160 Mohegan Drive
West Hartford, CT 06117
The Emanuel Synagogue UPDATES

Week of Sept. 27, 2022 / 3 Tishrei 5783
Just in time for the New Year!
Calendars available in main office, or view/ download here
Oct. 2 Rain or Shine!
4:25 pm Kickoff
We will BBQ on the patio then enjoy the game inside on the big screen. Event is open to everyone, no age restriction and it is BYOB.
$15 per person includes BBQ
Tashlich - Family Program
Sunday, Oct. 2
at Solomon Schechter Day School

10:30 am-12:00 pm
26 Buena Vista Dr.
West Hartford
Cemetery Services
Sunday, Oct. 2
12:00 pm
Beth Hillel Memorial Park, Wolcott Rd., East Granby

1:30 pm
The Emanuel Cemetery,
Jordan Lane, Wethersfield
Yom Kippur Begins Oct. 4
Thursday, October 6
8:30 PM
with Prof. Carol Meyers
Mary Grace Wilson Professor Emeritas of Religious Studies, Duke University
Join us for the second in an 8-part series.
Saturday, October 8
9:30 am
Havurah-style, in- person minyan.
Lay-led and participatory. Join the congregational Kiddush lunch following services. Pre-registration required
At The Emanuel Synagogue
Friday, Oct. 7
  • 9:30 am: Levin Family Sukkah dedication, open to all - Refreshments will be served

Wednesday, Oct 12

  • 7:30 pm: Sisterhood in the Sukkah! RSVP by 10/3 to Carolyn Topol
Kiddush at The Emanuel

For proper planning Please register your attendance by Wed for the upcoming Shabbat,

Available sponsorship 2022 dates left: Oct. 1; Nov. 19; Dec. 17, 24

Contact Regina Miller to reserve and for details
Sunday, Oct. 9
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Faith & Blue: Meet West Hartford Police
at Beth El Temple

Co -Sponsored by The Emanuel Synagogue and West Hartford Police

Thursday, October 13
4 - 5 PM
Join us for the next session of "Get Healthy; Stay Healthy - Together!" facilitated by Carolyn Topol
Saturday, October 15
NEW Tot Shabbat
meets at 11:00 am
(on scheduled Saturdays)
Join other preschool families for Shabbat themed songs, stories, games and more!
Sunday, October 23
The Roots of The Emanuel Synagogue & Beth El Temple

A Brunch Program
at the Faith Adventist Church
500 Woodland St, Hartford

10 am - 12 pm / Cost: $12
Register at JHSGH
Sponsored by:
Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford, The Emanuel Synagogue Brotherhood & Beth El Men's Club
On Zoom, Connie Smilowitz will read excerpts from Itzik Manger's novel:
The Book of Paradise: The Wonderful Adventures of Shmuel-Aba Abervo
We will screen share offering English translation as we go along. No prior knowledge of Yiddish necessary!

6 Wednesdays, 11 am
starting October 26

For details and to join the group: remiller@hartford.edu
Tickets now available!
The Emanuel Synagogue is a proud sponsor of this event
For children ages 5 and younger with a caregiver. (Older siblings are welcome!) Enjoy lunch on us!
Cost: Free
Sept / Oct issue
In Our Community
Book Talk with Rebecca Frankel
author of "Into the Forest," Ruth Lazowski's gripping family story of surviving the Holocaust. Book sales and signing to follow talk.

The award-winning author is the daughter of Emanuel members Meyer & Sheila Frankel.

Thursday, Sept. 29 | 4-5:30 pm
University of Hartford | Free
New course to be offered in the community!
“Liberty, Law, and Legacy:
The Hebrew Bible in American History and Culture”
Ph.D., Director and Assistant Professor of Judaic Studies, Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies, University of Hartford
·      Mondays, 7-9:15 pm, via Zoom
·      October 24 - November 21
Save the Date!
Sunday, Nov. 6
CT Valley Region
Bi-annual "Keeper of the Flame" Award Ceremony
Or Shalom
Orange, CT at 10:30 am.

Emanuel Brotherhood Past President Jeffrey Adler is among the honorees.
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