This booklet, High Holy Days: the Basics, explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
On Erev Rosh Hashanah (Wednesday, September 28) and Kol Nidre (Friday, October 7) from 5-5:30 p.m. Temple Israel extends a warm welcome to families with young children (birth-kindergarten) to join our clergy for an age appropriate Service to introduce the Holy Day and still be home in time for bed! A special prayer book, created by Temple Israel’s clergy, is used at the Service. This Service also contains a story geared to this age group.
These services are free and open to members and non-members. However, a “Rainbow Ticket” is required by security in order to enter the building for the Younger Children’s Services. Please contact Laurena Rosenberg at 617-566-3960 or firstname.lastname@example.org in order to obtain your ticket. One Rainbow Ticket will allow your family to access any of the Younger Children’s Services (Erev Rosh Hashanah, Wed., Sept. 28 @ 5 PM; Rosh Hashanah, Thurs., Sept. 29 @ 8:45 AM; Kol Nidre, Fri., Oct. 7 @ 5 PM; and Yom Kippur, Sat., Oct. 8 at 8:45 a.m.). All other services require different tickets.