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Mar
1
Tue
2022
2023 10th grade NY trip 4/20-4/23
Mar 1 2022 @ 11:59 pm – Jan 26 2023 @ 1:00 pm

NY 10th grade trip: April 20th-23rd, 2023. Please reserve a spot for your student with a non-refundable $700 deposit (the balance of $700 is due by March 29, 2023).

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Nov
4
Fri
2022
Tot Shabbat – (11/4/2022)
Nov 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us on our beautiful courtyard for dinner & teen-led activities at 5:00 pm. Followed by a joyful and engaging 30-minute service in Martin Meyer Sanctuary from 5:30 – 6:00 pm. 

No membership required! ALL kids 6 and under, their adults and older siblings are welcome, free of charge. 

*Registration required, preferably in advance but, if unable to register, please come and we will take your information at the gate.*

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.
  • Please have your proof of vaccination and ID ready before approaching the front gate at Emanu-El. All individuals ages 5+ must show proof of vaccination. All ineligible for vaccination must provide proof of negative Covid test within 24 hours of the event.
  • Masking is voluntary.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols so you’ll know what to expect. We're so excited to welcome you back into our beautiful sanctuary.

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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Shabbat Service
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Services this Friday, November 4th at 6:00 pm!

Led by Rabbis Ryan Bauer and Jason Rodich with Cantor Arik Luck.

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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Nov
5
Sat
2022
Clergy-Led Torah Study (11/5/2022)
Nov 5 @ 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.

2023 Shabbat Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This year Rabbi Kushner will be using Arthur Green’s Speaking Torah: Spiritual teachings from around the Maggid’s Table (Genesis-Leviticus).

Zoom meetings, Saturday mornings, 10:00 am – 11:00am

First session: Saturday morning, September 24,

2nd session, Oct 8

3rd session, Oct 15 (Hol haMoed Sukkot)

4th session conjointly with Author in Residence, Dara Horn at Emanu-El

5th session (now on a regular weekly calendar) Oct 29

No class, Thanksgiving weekend

Dec 17 perhaps an in-person meeting at Emanu-El

Dec 24, Dec 31 Winter recess

Jan 7 resume weekly calendar

Jan 21 no class

Classes will continue thru May 2023

To register, please contact [email protected] to have your name & email address added to the Zoom invitation list.

Shabbat Morning Service – Boden Breitbard (Meyer)
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Services in our Martin Meyer 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 Martin Meyer 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.
  • Proof of vaccination is no longer checked at the front gate.
  • Masks are optional indoors.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols so you’ll know what to expect. We're so excited to welcome you back to into our beautiful sanctuary.

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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Nov
6
Sun
2022
Blessing of the Animals & Walk (with Cantor Attie)
Nov 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm

Join us for the Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, November 6th from 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm.

 

Gather in the Emanu-El Courtyard with your furry or fluffy friends! Your dogs and cats, as well as your feathered friends and those with fins or shells, are invited to be blessed! 

 

The blessing of the animals is popular in many religions, so make sure you don’t miss this opportunity to pal around with your fur babies.

 

Afterwards, walk to the Mountain Lake Dog Park in the Presidio with other animal-loving folks.

 

12:15 – 12:45 pm: Emanu-El Courtyard

12:45 – 1:45 pm: Walk to Mountain Lake Park Dog Play Area (Lake St. & 8th Ave.) and watch the dogs romp!

 

Please bring your own animal treats and people snacks!

We look forward to seeing you & your pals then!

Please register.

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Nov
10
Thu
2022
Marin Gathering 11/10
Nov 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Join Rabbi Jonathan for our first Marin Gathering as we discuss a topic of recent note and meet at Book Passage Bookstore & Cafe (51 Tamal Vista Boulevard, Corte Madera) from 4:30 – 5:45 pm on Thursday, November 10th.

This month Rabbi Jonathan will engage in a discussion of the Yom Kippur sermons that focused on what Judaism considers concerning what happens after we die. We will look at texts, share, and if you purchase from the booth, have some snacks.

Hope you can join us!

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Nov
11
Fri
2022
Shabbat Service
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Services this Friday, November 11th at 6:00 pm!

Led by Rabbis Beth Singer and Sydney Mintz with Cantor Marsha Attie.

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 ineligibles 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.

Event Signup

Nov
12
Sat
2022
Clergy-Led Torah Study (11/12/2022)
Nov 12 @ 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.

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