Calling all scientists and science-enthusiasts! Join us on Wednesday, May 24, 7:30 PM for a Science Night Theme Night at Minyan! We are inviting Temple Emunah scientists to give a 5 minute presentation on their field of expertise, or something they are working on, or to present their favorite science fact/story. Our hosts for the evening will be Michael Super, Max Klein, Marvin Antonoff, and Gene Achter. Come learn with us! Flyer HERE.
Join us for our annual celebration of Shavuot starting on Tuesday, May 30, with dinner, honoring graduates and teachers, and our tikkun leyl - all night learning! There will be delicious food and dairy desserts, outdoor sunrise shaharit services, and two tracks of learning, one for adults and a second for teens. Teachers include Rabbi Bernard Eisenman, Rabbi David Lerner, Rabbi Michael Fel, Me'ir Sherer, Barbara Neustadt, Beni Summers, and more. We also welcome back Jeremiah Kissel who will present "Page to Stage - The Torah and Theater" at midnight! RSVP through THIS form for the dinner and for the all-night learning by May 23rd. Please note that children in grades 6 and below must be accompanied by an adult chaperone. Click HERE for our flyer.
For families with young children - everyone is welcome to attend our special Tot Shavuot service on Thursday, June 1, 11:00 AM with both Shelley Rossman and Rabbi Michael Fel. This service is free and open to all. See our FLYER.
The Billy Dalwin Pre-School (www.billydalwinpreschool.com) has limited space available for the 2017-2018 school year. The BDPS offers an inclusive play-based program, welcoming interfaith families and families of diverse backgrounds, affiliations, family structures and sexual orientation as well as children with special needs.
** NEW Half Day and Full Day programs (coverage til 5:30pm Mon-Thu and 3:30pm Fri)
This is an opportunity for all those who love the game of golf, who wonder why they keep playing the game of golf, who want to share funny golf stories, recommend good courses to play, and to share most unique excuses made to get on the course to get together! We will commiserate on this most delightful, frustrating, enticing and enigmatic of games! Possible guest appearance by a local golf pro. Join us on Thursday, June 8, starting with evening minyan at 7:30 PM. Discussion and light snacks immediately following, sponsored by The Ladle Fund. Click HERE for our flyer.
The Lexington Interfaith Garden is starting its 8th year of growing and distributing food via the Lexington Food Pantry. All of the work, including planting, weeding, and harvesting, is done under the direction of our expert head gardener, so no gardening knowledge is needed, but you must be willing to get your hands dirty! We work on Tuesday afternoons, 4:30-6:00 PM, in conjunction with another faith community. We hope you can participate this year with us! Click HERE to see our Spring 2017 schedule. Upcoming dates: June 13 and 27, 2017.
Calling All Play Readers (and Listeners)! We are happy to announce that our new Theme Night at Minyan Mini Series: Monthly Play Reading is a great success! Everyone is invited to join us on the second Wednesday of the month for an evening of reading plays, enjoying snacks, and having fun! (Evening Minyan at 7:30 PM. Readings and refreshments start at 8:00 PM.)
Click HERE for our June flyer (we will be finishing Our Town).
The Temple Emunah Talmud Study Group, led by Dr. I Ely Stillman invites you to join our ongoing study of Tractate Berakhot on Wednesday nights at 8:00 PM in the Temple Library. All who are interested are welcome to join; knowledge of Hebrew is not required, since Dr. Stillman translates all Hebrew source materials during the study group sessions. Dr. Stillman teaches Talmud and rabbinic thought throughout the Boston area; his approach reflects the multi-faceted potential of Torah study, exploring fundamental principals and esoteric concepts within a historical context. He is on staff at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, where he practices surgical and renal pathology. To learn more and to see our 2016-17 calendar, click HERE.
The Wisdom Project: Discover wisdom and strength you didn't realize you had! Please join Arnie Kerzner and Toni Stechler, on Sunday afternoons as they lead us in a discussion on promoting personal wisdom within our community at Temple Emunah. Click HERE for our upcoming Spring 2017 meetings.
Join Rabbi Lerner and Barbara Neustadt for a weekly morning meditation group. We meet on Tuesday mornings, 8:30 - 9:20 AM (check the Temple Emunah calendar for cancellations). Meditation experience is not required!