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

February 1, 7:30 p.m.
Brotherhood Board Meeting

February 2, 7:00 p.m.
“A Taste of Judaism”
An Introduction to Judaism
(Thursdays through March 2)

February 3, 6:00 p.m.
1st Friday Family Potluck Dinner
7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat Family Service

February 5,
12:30 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal
5:00 p.m.
Brotherhood Super Bowl Party

February 6, 7:30 p.m.
Sisterhood Coffee Talk and
Open Board Meeting (CE)

February 11, 6:00 p.m.
Brotherhood Roast with
Cyndie Ponder, Roastee

February 12, 12:30 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal

February 15, 7:30 p.m.
Board of Trustees Meeting

February 19, 12:30 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal (approx. time)

February 26, 12:30 p.m.
Choir Rehearsal

Community Events

February 5, 10:00 a.m.
PJ Library Books, Blocks & Bagels
New Year for the Trees (HC)

February 13, 7:00 p.m.
Beyond Tolerance Pulpit Exchange Meet & Greet (CE)

February 15, 11:45 a.m.
MKJF Café Chevre with Lisa Gesson (CE)

February 19, 11:00 a.m.
MKJF/WJCS Community Celebration in Honor
of Joan S. Beren (HC)

February 22, 7:00 p.m.
WJCS Board Meeting (HC)

February 26, 3:30 p.m.
Hadassah Book Club
at Tiffany Zacker’s home

February 27, 7:15 p.m.
Hadassah Board Meeting
at Judy Eichhorn’s home

February 28, 6:00 p.m.
Beyond Tolerance Dinner Dialogues (various locations)







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February Sabbath Services

February 3, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat Family Service

February 4, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Bo-Ex. 10:1-13:16

February 10, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

February 11, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Beshalach-Ex. 13:17-17:16

February 17, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

February 18, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Yitro-Ex. 18:1-20:23

February 24, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

February 25, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Mishpatin-Ex. 21:1-24; 30:11-16