Temple Emanu-El Happenings

Tomorrow is the LAST DAY to RSVP for Shabarbecue!

Shabarbecue is on August 9th and we would be excited to have you join us for a great evening!

RSVP to make sure that we have food for everyone! RSVP HERE!

Service & Event Times
Thur ., Aug. 8th
6:00 PM
Fri . , Aug 9th
7:30 PM
Sun., Aug. 11th
9 : 00 AM
Tue . , Aug 13th
7:30 PM
Fri., Aug 16th
6:30 PM
Sat . , Aug 17th
6:30 PM
Sun ., Aug 18th
10:30 AM
Judaica Shop
We have new Mah Jong pieces and swag in our gift shop. Check them out and order today!

Important Upcoming Dates
Sisterhood Game Night
August 17 - 6:30pm

Ready to test your gaming skills? Come play Uno, Mexican Train, Mah Jong and more with your friends. See who will come out on top!

Members and Non-Members are welcome.

Neighborhood Havdalah
August 24th - 6pm

Join your Temple Emanu-El neighbors to start the new week at Neighborhood Havdalah.

The hosts will provide the home, the guests will provide an appetizer or dessert & Temple Emanu-El will provide the wine and ritual.

Come join Rabbi Dana Magat, President Deborah Zimmer & fellow congregants and over 5,000 fellow Reform Jews for a great week in Chicago! This is a great opportunity to learn, pray, sing and build new relationships with Jews from across North America! More than 125 all-new learning sessions, special facilitated networking gatherings, and "Intensives" that will cover Leadership Development, Membership Engagement & Development, Early Childhood & Youth Education, and Social Justice Leadership.
Registration is NOW open! If you register before October 16th, you get Early Bird Pricing!

Join Rabbi Dana Magat in Israel
May 4 - 15, 2020

Join Rabbi Dana Magat as he leads a trip to Israel! Mark this date on your calendar, and more information will be coming soon!

If you are interested and want to learn more, please email Iris.
Community Events
All About Food! (OLLI)
You are cordially invited to join our special interest food group (Osher Livelong Learning Institute) which meets the third Friday of selected months. 

We explore the history, culture, and politics of cuisines we love.

Our first class is on September 20th. If you are interested in joining our group, please send an email to jeannetoms@comcast.net.

Operation Dignity
NOW - Friday August 23rd

 2 out of 3 Holocaust survivors in the Bay Area are living in poverty. That’s why we partnered with Jewish Family Services to launch   Operation Dignity  - a campaign to provide for the emergency needs of local Holocaust survivors. 

For more information about services for Holocaust survivors, please contact Allison Zur at Jewish Family Services: 408-357-7491 or  allisonz@jfssv.org
Jewish Food Festival
August 25 - 10am

The 32nd Jewish Food Festival at Congregation Beth Israel will delight your taste buds. Savor “Jewish Soul Food” including corned beef, pastrami and brisket sandwiches, blintzes, kugel, latkes, matzah ball soup, chopped liver, knishes, hummus, baked goods and more. 

Mah Jong Tournament
October 18

Do you have what it takes to be a Mah Jong tournament champion?

There will be one held in The Villages Clubhouse on Friday, October 18th. Mark your calendars and we look forward to seeing you there!

Contact Bernice Vitcov via E-MAIL or Phone (408)-832-6390
Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126

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