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Register TODAY for A Magical Evening with Sisterhood

Sisterhood of Temple Emanu-El Membership Dinner Sunday, October 25 5:00PM Appetizers & Raffles 6:00PM Italian Dinner Buffet & Wine 7:00PM Magic Performance by Ali Shelley 8:00PM Dessert    This event is open to any woman that has paid their membership dues for 2015-2016. If you haven't already paid your dues, you can click here to join. Dues must be paid BEFORE Sunday, [...]

By | October 20th, 2015|Sisterhood, Sisterhood Event|0 Comments

Sisterhood Sukkah Event is a Success

Sisterhood's opening event, Sisters in the Sukkah, was a huge success with more than fifty women attending on Monday, September 28th. At check-in we asked the women to write on their name badges a person - alive or not - that they would invite into the sukkah. This ritual is called [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|Featured, Sisterhood, Sisterhood Event, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

HIAS Helps Refugees Find Shelter and Safety

Jean Goldstein, long time temple member, has been very touched by the plight of Syrian refugees. Upon Jean's request, Sisterhood combined their celebration of harvest and plenty at Sisters in the Sukkah Monday evening with a collection of funds to go to HIAS, a Jewish agency that stands for a world in [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|Sisterhood|2 Comments

Sisters in the Sukkah

Sisters in the Sukkah Sushi, Salad, Sangria, Sweets Monday, September 28th @ 7:00PM in the Courtyard Shake the Lulav    Israeli Dancing All Sisterhood Members* Are Welcome Bring Your Mothers.  Bring Your Daughters Ages 13 and Up. $18.00 Per attendee PLEASE RSVP HERE & PAY BY THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH Questions?  contact [...]

By | September 21st, 2015|Featured, Sisterhood, Sisterhood Event, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

Charity Day: Shop Smart Do Good

EVERY DOLLAR FIGHTS BACK LORD & TAYLOR CHARITY DAY: SHOP SMART DO GOOD Saturday, October 3rd * 9AM-10PM The Sisterhood of Temple Emanuel is proud to be participating in Lord & Taylor’s Charity Day: Shop Smart Do Good on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Purchase your savings pass TODAY for $5.00 [...]

By | September 20th, 2015|Featured, Fundraiser, Sisterhood, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

Valerie Schnapp Reflects on Hillel International Peer Engagement Institute

This post is featuring guest blogger Val Schnapp who is the daughter of temple members Heidi & Rob Schnapp and is about to start her second year at Virginia Tech. This trip is what I have been looking forward to all summer, going to the Hillel International Peer Engagement Institute [...]

By | August 17th, 2015|College Students, Featured, Teens, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

Reflections on Israel From Temple Member Jessica Lieberman

Temple member and college student Jessica Lieberman is currently spending the summer in Israel on an internship.  She has decided to journal about her experience on her new blog "REFLECTIONS OF A FISH OUT OF WATER".   Here is an excerpt from her first entry. Like many American Jewish college [...]

By | June 15th, 2015|Featured, Israel, Teens, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

Sisterhood President Annual Report

Sisterhood of Temple Emanu-El  5775 Prepared by Holli Ehrlich, Sisterhood President 2013-Present (May 13, 2015) The Sisterhood has been an auxiliary organization at temple since 1955. We are women in all stages of life who come together to socialize and support each other and our synagogue in ways that give [...]

By | June 5th, 2015|Featured, Sisterhood, Upcoming Event|0 Comments

The Congregation Celebrates Shabbat Led By Our Graduates

The sanctuary was filled with proud parents, grandparents and congregants as we welcomed Shabbat and celebrated the accomplishments of our twelfth grade graduates. Here is the replay of the LIVE stream of the service.

By | May 16th, 2015|Featured, Religious School, Shabbat|0 Comments

Thank You For Making The Mother’s Day Brunch a Success

The Mens' Club Mother's Day Brunch has become one of the most popular events at Temple Emanu-El.  Our brunch yesterday was no exception.  A sold out crowd filled the social hall for a morning of food, fun and family time.  Guests were treated to a delicious brunch of made to order [...]