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Director' Reflection: Starting A New School Year

A week before the 2019-2020 school year started, the entire faculty of the Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center gathered for five days of professional development. Our educators spent countless hours thinking deeply about ways to welcome their children and families, and they prepared themselves mentally, spiritually, and emotionally.Read More  ➔


Welcome to the month of Elul

Elul, which begins on September 1 and ends on September 29, is an important month in the cycle of the Jewish year and in the life of the individual Jew. It is not important because of the holidays that occur during it, as there are none. Nor is it important because of the fast days it contains; again, there are none. Rather, as the month that leads up to the High Holy Days, Elul is a month of preparation, of introspection.  Read More  ➔


Meet Our Staff: The Facilities Teams at JBSC and Temple

Nearly every day of the year, our two buildings are bustling with activity as our members, guests, students, clergy, and staff come together to pray, learn, engage, socialize, celebrate, or mourn. Behind the scenes — from the early morning until often late at night — is an incredible team of individuals who work hard to ensure that both Temple and the Julia Bindeman Suburban Center are always is ready for whatever the day will bring.Read More  ➔


WHC goes to Israel

What do you get when you have 20 adults, 13 kids, and 12 days in Israel?  A phenomenal trip!Read More  ➔