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Jewish Flavor...

Jewish Flavor: Plant-Based Cooking

From avocado-tahini dip to date and walnut truffles, learn how to make modern Israeli vegan recipes during this class led by in-house chef Vered Guttman.

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6th Street Mi...

6th Street Minyan: Renewal Shabbat

Musician Aaron Shneyer leads a laid-back, egalitarian minyan.

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Is God an Ang...

Is God an Angry Vegan?

As plant-based diets grow in popularity, Rabbi Jesse explores what Jewish tradition has to say about the ethics of eating—or not eating—meat.

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Friday Night ...

Friday Night Services with MesorahDC

Service with soulful melodies and contemporary insights.

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Saturday Morn...

Saturday Morning Services with MesorahDC

Service with soulful melodies and contemporary insights. Separate seating for men and women during services.

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It’s Only Nat...

It’s Only Natural

On Tu B’Shvat, the Jewish New Year for trees, Rabbi Aaron leads a seder in the Kabbalist tradition exploring our responsibility to preserve the natural world. Locally sourced snacks included.

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Branching Out...

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.

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Shabbat: Brea...

Shabbat: Break Away

This interactive service led by Rabbi Aaron and musician Aaron Shneyer is lighter on prayer and has a less structured and more casual vibe than a traditional service. Enjoy appetizers and drinks before the 7:00 pm service, and a home-cooked dinner after.

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Shabbat: Day Off

Shabbat: Day Off

This come one, come all Shabbat offering has something for everyone, whether you’re looking to dive deep into the week’s teachings, get more acquainted with Saturday morning services, or introduce kids to Shabbat rituals. Lunch to follow.

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Administrative Office Closed

Sixth & I’s office will be closed on Monday, February 17 for Presidents’ Day. We will reopen at 9:00 am on Tuesday, February 18.
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Take on the T...

Take on the Talmud

Dive into the wisdom and moving stories of the Talmud and learn the surprising ways it can teach us to live a life of meaning and purpose with Rabbi Jesse.

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What it Takes...

What it Takes: How to Officiate Your Friend’s Wedding

Rabbi Shira offers a primer on how to officiate a friend’s Jewish or interfaith wedding and gives helpful advice if you are having a friend officiate your wedding.

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Shabbat: Good...

Shabbat: Good Soul

Traditional and contemplative, this egalitarian service led by Rabbi Shira offers a deep sense of focus and intention, aided by stirring music from Aaron Shneyer. Enjoy appetizers and drinks before the 7:00 pm service, and a home-cooked dinner after.

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Saturday Morn...

Saturday Morning Services with MesorahDC

Service with soulful melodies and contemporary insights. Separate seating for men and women during services.

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Building a Je...

Building a Jewish Home

For couples and singles both Jewish and interfaith this workshop led by Rabbi Aaron focuses on how to craft a unique Jewish life.

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Shabbat: Hit ...

Shabbat: Hit Reset

Blending contemporary and traditional elements, this inclusive service led by Rabbi Shira and musician Aaron Shneyer is designed to foster community in a thoughtful, accessible, and radically welcoming setting. Open to all.

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