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New High Holiday Prayer Books

Have you heard the news?  Temple Israel will transition to a new prayer book for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur beginning in 5778 (next year).  In the tradition of honoring those we love and supporting Temple Israel at the same time, we invite you to purchase a two-volume machzor (high holiday prayer book) at the rate […]

Upcoming Events

Ryterband Brunch

What’s Jewish About Values? Sunday, April 23  Rabbi Tina Sobo The Dorothee and Lewis Ryterband Lectures Series, sponsored by the Temple Israel Brotherhood welcomes Bob Thum.  Brunch begins at 9:45 a.m. and the presentations begin at 10:15 a.m.  All curious about learning more about our Jewish community and the Jewish faith are welcome, members, non-members, Jewish […]

Teacher Appreciation Shabbat

Join us on Friday, May 6 at 6pm! As the school year winds down, we hope you will help us to celebrate the hard work of our 2016-17 religious school teachers and wish a fond farewell to our graduating seniors.  At this special Share Shabbat, come for the service and stay for the potluck dinner with […]

Bike and Brunch

Bike and Brunch – Sunday, May 21 at 9:45 a.m. Do you like to ride?  (Do you like to eat?)  If so, then join us on Sunday, May 21 for a fun and leisurely bike ride on the Great Miami River Trail followed by brunch at a local downtown eatery.  Meet in the Temple parking lot […]

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gift cardGift cards for those in need
The Social Action Committee is requesting donations of $10 gift cards for St. Vincent de Paul from Walmart, Kroger, or Meijer for shelter residents transitioning to stable housing. They have a very large number of families moving through the shelter entering housing with very few needed supplies. These retailers are all located on bus lines, providing easy access for the shelter residents.  Please bring your gift card donations to the Temple office and Amy Margolin will take them to St. Vincent de Paul.


notebooks and foldersSchool Supplies for ESOL program
Do you have extra school supplies that you can donate?  St. John's English for Speakers of Other Languages is in need of folders with pockets, spiral notebooks, erasers, and white chalk supplies for their students.  They are also seeking an industrial quality pencil sharpener. Please place any donations in the bin in the Temple lobby.



trader joe's logoNutrition Equality in the Miami Valley
Volunteers from Temple Israel are needed to transport fresh, high-quality frozen foods from Trader Joe's to the House of Bread for them to use as a part of their free hot lunch program.  On the third Saturday of each month, we will load up a van, truck, or SUV and transport the items.  The trip only takes about 20 minutes and the activity is ideal for families and couples.  Contact the Temple office for more information.

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