Temple Emanu-El Happenings
It may be summer, but it's that Back-To-School season! Our Early-Bird Registration ends on July 15th. Now is the time to get your kids ready for the school year. Please login to your account to make sure all information is current and up to date.

If you are not yet a member, but are interested in joining, please email: Stephanie Pollock, . Executive Director

Click here to get your children registered
for the year.

Service & Event Times
Fri., July 12th
6:30 PM
Sat., July 13th

Fri., July 19th
6:30 PM

Sat., July 20
9:00 AM

Fri., July 26th
6:30 PM

Thursday Aug. 1
10:00 AM

B oard of Trustees Meeting
Tues ., Aug 6
7:00 PM

We're are proud to launch a brand new website with an enhanced member portal. It will allow you to set up membership payments, update family information, register for religious school, and more!

Saturday, July 20 at 9:00 AM

Discover the healing powers of the ocean at Seaside Spirituality. This is a women's retreat with Cantor Amanda & Temple Emanu-El's Sisterhood at Villa Maria Del Mar in Santa Cruz. Join us for a one day retreat for all the adult ladies of Temple Emanu-El! This is an opportunity for you to relax, rejuvenate, and connect. Included in this retreat is meditation, yoga with Rabbi Laurie Matzkin, lunch, learning, art, and free time on the beach.

Registration has closed, but if you're interested in being placed on the wait list, please click HERE
Contact Candor Amanda Edmondson if you have questions: cantoramanda@templesanjose.org
Important Upcoming Dates
Friday, July 12 at 6:30 PM
Our summer patio services are back! Celebrate the joy of Shabbat at services in our beautiful, reflective patio courtyard.

If you are not able to attend Shabbat Services, but would like to still watch, we offer a Live Streaming option. The stream will start about 5 minutes before services and end 5 minutes after.

Sisterhood Shabbat
Friday, July 19 at 6:30pm

Please join Sisterhood as we celebrate Shabbat together.  
The evening will include an Installation of our new 2019-2020 incoming board as well as thanking our past board for all of their hard work. We would love for everyone to participate in the service. You can do a traditional prayer or bring a reading/poem of your choice.
Please contact  Beverly Mendel  or  Cantor Amanda Edmondson  to be a part of this very special evening. We will also be sponsoring the Oneg. Please bring something delicious to share.
Temple Emanu-El Shabarbecue
RSVP Today - August 9th

Still looking for a great summer party to attend? We have the annual Shabarbecue coming up in August! We have our patio service, at 6:30pm, followed by a delicious dinner. Veggie meals available upon request. This dinner is open to non-members, so invite your friends!

Come join Rabbi Dana Magat, President Deborah Zimmer & fellow congregants and over 5,00 fellow Jews for a great week in Chicago! This is a great opportunity to learn, pray, sing and build new relationships with Jews from across North America! More than 125 all-new learning sessions, special facilitated networking gatherings, and "Intensives" that will cover Leadership Development, Membership Engagement & Development, Early Childhood & Youth Education, and Social Justice Leadership.
Registration is NOW open! If you register before October 16th, you get Early Bird Pricing!

Join Rabbi Dana Magat in Israel
May 4- 15, 2020

Join Rabbi Dana Magat as he leads a trip to Israel! Mark this date on your calendar, and more information will be coming soon!
Community Events
JFS Equipped to Learn
Mon July 1 - Wed July 31
Temple Emanu-El

TEE is a proud partner with the JFS Equipped to Learn back-to-school drive which starts July 1 and continues through July 31. We are collecting school supplies and department store gift cards to help preschoolers, thru adult learners in need, start their school year right with backpacks filled with all the necessities. Wish Lists, including a convenient registry, can be found at  https://www.jfssv.org
Silicon Valley Holocaust Survivors Association
Sun. July 14th, 10:30 - 1:00 PM

It is now time to rethink how to continue to honor survivor legacy and educate future generations. SVHSA is calling all survivor children, grandchildren or interested community members, to join a conversation on ways to best do that in the current climate.

Wednesday July 17, 4:00PM - 7:00PM

You're invited on Wednesday, July 17, for a pool party and barbecue at the JCC from 4:00pm-7:00pm. FREE and open to the public. You don’t need to be a JCC member. For more information, contact  info@apjcc.org .
G ait and Balance Lecture at the JCC
Friday, July 19 12:00 - 2:00pm
Do you find yourself walking slower than you used to? Learn how age affects your balance, how to improve your balance and speed, and how to be more active add safer.

JCC Members: $6
Non Members: $8.50
Drop-ins w/o RSVP: $10

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

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(408) 292-0939