Saturday July 30 – Ann and Aron Bookman are pleased to invite you to celebrate the Bat Mitzvah x2 of their wonderful daughters, Sarah and Ella, on Shabbat Matot-Mas’ey, Saturday July 30, 10:00AM to 1:00PM. If you are not comfortable with a larger than usual gathering in the Sanctuary, please join us on Zoom. We look forward to seeing you!
“We want to thank the entire Emanu-El community for helping make Tillie’s zoom Bat Mitzvah such a wonderful celebration. At one point, 93 households were on the zoom feed! It was really meaningful to us to “see” you all there, listening and praying and singing along with us. We didn’t know what to expect when we planned a zoom Bat Mitzvah, we just knew there wasn’t another good alternative. The experience so exceeded our expectations; we really felt the love come through the feed, and are so grateful to be part of such a warm and supportive community.” The Stanger-Ross family! Continue reading And the entire community zoomed along with Tillie
Saturday, May 23, 2020, 10 am – 12 pm — While perhaps a bit different than the ceremony they had originally envisioned, the Stanger-Ross family are delighted to invite you to share in their joy when their daughter, Tillie becomes Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, May 23, 2020, 10 am – 12 pm. This will be our synagogue’s first Zoom Bnei Mitzvah. We may not be able to hug, throw candy, or shmooze over bagels and coffee—but a simḥah is a simḥah, even on a screen. All are welcome.
January 12, 2019— Steve Feldman and Kristen Sandborn invite the Congregation to join us for the Bar Mitzvah of our son, Brighton on Saturday, January 12, 2019. A kiddush lunch will follow to celebrate with Brighton, family and friends.