Welcome to The Emanuel Synagogue!

Our doors open wide to welcome people of all backgrounds. We celebrate Jewish tradition, participation, observance and study, and emphasize Jewish values, personal growth and a genuine sense of community. Our down-to-earth atmosphere is a welcome break from the social pressures of daily life. Learn more about us.

Emanuel 2016 Tag Sale

EARLY BIRD $5.00, Thursday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 p.m.Tag Sale
Friday, July 22. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge.
Sunday, July 24. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge.
Closed on Saturday, July 22.
Drop off begins Monday June 27
What you can do:
Volunteer during the day beginning 6/27 and sort items as they arrive.
Let us know if you can help any evening up until the sale, help with pick-ups, especially if you have a van or truck and help during the sale days.
This sale is an important fundraiser and even a few hours of help makes a big difference.  Please email joanne (sauljo66@aol.com) or bonnie (bclasker@frontier.com) or call the office (860-236-1275) to let us know if you can help set up, help on sale days, or help anytime.  If your teen needs to fulfill community service hours, (we will sign school forms) we could use their help as well.
Click the”Read More” tag to see a list of what we need and what we do not need. Read more »

Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

10:00am in the Chapel Lobby
We are a self-taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch.
Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

Wanna Play Softball?

SoftballCome Join Emanuel Softball.
A great way to interact with Emanuel members while having fun!
Compete against other local synagogues such as Beth El & Chabad
We need players to represent Emanuel, even if you can’t make every game
Sundays from 9:30 – 11:30, June through August
Co-Ed Slo-Pitch Softball League
We Need MALE and FEMALE players
College and High School students welcome! (16 and up)
Games are played at Hall High School and King Philip Middle School
Please contact Lance Goldberg for more information 860-233-7729 lancegoldberg@hotmail.com
Sign up now & join the fun!
Our first game is on Sunday at Hall against against Beth Shalom. Be there at 9:30 for Practice.

A Kitchen Shower

Kitchen ShowerThe Emanuel Synagogue Sisterhood Invites you to A Kitchen Shower
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
7:00pm
Silverman Auditorium
Refreshments and Fun

GIFT SHOP SALE

gift shopSisterhood’s Gift Shop is offering a store-wide 25% off all items for May and June.
Hours:

  • 9:00am-12:15pm , Sundays,when religious school is in session.
  • During the week when the synagogue office is open.

Contact: Lisa Tesser 860 232-1665 or Debbie Bettan 860 231 1861

June 27 – July 2

Sunday: 8:00am,7:00pm
Monday-Thursday: 7:00am,7:00pm
Friday: 7:00am,6:00pm Candles 8:11pm
Saturday: 9:00am,8:15pm Havdalah 9:08pm

  • September 3, 2016

    Samuel Ward - Bar Mitzvah

Families with Young Children How to? What if? Donate/Gift Cards Lotsa Helping Hands

Upcoming Events

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    June 30, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    July 7, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Softball Game

    July 10, 2016

    9:30 am-11:30 am
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    Against CH at King Philip Game Time is 10AM. Warmups at 9:30. In case of threatening weather – Captains should be contacting opposing Captain by 8:30AM or Alan Cetel to get local weather conditions and make pertinent arrangements. If at all possible we will try to play games unless it is raining hard at 10AM. First team listed is Visitors and Second Team listed is HOME Team HOME Team required to provide; Two 12” New Restricted Flight (44 – Worth Yellow Gold Dot) Softballs for each game, 3 cones to mark foul lines and for 3rd base point of no return, including extra 1st base and extra home plate for runners. If Games are Rained Out they will be not be made up or schedule pushed out. Tournament has definite starting date of August 21, no matter how many rainouts during regular season

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    July 14, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Softball Game

    July 17, 2016

    9:30 am-11:30 am
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    Against Beth Shalom at Hall High Game Time is 10AM. Warmups at 9:30. In case of threatening weather – Captains should be contacting opposing Captain by 8:30AM or Alan Cetel to get local weather conditions and make pertinent arrangements. If at all possible we will try to play games unless it is raining hard at 10AM. First team listed is Visitors and Second Team listed is HOME Team HOME Team required to provide; Two 12” New Restricted Flight (44 – Worth Yellow Gold Dot) Softballs for each game, 3 cones to mark foul lines and for 3rd base point of no return, including extra 1st base and extra home plate for runners. If Games are Rained Out they will be not be made up or schedule pushed out. Tournament has definite starting date of August 21, no matter how many rainouts during regular season

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    July 21, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Emanuel 2016 Tag Sale

    July 21, 2016

    5:00 pm-8:00 pm
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    EARLY BIRD $5.00, Thursday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 p.m.Tag Sale Friday, July 22. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Sunday, July 24. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Closed on Saturday, July 22.

