Kabbalat Shabbat Patio Service - led by Ritual Committee
Friday, July 28 at 6:30 PM
Kabbalat Shabbat Patio Service followed by Shabarbecue
Friday, August 4 at 6:30 PM
Paws Shabbat
Saturday, August 5 at 9:00 AM
Kabbalat Shabbat Patio Service- Sisterhood Shabbat
Friday, August 11 at 6:30 PM
Bat Mitzvah of Emma Josephs
Saturday, August 12 at 10:30 AM
Israeli Dancing
Tuesday August 1 at 7:30 PM
Great exercise! Great fun! Great chance to meet new people!
Put on your dancin' shoes and come to our free Israeli dance class taught by our very own Loui Tucker. No dance experience necessary and we welcome everyone from the community to join in the fun.
lunch and learn
Cantor's Lunch and Learn: New Music from Camp Newman!
Wednesday, August 2 at 12:00 PM in the Temple House
Join the Cantor for lunch, and bring your thirst for Jewish liturgy!  Bring a sack lunch and join Cantor Edmondson on the first Wednesday of each month to share in a stimulating discussion of Jewish music and liturgy. This event is open to the community. This month's lunch and learn with the Cantor will feature new music from her time at Camp Newman.
Friday, August 4 following the 6:30 PM service
Shabbat + Barbecue = Shabarbecue!  Fun for families, couples, singles, members, and prospective members.  Join the Temple Emanu-El community for delicious, FREE, barbecue on the patio following the Kabbalat Shabbat service.   To ensure we have enough food, please RSVP by tomorrow at noon to admin@templesanjose.org or 408-292-0939 with the number of adults, number of children, and if you need a vegetarian option.
Paws Shabbat
Saturday, August 5 at 9:00 AM
Bring your furry family member(s) and join Rabbi Magat and Cantor Edmondson for Paws Shabbat on our beautiful patio courtyard  followed by a walk around the neighborhood.  Dog owners and dog lovers welcome!
women and torah
Sisterhood Shabbat
Friday, August 11 at 6:30 PM
Members of Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood participate in leading a Shabbat service once a year. Our women come together to lead Friday night service, chanting their favorite Hebrew blessings, and sharing special readings.
Sisterhood Family Game Night
Saturday, August 12 at 6:30 PM
BIG fun for a SMALL price! Enjoy family game night. We will have lots of board games available to play, and occasionally get a game of Poker or Mah Jongg together.
Member Prices: $2.50/person, $7/family
Non-Member Prices: $3/person, $10/family
PLUS bring a snack to share!
Cold drinks, coffee and tea, and dessert provided by Sisterhood. You may bring other liquid refreshment.
RSVP to anitajmed@yahoo.com

In the Community
Silicon Valley Jewish Community Tisha B'Av Observance
Monday, July 31 at 9:00 PM
Come together to hear the haunting chanting of Megillat Eichah, the Book of Lamentations, as we recall the destruction of the First and Second Temples, along with other tragedies that have stricken the Jewish people through the years.
Tuesday August 1 at 9:00 AM
Morning Service on this annual fast day.
Tuesday, August 1 at 1:30 PM
Community Learning Minchah Service- A daytime study and discussion session followed by an afternoon service including Torah reading, Haftarah, and tefillin.
All events held at Congregation Sinai, 1532 Willowbrae Ave., San Jose.
New Training for Mikvah Guides
Thursday, August 10 at 9:00 AM
The community mikvah of Silicon Valley will be offering a new training session for men and women who are interested in becoming mikvah guides. The training will be held at the Levy Family Campus in Los Gatos on Thursday, August 10, from 9 AM to 1 PM. It will include bagels and coffee, and a light lunch. If you have any questions, please call Deborah Zimmer at 408-425-7120, or send an email to jyl@jvalley.org to reserve a space.
Temple Emanu-El | (408) 292-0939 | stephanie@templesanjose.org | http://www.templesanjose.org
1010 University Ave
San Jose, CA 95126