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Minyan Ma’or Prayer Services

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

  Welcome to Minyan Ma'or ("light"), which meets on Shabbat mornings and chagim in Reisman Hall (due to COVID, we are meeting temporarily outside under a tent on the Ashford Street/west side of Temple Emanuel). Our services are lay-led and egalitarian.  We are a diverse, inclusive community ranging from single households to families across the […]

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Ruach Shabbat Services: Grades K-6

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

For Grades K-6. Join Jon Tatelman on Shabbat morning under the tent at Temple Emanuel for a fun children's service!

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Tot Shabbat

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Join our very own teen Tot Shabbat leaders, Maya Robinson and Sydney Raby, for an in-person, Tot Shabbat experience. We will sing our favorite songs and create beautiful crafts together. Make sure to bring a blanket/towel to sit on the lawn with us! 

Sisterhood’s Free Ice Cream Pop-Up

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

We will gather outside (socially distanced) at the picnic tables in the Newton Center parking lot. Swing by for as long or as little as you like and connect with us before the weather gets too cold! In order for us to cover the cost of your favorite JP Licks Ice Cream, please RSVP in […]

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Pathways to Judaism

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Presented by the Jewish Discovery Institute  Register Today! Considering conversion? Want to learn more about Judaism? The Pathways to Judaism program is an intensive 25-session “Introduction to Judaism” program suitable for those considering conversion and those who are “Jewcurious.” Over the last 40 years, the Jewish Discovery Institute has helped guide thousands of students on […]

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Memory Cafe

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

In-person on the Brezniak Terrace / Reisman Hall You have the option of coming in person or stopping by to pick up a take home activity. Other games are available to purchase. Please bring a check in case you would like to purchase additional activity booklets or games. What is a Memory Café? A memory […]

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Ruach Shabbat Services: Grades K-6

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

For Grades K-6. Join Jon Tatelman on Shabbat morning under the tent at Temple Emanuel for a fun children's service!

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Tot Shabbat

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Join our very own teen Tot Shabbat leaders, Maya Robinson and Sydney Raby, for an in-person, Tot Shabbat experience. We will sing our favorite songs and create beautiful crafts together. Make sure to bring a blanket/towel to sit on the lawn with us! 

Hello, Dolly! Performance at Temple Emanuel

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Auditions and rehearsals starting on October 31st, 2021.  Come and join us for our production of Hello, Dolly!   Auditions will take place in the Rabbi Samuel Chief Sanctuary, and are open to fully vaccinated adults and children ages 13 and older. For the audition, please prepare and memorize, either Hello Dolly, Before the Parade […]

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Pathways to Judaism

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Presented by the Jewish Discovery Institute  Register Today! Considering conversion? Want to learn more about Judaism? The Pathways to Judaism program is an intensive 25-session “Introduction to Judaism” program suitable for those considering conversion and those who are “Jewcurious.” Over the last 40 years, the Jewish Discovery Institute has helped guide thousands of students on […]

Gesher Movie Night

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

Join us for an epic movie night under the stars! Bring your sleeping bags, blankets, chairs…anything that will keep you warm and comfortable as we watch Field of Dreams together on the Temple Emanuel lawn. Hot chocolate will be provided and you are welcome to byo vegetarian dinner. We will have chairs available as well. Please arrive […]

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Ruach Shabbat Services: Grades K-6

In Person - Temple Emanuel 385 Ward Street, Newton, MA

For Grades K-6. Join Jon Tatelman on Shabbat morning under the tent at Temple Emanuel for a fun children's service!