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B'ruchim Ha'baim - Welcome to Temple Har Zion

Come experience Temple Har Zion’s vibrant Jewish community serving the Western suburbs and the West side of Chicago. Join our diverse and dynamic community as we imbue our lives with Jewish wisdom, prayerlearningsocial action and the celebration of Jewish life together.  No matter where you are in your journey, we welcome individuals, families/interfaith families, and seekers to nourish your spiritual life with us.

We would love to get to know you; please call us at 708.366.9000 or email: 

 

Services, Festivals, and Holidays

Join our Services

In Person

In-person worship at the temple is offered for Saturday morning services, the monthly Friday Musical Shabbat services, and many holidays and festivals. 

Streaming

You can also join livestreams of most of our services on Zoom (links below; ask the temple office for the password). 

Saturday morning services, Friday night Musical Shabbatot, and many holidays and festivals are also livestreamed and saved on Facebook and YouTube (no password necessary).

See our Weekly Services page for further details, links, and online PDF copies of our Siddurim.

Har Zion Services:

Friday Kabbalat Service
Zoom only, except for Musical Shabbat
Zoom ID# 818 0357 8025
Every Friday, 6:30 PM
For a PDF copy of the Friday evening siddur, click here

Saturday Morning Services
In person and virtual
Zoom ID# 242 651 284
Also Facebook and YouTube 
Shabbat, 10 AM
For a PDF copy of the Shabbat/Festivals siddur, ​​​​​​click here.

Daily Shohet Morning Minyan
Zoom only
Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Sundays, 9:30-10:15 AM
Weekdays 8-8:45 AM
For a PDF copy of the weekday siddur, click here.

More Adult Learning Opportunities

Recurring Programming

Har Zion's Jewish Journey program can enhance and expand your knowledge and appreciation of Jewish topics.  

JEWISH JOURNEYS for  5782

There are three major facets of Jewish Journeys/Adult Education at Temple Har Zion for 5782. All are introduced on the page labeled Adult Jewish Education—JEWISH JOURNEYS for  5782; click here

Want to learn more about a specific program? Go to the Jewish Journeys page or click on the titles below (these links take you directly to the appropriate sections of the Jewish Journeys page):

Monday Evening Learning with David Schwartz


David's current topics include a rotation of Pirkei Avot, holidays, and prayers. Zoom ID# 924 5552 6669 or click here to join; use the usual Har Zion password.



 

Thursday Morning Learning with Rabbi Glick

 

Continue to follow the Israelite's journey from the Sea of Reeds to the Promised Land. Zoom ID# 990 415 095 or click here to join; use the usual Har Zion password.

 a sign that the new year is upon us - time to order honey for a sweet  year and  do a mitzvah for our communities!

Click here or on the flyer for more information and to register.

Earth Day continues ...

Reuse and Recycle

More info on green programs on the Earth Day page.

Contact Amy Guralnick at amysg@hotmail.com if you have questions on the pop top or sneaker recycling. And for more information on the plastic collection, call or email Phyllis Rubin, 708.848.6168, 
phyllis.rubin@comcast.net.





Plastic Collection: Transforming Plastic Bags into a Bench & Bottle Caps and Lids into Art!

We are also continuing our collection of plastic bags (only clean, soft plastic) so we can get our free Recycled Plastic Bag Bench from Trex. And also we are also collecting bottle caps and lids to be reimagined into art. 

Pop top collections for Ronald McDonald house: 

Little things like pop tabs can make a big difference! Help support families and children through our Pop Tab program by collecting and donating the aluminum tabs you pull to open soda, soup, and other cans.

There is a collection bin on the table near entrance to the temple’s preschool.





Used Sneaker Collection: 

The temple has paired with Got Sneakers, a sneaker recycling organization. Donate any sneakers you aren’t using; Got Sneakers will either recycle them or redistribute them to secondhand markets, depending on what shape they are in. More info on the Earth Day page.

This Week at Har Zion

See our calendar for our full schedule, click here.

Upcoming events this week of June
Wed 29
Rosh Chodesh Tammuz
8:00am
 
Shohet Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Thu 30
Rosh Chodesh Tammuz
8:00am
 
Shohet Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Zoom ID# 799 405 500
10:00am
 
From Sinai to the Promised Land
Virtual only; Zoom ID# 990 415 095 with the usual Har Zion Zoom password. From Sinai to the Promised Land, studying in depth the narratives of the Israelites' travels in the Torah and their spiritual significance, with commentary, becoming familiar with the great commentators from medieval times to today.
1:00pm
STAR
STARS/Senior Thursday Afternoon Retirees
Fri 1
 
Camp Session I ends
8:00am
 
Shohet Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Zoom ID# 799 405 500
6:30pm
 
Kabbalat Shabbat Service ID# 818 0357 8025
Kabbalat Shabbat Meeting ID# 818 0357 8025
8:12pm
Candle Lighting
Sat 2
Parshat Korach
10:00am
 
Shabbat Morning Services ID# 242 651 284; Haftarah Reader Phil Fertik
ID# 242 651 284
9:15pm
Havdalah
Sun 3
9:30am
 
Shohet Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Shohet Morning Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Mon 4
Independence Day
Temple Office Closed
9:00am
Shohet Morning Minyan
American Holiday Minyan Schedule
Tue 5
 
Camp Session II begins
8:00am
 
Shohet Minyan Zoom ID# 799 405 500
Zoom ID# 799 405 500

 

Wed, June 29 2022 30 Sivan 5782