Ryterband Brunch

Henrietta Szold & Her Influence on the Modern State of Israel

Sunday, March 1st, 9:45 a.m.
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The Dorothee and Lewis Ryterband Lectures Series, sponsored by the Temple Israel Brotherhood, welcomes Dan Mecoli and Dr. Kathy Mecoli.  Brunch begins at 9:45 a.m. and concludes no later than 11:45 a.m.  All curious about learning more about our Jewish community and the Jewish faith are welcome, members, non-members Jewish or not.  No prior knowledge is required or expected.

For more information and the complete schedule >

Pledge to vote ARZA!



Voting in the WZO elections is now OPEN, and you can make your voice heard by voting right now.

The act of voting occurs online through the AZM (American Zionist Movement). By clicking the following button, you will be directed to their website where you can register with the AZM and then cast your vote for ARZA, Representing Reform Judaism.



NEW Couch to 5k Program

NEW Couch to 5k program begins March 9 – Register now

Couch to 5k logo - purpleThis new program makes it easy for couch potatoes to turn into runners – all in just 12 weeks! A trained coach from the Up and Running store will meet participants at Temple on Mondays and Thursdays at 6pm for group runs beginning March 9.

Cost is $40 per person and culminates with the Oy Vey 5k race at the Jewish Cultural Festival on June 7. Everyone will receive FREE entry into the Oy Vey 5k and a technical training shirt from Up and Running.  Sign up here.


Sofian retirement – save the date

Celebrate Rabbi David Sofian with us on Sunday, April 19!

Sofian_RetirementWe look forward to celebrating Rabbi Sofian’s retirement with you on Sunday, April 19 at 6pm.  Current Cuisine will cater the dinner and all attendees have the option of salmon or vegetable lasagna.  The evening includes dinner, dessert, and entertainment.  Click here to register and pay online.  Your reservation is not complete until we receive payment.  Call 937.496.0050 or email info@tidayton.org if you have any questions.

Temple Tablet for February 2015

Temple TabletRead about it in the February 2015 Edition of the Temple Tablet:

  • Nuts About Green: A Community Tu B’ Shevat
  • Temple Students Travel To Washington, D.C.
  • Purim is coming!
  • 20 Years of childcare at Temple Israel
  • Jewish Cultural Festival is Expanding & Growing!

Adult Study

Join Us in Adult Study

Come learn at Temple.  All of our adult education programs are open to members and non-members alike. No prior study or reservation necessary.

Torah Study, Saturday, 9:30 a.m.
Talmud Study, Wednesday, 12:00 p.m.
Learn to Crochet or Knit, Monday, 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Lattes and Legends, Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.
Dorothy Lane Market Cafe, 6177 Far Hills Avenue.
Tanakh, Sunday, 9:00 a.m.
Ryterband Lectures, Sunday, brunch at 9:45am, speakers at 10:15

Temple Calendar