Days for Girls Meetings – Oct. 27, Nov. 24 (2:00 – 5:00 pm). WTBA now sponsors our local Days for Girls chapter. Join us to help make sustainable sanitary products for women and girls around the world. Contact the Rockville chapter for more information.
Stretch and Strengthen Yoga classes – Sundays from 2:oo – 3:00 pm at the Temple: Sept. 15 & 22, Oct. 20 & 27, Nov. 3 & 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, & 22. Our multi-level yoga classes include options for beginners as well as advanced students and will emphasize stretching, strengthening and breathing. No prior yoga experience is necessary. Taught by TBA members Monya and David Cohen, both Yoga Alliance 200-hour yoga teachers. $60 for WTBA and Brotherhood members and $70 for non-members, or $8 per class. All proceeds from the classes will be donated to WTBA’s Supplies for Kids project and the Rockville Days for Girls chapter. Please dress in comfortable, stretchy clothes and bring a yoga mat, two yoga blocks, a water bottle, and a pillow, folded blanket, or cushion. RSVP online by Sept. 10. For more information, please contact Monya Cohen.
Crafts for a Cause – Wednesday, October 23 (6:00-9:00 pm) In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we will be knitting and crocheting chemo caps and making rice bags (used for PT exercises and as eye bags for relaxation) to be donated to patients undergoing treatment for breast cancer. No knitting, crocheting or sewing experience is required! Pizza and salad dinner followed by hands-on projects. No charge to attend, but RSVP required to Jeanne by 10/21.
“RIGHTFULLY HERS: American Women and the Vote” Guided Tour at the National Archives Museum – Tuesday, Nov. 5 (9:45 – 11:15 am) Meet downtown at the Archives Museum (Archives stop on the Green or Yellow metro lines) for the tour followed by lunch (optional) at a local restaurant. Limited number of tickets available. Cost: $ 1 reservation fee for Archives tour (plus your own lunch expense). RSVP to Jeanne Kahn.
Drop-in Mah Jongg – Mondays from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm when the Temple is open. No charge. We play for fun and not money. Lessons available. Contact Rachel Maryn with any questions and to be added to the email list.
WRJ Mid-Atlantic District Kallah
– Nov. 8-10, Wilmington, DE. A fun weekend with your WRJ sisters to explore, connect and share your spirituality. Registration is now open. Contact Rachel
for more information.
Special Book and Author Event – Dec. 3 (7:30 – 9:00 pm) at TBA
The Girl from Berlin
by Ronald Balson
WTBA invites everyone for a special evening with author, Ronald Balson, who will discuss his book, The Girl from Berlin. No charge to attend. Contact Terry with questions.
Pre-School Hanukkah Party – Sunday, Dec. 15 (9:15 – 10:15 am)
New Year, New You, & Mitzvah, too! – Sunday, Jan. 12 (1:00 – 6:00 pm) at Saks Fifth Avenue in Chevy Chase. You’ll have your choice of a makeover or a fragrance consultation. Free gift with a purchase. Refreshments will be served.
Winter Mah Jongg Tournament – Sunday, Feb. 16 (10 am – 4 pm)
Purim Cafe – Sunday, March 8 (11 am – 2 pm)
Women’s Seder – Sunday, March 29 (5 – 7:30 pm)
WRJ Fried Women’s Conference – April 30 – May 3, Phoenix, AZ
Welcome to Summer Celebration – Wednesday, June 10 (6:30 – 8 pm)
Board Meetings – Nov. 12, Dec. 10, Jan. 14, Feb. 11, March 10, April 14, May 12 from 7:15 – 9:00 pm. All WTBA members are welcome to attend.