Temple Emunah is celebrating 60 wonderful years - Join the party and celebrate! Special events are planned to ensure that every member of the community is included in our festivities; some are free of charge and others have modest fees. Many thanks to our devoted co-chairs: Terri Swartz Russell, Robin Goldstein, and Leslie Sherman. See below to see how you can participate!
YOUR EMUNAH 60 BIRTHDAY GIFT KINDLES OUR CELEBRATION!
CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR EMUNAH 60
ALIYOT BY THE DECADES (Nov 2, Dec 14, Jan 4, Feb 1, Mar 7, Apr 18)
All members will be honored with a special Aliyah during Shabbat services from November to April. Following the aliyah, a member of that group will speak about his or her Emunah Experience. The celebration will continue during Kiddush with an Emunah 60 Birthday Cake. Come celebrate our entire community each Shabbat!
Read reflections from these past Shabbat dates:
COMMUNITY SHABBAT DINNER with reminiscences by Past Presidents (Friday, January 31, 5:30 PM)
Emunah 60 is celebrating the 60th anniversary of our community with a Shabbat dinner with interactive activities and fun for all! During and after dinner there will be community-building games, and Temple Emunah past presidents will give brief remarks, recounting their favorite memories of Emunah over the past 6 decades. All are welcome to attend! This event is generously sponsored by The Bess Ezekiel Memorial Fund. Please RSVP to Jodie Parmer by January 27th.
60’s SOCK HOP (Saturday, February 22)
A fun evening with live music to celebrate the 60th birthdays of both Temples Emunah & Isaiah. Havdalah, dancing, great music & food, signature cocktails and more! This event will be hosted at Temple Emunah. You can register on-line here!
MY EMUNAH STORY (Sunday, March 15, 5:30 PM)
As part of our year-long Emunah 60 celebration, the Ladle Fund is thrilled to be sponsoring Ha Parpar - My Emunah Story: A Story Telling Night in the style of ‘Moth Radio Hour,’ with live, true stories, told by our congregants about their experiences over the past 6 decades at Temple Emunah. All are welcome!
Emunah 60 History and Art Reception (March 25)
Explore the richness of 60 years of Emunah through history and art.
EMUNAH 60 MUST SEE TV (Sunday, December 22 and April 12)
Emunah 60 Big Birthday Bash (Sunday, May 3)
Outdoor party for ALL ages - with games, ice cream, and a communal singing of our new Emunah 60 Song!
Emunah 60 Closing Ceremony (Sunday, May 31)
Everyone is invited to our annual Awards and Installations night, which will also feature a new Emunah 60 video and a champagne toast!