Preparing for Pesach Click here for information about preparing for Pesach and special Pesach programs.
Special Shabbat Weekend March 27-28 - Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Eliezer Diamond, Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics at The Jewish Theological Seminary, will join us for Kabbalat Shabbat and dinner on Friday evening and Shabbat morning services. His topic will be the Haggadah. More info. Click here for Friday night dinner reservations.
Hakarat HaTov, the mitzvah of acknowledging goodness, is the theme for this community morning of learning and activities on Sunday, May 3. What does this mean? Inspirational speakers who serve others in various capacities, and activities to acknowledge our appreciation of them. Mark your calendars for an uplifting morning of fun!
Sisterhood Donor Dinner
A Day of Concerts to Celebrate
Sunday, May 17
Ellen Allard at 10 am for our youngest music lovers.
... and the Maccabeats - A Capella in Concert - at 4 pm
For Temple Aliyah members only (non-members, on your honor), use this code: TACOMMUNITY.
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.
Where each teacher knows that your child is a unique individual developing, at his or her own pace, a positive sense of self and others, and learning how to negotiate the world around them.
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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 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!
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|
Shopping for Religious School? Learn why families love Mercaz Aliyah, Temple Aliyah’s innovative new Jewish education program for kindergarten through seventh grade. Read about Mercaz Aliyah in the national USCJ magazine here. Follow us on Facebook.
Saturday mornings are musical, full of movement and fun for our youngest friends (ages 0-5)! With singing, marching, silliness and stories, our Shabbat Yeladim services are held on Saturdays during the school year, starting at 10:30 am. Our services finish in time to join the rest of the community in the main sanctuary, and for our delicious congregational Kiddush. Drop in to join us any time!
March 28; May 9
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.
Shabbat This Week:
Join us as we celebrate
Temple Aliyah's 50th Anniversary!
Click here to register for events.
|Shabbat in the Home Dinner||5|
|Jubilee Chefs - Rosh Hashanah Challah (PHOTOS)||7|
|Boston Duck Tour (PHOTOS)||14|
|Community Barbecue (PHOTOS)||21|
|Rosh Hashanah Get Together (Slideshow) (PHOTOS)(Videos)||28|
|Sisterhood Wine Series||6|
In the Sukkah - Maariv and Dinner (Sukkah Building PHOTOS)
|In the Sukkah - Shpilkes Klezmer Band and Israeli dancing (PHOTOS) (Shpilkes on Facebook)||12|
|Sisterhood Women's Dinner - Guest Speaker: Lora Brody||22|
|Shabbat Guest: Yehuda Yaakov, Consul General of Israel to New England (9:15 am)||1|
|Shabbat Guests: Needham Clergy Association (9:15 am)||8|
|Jubilee Chefs - Knaidel and Kugel (PHOTOS)||9|
|Men's Club Annual Dinner - Guest Speaker: Celtics Great Tommy Heinsohn (PHOTOS)||18|
|Pray, Eat, Love - In the Home Shabbat Dinner||21|
|Shabbaton Weekend - Scholar-in-Residence: Rabbi Brad Artson (PHOTOS)||12-14|
|Community Dinner and Sisterhood Shabbat: Guest Speaker Rabbi Abby Sosland||9-10|
|Jubilee Chefs - Challah for Shabbat||11|
|Jubilee Progressive Dinner (PHOTOS)||24|
|"Fiddler on the Roof" (PHOTOS)||31, Feb. 1|
|Congregational "Come With Us to Israel" Trip||11-22|
|Jubilee Chefs - Hamentashen for Purim (PHOTOS)||1|
|Men's Club Shabbat - Guest Speaker Marc Gary||7|
|Jubilee Purim Gala||14|
|Pray, Eat, Love - In the Home Shabbat Dinner||20|
|Ellen Allard Concert||17|