Temple Israel

Temple Israel Sets High Holy Day Plans

Sep 04,2022

Temple Israel, a Reform congregation in Alameda, has announced that their High Holy Days services this Fall will be conducted online, in person, and live streamed over Facebook. This will be the first time these services will be held in person since 2019.

Read More
Courtesy photo. Temple Israel’s celebration last year brought light to South Shore Center. This year’s event also features a table for the public to light their own menorahs Monday, 23.

Menorah Lightings Coming Up for Local Families

Dec 20,2019

 Sunday, Dec. 22, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Chabad of Alameda will host a free Hanukkah Community Celebration. The third annual menorah lighting will feature a fire and LED light show as well as snacks, crafts, a raffle and more.

Read More
Dennis Evanosky &nbsp&nbsp Students from Temple Israel’s Hebrew School and their families helped load a truck from the Alameda Food Bank last Sunday, Oct. 27.

Children Contribute to Temple’s Food Drive

Oct 31,2019

Children from Temple Israel’s Hebrew School helped out on Sunday, Oct. 27, at a loading party to help fill an Alameda Food Bank truck with more than 225 bags of groceries. The congregation donated the groceries during the temple’s High Holy Days food drive.

Read More

Come to Temple

Sep 14,2017

 

This is an important time of the year for Alameda’s Jewish community. Temple Israel marks this Saturday with three events. They have a Torah study and “Art for All!” at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 16. Call 522-9355 to confirm the time for the Torah study. 

Read More

Come to Temple

Sep 12,2017

This is an important time of the year for Alameda’s Jewish community. Temple Israel marks this Saturday with three events. They have a Torah study and “Art for All!” at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 16. Call 522-9355 to confirm the time for the Torah study. 

Read More

Pianist, 80, Performs in Town April 27

Apr 21,2016

Presenting “A Series of Threes — Three Spanish, Three French, Three American and Three Liszt Piano Pieces” at the inspiring age of 80, pianist Findlay Cockrell will perform in concert on Wednesday, April 27, beginning at 7 p.m. at Temple Israel, 3183 Mecartney Road, Alameda.

Read More

Temple Israel Presents Purim Carneval

Mar 13,2014

Games, booths, prizes (gold fish and more), face painting, mask making, the Shushan Saloon and the Shushan Deli are a few of the fun and delicious activities taking place this Sunday, March 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Temple Israel of Alameda’s world famous Temple Purim.

Read More