Shabbat under the stars and family picnic at Temple Emanuel

Temple Emanuel of Greater New Haven, 150 Derby Avenue, Orange will hold Shabbat Under the Stars Friday, Sept. 9, beginning at 4:30 p.m., with entertainment for kids of all ages. At 5 p.m. there will be a kosher barbecue including hot dogs, hamburgers, veggie burgers, salads and more. Rabbi Michael Farbman will lead a Kabbalat Shabbat service starting at 6 on the patio.   

Bring a comfortable chair or blanket, and bug spray. Following the service, there will be a traditional oneg in the social hall.

Prospective members welcome. The event is free if you register in advance at, or $5 per person with a $10 maximum per family at the door.

For more information about this and other services and events at Temple Emanuel, go to  the synagogue’s website or call 203-397-3000.