Young Professionals (21-35)

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Young Professionals @ Adas Israel: Ages 21 – 35

A community for young Jewish adults between the ages of 21 and 35 – join us!

For info about YP@AI or to get on our email list, contact Marcy Spiro at

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Winter Calendar: 
Click Here for events coming up this winter with YP@AI.

kayakYP@AI Winter Calendar!
View The Calendar Here!
We have a great lineup of events with YP@AI throughout the winter. Check it out and mark your calendars!


nationalsLast Shir Delight Of 2015!
December 4 @ 6:30pm Register Here
Shir Delight is Adas Israel's Kabbalat Shabbat experience for young professionals. Our evening begins at 6:30PM with a happy hour oneg followed by a lay-led Kabbalat Shabbat/Maariv service and Shabbat dinner (Israeli dinner with veggie and gluten-free options).


nationalsYP Wine & Latkes
December 9 @ 7pm Register Here
Register early and save! Tickets are $15 at the door.

Celebrate the miracle that you came of age at the YP Wine & Latke party in the Biran Beit Midrash @ Adas Israel. Music, wine, latkes, sufganiyot (jelly donuts!), schmoozing, dreidel, & candle lighting w/ Adas clergy. Take time to reflect on what it means to be an adult with reBar. Feel free to bring your own Hanukkah menorah, so we can really light up the room. All attendees will have the opportunity to participate in "ADAS GIVES THE GIFT OF LIFE:  BONE MARROW REGISTRY DRIVE."


nationalsCandlelight Hanukkah Flow
Saturday, December 12 @ 6pm Register Here
The Jewish Mindfulness Center of Washington and WithLoveDC are excited to co-sponsor this celebratory yoga flow honoring the miracle of Hanukkah. Guest teacher Roni Zelivinski will lead us in a practice shimmering in candlelight and pulsing with Hebrew music. Let yourself unwind, restore, warm up, and celebrate the magic of our people, Hanukkah and the DC Jewish community. A smooth Vinyasa style class, followed by a long relaxation and a group Menorah lighting is sure to add spice and love to your Hanukkah. Chag Sameach! 


Save the Date! YP@AI goes to the Wizards vs. Celtics game!
Monday, January 25 @ 7pm Register Here
Join YP@AI at the Verizon Center and watch the Wizards play the Celtics. Good friends, good teams, good drinks and hopefully a great game! 


MakomDC December Scholar Event 
and Installation of Rabbi Aaron Alexander

Tuesday, December 8, Beginning at 6:00pm Register Here
Join Rabbi Gil Steinlauf and Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson as they formally install Rabbi Aaron Alexander as Associate Rabbi of Adas Israel.  In this special community-wide Adas event, we’ll share good hor d’oevres & drinks, good company, and good song as we all help ceremonially welcome Rabbi Alexander and his family into our sacred kehillah.  The installation will be followed by a keynote lecture by Rabbi Artson a prominent and innovative thought leader for pluralistic Judaism at 7:30pm as part of our MakomDC learning series.  


JMCW Mindful Yoga
 Wednesday 7:30pm – 8:45pm (Moving Meditation Vinyasa )
Sunday 10:00am – 10:55am (Restorative Flow)
Sunday 11:am – 12:15pm (Moving Meditation Yogic Flow)

Welcome to our new season of JMCW Yoga practice beginning Wednesday, October 14th! This fall JMCW is expanding our yoga program with brand new class offerings and a new rotating roster of 8+ Jewish Yoga faculty members. In addition to our weekly classes, we will partner with YP@AI to host three evenings of the Kavanah Experience throughout the program year. We will also be bringing a selection of Jewish Yoga speakers and workshops your way. So, keep your eyes peeled, this is going to be an exciting year for JMCW yogis.View our Fall 2015 JMCW Yoga Calendar Here. View class descriptions, weekly schedule and faculty bios.

Please direct any questions about Alesandra Zsiba, JMCW Yoga Coordinator: 

  YP group on facebook




Young Professional 20-somethings can join Adas for just $99… Membership Has Its Privileges

Includes High Holy Day tickets, access to clergy and community for life cycle events & support, discounts on YP events, and so much more…

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To Become an Adas Member
Please fill out the Membership Application and send it along with a check for $99 to Adas Israel.





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