Behrend-Adas (Seniors)

Behrend-Adas Senior Fellowship

Adas SeniorsThe Behrend-Adas Senior Fellowship is a daily lunch program open to the community that provides a variety of social, exercise, and educational programming. A hot kosher lunch is also served daily. Each month, featured speakers discuss nutrition, health, Judaics and literary topics. On Fridays, the Senior Fellowship offers a Shabbat celebration that includes live musical entertainment.

Join us for yoga, strength training, art, music, and a hot kosher lunch. See old friends and make new ones!

See the October Calendar


How do I join?
Please email or call Kim at the EDCJCC at or 202-777-3243, two days in advance.

Where do I go?
Adas Israel Congregation, Youth Lounge (3rd floor)
2850 Quebec Street NW 20008
H2, L1, L2, L4 bus lines and the Metro Red Line Cleveland Park station

When does the program operate?
Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Lunch is served at 12:00 PM.

How much does it cost?
Lunch is $6.65. We welcome your donation to help cover the cost (suggested donation is $4.00).

Do you have a few hours to volunteer? Email Kim at


Resources on aging

Jewish Council for the Aging
Jewish Information Referral Agency
Charles E. Smith Life Communities
Life Times Newsletter (Charles E. Smith Life Communities)


Adas Israel Congregation and Sisterhood
Edlavitch DCJCC
D.C. Office on Aging

This program is made possible by a generous grant from the Ethel Dubit Fund and the Suevia and Rudolph Behrend Endowment of the United Jewish Endowment Fund (UJEF). The program also receives support from the Joseph and Helen Kaufmann Memorial Fund at the UJEF. This program is supported by The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington’s JTeen Philanthropy.