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Remembering the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sunday, Jan 20th
11:30 AM


The Abyssinian Baptist Church: 132 Odell Clark Place, New York City

Emanu-Els congregation is invited to attend the 11:30 AM service at The Abyssinian Baptist Church where we will honor the life and legacy of Dr. King. Rabbi Davidson will be giving the homily.

The National Infertility Association
Wednesday, Jan 23rd
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Free
One East 65th Street

Struggling to build a family? Currently pursuing infertility treatments, donor egg or sperm or considering adoption? Looking for an opportunity to connect with others on a similar journey? RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is pleased to launch a free, drop-in and peer-led support group on the Upper East Side. It is a general infertility support group with diagnoses ranging from female factor, male factor, the unexplained, and everything in between. Participation and regular attendance are completely voluntary. This peer-led group meeting will be led by RESOLVE volunteers who are part of the Emanu-El community. We encourage you to join us and see that you are not alone.

Growing Together: New Parents Drop-In
Thursday, Jan 24th
11:00 AM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

With a new baby at home, parents need a place to both share newly minted parenting wisdom and continue to learn.This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other new parents in a warm and informal Jewish setting. Drop by and make the kind of friends you (and your baby) can grow with!

Get to know Rabbi Kahn
Sunday, Jan 27th
6:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Rabbi Kahn welcomes 10th & 11th graders to join to a discussion on the problem of evil.

Community as Family
Monday, Jan 28th
6:00 PM

Free
Room 602

Congregants age 48 and onward without close family are invited to Community as Family (CAF), a cordial, confidential group that empowers its members to navigate the changes and challenges of getting older. CAF encourages community-building via deeper engagement in temple life through its many opportunities for friendship, worship, learning, and volunteering. Light refreshments are served, and there are no commercial endorsements. Participation is open to temple members only. The next meetings are Monday, January 28 and Monday, February 25 at 6:00 PM in Room 602.

Baby Shabbat
Friday, Feb 1st
9:15 AM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Introduce your baby to the music and blessing of Shabbat and a taste of challah with Early Childhood Educator Hadar Orshalimy and Rabbi Amy Ehrlich. Proud grandparents are welcome to join us, too! There is no charge for this program, but please register in advance.

Shabbat Kodesh and Family Dinner
Friday, Feb 1st
6:00 PM (Service) , 7:00 PM (Dinner)

$55 per family
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

This month, our lively Shabbat Kodesh family service will be held in the majestic Fifth Avenue Sanctuary. The service will feature joyful music led by soloist Hadar Orshalimy, and a three-piece band. The service will be followed by a family dinner; registration is required.

Midnight Run
Friday, Feb 1st
6:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Emanu-El teens in grades nine through 12 are invited to participate in our ninth annual Midnight Run, a volunteer program dedicated to gaining perspective on homelessness. The evening begins with our congregational service for Shabbat Kodesh, followed by a Family Dinner for Religious School families and teens. Then, teens will prepare meals and sort clothing donations before distributing them directly to those in need. Students will earn six community service hours. Donations of dark colored warm coats, pants, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, shoes, backpacks and new socks and underwear can be dropped off at either temple entrance. NOTE: This activity is completely safe and accredited. Teens from schools, youth groups, churches and synagogues perform this activity every weekend.

Havdalah Pajama Party (Pre-K through 2nd Grade)
Saturday, Feb 2nd
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Put on your pajamas, bring the family and join your friends as we say farewell to Shabbat through songs, stories and hands-on crafts activities. Experience a modern take on ancient Jewish rituals filled with joy, gratitude and love. Participation is open to member and nonmember families. Wearing pajamas is encouraged but not required. A light dinner will be served.

DOROT Winter Package Delivery
Sunday, Feb 3rd
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Free; Registration Required
Sutton Place Synagogue

Bring warmth and companionship to an older neighbor with a Sunday morning visit. Sign up for the East or West Side location for orientation, package pick-up, and a home visit assignment.

Tribal Cup Competition & Lunch
Sunday, Feb 3rd
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Free, Registration Required
10 East 66th Street

The coveted Tribal Cup is currently in the possession of the Ruthites. Will it remain there or will the Noahites or Sarahites come out on top at this year’s annual Tribal Cup Competition?!? All current Tribal Members (Sundays grades 3-5) and Tribal Alumni are invited to the games where it will all go down. RSVP by Tuesday, January 29.

Growing Together: New Parents Drop-In
Thursday, Feb 7th
11:00 AM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

With a new baby at home, parents need a place to both share newly minted parenting wisdom and continue to learn. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other new parents in a warm and informal Jewish setting. Drop by and make the kind of friends you (and your baby) can grow with!

Tot Shabbat
Friday, Feb 8th
4:30 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Tot Shabbat is geared specifically for preschool and Nursery School students and their families. Jewish educator and early learning specialist Shira Kline partners with Rabbi Amy Ehrlich to make each Tot Shabbat "singing service" memorable.

Stitch'n Time At Temple Emanu-El
Sunday, Feb 10th
11:00 AM

Free
6th Floor Lounge

Stitch’n Time participants knit warm scarves and caps for clients of Temple Emanu-El’s Sunday Lunch Program, as well as knitted goods for children and other adults in need. Both experienced and novice knitters are invited to join us. However, participation is limited to members of the congregation. Instruction is available for those who need assistance. Yarn and patterns are provided, but you must bring your own needles (#8).

