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Hazon New York Ride & Retreat
Aug 29th - Sep 1st
Participate in the whole weekend or just a day of bike riding

Cost varies per registration
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join Rabbi Amy Ehrlich and be a part of "Team Emanu-El" at Hazon's New York Ride & Retreat. Come for a single day of cycling or stay the entire Labor Day weekend. All Temple members and friends are invited to participate: experienced cyclists or beginning riders. NOTE: Minimum fundraising is required to participate in the ride.

Emanu-El Cares!
Wednesday, Sep 3rd
6 PM to 7:30 PM


One East 65th Street

Calling all Temple members...Be a helping hand as we reach out to support others. Come and learn how to lead a shiva minyan (a prayer service at a house of mourning). All Temple members are welcome! A light supper will be served.

Weekly Talmud Class With Rabbi Philip Hiat
Wednesday, Sep 3rd
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM

Open to all Temple members
One East 65th Street

Rabbi Philip Hiat leads this weekly Talmud class, which examines the text in English translation, with informal yet spirited discussion. No background in Talmud or Hebrew is required. Classes meet Wednesdays through June 24, 2015.

CLUB 65: A Group for Seniors
Tuesday, Sep 9th
11 AM

There is no charge for this event
One East 65th Street

CLUB 65 kicks off the year by meeting at the Herbert & Eileen Bernard Museum of Judaica. Interim Curator Warren Klein will provide an up-close look at the current exhibition, "Justify Your Existence," Graphic Posters From the Moldovan Family Collection. Membership in CLUB 65 is free of charge and open to all Temple members age 65 and forward.

All the World: Universalism, Particularism and the High Holy Days
Wednesday, Sep 10th
6:30 PM

There is no charge for this event.
One East 65th Street

“Why be Jewish anyway?” is one of the ultimate questions raised during the High Holy Days. In his new book, Rabbi Lawrence Hoffman highlights prayers that prove troublesome to modern worshipers. Book signing to follow. RSVP to the Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center: (212) 507-9580 or EmanuelSkirballNYC.org.

September Music Program
Friday, Sep 12th
6 PM


Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

Once a month, Temple Emanu-El is pleased to welcome guest musicians as part of our Friday evening worship. Flutist Sato Moughalian and harpist Victoria Drake return as this month's performers. The Temple Emanu-El Choir will sing from the bimah. K. Scott Warren will conduct, and Dr. Andrew Henderson will accompany on the organ. All are welcome!

Family Dinner & Shabbat Kodesh Family Worship Service
Friday, Sep 12th
6 PM (Dinner)/7 PM (Service)

$40 per family for reservations made by September 8
One East 65th Street/Beth-El Chapel

At Shabbat Kodesh Family Worship Services, we sing Hebrew prayers with lively melodies and experience the weekly Torah reading through interpretation and storytelling. All ages are welcome to attend. A Family Dinner precedes this month's service; a delicious dessert Oneg Shabbat follows. Reservations for dinner are required.

First Sunday of Religious School
Sunday, Sep 14th
9:30 AM


10 East 66th Street

Sunday classes (Pre-K through Grade 7) meet from 9:30 AM to noon. Students should enter at the Goldsmith Religious School building, 10 East 66th Street.

Young Families: Rooftop Party
Sunday, Sep 14th
10 AM to 11:30 AM


10 East 66th Street

Enjoy the last days of summer and kick off the New Year at our annual September Rooftop Party! This event is for preschoolers and their parents.

First Monday of Religious School
Monday, Sep 15th
4 PM


10 East 66th Street

Monday classes (Pre-K through Grade 4) meet from 4 PM to 6 PM. Students should enter at the Goldsmith Religious School building, 10 East 66th Street.

Fourth Grade Parent Bar/Bat Mitzvah Meeting
Monday, Sep 15th
5:15 PM to 6 PM


10 East 66th Street

This event is for parents of students who have entered Fourth Grade. Ceremony reservation dates may be made from the day after Labor Day. Both a signed contract and deposit are required in order to hold your date.

