vibrant, inclusive and community-centered

Welcome to Temple Israel - Natick

  • Welcome

    Temple Israel of Natick is a vibrant, inclusive, community-centered congregation serving MetroWest Boston. We recently renovated our sanctuary to make it accessible. We welcome newcomers, interfaith couples & families, and people of all abilities, ages, backgrounds, & sexual orientations.  Please stop by!

  • Family Friendly

    With the Judy Gordon Nursery School, Ida & Charles Gilvarg Religious School, fun activities for young and old, and engaging clergy - we provide great communities for Jewish families of all varieties!

     

     

  • Prayer

    Temple Israel of Natick is proud to host the most reliable daily minyan in Metrowest Boston. Our Shabbat & Holiday services are warm and participatory, with lots of singing

  • Learning

    The Judy Gordon Nursery School, Ida & Charles Gilvarg Religious School, Prozdor, and robust Adult Education program offer lifetime learning for students of all ages

  • Community

    Our temple and its members are involved in social action and tsedaka throughout the community, volunteering at local food pantries and soup kitchens, teaching literacy, supporting the community through our caring committee, and working for other good causes locally and in Israel.

News

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Upcoming Events

Shababa

Friday mornings at 9:00 AM: Join us each Friday for Shababa, a pre-shabbat celebration for young children and their caregivers.

Tot Shabbat & Youth Services

Saturday, October 13th, 10:30 AM: Click here for details and other upcoming dates

MAH JONGG

Wednesday, September 26 at 7:00 PM: Join us for Mah Jongg! Click here for upcoming monthly evening & morning dates

Seasonal Sukkot Dinner

Friday, September 28, 5:45 PM: Seasonal Sukkot Dinner & Program with Beantown Jewish Gardens.  To RSVP Click Here or  Contact Daphne Blacker if you can help prepare this celebratory meal.

SUKKOT and SIMCHAT ToRAH CALENDAR 2018

For all the times and dates click here

sukkot famILY sERVICE 2018

Monday, September 24 2018: For additional information about the Family Service click here

Pizza in the Hut

Wednesday September 26th starting at 5:30PM: For additional information click here or RSVP here.

Scotch in the Sukkah 5779 

Thursday September 27th at 8pm:   For additional information click here.

SIMCHAT TORAH 2018 

Starting Monday, October 1 at 6:45PM:   For additional information about Simchat Torah 2018 Click Here

 Pink Challah Bake  

Thursday, October 18th, 2018 @ 7:00PM: For additional information Click Here

CALENDAR

 

TI News

WELCOME!

Temple Israel welcomes newcomers, interfaith couples & families, and people of all abilities, ages, backgrounds, & sexual orientations.  Please stop by! Click here to read our vision statement.

THE "TI TIMES"

To receive our weekly emails or to re-subscribe, click here.  Email Carole in the office at [email protected] or call 508-650-3521 with questions or if you would like more information about the temple.

PreSchool at Temple Israel

Interested in learning about the Judy Gordon Nursery School at Temple Israel?  Flexible early drop-off and extended day options! Inquire about ongoing enrollment (18 months and up). Click here to learn all about it.  Here is the flyer for our 2018 Summer Program.  

Religious School Registration is Live

Click here to register for the Ida & Charles Gilvarg Religious School 2018-9 year!  Click here to email our director, Robin Kahn. Subscribe to our blog to read about what's happening in the school.

FOLLOW TI (TEMPLE ISRAEL)

Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or JewishBoston.com. We also have a closed Facebook group for temple members.

THE "TI TIMES"

To receive our weekly emails or to re-subscribe, click here.  

HAKOL NEWSLETTER

TI's HaKol ("the voice"): September/October Newsletter

Brick Campaign

"Leave Your Mark"; help us repave our courtyard with engraved bricks in honor of the 75th anniversary of Temple Israel!  Click here to participate

Israel NewsFeed

Click here for an Israel NewsFeed

SHOP WITH SCRIP

Help support the temple by purchasing gift cards!  Here is a form for a standing monthly order.

ADULT EDUCATION! 

Click here to see our Adult Ed offerings, including weekly Talmud study and Israeli dancing, weekly and one-time classes, and other exciting events!  

TI is "nut aware" 

Temple Israel is "nut aware".  Please do not bring any nuts or nut products (peanuts or tree nuts) into the building.  Please be aware that food "may contain traces of nuts."

TI COOKBOOK 

Order your TI Cookbook!  Organized by the Gilvarg Religious School PA!

CJP Warmline

The CJP Warmline is available for those in financial distress. Here is a flyer.

Natick is United

Here is the Natick is United August Newsletter

THE TI WEBSITE

We welcome comments and questions. The website is generally updated by Cantor Ken, in collaboration with Adam Wilen and a number of congregants.

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Support TI

DONATE TO TI

Here is our donation page and TI donation form.  Thank you for your generosity!  You can also use this button to donate online through PayPal and can use the Memo line for any notes. Please note that donations or payments to "arms" of the temple (Sisterhood, Men's Club, USY, Hazak...) should be made by check directly to these groups.

marketplace: Amazon & more!

Click here for our online Marketplace-- shop at Amazon and other online destinations, and a percentage goes to support the temple!

TD BANK AFFINITY PROGRAM

If you have an account at TD Bank, please tell them that you are a TI member (or say code A2000) and help us qualify for a grant!

Inclusion

We strive to be an inclusive community in every way possible and are proud to be a part of the Ruderman Synagogue Inclusion Project