Liberating Sparks: A Tu Bishvat Experience
Friday evening, January 30
Join us for an old/new take on Tu Bishvat on Friday evening, January 30. We will elevate ourselves with the ritual sharing of four cups of wine or juice, of fruits and nuts, of song, and of our Jewish journeys. This is a program for families, and will include a special program for younger children during the seder. Services will be held at 6:30 PM and will feature a special musical program for Shabbat Shirah, the Shabbat of Song. Dinner will begin at 7:30 PM, followed by seder. RSVP to Marion in the Synagogue office at 482-7800 ext. 1106 by Wednesday, January 28. Space is limited. Click here for further details.
Annual Journal Dinner Dance 2015
Welcome Back Summer BBQ 2014
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.
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.
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......