- Events & Tours
Order four weeks (May 6, 13, 20, 27) of challah to celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month.
Proceeds benefit the Society's educational programs.
Challah may be picked up at our office before 4 p.m. on Thursday or Friday afternoons.
We'll deliver to Penn Quarter buildings with at least five orders per week!
$24 for four weeks of challah
Order by Monday, May 2, 9 a.m. online (preferred) | (202) 789-0900
Help us continue to collect, preserve, and share materials documenting the story of our Jewish community.
You can also renew your membership online!
Sunday, May 8, 2016, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Learn about the immigrant roots and Jewish history of this rapidly changing neighborhood.
Sunday, May 15, 2016, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Learn what Jewish life and worship was like in the historic Seventh Street, NW, neighborhood from 1850 to 1950.
Monday, May 16, 2016, Noon-1:00 p.m.
In partnership with the Library of Congress's Hebraic Section and the Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington
Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Dr. Gary P. Zola discusses his book, We Called Him Rabbi Abraham: Lincoln and American Jewry, a Documentary History
Wednesday, June 1, 2016, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Dr. Zola will share insights about his work at the American Jewish Archives and the role of archives in preserving history.