Wesleyan Jewish Community 2017/5778

High Holy Day Schedule: Services and Meals

Rosh Hashanah/Yom Kippur Events

Every year we offer a full range of High Holiday services and programming. Each year an updated schedule will be posted here. An example of this year’s events can be found below.

Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year):

September 20 (Wedns):
Evening service 6PM DAC Courtyard/CFA   (dress for the weather)
Followed by special festive dinner: 7PM Usdan Campus Center: Daniel Family Commons

September 21 (Thurs):
Morning Service Day I 9:30 AM Beckham Hall
Festive Lunch following services: aprox 12 NOON Usdan Campus Center: Room 108/110

Evening service 6:15 PM, Adath Israel Conservative Synagogue (Old Church and Broad St) 5 min walk from Bayit

Rosh Hashanah Dessert Party 8:00 PM Bayit

September 22 (Fri):
Morning Service Day II 9 AM, Adath Israel (see above) 

September 22 (Fri)
Tashlich (River Walk and Eco Ritual)  meet at the Bayit, 157 Church St. at 3:45PM

Yom Kippur - Day of Atonement (and fast day)

September 29 (Fri):

Pre-fast potluck  4:45 PM (various locations) contact Arielle Schwartz to host or to be placed in a house (atschwartz@wesleyan.edu

Dinner 5:15 PM, Usdan Campus Center
Evening services/Kol Nidre, 6:10 PM, Beckham Hall

September 30 (Sat): 
Morning service  10:00 AM: Beckham Hall

Mid afternoon activitities at Bayit time TBA

Afternoon Service time: 5:30 PM: Bekham Hall

Musical Havadah/Concuding Service aprox 7:15 PM (CFA Courtyard) rain location Bekham Hall

followed by lox and bagels Break-the-Fast
Usdan Campus Center: Daniel Family Commons
*Please note, no tickets or reservations are required for any of the services.

If you're interested in volunteering in any way, please contact Rabbi David at the address below.


Shanah Tova!

Rabbi David       dleipziger@wesleyan.edu