Hebrew & Yiddish


Interested in learning Hebrew or Yiddish—or both? The Bender JCC offers a variety of Hebrew and Yiddish classes in a supportive, fun environment through conversation, reading, and writing.

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HebrewThe Center offers a variety of daytime and evening Hebrew classes, from beginner (Aleph level) to advanced (Hay level), in both Ulpan Ben Yehuda conversational Hebrew and prayer book Hebrew.

Our instructors bring a wealth of ability to the Center’s Hebrew program, and all incorporate discussions on relevant Jewish holidays and current events. For more information, contact Rivka Degani at 301-348-3810 or rdegani@benderjccgw.org.


YiddishStudents are familiarized with spoken and written Yiddish in an introductory class that uses dialogues, songs, oral exercises, proverbs, and video clips to build basic speaking and listening skills.

Questions about Hebrew and Yiddish classes at the Bender JCC? Contact us!

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