160 Mohegan Drive
West Hartford, CT 06117
The Emanuel Synagogue UPDATES
Week of
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 / 18 Heshvan 5781
A Special Election Day Message
from Rabbi Small

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Emanuel Synagogue
Covid 19- Practices & Covenants
Reminder: pre-registration and confirmation of understanding of the Health & Safety Covenants is required for all in-person attendance
Don't miss
the LAST outdoor events of the season!
Friday, Nov. 6
Join us for the last outdoor Kabbalat Shabbat service of the season!
Chairs will be set up in the Emanuel parking lot at a safe social distance and masks are required.

A basket will be available to collect donation envelopes; as there is no Turkey Drive this year, B'Yadeynu will be collecting monetary donations to Foodshare in lieu of turkey donations.
Saturday, Nov. 7
5:30 pm


Join us in "the lot" for a family tailgate party including Havdalah and the family movie, "Aladdin."

Due to the state rollback to Phase 2.1, no food service will be allowed. We are sorry we will be unable to serve dinner, as previously announced. You are encouraged to bring your own food and beverage to the movie.
Those who already paid for dinner will be reimbursed.

Space is limited to 50 cars! Prior registration, social distancing and mask rules required.
Sunday, Nov. 8

B’Yadeynu/Social Action Committee, Connecticut Immigrant and Refugee Coalition Congregation,are hosting the following virtual event:

Learn about refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants from CT advocates on the ground offering assistance
Many thanks to The First Church of Farmington, Beth El Temple, Congregation Beth Israel, and Charter Oak Cultural Center for co-sponsoring this event.
The Emanuel Synagogue Sisterhood presents
Nov. 12, 7 pm
Sisterhood and Congregation Members are welcome to play. This Zoom online game is offered at no charge
There is a limit of 25 persons. RSVP to yanofskya@yahoo.com
The Emanuel Synagogue Brotherhood presents
Sunday Nov. 15
9:30 am
via Zoom

'Is Joint Replacement Surgery Right for Youand Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatments'
DID YOU KNOW........

The Emanuel Torah covers were selected to appear in the USCJ annual calendar!
There is still time to order your copy, then view our Torah covers on page for October 2021
Sunday, Nov. 22
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Israel at 72 – Is This the Child We Prayed For?
with Herb Keinon
The Adult Education Committees of The Emanuel Synagogue and Congregation Beth Israel invite you to a provocative discussion with Herb Keinon, an American-born journalist for The Jerusalem Post
Service Times
Visit our Website Front Page for the most up to date schedule and to pre-register to attend in person services.
Volunteer Zoom hosts still needed for daily minyan and Shabbat To help with this important task, please contact:

it isn’t too early to think about Gift Cards for the holidays. Hundreds of choices available. Contact Joanne
Join the
Watch a Jewish movie & discuss on Zoom.

Groups of 8 -10
Join with friends or make new ones!
Interested? Email Sharone Kornman
Emanuel Sisterhood collaborates with "Kids Kippot"
Find the perfect handmade fabric kipppot, masks and challah covers - great gifts for Hanukkah, birthday, house warming and more. The Emanuel Sisterhood gets 15% from all sales made by November 30, 2020, when you use a special code! 
Deadline for submissions to the Tuesday eblast is Monday at noon.
In Our Community
Virtual Holocaust Educators Workshop
Part III

Monday, November 9
7:30 pm
Virtual Event
In commemoration of Kristallnacht with Professors Deena Grant, Jonathan Elukin and Avinoam Patt.
How to Talk to Kids and Teens about Hate
A panel discussion
Tuesday, Nov.10
7- 8 pm | Zoom webinar
Presented by Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Hartford
Co-sponsored by JTConnect

CLICK for details and to Register
Saving History Through Family Photographs

November 12 7pm - Zoom
November 15
1:30 pm

"Marcia's Genealogical Journey"
presented by Arthur S. Meyer.

For Jewish high school students currently in grades
9, 10, and 11 
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