Holidays

Holidays are a special time at Temple Israel; we celebrate the High Holy Days, Festivals, and Holidays through prayer, learning, and coming together. We invite you to join us!

Passover- celebrate with us!

Shavuot- click to visit our Shavuot page, with information on our annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot all night learning and community session.

Sukkot- celebrate with us the end of the High Holy Day season and the beautiful fall festivals of Sukkot; Shmini Atzeret; and Simchat Torah, when we honor volunteers from our community.

Hanukkah

Purim

Tisha B'Av

 

 

 

 

 

Tisha B'Av

Tisha B'Av (the ninth of Av, a day to remember the past, often tragic, history of the Jewish people) begins this summer on Monday night, July 31. Services that night will begin at 8:00 pm with mincha. The fast will begin before sunset at 8:04 pm.

Morning minyan, August 1, will be at 6:45 am. Tefillin are not worn.

Evening mincha, August 1, will be at 7:30 pm at which tefillin are worn, to be immediately followed by ma'ariv. The fast ends at 8:50 pm.