What’s Happening


Jewish living and learning last a lifetime. Temple Emanuel is an inclusive community helping each one of us to form or deepen our relationship with Judaism. We offer a diverse range of learning and celebration experiences that will greet you with warmth, energy, creativity, and continue to meet you where you are on your Jewish journey. Please join us!

Here are several of our featured upcoming events.
For more events, visit our Upcoming Events page.


Pool Party and Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, August 11 | 4:00 pm

Join us for a FREE Pool Party and Kabbalat Shabbat with the clergy at the Fabulous JCC Pool.

USY Encampment 2017!

Monday, August 21 | 8:00 am

Great Outdoor Activities, Kosher Meals, Six Flags, Terrific Evening Programs, Bunk Activities, Meaningful Shabbat, Sports, Interesting Study Theme, Color Run, Special Machon and Jr USY Programming, LOTS OF USY FRIENDS & RUACH!!

Summer at Temple Emanuel


Sundaes on Sundays!

  • Comfort in Company
  • Solace for the Soul
  • Ice Cream for the Spirit

Join us at Sunday Evening Minyan at 7:30 pm followed by ice cream sundaes for all. June 25th through September 3rd.


Summer Shul

‘Summer Shul’ is lay-led Torah Study prior to Shabbat morning services weekly from June 24 through September 2 from 8:30 – 9:30 am in the Slater Conference Room. Each Shabbat, discussions will focus on lessons taken from that week’s Parasha.

If you would like to lead a session, and for further details please contact Marty Paley.


Tot Shabbat

Throughout the Summer, join us at Tot Shabbat. For babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents: Music, movement, sharing and stories with a Shabbat theme. Learn more …


Teaching Jewish Values to our Children

Visit our Preschool: We have a few spots left for the 2017-2018 school year! If you have a child or grandchild 18 months – 4 years old (as of 9/1/17), it’s time to visit the Temple Emanuel Preschool.

To schedule a visit, contact Wendy Falchuk, our preschool director at 671-558-8130.  Learn about Temple Emanuel’s Gift of Early Education. We look forward to meeting you!

Enroll in the Religious School

Temple Emanuel Religious School enrollment for the 2017-2018/5778 school year is now open! Enroll Today! We’d love to tell you more about our program and arrange for you to visit! Please contact Ilene Beckman, Religious School Director at 617-558-8122.


Summer Torah and Haftarah Readers

This is your golden opportunity to participate in community prayer by chanting Torah or Haftarah. Please contact Hazzan Sheni Dan Nesson at (617) 558-8104.


Library Summer Hours

The Rabbi Marshall R. Lifson Library will be open by appointment only until mid-August. Please contact Deb Abner to arrange a visit. Please return any borrowed materials you may have to the drop-off box outside the library entry.


Scheduling Summer Events at Temple Emanuel

In order to conserve energy & resources, from July 1 thru August 31, Temple Emanuel will only hold evening meetings and classes on Tuesday nights. Please contact Erin Moseley to schedule your summer meetings and classes: 617-558-8172.