Jewish Holiday Services & Programs

ECC Kids Play Date: Spring (Tentative!)

May 6, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Ohr Kodesh Family Play-date in the OKC Social Hall.

Please RSVP to amyhlevine [at] gmail [dot] com, so we can have enough food, drinks, and other supplies. 

OKC Office Closed

May 21, 2018

Yizkor Service (2nd Day Shavuot)

May 21, 2018 - 10:30am - 11:30pm

Congregational Shavuot Picnic (2018)

May 21, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

All families are invited to the Congregational Shavuot Picnic following services! Please bring your own dairy/pareve brown bag lunch.

Picnic blankets are encouraged! Ohr Kodesh Congregation will provide beverages and ice cream from the ice cream truck. 

Learner's Luncheon

June 16, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

This year's OKC educational theme is "Kol nediv libo, contributing as your heart moves you." Let’s explore together

Throughout the year, our intention is that within various educational venues we will explore together how each person’s volunteer effort helps us build a stronger community. We will prepare materials and facilitator guidelines for our study.  There will also be youth activities and babysitting when adults are engaged in learning.  We look forward to your attendance.

Shacharit: Shivah-Asar B’Tammuz-2018 (observed)

July 1, 2018 - 6:45am - 8:00am

The fast day of Shivah-Asar B’Tammuz (the 17th day of Tammuz) commemorates calamities in Jewish history, according to Mishnah Ta’anit chapter 4, among them the breaking of the first set of tablets and the breaching of Jerusalem’s walls by the Babylonians.  The fast for Shivah-Asar B'Tammuz is observed from dawn to nightfall. Minchah will be at ___ pm, and will include the fast-day Torah and Haftarah readings. Arvit will follow around ____ pm.

Erev Tish'a B'Av

July 21, 2018

NOTE: Preference from Rabbi Fishman to have in Sanctuary as opposed the Chapel in 2018.

Ma’ariv & Reading of Megillat Eikhah (2018)

July 21, 2018 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm

Evening Service I - Erev Rosh Hashanah

September 9, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:15pm

Evening Servce II - Erev Rosh Hashanah

September 9, 2018 - 8:30pm - 9:30pm
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Ohr Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 589-3880
Fax:  (301) 495-4801

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