Temple Emanu-El Happenings
Live Shabbat at Home Experience with Oneg
Friday, July 31 // 6pm

Time for our monthly, LIVE, Shabbat at Home Experience with the Clergy. You will get to participate in services with Rabbi & Cantor. After Shabbat services, there will be an Oneg & time for chatting. We look forward to seeing you at Shabbat.

Start of Religious School
Week 1 starts, August 3rd

Religious School for the 2020/2021 school year will be starting next week. Please see the calendar on the Religious School page for more details. Teachers will be coordinating class time with each of their students.

Service & Event Times
Friday, July 31st
12:00 PM
Mon, Aug. 3rd
Tues, Aug. 4th
12:00 PM
Thurs. Aug. 6th
12:00 PM
Fri., Aug. 7th
7:00 PM
Sun, Aug. 9th
9:00 AM
Mon, Aug. 10th
Tues, Aug. 11th
12:00 PM
Important Upcoming Events
If you require any assistance from any Temple Emanu-El staff, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. Whether it's scheduling a meeting with the Rabbi, updating Yahrzeits, refuah shlema, groceries, prescriptions, or anything else, please e-mail us at: admin@templesanjose.org .
Now more than ever, we need to find new ways to connect. Make sure you like our Facebook page to connect to fellow congregants and friends, and stay up to date on the latest Temple Emanu-El news.
Chat with Rabbi Magat
Tues., August 4 // 12pm

We hope that your summer has been going well and you're staying safe. We miss all of you and would love to catch up and chat! Come hang out with Rabbi Magat to talk current events, sports, and more!

Lunch & Learn: Being A Liberal Zionist in America
Wednesday, August 5th // 12pm

Israel has been in the news recently with politics and other events happening. Rabbi Magat will be talking about how you can be a supporter of Israel and social issues while living in America.

TV/Film Discussion
Thursday, August 6th // 12pm

Join Rabbi Magat and Religious School Director Phil Hankin, as they discuss popular & relevant TV shows & Films.

Streaming Patio Shabbat Service
Fri., August 7 // 6:30pm

Join us tonight for Summer Service series from our patio! Services will be streamed on YouTube for you to watch at your leisure. We will be using our Siddur Shalom for services tonight.

Tikkun Olam Committee
Do you want to make the world a better place? Interested in social justice issues or environmental issues? Please consider joining the Tikkun Olam Committee.
There are many ways to get involved.

Contact Sharon at  shosh4511@comcast.net

Community Events
Equipped to Learn Back-to-School Drive
July 1 through July 31

Join us in helping needy students be Equipped to Learn – Now all Online!
Temple Emanu-El is once again partnering with Jewish Family Services to help children, youth and recently arrived refugees to be ready for a successful 2020-21 school year. 

This year JFS is featuring adorable backpacks, much-needed tablets and laptops on the JFS   Amazon Smile Charity gift registry .   Also featured are Target gift cards to make shopping easier for our families in need .   Go to the Target JFS 2020 Back to School Drive page to order gift card(s) or a school calculator

Email: backpack@jfssv.org . Thank you your generosity in helping a student in need.
Tu B'Av Online Event Series: Celebrate Love with the JCC
July 31 - Aug 5

Tu B'Av is the Jewish holiday that celebrates love. The Addison-Penzak JCC is offering a variety of Tu B'Av themed events, including love songs, partner yoga, a workshop on love in the time of COVID-19, discussions & lectures, and a children's story & craft time, all online. One $10 fee gives you access to the entire series. For details and to sign up click the link below. 

B'nai B'rith Institute of Judaism
August 10 - 14

The B'nai B'rith Institute of Judaism provides an opportunity for the
attendee to confront, explore, and clarify questions about Judaism and Jewish life, in an individual, national, and global context. Such topics covered include Klezmer music, comedy and good food. This year, due to the pandemic, it is all happening virtually online

Temple Emanu-El
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San Jose, CA 95126

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