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Temple Israel has been a vibrant center for Judaism since 1849, and we are delighted that you are considering joining our community. With about 90 member families, we hope you’ll find us as diverse as we are welcoming in our offerings of worship, Jewish learning opportunities, Jewish cultural  programming, and social gatherings for the whole family.

The Benefits of Temple Israel Membership:

  • An ordained rabbi to officiate at life-cycle events from cradle to grave
  • Meaningful and uplifting weekly worship services as well as during High Holy Days and all other Jewish holidays 
  • Oneg Shabbats following services, hosted by member families
  • Pastoral counseling and care
  • Training for Bet Mitzvah students
  • Discounted fees for religious school (LJCRS) students
  • Adult education, social and cultural activities
  • Access to monthly Temple e-newsletter and all other messaging
  • Opportunity to be involved in social-action projects in the community along side other temple members
  • Beautiful, expanded outside Sukkah and children’s playground for year-round use
  • Discounted fees for gravesites in historic Jewish cemetery
  • Opportunity to rent Temple space for private functions
  • Lifetime Friendships!