At Temple Emanuel, we seek to inspire A Lifelong Jewish Journey through

a passionate commitment to Jewish life, learning, community and spiritual growth.

Featured Events

Bm101 2019
Bar/Bat Mitzvah 101 Sunday, March 3, 9:00am
Join us as Sisterhood members share their experiences about planning for a bar or bat mitzvah reception. The information is helpful no matter how close or far out your event is scheduled.

Larry Hodes Movie Night Pawnbroker
Larry Hodes Movie & Deli
Sunday, March 3, 5:00pm

The Pawnbroker "The Pawnbroker" is the dark exploration into the soul of a man who is tortured by the unbearable pain of his past. $15 Per person (adults only) includes a deli supper. Call the office by February 28 to reserve your seat!

Alyson Gerber Launch event
Focused Launch Party
Sunday, March 31, 11:30am
Alyson’s new middle grade novel FOCUSED features a girl caught between her love of chess and her ADHD. Join the author, Alyson, for a book reading and book signing. Andover Bookstore will have books available for purchase. *Event is free and open to the public


Inclement Weather Policy
If Andover Public Schools are cancelled, Temple Offices, Preschool and the Religious School will be closed.  If Andover Public Schools have a delayed opening, there will be no morning Preschool. Lunch bunch will begin at noon. There will be Religious School in the afternoon.  If the weather becomes inclement during the day and we close the Temple and Schools, you will receive an email. On the weekend, please check Channels 4, 5 and 7, Facebook, or for cancellations. Please note: in most cases, services are held whether or not the Temple and Schools are closed.

No Bible Study 
Thursday, February 14 and February 21

A Day that Faith Built
Sunday, February 17, 8:30am-4:00pm
Partner with us to give a family new hope. Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity builds homes, shares hope and changes lives by moving hardworking families from overcrowded, dispiriting living conditions to safe, decent and affordable homes, providing them with the stability and foundation they need to build a better life.  For more information contact Laurie Cox-Schreiber. To sign up to volunteer, contact Thea at 978-681-8858 or sign up by emailPlease wear closed toe shoes, lunch will be provided By Temple Emanuel and Congregation Beth Israel.

Sisterhood Mystery Night
Thursday, March 7, 7:00pm

Join Sisterhood for a night of murder and mayhem at the Miss America Pageant, Killing for the Crown! You will be assigned a character and more information about the event after you register. Costumes are STRONGLY encouraged! Click here to RSVP!

For a complete list of our upcoming events, please visit our calendar.


Live Streaming of Services
Live streaming of services at Temple Emanuel is now available! Streaming and archives for Sanctuary and Chapel services – including all of the High Holy Day Services – can be found by clicking here.

Click here for our Religious School Calendar.

Click here for our Preschool Calendar.

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Read our January/February Bulletin.

 andover tvA Rabbi, A Priest, And A Minister Walk Into A Studio.
Watch the latest episode of this local Andover television show featuring our Rabbi, Robert Goldstein, along with Rev. Michael Hodges of Christ Church and Rev. Dana Allen Walsh of South Church.

Our Condolences 

To Saul and Sarah Goldberg, Suzanne and Mark Barnhart and Family on the passing of their beloved daughter and sister, Karen Goldberg, beloved daughter, sister and aunt. 

To Marcia Balin and Family on the passing of her beloved husband, Theodore Balin, loving husband, brother, father, and grandfather.

To Stewart Monderer and family on the passing of his beloved mother, Phyllis Monderer, loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

May their memory be a blessing to all.