Men's Club at Temple Aliyah

Temple Aliyah Men's Club supports the temple community in a variety of ways through programming and events throughout the year. It is also a great way to make new friends and keep in touch with old ones. We are a participating member of the Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs. The Men's Club encourages your support and involvement and wants to hear from you. Please contact the Men's Club co-presidents, Jason Shniderson or Harold Dubin

Mens Club softball





Upcoming Events for 5780 (These are tentative, still in planning):



Annual Programs and Activities Include:   

Sunday Morning Bagels & Coffee....

Coffee and bagels

The Men's Club is proud to sponsor bagels on Sunday mornings in the main lobby when there is an event in the building such as Coffee and News from Israel.  Be sure to check ComingUp and the TA calendar for these events. Even if you are not attending the event, we encourage parents dropping off their children for Religious School, minyan attendees and anyone else looking for a nosh and a schmooze to join us!  Please direct any questions to Rick Kramer.

Sunday Morning Breakfasts…..

Breakfasts sponsored and prepared by the Men's Club, which are highlighted by a featured speaker.  Our latest speaker was Mike Tannenbaum, son of TA members and former General Manager of the New York Jets football team.

Annual  Dinner…..

A casual and fun evening for new and existing members and guests, generally with a sports themed speaker and a great deli buffet dinner. Past guest speakers include Tommy Heinsohn, former Celtics player and current color commentator and Mike Millbury, former Boston Bruin and current hockey analyst for NBC Sports.

2103 Dinner               2013 Dinner

Men's Club Shabbat…..

The annual Shabbat morning service led entirely by Men's Club members. A featured speaker discussing relevant topics is an integral part of this event. This year's will take place on February 27.

Men's Club Softball…..

Every Sunday morning at 9:30 at Claxton Field beginning the last Sunday in April and continuing through Labor Day. This is a weekly pick up, everyone plays, and is a lot of fun. Contact Bob Brown for more information.

Softball Team 2011

Yom Hashoah Yellow Candle Program…..

The Yellow Candle™ was conceived in 1981 by members of the Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs to help keep alive the memory of the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust. Men's Club members and their children package and distribute the candles as both a reminder and a fundraiser. 

Men's Club Co-Presidents

Jason Shniderson


Bruce Patz



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!

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Did you know...?

Did you know that Temple Aliyah is a member of Mayyim Hayyim, a beautiful mikveh in Newton? Did you know this entitles a limited number of congregants to a free immersion gift certificate? To learn more about the benefits and reasons behind an immersion, please visit the Mayyim Hayyim website. To schedule an immersion 1) request your immersion appointment online  2) wait 24 hours for a response, 3) show up at the designated time, and 4) let them know you are a member of Temple Aliyah.

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Shabbat and Weekday Services


Shabbat Morning Services  9:15 am
Sunday Morning Minyan* 9:00 am
Monday Morning Minyan   7:00 am
Weekday Evening Minyan 7:30 pm

* During the summer, minyan meets on Monday morning and on 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.