Temple Emanu-El Happenings
World Zionist Congress Elections
The WZC, also known as the Parliament of the Jewish People, comprises 500 delegates and meets in Jerusalem every five years. It enables delegates to exert ideological influence on both Israeli society and the global Jewish agenda, as well as allocate financial and other resources to various organizations – including the Reform Movement – in Israel. 

The elections take place from:
January 21 to March 11, 2020.

Service & Event Times
Fri., Feb. 7th
6:00 PM
Fri., Feb. 7th
7:00 PM
Sat., Feb. 8th
9:00 AM
Wed., Feb. 12th
12:00 PM
Tues., Feb. 18th
7:30 PM
Fri., Feb. 21st
6:00 PM
Fri., Feb. 21st
7:00 PM
Sat., Feb. 22nd
10:00 AM
Fri., Feb. 28th
6:30 PM
Sat., Feb. 29th
9:00 AM
Sat., Feb. 29th
10:30 AM
Important Upcoming Events
Mishloach Manot
Celebrate Purim with a double mitzvah! Send Purim greetings to your fellow congregants, Temple Emanu-El Staff, Clergy and teachers while helping the 5780 Confirmation Class complete a mitzvah project (usually a gift to the Temple or a charitable donation to a cause of their choice) Bags will be available for pick up on March 6th - 9th. Order them here & get all the details.

Baby Shabbat
February 8 // 9:00am

Temple Emanu-El presents a Shabbat experience geared towards families with children ages 1-30 months. Little ones will enjoy a service full of Shabbat songs and Torah talk! Kiddush, motzi, and a bagel oneg sponsored by Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood follows this fun-filled program. 
Mah Jongg Day
February 9 // 1:30pm
Want to play Mah Jongg with your friends? Come join Sisterhood for a fun day! Cost is $25 & the money goes to supporting the Sisterhood TIkkun Olam projects.
Hillel of Silicon Valley L'Dor V'Dor Celebration
February 9 // 2pm

Join us as we recognize and honor Temple Emanu-El members Dr. Edward and Marjorie Cahn, and Lori Ghan for their support of the Jewish Community!

Lunch & Learn with Special Guest!
February 12 // 12pm

Join the Rabbi for lunch, and bring your opinion! Bring a sack lunch and join Rabbi Magat to share in a stimulating discussion of recent events, political happenings, and current events. This event is open to the community.

Shabbat in Nature
February 22 // 10am
We celebrate Shabbat in Nature throughout the year with a Shabbat morning service led by Rabbi Dana Magat in a nearby park setting. Today, we will be at Bernal-Gulnac-Joice Ranch in the Santa Teresa Park. We look forward to having you join us outdoors for a great Shabbat adventure.

Hamentashen Baking
March 5 // 6pm

Love baking? Love Purim? Come join the Sisterhood as they bake Hamentashen for Purim! Save the date!

Gala - Save the Date!
We are proud to honor Rabbi Magat and his 20 years at Temple Emanu-El! We are having 2 great opportunities to celebrate the Rabbi and his service! Mark your calendars for April 24th & 25th! Details to come soon!
Gift Shop Sale
Need some more Jewelry? Thinking about Valentine's Day coming up? Come check out the sale at the Gift Shop! Items on sale 10 - 20%!

Community Events
Evergreen Islamic Center Climate Day
February 8 // 11:00am
Join our partners in the community as we all work together to create a green, sustainable community. Multiple cities, counties, & private organizations will be on hand to offer money saving, and eco-friendly ideas.  Register here!
Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126

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(408) 292-0939