Temple Israel of Great Neck

Where Tradition Meets Change


Singles Connection of Temple Israel Summer Evening Dinner

Sunday, August 9 at Rimon from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Singles Connection of Temple Israel, we are a successful Temple singles group ages 40 plus.  Join us for a Special Summer Evening Dinner at Rimon Restaurant, 16 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck. Admission: $15/person (includes delicious food and one complimentary sangria). Please RSVP by Monday, August 3 to Cindy Pross: 516-524-7398 or Estelle Nadler: 516-487-1756.  Come solo and leave double - mingle and have fun!  Click here for details.

Fiesta Cubana

Tuesday, August 11 at 7:00 PM, Crystal Ballroom/Blue Room

All congregants, family and friends are cordially invited to "Fiesta Cubana".  Dinner cost: $35/person which will be followed by a lecture. Sponsored by Sisterhood. RSVP a MUST by August 4 to Denise in the Synagogue office at 482-7800.  Click here for details.

Start Your Day Off Right

You are cordially invited to come and join us for the weekday minyan:

Monday & Thursday at 6:45 AM
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday at 7:00 AM
and on Sunday Mornings minyan is at 8:15 AM.  At the conclusion of Sunday minyan join us for coffee, tea, fresh bagels and cream cheese in the Blue Room (This is ongoing every Sunday except for Fast Days).

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.  

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.

World Wide Wrap

Every year Temple Israel join thousands of Jews around the world to celebrate and teach the mitzvah of tefillin.  This event is sponsored by the Men's Club.

9/11 Memorial Service

Each year since the terrorist strikes a special memorial service is held for the congregation and community sponsored by the Men's Club.  Members of the congregation meet in the Temple Israel lobby and walk to the Village of Saddle Rock's 9/11 Memorial Bridge, which has a commanding view of the World Trade Center as well as the disaster which struck it on September 11, 2001.

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.

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...

Yom Ha'atzmaut March for Israel

Temple Israel marches with Israel on Yom Ha'atzmaut — Israel Independence Day.