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TEMPLE EMANU-EL

A Reform Jewish Community for all of Tucson
225 North Country Club • Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 327-4501 • Fax: (520) 327-4504
 
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Yom Shishi, 18 Nisan 5774

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Join us for a Passover Seder!

We offer several options; please pay careful attention to dates, times, and locations before placing your reservation.

Second Night Passover Seder at Temple Emanu-El -- SOLD OUT!

You are cordially invited to attend our Second Night Passover Seder with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:00 pm, in the Sy Juster Auditorium. The cost for the Seder is $42 for Temple members; $52 for non-members; $34 for full-time college students or active military with ID; children 12 and under free. Pre-paid registration is required. For more information and to register, please call the Temple office at (520) 327-4501.

Second Night Passover Seder in the Northwest -- SOLD OUT!

Alternatively, on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:00 pm, join Rabbi Batsheva Appel and Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg at Desert Springs Gracious Retirement Living (30 W. Lambert Lane, Oro Valley, 85737) for our Second Night Seder. The cost for the Seder is $42 for Temple members; $52 for non-members; $34 for full-time college students or active military with ID; children 12 and under free. Pre-paid registration is required. For more information and to register, please call the Temple office at (520) 327-4501.

Freedom Seder with Ed Asner -- SOLD OUT!

Honoring the spirit of the ancient story of the Jews' exodus from Egypt, and the struggles of all peoples who have fought and died for freedom, Temple Emanu-El and Humane Borders are proud to co-sponsor this Freedom Seder led by actor Ed Asner on Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:15 pm at Temple Emanu-El. The very first Freedom Seder was celebrated April 4th, 1964, on the one-year anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King, Jr. Since that time, Freedom Seders have embraced the stories of people of color, refugees, and others who have fought for basic human dignity.

Registration fee is $28 per person (includes a full traditional Passover meal). Register here or by calling (520) 327-4501 by April 14th.

End Passover with a Bang!

Post Passover Pasta Party

Enjoy a delicious dinner of pasta, garden salad, garlic bread, and dessert!

Tuesday, April 22nd, at 6:00 pm

Adults $9
Children ages 6-12 $5
Children 5 and under free! 

People Attending :
Children 5 and Under (Free) :

  

MIMUNA!

Presented jointly by Temple Emanu-El and the Weintraub Israel Center

An end-of-Passover celebration of Israel's cultures with live music, dancing, and Jewish Moroccan sweets and treats!

Tuesday, April 22nd, at 6:00 pm

$10 in advance for Temple and JCC members
$12 in advance for general admission
$12 at the door
$5 for students with ID card
Children 12 and under FREE!

People Attending :
Number of Children 12 and Under (Free) :

During Passover [April 14 – 22, 2014], please do not bring these foods, which are not kosher for Passover, into Temple Emanu-El:

  • Beans
  • Bread
  • Cookies
  • Corn and corn products (corn starch, corn syrup, etc.)
  • Crackers
  • Flour
  • Grain products made from barley, rye, oats, wheat, or spelt
  • Licorice
  • Mustard
  • Pasta
  • Peanuts, peanut butter
  • Peas
  • Popcorn
  • Poppy seeds
  • Rice and rice products (rice cakes, etc.)
  • Sesame seeds or tahini
  • Soy and soy products (veggie burgers, soymilk, etc.)
  • String beans
  • Sunflower seeds
  • Tofu (which is made from soy beans)
  • Wheat and wheat products

Passover Meal Suggestions

  • Matzah with: Tuna, egg salad, cream cheese, jelly, butter, slices of cheese, matzah pizza, etc. *Please be certain that the Matzah is made specifically for Passover.*
  • Fruits (fresh or dried)
  • All dairy (cheese, milk, sour cream, cream cheese)
  • Vegetables (except legumes, corn, peas, string beans)
  • Eggs
  • Yogurt (if no corn syrup in ingredients)
  • Potatoes (both white and sweet)
  • Charoset (apples, honey, Kosher grape juice mixed together)
  • Fish (salmon, tuna, gefilte)
  • Quinoa

As is customary for our community, please do not bring any non-kosher meat, pork, or shellfish into the building.