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Chapter Calendar 2013-2014





  DATE
DAY
TIME
EVENT
Countdown
  SEPTEMBER 13
2
Monday
Office Closed
Labor Day Holiday
5-6
Thu-Fri
Office Closed
Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashannah is the Jewish New Year!




14
Saturday
Office Closed
Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur - Day of Atonement




19-20
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Sukkot


On Sukkot we build a temporary booth called a Sukkah

We also wave four species of plants in celebration of God's gift of bounty



22
Sunday
10:30am-12:00pm
Opening Meeting



26-27
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah


Shemini Atzeret - The Eighth Day of Solemn Assembly



30
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Chapter Board Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
  OCTOBER
7
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
  NOVEMBER
4
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:

19
Tuesday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Chapter Board Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
27-Dec 5
Chanukah

The Jewish people celebrate the Festival of Lights for eight days,
in honor of the historic victory of the Maccabbees
and the great miracle of the pure oil.



28 -29
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day is a holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada.
Traditionally, it has been a time to give thanks to God, friends, and family.



  DECEMBER
2
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
8
Sunday
10:00-12:00
Presidents Meeting - Chapter Office



24
Tuesday
Office Closed - 1PM
25
Wednesday
Office Closed
  JANUARY 14
1
Wednesday
Office Closed
6
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:

13
Monday
9:45 -12:00
Chapter Board Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
20
Monday
Office Closed
Martin Luther King Day
  FEBRUARY
3
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
9
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Toast Hadassah at the Equinox


10
Monday
11:30 AM
Scholar Series I @ Temple Shalom

17
Monday
Office Closed
President's Day
  MARCH
3
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
12
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Lunch & Learn - Lecture II



16
Sunday
Purim

The Purim story takes place over a nine-year span, during the period of Jewish exile
from Israel following the destruction of the First Temple. The Jewish People were saved
from genocide -- at the last moment -- through a miraculous chain of events.




24
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Chapter Board Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
30
Sunday
Baltimore
Big Chapter / Region Meeting

  APRIL
7
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
14-22
Closed - 15, 16, 21, 22
Passover


On Passover God lead the Jewish people out of Egypt



24
Thursday
7:30 PM
Scholar Series II @ Cong. Beth El


28
Monday
Yom Hashoah

Holocaust Remembrance Day



In Hebrew, the term Yom Hashoah refers as the Holocaust Remembrance Day.
The day, which was established to remember the Six million Jews, of whom one and a
half million were children, perished in the Holocaust.

  MAY
4
Sunday
10:00am-12:00pm
Hadassah Walkathon
4
Sunday
Israel Memorial Day | Yom Hazikaron

Israel Memorial Day


Israel's Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron), is celebrated the day before
Israel's Independence Day. It is dedicated to the memory of those who have given
their lives to the State of Israel. Ceremonies are held throughout the country at
schools, cemeteries and memorial sites.

6
Tuesday
Yom Haatzmaut

Israel Independence Day


The official date given by the United Nations in their partition
vote for the creation of the two new entities was May 15th, 1948.
May 14th was to be the last day of the British Mandate.
At 4 p.m., the British lowered their flag and immediately
the Jews raised their own.


26
Monday
Office Closed
Memorial Day
  JUNE
2
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
4-5
Wed-Thu
Office Closed
Shavuot



  JULY
4
Friday
Office Closed
Independence Day
21-24
Mon-Thu
National Convention, Las Vegas



  AUGUST
4
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
  SEPTEMBER
1
Monday
Office Closed
Labor Day Holiday
8
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:

25-26
Thus-Fri
Office Closed
Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashannah is the Jewish New Year!




  OCTOBER
4
Saturday
Office Closed
Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur - Day of Atonement




6
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
9-10
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Sukkot


On Sukkot we build a temporary booth called a Sukkah

We also wave four species of plants in celebration of God's gift of bounty



16-17
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah


Shemini Atzeret - The Eighth Day of Solemn Assembly



  NOVEMBER
3
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:

28-29
Thurs-Fri
Office Closed
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day is a holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada.
Traditionally, it has been a time to give thanks to God, friends, and family.



  DECEMBER
1
Monday
6:45 PM Social | 7:00
Executive Committee Meeting




Meetings will be held at Hadassah Chapter Office
11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20852
Door-to-Door Directions to Office:
16-24
Chanukah

The Jewish people celebrate the Festival of Lights for eight days,
in honor of the historic victory of the Maccabbees
and the great miracle of the pure oil.



24
Tuesday
Office Closed - 1PM
25
Wednesday
Office Closed


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