Synagogue History | Woodside Park

Woodside Synagogue, Ahavas Torah, has been an important part of the greater Washington area's vibrant Jewish community for the past 40 years.

Address of the shul is 9001 Georgia Avenue, at the North Eastern intersection of Georgia Ave and Noyes Drive, in historic Silver Spring, Maryland. We are only two blocks from subway (metro), hotels and downtown Silver Spring. Our postal zip code is 20910. Click here to see us on a map.

Telephone the shul at (301)587-8252. This number will provide you with recorded information on the status of the eruv and davening times for Shabbos. Our fax number is (301)587-6528. To request additional information about our Shul telephone Mrs Grun, our shul representive at 301-587-2808 or send a email with your telephone number so we can call you! Our email address for information is

Shabbos hospitality arrangements can be made thru our hospitality coordinator. If you need shabbos arrangments please let us know by emailing: Your request to our coordinator will be forwarded promptly.

Rabbi of the shul is Rav Moshe Walter. Rabbi Walter's email address is:

Our Shul President is Noah Hochstadt. Email for him should be sent to

Other Shul officers can be easily email'd. They are:

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