to the Bender JCC and get One Month Free* when they join!
November 27 - December 22, 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!
November 27 - December 20, 2017
Mondays from 6:00 - 7:00 PM || Wednesdays from 8:30 - 9:30 AM
Learn how to use free weights to maximize your workout!
November 29, 2017
Come and enjoy with your kids from the show The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse.
November 29 - December 20, 2017
Wednesdays | 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Experienced instructors teach kids ages 10-14 years old how to incorporate cardio, calisthenics and fitness equipment into their exercise routine.
November 30 - December 21, 2017
Thursdays | 10:30 - 11:15 AM
Born in the Navy SEALs, this new full-body exercise build strength, balance, flexibility and core stability simultaneously.
November 30, 2017
10:00 - 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.
December 3, 2017
This concert is SOLD OUT. However, tickets may become available. Please contact Janet Getz at email@example.com if you are interested in adding your name to the waiting list. Indicate the number of seats you would like.
December 5, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Enjoy this free children’s program with Laura Gehl, author of Koala Challah!
December 6 - December 10, 2017
Times Vary Each Day
We are pleased to bring you a Gift Boutique for the Chanukah season featuring Israeli Artisans, children’s books, cookbooks and gift books!
December 7, 2017
Franklin Foer’s new book presses us to understand the ideas that motivate technology companies, not just buy into the romantic myths they want us to believe.
December 12, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Have your kids roll up their sleeves for a fun Chanukkah themed pizza making party.
December 13, 2017
The fabled lost library of ancient Alexandria was more than a collection of books: It was a temple to the Greek muses that combined a museum and library.
December 13, 2017
5:30 - 7:00 PM
Light up your night and join us for a candle lighting ceremony, yummy food, Arts & Crafts, and family gym!
December 14, 2017
Join our Director Ora Cohen Rosenfeld to learn more about Bender JCC of Greater Washington’s newly renovated Sondra and Howard Bender Early Childhood Center.
December 14, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 PM
Grab your friends and join us for our paint and sip night!
December 17, 2017
8:00 AM | OR | 9:30 AM
Spin your Dreidel and your Wheels! Join us for the 3rd annual Cycle for Good program to raise funds locally for Interfaith Works Wilkins Avenue Women’s Assessment Center.
Join us for breakfast to network with emerging business leaders in the area. Listen to a discussion with top, local entrepreneurs.
December 18, 2017
Celebrate the 7th night of Chanukah at Pike and Rose for a night of bowling and dinner!
December 20, 2017
7:30 - 9:30 PM
This charming romantic comedy from acclaimed writer-director Rama Burshtein tells the story of a jilted bride who decides to keep her wedding date, trusting that God will provide her with a husband in time.
December 25, 2017
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Come spend the day at the J! Join us for family gym and swim, a movie and more!
January 25, 2018
Movie @ 6:00 PM | Book Talk @ 7:30 PM
Watch and Learn about Bruce Henderson’s Sons and Soldiers: the untold story of the Jews who escaped the Nazis and returned with the U.S. Army to fight Hitler.
Never stop learning with LINKS! Enjoy dynamic studying on a variety of topics regarding Jewish life and tradition.
Swing by for lunch or a healthy snack! The Canteen is now open in the lobby!
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.
The Bender JCC embraces and welcomes the diversity of our community.
The Bender JCC is a neighborhood – a place to feel comfortable, make new friends and meet up with old friends.