Temple Sholom Greenwich CT, Jewish Synagogue Greenwich CT

300 East Putnam Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830
T 203.869.7191  F 203.661.4811  [email protected]

High Holidays 5778 (2017)

We are busy planning for the High Holidays and are looking forward to sharing these Days of Awe with you and your family.

Please mark your calendars with the following dates:

Erev Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Rosh Hashanah

Thursday/Friday, September 21/22, 2017

Kol Nidre 

Friday, September 29, 2017

Yom Kippur  

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Erev Sukkot

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Sukkot

Thursday/Friday, October 5/6, 2017

Order your lulav & etrog before September 25 email [email protected]. Please mail in your check in the amount of $55 for each set ordered. Please make check payable to Temple Sholom.

Shemini Atzeret 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Erev Simchat Torah Thursday, October 12, 2017

Simchat Torah

Friday, October 13, 2017

Temple Sholom offers one-time complimentary High Holidays tickets to those who are new to the area. For more information, please contact Lori Baden at 203-542-7172 or [email protected]

 

Download High Holiday Information

High Holidays Important Information Mailing

High Holiday Guest Ticket Order Form

High Holiday Reciprocal Seating Request Form

High Holiday Handicapped Parking Request Form

High Holiday Babysitting Request Form

Sisterhood High Holiday Publications: New Year's Greetings & Book of Remembrance

High Holiday Parking Information

High Holiday Service Schedule

College Student Outreach Form: Download Fillable PDF or Go to Web Form

Enjoy the High Holiday Melodies!

 

High Holidays Worship Schedule 5778/2017

ROSH HASHANAH

Erev Rosh Hashanah – Wednesday, September 20

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required

Ma’ariv Service

8:00 pm

Followed by an oneg in the Davis Lounge
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Rosh Hashanah – Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required

Preliminary/Shacharit

9:00 am

Torah Service

9:30 am

Shofar Service

10:30 am

Sermon

12:00 pm

Musaf and Shofar Blasts

12:30 pm

Benediction

 1:00 pm

Please join us for an oneg at the conclusion of services.

TASHLICH

(The symbolic ritual of tossing away sins.)

Thursday, September 21

Approx. 1:00 pm

Following main service, meet in the lobby and walk with Rabbi Chaya to the brook at the corner of East Putnam Avenue and Hillside Road.

Services for Families and Young Children    

Thursday, September 21

Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten & older Tickets Required

Greenwich High School,
10 Hillside Road, Greenwich

10:15 am–12:15 pm

 


Recommended for families with children in Pre-K & youngerOpen to the community

Main Sanctuary

1:45 pm–2:30 pm

Friday, September 22

Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten & olderTickets Required

Temple Sholom, Lower Level

10:15 am–11:45 pm

Family Service Tashlich

Friday, September 22

Approx. 11:45 am

Following family services on Rosh Hashanah Day 2 we will walk with Sheldon Low to the brook at the corner of East Putnam Avenue and Hillside Road.

Teen Interactive High Holiday Program

Thursday, September 21, Youth Lounge

11:00 am–12:30 pm

Friday, September 22, Library

11:00 am–12:30 pm

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YOM KIPPUR

Kol Nidre – Friday, September 29

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required
6:30 pm
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Yom Kippur – Saturday, September 30

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required

Shacharit

9:00 am

Torah Service

9:30 am

Sermon

11:45 am

Yizkor

12:05 pm

Musaf

12:30 pm

The following is open to the community

Adult Learning Opportunities

1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Musical Meditation — Tunick Chapel

2:15 pm–3:00 pm

Mincha

3:00 pm

Speaker Chris George, CEO of IRIS (Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services) will address the current state of refugee settlement in the U.S.

4:00 pm

Yizkor II: A Communal Remembrance

5:15 pm

N’eilah

6:00 pm

Concluding Shofar

7:00 pm

Ma'ariv Minyan

7:05 pm

Stay after to participate in a communal break-the-fast.

Services for Families and Young Children

Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten & olderTickets Required

Greenwich High School,
10 Hillside Road, Greenwich

10:15 am–12:15 pm

Recommended for families with children in Pre-K & youngerOpen to the community

Main Sanctuary

1:45 pm–2:30 pm

Young People’s N’eilah

6:00 pm
Come to the Tunick Chapel for a spiritually charged N’eilah service especially for youth and teens. Following this service, participants will rejoin the Main Sanctuary for concluding Shofar.

Teen Social Action Project

Youth Lounge

11:00 am–12:30 pm


Please join us in breaking the fast in the Davis Lounge at the conclusion of services. Sponsored by Sisterhood.
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SUKKOT

Sunday, October 1

Sukkah Decorating. Click here for more information.

11:30 am

Thursday, October 5

Main Service

10:00 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

Friday, October 6

Main Service

10:00 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

Friday, October 6

Annual Sukkot Dinner

7:30 pm

Join Temple Sholom for a communal dinner celebrating this fall festival holiday. The cost to attend is $18 per adult, $10 per child (under 12-years-old) before October 1; $25 per adult, $20 per child October 1 & after. RSVP is required to Alice Schoen, [email protected], 203-542-7165. Click here for more information.

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SHEMINI ATZERET

Thursday, October 12

Main Service

10:00 am

Yizkor approximately 10:30 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

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SIMCHAT TORAH

Erev Simchat Torah – Thursday, October 12

Parade of Torahs

6:30 pm

Celebrate the conclusion of the annual Torah reading cycle. Bring the whole family to see a fully-unrolled Torah and join the parade as we march in celebration around the sanctuary. Be sure to stay after to indulge in our sundae bar, sponsored by Sisterhood.

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Simchat Torah – Friday, October 13

Main Service

10:00 am

Tot Simchat Torah
(Recommended for families with children in Pre-K and younger.)
Click here for more information.

10:45 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

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