Skip to content JewishROC - Welcoming Outreach Center for all Jews - Located in Rockville, MD

Study at JewishROC JewishROC Learning at JewishROC
Home    |     Ongoing Classes    |      Hebrew Program        |      Classes & Lectures      |    Contact Us     |     About JewishROC 

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: A Time to Renew!
Rosh Hashanah Sept. 21st(evening)–22nd
Yom Kippur Sept. 29th(evening)-30th

$60 nonmembers (includes Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur
Holiday tickets are free for members, but registration is a MUST
Click here for High Holiday Schedule.

Please email office for availability.
Click here to download printable registration

Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, Simchat Torah Community Yom Tov Meals

Weds. Oct 4th - Fri. Oct 13th
$20/members, $25/non-members

JewishROC offers a delicious, traditional holiday meal throughout the High Holidays, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, and Simchat Torah! Register online here.

The Nuts and Bolts of Sukkot to Simchat Torah

Wednesday, September 27
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $10/member; $15/non-member

Click here to register online.

Premium Lulav & Etrog

Cost: $70

Purchase your lulav and etrog here. Deadline to order Sept. 27, 2017.

Community Teshuvah Event: Services – Dinner – Learning

Monday, Sept. 25, 2017

6:30 p.m. Minchah
7:00 p.m. Dinner (no charge) All are welcome, but registration is GREATLY APPRECIATED
7:30 p.m. Class: Teshuvah in Extreme Conditions
9:00 p.m. Maariv Evening Service

This event is sponsored by Rabbi Benamou in loving memory of the yartzeit of his father, Moshe Benamou, z"l.
Email the office to register.

BBQ in the Sukkah!

Co-sponsored by NJOP
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 6:00 p.m.
Learning sessions 7:00 p.m
No charge with early registration

Join us for a BBQ in the Sukkah followed by Hoshanah Rabbah learning! (See below for learning topic and schedule.) Seating is limited, please register early! Call or email to register.

Hoshanah Rabbah Learning

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:00 p.m. – midnight
Cost: no charge but registration by email or phone is appreciated

Session I: 7:00-8:45 p.m. The Definition of the Four Periods of Judgment in Life & Afterlife 
Session II: 9:00-10:00 p.m. The Outcomes of the Four Periods of Judgment in Life & Afterlife
Session III: 11:00 p.m. to midnight The Purpose of Gehennom (Hell), Gan Eden (Heaven), the Kaddish Prayer, Reincarnation, Tikkun (repairment), Correction, and Salvation in Judaism.

Basics in Judaism

Sunday mornings, (ongoing)
10 -11 a.m.
No charge - but registration is required

Please Phone or email to register.

Maimonides and the Mishneh Torah

Mondays, (ongoing)
7 - 9 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 - 9 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!