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luck Celebrate Shabbat  services with Cantor  Arik Luck!

 Please join us at this  Friday's Shabbat service  (7/10) as we welcome our  newest Cantor, Arik Luck.  

surveymonkeyJoin Team Emanu-El for the 2015 SF AIDS Walk

 Sunday, July 19, 10:00 am, Sharon Meadow, Golden Gate Park

Don't wait! There's still time to donate and support an Emanu-El team walker.



President's Corner

Read our membership renewal letter for 2015. Review the diagrams we added that provide a snapshot of our past year's operating revenue and expenses.

What's New

Visit our Events Calendar for a complete listing
of upcoming events and programs

Giants Jewish Heritage Night

Monday, July 27, 7:15 pm game time, 5:00 pm pre-party
Seals Plaza (arrive in time to pick up your ticket at the Box Office)
Congregant Cost: $30 - on sale now
General Cost: $40 - can be purchased starting June 29

Join Emanu-El and the wider Bay Area Jewish community at the annual Giants Jewish Heritage Night! Your Special Event Package includes a seat in one of the Jewish Heritage sections (View Reserved Infield, 317), for the game versus the Milwaukee Brewers, a limited-edition Jewish-themed Giants item, and admission to the Jewish Heritage Night party from 5:00 - 7:00 pm prior to the game!

Congregants register here
Non Members register here

Marcia FalkDessert and Havdalah with Opportunities for Study and Reflection Through Various Modes and Service

Saturday, September 5, 7:00 pm

Marcia Falk, noted poet, painter and Judaic scholar will be speaking about her book The Days Between: Blessings, Poems, and Directions of the Heart for the Jewish High Holiday Season, and discussing new ways of looking at Selichot.

7:00 pm Dessert
7:30 pm Havdalah
7:45 pm T’shuvah Poetry writing workshop
9:00 pm Selichot service


Join Congregation Emanu-El's 2016 Trip to Israel!
The 2016 trip Itinerary is up!

June 22 - July 4
Highlights include guided tour of Neot Kedumim, the Bilbical Nature Reserve, hiking up Masada in time for sunrise, floating in the Dead Sea, traveling along the Jordan River Valley to the Upper Galilee, optional wine tasting at the Bahat winery, swimming in the Kinneret at the "Luna Park," exploring the mystical city of Zefat, including ancient synagues and Jewish Quarter, and so much more!

See photos from the 2013 Emanu-El Israel trip!



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Worship at Emanu-El


Friday 7/10

6:00 pm : ONE SHABBAT - Main Sanctuary
8:30 pm : YA Late Shabbat – Martin Meyer Sanctuary

Saturday 7/11

9:15 am : Torah Study – Library
10:30 am : Shabbat Morning Minyan - Martin Meyer Sanctuary 

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