Welcome to Temple Israel...
Established in 1873 and a founding member of the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ), we are one of the oldest and most renowned congregations in the American Jewish experience.
Notice: Members assigned parts in High Holy Days services click below:
Members with assigned parts in our High Holy Days services click box below for information:
Deadline for Names to be Read on Yom Kippur
The deadline for submitting names to be read at the Yizkor (Memorial) Service on Yom Kippur is Tuesday, September 27.
Please mail or deliver your completed form to the Temple Office. The form was mailed with the wall calendar and as an attachment to the email you received from the Temple.
Sukkah Decorating & Pizza Party
Sunday, October 16
Everyone is invited to decorate the Sukkah, shake the lulav and etrog, and have some pizza!
No charge - No reservations required
Schmooze Time at the Temple
Monday, October 17
11:30am - 1:30pm
Get together with other Temple members to chat and have fun. Bring your lunch and come schmooze!
NEW! Book Club Selection for October
Wednesday, October 19
at Edgewood Summit
by J. D. Vance
The Invisible Thread will be discussed in November!
Interested in the Book Club? Contact Joy or Ina
More to come...
High Holy Days 2016
No Tickets or Reservations Required
Sunday, October 2
7:30 pm Erev Rosh Hashanah Service
(Reception following service)
Monday, October 3
10:30 am Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
Friday, October 7
7:30 pm Shabbat Shuvah
Tuesday, October 11
7:30 pm Erev Yom Kippur (Kol Nidre) Service
Wednesday, October 12
10:30 am Yom Kippur Morning Service
1:00 pm Torah Study
2:00 pm Afternoon Service
4:00 pm Family Service for all ages
5:00 pm Memorial (Yizkor) Service
5:30 pm Concluding (Ne'ilah) Service
(Break-the-Fast following service)
To Parents of our College Students
Sisterhood likes to keep in touch with our college students. We celebrate the Jewish holidays by sending them holiday greetings and gift cards. This is only possible if we have their addresses!
Please contact the Temple Office with your child's current college mailing address. We include undergraduate and graduate students.
Upcoming Torah Study Sessions
To all who are ready to "busy your hands" with Torah, note the following opportunities:
Yom Kippur Afternoon Torah Study
Wednesday, October 12
1:00 − 2:00pm
First Shabbat Torah Study
Saturday, November 5
10:30 − 11:30am