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Mar

1 2019

Pop Up Shabbat
 

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Looking for a way to celebrate Shabbat and get to know your Jewish neighbors? Jewish Howard County community members…

Mar

1 2019

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Mar

3 2019

AIPAC Policy Conference

9:00AM - 8:00PM  

AIPAC Policy Conference

Mar

1 2019

PJ Library's Shabbat Tots

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Howard County
Century Plaza 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044

Join PJ Library to celebrate Shabbat on Fridays from 10:00 am - 11:30 am each week with singing, stories, and…

Mar

1 2019

Shabbat Across America Dinner

5:45PM - 9:15PM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

Shabbat Across America returns on Friday March 1st with a “Shabbat Across the World” theme! 5:45 p.m.:…

Mar

1 2019

First Friday Family Shabbat and Potluck Dinner

6:00PM - 8:30PM  

Oseh Shalom
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707

Join us for a special 6pm service designed for those with early bedtimes. Then stay for our community potluck dinner…

Mar

1 2019

Shabbat Across America

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
5885 Robert Olivar Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Across America - Pot Luck Dinner and Shabbat Evening Service Friday, March 1, 2019 6:30pm Pot…

Mar

1 2019

Friday Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Our Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages. Services are filled with music,…

Mar

1 2019

Shabbat Evening Worship

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Columbia Jewish Congregation's Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages.…

Mar

2 2019

Bet Chaverim Presents HEADING HOME: A TALE OF TEAM ISRAEL

7:00AM - 10:30AM  

Howard County Arts Council
8510 High Ridge Rd.
MD

Bet Chaverim Congregation invites the community to its second annual Movie Night & Dessert Reception featuring the…

Mar

2 2019

Shabbat Morning Service

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Morning service at Columbia Jewish Congregation. Services vary between clergy-led services, Chavurah,…

Mar

3 2019

Family Hamantashen Bake

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Lubavitch Center of Howard County
770 Howes Lane
Columbia , MD 21044

Get into the Purim spirit as you make your very own hamantashen from scratch with Chabad of Clarksville, Gan Israel,…

Mar

3 2019

Jewish Author Series - Elizabeth S. Poliner

7:30PM - 9:15PM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

In addition to the incredible line up of Spring classes, the Adult Education committee is bringing three amazing…

Mar

6 2019

Israel Cafe: Diversity In Israel

11:30AM - 1:00PM  

Century Plaza Downstairs Conference Room
Century Plaza Building 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 121
Columbia, MD 21044

Join shaliach Shay Rubinstein for a lunch ‘n learn program about diversity in Israel, from the food and the humor…

Mar

7 2019

PJ Library Playdate

1:30PM - 2:30PM  

Gymboree Play and Music
6470 Dobbin Rd.
Columbia, MD 21045

Join PJ Library for a pop-up style playdate with snacks and stories at various outdoor play spaces in Howard County.…

Mar

8 2019

PJ Library's Shabbat Tots

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Howard County
Century Plaza 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044

Join PJ Library to celebrate Shabbat on Fridays from 10:00 am - 11:30 am each week with singing, stories, and…

Mar

8 2019

Friday Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Our Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages. Services are filled with music,…

Mar

8 2019

Shabbat Evening Worship

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Columbia Jewish Congregation's Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages.…

Mar

8 2019

Shabbat Services

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Evening Sabbath Services at our Reform Congregation

Mar

9 2019

Shabbat Morning Service

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Morning service at Columbia Jewish Congregation. Services vary between clergy-led services, Chavurah,…

Mar

11 2019

Bereavement Support Group - Daytime Series

3:00PM - 4:00PM  

Century Plaza Downstairs Conference Room
Century Plaza Building 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 121
Columbia, MD 21044

Join the Federation’s Community Social Worker Michalah Hoffman and Dr. Barry Frieman, Ed. D., LCSW-C for a 9-week…

Mar

14 2019

Trump & the Middle East with Amir Tibon

12:30PM - 2:00PM  

Monteabaro Hall
10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044

Amir Tibon, a Haaretz reporter who covers US politics and the White House, will speak about Trump and the Middle Eas…

Mar

15 2019

PJ Library's Shabbat Tots

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Howard County
Century Plaza 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044

Join PJ Library to celebrate Shabbat on Fridays from 10:00 am - 11:30 am each week with singing, stories, and…

Mar

15 2019

Friday Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Our Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages. Services are filled with music,…

Mar

15 2019

Shabbat Evening Worship

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Columbia Jewish Congregation's Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages.…

Mar

16 2019

Shabbat Morning Service

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Morning service at Columbia Jewish Congregation. Services vary between clergy-led services, Chavurah,…

Mar

16 2019

Shabbat ShaBoker! 3rd Saturday of the Month

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Oseh Shalom
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707

Services
10:00 am

Shabbat ShaBoker!
11:00 am- 12:00 pm,
Young Children's Shabbat Activities

Potluck Lunch for the
W…

Mar

16 2019

27th Annual Jewish Film Series - The Women's Balcony

8:00PM - 11:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

The Women's Balcony (2016) Hebrew with English subtitles, 96 minutes In this rousing, good-hearted tale about…

Mar

17 2019

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Mar

21 2019

Mitzvah Madness

12:00AM - 11:00AM  

Sign up for the Federation's bracket challenge! Donations collected will help fund new family programming in our comm…

Mar

17 2019

Purim Foods Around the World

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Oseh Shalom Congregation
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707

Take a culinary tour across several continents without leaving Oseh Shalom! Join cookbook author and blogger Laura Ku…

Mar

17 2019

Purim Palooza 2019

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Reservoir High School
11550 Scaggsville Rd
Fulton, MD 20759

The 27th annual Purim Palooza & Kids Activity Expo is coming to Howard County! The Purim-themed carnival features ca…

Mar

17 2019

Congressman Jamie Raskin with JUFJ at Oseh Shalom

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Oseh Shalom
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707

Please join us for a very special evening when sitting U.S. Congressman Jamie Raskin of MD's 8th District speaks to…

Mar

18 2019

"Don't Forget the Books: A Workshop for Genealogists"

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Vantage House
5400 Vantage Point Rd
Columbia, MD 21044

We will explore the genealogical resources available in book in prints. Among others, we will review the…

Mar

18 2019

Bereavement Support Group - Daytime Series

3:00PM - 4:00PM  

Century Plaza Downstairs Conference Room
Century Plaza Building 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 121
Columbia, MD 21044

Join the Federation’s Community Social Worker Michalah Hoffman and Dr. Barry Frieman, Ed. D., LCSW-C for a 9-week…

Mar

18 2019

Hamentaschen Bake with J-WoHoCo

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Isaiah
12200 Scaggsville Road
Fulton, MD 20759

Jewish Women of Howard County, a project of Etz Chaim, would like to welcome you to join us for a Hamentaschen Bake.…

Mar

20 2019

It's a Purim Pasta Party

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Families with children ages 7 & under are invited to join Rabbi Sonya Starr and Cantor Ben Kintisch for a special…

Mar

20 2019

Oseh Shalom Purim Shpiel

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

The Oseh Shalom Purim Shpiel 
Wed. March 20: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Come in Costume! Start the evening off with Pizza by …

Mar

20 2019

Tot Purim

6:30PM - 7:00PM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

Celebrate Purim with all your Shorashim (Tot) Family Friends! Education Director, Dr. Louis Nagel will lead…

Mar

20 2019

A Mary Poppins Purim Megillah Reading and Silly Symphony

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

Celebrate Purim with Beth Shalom as we read the Megillah and tell the story of Purim, Mary Poppins style!

Mar

20 2019

Purim Service & Megillah Reading

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Come hear the READING OF THE MEGILLAH in a creative way! Sing songs, eat hamantaschen and wear your costume!

Mar

21 2019

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Mar

24 2019

Long Reach High School Theater Department presents "Fiddler on the Roof"

7:00PM - 2:00PM  

Theater Department, Marla Blasko, Director
Long Reach High School
6101 Old Dobbin Lane
Columbia, MD 21045

The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and…

Mar

22 2019

Houdini Living History at Bet Chaverim Congregation

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Hawthorn Community Center
6175 Sunny Spring
Columbia, MD 21044

Houdini Living History At Bet Chaverim Congregation – Magician David London will perform magic and discuss the…

Mar

22 2019

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Mar

25 2019

Long Reach High School Theater Department presents "Fiddler on the Roof"

7:00PM - 2:00PM  

Theater Department, Marla Blasko, Director
Long Reach High School
6101 Old Dobbin Lane
Columbia, MD 21045

The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and…

Mar

22 2019

Friday Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Our Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages. Services are filled with music,…

Mar

22 2019

Shabbat Evening Worship

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Columbia Jewish Congregation's Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages.…

Mar

22 2019

Purim Shabbat Service

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Sabbath Services and Celebration of Purim at our Reform Congregation

Mar

23 2019

Shabbat Morning Service

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Morning service at Columbia Jewish Congregation. Services vary between clergy-led services, Chavurah,…

Mar

23 2019

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Mar

26 2019

Long Reach High School Theater Department presents "Fiddler on the Roof"

7:00PM - 2:00PM  

Theater Department, Marla Blasko, Director
Long Reach High School
6101 Old Dobbin Lane
Columbia, MD 21045

The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and…

Mar

24 2019

Jewish Author Series - Brigitte Goldstein

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

In addition to the incredible line up of Spring classes, the Adult Education committee is bringing three amazing…

Mar

24 2019

The Jewish Film Series: “Deli Man” with a Pre-Movie Dinner at 6:15pm.

6:15PM - 9:00PM  

Oseh Shalom
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707

This documentary is a history of the American institution of the Jewish delicatessen, structured around a profile of…

Mar

24 2019

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Mar

27 2019

Long Reach High School Theater Department presents "Fiddler on the Roof"

7:00PM - 2:00PM  

Theater Department, Marla Blasko, Director
Long Reach High School
6101 Old Dobbin Lane
Columbia, MD 21045

The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and…

Mar

25 2019

Bereavement Support Group - Daytime Series

3:00PM - 4:00PM  

Century Plaza Downstairs Conference Room
Century Plaza Building 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 121
Columbia, MD 21044

Join the Federation’s Community Social Worker Michalah Hoffman and Dr. Barry Frieman, Ed. D., LCSW-C for a 9-week…

Mar

27 2019

Red Tent Club: Communication Skills for Everyday Life

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Howard Community College
Monteabaro Hall
10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044

The RED TENT CLUB is a series of educational programs for women by women, sponsored by FEDWomen, the Jewish…

Mar

29 2019

PJ Library's Shabbat Tots

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Jewish Federation of Howard County
Century Plaza 1000
10630 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21044

Join PJ Library to celebrate Shabbat on Fridays from 10:00 am - 11:30 am each week with singing, stories, and…

Mar

29 2019

Friday Shabbat Service

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Our Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages. Services are filled with music,…

Mar

29 2019

Shabbat Evening Worship

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center -- The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Columbia Jewish Congregation's Friday evening Shabbat services (7:30pm) are family-friendly and for all ages.…

Mar

30 2019

Shabbat Morning Service

10:00AM - 12:30PM  

Columbia Jewish Congregation
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045

Shabbat Morning service at Columbia Jewish Congregation. Services vary between clergy-led services, Chavurah,…

Mar

30 2019

Shorashim Tot Shabbat with Robyn Helzner

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Beth Shalom Congregation
8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

The incomparable Robyn Helzner joins Beth Shalom to lead an exciting and engaging Shorashim Tot Shabbat Saturday…

Mar

31 2019

Moms' Afternoon Out: Self-Care Sunday

3:00PM - 5:30PM  

Coreworks Fitness Studio
9160 Rumsey Road
Suite B4
Columbia, MD 21045

Join us for an afternoon of Barre, Pilates Reformer, & Meditation at Coreworks Fitness Studio. This special class is …