Services & Seders

Women’s Seder

April 7 | 10:30 AM | One East 65th Street

This seder will celebrate women’s voices through the ages — led by women for women. Bring your mothers, sisters, daughters and friends to this special seder hosted at Temple Emanu-El. Please RSVP at


The Blessings of Bread: Matzah Making

April 14 & 15 | 9:30 AM & 4:00 PM | 10 East 66th Street

A special program for families and Pre-K through Second Grade students for Passover. Visit to register.


Beginning of Passover Services

April 19 & 20 | 5:15 PM & 10:30 AM | Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

Please note, to accommodate the plans of our members for the first-night seder, our Eve of Passover service will be held at 5:15 PM instead of 6:00 PM.


Community as Family Passover Seder

April 20 | 4:15 PM | One East 65th Street

The annual Community as Family seder will take place this year on Saturday, April 20. Seating will be limited, and Community as Family members will have priority consideration. Temple members $25, their guests $35 each. (Guest must accompany member.) Please send RSVP information and payment to Rabbi Amy Ehrlich at .


Saviv Passover Seder at Katz’s Deli

April 20 | 7:00 PM | 205 E. Houston

This special seder for our Saviv (20s & 30s) group will meet at Katz’s Deli for delicious food and great conversation. Visit for reservations.


Conclusion of Passover Services

April 25 & 26 | 6:00 PM & 10:30 AM | Beth-El Chapel

Our Conclusion of Passover morning service includes a memorial service. It is one of four times of the year when we mourn together (Yizkor) and recite the memorial prayers to remember those whom we have loved and lost.