Our congregation enjoys a variety of adult learning options, including Shabbat study opportunities, weeknight classes led by the Rabbi, as well as lay-led workshops and chavurot. Through our Torah learning, we are committed to spiritual growth and intellectual honesty, and strive to embrace the multiplicity of voices and wisdom within our congregational family.

Shabbat Learning

  • Friday Night Dvar Torah featuring different community members each week
  • Morning Derasha by Rabbi Topolosky and special guests
  • Parsha Shiur with Rabbi Topolosky every Shabbat afternoon, 45 min before Mincha

Scholars of Pardes

This is a special class series with Rabbi Topolosky. Meets monthly on Monday nights at rotating homes.

Ishbitz Chassidut with Akiva Landsman

Meets monthly at the Landsman home.

Aura Chadasha Women’s Rosh Chodesh Group

Meets monthly at rotating homes. Learn more about Aura Chadasha

Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning

We are offering two, ten-week classes on Thursday mornings from 11-12:30PM.

>Fall Class

“The Star and the Crescent: The Long Relationship of Judaism and Islam” taught by Rabbi Ben Shull.
Classes begin on Thursday October 4, 2018  at Tikvat Israel Congregation 2200 Baltimore Rd, Rockville MD 20851
Class will run for 10 weeks on Thursday mornings from 11:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. 

>Winter Class

“Jewish Mysticism: The History of Kabbalah” taught by Rabbi Uri Topolosky.
Classes begin on Thursday January 3, 2019 at Kehilat Pardes, 13300 Arctic Ave, Rockville MD 20853.
Class will run for 10 weeks on Thursday mornings from 11:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. 

You can register for the either or both classes HERE

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to Rabbi Shull ([email protected]) or to Rabbi Uri Topolosky ([email protected]).