  • Emanuel 2016 Tag Sale

    July 22, 2016

    9:00 am-3:00 pm
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    EARLY BIRD $5.00, Thursday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 p.m.Tag Sale Friday, July 22. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Sunday, July 24. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Closed on Saturday, July 22.

  • Emanuel 2016 Tag Sale

    July 24, 2016

    9:00 am-3:00 pm
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    EARLY BIRD $5.00, Thursday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 p.m.Tag Sale Friday, July 22. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Sunday, July 24. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00pm No admission charge. Closed on Saturday, July 22.

  • Tara's Closet Project: Clothing Collection Dates

    July 26, 2016

    10:00 am-2:00 pm
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    TarasCloset_ The Emanuel Synagogue B’Yadeynu Committee supports The Jewish Family Service Tara’s Closet initiative. Tara’s Closet provides clothing to seniors, adults and children living in the greater Hartford area during times of need. Donations to Tara’s Closet will fund mental health programs and services; embracing possibility through awareness and acceptance in our community. The Emanuel synagogue is organizing to promote Tara’s closet project by donating and volunteering. If you are interested in giving of some of your valuable time and effort for this cause, please contact Gail Adler at gailadler@aol.com for more information and to start the process. Clothing Donation Instructions: We thankfully accept lovingly worn clothing & outerwear for men, women, teens & children. We cannot accept undergarments, shoes, boots, socks, and swimwear. Clothing donation bags are available at JFS. Collection Dates at Congregation B’nai Tikvoh-Sholom, 180 Still Rd, Bloomfield, CT 06002

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    July 28, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Softball Game

    July 31, 2016

    9:30 am-11:30 am
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    Against Tikvoh at Hall High Game Time is 10AM. Warmups at 9:30. In case of threatening weather – Captains should be contacting opposing Captain by 8:30AM or Alan Cetel to get local weather conditions and make pertinent arrangements. If at all possible we will try to play games unless it is raining hard at 10AM. First team listed is Visitors and Second Team listed is HOME Team HOME Team required to provide; Two 12” New Restricted Flight (44 – Worth Yellow Gold Dot) Softballs for each game, 3 cones to mark foul lines and for 3rd base point of no return, including extra 1st base and extra home plate for runners. If Games are Rained Out they will be not be made up or schedule pushed out. Tournament has definite starting date of August 21, no matter how many rainouts during regular season

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    August 4, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Softball Game

    August 7, 2016

    9:30 am-11:30 am
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    Against Maz at Hall High Game Time is 10AM. Warmups at 9:30. In case of threatening weather – Captains should be contacting opposing Captain by 8:30AM or Alan Cetel to get local weather conditions and make pertinent arrangements. If at all possible we will try to play games unless it is raining hard at 10AM. First team listed is Visitors and Second Team listed is HOME Team HOME Team required to provide; Two 12” New Restricted Flight (44 – Worth Yellow Gold Dot) Softballs for each game, 3 cones to mark foul lines and for 3rd base point of no return, including extra 1st base and extra home plate for runners. If Games are Rained Out they will be not be made up or schedule pushed out. Tournament has definite starting date of August 21, no matter how many rainouts during regular season

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    August 11, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    August 18, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    August 25, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Summer Version of Ziplow Study Group

    September 1, 201610:00 am-11:45 am
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    Summer version of Ziplow study group. Starting Thursday, June 9th, 10am in the chapel lobby. We are a self taught group over the summer . We are reading The Presidents of the U.S. and the Jews by David G. Dalin and Alfred J. Kolatch. Tea, cookies, and sharing of ideas. Open to all.

  • Samuel Ward - Bar Mitzvah

    September 3, 2016

    9:00 am-9:00 am

  • Kitchen Shower

    September 14, 2016

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
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    Save the date, more details to follow,

  • Harrison Epstein - Bar Mitzvah

    September 17, 2016

    9:00 am-12:00 pm