88 solar panels are now in place and turning sunlight into energy on the Temple Micah roof. With them, the congregation will save as much as $4,200 a year on electricity, a significant contribution to the temple’s bottom line. The panels are expected to provide up to 25 percent of Micah’s electricity. The panels were […]
January 20/21: Shabbat services and Women’s March on Washington
Friday January 20
The office will be closed for Inauguration Day
Our regular Kabbalat Shabbat service will be held at Temple Micah at 6:30 pm, preceded by an oneg at 6 pm. Rabbi Zemel will speak at this service. His remarks will address this moment in time […]
February 24 – 25
Join us for a special musical Shabbat with Merri Lovinger Arian, one of Hebrew Union College’s beloved faculty members in liturgical arts. Friday night, Merri will speak on “Music as a Means for Deepening Worship.” Merri will join us again Shabbat afternoon at 5 pm for her talk, “Current Trends in Synagogue Music: To […]
March 4, 4 pm, Temple Micah
The Gun Violence Prevention working group at Temple Micah hosts a special performance of Mosaic Theater’s production of Gospel of Lovingkindness, by Marcus Gardley. This play opens up the local plague of gun violence in a powerful, intimate way, and is appropriate for audience members as young as middle school, […]
March 29, 7 – 9 pm, Adas Israel Congregation
Register for the #JewsForRefugees Assembly co-sponsored by Temple Micah and hosted at Adas Israel Congregation. This is a powerful way we can make a strong, public demonstration of Jewish support for refugees that will be heard by our elected leaders.
by Arlie Russell Hochschild
April 8, 5 – 6:30 pm
Arlie Russell Hochschild’s new book addresses the increasingly bitter political divide in America. A finalist for the National Book Award, and New York Times Best Seller, the book is based on five years of immersion reporting among Tea Party loyalists — now mostly supporters of Donald Trump. Hochschild tries to bridge […]
April 20, 7:30 pm, Theater J
Share an evening at the theater with your Temple Micah community at this performance with discounted tickets for Micah members only. Catch Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon and stay afterwards for a talk back with the cast. Congregants can use the code MICAH for 20% off all tickets to the April 20 performance. Get tickets here.
Temple Micah team captains honored at Yachad’s annual Community Builder’s Bash in November 2014.
Every spring for two decades, Micah volunteers have put on old clothes, picked up hammers, screwdrivers and paint brushes and taken part in Sukkot in Spring, a program through which synagogue volunteers help repair the houses of low-income homeowners who aren’t physically or financially able to make their own repairs. The effort not only enables […]