Get to know Rabbi Kahn
Sunday, Feb 10th
6:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Rabbi Khan welcomes 12th graders to a discussion on the problem of evil.

The Jewish American Hit Parade Series
Monday, Feb 11th
7:00 PM

$45 | Reservations Required
10 East 66th Street

The Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center takes you on a musical journey from Broadway to Hollywood and back again to the Great White Way with the greatest songs ever written for the stage and screen —all by Jewish composers. In a three-part series created especially for us by Scott Siegel (Town Hall’s signature Broadway by the Year), leading Broadway and nightclub stars will celebrate the iconic tunes that brought the Jewish American songbook to life, putting its indelible stamp on the popular culture of our country and the world.

The National Infertility Association
Tuesday, Feb 12th
6:30 PM- 7:45 PM

Free
One East 65th Street

Struggling to build a family? Currently pursuing infertility treatments, donor egg or sperm or considering adoption? Looking for an opportunity to connect with others on a similar journey? RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is pleased to launch a free, drop-in and peer-led support group on the Upper East Side. It is a general infertility support group with diagnoses ranging from female factor, male factor, the unexplained, and everything in between. Participation and regular attendance are completely voluntary. This peer-led group meeting will be led by RESOLVE volunteers who are part of the Emanu-El community. We encourage you to join us and see that you are not alone.

Radio City Music Hall - Art Deco Event
Tuesday, Feb 12th
10:30 AM

$95 for Women's Auxiliary & Men's Club; $105 for all other temple members and their guests
One East 65th Street

Join the Women’s Auxiliary as we go behind the scenes of the Showplace of the Nation!

A Jewish Response to the Immigration Crisis: Learning from the Past, Rising to the Moment
Tuesday, Feb 12th
11:00 AM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Rabbi Rachel Grant Meyer gives an update on where things stand with refugee resettlement and the asylum/border crisis.

Jewish Storytime: Toddlers of the Book
Thursday, Feb 14th
11:00 AM

Free
One East 65th Street

Babies and toddlers up to age three (with their favorite adult) are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun at the Temple Emanu-El Library. Each session will focus on a theme or a Jewish holiday.

Ronald McDonald House
Tuesday, Feb 19th
5:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
405 East 73rd Street

Once a month, under the sponsorship of the Women’s Auxiliary, Emanu-El congregants serve dinner and organize art projects and entertainment for the families residing at New York City’s Ronald McDonald House. Open to temple members only.

Growing Together: New Parents Drop-In
Thursday, Feb 21st
11:00 AM

Free, Registration Requested
One East 65th Street

With a new baby at home, parents need a place to both share newly minted parenting wisdom and continue to learn.This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other new parents in a warm and informal Jewish setting. Drop by and make the kind of friends you (and your baby) can grow with!

Impact of the 2018 Midterms, Upcoming 2020 Election and the Changing Media Environment’s impact on Political Landscape
Sunday, Feb 24th
10:00 AM

$30 for Women's Auxiliary and Men's Club members; $40 for all other temple members and their guests
One East 65th Street

Our guest speaker Robert O’Donnell, Founder of 38 Paces, a firm providing communications, political consulting, and production services to political, media, film, technology, corporate, non-profit, financial and advocacy clients. RSVP by Thursday February 21.

Impact of the 2018 Midterms, Upcoming 2020 Election and the Changing Media Environment’s impact on Political Landscape
Sunday, Feb 24th
10:00 AM

$30 for Women's Auxiliary and Men's Club members; $40 for all other temple members and their guests
One East 65th Street

Our guest speaker Robert O’Donnell, Founder of 38 Paces, a firm providing communications, political consulting, and production services to political, media, film, technology, corporate, non-profit, financial and advocacy clients. Cost: $30 for Women’s Auxiliary and Men’s Club members; $40 for all other temple members and their guests. RSVP by Thursday, February 21.

Get to know Rabbi Kahn
Sunday, Feb 24th
6:00 PM

Free, Registration Required
One East 65th Street

Rabbi Khan welcomes 8th graders to a discussion on the problem of evil.

Pre-K through 4th Grade Mini Mitzvah Day
Monday, Feb 25th
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM

Free
One East 65th Street

Congregation Emanu-El has a long history of helping others, and we are pleased to be able to offer this tikkun olam opportunity for our Monday Religious School families. Activities include making sandwiches for the homeless, packaging gifts for elderly Jews and assembling “Nighttime Fun” bags for hospitalized children. Students in Pre-K through 4th grade will participate as part of their regular Religious School day. Students should arrive at school by 4:00 PM, per usual, and attend their regularly scheduled classes for the first portion of the day. Parents and other temple members are welcome to join us in I.M. Wise Hall at 5:15 PM. Dismissal for students will be from 10 East 66th Street at 6:00 PM, not One East 65th Street. 

Stitch'n Time At Temple Emanu-El
Sunday, Mar 10th
11:00 AM

Free
6th Floor Lounge

Stitch’n Time participants knit warm scarves and caps for clients of Temple Emanu-El’s Sunday Lunch Program, as well as knitted goods for children and other adults in need. Both experienced and novice knitters are invited to join us. However, participation is limited to members of the congregation. Instruction is available for those who need assistance. Yarn and patterns are provided, but you must bring your own needles (#8).

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