Celebrate Chanukah with The Temple

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Wednesday, December 13 at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Friday, December 15 for Synaplex: Chanukah Edition

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Wednesday, July 24, 2013


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About The Temple

Monday, September 09, 2013

The Temple is located in midtown Atlanta and is one of American Judaism’s most historic religious institutions. Founded in 1867, it is the city’s oldest and most diverse synagogue. Recently, The Temple was named by Newsweek Magazine...read more.

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Programs & Activities

Chanukah at Atlanta Botanical Garden

Wednesday, Dec 13  5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Purchase your tickets at the gate and meet us for candlelighting in the Gardenhouse Gallery at 5:30, 6:15, 7:00, or 8:00 PM.

Synaplex: Chanukah Edition

Friday, Dec 15  5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

A full night of activities! 

5:30 Mini-Shabbat Chanukah Service

6:00 Candlighting for everyone

6:15 Tot Family Dinner: Loaded Latke Bar (RSVP required)

6:15 PM Shabbat Worship Service

7:15 Loaded Latke Bar & Learn (RSVP required)

8:15 Sufganiot (donuts)!

RSVP: Call 404-873-1731

Sages: Breman Museum

Monday, Dec 18  10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

The Breman Museum With Rabbi Lydia Medwin 

The Legacy of the Hebrew Orphans' Home:  Educating the Jewish South Since 1876

Please join us for an informative morning that is not to be missed.  this exhibition highlights the oldest Georgia-based Jewish non-profit from inception to present through photography and stories.  The story of the Jewish Education Loan Fund (JELF) spans three centuries.  Starting as an orphanage in the late nineteenth century, it grew to become an important social service agency in the twentieth century.  Today, the loans granted by JELF ensure that Jewish students have the potential to fulfill their educational goals.  This exhibition tells a powerful story of how philanthropy and a deep commitment to education can transform the community and leave a profound legacy.  We will get to experience this tour with our own Janet Dortch, who will act as our docent during our time there.

DATE: Monday, December 18, 2017

COST: $25 per person

TIME: 10:15 AM:  Meet at The Breman Museum

   1440 Spring St NW, Atlanta, Ga  30309

10:30 AM:  Tour (Duration:  1 hour, 15 minutes)

11:45 AM:  Catered lunch in the auditorium.

AFTER LUNCH:  Visit The Breman Museum's other galleries:

Absence of Humanity:  The Holocaust Years and

18 Artifacts:  A History of Jewish Atlanta

Please RSVP by December 8th to: Joya Schmidt at jschmidt@the-temple.org or 404-873-1731.

Chanukah Candlelighting at Town Brookhaven

Monday, Dec 18  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join Rabbi Loren Filson Lapidus and your Temple community, as well as Rabbi Micah Lapidus and The Davis Academy, to sing and light the Chanukah candles at Town Brookhaven. We will gather at 6:00 PM and light at 6:15 PM. For questions, please e-mail Rabbi Lapidus at llapidus@the-temple.org


Age and Stage: Kulanu: Previewing the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival"

Sunday, Jan 7  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

If you are an Empty Nester, get some popcorn and expert help just before you buy your tickets to the 2018 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival. Dr. Matthew Bernstein and Bob Bahr unveil their top film choices. The program will feature film previews from their Best Bets at the Festival as well as critical commentary. In cooperation with the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival. To RSVP, please contact Susan Gordon at sgrgordon60@gmail.com.


The Worship Schedule

Shabbat Worship Service

Friday, Dec 15  6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

We welcome all in our community to our Friday evening worship services.

Shabbat Worship Service

Saturday, Dec 16  10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Shabbat Worship Service

Friday, Dec 22  6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

We welcome all in our community to our Friday evening worship services.

Shabbat Worship Service

Saturday, Dec 23  10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Shabbat Worship Service

Friday, Dec 29  6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

We welcome all in our community to our Friday evening worship services.




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