Facility Rental

A Jewel of a Space

Whether you’re celebrating a life cycle event, meeting with business colleagues or convening a community conference, Beth Emet offers a beautifully renovated building at highly affordable rates.

We can accommodate groups from 10 to 600, and we make planning a breeze by helping you arrange for full catering, snacks, A/V equipment and other services you need to make your special event or meeting a success.

We invite you to learn more!

Check out the following rental materials:

For more information, contact Jody Litwack, Executive Director  by email or call 847-869-4230, ext. 325

A Place to Meet

Our flexible room options are ideal for meetings of all sizes, including board meetings, lectures, conferences, educational sessions and community gatherings. Large spaces can be subdivided, and several smaller rooms are available for break-out sessions or meetings of various sizes.

  • Flexible seating for conferences.
  • Meeting rooms designed for privacy.
  • Plenty of room for tables, dancing, and making memories.
  • Our space can be used for a cozy kiddush, grand celebration, or a small get-together.

A Place to Celebrate

Our warm, welcoming space is ideal for Kabbalat Mitzvah (b’nai mitzvah celebrations), weddings, brit and baby namings and other special events — whether you’re planning a large party, or an intimate family gathering.

Host your wedding at Beth Emet?
Ceremonial support AND a venue?! Yes, yes, a million times yes!

We’re thrilled to not only provide religious wedding support and planning but to share our warm environment for commemorating and celebrating your nuptials.

Our synagogue offers a large social hall, the Crown Room, which accommodates 300 seated for a meal. Our building is newly renovated and can accommodate smaller groups neighboring our lovely gardens.

Beth Emet’s full catering kitchen can prepare the bites and libations for your day so you can kick back, relax, and stretch before dancing the horah! From “they said yes!” to the breaking of the glass, we’re thrilled to help you create your special day.

For venue inquiries and arrangements, please contact Jody Litwack.

All of our options offer these benefits:

  • Newly renovated, fully accessible space with abundant natural light
  • Access to accessible, individual all-gender restrooms
  • Fully equipped kitchen facilities
  • Conveniently located near downtown Evanston
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi

Natural light streams through stained glass windows into airy space perfect for kiddush, lunch or dinner celebrations. Plenty of room for tables, dancing and making memories.


With ready access to a courtyard, AV equipment, plentiful counter space, gender-neutral bathrooms, and seating for 10 to 50+, this room offers wonderful flexibility.

Abundant natural light fills our open-plan lobby which can be set up for a cozy kiddush, brunch buffet or reception. Recently renovated, the foyer is contemporary and welcoming.

We invite you to learn more!

See for yourself how wonderful it can be to celebrate or meet at Beth Emet.

Contact Jody Litwack at jlitwack@bethemet.org or call 847-869-4230, ext. 325

Photos by Jessica Kaplan Photography