SunwheelWe have both Friday night and Saturday morning Shabbat services this week, along with the turning of our sunwheel, a baby naming, and a bar mitzvah! Read on for details and more.

Friday Shabbat Services

Friday, June 22, 7:30 p.m.

Includes the turning of our Sunwheel and blessings for all those who celebrate summer birthdays and anniversaries.

Jason and Rebecca Levene’s daughter Anna will receive her Hebrew name and blessings.

Board and oneg host: Michelle Vlamis

Saturday Morning Services

Saturday, June 23, 10:15 a.m.

Toby Barry will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah. All are welcome.

Board host: Michelle Vlamis

Last rabbi-led service until September.

Rabbi Sparr Office Hours

Rabbi Sparr is available for office hours Wednesday and Friday this week; appointments must be made in advance by contacting her by e-mail, or during business hours at 508-736-5555. In an emergency or urgent need, do phone at any hour.

Religious School

No school through the summer. Registrations for next year are now being accepted. Kindly submit your forms and deposit at your earliest opportunity.

From the Treasurer

We are now in a new Fiscal Year! It is crucial to the financial well-being and sustainability of our community that each of us commits to a designated amount the TEMV community can rely on, this year more than ever. Please consider what the right amount of financial support is for you and your family, and indicate it on the Pledge Form. Your contribution is kept confidential.

Please return the form immediately so we can better plan the year and anticipate our revenue. Don’t hesitate to reach out to me with questions or concerns.

(978) 256-2855

Adult Ed

Hebrew class meets Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. for those already signed up.

Next year’s adult education offerings will be determined soon. If you have an area of particular interest, please let Rabbi Sparr know so that it may be considered.


Lay-led Summer Services

All at 7:30 p.m.

  • June 29th (Lay leader: Sheldon Bishov)
  • July 20th (Tisha B’Av) (Lay leader TBD.)
  • August 3rd (Lay leader TBD.)
  • August 24th (Lay leader: Nancy Greene)

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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.



See our Events page for details of regular times.

Mah Jong

See our Events page for details of when we usually play and how to join in.

Food and Toiletry Collection

There is a box in the TEMV lobby for non-perishable food and toiletry items, to be donated to the Lowell Transitional Living Center.

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