Temple Emanu-El Happenings
Can you believe that it's almost the end of Summer? Registration for the 2019-2020 Religious School year is now open! Be sure to sign up today!

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 26th
6:30 PM
Thur., Aug. 1
10:00 AM
Fri ., Aug 9th
7:30 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!

Judaica Shop
We have new Mah Jong pieces and swag in our gift shop. Check them out and order today!

Seaside Spirituality
A beautiful, restful, and meaningful Shabbat in Santa Cruz last week for our Women's Retreat, Seaside Spirituality, with Cantor Edmondson and the Temple Sisterhood. Stay tuned for next year's retreat!

Photo by Nancy Gerston
Important Upcoming Dates
M is for Mah Jong & Mitzvah
Thursday, Aug. 1st, at 10am

Looking to test your Mah Jong skills, or maybe just make some new friends? Everyone is welcome to join the Sisterhood on Thursday, August 1st! Don't forget to bring your Maj Group (Maj set & cards) when you RSVP.

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!


Neighborhood Havdalah
August 24th - 6pm

Join your Temple Emanu-El neighbors to start the new week at Neighborhood Havdalah.

The hosts will provide the home, the guests will provide an appetizer or dessert & Temple Emanu-El will provide the wine and ritual.

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!

If you are interested and want to learn more, please email Iris.
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

Mah Jong Tournament
Do you have what it takes to be a Mah Jong tournament champion?

There will be one held in The Villages Clubhouse on Friday, October 18th. Mark your calendars and we look forward to seeing you there!

Contact Bernice Vitcov via E-MAIL or Phone (408)-832-6390
Temple Emanu-El
1010 University Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126

Need help? Contact us!

(408) 292-0939