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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.

Know Your Tanach: The First Temple- Construction & Function

Sundays, January 8 - February 12
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $60/member; $75/non-member

Travel through the world of Tanach (Book of Kings I) with the prophets, the construction of the First Temple and its pivotal role in Jewish life. Click here to register online.

The Scientific Authenticity of the Torah with
Torah Codes Expert, Harold Gans


Part I: Who Authored the Torah?
Weds. Jan. 18, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Part II: The Accuracy of the Torah
Weds. Jan. 25, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Cost: $18/one session; $30/both sessions


Attend one session or both! Click here to register online.
View flier here for more info.

Shabbat with Lenny Solomon of Shlock Rock

Shabbat, February, 3-4
Cost: $36/ includes Shabbat dinner, Kiddush, & Third Meal.

JewishROC is excited to welcome back Lenny Solomon as he leads us in a Shabbat filled with festivity and song.
(see below for special Shabbat menu!) Click here to register online.

Vegan Shabbat with the creator of Vegani Foods of Chicago

Friday, February 3
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $36 includes Shabbat dinner, Kiddush, & Third Meal with Lenny Solomon. 

JewishROC is excited to welcome Rhatsiyah Wolfolk for a Vegan meal like you've never tasted: Mousaka, BBQ heaven, Mediterranean Kale Salad, Cheesecake and more - all Vegan style! Click here to register online. Registration a must!

From our Oral Tradition Series:
"1,000 Years of Prophecy
"

Tuesdays, January 10 - February 14
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $60/member; $75/non-member

Explore the era known as the 1,000 years of prophecy from the death of Moses to the destruction of the Second Temple.Topics include:
How prophecy changed after the time of Moses.
Prophecy through the eyes of Samuel, Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel.
Prophets during the reign of King David
1,000 year timeline of prophecy Judges, Elders, Major Prophets, Minor Prophets - what's the distinction?
Click here to register online.

Maimonides and the Mishneh Torah

Mondays, (ongoing)
7:00-9:00 p.m.
No charge - but registration a must


Systematically go through the Oral Tradition with this advanced class on Rambam's Mishneh Torah. Now beginning the book, Hilchot De'ot. Phone or email to register.

What's Bothering Rashi?

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

Delve into the weekly Torah portion through the starting point of "What's bothering Rashi?" Learn to understand the questions, contradictions and insights of the Torah. Registration by phone or email appreciated, but not necessary.

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!

Kabbalah and Prayer

Thursdays, January 12 - February 16
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $60/member; $75/non-member

Prayer is our spiritual tool for connecting with God. When infused with kabbalistic knowledge the potential for connection is magnified. Learn the kabbalistic influence found in many of our prayers, the source of their inclusion in the liturgy, and the power of elevating your prayers with the spirituality of Kabbalah. Click here to register online.