Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Honoring our Members: Brotherhood's Keeper of the Flame

Jewish Music Reimagined: A special concert kicks off our 75th anniversary year

Doors to the Ark: "Torah is illumination" (Proverbs 6:23)

Our Gala: An elegant evening celebrating Temple Emeth's Diamond Jubilee

As dusk falls: Our architecturally award-winning rotunda

Meaningful Opportunities: Sisterhood's book club

Welcome to Temple Emeth

We are a youthful, spirited and participatory Conservative congregation, dedicated to intellectual, social and spiritual growth. Marking more than seventy years in our original location, we are committed to vibrant, contemporary programs for all ages. We embrace families of varied backgrounds, including interfaith couples.

Learn more about us! For information about joining our community, click here.

News and Announcements

Rummage Sale

Sisterhood's Annual Rummage Sale
Set Up: Thursday, November 21 - 2:00-5:00 pm & 7:00-9:00 pm
Sale: Friday, November 22 - 9:00 am-12:00 noon
         Sunday, November 24 - 9:00 am-1:00 pm

• Shop for gently worn clothing, household goods, costume jewelry, furniture, toys, books, shoes, sports equipment - and more!
• "Special" items in Lady Baltimore's Boutique
• Unsold merchandise is donated to local social service organizations

Donations of merchandise (bring to Temple Emeth starting November 2) and volunteers are needed. Contact Harriet Kantrowitz to volunteer or for questions.

 

Women's Rosh Chodesh

 Women's Rosh Chodesh Study Group
Wednesday, December 4 at 7:30 pm, following 7:00 pm minyan 
• Theme for 2019-2020: "In the Darkest of Times: Heroic Actions Rescue Humanity"
• Tonight's topic: "Courageous Storytellers - Heroic Artists in WWII Camps and Ghettos"
• Meeting concludes with light refreshments and socializing
• Future meeting dates: January 8, February 5, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3

 

Cantor-Plex Film Series

 Join Cantor Michael and Ray Feller for their 10th year of inspiring films
Saturday, December 7 at 7:00 pm
• Movie theme for 2019-2020: "Jewish Films from Around the World"
• Tonight's movie: Footnote
• Conversation and refreshments, including craft beer for those of age
• Future dates: February 8, March 14

 

Adult Education with Cantor Michael

Sh'ma: From the Original Text to the Age of "the Text"
Sundays, December 8 and 15 at 9:15 am
• Explore paragraphs of the Sh'ma through the lenses of their original context and modern perspectives
• Learn how these texts address current issues
• All are welcome!

 

Upcoming Events

View Minyan Schedule here

Cantor-Plex Film Festival
Start Date/Time: Saturday, November 9, 2019 7:00 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Importance: Normal Priority
Description:

Join Cantor Michael and Dr. Ray Feller at our 10th Annual Cantor-Plex Film Series. Our theme this year is Mikol Am V’lashon (among every people and language)

Tonight’s movie is The Last  Suitwritten and directed by Pablo Solarz. (Spanish)

At 88, Abraham Bursztein is seeing his place in the world rapidly disappear. His kids have sold his Buenos Aires residence, set him up to move to a retirement home, and disagree on how to handle his fading health. But Abraham survived the Holocaust, made a successful life in a foreign land, and isn’t about to quietly fade away. Instead, he plots a secret one-way trip to Poland, where he plans to find the Christian friend who saved him from certain death at the end of World War II, and to keep his promise to return one day. 

As always, popcorn, soda and movie candy will be available, as well as craft beer (for those of age).

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Keshet works for full LGBTQ equality and inclusion in Jewish life. Learn more about the national organization Keshet (Hebrew for rainbow). Click here for Keshet events.
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