• Contact Us

    If you would like more information, we can be reached in the following ways.

    By Mail or In Person:

    B’nai Israel Congregation
    6301 Montrose Road
    Rockville, MD 20852-4195

    By Phone: 301-881-6550

    By Fax: 301-881-6221

    By E-Mail: info@bnaiisraelcong.org or to contact an individual, click Clergy and Staff E-Mail

    Schilit Nursery School: 301-816-5578


    If you'd like to submit a message electronically, please use the form below.

Saturday Youth & Family Programs

Kids love to pray at B’nai! Join us for services and programs for youth of all ages from our Torah for Tots service on up to our USY Teen Minyan. Be sure to also check out our Gold Kippah Honor Society prayer mastery program just for kids!

 

Torah for Tots—Ages 5 and Younger with Parent
Shabbat Mornings, 11:00–11:45 a.m.
This service introduces our youngest children to the joys of Shabbat. The program, which combines singing, storytelling, and movement, is a great way for families to find a hevrah (a friendly community) at B’nai Israel.

 

Junior Congregation—Ages 6-12
Shabbat Mornings, 10:30–11:45 a.m.
This service, largely led by the children themselves, includes a short Torah discussion, game, or parasha play. Children from the Talmud Torah and the day schools are encouraged to read Torah and lead prayers together.

 

Teen Minyan
This special service is led by and for teens. Join us for creative, interactive services, discussions, and unique parasha presentations designed around special themes. Want to lead a teen minyan? Contact Samantha Berenson.

 

Shabbatot by Grade
During the course of the year we honor our students at special grade-level Shabbatot.  Click here for the Shabbatot by Grade schedule for 2016-2017.

 

 

Upcoming Programs

Shabbat Magic Youth Services Schedule

JUNE 17
10:45-11:45 a.m. Junior Congregation (grades K–6)
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JUNE 24
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JULY 1
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JULY 8
10:45-11:45 a.m. Junior Congregation (grades K–6)
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JULY 15
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JULY 22
10:45-11:45 a.m. Junior Congregation (grades K–6)
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

JULY 29
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

AUGUST 5
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

AUGUST 12
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

AUGUST 19
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

AUGUST 26
11:00 a.m. Torah for Tots (ages 5 and under with parent)

Gold Kippah Honor Society

The B’nai Israel Gold Kippah Honor Society celebrates our worship tradition by recognizing students for their proficiency in various prayers. Learn more about our Gold Kippah Honor Society.

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Birthday Shabbat

At our monthly “Birthday Shabbat” we recognize children celebrating recent birthdays. Visit our Events & Programs Calendar for the date of the next Birthday Shabbat. Yom Huledet Sameach to all our birthday kids!

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We Are Accessible

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Accessible to all

B’nai Israel is proud to be accessible to all.

Large print siddurim, assistive listening devices and page magnifiers are readily available. Our entire building and grounds are wheelchair accessible. We can provide sign language interpreters upon request and subject to availability.

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Shabbat Services and Programs for Adults

Stimulate your mind with services and captivating programs for adults with a range of Jewish backgrounds

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