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.

 

 

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Upcoming Events @ TI

Shababa

Fridays at 9:15 AM: Join us for Shababa, a Shabbat celebration for young children and their adults.

Youth Services

September 14: Saturday at 10:30 AM; Tot Shabbat, Mini-Minyan, & Jr Congregation.  Click here for more info and future dates

Temple Israel of Natick's 75th Anniversary

Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 11:00 AM-1:30 PM: TI's Fun Family Fair -  Activities for all ages. Listen to live music, learn about our new solar panels and solar energy, experience magic before your very eyes, enjoy giant games for all ages, be creative with art activities, participate in a worthy social action project to help children in our communities, delight in the talents of a balloon artist, brighten your spirits with a glitter tattoo, and, of course, savor a delicious lunch!

TI Sisterhood members tour and learn about Mayyim Hayyim

September, 17 7:45PM: Please join TI Sisterhood members when we tour and learn about Mayyim Hayyim, the mikveh (ritual baths) located in Newton. For more information Click Here. 

Selichot Observance 

Saturday, September 21, 2019 8:00 PM:   Temple Beth Am, Temple Beth Sholom, Temple Israel and Congregation Or Atid  Join Together for a Joint Selichot Observance. Click Here for the schedule

 

CALENDAR

 

About TI

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.

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.  We welcome people with all abilities to our programs, events and services. It is our goal that everyone who enters our building may participate as fully as they wish. Our building is wheelchair accessible and hearing assistance devices are available when needed.  Please reach out to us with any special need requests.

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 Early Learning Center 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.  

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.

Youth Programming Registration

Youth Programming Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now open!  You are invited to register All K-12 students by going to the Youth Registration Form. Email Michelle Nelson, Youth Programming Coordinator at [email protected].org for more information.

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.

TeMplE Israel trip to Israel 

18 February 2020 - 01 March 2020: For more information about this trip click HERE

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

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.

THE TI WEBSITE

We welcome comments and questions. The website is currently updated by Ari Silverman, in collaboration with Cantor Ken, Adam Wilen and others.

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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.

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!