North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

NSSBE 70th Anniversary Weekend Celebration - Recap

Thank you for joining us for the community-wide celebration Honoring Rabbi Vernon and Bryna Kurtz and the 70th Anniversary of North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in conjunction with the 70th Anniversary of the State of Israel

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, Jan. 25 - 4:36 pm
  • Kabbalat Shabbat Service — Friday, Jan. 25 - 6:15 pm
  • Shabbat Service — Saturday, Jan. 26 - 8:50 am
  • Mincha/Ma'ariv — Saturday, Jan. 26 - 4:30 pm
  • Shabbat Ends — Saturday, Jan. 26 - 5:41 pm
  • Candle Lighting — Friday, Feb. 1 - 4:55 pm

Upcoming Events


Jeans and Jammies

5:00 pm

Join Us as we celebrate Tu B’Shevat with Special Guest and song leader Josh Warshawsky Includes Shabbat celebration, PJ Library Take Table, singing, free children’s dinner, and activities RSVP to Ali Drumm at

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Family Concert Featuring Josh Warshawsky

7:00 pm

Josh Warshawsky, an energetic musician and Jewish educator, inspires and engages Jews across generations through music and teaching. Originally from Chicago, this soon-to-be-rabbi is a product of Schechter, Rochelle Zell, Ramah, and CHUSY. SATURDAY 1/26 8:50 AM – Leading Shacharit and Torah service. Delivering Dvar Torah about Tefillah, Community, and Spirituality. (followed by Kiddush lunch). Continue Reading »

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Men's Club Caveman Dinner

6:45 pm

Please join us for our Annual Caveman Dinner Event featuring lots of meat (Ribs, Wings, Hot Dogs, etc), finger food, and napkins but no silverware. Great scotch and other drinks. Appetizers and drinks at 6:45 pm, dinner starts following minyan. RSVP by signing up below. You must RSVP by Wednesday, January 30th. If you would 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