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temple14Temple Israel welcomes families and individuals of all lifestyles and life choices as well as those with special needs.  Join us and find out how good it feels to be part of an inclusive Jewish tradition. Temple Israel..the community that welcomes the stranger and lets no one stand alone.


High Holy Days 5780

We have a full calendar of events for the New Year.  Starting Sept. 21 with Selichot.   Sept 29 @ 8pm Erev Rosh Hashana,        Sept 30 @10am  Rosh Hashanah Services followed by Tashlich,                                                                  Oct 1 @ 10am 2nd Day Rosh Hashana Services. Oct 9 Yom Kippur Services starting at 10am        Oct 13  6pm Sukkot Bring a dairy dish to share rspv here, followed by Erev Sukkot Services              Oct 14 10:30am Sukkot Services                                   Oct 20 6:30pm Erev Simchat Torah                           Oct 21 10:30am Simchat Torah followed by bring a dairy dish.


Young Family Connections

tiyoungfamiliesmoduleThanks to the generosity of Dr.Ron Avis Foundation, a number of young families can join our great community at a reduced rate and enjoy many free activities & tuition free Hebrew School.
More info.


Sun, 9:30am-noon Religious School
Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm Hebrew School
Give your child the best start ever with our quality Hebrew & Religious school education.    Age appropriate curriculum from ages 3 to teen confirmation.  More info

Welcome back a special message from the Committee on Religious School more info

Celebrate Shabbat With Us

candlesKabbalat Shabbat,  Family Shabbat ,  Tot Shabbat  &   Torah Study. Find your perfect Shabbat!    

    All  Shabbat Services are opened to the Community.”
Click here for schedule.


MAT & CHAIR YOGA  Classes Resume Oct, .  more info      

Fri, Sept 20 at 6pm Welcome back Shabbat Shalom Dinner flyer

Sat, Sept 21 Selichot Program starts at 7pm more info

Sun, Sept 22, 2019 at 1:00-3:30pm CulturEATS pesents, “Making Knishes with Judy” information & rsvp click here
https://cultureatsnycknishworkshop.eventbrite.com/Mon, Sept 23 at

7:30pm Grandparenting in the 21st Century flyer


E-Shalom Bulletin

Growing & Nurturing Our Jewish Experience


MAT & CHAIR YOGA AT TEMPLE ISRAEL- suitable for all levels, Sunday, 9/8 at 6pm and will also meet on Wednesday 9/11 & 9/25 at 8pm more info

TOT SHABBAT, 3rd Friday of the month at 6pm: a 30 minute lively,  Shabbat Service for young children and their families. Tot Shabbat meets Oct 18, 2019 

Family Shabbat on the first Friday of the month at 7pm followed by our fabulous Birthday and Anniversary Oneg.

Kabbalat Shabbat Services every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday at 8pm followed by Oneg.        

Torah Study every Saturday at 10am followed by Shabbat Service at 11am.



Reaching out to Our Community Temple Israel is actively involved with coordinating the efforts of the congregation’s activities, fulfilling the mitzvah of tikkun olam, repairing the world. We have formed strong alliances with various organizations to help achieve our goals. We are the proud originators of the Staten Island Community Days. Check out “Our Affiliates” page under Community..  

  familysideWe LOVE families at TEMPLE ISRAEL.

Thanks to the generosity of the Dr. Ronald Avis Foundation for Temple Israel, young families (up to 10) will become members of our congregation at a greatly reduced rate and enjoy a a year of fun programming for BOTH parents and children at no additional cost..  In addition, there is tuition FREE Youth Religous & Hebrew School for all of our members. Your family is always welcome to come and join our family and be a part of our great community.

Join us for our fun family oriented events.


Upcoming Events

  1. Wed 18

    Hebrew School

    Sep 18 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  2. Wed 18

    HHD Choir Practice

    Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Wed 18

    Mat & Chair Yoga with Denise, all levels

    Sep 18 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Fri 20

    Welcome Back Shabbat DInner

    Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm