The mission of Temple Israel of DeLand is
to provide a local Jewish House of Worship;
to perpetuate Jewish tradition through education,
social activities, and life cycle events;
and to develop and maintain a strong Jewish presence
in Greater West Volusia County.


 Rabbi Amy Mayer – A Graduate of The Jewish Theological Seminary And Distinguished Teacher Will Present:

 “Judaism For Adults”

 The Course is aimed at providing a Jewish Education

 For People who never had a good Jewish Education

When Growing up. It will also qualify as a Conversion

   Course for those who are thinking of Conversion

 Where: Temple Israel of Deland, 1001 E New York, Deland, FL 32720

When: Wednesday nights on March 11 & 25: April 15, 22, & 29: May 6, 13, & 20: June 3, 10, 20, 17, & 24: July 1, 8 & 15 @ 7:00 p.m.

What: Book to buy – “Embracing Judaism” by Simcha King (Available through Amazon and at )

Cost: $10 per person per class - $15 per Couple per class

Scholarships: Available – Call Rabbi Reuven Silverman – 386-747-0644

RSVP: Please write or call Rabbi Silverman at the above number. We need a head count!  Please Come!

Dairy Pot Luck Dinner

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m. - Dairy Pot Luck Dinner - Please plan dishes to feed 8 to 10 people and bring the dish ready to serve, hot or cold. Contact David Weinstein for more details.

Jewish Family Night Outing

Bring your friends and family to help cheer for the new Daytona Tortugas baseball team (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) on Sunday, May 31st at 5:35 pm at Jackie Robinson Stadium in Daytona Beach.

To make this event special, we have invited Rabbi Zev from Temple Beth Shalom in Palm Coast to sing the National Anthem.

Tickets are only $5 per person. Seating sections will be reserved. Kosher hotdogs will be available at the concession stand (not included in ticket price).

Please contact Heather Ortiz at (386) 882-0486 or to reserve space.   

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Would you like to know a simple way to help Temple Israel of DeLand in its fundraising efforts? You can do that by registering with us as your selected non-profit on ( 

Do you know someone who ill or 'under the weather'? The Sunshine Committee of Temple Israel of Deland is in full force. Please send all requests for the Sick, Hospital and Nursing Home Visits to Frankie Hochman at  sunshine2241@ Leave as much information as you can such as  the facility, phone number, room number, address and anything that helps make a contact. 

We are still collecting non-perishable food items and paper products (especially baked or vegetarian beans and paper towels) for the Volusia/Flagler Counties Jewish Federation's Bill Doliner Food Bank. Please make it your mitzvah to drop off items in the basket at the Temple during services or contact Heather Ortiz at for more details.


Friday, May 1st, 2015 @  7:00 p.m.  Mincha / Maariv Shabbat Service with Rabbi Reuven Silverman and Shul sponsored oneg. 

Saturday, May 2nd, 2015  @ 10:00 a.m. – Shacharit Service with Torah Reading.


Sundays: the Mens' Club meets at the Boston Coffee House 109 E. New York Avenue @ 9:30 a.m. Contact Bob Sharff for more details. 

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015  -  Hebrew School for B’nai Mitzvahs CANCELLED .

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 - Adult Hebrew School CANCELLED. 

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m. - Dairy Pot Luck Dinner - Please plan dishes to feed 8 to 10 people. Please bring our dish ready to serve, hot or cold. We will also need sides and desserts. If anyone would like to step up to coordinate the dishes and amounts it would greatly appreciated. If interested please e mail or call David Weinstein.

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m. -  Judaism for Adults with Rabbi Amy Mayer. 

Thursday, May 7th, 2015 – Lag B’Omer – 33rd Day of the Counting of the Omer – Stories on Shabbat.  

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