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Lunch and Learn with Helen Schwartz: “Renoir’s Three Sisters and Nazi Art Theft”

Wednesday, January 13, 12:00 pm

Join us for a fascinating Lunch & Learn with Micah member Dr. Helen Schwartz. Dr. Schwartz has researched the production and later disappearance of two Renoir paintings commissioned by a wealthy Jewish Belgian banker. Helen will tell the stories of the paintings and the people with an excerpt from her upcoming historical suspense novel.

Dr. Schwartz served as an English professor at […]

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Judaism and Disability “Nosh & Drash”

Saturday, January 9, 3:00 pm

As we approach Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance, and Inclusion month (JDAIM) in February, Temple Micah is joining congregations around the country for an important conversation among Jewish community leaders who are advocates for those with disabilities. For those joining from the west coast this may be a lunch & learn, but […]

By |January 1st, 2021|Highlights|0 Comments

Join Wise Aging and Make the Winter Warm  

Mondays at 10:30 am, beginning January 11

A new Wise Aging cohort will begin in January.  Come join us in exploring and enriching this next phase of our lives using Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience and Spirit, a book by Rabbi Rachel Cowan and Dr. Linda Thal. We will gather weekly for nine weeks, through March […]

By |January 1st, 2021|Highlights|0 Comments

The Jewish American Table – Round 2

Daily at 6:30 pm, beginning January 17

Back by popular demand! The Jewish American Table is gathering again. With the great success of our November gatherings in mind, we are re-setting the table. We will gather from “Erev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day” through “Erev President’s Day,” each night at 6:30 pm for fifteen minutes […]

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Yiddish Poetry Reading with Herman Schwartz

Friday, January 29, 11:00 am

Micah member Herman Schwartz will discuss the lives and work of several Yiddish poets. Herman will read selected poems in Yiddish and English. Please contact the temple office for login information.

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“A Time to Speak”: Available for Purchase

As we move more fully into 5781, we invite you to look back with us on other momentous years in our community’s history. Consider purchasing A Time to Speak: Selected Sermons and Writings from 1983-2019 by Rabbi Daniel G. Zemel. This collection of twenty-five sermons and writings encapsulates Rabbi Zemel’s innovative leadership over the years, […]

By |November 14th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Martha’s Table Food Drive

Last Sunday of the month, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Next date: January 31, 2020

Join our teens in a food drive benefiting Martha’s Table, a DC-based nonprofit that supports families by providing education, health and wellness resources, and family engagement programs.

Food can be dropped off the last Sunday of the month in September in the Temple […]

By |November 5th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Micah’s Redesigned Website Launches Soon!

We are very excited to announce that our redesigned website is go live very soon! Featuring brighter colors, smoother navigation, a member portal, and updated language to reflect where we are right now. Stay tuned for more information!

You can read more about the redesign process in the September/October 2020 edition (page 6) of the Vine!

By |October 15th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments