Shaare Torah Jewish Culture Chavurah

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Carol Solomon, Chavurah Chair, introduces the panel for a Culture Chavurah event featuring local policians

About the Shaare Torah Jewish Culture Chavurah

We are culture lovers who are exploring together our understanding of Jewish Culture and making new friends in the process.  We bring guest speakers to our building and take day trips in the DC/MD area, with some events in the evening and some during the day.  The events on our horizon for 2022-23 reflect the diversity of our interests:

2023-24 Events

October 17:  Montgomery County’s Mapping Segregation Project

Speaker:  Rebeccah Ballo, Montgomery Planning Historic Preservation Supervisor

November 15:  Guided tour of the new Capital Jewish Museum and the Ruth Bader Ginsberg exhibit

December 25:  Brunch and schmoozing with your Shaare Torah friends

January 7:  Finding Meaning, Spirituality, and a Deeper Connection to Life

Speaker:  Sarah Hurwitz, Obama Speechwriter

February 25:  Israeli Film

March 10:  The Ritchie Boys

Speaker:  Bernie Lubran, President of the Ritchie Boys Historical Association

March 22:  Shabbat dinner and services with your Shaare Torah friends

April 10:  Trip to be determined

May 16:  Jewish Genealogy

Speaker:  Lara Davidson, Past President, Jewish Genealogy Society of Maryland

June 2: Barbecue

And more in the planning stages!

For more information, contact Carol Solomon at