Temple Israel of Great Neck

Where Tradition Meets Change


Honey for the Holidays

Place your order by Monday, August 29.

Sisterhood will once again be offering "Honey for the Holidays".  Share the sweetness of the New Year with a gift to your family and friends!  Click here for details and the order form.

Men's Club 9/11 Memorial Service

Sunday, September 11 at 6:30 PM

Each year since the terrorist strikes, a special memorial service is held for the congregation and community.  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.

Fundraising Events You Don't Want to Miss

Have your confidential paper waste shredded, go to a Long Island Ducks game, get tickets to the performance of Der Yiddisher Mikado, or commemorate a joyous life cycle event by purchasing a leaf, pomegranate or stone on our Tree of Life.  Click here for all the details.

Men's Club Trip to the Jets Game

Sunday, November 13 from 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Cost: $180/person (includes round trip bus from TIGN, tailgate BBQ, upper level end zone tickets to the game.)  All men and women are welcome. QUESTIONS?  Contact Rabbi Schweber.  RSVP and payment due by September 8 to Jodi at (516) 482-7800 ext. 1105. Click here for details.

World Wide Wrap 2016

Every year Temple Israel join thousands of Jews around the world to celebrate and teach the mitzvah of tefillin.  This year, once again, the Temple Israel Men's Club, led by Rabbi Howard Stecker, Rabbi Daniel Schweber, Rabbi Amy Roth and Cantor Raphael Frieder joined Jews around the world to celebrate this mitzvah.  This event is sponsored by Temple Israel Men's Club.   Click here to see more.

TIGN Religious School Celebrating Hanukkah
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

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.  Click here to see this year's photos.

Beth HaGan Torah Science Fair

The annual Beth HaGan Science Torah Fair is always a spectacular event displaying creative artwork linked to topics studied in the Torah by our pre-schoolers.  Click here to view more photos.

Waxman High School and Youth House Geniza Day

The Waxman High School and Youth House holds a Geniza Day in the summer, marked by a number of teens, parents and a member of our clergy.  They sort through old religious books and objects, digg a huge hole and ceremoniously bury the sacred items outside the WaxmanYouth House.