WELCOME CANTOR GLOTH!
Cantor Jamie Gloth began officially as our full-time clergy on Saturday, July 1st. He has been leading us in services during the summer and will continue in the coming year.
Click here to learn more about Cantor Gloth.
The High Holidays are coming!
Yes, 5777 is coming to an end, and 5778 will be here before you know it.
Our High Holiday page has been updated, including the full schedule of services for adults and children, links to purchasing tickets and reserving places in programs for young children, and links to the High Holiday booklet and Yizkor booklet.
We also have a brand new High Holiday Guide / resource page about the High Holiday season.
ALIYAH ASSIST is TA's new online sign-up system that makes volunteering easy! Volunteers may choose from many different synagogue-related projects for which assistance is needed. Some are one-time tasks with "no strings attached," while others are short-term or recurring. Pick one that fits your interests and your availability! Just click here to peruse our 'help wanted' list of tasks. Thank you for exploring ways to connect with and support our synagogue community.
For staff, committee chairs and other leaders in need of assistance, please email [email protected] with a description of your synagogue-related task/initiative.
Access to the Aliyah Assist page will be 1) through the main menu, under "Gifts and Giving", 2) the Shortcuts menu which appears at the bottom left of this home page and on the right margin of most other pages, and 3) in the header of [email protected] emails.
Imagine your Toddler or Preschooler immersed in an engaging, educational, and fun environment -- right here at Gan Aliyah Preschool in Needham. Spaces open for September 2017 in our "Purple Room" for 2's and almost 2's (3 days/week); and our "Green Room" for 3's (5 days/week); and our Yellow Room for 4's and 5's (5 days/week).
Call Debbi Fendell, our Director of Early Childhood Education, at 781-444-8522 or send her an email.
Temple Aliyah Welcomes You!
Temple 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, we encourage our members to enrich their Jewish lives, to enhance their Jewish identities, 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.
Not a member? We invite your family to join our family!
Shabbat and Weekday Services
|Shabbat Morning Services||9:15 am|
|Sunday Morning Minyan*||9:00 am|
|Monday Morning Minyan||6:45 am|
|Weekday Evening Minyan*||7:30 pm|
* During the summer, minyan meets on Monday morning, and Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Under the direction of our Adult Education Committee and as part of our commitment to lifelong learning, Temple Aliyah offers a wide range of opportunities for our members and others to enrich their Jewish lives throughout education. Click here to see all of our current Adult Education offerings.
Sisterhood welcomes all women of our community, sharing our passion for Judaism, our families and ourselves. We invite you to learn more about becoming part of our amazing community. Whether you're looking for camaraderie, spiritual connection, social action, or the opportunity to get involved, Sisterhood is here for you. Click here to see our full calendar of events for 2016-17.
Youth at Temple Aliyah
For kids K through 12.
Kayla Reisman, our Director of Youth Engagement, Jonathan Marx, our Senior Youth Advisor, and David Solkowitz, our Junior Youth Advisor!
TA-K26 at Temple Aliyah is family programming designed to connect all our kids and parents in the elementary school age group. We warmly welcome member and non-member families. Everyone joins in the fun: Day School, Mercaz Aliyah, and those new to our community--parents and kids enjoy getting to meet new friends at our events all year long. Our parent volunteers along with Temple Aliyah staff host programs to celebrate Shabbat and holidays together as families, and as a community. Click here to learn more about TA-K26.