90s Chanukah Party for Young Adults
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 17 @ 12:00 am

Emanu-El's 90's Chanukah Party for Young Adults

Friday, December 16, 7:30 pm – Midnight

Join YAs from around the bay in celebration of the festival of lights with a 90's themed dance party at Bottom of the Hill with live band!

Ticket Pricing – includes entrance and 1 drink ticket.

Emanu-El Members – $35

Non-Members – $40

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Clergy-Led Torah Study (12/17/2022)
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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.

Children’s Chanukah Festival
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for our fantastic Chanukah Festival leading up to the first night!

A Chanukah Event for the entire Family!

Sunday, December 18 | 2:00-5:00 pm

Please join Congregation Emanu-El for a fun family-friendly Chanukah festival, where will learn about this light-filled holiday through arts, story time, sufganiyot and games! Wear your PJs and come hungry. Participants will decorate their own menorah and dreidel and have tons of fun. The day festival will end with a candle lighting.

Registration is required.

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Chanukah Celebration Pop-up (Marin)
Dec 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

Join us for a festive 4th night of Chanukah with song, teachings, blessings and Menorah lighting with Cantor Marsha Attie and Rabbi Jonathan Singer. Come share in the delight and wonder of Chanukah ~ with sufganiyot, chocolate gelt and dreidels! 

Wednesday, December 21st from 5:30p – 6:15p  

Book Passage, Corte Madera Store Courtyard 51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera, 94925

We look forward to seeing you for this special celebration!

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Clergy-Led Torah Study (12/24/2022)
Dec 24 @ 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.

Winter Break
Dec 26 @ 12:00 am – Dec 30 @ 11:59 pm

Office closed.

Golden State Warriors Jewish Heritage Night – YA Event
Dec 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join Emanu-El's Young Adult community on December 27th to watch the Warriors light up the scoreboard on Jewish Heritage Night at the Chase Center!

Go home with new friends, a Jewish Heritage Night commemorative t-shirt, and the satisfaction of watching the Warriors swat the Hornets!

How it works:

We have a special block of seats reserved for Emanu-El YA community in the upper level on the sideline with a group rate of only $85 per ticket.

Deadline to register and submit payment for your ticket to sit in Emanu-El's block is November 26th.

Registration and Payment through Emanu-El. You will need to create an Emanu-El account if you do not already have one. Tickets are non-refundable.


*Please note, this a Young Adult event for Bay Area Jews aged 21-39.

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Shabbat Service
Dec 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Led by Rabbi Beth Singer 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 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.

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Test – please ignore
Dec 31 @ 4:00 am – 4:30 am

This is a test – please ignore and do not register to it. Thank you.

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