Congregation Emanu-El

7011 E. Central
Wichita, KS 67206

(316) 684-5148

Welcome to Congregation Emanu-El

Congregation Emanu-El is a vibrant, Reform Jewish community in America’s Heartland. Our members are an extended family to one another, sharing life’s richness in its endless variety.

Judaism is about worship, education, community and positive action, and our membership is woven into the greater community, as well, serving the social and cultural fabric of Wichita and South Central Kansas.

We welcome new members, whatever your background or affiliation, and invite you to become a part of something exciting, working to fulfill your unique potential to make the world a better place (Tikkun Olam).

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Temple Events

September 5, 7:00 p.m.
Jack Parker-Levin Bar Mitzvah

September 6, 10:00 a.m.
Jack Parker-Levin Bar Mitzvah

September 8, 7:30 p.m.
Sisterhood Coffee Talk and
Open Board Meeting (CE)

September 14, 1:30 p.m.
Adult Ed Program “Challah and
Doo-Wop: Growing Up Jewish in
Wichita at Congregation Emanu-El” at Wichita Community Theater

September 20, 7:00 p.m.
Selichot Service

September 24, 8:00 p.m.
Erev Rosh Hashanah Service

September 25, Rosh Hashanah
9:15 a.m.
Children’s Service
10:00 a.m. Morning RH Service
5:00 p.m. Tashlich Service
at Great Plains Nature Center

September 28, 1:00 p.m.
Kever Avot Memorial Service
at the Congregation Emanu-El Cemetery

Community Events

September 13
WJCS Havdalah
at the Schmaltz home

September 18, 11:45 a.m.
MKJF Cafe Chevre (CE)

September 21, 9:45 a.m.
MKJF Community Brunch
and Film “The Sturgeon Queens:
A Mouthwatering Celebration of
Fish and Family” (CE)









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August Shabbat Services

Friday, September 5
Erev Shabbat Service,
Jack Parker-Levin Bar Mitzvah
7:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6
No Shabbat Morning Service
Jack Parker-Levin Bar Mitzvah
Ki Tetze-Deut. 21:10-25:19

Friday, September 12
Erev Shabbat Service,
7:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 13
Shabbat Morning Service
10:00 a.m.
Ki Tavo-Deut. 26:1-29:8

Friday, September 19
Erev Shabbat Service
7:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 20
Shabbat Morning Service
10:00 a.m.
Nitzavim-Vayelech-Deut. 29:9-31:30

Friday, September 26
Erev Shabbat Service,
7:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 27
Erev Shabbat Service
10:00 a.m.
Haazinu-Deut. 32:1-52