Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Project to Visit Temple Emanu-El

Temple Emanu-El of West Essex will host the Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Project on Thursday, November 12, 2015. Produced and developed by educators of the Dror Israel movement, the Yitzhak Rabin memorial project aims at creating an ongoing dialogue around the values of Democracy and Justice. The project is dedicated to [...]

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Fifth Grade Israeli Cooking Experience

On Sunday, November 15, during religious school, our fifth graders will have the opportunity to cook Israeli food and then eat their creations. This experience will finish their unit on Israel as a Home for Israelis as part of their year-long study of Israel and Me. Together they will make [...]

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Join Us for Mishpachah Shabbat Friday, November 20, 6:30 pm

Friday, November 20, is our next Mishpachah (Family) Shabbat. Please join us as we welcome Shabbat. Our service will provide an opportunity to spend time together as a family, to continue to build relationships with other families in our congregation, to breathe more deeply, and to pray together as a [...]

Team Ed Hosts First of Four Parent Meetings

  Team Education, our committee who works with Susan Cosden on curriculum and religious school planning, will be hosting sessions on October 25, December 6, March 6, and April 10 for parents to give us feedback on the many new components of our school this year. The first of these [...]

Religious School Celebrates Our Temple’s 60th Anniversary

This November our congregation begins to celebrate our 60th anniversary. On November 1 our religious school will have a school-wide 60th anniversary celebration experience during regular class hours, 8:45-10:45 am. Our kindergarten - sixth graders will come together for the day to learn about our synagogue's history, to celebrate who [...]

Let’s Meet & Welcome Dotan Miller: K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming Religious School year

Temple Emanu-El of West Essex. the Religious School and Susan Cosden would like to welcome Dotan Miller- דותן מילר  our K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming school year.   Here is a little about Dotan in his own words: "I was born in Rishon Lezion, Israel and grew up with [...]