High Holidays - Chabad Family Center
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Holiday Date
September 18 - 28, 2020

Shanah Tovah!

Celebrate the High Holidays among friends and connect with your inner self. Services will be interspersed with explanations and page guidance. In short, you will feel at home. Wishing you and yours a very happy and sweet new year!

Special High Holiday 2020 Info and Options

This year will be unlike any other. Our mission is to be here for you, and provide you with the most meaningful, authentic and uplifting High Holiday experience possible. To achieve this we will be providing a number of High Holiday options, which you may view below.

  • Traditional High Holiday Services: Our cantor will lead us in socially distanced, but spiritually uplifting entire holiday service. There will be limited, socially-distanced seats available, and no walk-ins will be allowed. You must reserve a seat for each service you plan to attend in person. Masks will be required.
  • Outdoor Shofar Blowing: At multiples times during the second day of Rosh Hashana we will be providing a 20 minute outdoor service that will include a Shofar Blowing, several selected prayers, and short words of inspiration. - Contact us for times.
  • Spiritual Seats: For those who have always reserved a seat for the Holidays but will be unable to attend in person; we are offering you the option to still be part of our service. By purchasing your Spiritual Seats, the Chazzan will include your names in the prayers, and you will be helping support Chabad, thereby giving you the sense of belonging and the powerful Divine merit of Holiday attendance.
  • Holiday Gift & Prayer Book:  We will be offering a taste of the Holidays with a give-away of home made honey cake, apples and honey, plus a beautifully printed Holiday Guide of Prayers and Insights that you will be able to use for your own home-bound Holiday Service.
  • Pre-Holiday Classes & Inspiration: The High Holidays is a time when we reflect the past year, and affirm our membership for the incoming year in the Jewish nation. Take a few moments and read some interesting and new handpicked High Holiday features from our site. You'll find something to share with your family, and perhaps gain a new perspective on the high holidays.
Service Schedule
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What Are the High Holidays?
The two-day holiday of Rosh Hashanah is the head of the Jewish year, the time when G‑d reinvests Himself in creation as we crown Him king of the universe through prayer, shofar blasts, and celebration. A week later, the High Holidays reach their crescendo with Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement). Like angels, we neither eat nor drink for 25 hours. Dressed in white, we pray in the synagogue—united as one people, children of One Father.
Upcoming events
Sep. 28, 2020
Where the prayers are meaningful and everyone feels at home socially-distanced Outdoor High Holiday Services Torah reading, Yizkor (at 10:45am) and Priestly Blessings
Sep. 28, 2020
Additional Yizkor Service Only
Sep. 28, 2020
family friendly Socially-Distanced
with Meaning and Melody

Interactive Stories, Games & Prizes
Meet Jonah & the Whale!
Sep. 28, 2020
Where the prayers are meaningful and everyone feels at home socially-distanced Outdoor High Holiday Services Mincha & Neila Closing Service followed by SHofar sounding, Maariv and ...
Oct. 17, 2020
Join our Family Shul, for Shabbat day Minyan, Covid-19 era service.
Oct. 18, 2020
Where the joys and traditions of Judaism are brought to life. Jewish History Jewish ethics and pride holiday fun, Alef Bet Hebrew reading, And much more fun!
Oct. 24, 2020
Join our Family Shul, for Shabbat day Minyan, Covid-19 era service.
Oct. 25, 2020
Where the joys and traditions of Judaism are brought to life. Jewish History Jewish ethics and pride holiday fun, Alef Bet Hebrew reading, And much more fun!
High Holiday Appeal
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Increase your generosity of tzedakah (charity) during the High Holiday season. “Repentance, prayer, and charity take away the severity of the decree”.