SunwheelPlease join us Friday for our Shabbat Service, including the seasonal spinning of our Sunwheel and a celebration of our members with spring birthdays.

Shabbat Services

Friday, ​March 17

6 p.m. pre-service oneg​​

6:30 service

Parashat Ki Tisa

​We will spin the Sunwheel for the spring equinox, which despite the snow on the ground is next Monday, March 20, at 6:29 a.m.

Birthday Blessings: We will bless all those with birthdays that occur in the spring.

Volunteer to Host an Oneg

Visit the signup page to choose your date or email with your preferred dates.

​We ask all members to sign up to host twice. It’s one simple way to help the community!

The complete Service schedule for the year is here, along with our full calendar of events.

Rabbi Sparr Office Hours

Rabbi Sparr will be available for office hours ​in the afternoon on ​Friday​, March 17 and Thursday, March 23 ​by appointment. Other times can also be scheduled. Kindly contact her to do so.

Religious School

Sunday, March 19, 10 – 12

School in session. We will also be participating in Mitzvah Day. (See below.)

Mitzvah Day

Sunday, March ​1​9​​, 10 a.m. – 12 noon

Open to all, though held during Religious School. We will be sorting and folding​ clean bed​ linens for the Lowell Wish Project. ​They provide materials and goods for people who have been homeless and/or have a new home. There will be discussion and activities to help us better understand their lives.

Adult Education

The Beginning Text Study Class has been cancelled. Taste of Mussar resumes next Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m.


Lowell Spinners Game

Sunday, June 25, 5:05 p.m.

$6 per ticket

Join TEMV friends and family for a baseball game at LaLecheur Park for a Lowell Spinners baseball game. Contact Phebe for tickets.


Food and Toiletry Collections

There are boxes in the lobby waiting to be filled with your generous donations.  All donations go to local charities. Thank you!


Gentle yoga: Monday, 8:30am;  RSVP required by Sunday at 12 noon. On holidays this class meets at 9 am.

Attendance at this class has been low recently. If you wish to attend yoga on Monday morning, please contact Cornelia at preferably by Sunday afternoon. If at least three people say they are coming she will let you know. Please leave your phone number—preferably a cell phone number—in your email.

Yoga: Wednesday, 6:30pm

Please bring a mat. $7 for the teacher and a $3 donation to the temple.

For more information email 

Mah Jong

Tuesdays, 6pm and Thursdays, 1pm

There will be no Mah Jong Thursday, March 16 or Tuesday, March 21.  Join the Mah Jong email list to keep updated about cancellations by emailing

​​​If you are interested in learning and / or playing the game but these times don’t work for you, ​email and just maybe we can work something out.

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