CEE Members at 2018 Sukkot

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming service or event!

Congregation Emanu-El (CEE) is a Reform Jewish community serving the Inland Northwest. Our mission is to provide a welcoming and inclusive Jewish community that is committed to learning about and celebrating the spirituality and history of Judaism. We invite you to browse our website, attend an event, or contact us for further information.

Services are held in the CEE rooms on the west side of the Temple Beth Shalom building:

Temple Beth Shalom Building

1322 E 30th Ave
Spokane, WA. 99203 


September 23 Sukkot Celebration-Religious School

4:00 pm: CEE and TBS

September 29 CEE Sukkot gathering and lunch

12:30 – 2:30 pm: Ilise & John Mears' Home. Check your directory for the address or speak with a board member.

September 30 Simchat Torah

6:00 pm with Rabbi Tamar Malino

October 6 Reform Shabbat Service, Tot Shabbat, Kiddush Luncheon

Join us for Shabbat services led by Rabbi Tamar at 9:30. There will also be a special tot shabbat for families at 11:00, followed by a joint kiddush luncheon at 12:00.

October 12 Spokane Jewish Beginnings

Joint CEE-TBS Historical Event on Friday, October 12
Jim Kershner, author, historian, and journalist for the Spokesman-Review, will present the history of Spokane Jewry - from early pioneers, to those Jews who arrived from Europe at the turn of the 20th century up to the present.

Shabbat Dinner at 5:00 PM
Joint Erev Shabbat Service, 6:00 PM
Dessert Reception, 7:00 PM
Spokane Jewish Beginnings Presentation, 7:30 PM

October 19 CEE Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, October 19 at 6:00
We hope you will join us for a special Friday evening Shabbat service on October 19th, organized by the Jewish Refugee Organization- HIAS and dedicated to the global refugee crisis. This service will be a time to connect to the national Jewish movement for refugees, and hear from local organizations that work with and support refugees and asylum seekers.

Representatives from World Relief and Global Neighborhood will join us.
Service will be followed by a dinner (main courses provided-potluck sides)/Oneg

Oct 20 TBS Shabbat Morning Service with Baby Naming

Saturday October 20 at 9:00 am
TBS Shabbat Morning Service with Baby Naming of Raya--daughter of Liat Kriegel and Michael DeLand. TBS and CEE Members welcome!

October 26 – 27 Charles R. Meyersberg's Bar Mitzvah

Friday and Saturday: Charles R. Meyersberg's Bar Mitzvah and Festivities. TBS and CEE Members welcome!

Oct 28 J-Village

Sunday 10:00 am: J-Village

Adult Education


Intro Wednesday October 24, Subsequent  meetings the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month, November through May, 6:30pm – 8:00 pm. 

Mussar is a Jewish path of character development and spiritual growth leading to awareness, wisdom, and transformation. Studying Mussar provides guidance for the fullness of life’s experiences. If you cannot attend the introduction and would like to join the group, please contact Adie Goldberg at 509.939.0800

Cost: $25 per person plus materials for TBS and CEE members

Living Judaism – A Course in the Basics

Starting Sunday October 14, 2018  9:30am – 10:45am – Class goes until June 2019. Taught by Rabbi Tamar Malino.

Cost: $180 for TBS and CEE members (Scholarships available)

Beginning Hebrew

The beginning is a very good place to start!  We’ll learn all the letters of the aleph-bet, begin to read aloud, and learn some vocabulary words commonly used in prayer and Jewish life.  Starting Sunday October 14, 2018,  11:00 am-12 Noon pm – Class Goes Until June 2019   Taught by Rabbi Tamar Malino

Cost: $180 for TBS and CEE members (Scholarships available)

Youth Education

Every Thursday

7:00 pm: Midrasha High for teenagers

Every Sunday

9:45 am – 12:00 pm: Youth Education 

New to the Spokane area and thinking about joining a Reform congregation, visiting and away from your congregation, or just inquiring about attending a service? Please call us at our message phone below:


CALL 509-717-3233 (message)
or EMAIL bulletin@spokaneemanu-el.org