Name: Highland Park Conservative Temple
Address: 201 S 3rd Ave, Highland Park, NJ 08904
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 300-500
What percentage of members are older than 50? Over 50%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service?
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 3-3.5 hours
Shabbat dress code: Most women wear dresses or skirts, some wear pants.
Daily services? Yes.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, a weekly kiddush.
Language of service: Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English
Children’s programming: Yes, across the ages.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Very few.
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? No.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? We have two Torah and haftorah readings: one egalitarian and one traditional. Rest of prayer is all together.
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