Temple Sholom Greenwich CT, Jewish Synagogue Greenwich CT

300 East Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06830
203-869-7191 • Fax: 203-661-4811 • [email protected]

High Holidays 5779 (2018)

We are looking forward to sharing these Days of Awe with you and your family.

Please mark your calendars with the following dates:
Selichot Under the Stars Saturday, September 1, 2018, 8:00 pm (off-site)

Erev Rosh Hashanah

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Rosh Hashanah

Monday/Tuesday, September 10/11, 2018

Kol Nidre 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Yom Kippur  

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Erev Sukkot

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Sukkot

Monday/Tuesday, September 24/25, 2018

Order your lulav & etrog before September 14 by emailing [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 

Monday, October 1, 2018

Erev Simchat Torah Monday, October 1, 2018

Simchat Torah

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Temple Sholom offers one-time complimentary High Holidays tickets to those who are new to the area or who have not previously experienced Temple Sholom's High Holiday services. 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 New Year's Greetings and Book of Remembrance

High Holiday Parking Information (to be posted by August 31)

High Holiday Service Information (to be posted by August 31)

Student Outreach Form

 

High Holidays Worship Schedule 5779/2018

SELICHOT UNDER THE STARS

Saturday, September 1, 8:00 pm (off-site)

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ROSH HASHANAH

Erev Rosh Hashanah – Sunday, September 9

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 – Monday, September 10 and Tuesday, September 11

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.)

Monday, September 10

Meet in the lobby following the main service, and walk with Rabbinic Intern Kevin Peters to the brook at the corner of East Putnam Avenue and Hillside Road.

Approx. 1:00 pm

 

FAMILY SERVICES   

Monday, September 10

Greenwich High School,
10 Hillside Road, Greenwich

10:15 am–12:15 pm

 

Tickets Required
Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten and older

Tuesday, September 11

Temple Sholom, Youth Lounge, Lower Level

10:15 am–11:45 pm

Tickets Required
Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten and older

FAMILY SERVICE TASHLICH

Tuesday, September 11

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

Approx. 11:45 am

 

TOT ROSH HASHANAH

Monday, September 10

Main Sanctuary

1:45 pm–2:30 pm

Open to the community
Recommended for families with children in Pre-K and younger

TEEN INTERACTIVE HIGH HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Monday, September 10

Youth Lounge

11:00 am–12:30 pm

Featuring Speaker Dale Williams, Executive Director Midnight Run

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YOM KIPPUR

Kol Nidre – Tuesday, September 18

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required

Services

6:30 pm

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Yom Kippur – Wednesday, September 19

Albert and Vera List (Main) Sanctuary
Tickets Required

Shacharit

9:00 am

Torah Service

9:30 am

Sermon

11:45 am

Yizkor

12:00 pm

Musaf

12:30 pm

The following is open to the community

Adult Learning with Rabbi Mitch

1:30 pm–2:15 pm

Musical Meditation

2:15 pm–3:00 pm

Mincha

3:00 pm

Speakers: Donald Whitehead, Jr. and Penny Callan from the National Coalition for the Homeless will share their own experiences with homelessness.

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

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

FAMILY SERVICES

Greenwich High School,
10 Hillside Road, Greenwich

10:15 am–12:15 pm

Tickets Required
Recommended for families with children in Kindergarten and older

YOUNG PEOPLE'S N'EILAH

Tunick Chapel

6:00 pm

Come to the Tunick Chapel for a spiritually charged N’eilah service for youth and teens. Following this service, participants will return to the Main Sanctuary for concluding Shofar.

TOT YOM KIPPUR

Main Sanctuary

1:45 pm–2:30 pm

Open to the community
Recommended for families with children in Pre-K and younger

TEEN SOCIAL ACTION PROJECT

Youth Lounge

11:00 am–12:30 pm

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SUKKOT

Sunday, September 23

Sukkah Decorating

11:30 am

Click here for more information.

Monday, September 24

Main Service

10:00 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

Tuesday, September 25

Main Service

10:00 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

Friday, September 28

Annual Sukkot Dinner

7:30 pm

Join Temple Sholom for a communal dinner celebrating this fall festival. The cost for Temple members is $18/adult, $10/child (under 12 years old) and free for under 5. The cost for non-Temple members is $25/adult, $10/child (under 12 years old) and free for under 5. RSVP is required to Alice Schoen at [email protected] or 203-542-7165. 

Reservations must be received by Thursday, September 20, as our catering order needs to be placed before Shabbat.

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SHEMINI ATZERET

Monday, October 1

Main Service

10:00 am

Yizkor approximately 10:30 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

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SIMCHAT TORAH

Monday, October 1

Erev Simchat Torah

6:30 pm

Come horah with the Torah! Flashback to Simchat Torah when you were a child…come celebrate the holiday like you remember it and help create lasting memories for future generations of Temple Sholom children. There will be spirited hakafot, a candy bar for all and a bourbon bar for adults. Dessert will be sponsored by Sisterhood. RSVP to Alice Schoen at 203-542-7165 or [email protected].

Click here for more information.

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Tuesday, October 2

Main Service

10:00 am

Kiddush lunch following services.

TOT SIMCHAT TORAH

Davis Lounge

10:45 am–12:00 pm

Recommended for families with children in Pre-K and younger

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