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 ShabbatFriday, August 11 | 4:00 pm
Join us for a FREE Pool Party and Kabbalat Shabbat with the clergy at the Fabulous JCC Pool.
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’ 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.
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.
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.