HIGH HOLY DAYS SERVICES 5777/2016
University Synagogue is pleased to present the schedule of High Holy Days events and services led by Rabbi Arnold Rachlis and Cantor Ruti Braier.
We request that each person bring his or her personal copy of our High Holy Days prayerbook, Kol Haneshamah. Prayerbooks will NOT be available for purchase at services but may be purchased in advance using the online order form. Purchased books may be picked up at the will call desk prior to services.
All women and men are encouraged to bring their own kippot and tallitot to services, except for Selichot and Erev Rosh Hashanah services when tallitot are not worn. Extra kippot and tallitot will be available at the services.
SELICHOT SERVICE – Saturday, September 24
|7:30pm||Oneg & Social Hour|
|8:15pm||Jewish Women’s Theatre Presents “Biblical Stories, Contemporary Lives: Beyond Jacob’s Ladder”|
|9:30pm||Selichot services, traditional prayers and modern readings prepare us spiritually for the High Holy Days|
EREV ROSH HASHANAH – Sunday, October 2
|8:00pm||Erev Rosh Hashana Evening Service|
ROSH HASHANAH First Day – Monday, October 3
ROSH HASHANAH Second Day – Tuesday, October 4
SHABBAT SHUVA – Friday, October 7
|8:00pm||Shabbat Shuva - meditative services in the round.|
KOL NIDRE – Tuesday, Ocober 11
|8:00pm||Join us as for the haunting and memorable Kol Nidre musical service.|
YOM KIPPUR – Wednesday, October 12
|10:00am||Morning & Musaf Services|
|2:00pm||Guest: Playwright and actor Vicki Juditz will perform “Teshuvah/Return: Stories of Personal Transformation”|
|3:00pm||Study Sessions/Meditative Time - study sessions TBA|
|4:30pm||Afternoon Services (Yizkor and Neilah)|
|6:30pm||Break The Fast|
Please let us know in advance if you are disabled and require assistance such as wheelchair access, audio aid or other issues. If you have a State-issued disabled person placard, you may request disabled parking in the University Synagogue parking lot. Requests for disabled person parking will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and are limited in number. Parking passes will be sent with tickets.
If we cannot accommodate your parking request in our synagogue lot, please make arrangements to be dropped off at the synagogue entrance. The designated driver will receive a parking pass in a lot nearby.
PLEASE PLAN ON ARRIVING AT LEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE SERVICES BEGIN
TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO PARK.