Contacts for Jewish Life and Learning

Adult Services

Adult Programming Director
Carla Rosenfeld

Community Engagement

Community Engagement Director
Laurie Albert

Community Engagement Coordinator
Jennifer DeAngelis

Community Engagement Coordinator
Jennifer Kanarek


JCCNV Community Shlicha
Dana Kalishov

Upcoming Events

The JCCNV: A Great Fit for Me!

Shabbat Programming at the J

Celebrate the
Beauty of Shabbat

Throughout the year,
the J is now offering
unique programs to
help the community
join together to
experience the spirit
of Shabbat.

If you have
suggestions for
Shabbat programs,
please pass them along!



Cultural Programs

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For more information on the programs below, contact, or (703) 537-3034.

The JCCNV offers member discounts on classes and programs. In order for membership rates to apply, membership must remain current throughout the duration of the class/program.

Special Interest Groups

NOVA Mifgash

Calling All Israeli and Hebrew Speaking Families!

Ages: 2-9
Contact, or (703) 537-3034.

Be a part of this Hebrew speaking group for families with children ages 2–9. Israeli and Hebrew speaking parents and children gather once a month to connect, play games, read stories, and watch films — all in Hebrew. Mifgashim (meetings) are organized by the families and the JCCNV Community Shlicha (emissary). Look for us on Facebook and join — NOVA Mifgash.


Israeli Dance

Ages: 13+
Tuesdays, 7:45pm–9:45pm

Instructor: Ethan Halpern
This drop-in cultural dance program incorporates Jewish and Israeli culture through choreographed dances set to modern music by Israeli artists. The dances students learn are recognized in most programs internationally. No experience is required. Ethan Halpern has been offering this popular Israeli Dance program for 20 years at the J. Preregistration not required. See you on the dance floor!
Fee: $10/ $6 member/ $5 student. Pay instructor directly.
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