Enter our beautiful lakefront synagogue and meet a diverse congregation that comes together in a spirit of warmth and caring to learn, pray, socialize and forge a sense of family. As the center of Jewish life in Polk County, Florida, we strive to explore Jewish values to help navigate contemporary life and improve our community. Our egalitarian services respect a wide range of our members ritual practices and foster a culture of participation for all ages.
Join us for Friday night Shabbat services at 7:30. They are followed by an Oneg Shabbat and time to meet and talk to friends. Saturday morning Shabbat services are at 9:30 and followed by a wonderful Kiddush luncheon where again you can spend time with your Temple Emanuel family.
Temple Emanuel believes in lifelong learning. Our religious school, B’nai Mitzvah program, and adult education opportunities keep families engaged, stimulated and informed. We strive to explore Jewish values to help navigate contemporary life and improve our community
Save the Date for our fabulous annual fundraiser, Live Artfully…Morocco! It will be Saturday, February 16, 2019 in the Berkovitz Social Hall at Temple Emanuel. Plan to bring your friends and family to enjoy the food, music, and fun!