Civilian Service Brunch, Recognizing & Preventing Genocides
March 22, 9:40am. For the second year, the Men's Club will recognize the contribution of civilians in government service, with a brunch featuring Jim Finkel, who, among other senior positions in his 35 years in government service, served as the Director of National Intelligence's Special Assistant for War Crimes and Related Issues. Jim will be speaking on "the challenges of recognizing and preventing genocides and other forms of mass atrocities." Brunch starts after minyan.
Please reserve by e-mail to Men's Club by March 15, $10 Members, $12 Non-members. Send check to OT for the Olam Tikvah Men's Club, or pay online below.
Renew Your Menís Club Membership or Join for the First Time!
Itís never too late to renew or join Menís Club. Your dues support OTís youth and education programming. Annual Dues: regular membership, $36; seniors (65 and over), $18. Be a Mensch Member for $54, and provide extra support. Send your checks with the membership form payable to Olam Tikvah Menís Club to the OT office.
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Soccer, Sundays at Chabad's field. All are welcome to join our weekly pick-up games. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to be added to the mailing list.
Basketball, Monday evenings during the school year, 9:00pm-10:15pm, at Poe Middle School. Everyone's welcome to join our weekly pick-up basketball games, beginning this fall. E-mail email@example.com for more details.
Board Meetings, first Thursday of the month, after minyan (about 8:15pm). All members are welcome, and should contact the Men's Club at firstname.lastname@example.org if they would like to attend a meeting.
January 11: OT Olympics #1: Bowling with Abba
January 25: OT Olympics #2: Northern VA Synagogue Basketball Tournament
February 8: Annual ďWorld Wide WrapĒ at services
February 14: Seaboard Blue Yarmulke Dinner
February 21: Boy Scout Shabbat
February 22: Brunch with OT Poet/Journalist Rick Black
February TBA: GMU Basketball w/ABBA
March 1: Pack Yom HaShoah Yellow Candles
March 8: Begin Yellow Candle delivery to OT home
March 22: Civilian Service Brunch Ė OTís Jim Finkel on his experiences dealing with genocide & war crimes
April 12: OT Olympics #3 Ė Walk/Hike at Burke Lake
April/May weeknight: Washington Nationals game
April 26: Earth Day Electronics Recycling, OT
May 3: ABBA Steak & Vodka Dinner
May 31: Family Miniature Golf Outing
June 5: Menís Club Shabbat dinner and annual meeting at OT after services
July 8 Ė 12: FJMC International Convention, Deauville Resort, Miami Beach
July 19 or Aug 2: NoVA Synagogue Soccer Tournament Fundraiser for Kids of Sderot, Terror Victims in Israel