2022 Annual Meeting Breakfast

2022 Annual Meeting Breakfast

Free Community Pancake & Waffle Breakfast 2022 Annual Meeting Please Join Us Thursday, June 9 | 8:00 AM At the Bender JCC For members of the Bender JCC We invite our community members to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2021-2022 program year. R.S.V.P. by May 31 Questions? Contact Susan Krupka or call 301-348-3714  

A Conversation with Dan Grunfeld

Join The Bender JCC as we commemorate Yom Hashoah, for a book discussion with author Dan Grunfeld. His book By the Grace of the Game is a multi-generational family epic detailing history’s only known journey from Auschwitz to the NBA.

Faces of the Resistance: Women in the Holocaust

Faces of the Resistance: Women in the Holocaust April 23 – May 1, 2022 | Bender JCC Lobby and Museum In honor of Yom HaShoah, The Bender JCC of Greater Washington and JSSA, in partnership with Hashomer Hatzair, are pleased to bring you a powerful exhibition showcasing the untold stories of 20 women that stood […]

Celebrate Israel with us!

Yom Ha’atzmaut is the national day of Israel, commemorating the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948. It is celebrated in Israel and around the world with dancing, music, fireworks, parties and traditional Israeli food.

Greater Washington Nigun Circle

Join us for the first gathering of the Greater Washington Nigun Circle, facilitated by special guest Deborah Sacks Mintz.

IN-PERSON Little Passover Noshers 

SOLD OUT – Passover is one of the yummiest and most fun holidays of the year!  Join the Bender JCC in a party for your taste buds even your littlest ones will love.  Especially because food will be handed out by one of your favorite furry cookie-loving monsters!!!!

Violins of Hope: Remembrance of Music

Violins of Hope: Remembrance of Music A Special Event for Int’l Holocaust Remembrance Day Thursday, January 27, 7:30 PM EST – Virtually via Zoom Niv will take us on an incredible journey telling the stories behind the violins, their historical background, and about the Violins of Hope program. Musical pieces played on one of the […]

Cinema J Presents: Persian Lessons

RESCHEDULEDCinema J: Persian LessonsWednesday, April 27, 2022 I 7:00 PM I Bender JCC Fee: $12 Narrative I Belarus, Germany, Russia I 2020 I 127 minutes I English Subtitles Nazi-occupied France, 1942. Gilles, a young Belgian man is arrested by the SS alongside other Jews and sent to a concentration camp in Germany. He narrowly avoids […]

Zikaron Basalon

Together We Remember

Bim Bom Bag (Passover):  Explore Jewish Themes & Holidays with the Bender JCC!

Learn about Passover with JPlay!