• Our Honorable Octogenarians Margy Spears, Marjorie Brown, Jay Smith and Ethel McAfee pose with Sisterhood President Francesca Sweet
  • Sisterhood Shabbat Sunny Rabenstock, Alyssa Wise-Wolk, Lisa Wise-Wolk, Phyllis Newman, and Gloria Cutler join together to celebrate Sisterhood
  • Simchat Torah Cherrie Lubey & Ellen Weiss proudly carry the torah!
  • Honoring our Past Presidents Past Presidents Philip Gold, Aaron Katz, Jeffrey Spears, Cherrie Lubey, and Ina Katz celebrate our restored plaques.
  • Rabbi Jay Sherwood Rabbi Sherwood's services are always enjoyable!
  • Our 2015 Confirmation Class Congratulations to the young women and men of our congregation!
  • Simchat Torah 2014 Sydney Weissman, daughter of Jill and Greg Weissman, enjoys the festive atmosphere.
  • Cantor Bern-Vogel and Rabbi Emeritus Cohn Our clergy makes every service special, enjoyable, and uplifting.
  • Our New Building at Night Our new synagogue rises majesically into the night sky.
  • The song that unites us Cantor Jennifer Bern-Vogel sings in the beautiful sanctuary of our new building.

Friday - March 17, 2017 - Led by Rabbi Jay Sherwood & Cantor Jennifer Bern-Vogel
Choir Shabbat Service at 7:00 pm
Oneg Shabbat following the service

Saturday - March 18, 2017 - Led by Rabbi Jay Sherwood
Shabbat Morning Service w/ Shabbat School - 10:00 am
Parashat Ki Tisa
Exodus 30:11 - 34:35; Numbers 19:1 - 19:22 - Haftarah - Ezekiel 36:16 - 36:38
Kiddush Following the Servicer

Helpful Information

Emanu-Electronic News

Visit the Sisterhood Gift Shop!

Our Sisterhood Gift Shop is now open in the Temple Lobby! The hours are Wednesday from 4-6pm and Sunday, 9:30-11:30am!

Think Scrip!


Scrip is available for grocery stores, retail stores, dining out, and much much more, at no additional cost to you! Scrip is great for everyone on your list! It's quick and easy.

Scrip can be purchased at the Temple Office or at shopwithscrip.com.

Download a list of what's available in the office by clicking here.

Click here for details including downloadable information about shopwithscrip.com

Making a Donation to Congregation Emanu El

coinsYour contributions to our synagogue are always greatly appreciated! For your convenience, we have made it possible to download the donation form online. Please mail this form to the tem
ple with your check enclosed. Of course, you are still welcome to call the temple office to make your donations.

Thank you so much for your generosity!

Upcoming Events

March 2017 Bulletin now online!

Download and view the complete 16-page bulletin by clicking here. Older issues can be read by clicking here

Starting with the January, 2016 edition, bulletins are no longer printed or mailed unless you tell us you want a mailed copy. Contact the office for more information.

Isabel Lehmann Bat Mitzvah March 25

Join us Saturday morning at 10:00am for one of the most sacred of our traditions as we honor Isabel Lehmann and the entire Lehmann family!

A Conversation with Anita Mishook March 26

Join us as longtime temple member Anita Mishook discusses her recently published novel, Helen. 10:00am, no RSVP required.

Community Seder April 11

Enjoy a catered Seder, complete with all of the traditional foods (including vegetarian main-course option).
Wine is provided.

Make reservations no later than March 27, 2017 by calling the office.

Annual Meeting May 18

Save the date for the annual Congregational Meeting! This is where you can really find out about the issues we face. 

Check Out Congregation Emanu El Online!

Be sure to stop by Congregation Emanu El's Facebook Page and Youtube Channel where you will find information on upcoming events as well as new and exciting videos as well as the enriching "Rabbinic Reflections" video series. 

Make reservations online for temple events

Congregation Emanu El uses Eventbrite for reservations. To keep costs down, all events are listed as "free" even if they are paid events. If you reserve online, the temple office will add the item to your monthly statement or you may pay at the temple office. Click here to go to our event page and choose the event you want to reserve!

Chocolate Seder March 26

Join us Rabbi Sherwood leads us through the 15 steps of the Passover Seder in the sweetest way possible - with Chocolate! Four cups of wine? NO! Four cups of chocolate milk!! Charoset? Made
with Hershey’s syrup and nuts! We think you get the idea!!