of Greater Youngstown, Ohio

3970 Logan Way,
Youngstown, Ohio 44505
Phone: (330) 759-1429
Email: TempleElemeth@gmail.com
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Monthly Programs

Monthly Programs


Monthly Shabbat Services and Birthday Kiddush Luncheons


We enjoy monthly Kiddush luncheons following Shabbat services to celebrate our members' birthdays and special occasions.  Members are invited to have an Aliyah in honor of their special occasion.

Upcoming Luncheons

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Services at 9:30 am

Kiddush Luncheon at Noon

We will celebrate February birthdays


 One Sunday morning bi-monthly, Rabbi Schonberger holds a class on a topic of interest. Minyan is at 10 am for those who would like to attend and the program begins at 10:30 am with the lecture until noon. There is no charge for bagels but reservations are appreciated.



Watch for 2017--2018 dates and topics for 

"Bagels with the Rabbi"

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Minyan at 10 am

Lecture at 10:30 am

"Where are our Tribes?"



Several times a year our congregants enjoy “Minyan and a Meal” . Minyan is held at 5:45 pm with a casual supper and program following. We have enjoyed hearing from local broadcasters, members who have taken noteworthy trips abroad, authors and more. At our January "Minyan, Meal and a Movie" we enjoyed watching a movie following dinner.


Schmoozing with Shmulik


This group meets on the last Monday morning of the month from 10:30 am until noon. Sam Kooperman leads the group with stories, jokes and music in Yiddish. Laughter can almost always be heard coming from the room! Coffee and Danish are provided.


Upcoming 2018 Dates

Off in January

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, March 19, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018



This monthly program is in its 40th year and was originally begun by Father George Balasko and Rabbi Samuel Meyer for the purpose of encouraging fellowship, and improving understanding and acceptance between Christians and Jews.  Rabbi Joseph Schonberger began leading the group with Father Balasko 18 years ago. The group meets the first Wednesday of the month at Temple El Emeth and has grown to include the Hindu, Bahai and Sikh traditions. 

Refreshments are served at 12:30 pm with the session beginning at 1:00 pm.  All are welcome to attend.  

2017 -2108 theme for the year 


Misconceptions of Judaism and other religions" 

           2018 dates:         

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Rev. Nick Mager

"Did Calvin Teach Predestination"

Refreshments at 12:30 pm

Study Session begins at 1:00 pm

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018


The Liberty Food Pantry is hosted by Church Hill United Methodist Church in Liberty.  A monthly distribution of food to needy families takes place on the first Friday of each month.  Volunteers are needed to work the first Thursday of the month from 7:00-8:00 p[m to unload food and set up.  Volunteers are also needed the first Friday of each month from 9:30 am until 12:30 pm for the distribution of food.  

          If you would like to volunteer please call the          Temple office at 330-759-1429

Upcoming 2018 Dates:

           Thursday, February 1, 7-9 pm       Friday,February 2, 9:30 am--12:30 pm

                 Thursday, March 1, 7-8 pm                      Friday,March 2, 9:30 am--12:30 pm

                   Thursday, April 5, 7-8 pm               Friday, April 6, 9:30 am--12:30 pm

                     Thursday, May 3, 7-8 pm                 Friday, May 4, 9:30 am--12:30 pm


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