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Basically Jewish

Rabbi Nora leads an experiential, five-week introduction course to Judaism course designed for those looking to reconnect with Judaism, as well as non-Jews looking to discover.

Date:
Jan 3, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
20s & 30s Programming

Start Fresh: Monthly Morning Intention-Setting

Inspired by Rosh Chodesh, the start of a new month in the Jewish calendar, Rabbi Nora leads song-filled morning prayers and kavvanot (intentions) to start your day.

Date:
Jan 6, 2022 • 8:30 am ET
Admission:

FREE. RSVP via Zoom.

Category:
Jewish Education

Shabbat: Exhale

With Alison Cohen

At this one-hour alternative Shabbat service, unwind and reconnect through guided meditation, reflection on Jewish teachings, and communal singing. Mindfulness teacher Alison Cohen and musician Aaron Shneyer will be your guides, whether you participate from our pews or virtually from home.

Date:
Jan 7, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In-Person Attendance: FREE.
Registration required.

Virtual Attendance: FREE
via Facebook.

Category:
Shabbat Services

Let’s Talk

A Conversation with Rabbi Aaron and Reverend Doctor D.K. Kearney

Before MLK Weekend, Rabbi Aaron and Reverend Doctor D.K. Kearney of Turner Memorial AME Church lead a text study and conversation about faith and justice as a part of Turner’s “Let’s Talk” series.

Date:
Jan 12, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

FREE. RSVP required.

Category:
Jewish Education

VIRTUAL: Branching Out: A Tu B’Shvat Yoga Class

In celebration of Tu B’Shvat, ground yourself with a gentle yoga flow and guided meditation led by Jewish mindfulness teacher Alison Waldman. All levels of experience with yoga are welcome.

Date:
Jan 13, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12
Free for those who really want to learn Torah, but their budget is a little tight right now

Category:
Holidays

MLK Shabbat: Visions of Freedom and Justice

This moving service with Turner Memorial AME Church, which worshiped in Sixth & I’s building for five decades, commemorates the spirit and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

Date:
Jan 14, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In-Person: $8
Registration required.

Virtual: FREE via Facebook.

Category:
Shabbat Services

Office Closed

Sixth & I’s administrative office is closed Monday, January 17 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We will re-open on Tuesday, January 18 at 9:00 am.

Date:
Jan 17, 2022 • 8:00 am ET
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VIRTUAL: It’s Only Natural: A Tu B’Shvat Seder

At our virtual seder led by Rabbi Nora, you’ll explore nature-inspired texts to discover connections between environmentalism and Judaism, learn the basics of Kabbalah, and explore the symbolism behind the fruit, nuts, and four cups of wine we enjoy on this holiday. 

Date:
Jan 19, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12
Free for those who really want to learn Torah, but their budget is a little tight right now

Category:
20s & 30s Programming

VIRTUAL: Organizing Training

With Washington Interfaith Network

How do you want to make a difference this year? Are you ready to harness your community’s power to create change? Meet, exchange ideas with, and learn alongside other Sixth & I’ers as organizers from the Washington Interfaith Network provide training on how to be an effective agent of change in the public arena.

Date:
Jan 20, 2022 • 6:00 pm ET
Admission:

Free. RSVP here.

Category:
Jewish Education

VIRTUAL: More, or Less?

Rabbi Aaron makes the Jewish case for minimalism. Together, we’ll unpack our consumerist urge to splurge, examine when our attachment to “stuff” turns toxic, and explore how living more intentionally can lead us to discover how to truly spark joy.

Date:
Jan 20, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$12
Free for those who really want to learn Torah, but their budget is a little tight right now

Category:
Jewish Education
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