Online Video Library

NSSBE has created a series of videos to teach you about Torah, Rituals, and Holidays. Check it out and learn something new today!

Upcoming Events

We offer engaging programs and events all through the year for members from preschool to adult. We invite you to visit us, participate in our services and programs, and discover our wonderful Beth El community.

Become a Member

We are a vibrant, caring, and inclusive community. Together we pray, learn, and grow intellectually and spiritually. We offer an opportunity to engage in all facets of Jewish life. We invite you and your family to join ours. We look forward to meeting you.

Recent Happenings

Welcome to Our Beth El Community!

We are happy that you found us!  We’re a Conservative congregation deeply committed to providing opportunities for all of our members to enrich their Jewish lives.  Our community is dynamic, warm, inclusive, and caring.

Through worship, study, cultural activities, community events, and tzedakah, we nurture our community and sustain a very special spiritual home. We invite you to experience the wonderful place that is NSS Beth El and  to pursue your spiritual journey as part of our extended family.


Service Times

Sundays – 8:45 am
Weekdays – 7:15 am
Rosh Hodesh – 7:00 am
National Holidays – 8:45 am

Sunday – Thursday – 7:30 pm

Friday Evening (Kabbalat Shabbat) – 6:15 pm
Shabbat Morning – 8:50 am
Family Service – 10:45 am
Junior Congregation (Grades 2-5) – 10:30 am

This Week's Shabbat Times

  • Candle Lighting — Friday, Nov. 22 - 4:06 pm
  • Kabbalat Shabbat Service — Friday, Nov. 22 - 6:15 pm
  • Shabbat Service — Saturday, Nov. 23 - 8:50 am
  • Mincha/Ma'ariv — Saturday, Nov. 23 - 4:00 pm
  • Shabbat Ends — Saturday, Nov. 23 - 5:10 pm
  • Candle Lighting — Friday, Nov. 29 - 4:02 pm

Upcoming Events


Social Action Thanksgiving Mitzvah

9:00 am

Build a Thanksgiving meal gift basket. A great mitzvah for ALL AGES! Register HERE. Donated food baskets benefit families from Glenwood School in Waukegan. Click on the flyer to the right for the shopping list, bring the items to Beth El on November 24th. Social Action supplies the gift wrap and will handle the delivery! Continue Reading »

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7:45 pm

Join us for this presentation about LGBTQIA+ inclusion and how it coincides with Jewish values.  You will learn about gender identity, sexual orientation, pronouns and vocabulary.  The program will be presented by Keshet, a national organization that works for full equality in Jewish life.  Free to attend. Let us know you are joining us.  Please Continue Reading »

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Rinat Shabbat & Robbin Scholar Congregational Dinner

7:30 pm

Dinner will follow services at approximately 7:30 p.m. Please RSVP below. Dinner is $30/person. Rabbi Held will speak during dinner about “Is Self-Love a Virtue or a Vice?”      

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North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm

1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035