David: The Divided Heart
Tuesday, Sep 16th
7 PM

$30 per person (includes a copy of the book)
One East 65th Street

Discussion with Rabbi David Wolpe and journalist Abigail Pogrebin; book signing will follow. RSVP to the Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center: (212) 507-9580 or EmanuelSkirballNYC.org.

Stettenheim Literary Circle
Wednesday, Sep 17th
1 PM to 2:30 PM and 6:30 PM to 8 PM

Open to all Temple members
One East 65th Street

Our first selection of the year will be "The Goldfinch" by Donna Tartt, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. (Note: Our 1 PM session is co-sponsored by the Women's Auxiliary.)

First Wednesday of Religious School
Wednesday, Sep 17th
4 PM


10 East 66th Street

Wednesday classes (Grade 5 through Grade 7) meet from 4 PM to 6 PM. Students should enter at the Goldsmith Religious School building, 10 East 66th Street.

Selichot Service (5774)
Saturday, Sep 20th
8 PM


Beth-El Chapel (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

Coming from the Hebrew word for "forgiveness," Selichot involves the recitation of penitential prayers that are the work of medieval liturgical poets. The liturgy and music of the Selichot service are intended to instill a mood of solemnity that serves as a prelude to the sacred themes of the High Holy Day season.

Hebrew Technology Orientation
Sunday, Sep 21st
9:30 AM to 10 AM


10 East 66th Street

This program is for Religious School parents of our ENTIRE Third Grade and NEW Fourth Grade students. RSVP to (212) 744-1400, ext. 226 or school@emanuelnyc.org.

Hebrew Technology Orientation
Monday, Sep 22nd
5:30 PM to 6 PM


10 East 66th Street

This program is for Religious School parents of our ENTIRE Third Grade and NEW Fourth Grade students. RSVP to (212) 744-1400, ext. 226 or school@emanuelnyc.org.

Teen Philanthropic Committee Meeting
Monday, Sep 22nd
6 PM to 8 PM


One East 65th Street

A new volunteer opportunity for Temple Emanu-El youth in grades 8 through 12. Dinner will be served. Registration is appreciated.

Rosh Hashanah Services (5775)
Sep 24th - Sep 25th
5:30 PM/10 AM


Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street); Lowenstein Sanctuary (10 East 66th Street)

Worship services are conducted simultaneously in the Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue) and the Leon Lowenstein Sanctuary. The rabbis and the cantor alternate between the services. Tickets are required for entry, except for the community service. Call the Temple Office if you do not receive your tickets by WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17.

Shir Chadash ("A New Song")
Wednesday, Sep 24th
8 PM


Lowenstein Sanctuary (10 East 66th Street)

As part of High Holy Day services, we will be adding an evening service to each holiday (8 PM on the Eve of Rosh Hashanah and 5:30 PM on the Eve of Yom Kippur), when no services currently are scheduled. The liturgy will be interspersed with Chasidic tales and other teachings. The music, led by a vocalist and supported by instrumentalists, will be less formal and more participatory. All are welcome! Tickets are available upon request; open seating.

Saviv Rosh Hashanah Holiday Reception
Wednesday, Sep 24th
8 PM (Shir Chadash Service)/9:30 PM (Reception)

Charge is $18 per person for the reception
10 East 66th Street

Temple Emanu_El welcomes young professionals in their 20s and 30s who need a place for High Holy Days services. Join us for our Eve of Rosh Hashanah Shir Chadash service and stay afterward for a holiday reception. SAVIV IS A PROGRAM FOR TEMPLE MEMBERS AND NONMEMBERS IN THEIR 20s AND 30s.

Rosh Hashanah Pre-Readers Service
Thursday, Sep 25th
9 AM to 9:30 AM


Greenwald Chapel (One East 65th Street)

A service our youngest children can understand and enjoy with music and a story...

