North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

Holiday Service Times

Service Times for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and Festival Holidays

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

  • Kabbalat Shabbat Service — Friday, Sep. 20 - 6:15 pm
  • Candle Lighting — Friday, Sep. 20 - 6:34 pm
  • Bat Mitzvah - Valerie Faust — Saturday, Sep. 21 - 8:50 am
  • Shabbat Services — Saturday, Sep. 21 - 8:50 am
  • Mincha/Ma'ariv — Saturday, Sep. 21 - 6:15 pm
  • Shabbat Ends — Saturday, Sep. 21 - 7:33 pm

Upcoming Events


Selichot Havdalah & Movie: Prisoner of Her Past

8:00 pm

Exploring the work of writer and critic Howard Reich Howard Reich has written for the Chicago Tribune since 1978. He is an Emmy Award recipient and was named Chicago Journalist of the Year by the Chicago Journalists Association. He is the author of six books and the writer-producer of three documentary films. 8:00 pm Havdalah Continue Reading »

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Happy Yom Kuppur? Class

8:00 pm

Happy Yom Kippur? with Rabbi Alex Freedman Yom Kippur is often assumed to be a burden, but the Rabbis of the Talmud envisioned it as a gift. What might be joyous about Yom Kippur? How can we each get closer to achieving that state of mind?

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Sukkah Walk

12:15 pm

Join us for lunch in our beautiful Beth El Sukkah, then together we will walk across the street for delectable desserts  in the sukkah of Hazzan Barbara and Phil Barnett (1232 Sheridan Rd.)We will also have a children’s scavenger hunt! A discretionary contribution of $5.00 per person* would be appreciated. Children 12 years and under Continue Reading »

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North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

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

1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035