|Looking for a place to observe the High Holidays?
||[Sep. 11th, 2006|11:28 am]
Building Jewish Bridges:Bay Area Interfaith
Free High Holiday Services at the East Bay JCC|
Come and pray with us in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Officiating will be Rabbi Jay Krause and Cantor Sandra Lipsman and sponsored by members of the community.
Friday, Sept. 22 at 7pm
Saturday, Sept. 23 at 10am
Sunday, Oct. 1 at 6:30pm
Monday, Oct. 2 at 10am
(services continue all day and end with Neila service at sunset)
Held at the Jewish Community Center of the East Bay (formerly the Berkeley Richmond JCC) at 1414 Walnut St., Berkeley
Family and Children's Services
Temple Beth Abraham (Conservative), www.tbaoakland.org
Family services (for preschoolers and younger with parents)
Rosh Hashanah, Sat. Sept. 23, 9:30 am
Yom Kippur, Mon. Oct. 2, 9:30 am
In the social hall.
These services are short (30-45 min), and led by Rabbi Bloom, who plays guitar and is really gifted at communicating with young children. You don't need to buy a ticket or call ahead, but they will ask for your name at the front door.
Temple Sinai (Reform), www.oaklandsinai.org
Rosh Hashanah, Sat. Sept. 23, 1:30 pm
Yom Kippur, Mon. Oct. 2, 1:30 pm
You need to purchase tickets in advance for these services (ordering information is on the website); $36 per family per service if you are not attending any other services.
Kehilla Community Synagogue (Renewal), www.kehillasynagogue.org
Rosh Hashanah, Sat. Sept. 23, 1:00-1:45 pm, ages 2-6
Yom Kippur, Mon. Oct. 2, 1:30-2:#0 pm, ages 2-6
You need to purchase tickets here in advance as well (information on website), $25 per family per service.
Temple Israel, Alameda, www.templeisraelalameda.org
Rosh Hashanah, Sat. Sept. 23, 9:00 am
Yom Kippur, Mon. Oct. 2, 9:00 am
Call the synagogue about tickets for the Children's services, 522-9355
In Walnut Creek
Congregation B'nai Shalom
74 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek CA
Family Services for families with young children (pre-K).
Rosh Hashanah -- Sat., Sept. 23, 9:00 AM
Yom Kippur -- Mon., Oct. 2, 10:00 AM
Both services will be 45 minutes long. Musical accompaniment will be included. On Rosh Hashanah, apples & honey and appropriate brochot in the courtyard of the Social Hall will follow the service.
Please call the B’nai Shalom Office, 925-934-9446, to reserve tickets. Although there is no charge for these tickets, we must control attendance due to fire regulations and medical and security precautions; therefore, call as soon as possible.
Congregation Beth El
1301 Oxford Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
High Holy Days
Sat., Sept. 23, 3:30 pm
Mon., Oct. 2, 3:30 pm
2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah
Sun., Sept. 24, 10:00 am
Services will be according to the Reform High Holy Day prayerbook, with lots of singing and an interactive sremon-dialogue on the topic of performing mitzot (moral deeds). No tickets are necessary, childcare provided for toilet-trained children under age 11.