Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Terumah: A Jewish Women's Shabbat Retreat
Pearlstone Retreat Center

JLL-Women's Retreat 09Terumah: The Gifts we Give, The Gifts we Receive
A Jewish Women’s Shabbat Retreat
Friday, February 27-Sunday, March 1, 2009
Pearlstone Retreat & Conference Center 
Reistertown, MD

Travel with us on a spiritual journey exploring  Judaism and its personal gift to you.  Treat your body and soul to the nourishment of Shabbat Services, music, yoga, meditation and, of course, bonding and companionship with a group of wonderful women.  

Retreat Facilitators:

Rabbi Laurie Phillips is the Director of Education at Congreation Habonim in New York.  She has spent her career in education and has found that becoming a rabbi is the best way to merge her two greatest passions; Judaism and education.

Larissa Blechman is the creator of Shalom Within and Shalom Yoga programs.  She practices and teaches contemplative and embodied Judaism while pursuing ordination as a Rabbinic Pastor through Aleph: Alliance for Jewish Renewal.

Daniella Forstater works as a preschool music teacher.  She loves making music and finds great joy in sharing that passion with others.     

Set in the serene, natural beauty of rural Maryland countryside, Pearlstone offers a relaxing facility to kick off the stress of your lives.  Registration fee includes room and board, five delicious kosher meals and snacks, free time to enjoy the setting and Shabbat.


All rooms have 2 double beds and a private bathroom with a shower
Double Occupancy:  Member $275______   Non member $375 ______
Single Occupancy:     Member $375______  Non member $475 ______

Registration by phone and questions: 
Jean Graubart at 202-777-3268
Registration deadline - February 13, 2009

Mail to:  Washington DCJCC - Jewish Women's Retreat 1529 16th Street NW Washington, DC  20036 or Fax (202) 518-9420 (credit cards only)

Sponsored by the Leo and Anna Smilow Center for Jewish Living and Learning at the Washington DCJCC


Time: 5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
5425 Mount Gilead Rd
Reistertown, MD 21136
United States

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