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2015-2016 Calendar of Events


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October 2015

Visualizing the Bible
Lama Lo (Why Not?): Sisterhoods Coming Together!
Thursday, October 1 • 11 AM
Sisterhoods from several area synagogues will join us to tour our Bernard Museum of Judaica with Museum Curator Warren Klein. Lunch will be served, followed by a tour of our Fifth Avenue Sanctuary.


Emanu-El Community Sabbath Dinner
Special guest: Renée Fleming
Friday, October 23 • 7:15 PM
Following the 6 PM worship service, all temple members and their guests are invited to a Sabbath dinner. The evening conclude with an after-dinner talk by one of the most acclaimed singers of our time, Renée Fleming. The beloved American soprano and arts advocate will speak about the role of the arts in our society and answer questions from guests. This event is being held in association with the Richard Tucker Music Foundation and in cooperation with the Men’s Club.





November 2015

Coffee With...
Monday, November 2 • 10:30 AM
Rabbi Allison Tick, our new assistant rabbi,
will be our guest. Continental breakfast will be served.


Mitzvah Day
Sunday, November 8 • 10:30 AM
Women’s Auxiliary project will be to create baskets to be distributed to needy Holocaust survivors through The Blue Card.


Lunch With Mr. Chocolate!
Monday, November 9 • 12 PM
Join us for lunch, a chocolate tasting and
a sweet talk with Jacques Torres.





December 2015

The Power of Style: Verdura at 75
Thursday, December 3 • 11 AM
Verdura jewelry talk and tour. Lunch at Tao.


Coffee With...
“How to Infuse Your Home With Genuine Joy”
Tuesday, December 15 • 10:30 AM
With Slovie Jungreis-Wolff, freelance writer and author.





January 2016

The Whitney’s West Side Story
Tuesday, January 14 • 11 AM
A private tour of the Whitney Museum
of American Art
with lunch to follow.










February 2016

We Can Work It Out
Thursday, February 4 • 6:30 PM
A wine-and-cheese reception with Lynn Fried,
licensed mediator. She will lecture on adult family
conflict resolution.


Back When Harlen Was Jewish...
Tuesday, February 23 • 11 AM
A guided tour through Harlem with stops
along the way, including the legendary Apollo Theater.
Lunch to follow at Blvd Bistro.
Round-trip transportation provided.









March 2016

Community Sabbath Dinner
Friday, March 11 • 7:15 PM
Following the 6 PM worship service, C.A.M.E.R.A., The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America, will be our guest. Their focus is to provide accurate, balanced and complete reporting on Arab-Israeli conflicts. This event is being held in cooperation with the Men’s Club.







April 2016

On the Road Again...
Sagamore Hill: “The Summer White House”
Tuesday, April 7 • 9 AM
A guided tour of the home of Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president of the United States. Lunch to follow at the Jolly Fisherman, then on to the Nassau County Museum of Art, formerly the Frick Estate. Round-trip transportation provided.






May 2016

Annual Spring Meeting and Luncheon
Thursday, May 12 • 12 PM
Mimi Sheraton, author and former
New York Times food critic, will be our special guest.




Program dates and times are subject to change.




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