Synagogues

Anshe Poale Zedek Synagogue was founded in 1900. It is a traditional egalitarian congregation where everyone is welcome and participation is encouraged. Shabbat services begin each Saturday at 10 a.m., as well as holiday services throughout the year. We have an active Sisterhood that hosts many events, including summer picnics, Break the Fast suppers, and a Chanukah supper.  Find us on Facebook at APZSynagogue. (facebook.com/groups/140083686932)

Spiritual Leader: Cantor Jerry Berkowitz, (262) 536-4480
Chair: Dr. Joseph Feder

Mailing address:
c/o Herman Balaban
P. O. Box 2291, Manitowoc, WI  54221-2291

920-682-8073 or cell: (920) 905-9885
435 N. Eighth St., Manitowoc, WI 54220
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Established in 1924, Beth Hillel Temple is the second oldest Reform congregation in Wisconsin. The synagogue is a National Historic Landmark, situated on Library Square near Kenosha’s lakefront.

We offer a full range of services, including Shabbat and holiday worship, religious and Hebrew schools, youth groups for grades 6-12, adult education, preschool programs, social action activities and social experiences.

The congregation has approximately 130 member units, and our vibrant Reform Jewish congregation is dedicated to the spiritual, educational and social needs of its diverse membership.

Rabbi: Dena A. Feingold, Rabbi@bethhillel.net
School Administrator: Todd Letven
President: Ben Goldstein

262-654-2716
262-654-2799
6050 Eighth Ave., Kenosha, WI 53143

Beth Israel Center is a traditional, egalitarian congregation of families from diverse backgrounds who share a belief in the importance of preserving traditional Jewish practice in a modern context. We offer: weekly Shabbat services, Talmud Torah classes and Shabbat programs for kindergarten through 7th grade students, preschool-family Shabbat and holiday services, adult education programs, preparation for bar and bat mitzvah, engaged youth groups, social action opportunities, a mikvah, kosher kitchen,  and more. Affiliated with USCJ.

Rabbi: Betsy Forester, rabbi@bethisraelcenter.org
Executive Director: Elissa Pollack, elissa@bethisraelcenter.org
Education Director: Beth Copelovitch, education@bethisraelcenter.org

608-256-7763
608-256-9434
1406 Mound St., Madison, WI 53711

Our 40 household congregation offers traditional egalitarian services on Shabbat mornings and holidays, led by Rabbi Martyn Adelberg. We also sponsor Shabbat family dinners on Friday evenings once per month. Adult education, social activities and fundraisers are planned throughout the year.

Our Hebrew school has attracted a number of new students. The Hebrew students meet with the Rabbi weekly for individual study sessions. We continually strive to provide Jewish programming to meet the needs of all of our congregational community, young and old alike. Interfaith families welcomed.

Rabbi Martyn Adelberg

262-633-7093
944 Main St., Racine, WI 53403
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Chabad of Kenosha serves the Jewish needs of the Southeast Wisconsin area. Its programs include traditional Shabbat and holiday services and dinners, group and one-on-one Torah classes, Hebrew school, Jewish Women’s Circle, outreach to the unaffiliated, home and hospital visitations, lectures, and holiday programs. We maintain an updated website pertaining to Jewish interests, along with weekly Torah e-mails, and more. Chabad of Kenosha welcomes all Jews, regardless of affiliation or non-affiliation.

Chabad of Kenosha is an affiliate of Lubavitch of Wisconsin.

Rabbi Tzali Wilschanski

262-656-1365
6522 87th Ave., Kenosha, WI 53142
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Chabad of the East Side offers daily, Shabbat and holiday services, a variety of community programming, holiday events and life cycle celebrations. Adult study includes an array of class offerings and Torah readings.

Shabbat services are held Friday night at sunset and Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m., followed by a delicious Kiddush luncheon at 12:00 pm. Daily morning services are held at 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. on Sundays. Evening service times vary by season. Chabad of the East Side is an affiliate of Lubavitch of Wisconsin.

Rabbi: Yisroel Lein, Rabbilein@chabadwi.org

414-316-4643
262-364-2149
3030 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53211

Chavurah Or Tikvah is a small synagogue offering friendship, Jewish learning and fun activities to its members. Programs include: Shabbat services with our rabbi, Shabbatons, High Holiday services at OSRUI, Sukkot, Chanukah and Purim parties as well as a Passover second seder. In addition we participate in KidsFest during the Festival of the Arts, hold cooking classes with Ronit Comrov, and offer occasional lectures for the community. Very low dues ($125).

Rabbi Baruch Comrov
President: Loren Schmidt
Director of Education: Therese Dorfman

262-567-1225 or 262-569-1228
233 Shore Circle, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
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B’Nai Abraham, a Reform congregation, was originally founded in 1907 as an Orthodox synagogue. This intimate congregation of approximately 40 families serves the Beloit, Janesville, Edgerton, Whitewater, Delavan, Lake Geneva and Northern Illinois communities.

Shabbat services are held twice monthly. Services and celebrations focus on the family.  This very active, small congregation opens its doors to any person and/or family wishing to worship, learn and socialize with us, even during the high holidays.

Rabbi Shlomo Wing

608-364-4916
2400 Oxford Ln., Beloit, WI 53511
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Congregation Beth El Sheboygan is an egalitarian Conservative congregation comprised of approximately 50 households, with a wide range of ages. Services are held every Shabbat morning at 10:15 a.m. and on major holidays. Shabbat luncheons are sponsored at least once a month. Our services are conducted by lay members of the congregation.

920-452-5828
1007 North Ave., Sheboygan, WI 53083
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Our Reconstructionist and Renewal congregation offers inclusive Shabbat morning and holiday services, rituals, education and social gatherings. Call or view the website for calendar and other information.

Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman

608-257-2944
900 University Bay Dr., Madison, WI 53705