For Young Families

For Young Families2018-12-19T11:48:51+00:00

Emanuel Synagogue has a vibrant and active community of families with young children who are welcome at all synagogue activities and services. We also have a babysitting room and a parent/child Early Childhood Center play-space with games, a puppet theater, dress-up area, baby area, reading corner, etc. Our Early Childhood Center is open and available for children and parents together during all service times.

Young Families at Emanuel Synagogue
for families with pre-schoolers

This lay led group hosts social gatherings  outside of the synagogue. Activities include Jewish programs such as: Shabbatdinner picnics and Hanukkah parties as well as non-religious activities that are purely social. CONTACT: Deborah Zuckerman Goldberg, or Jennifer Cohen,


Emanuel Connections
for families with children ages 6 – 12

Emanuel Connections is a group of younger Emanuelites and their families who wish to connect in a relaxed, social environment.  Activities include: family movie nights with dinner, the Back Yard Bash, bounce house dinner parties, and adult only events like wine tasting. Kids have  fun with friends while adults can socialize. For more information contact:  Jeni Magalhaes at: