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Bringing ourselves to the table

March 2, 2017|

Does being a woman influence your understanding of Torah and the way you incorporate its teachings into your life? On March 13, four Jewish educators, three of them rabbis, all women, will explore these and similar questions in a symposium at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley. The four are [...]

Are we using our tablets today?

February 19, 2017|

Federation funding supports high tech Hebrew school learning   ...“A couple of teachers not from our school did these beautiful activities related to Tu b’Shvat,” Rabbi Shelley Kniaz, the director of congregational learning at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake, said. “My teachers are going to use [...]

Speaking the same language

February 9, 2017|

In 2008, NATA — the Reform movement’s National Association of Temple Administration — and NAASE — the Conservative movement’s North American Association of Synagogue Executives — held a joint conference. Richard Tannenbaum, executive director of Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lakes, helped organize the event. The conference [...]

Read Hebrew America at Temple Emanuel

January 19, 2017|

Fall semester participants in Read Hebrew America at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake are shown with instructor Dena Mayerfield, second from right. Registration is open for the spring semester, which begins February 8. Email gail@tepv.org to register.   http://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/read-hebrew-america-at-temple-emanuel/

Grandparents in Florida? Grandchildren in California?

November 23, 2016|

  When three separate parts of a synagogue community work together on one program, it’s a safe bet that it is something special. And indeed, according to Susan Liebeskind, chair of the Community of Caring committee at Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley in Woodcliff Lake, GrandPals is a special [...]

Temple Emanuel to honor past-president at Shabbat dinner

October 13, 2016|

Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley will honor its past-president, Hillsdale's Daniel Mitnick, on Friday, Nov. 4 at a Shabbat dinner at the congregation... Mitnick served as president from 1974 to 1976 and he has continued to be involved in temple life throughout the years... All friends of Mitnick are [...]