Congregation Beth Israel

Firmly rooted in the past,reaching toward the future

The largest Reform congregation in the area, Beth Israel is a warm and welcoming home to generations of families who play a vital and integral part in synagogue life. Accommodating to all types of modern Jewish families, Beth Israel welcomes members wherever they may be found on their personal Jewish journey.

Congregation Beth Israel

Adult Confirmation Class

Study a variety of notions about G-d in our Adult Confirmation Class. There will be six sessions on Wednesdays from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. Dates are March 19, 26, April 2, 9, 23, and 30. Confirmands will join the 10th graders in a Confirmation Service on Shavuot, June 3.

2nd Night Seder

Join your Congregational family for Second Night Seder on Tuesday, April 15th at 5:30 pm. Watch the plagues fly and hear the singing echo throughout the Ashner Auditorium. Religious school students are free when they attend with their families. Cost is $25 for members, and $36 for nonmembers. Children under 12 are $18 and children under 2 are free.

College Students

We want to be able to keep in touch with our students away at college. Please send their contact information, including email address to

Shop Rite Made Easy!!

Every time your purchase Shop Rite Gift Cards from Beth Israel we make 5%. To make this easier, we can set up an ACH automatic check withdrawal from your checking account and send you the Gift Cards each month. FREE MONEY TO BETH ISRAEL. WHAT COULD BE BETTER? LET US MAKE IT EASIER FOR YOU. Just call the Temple office and we will get the ball rolling. This is a great New Year's resolution!

Sim Shalom (Chassidic Festival),
Arr. by I. R. Meisels, performed by Heather Shields and Cantor Larisa Averbakh with Liliya Khobotkova, piano.


Upcoming events

  • Sat., May 17

    Broadway Bash
  • Tue., Jun 3

    Erev Shavuot and Confirmation
  • Wed., Jun 11

    Golf Tournament