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

April 4,
10:00 a.m.
  Pesach Service,
6:00 p.m.  Second Seder,

April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Sisterhood Coffee Talk
and Open Board Meeting

April 7, 7:00 p.m.
Adult Ed Program: “Courage & Compassion: The Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust”

April 9, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Yom Shevi’i Pesach Service

April 10,
10:00 a.m. 
Yom Shevi’i Pesach
and Yizkor Service
7:00 p.m.  Erev Shabbat with
Anniversary Blessings

April 12, 1:00 p.m.
Adult Ed Program: “History by the
Headstones” (CE Cemetery)

April 15, 7:30 p.m.
CE Board Meeting

April 17, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat and
Malina Wagner Bat Mitzvah

April 18, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat and
Malina Wagner Bat Mitzvah

April 24, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat with Kelman-
Merriman Farewell Oneg

April 25, 10:00 a.m.
Community Morning Shabbat
with Michelle Cohn

April 26, 12:15 p.m.
Sisterhood Donor, “I Believe Children are Our Future” and special farewell to Margot Kelman

Community Events

April 14, 7:00 p.m.  
Yom HaShoah Community Commemoration with Col. Philip Freund at Newman Univ.

April 19,
Hadassah Movie Outing followed
by dinner discussion (TBA)

April 21, 7:00 p.m.
WJCS Board Meeting (CE)

April 25, 7:00 p.m.
“Camp-Style” Musical Havdalah Service with Michelle Cohn (at the Meyers home)

April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Hadassah Board Meeting
(at the Eichhorn’s home)

April 29, 7:00 p.m.
MKJF Community Event (CE)





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April Shabbat Services

Friday, April 3, 5:00 p.m.
Brief Pre-Seder Shabbat

Saturday, April 4
10:00 a.m.

Morning Shabbat
6:00 p.m.
Second Night Seder

Friday, April 10, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

Saturday, April 11
10:00 a.m.

Morning Shabbat
from Parashat Bo
Ex. 12:37 – 42

Friday, April 17, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat
Malina Wagner Bat Mitzvah

Saturday, April 18
10:00 a.m.

Morning Shabbat
Shemini – Lev.9:1 – 11:47
Malina Wagner Bat Mitzvah

Friday, April 24, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

Saturday, April 25
10:00 a.m.

Morning Shabbat
Tazria-Metzora –
Lev. 12:1 – 15:33

Friday, April 31, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat