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

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

Monday, April 4, 7:30 p.m.
Sisterhood Coffee Talk
and Open Board Meeting

Wednesday, April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Brotherhood Board Meeting

Sunday, April 10, 1:00 p.m.
Adult Ed Program: “Aleph Isn’t

Thursday, April 14, 7:00 p.m.
Adult Ed: “Our Ancestors’
Journey and Ours”

Friday, April 15, 7:00 p.m
Erev Shabbat with
Special Oneg in Honor
of Jana Hirschman, z”l

Friday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.
CE Board Meeting

Friday, April 22
No Erev Shabbat Service
First Seder

Saturday, April 23,
10:00 a.m.
  Morning Shabbat
and Pesach Morning Service
6:00 p.mSecond Seder

Sunday, April 24,
1:00 p.m.
  Adult Ed: “Aleph Isn’t Enough”
2:00 p.m.  Adult Ed: “Exodus:  God
and Kings” Film and Discussion

Thursday, April 28, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Yom Shevi’i Pesach Service

Friday, April 29,
10:00 a.m.
  Yom Shevi’i Pesach
and Yizkor Service
7:00 p.m.  Erev Shabbat

Community Events

Thursday, April 7, 6:00 p.m.  
Joint HC & CE Sisterhood
Passover Women’s Seder (HC)

Sunday, April 10, 2:00 p.m.
Hadassah Education Event –
“Birds’ Head Haggadah: Art as
Struggle, Survival & Subversion…”
with Dr. Lorraine Madway (CE)

Sunday, April 17, 10:00 a.m.
WJCS – PJ Library Books, Bagels,
and Blocks (CE)

Sunday, April 17, 1:00 p.m.
MKJF Board Meeting (CE)

Wednesday, April 27, 7:00 p.m.
WJCS Board Meeting (CE)





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Sabbath Services

April 1, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat Family Service with WJCS

April 2, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Shemini – Lev.9:1 – 11:47;
Num. 19:1-22

April 8, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

April 9, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Tazria--Lev. 12:1 – 15:33

April 15, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

April 16, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Metzora-Lev. 14:1-15:33

April 22
No Erev Shabbat
First Seder

April 23, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
First Day of Pesach

April 29, 7:00 p.m.
Erev Shabbat

April 30, 10:00 a.m.
Morning Shabbat
Acharei Mot-Lev. 16:1-18:30