Temple Emanu-El Happenings
Annual Campaign
Have you joined in the Annual Campaign yet? Here's your chance to make a meaningful donation to help support your Temple Emanu-El family and congregation.

We're just over $2,000 away from hitting $31,000 by October 31st! Help us reach this goal!

This campaign is a critical part of our annual budget. Your donations help to provide programming, events, and more for the Temple Emanu-El Community. Additionally, your donations will help provide for health & safety at Temple Emanu-El.
Election Day
Tuesday, November 3rd

It is Election Day! We encourage everyone to take part in their civic duty.

Service & Event Times
Fri., Oct. 30th
6:30 PM
Sun., Nov. 1st
1:00 PM
Sun., Nov. 1st
5:00 PM
Election Day
Tues., Nov. 3rd
Tues., Nov. 3rd
12:00 PM
Tues., Nov. 3rd
7:00 PM
Thurs., Nov. 5th
12:00 PM
Fri., Nov. 6th
7:00 PM
Sun. Nov. 8th
12:00 PM
Important Upcoming Events
Live Shabbat at Home with Clergy
Friday, October 30th // 6:30pm

Shabbat Shalom! Join the clergy for our end of the month Live Shabbat at Home Experience. You'll be able to share Shabbat services on Zoom with your congregants and friends.

Sefer Book Club
Sunday, November 1 // 5pm
Introducing the Sefer Club - a book club for the greater Temple Emanu-El community. We are so excited to announce our first book that we will be reading:

Ariel Sampson Freelance Rabbi, by Manishtana

Chat with Rabbi Magat
Tuesday, November 3rd // 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.

Lunch & Learn - Elections
Thursday, November 5th // 12pm

Join Rabbi Magat today as we discuss the results of the 2020 Presidential Elections, & what it means for our Temple, Congregation and Community.

Friday, November 6th // 7pm

Shabbat Shalom! We're excited to bring back our streaming services for you. We encourage you to sing along with our clergy and

5 Fun Excursions to Enjoy During Coronavirus
Thursday, November 12th // 7:00pm

Looking for an adventure? Looking to get outdoors? Join your fellow congregants as we explore 5 different ways you can explore the bay area while being socially distant and safe.

TEE Town Hall Meeting
Tuesday, November 17 // 7:00pm

Rabbi Magat and President Steve Krandel have some important information that we would like you to hear. We invite you to join us at the town hall this evening. We will also be discussing considerations for reopening. Please fill out the form for more information and to receive an invitation.

Community Events
Voter Engagement
The General Election is coming up soon, on November 3rd. It's important to have your voice be heard, for any issue that you support. Here are different ways that you can register to vote and have your voice be heard. How will you encourage others to vote this election?

Family Day of Code, Tinkering & Play, 7.0
Sunday, November 15

This year, the event is virtual, so please feel free to invite friends and family from near and far. There will be LIVE sessions and unplugged sessions per age group. Sessions include: coding, Roblox, robotics with Wonder Workshop, tinkering stations and an escape room. Register by November 3rd to receive information for material pick up (not required). This event is free and open to all.

November 17, 12:00pm
November 18, 7:00pm

As we look forward to the planned merger of the Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley we’d like to remind you to register for one of our two virtual town hall meetings in November to address any questions or concerns you may have. Click below to register and get more information

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. 

More information to come soon!
Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126

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(408) 292-0939