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Temple 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.
The largest Chocolate Gelt Mosaic was constructed at Temple Israel. IT WAS AMAZING!
Sisterhood has done it again. The ladies got together to create the largest and most delicious mosaic made with chocolate gelt.
Read all about it in the Staten Island Advance
Young Family Connections
RELIGIOUS & 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
Sun, Jan 20 – No Religious School classes MLK holiday weekend.
Celebrate Shabbat With Us
Download January 2019 schedule
MAT & CHAIR YOGA is back on Thu & Sun more info
COMEDY NIGHT at the Looney Bin, Sat, Jan 19 at 7pm download flyer
STEAM WORKSHOPS on Jan. 26 for ages 5-13 sponsored by the AVIS Foundation must rsvp more info
Sun, Mar 3 Last Day to order Shalach Manot bags for Purim. Do the Mitzvah and order NOW
FUTURE EVENTS, FLYERS & INFORMATION CLICK HERE
Growing & Nurturing Our Jewish Experience
REGULARLY SCHEDULED EVENTS
MAT & CHAIR YOGA AT TEMPLE ISRAEL- suitable for all levels, come see for yourself every Thursday night 7:15 – 8:15pm. Sunday night Yoga from 6:00-7:00pm more info
NO SHUSH SHABBAT, 1st Friday of the month at 6pm: a 1/2 hour Shabbat Service for special needs children and their families. RSVP 718.727.2231 will meet February 1, 2019 more info
I*SHABBAT, 3rd Friday of the month at 6pm: a 35 minute lively, interactive Shabbat Service for young children and their families. I*Shabbat meets Jan 18 more info
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..
We 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.