Friday, December 15, 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.

Yom Kippur Ticket Prices:

  • Adult Children of Members (age 26 and above): $36
  • Unaffiliated Guests: $180
  • Unaffiliated Seniors (75 and older): $90
  • Attendance at the Family Services are free but non-members must have tickets.

The online ticket purchase option is now closed.  Please call tlhe Temple Office at (619) 286-2555 to make ticket reservations.  The office will be open on Friday, September 29 from 9 am to 1 pm.

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

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.

Break the Fast Dinner
Following Yom Kippur services, enjoy a catered dairy dinner in the courtyard, just steps away from the Sanctuary. The menu includes bagels, cream cheese and lox spread, tuna, egg and pasta salads, vegetables, fruit, hummus, beverages and homemade desserts. The price is $25 each for adults and $12 each for children ages 3—12 (under 3 years old free.)
Online reservations are now closed.  Please call tlhe Temple Office at (619) 286-2555 to see if there are spaces left to join the dinner.

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 dinner to follow the service.  Honorable Menschen, our Klezmer Band will also entertain us!

Sukkot Festival Service
Thursday, October 5  •  10 am

Erev Atzeret/Simchat Torah Service - Consecration of all new Torah School students.  Honorable Menschen will also participate!
Wednesday, October 11  •  6 pm

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