Shabbat Services at Temple Emanuel

Please go to our Calendar to confirm specific weekly service times.

All Friday evening services from June 2 through September 1 will begin at 6:30 PM, preceded by a pre-oneg at 5:45 PM.  Weather permitting, we will hold services outdoors in the summer sanctuary courtyard.

Our typical schedule is a 6:30 PM service on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays preceded by a pre-oneg (wine, cheese & snacks) at 5:45 PM, with a 7:30 PM service on the 2nd and 4th Fridays followed by a traditional dessert oneg.

Our Special Friday night services may include:

First Fridays

  • Innovative programs created by Rabbi Locketz, such as Visual T’filah and Kabbalat Shabbat in Bird Park.

Kol Emanuel

  • Second Friday of each month
  • September-May
  • Features contemporary Shabbat music led by soloist Janet Mostow, accompanied by Robin Hausman, Mel Vatz and Rabbi Mahler.

Summer Shabbat Service

  • June-August
  • Held in the beautiful outdoor courtyard, weather permitting

 

Shabbat Morning

Torah Study

  • 9 am
  • In depth discussion of the weekly Torah portion

Shabbat Meditation

  • 10 am – 10:25 AM on Saturday mornings when we are not celebrating a bar or bat mitzvah

Shabbat Morning Service

  • 10:30 am every Saturday