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Welcome to Temple Micah


Learn more about Temple Micah.


Our Micah

As a spirited congregation led by a visionary rabbi, we are unafraid to break the mold to create a Judaism infused with meaning and relevance. Together, we attempt to answer the question of what it means to live a fully American and a fully Jewish life. Temple Micah is a welcoming Jewish home where you can bring your whole self and be your best self. We approach our Judaism with a lightness of heart and a sense of humor. In everything we do, we challenge ourselves to do better. To us, Reform is a verb

2nd Chance Auction Extended

Deadline: May 25

Don't miss your last chance to bid on amazing items including Louise Zemel's brunch, lunch with Dan Steinberg, tickets to three different Nats games, along with dental services, photography, college counseling and test prep, puppy training, and more.

Liz Lerman Kabbalat Shabbat Service

May 27, Oneg 6 pm, Kabbalat Shabbat Service 6:30 pm

Liz Lerman will be joining us to help lead a creative worship experience. We'll explore the theme of welcoming Shabbat and the language in our Friday evening liturgy. Come prepared for gentle movement.

Micah Trip to Berlin and Israel with Rabbi Zemel

June 2, 7 pm

Information is now available for this trip in March 12 - 24, 2017. Come to the temple to learn more on June 2 at 7 pm.

Shavuot: A Festival of Dangerous Ideas

June 11, 7:30 pm

Listen as three Temple Micah members, Peter Lovenheim, Manya Magnus, and Jarrett Ferrier, reveal their own dangerous idea for America, the Jewish world or our own community as we celebrate this great festival.

Calendar Highlights


Sunday, June 5, 10:00 am.   Annual Membership Meeting at Social Hall.   The agenda includes remarks from the rabbis and the President, the Treasurer's report, followed by the election of new board members. We hope you will be able to attend, but if you are going to be out of town or otherwise unavailable on the day of the meeting, the bylaws provide for voting by the absentee ballot in the document below.

Saturday, June 11, 7:00 pm.   Erev Shavuot Cheesecake Oneg at Temple Micah - Upstairs Library.   Service to follow at 7:30.

Saturday, June 11, 7:30 pm.   Erev Shavuot: A Festival of Dangerous Ideas at Temple Micah Sanctuary.   with Peter Lovenheim, Manya Magnus, Jarrett Ferrier. Cheesecake Oneg at 7:00. Service at 7:30.

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Upcoming Events

Friday, May 27, 6:00 pm.   Kabbalat Shabbat Oneg at Temple Micah - Upstairs Library.  

Friday, May 27, 6:30 pm.   Kabbalat Shabbat with Liz Lerman at Temple Micah.   Oneg at 6:00. Services begin at 6:30.

Saturday, May 28, 9:00 am.   Adult Choir Rehearsal at Temple Micah Sanctuary.  

Saturday, May 28, 9:00 am.   Torah/Tanach Study at Downstairs Library.   Reading: ; Haftarah: ; Leader: ; Refreshments: .

Saturday, May 28, 10:15 am.   Shabbat Morning Service at Temple Micah.   Bar Mitzvah of Andrew (Drew) W.

Saturday, May 28, 12:30 pm.   Jewish Thinkers of 20th and 21st Centuries at Temple Micah - Quiet Room.  

Saturday, May 28, 5:00 pm - Sunday, May 29, 09:00 pm.   7th Grade End of Year Lock-In at Temple Micah.   Details to follow

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