The Shul On The Move: This Week At Kol Emeth

This at-a-glance calendar is updated every Thursday afternoon.  For late-breaking updates please make sure to visit:

Thursday, May 17 – Thursday, May 24

Thursday, May 17
Please note special locations! No minyan at Etz Chayim tonight.
7:00pm – Groundbreaking Ceremony for the New Building (4175 Manuela, Palo Alto)
7:45pm – Evening Minyan (4175 Manuela, Palo Alto)
8:15pm – KE Makhela (Sigal Residence)

Friday, May 18
6:00pm – Musical Service at the Booths (Booth Residence)
7:55pm – Candle Lighting

Saturday, May 19
Parashat Bamidbar
Erev Shavuot
Please note special locations!
9:15am – Shabbat Service (OFJCC)
9:15am – Living Room Minyan (Dinitz Residence)
10:00am – Contemplative Service with Rabbi Amy Eilberg (OFJCC)
11:30am – Torah for Tots (OFJCC)
7:00pm – Shavuot activities for kids (Congregation Beth Am)
8:00pm – Shavuot activies for adults (Congregation Beth Am)
8:00pm – 6th Grade B’nei Mitzvah Family Class (Congregation Beth Am)
9:04pm – Candle lighting
Late night and overnight – Shavuot activities continue at Beth Am

Sunday, May 20
Shavuot I
Please note special locations!
Early morning – Shavuot activities continue (Congregation Beth Am)
5:00am – Sunrise Shacharit Service (Congregation Beth Am)
9:15am – Shavuot Service (Congregation Beth Am)
7:45pm – Evening Minyan (Graff / Roy Residence)
9:05pm – Candle lighting

Monday, May 21
Shavuot 2
Kol Emeth Offices Closed
Please note special locations!
9:15am – Shavuot Service with Yizkor (Congregation Beth Am)
7:45pm – Evening Minyan (Etz Chayim)
9:06pm – Shavuot ends

Tuesday, May 22
7:45pm – Evening Minyan (Etz Chayim)

Wednesday, May 23
All events at Congregation Etz Chayim
12:15pm – Amkraut Memorial Talmud Class
7:45pm – Evening Minyan

Thursday, May 24
All events at Congregation Etz Chayim except where noted
6:45am – Morning Minyan
8:00am – Torah From Heaven: A Deep Dive Into Heschel
7:45pm – Evening Minyan
8:15pm – KE Makhela (Sigal Residence)

Please note: All times and locations subject to change.  Please check our online calendar for the most up-to-date information and room assignments (when available.)

While our new building is under construction, please visit us at the following locations:

  • Oshman Family Jewish Community Center – 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, 94303
    (map link)
  • Congregation Etz Chayim – 4161 Alma St, Palo Alto, 94306
    (map link)
  • 2525 Charleston Rd., Suite 204, Mountain View 94043
    (map link)