Welcome to Temple Aliyah

  • Welcome

    We are a dynamic and diverse community that embraces people of all ages, backgrounds and lifestyles.  We encourage our members to enrich their Jewish lives, to enhance their Jewish identifies, and to engage in lifelong learning.

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    IMAGINE your child….feeling right at home, surrounded by caring educators and a supportive staff.  Exploring and growing in an environment  infused with Jewish values. 

  • Community

    It's our Jubilee Year! Holiday gatherings, a congregational trip to Israel, a special Shabbaton weekend, a Gala Purim Ball, social action projects, concerts for kids, and much, much more.

  • Music

    Supported by Cantor Bogomolni, our building is often filled with spiritual and joyful singing - by our choir, Nashir, by our children at holidays, and at all our services.

  • Worship

    "Becoming closer to Torah inspires us to connect with our tradition, Judaism, God, and one another in ways that are illuminated by the light of Torah." - Rabbi Carl Perkins

  • Learning

    Through our toddler and preschool programs, our innovative Religious School, and our adult education programs, we encourage our members to enrich their Jewish lives through lifelong learning.

  • Social Action

    We encourage members of the synagogue to participate in a variety of opportunities to learn about, and inspire action, in response to Jewish issues of social justice that occur on local, national and international levels.

Check out the Spotlight below for upcoming activities.

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IN THE SUKKAH! Maariv and Shabbat Dinners on October 10.  Click here to RSVP.  Klezmer and Israeli Dancing on Sunday October 12 from 4-6! Click here for more information. Please join us!


COME WITH US TO ISRAEL! February 11-22, 2015 - Click here for more information and to register.


 Rosh Hashanah


The High Holidays are just around the corner! Register now for High Holiday Young Family, Youth and Teen Services and for Babysitting

Click here to see the full schedule for the High Holidays, Sukkot and Simchat Torah.

  Shopping for Religious School? Learn why families love Mercaz Aliyah, TA’s K-7 innovative Jewish education program. Read the USCJ magazine article here. Follow us on Facebook.
Me'ah   Me'ah: A two-year, 100-hour journey through Jewish history for adults of all backgrounds,  beginning October 23.  More informationRegister.

Parenting Thru Jewish Lens
  Parenting through a Jewish Lens at Temple Aliyah, Sunday mornings,  beginning November 2. For more information click here or email
  Click here to read the Spring/Summer issue of e-Shofar.

Temple Aliyah 

Welcomes You!

Temple Aliyah Lobby ArtworkTemple Aliyah is an egalitarian Conservative congregation in 
Needham, Massachusetts, with a warm and inviting atmosphere.  We are a dynamic and diverse community that embraces people of all ages, backgrounds and lifestyles.  With the guidance of Rabbi Carl Perkins and Cantor Gaston Bogomolni, we encourage our members to enrich their Jewish lives, to enhance their Jewish identifies, and to engage in lifelong learning.

Join us for Shabbat services and schmooze during kiddush following services. Check out the exciting Temple Tots programming for our youngest members.  Attend the Rabbi's Adult Education classes. Participate in one of our many Social Action projects. Become a member of our Sisterhood or Men's Club. Or join Nashir, our choir led by Cantor G.   

Not a member?  We invite your family to join our family!

Join Us


For information about each of our services, click on the links below. 

Shabbat Morning Services  9:15 am
Weekday Minyan (Mon - Th) 7:30 pm
Sunday Morning Minyan 9:00 am
Monday Morning Minyan   6:45 am
Kabbalat Shabbat (Friday)* 6:15 pm
Youth Services Click here
*Check the calendar for dates.


Shabbat This Week:

Upcoming Events

 Join us as we celebrate
Temple Aliyah's 50th Anniversary!


Click here to register for events.

Click here to Come With Us to Israel!


Shabbat in the Home Dinner 5
Jubilee Chefs  (PHOTOS) 7
Boston Duck Tour (PHOTOS) 14
Community Barbecue (Flyer) 21
Rosh Hashanah Get Together (Invitation) 28
Sisterhood Wine Series 6
In the Sukkah - Maariv and Dinner (Flyer) 10
In the Sukkah - Klezmer Band and Israeli dancing (Flyer) 12
Men's Club Annual Dinner - Guest Speaker: Tommy Heinsohn 18
Shabbaton Weekend - Scholar-in-Residence: Rabbi Brad Artson 12-14