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, Feb. 22 - 5:12 pm
  • Kabbalat Shabbat Service — Friday, Feb. 22 - 6:15 pm
  • Men's Club Shabbat — Saturday, Feb. 23 - 12:00 am
  • Shabbat Service — Saturday, Feb. 23 - 8:50 am
  • Mincha/Ma'ariv — Saturday, Feb. 23 - 5:00 pm
  • Shabbat Ends — Saturday, Feb. 23 - 6:17 pm

Upcoming Events


Men's Club Shabbat Weekend

6:15 pm

Join Men’s Club for a wonderful weekend starting with Kabbalat Shabbat and dinner on Friday evening. On Saturday morning the Men’s Club will lead services, followed by a deli kiddush lunch for everyone. Then, later that evening, don’t miss our “Afterglow” party!  The weekend will wrap up with a special Bagels For Your Brains program Continue Reading »

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Nefesh Mountain Bluegrass Concert and BBQ

11:00 am

Come out for some old-time bluegrass with Nefesh Mountain! Doni Zazloff and Eric Lindberg bring world-class music and original songs with a Jewish message, to audiences of all ages. This concert is free and open to all! Visit Nefesh Mountain to hear their music. A BBQ lunch will follow the concert – $15 adults/$10 children; Continue Reading »

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Beth El Annual Challah Bake

6:45 pm

Thank you for your interest in attending the 3rd Annual NSS Beth El Challah Bake to benefit the Jack and Mildred Cohen Religious School. Please use this form to register and pay for the event.  We look forward to seeing you on March 7 at 6:45 pm at NSS Beth El.

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North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

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

1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035