Adult Education & Programs

Join us online for a variety of classes and discussions each week. From Torah study to contemporary book and film discussions, there’s something for everyone!

For online security, all temple services and classes utilize a “virtual waiting room.” Please be sure to join with your first and last name so we know who you are and let you in! If you have questions or feedback about our virtual programming, let us know.

Adult Learning

Saturday Torah Study

Saturday, February 4 at 9:15 am

Join us in person or virtually for our Shabbat Morning Torah Study with guest teacher Rabbi Melanie Aron. 

Join via Zoom
Join via Phone: (301) 715-8592
Meeting ID: 883 4360 1069
Passcode: 20015

Rabbi's Class 2022-2023

Tuesday, February 7 at 10:00 am

Join us in person or virtually as we explore the foundational ideas of Reform Judaism and how those ideas can help us understand our world today. This class is taught by Rabbi Jonathan Roos and meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month through Spring 2023. If you have questions, email Gail Sell.

Join via Zoom
Join via Phone: (301) 715-8592
Meeting ID: 895 0439 1497

Daytimers with Theater J

Monday, February 13 at 1:00 pm

Meet Theater J’s New Artistic Director: Hayley Finn
Introduced By Managing Director David Lloyd Olson

Theater J Managing Director David Lloyd Olson will introduce and interview Theater J’s brand-new artistic director, Hayley Finn who began her tenure on Wednesday February 1st. As co-leaders of the nation’s largest and most prominent Jewish theater, Olson and Finn will discuss what it means to be leading a Jewish theater in 2023 in the wake of the COVID19 pandemic and rising antisemitism globally.

Hayley Finn is an accomplished director and producer with over twenty-five years of experience in professional theatre. Prior to joining Theater J, she was the Associate Artistic Director at the Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis, MN. She also served as a Co-Artistic Director of Red Eye Theater from 2019-2023.

David Lloyd Olson has spent over a decade managing nonprofit theaters, most recently serving as managing director of Quintessence Theatre Group in Philadelphia.

Join the Temple Sinai DayTimers for an interesting Zoom presentation. There will be ample opportunity for questions and comments following the presentation. Please invite friends who are interested to register.

SinaiReads Book Discussion

Tuesday, February 28 at 10:00 am

Rabbi Hannah Goldstein leads a discussion of Atomic Anna by Rachel Barenbaum.

This discussion can be joined in person at the temple or virtually via Zoom. No RSVP or registration required to join in person or virtually.

Join via Zoom
Join via Phone: (301) 715-8592
Meeting ID: 408 091 6682
Passcode: tsinai

Introduction to Judaism

Begins Wednesday, March 1 at 7:30 pm

Introduction to Judaism is for anyone who wants to gain a deeper understanding of Jewish life through a Reform lens. Open to all, this course is perfect for interfaith couples, those raising Jewish children, spiritual seekers, as well as individuals considering conversion or wanting to revisit Jewish learning as an adult.

The course is designed to create a community of learners including individuals and couples from Jewish and/or various faith traditions and cultural backgrounds, those who have had no religious upbringing and those who want a meaningful adult Jewish learning experience.

This session is hosted by Temple Shalom in Chevy Chase, MD.

Skip to content