Torah on Tap

Monday, July 1 at 6:00 p.m. at Barrel House

Join Rabbi Karen Bodney-Halasz or Rabbi Tina Sobo at Barrel House (417 E. Third St.) for some drinks and discussion about topics relevant to modern Jewish living.  You’ve got the questions, we’ve got the rabbi!  First round is on us!  Feel free to order some dinner there.  



Parking Lot Closed for July 4 Fireworks

The City of Dayton annual fireworks display will be on Wednesday, July 3.  Please note the Temple Israel parking lot will be closed off for the fireworks due to liability and safety issues.  NO ONE will have access to the parking lot beginning at NOON on Tuesday, July 3.  Office staff will be in the building until 3:00 p.m. but the parking lot will be inaccessible.  The parking lot will reopen Friday morning, July 5.  The Temple office will be closed on Tuesday, July 4. 

  We appreciate your cooperation and wish you a safe and happy July 4th.

Prayer and Play Goes Exploring

Prayer and Play Goes Exploring 
Saturday July 13 at 10:00 a.m. meet at Rabbi Sobo’s home.

Meet at Rabbi Sobo’s for our morning prayer and craft and then (weather permitting) we’ll head to Sycamore Trails Aquatic Center approximately a half mile from rabbi’s house (walk or drive, take your pick!).  If the weather doesn’t cooperate, we’ll stay at the house for a playdate.  Feel free to pack a picnic lunch for the pool!


Shabbat Under the Stars

Shabbat Under the Stars

Celebrate Shabbat on Friday, July 19 under a canopy of stars, as we move our worship beyond the walls of our sanctuary.  Services will be at 6:30 p.m. followed by an oneg.  In the event of inclement weather, services will be held indoors.

August Share Shabbat

Join us on August 2.  Our monthly camp-style service begins at 6:00 p.m. followed by a potluck dinner.  Join us and bring your friends!  Temple provides entree, challah and wine for kiddush.  Cost is $5/adult; $3/child 4-12; free for kids ages 3 and under.  If your last name begins with A to F, bring a starch; G to K, bring a dessert; L to Q, bring a salad; R to Z, bring a vegetable.  Please bring enough to feed 10 hungry people.  No pork or shellfish, please!  Please RSVP by Wednesday, July 31.