Conservative Congregations/Synagogues

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Am Yisrael Conservative Congregation

4 Happ Road
Northfield, IL 60093
Phone: (847) 446-7215
Fax: (847) 446-7202
Contact: Nancy Holab Nevins, Executive Director

Conservative congregation.

Anshe Emet Synagogue

3751 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613-4104
Phone: (773) 281-1423
Fax: (773) 281-2183
Contact: Amy Karp, Director of Engagement & The Malkin Family Program Director

Conservative congregation.

Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah

3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone: (847) 256-1213
Fax: (847) 256-3225
Contact: Rabbi Annie E. Tucker

Conservative congregation.

Central Synagogue of Chicago

P.O. Box 13079
Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: (312) 787-0450
Contact: Hazzan Toby Lou Hayman

The traditional egalitarian conservative synagogue. All services are at the sanctuary at Water Tower Place (835 N. Michigan Ave., Professional Suite 913E, Chicago).

Congregation Am Chai

1515 Barrington Road
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
Phone: (847) 604-4060
Contact: Rabbi Michael Tillman

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Am Echad

1424 W. 183rd Street
Homewood, IL 60430
Phone: (708) 748-6194
Fax: (708) 799-5340
Contact: Rabbi Carmit Harari

Conservative congregation.

Congregation B'nai Tikvah

1558 Wilmot Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: (847) 945-0470
Fax: (847) 945-0706
Contact: Rabbi Alex Felch

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Beth Judea

Route 83 & Hilltop Road
5304 RFD
Long Grove, IL 60047
Phone: (847) 634-0777
Fax: (847) 634-8055
Contact: Rabbi Jeff Pivo

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Beth Shalom (Northbrook)

3433 Walters Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847) 498-4100
Contact: Rabbi Aaron Melman, Rabbi Ari Averbach, Cantor Steven Stoehr

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Kol Emeth

5130 W. Touhy Ave.
Skokie, IL 60077
Phone: (847) 673-3370
Fax: (847) 673-3376
Contact: Judy Kessler, Office Manager

Conservative, egalitarian synagogue. Individuals and families of any age are always welcome. In addition to services for Shabbat and all holidays there are dinners, speakers, Sisterhood and Men's Club events, book reviews, craft club, and resident theatre troupe, the Old World Theatre Company. Rabbi Barry Schechter, is well known in the community, especially for his knowledge and use of Jewish humor.

Congregation Or Tikvah

330 Barron Blvd.
Grayslake, IL 60030
Phone: (847) 543-1613
Fax: (847) 970-9474
Contact: Andrew Hohs

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Rodfei Zedek

5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: (773) 752-2770
Fax: (773) 752-0330
Contact: Rabbi David Minkus

Conservative congregation.

Congregation Shir-Ami of Oak Park

124 N. Kenilworth Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60301
Phone: (708) 386-5860
Contact: Dave Mausner

Conservative congregation.

Ezra-Habonim, The Niles Township Jewish Congregation

4500 Dempster Street
Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 675-4141
Fax: (847) 675-0327
Contact: Rabbi Jeffrey Weill

Conservative and reconstructionist congregation.

Kehillat Shalom

8610 Niles Center Road
Skokie, IL 60077
Phone: (847) 679-6513
Contact: Debbie Dragon

Conservative, egalitarian synagogue.

Moriah Congregation

200 Taub Drive
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: (847) 948-5340
Fax: (847) 948-8240
Contact: Lisa Kaplan

Conservative congregation.

Ner Tamid Egal Minyan

P.O. Box 598113
Chicago, IL 60659
Phone: (773) 262-2021
Fax: (773) 465-6008

Conservative, egalitarian minyan. 

Meets at:
7311 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
Phone: (847) 432-8900
Fax: (847) 432-9242
Contact: Rabbi Vernon Kurtz, Rabbi Michael Schwab

Conservative congregation.

West Suburban Temple Har Zion

1040 N. Harlem Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305
Phone: (708) 366-9000
Fax: (708) 366-9006
Contact: Rabbi Adir Glick

Conservative, egalitarian congregation.

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