Saturday, August 19, 2017

High Holy Days 2017-5778Book Cover v2

High Holy Days are a time for reflection, introspection, prayer, and reconnection. We welcome you to join us in celebrating and observing these special holy days. Please see the Schedule of Services below for a list of dates and times of the services. 
Click here to download a copy of the complete High Holy Days booklet.   Print out all or only the pages you need, fill out the required information and return to the Temple Office as soon as possible.

Ticket Information

  • All Temple members in good standing will automatically receive their High Holy Day tickets for all services on both holidays for the primary adult members of the household and their children ages 13-25.
  • Children 12 years and younger do not require tickets and are welcome to attend all services accompanied by an adult.
  • Tickets are available for purchase for adult children ages 26 and above, other extended family members and guests.
  • Friends and family members who belong to other congregations may receive reciprocal tickets through their home synagogue.
  • Students and active duty military personnel and their immediate family may obtain tickets at no charge (ID required).
  • Tickets are not transferable and we thank you for understanding that this is an important component of community safety.

Ticket Prices:

  • Adult Children of Members (age 26 and above): $72 for both holidays
  • Unaffiliated Family Members of Temple Members: $360 for both holidays
  • Unaffiliated Guests: $360 for both holidays
  • Unaffiliated Seniors (75 and older): $180 for both holidays
  • Attendance at the Family Services are free but non-members must have tickets.
Ticket Options
Name(s) of those attending

Tickets will be available to pick up at the Temple Office from August 28 to September 1.
Tickets not picked on those dates will be mailed to all eligible members on September 5. 

Services will start promptly at the designated times.  Seating in the Sanctuary is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Overflow seating will be available in the library.  We look forward to sharing a wonderful High Holy Days season together!

Schedule of Services
Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, September 20
7 pm Erev Rosh Hashanah Service

Thursday, September 21
10 am Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
2:30 pm Family Service
5 pm Tashlich Ceremony & Picnic at Lake Murray

Yom Kippur
Friday, September 29
7 pm Kol Nidre Service

Saturday, September 30

10 am Yom Kippur Morning Service
1:15 pm Yom Kippur Limmud
2:30 pm Family Service (tickets required)
3:30 pm Afternoon Service
4:30 pm Yizkor Memorial Service
5:30 pm Neilah
Break-the-Fast Dinner immediately following. Reservations required.

Erev Sukkot Under the Stars
Wednesday, October 4  •  6 pm
Don't miss this fun outdoor celebration!  Join us for song sessions and the Sukkot service at 6 pm and BYO or purchase dinner to follow the service. Pizza and salad will be available at $10 each for adults and children
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Enter name(s) of Dinner Guests

Sukkot Festival Service
Thursday, October 5  •  10 am

Erev Atzeret/Simchat Torah Service - Consecration of all new Torah School students
Wednesday, October 11  •  6 pm

Atzeret/Simchat Torah Festival Service
Thursday, October 12  •  10 am
Yizkor Memorial Prayers

Book of Remembrance
Our Book of Remembrance will again be distributed to the congregation on Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, when we are most poignantly reminded of the passing of our loved ones.  It will include the names of the departed and those who are memorializing them.

Memorial Book Contribution
Names to be included
Remembered by