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2014-2015 Calendar of Events


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October 2014

Emanu-El Community Opening Sabbath Dinner
Friday, October 10 • 7:15 PM
Following the 6 PM worship service,
Senior Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson will be welcoming to the
Emanu-El community Cara Glickman, our new vice president of Finance and Administration, and Dr. Gady Levy, our new executive director of the Temple Emanu-El Skirball Center.

(Co-sponsored by the Women’s Auxiliary, the Men’s Club and Emanu-El Eats)

Justify Your Existence
Lama Lo (Why Not?): Sisterhoods Coming Together! Tuesday, October 28 • 11 AM
Sisterhoods from several area synagogues are invited to
tour our Bernard Museum with Interim Curator Warren Klein.
Lunch and then a tour of the Fifth Avenue Sanctuary will follow.






November 2014

Mitzvah Day
Sunday, November 9 • 10:30 AM
Women’s Auxiliary project will be to create baskets to be distributed to needy Holocaust survivors through The Blue Card.

9/11 Memorial
Tuesday, November 18 • 10:30 AM
Visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum, an educational and
historical institution honoring the victims of 9/11 and examining its continued global significance. Lunch to follow at Stephen Starr’s restaurant
El Vez.






December 2014

“Winter Wishes” Gift-Wrapping Party
Sunday, December 7 • 12 PM
Women’s Auxiliary will participate in wrapping
125 holiday gifts for children from the
Association to Benefit Children.


Sliders and Latkes and Beer...Oh My!
Tuesday, December 9 • 6:30 PM
Beer pairings with delectable Chanukah treats.
(Co-sponsored with Six Points Brewery and Emanu-El Eats)

Bukharian Jewish Journey
Tuesday, December 16 • 10 AM
Guided tour of the Bukharian Jewish Community Center and
the Bukharian Jewish Heritage Museum with lunch to follow at
Eilat Restaurant; transportation provided.







January 2015

Coffee With...
Tuesday, January 13 • 10:30 AM
Nuclear cardiologist Dr. Jennifer Mieres
will discuss “Heart Health for Women.”














February 2015

Emanu-El Reads
Tuesday, February 3 • 12:30 PM
Discussion with Temple Librarian Elizabeth Stabler on
The Story of the Jews by Simon Schama.

Rescue in the Philippines:
Refuge From the Holocaust

Thursday, February 19 • 6:30 PM
A documentary film screening and evening reception at the Consulate General of the Republic of the Phillipines.

Community Sabbath Dinner
Friday, February 27 • 7:15 PM
Following the 6 PM worship service.






March 2015

On the Road Again...Hyde Park
Tuesday, March 31 • 8 AM to 6 PM
Guided tour of the Culinary Institute of America and lunch at The Bocuse Restaurant, then off to Springwood, the estate where Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt lived; transportation provided.









April 2015

Coffee With...
Tuesday, April 7 • 10:30 AM
Speaker to be announced.

178 Years of the Little Blue Box
Tuesday, April 21 • 10 AM
An insiders tour of Tiffany and Co.’s New York flagship store. Lunch will follow at Brasserie 8½ Restaurant.








May 2015

Annual Spring Meeting and Luncheon
Thursday, May 7 • 12 PM
Special guest: Bill Persky, a five-time Emmy Award winning writer, director and producer for The Dick Van Dyke Show, That Girl, Sid Caesar, Bill Cosby, and Kate and Allie.





Program dates and times are subject to change.



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