- North Shore Congregation Israel offers worship services for people of all ages, Jewish education for children and families, “Chai at NSCI” – a complete calendar of activities for families with young children, the Renaissance Group for older adults, active youth programs, informal education for middle school and high school students, adult education courses throughout the year, great musical opportunities, lectures, seminars, and so much more. And of course, the congregation welcomes all unaffiliated persons to experience the sense of community and family that characterizes life at North Shore Congregation Israel. Walk through the doors of our landmark synagogue, and you will find a vibrant community ready to welcome all who enter. Unaffiliated individuals and families who want to know more should contact our Executive Director, Drew Barkley(847-835-0724). If you would like to connect with an interfaith family about their experience being members of North Shore Congregation, Pamela and Larry Faulkner would be happy to do that. You can contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.