Rosh Hashanah Guest Speaker
Thursday, Sep 25th
12:30 PM

No reservations are required
Lowenstein Sanctuary (10 East 66th Street)

Ambassador Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel, will discuss "Israel Today."

Rosh Hashanah Teen Worship Service & Lunch
Thursday, Sep 25th
12:30 PM

No tickets are required for the service, but reservations are needed for lunch.
Beth-El Chapel (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

A service for our teens in Grades 7 through 12... Teen friends and parents are welcome, too! The service is followed by tashlich and lunch in Central Park.

Rosh Hashanah Family Worship Service
Thursday, Sep 25th
2:30 PM


Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

Admission to the Rosh Hashanah Family Worship Service is by group ticket. Only one ticket is needed per family. A reception and tashlich will follow for all families in attendance.

Sixth Grade Trip to the Eldridge Street Synagogue
Sunday, Sep 28th
9:30 AM to 12 PM

There is no charge for this event.
Depart from 10 East 66th Street

Sixth Grade families are invited to join our Lifelong Learning staff for a unique onsite experience about Jewish immigration to America and the Lower East Side.

Shir Chadash ("A New Song")
Friday, Oct 3rd
5:30 PM


Lowenstein Sanctuary (10 East 66th Street)

As part of High Holy Day services, we will be adding an evening service to each holiday (8 PM on the Eve of Rosh Hashanah and 5:30 PM on the Eve of Yom Kippur), when no services currently are scheduled. The liturgy will be interspersed with Chasidic tales and other teachings. The music, led by a vocalist and supported by instrumentalists, will be less formal and more participatory. All are welcome! Tickets are available upon request; open seating.

Yom Kippur Services (5775)
Oct 3rd - Oct 4th
8 PM/9:45 AM/2:15 PM/3:30 PM


Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street); Lowenstein Sanctuary (10 East 66th Street)

Our Kol Nidrei (Eve of Yom Kippur) service is held at 8 PM. Yom Kippur morning services begin at 9:45 AM. Avodah will be held at 2:15 PM in the Lowenstein Sanctuary only. Memorial/concluding services begin at 3:30 PM. Once again, after the Yom Kippur morning services, we will offer a selection of study sessions for congregants. Assigned tickets are required for entry to worship services, except for Avodah and the community services.

Yom Kippur Pre-Readers Service
Saturday, Oct 4th
9 AM to 9:30 AM


Greenwald Chapel (One East 65th Street)

A service our youngest children can understand and enjoy with music and a story...

Yom Kippur Study Sessions
Saturday, Oct 4th
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Attendance is free and open to all Temple members and their guests
Cassell Community House (One East 65th Street) and Goldsmith Religious School Building (10 East 66th Street)

After the Yom Kippur morning service, learn, study and reflect in one of the study sessions led by scholars of the Temple.

Yom Kippur Teen Worship Service
Saturday, Oct 4th
12:30 PM


Beth-El Chapel (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

All Emanu-El teens (grades 7 through 12) are invited to this special Teen Service for Yom Kippur. No tickets are required. Bring your teen friends!

Yom Kippur Family Worship Service
Saturday, Oct 4th
2 PM


Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

A service for Religious School families and their guests, followed by a family tour of the Bernard Museum of Judaica; only one ticket is needed per family.

Men's Club Book Group
Wednesday, Oct 8th
8:30 AM

Open to all Temple members
One East 65th Street

Our first selection of the year will be "The Retrospective" by A.B. Yehoshua, in which an aging Israeli film director is invited to the pilgrimage city of Santiago de Compostela for a retrospective of his work and begins a new project with strange and lasting consequences.

Stettenheim Literary Circle
Wednesday, Oct 22nd
1 PM to 2:30 PM and 6:30 PM to 8 PM

Open to all Temple members
One East 65th Street

This month's selection will be "Dissident Gardens" by Jonathan Lethem, a "New York Times" notable book. (Note: Our 1 PM session is co-sponsored by the Women's Auxiliary.)

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