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Jewish Study Center Tu B’Shevat Seder
Adas Israel Congregation
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
2850 Quebec Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
Tu B’Shevat, the New Year of the Trees, is Judaism’s premier environmental holiday and one that speaks to us clearly today. Celebrate with us at the third annual JSC Tu B’Shevat Seder at Adas Israel.
We’ll connect to the Tree of Life in each of the Four Worlds of Jewish mysticism and join in a community art project. Come taste of the four types of fruits and seven species of foods from the land of Israel, attuned to earth’s rhythms and cycles. On a practical level, we’ll be offering advice on how to switch from coal and nuclear-powered electrical energy in your home to renewable wind power.
Pre-registration required by Jan. 26. JSC, Adas members $20, others $30.
Gilah Langner is the rabbi of Shirat HaNefesh in Chevy Chase, MD, and Kol Ami Congregation in Arlington, VA, and a meditation leader at the Jewish Mindfulness Center of Washington at Adas Israel. Susan Barocas is a writer, teacher, chef, filmmaker and organizer of special events. She was founding director of the Jewish Food Experience®.