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Welcome to JewishROC

Jewish Rockville Outreach Center warmly welcomes Jews from all backgrounds and levels of observance to our educational center and congregation.

High Holidays at JewishROC

Rosh Hashanah: (Erev) Sun. Oct.2 - Tues. Oct.4
Yom Kippur: (Erev) Tues. Oct. 11 - Weds. Oct. 12
Tickets: $0/member; $60/non-member

Join the JewishROC family for a High Holidays of inspiration and transformation. This year, services will be led by Rabbi Benamou, Rabbi Shechter, and Yudi Benamou. Community meals are offered throughout the Yom Tov. All are welcome, but registration is a must! EZpass members are free, but only with registration.
Click here
to register online.

High Holiday Meals

Join your JewishROC community for a festive holiday meal. Yom Tov meals are offered throughout Rosh Hashanah, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, & Simchat Torah. Cost per meal is $20/members, $25/nonmembers, free for EZpass members. Registration is a must for all, including EZpass holders.
Click here to register online.

High Holiday Hebrew Classes

Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced classes

Make your prayers meaningful this Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur with methodical learning from the highlights of the service.

For more info click here.

Elul Learning for the High Holidays

all the month of Elul
Make yourHigh Holidaysmeaningful with methodical learning from the highlights of the observance.

For more info click here.

Morning Kabbalah Class
The Ten Sefirot: How to Reflect G-d's Emanations in Our Own Lives

Thursdays, Aug 11 - Sept 15
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $60/member; $75/non-member

This six-week course concentrates on the unique kabbalistic concept of the Ten Sefirot. Explore, in-depth, the Sefirot as a metaphor for G-d's emanation in the physical world, and how we can emulate the positive qualities of the Sefirot in our own lives. Click here to register online.

Hebrew Reading Crash Course

Wednesdays, Nov 2 - Dec 14
Time: 10:45 a.m. - noon
Cost: free

Make this the year you learn to read Hebrew! Class offered in conjunction with NJOP and their annual "Read Hebrew America." Register with an email to

What's Bothering Rashi?

Thursdays, ongoing
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: no cost

This ongoing course dives into the weekly Torah portion by asking, "What's bothering Rashi?". Exploring Torah from this jumping point, you'll learn how to study Torah through the eyes of Rashi by analyzing the questions, contradictions and insights in the Torah text. Email to register.

Parasha of the Week

Shabbat Afternoons
time: 2:30-4:30 p.m.
No Charge

Study the weekly Torah portion through the classical commentaries of Rashi, Maimonides,Ibn Ezra, Nachmanides, and more. Join anytime!