Temple Emanu-El Happenings
Happy Hanukkah from
Temple Emanu-El
Latkes & Laughs - DON'T MISS OUT!
Sunday, December 13 // 5:30pm

Come join us for the biggest Latkes & Laughs in history! We are excited to bring you this hilarious comedy show, from the comfort of your own couch!

Don't forget about winning 1 of 3 Raffle prizes, all valued at over $100 dollars. Be sure to purchase your ticket to the show to be entered to win.

Want to invite your friends? There's still space and we guarantee you won't get a bad seat! Share the registration link with them!
First Night Celebration with Shira Kline
Thursday, December 10th // 6:00pm

We look forward to celebrating the first night of Chanukah with Shira Kline! This is a musical experience that is great for the entire family and a perfect way to celebrate Chanukah.

Streaming Chanukah Shabbat Musical Experience
Friday, December 11 // 7pm

Tune in for a special Chanukah treat! Rabbi Magat and Cantor Edmondson will lead a special, streamed Shabbat and Chanukah service that will incorporate fun music from our adult choir, our MazelTones youth choir, and our Rock Shabbat band.

Service & Event Times
Thurs., Dec. 10th
6:00 PM

Sun. Dec. 13th
9:00 AM

Sun., Dec. 13th
5:30 PM

Tues., Dec. 15th
12:00 PM

Tues., Dec. 15th
Tues., Dec. 15th
7:00 PM

Wed., Dec. 16th
Fri., Dec.18th
6:00 PM
Fri. Dec. 18th
7:00 PM
Sun., Dec. 20th

Tues., Dec. 22nd
12:00 PM

Fri. Dec. 25th
6:30 PM
Fri., Dec. 25th
7:30 PM

Important Upcoming Events
Learn about the Hindu Religion
Sunday, December 13 // 12:30pm

Have you always wanted to learn more about the Hindu religion? We have scheduled a presentation and discussion with an expert on the Hindu religion for our next Great Questions Religion Group meeting. We welcome you to join us.

Chat with Rabbi Magat
Tuesday, December 15th // 12pm

Want to chat with the Rabbi? Want to talk about the elections? Come hang out with the Rabbi today and ask him any questions that you may have on your mind.

Zig Zag Happy Hour
Wednesday, December 16 // 7:00pm

Are you looking for more ways to connect with your fellow congregants and have a great time? Come to the Chanukah Happy Hour! BYOB and snuggle up to Zoom for some laughter and a fun time. Share a fun photo of Chanukahs past or any photo that will bring a smile. More details below!

Chanukah Tot Shabbat
Friday, December 18 // 6:00pm

Join us for a Chanukah Tot Shabbat live on zoom on Friday, December 18 at 6:00 pm. Come and share in festive Chanukah songs and stories led by Rabbi Magat and Cantor Edmondson. 

Live Erev Shabbat at Home Experience
Friday, December 18th // 7:00pm

Shabbat Shalom! Join our clergy for our live Shabbat At Home Experience. You will be able to join your fellow congregants as you sing along to your favorite Shabbat Songs. Please fill out the registration link below to receive an invite to the Shabbat Service.

Important Announcement
Mahjonng cards WILL NOT BE ORDERED THIS YEAR. Checks will be mailed back to you if you purchased through Sisterhood.

Please email questions to Sisterhood@templesanjose.org
Community Events
November 18 - December 18

Once again, Temple Emanu-El is partnering with Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley to fulfill the Chanukah and holiday wishes of families and seniors who would otherwise go without gifts. To maintain the safety of JFS staff, volunteers and clients during COVID 19, this year Temple Emanu-El is sponsoring an online virtual dreidel board. 

Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126

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(408) 292-0939