Tish'ah Be'av Commemoration
Monday, August 4 at 8:00 PM & Tuesday, August 5, Shaharit at 6:45 AM, Minhah (including Torah and Haftarah appropriate for Tish’ah Be’av with tallit and tefillin) and Ma’ariv at 8:00 PM. Fast ends at 9:08 PM. Temple Israel invites you to observe Tish’ah Be’av - Commemorating the Destruction of the First Temple (in 586 BCE) and the Second Temple (in 70 CE) in Jerusalem, and the Exile of the Jewish People. Click here for details.
An Evening in Dublin - The Jews of Ireland Dinner & Program
Friday, August 13 at 7:00 PM. Join us for “An Evening in Dublin - The Jews in Ireland Dinner and Program”. Discuss the history of Irish Jewry, dine on authentic food and drink, learn their music and dance, say "L'Chaim" in Gaelic. Guest speaker: Judy Charry. Open to all congregants, family and friends. Please RSVP by Wednesday, August 6. Hosted by Sisterhood. Click here for details.
Celebrate Israel Parade 2014
Celebrate Israel’s 66th Birthday and 50 Years of the Celebrate Israel Parade. The Temple Israel family marched up Fifth Avenue in this year's Celebrate Israel Parade which took place on Sunday, June 1. We have had the largest showing of any Conservative synagogue for the last three years. Click here to see our winning video from the Celebrate Israel Parade Video Contest on the topic: “March with Me/Us in the Celebrate Israel Parade on June 1”. Click here to see photos from the 2013 parade.
Our Purim Celebration 2014
Purim at Temple Israel was not only a time for the Megillah reading, but also a time for members, lay leaders and our clergy to show off their "Puim finest". Our 2014 super hero theme was a hit this year. Click here to see more photos.
Waxman High School & Youth House Trip to Prague and Israel
Temple Israel sent 34 Waxman High School teens on a tour of Prague and Israel during their February school break, led by Rabbi Seth Adelson, Danny Miskin and Moji Pourmoradi. The group came home with life-long experiences.
Welcome Back Summer BBQ 2013
Temple Israel officially welcomes back the congregation back for the fall season at its annual barbeque, hosted by the officers and members of the Board of Trustees. The BBQ is held in the Courtyard and gives members a chance to catch up with friends after a busy summer, over good food and conversation.
Waxman High School and Youth House Geniza Day
The Waxman High School and Youth House held a Geniza Day in August, marked by a number of teens, parents and Rabbi Seth Adelson, who sorted through old religious books and objects, digging a huge hole and ceremoniously burying the sacred items outside the WaxmanYouth House.
Beth HaGan Nursery School Sukkot Celebration 2013
The Beth HaGan Nursery School students started the Sukkot holiday by decorating the Sukkah, where they ate snacks and lunches and had an awesome celebration sing-along with the Rabbis. They danced and shook the lulav and etrog and recited the special holiday blessings.
Waxman High School and Youth House
The Waxman Hebrew High School and Youth House provides a wide variety of ways for teens to be connected, engaged, and active in our extraordinary teen-aged Jewish community.
Great Neck Memorial Day Parade
We represent our country’s fallen heroes by marching in the Great Neck Memorial Day Parade every year! See more photo...
PJ Library - Free Jewish Books for Children!
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Yom Ha'atzmaut March for Israel
Temple Israel marches with Israel on Yom Ha'atzmaut — Israel Independence Day.
Religious School Sukkot Celebration 2013
Religious School families enjoy food, fun and fellowship in the Sukkah. Click here to see more......