Our Mission

  • Provide an atmosphere in which to assemble and worship G-d and study Torah in accordance with the Jewish faith, consistent with the principles and practices of Reform Judaism.
  • Educate our children, and cultivate a love and understanding of our Jewish heritage.
  • Teach us how to apply the principles of Judaism to personal conduct and family life.
  • Foster fellowship in our Jewish and secular community.
  • Strengthen our bonds of loyalty with Jewish people everywhere.

Lindsey Pix USE

Upcoming Events

  1. Thu 19

    JCC Board Meeting

    Sep 19 @ 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm
  2. Fri 20

    Shabbat Service

    Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Sat 21

    Torah Study

    Sep 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  4. Fri 27

    Shabbat Service

    Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  5. Sat 28

    Torah Study

    Sep 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Highlighted Dates

Saturday, September 14th 
Jeremy Pearlman’s Bar Mitzvah
10:00 AM
Followed by a Kiddush Luncheon! All are welcome!
Sunday, September 15th 
First Day of Religious School
9:00 AM Service – All are welcome!
9:30 AM Class Begin
Saturday, September 21st 
7:00 – 10:00 PM
Havdalah – Movie – Dinner – Discussion – Service
Sunday, September 29th
Erev Rosh Hashanah
7:30 PM
Monday, September 30th
Rosh Hashanah
9:00 AM Family Service
10:00 AM Morning Service
30 Minutes after morning service – Tashlich Service
Click here to see the complete High Holy Days Schedule https://templeemanuel-utica.org/holidays/


Learn more about becoming a member at Temple Emanu-El.  


Shabbat Participation, Onegs and Flowers

Sign up to participate in a Friday Night Shabbat Service.


Life Cycle Events and Emergencies

We are committed to providing pastoral care. Please contact Rabbi Schaktman at uticarabbi@gmail.com or (315) 724-4177.


Religious School

The religious school at Temple Emanu-El provides a nurturing environment for all students, enabling them to cultivate a lifelong appreciation for their Jewish identity. The broad ranging curriculum – which focuses on three