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A group of young women posing for the camera with woods and cabins in the background, ca 1950-60s. Capital Jewish Museum Collection. Gift of Rhoda Ritzenberg.

Public Program

CJM After Sunset: Summer Camp

Thursday, February 29, 2024 6–9 pm

Public Program

Late Night with Shakespeare Theatre Company

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 6–8 pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, March 14, 2024 10–11 am

Family Program

Purim Family Day

Sunday, March 24, 2024 2–5 pm

Public Program

Salon Nights: Grow Your Own Herb Garden

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 6–8 pm

Family seder, 1956. Capital
Jewish Museum Collection.
Gift of Rhoda Ritzenberg.

Public Program

Nights at the Seder Table

Thursday, April 11, 2024 6–8 pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, April 11, 2024 10–11 am

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, May 9, 2024 10–11 am

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, June 13, 2024 10–11 am

Past Programs

Drop-In Program

Blood Drive

Wednesday, February 14, 2024 1–6 pm

Community Action Lab, Photo: Imagine Photography, August 2023

Educator Program

Educators’ Kickoff

Sunday, February 4, 2024 3–5 pm

Public Program

Climate Grief and Resilience Workshop

Sunday, January 28, 2024 3–5 pm

Public Program

theatre dybbuk Presents: The Villainy You Teach

Friday, January 26, 2024 2:30pm–5 pm

The Potomac River and the Francis Scott Key Bridge with DC in the distance, ca. 1950-60s. Capital Jewish Museum Collection. Gift of Rhoda Ritzenberg.

Public Program

Nights at the Round Table: Conversations about Environmental Justice

Thursday, January 18, 2024 6–8:30 pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, January 11, 2024 10–11 am

Holiday cards from the collection of Rabbi Stanley Rabinowitz. Designed by Roth Cards, 1964. Capital Jewish Museum Collection. Gift of Sharon Chard-Yaron.

Drop-In Program

December 25

Monday, December 25, 2023 11am–3 pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, December 14, 2023 10–11 am

President Carter lights a menorah in Lafayette Square across from the White House, December. 17, 1979. Capital Jewish Museum Collection. Gift of the Washington Jewish Week.

Public Program

History Happy Hour: Hanukkah and Holiday Traditions at the White House

Thursday, December 7, 2023 6pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, November 9, 2023 10–11 am

Color photograph of B'nai Brith Women (now Jewish Women International) at an abortion rights/pro-choice rally on November 12th, 1989, held at the Lincoln Memorial. Capital Jewish Museum Collection, Jewish Women International Collection. Gift of Meredith Jacobs, Jewish Women International.

Public Program

Nights at the Round Table: Conversations about Reproductive Rights

Thursday, November 2, 2023 6:30pm–9 pm

Members of Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County celebrate the completion of their newly constructed building, January 1958. Gift of Beth El of Montgomery County, Capital Jewish Museum Collection.

Public Program

CJM After Sunset: The Notorious RBG

Thursday, October 19, 2023 6–9 pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, October 12, 2023 10–11 am

Photo Credit:: Photograph of the memorial created outside the Supreme Court following the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, September 2020. Photograph by Lloyd Wolf, gift of the photographer, Capital Jewish Museum Collection.

Public Program

The Post RBG Court: A Panel Conversation

Tuesday, October 3, 2023 6:30pm

Public Program

The RBG Workout

Thursday, September 28, 2023 6:30pm

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, September 14, 2023 10–11 am

Capital Jewish Food Festival, Oct 2022. Photo: Chris Ferenzi

Public Program

Block Party

Sunday, September 10, 2023 11am–3 pm

Protest sign (detail) used by Reiter family at Women’s March, 2017. Capital Jewish Museum Collection, Gift of Toby Reiter.

Drop-In Program

Poster Making: Make Your Own Protest Sign

August 23–26, 2023

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, August 10, 2023 10–11 am

Family Program

Story Time at CJM

Thursday, July 13, 2023 10–11 am

Roxana Alger Geffen, Dissent Collar #11 (eyepatch). Archival inkjet print on Hahnemuhle paper, framed, 16” x 20”, 2017, Edition of 5. Copyright of the artist.

Public Program

Salon Nights: I Dissent Collar Making

Wednesday, July 12, 2023 5:30pm–8 pm

Notorious RBG book cover illustration by Adam Johnson. Courtesy of HarperCollins. Photographs: Crown © by Hurst Photo/Shutterstock

Public Program

Community Day: The Life and Legacy of RBG

Sunday, June 25, 2023 11am–3 pm

Rendering of the Capital Jewish Museum, SmithGroup

Public Program

Erev Opening Bash

Thursday, June 8, 2023 6–9 pm

Member Program

Grand Opening: Member Previews

Sunday, June 4, 2023 11am–5 pm