IMMIGRATION AND REFUGEE PROGRAM
Sunday, October 29, 7 - 9 pm
Join us for this timely educational program featuring Rabbi Perkins, attorney Gerry Rovner, and other speakers. sponsored by Social Action and Adult Education Committees. Agenda and Registration.
SOLAR PANEL RIBBON CUTTING
Sunday, November 5, 11 am - 12:30 pm
Celebrate the completion of our new solar array! We’ll hear from guest speakers and our own Mercaz Aliyah students. Refreshments will be served. All are invited to attend!
SUKKOT COAT DRIVE CONTINUES
October 1 - 29
Even though the holidays are over, our coat drive continues through the end of the month. Provide a little shelter to those in need: donate your gently-used winter coats and heavy, hooded sweatshirts; all sizes and genders needed! Drop off at school lobby. Donations will be given to Generic Ministries, Inc, a non-denominal, Needham-based organization serving Boston's homeless population.
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 2017-18.
Please join the Sisterhood for our 6th annual retreat from Saturday evening November 11 to Sunday, November 12, 2017, at the beautiful International Hotel, Bolton, MA. Sunday we will gather to play fun-filled group games sure to make us laugh together! Deadline to register is Friday 10/20 and is limited to the first 30 registrants. Please find details and registration information here.
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.