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A vibrant and welcoming presence in Skokie, the North Shore, and beyond, the community of Temple Beth Israel opens our doors and our hearts to a diverse population of Reform Jews and their families. Together we learn and pray, share friendships, celebrate life’s joys, support each other through difficult times, and work to make the world a better place.

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Upcoming Events

Friday Evening, October 19, 2018, is Likrat Shabbat and Kabbalat Shabbat*

We gather to welcome Shabbat at Likrat Shabbat on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 5:30PM. Enjoy refreshments, visit with friends and transition from the work week. At 6:05PM we will enjoy Kabbalat Shabbat Services and celebrate with the Bar Mitzvah family!

*Please note the October Bulletin has the incorrect time printed on it.  The correct time is listed here.  Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

Shabbat Morning, Saturday,  October 20, 2018, Torah Study

Join with Rabbi Weinberg and TBI members as we meet over the text of Torah and together explore its meaning, Saturday morning 9:00AM – 10:15AM in Rabbi’s Study. Newcomers welcome!

Shabbat Morning, Saturday,  October 20, 2018, Worship

Shabbat morning worship will be held in the Lorge Sanctuary on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10:30AM when we will celebrate with the Bar Mitzvah and his family.

Sundays at TBI – A Place to Gather, Learn, and Enjoy Time Together!

Save the Date – The Week of 10/21/18

Rabbi’s Monday Night study classes start on October 15

Sisterhood Social Action Event – Jewish Genetics with a speaker from the Sarnoff Center

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, speakers from JUF’s Sarnoff Center will discuss BRCA and other Jewish Genetic Diseases.

 When:                  Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Where:                Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster Street, Skokie, IL

Cost:                    None

Beginning at 6:45 PM, coffee and sweets will be served. All are welcome.

Sarnoff Program October 2018-v1

Israel Film Festival – Thursday, October 25, 2018


A Taste of Judaism – 2018/2019

Curious about Judaism? In an interfaith relationship? Exploring? Wanting to reconnect?  Three FREE weekly sessions exploring Judaism’s big ideas—a modern Jewish take on spirituality, values, and community. Dynamic and interactive sessions with engaging teachers who are open to all your questions.  All are welcome, Jewish or not!

RSVP for the Class here

Strike up a Conversation with your TBI Friends – Don’t have Bowling Regret!



Enjoy a fun scavenger hunt adventure while solving clues, completing challenges and finding treasures in the area!

Open to members & non-members
*Each team must be at least 4 people & include 2-4 adults
*No limit for # kids per team
*Must have proper/legal seating arrangements for each team member in vehicle(s)
*Each team must have an internet connected smartphone
*Adults -$25/ea; Kids/FREE
Not sure you have a full team put together?  Sign up and we can match you with new friends!
Sign up here!

Centennial Celebrations with TBI in the News!

A Centennial birthday is a big deal and certainly should be celebrated.  The leadership of Temple Beth Israel has been working on engaging programs and amazing ideas that honor our past and look towards our future, complete with a birthday party on January 31, 2018.  Read the news and enjoy Word from the Heart from our fellow congregants.


Words of the Heart

As a community of meaning, our paths intertwine on so many levels.  Part of the Centennial Celebration has been inviting members to the bima on Shabbat services.  Read the Words From the Heart of our membership, describing their Jewish journey and how their paths intertwine with the TBI family.

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