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Sep
26
Mon
2022
Rosh Hashanah Day 1
Sep 26 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Office closed.

HHD 2022 – Apples & Honey: Rosh HaShanah Service (Children)
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join Rabbis Sarah Joselow Parris and Ryan Bauer, and Rabbinic Intern Leo Fuchs, along with Jonathan Bayer for outdoor children's services and activities from 10:00 am – 11:30 am at Presidio Wall Playground! Stop by for a bit or stay a while with a blanket and enjoy celebrating Rosh HaShanah together with other young families. 

We will have some activities to share that you can enjoy with your family pod. At 10:15 am there will be a musical children's service and story time (aimed at children ages 4-7). 

*This service is open to members and the entire community. Registration is required.

Address: Pacific Ave and Spruce Street, San Francisco, CA 94118 (See link here for a map)

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Please review our COVID-19 off-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms re: Covid-19 are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2022 – RH Morning Svc. with Cantors Luck & Attie (9/26)
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:15 pm

Join us in-person for Rosh HaShanah Morning Service: Under One Dome – A combined service of majesty and warmth, contemplation and exaltation, of reflection and renewal – from 10:00am – 12:15pm! Service led by Rabbis Jason Rodich and Beth Singer. Sermon by Rabbi Jonathan Singer. Music by Cantors Marsha Attie and Arik Luck.

*This service will be in person for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2022 – Return Again: Teen Led Rosh HaShanah Service
Sep 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Community Service led by our teens who will lead us in song, worship, poetry and prose. Led by Cantor Attie and musical accompanists. 

*This service is open to members and the entire community, as well as livestreamed for the community. Registration is required to attend in person.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2022 – Tashlich: Letting Go Together – Service & Concert
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

JOIN US ALL FOR REVERSE TASHLICH – LETTING GO TOGETHER

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2022

Baker Beach

5:30 – 7:00pm

 

This year we join a worldwide movement

as we cast a pebble, a shell or a handful of sand into the water,

we celebrate the possibilities of the New Year.

Join our Cantors and Musicians for a Concert and Sunset Service

Bring the whole family | Don't forget beach chairs and blankets |

Non-alcoholic beverages | An empty bag to help with beach clean up after the concert. 

Very limited parking. Preference given to ADA with placard.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 

Please review our COVID-19 off-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

*The Tashlich concert is part of the Cantors’ Concert Series,

which is generously supported by Ingrid D. Tauber and Frank Taforo

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Sep
27
Tue
2022
Rosh Hashanah Day 2
Sep 27 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Office closed.

HHD 2022 – Rosh HaShanah Second Day Service (9/27/2022)
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:15 pm

Cantor Arik Luck and musicians, along with Rabbis Ryan Bauer, Jonathan Singer and Rabbinic Intern, Leo Fuchs, will lead a full-length, eclectic traditional style Reform Rosh HaShanah service. Sermon by Rabbinic Intern, Leo Fuchs. The music will draw upon multiple genres, including the master composers of the old world, Eastern European chazzanut, Emanu-El commissioned music from nearly 100 years ago, as well as newer, elevated melodies. 

*This service will be in person for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare.

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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Sep
30
Fri
2022
Shabbat Shuvah Service
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Shuvah this Friday, September 30th at 6:00 pm!

Led by Rabbis Beth Singer and Sarah Joselow Parris with Cantor Arik Luck. The sermon will be given by Rabbi Lawrence Kushner.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: 

  • Advance registration is required. If for any reason you are not able to register in advance, you are still welcome to attend and we will take care of registration at the gate.
  • Full vaccination status is required for those eligible when participating in our programs (including booster for those eligible). Consistent with city, state, CDC and other public health authority guidance, COVID-19 vaccines are the most important and effective tool in preventing COVID-19 disease, especially severe illness and death.
  • Masking is optional at all services and events taking place inside Emanu-El or for outdoor events, including in the courtyard
  • For those ineligible for vaccination, testing is required within 24 hours of the event (rapid antigen or PCR).
  • Although masks are not required, we understand that many people will continue to mask for a variety of reasons. We fully support those who choose to mask and invite all in our community to act in a spirit of non-judgmental kindness as we navigate this landscape together.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols.
  • We, along with our COVID-19 Advisory Team, will continue to monitor case rates in San Francisco and other important factors and respond to the changing circumstances accordingly.
  • Our services will continue to be held virtually, on our Livestream page and Facebook Live.

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Oct
1
Sat
2022
Clergy-Led Torah Study (10/1/2022)
Oct 1 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Torah Study with a member of our Clergy, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.

Shabbat Morning Service – Ethan Pearlmutter (Main)
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Main Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! 

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

 

  • Service will be in the Main Sanctuary. 
  • Advance registration is required. If for any reason you are not able to register in advance, you are still welcome to attend and we will take care of registration at the gate.
  • Full vaccination status is required for those eligible when participating in our programs (including booster for those eligible). Consistent with city, state, CDC and other public health authority guidance, COVID-19 vaccines are the most important and effective tool in preventing COVID-19 disease, especially severe illness and death.
  • Masking is optional at all services and events taking place inside Emanu-El or for outdoor events, including in the courtyard
  • For those ineligible for vaccination, testing is required within 24 hours of the event (rapid antigen or PCR).
  • Although masks are not required, we understand that many people will continue to mask for a variety of reasons. We fully support those who choose to mask and invite all in our community to act in a spirit of non-judgmental kindness as we navigate this landscape together.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols.
  • We, along with our COVID-19 Advisory Team, will continue to monitor case rates in San Francisco and other important factors and respond to the changing circumstances accordingly.

Click here to watch on our website livestream page. To follow along with prayers, click here for a free online Mishkan T'Filah prayer book.

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Dec
09
Shabbat Service

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Join us for In-Person Shabbat Services this Friday, December…

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