• Chanukah at the Jewish Life CenterChanukah events for the whole Mishpacha! Chanukah Story Hour, Soup & Scotch, Chanukah Parade, Public Menorah Lighting, JWC Gift Exchange & More! View our Chanukah Homepage HERE!
  • JLI Course: The World of KabbalahRevealing How Its Mystical Secrets Relate to You Register Here
  • Hebrew SchoolChabad Hebrew School cares for the individual child and their connection with their Jewish heritage and roots, Registration for year 2022 / 2023 is now open! To learn more and to register click here.
  • Weekly KiddushSharing your special occasions by sponsoring a Kiddush is a meaningful way to mark an important lifecycle event. Anniversaries, birthdays, births, bar and bat mitzvah are all beautiful opportunities to share Kiddush with our community. RSVP
  • Caffeine for the SoulJoin us Thursday mornings for Torah lessons that will engage you in a multidimensional way by challenging you intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally. More Details
Welcome to the Jewish Life Center! The online home of Cong. Sha'rei Israel, affiliated with Chabad of North Carolina, and your portal to the Raleigh Jewish Community. If you are looking to relocate to the Research Triangle, or somewhere nearby in the Tar Heel State, let us be the first to welcome you!
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  • The Signature Element of Chabad Psychology that Few Understand Life, according to Tanya, is less about who you are and more about what you wear. Read More
  • Shabbat Marks the "New Year of Chassidism"On 19 Kislev: the Maggid of Mezrich passed away and the Alter Rebbe was released from prison. Read More
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