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  • Sisterhood Torah Fund Dinner

    May 25, 2017

    6:30 pm-8:30 pm

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    The Emanuel Synagogue Sisterhood Torah Fund Dinner will honor Gloria Bein as the 2017 Chaya Olam recipient. In honor of the 100th anniversary of Women’s League and the 75th anniversary of Torah Fund, the 2017 pin/pendant highlights “the fruit of her hands,” from Eishet Chayil, in the Book of Proverbs. For questions about the Torah Fund pin and dinner reservations, please contact Faith Helene at 860-232-9950. Reservations for the dinner are due May 16.

  • HARRISON HELLER - Bar Mitzvah

    May 27, 2017

    9:00 am-12:00 pm

  • Chai Mitzvah

    June 1, 20177:15 pm-8:15 pm

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    Chai Mitzvah Study Group, the first Thursday of every month, 7:15 p.m

  • SAMANTHA AZIA - Bat Mitzvah

    June 3, 2017

    9:00 am-12:00 pm

  • Shabbat Learner's Service

    June 3, 20179:30 am-10:30 am

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    Sponsored by the Adult Education Committee and the Ritual Committee. 9:30am Saturday mornings This is an opportunity to enrich our understanding of, and enhance our participation in, the Shabbat morning service. The structure of the service, an exploration of prayers– including their content and melodies– will all be touched upon. A series of monthly Shabbat morning “services” will be offered, each approximately one hour in length; participants will then join the regular service in the Sanctuary. These special learner’s services will be led by our Rabbinic Intern, Leora Kling Perkins– a most inspiring and enthusiastic teacher – in collaboration with Rabbi David Small and Hazzan Sanford Cohn. Congregants are welcome to attend as many sessions as they wish. Dates: December 17, February 4, March 25, April 1, and June 3rd, these are subject to change.

  • Praying for Our Country

    June 4, 20179:00 am-10:00 am

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    Praying for Our Country Please join Student Rabbi Leora Kling Perkins in Koret Hall in a discussion of “Praying for Our Country.” Explore what prayers for our country have looked like over the ages, and what this means for how we might relate to governments we do-or don’t-agree with. Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.

  • Sharon Barshay Community Music Festival 2017

    June 4, 2017

    5:00 pm-8:00 pm

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    Emanuel Synagogue presents…The Sharon Barshay Community Music Festival 2017. on the lawn at the Emanuel Synagogue. World-class music on the front lawn featuring a diverse lineup of bands, food trucks and family fun. Michael Winograd Acoustic Klezmer–5 p.m. Dolunay Trio (Turkish fold)–6 p.m. Damian Curtis Project Latin Jazz, with Richie Barshay on drums–7 p.m.

  • Shabbat Under the Stars

    June 9, 2017

    5:15 pm-8:15 pm

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    The Emanuel Synagogue invites the community to “Shabbat Under the Stars” 5:15 p.m.–Snacks & Schmooze; Kids’ activities 6-7 p.m.–Family-Friendly Outdoor Shabbat Service 7-8 p.m.–BBQ dinner RSVP by June 2. Send checks payable to The Emanuel Synagogue, 160 Mohegan Drive, West Hartford, CT 06117 Adults (13 and older)–$14; children(7-12)–$7; children under 6 (no cost); family cap–$40. Prospective members–No cost

  • Annual Meeting

    June 11, 2017

    7:30 pm-9:00 pm

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    Welcome our new President, Officers and Trustees and receive updates on the work of our committees. RSVP 860 236-1275, By Wednesday June 7

  • SAIGE BEATMAN - Bat Mitzvah

    June 24, 2017

    9:00 am-12:00 pm

  • Tag Sale

    July 13, 2017

    5:00 pm-8:00 pm

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    Preview Night

  • Tag Sale

    July 14, 2017

    9:00 am-3:00 pm

  • Tag Sale

    July 16, 2017

    9:00 am-3:00 pm

  • SIMON ROSENBERG - Bar Mitzvah

    August 5, 2017

    9:00 am-12:00 pm

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