Wine and Juice for KiddushPlease join us for lay-led Shabbat services this week! Read on, too, for ways to help those affected by the California wildfires and for a Thanksgiving meditation.

Lay-led Shabbat Services

Friday, November 23, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

Note 6:00 p.m. start time. We are holding services at a member’s house as we transition to our new space. Please e-mail for details.

Potluck oneg—please bring something to share!

Rabbi Sparr Office Hours

Rabbi Sparr is scheduling office hours for the coming weeks; please contact her via email or phone. In an emergency or urgent need, do phone at any hour (508-736-5555).

Religious School

Sunday, November 25

No school. Please see your Weekly Hadashot e-mail for details of our hiatus as we transition to the new space.

3 Ways to Help Those Affected by the California Wildfires

Want to help? Here are the best ways to support these affected communities.

Thanksgiving Meditation

We share these words by Alden Solovy.


Social Action Shabbat

Friday, November 30, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Location: The First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 2 Westford St., Chelmsford (across the street from the Chelmsford Common). We will be in the chapel, a white building to the right of the main church and next to the parking lot. After a Shabbat service by Rabbi Sparr, Lowell House will bring presenters to speak about the Opioid crisis.

Please return your membership pledge form or we can’t count you as a member for 2018-19!

If you haven’t already returned your Pledge Form, please do so as soon as possible. A returned Pledge Form is how we know you still consider yourself a member. Membership shows your commitment to TEMV and has its privileges.

Please consider what the right amount of financial support is from you and your family, and indicate it on the Pledge Form. (Click here to complete the form online or to download and print.) Your contribution is kept confidential. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Phebe (; 978.256.2855).

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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.


Mah Jong

During the time of transition into our new space, please email if you would like to play, so that we may tell you where we are meeting. We are flexible as to dates and times based on the availability of those who wish to play.

Food and Toiletry Collection

Please stay tuned for information on donating food and toiletries to the Lowell Transitional Living Center once we have moved into our new space.

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