Centennial Weekend

Starts: December 6, 2013 at 8:00 pm
Ends: December 8, 2013 at 1:30 pm

December 6th, 7th, and 8th, 2013:
Watch for your invitation in the mail!

Hotel Information:

Out-of-Towners: We have reserved a block of rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott in Yorktown. It is just over the Newport News line and is about 15 to 20 minutes from the temple.
Rooms with two double beds or one king bed are each available at $79.00 per night.
The block of rooms is booked under the name “Rodef Sholom.”

You may make your reservations by calling the hotel at 757-874-9000 or you may make them on-line . NOTE: The $79.00 rate will be available until November 6 prior to 5:00 pm.

Rodef Sholom Temple’s 100th Birthday Celebration December 6, 7, 8, 2013


  • Friday Night 8:00 pm – Special celebration service with dessert reception
  • Saturday Morning 9:30 am – Special celebration service with luncheon following
  • Saturday Night 7:00 pm – A light supper followed by: Cabaret: A Reprise – Memories, photos, and videos from past Cabarets LIVE reprises of favorite performances
    A chance for long-time members to revisit the fun – and newer members to experience it
    Dress: Semi-formal ~ Recommended for adults
  • Sunday Morning 9:00 am – Cornerstone Reveal See contents of time capsules from 1921 & 1957 and of a new time capsule for the future
  • Sunday Morning 10:00 am – Breakfast followed by: The World Premier of the Video “100 Years and Going Strong” The Way We Were, The Way We Are.The Ways We Have Changed, The Way We Hope to Be
    Our story told by more than100 of our members
    And a special Sunday School program for the children 12 and younger
    Followed by a Sunday School presentation and birthday cake
    Dress: Casual
  • Suggested donation for entire weekend – $50 per adult
    Sunday School children and any children under 13 are invited to attend at no cost
    See Invitation for Sponsorship Levels and RSVP