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Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

Erev Shemini Atzeret, Monday, September 27

  • Mincha/Ma’ariv 6:15pm (Sanctuary & on Zoom)

Shemini Atzeret, Tuesday, September 28

  • Early Shacharit (Sanctuary & on Zoom/Yizkor) - will only run if we have at least 10 people sign up here

  • Shacharit 9am (Sanctuary & on Zoom/Yizkor)

  • Mincha 6:15pm (Sanctuary & on Zoom)

Erev Simchat Torah, Tuesday, September 28

  • 7:15 pm Ma’ariv and Hakafot (Sanctuary & on Zoom)

  • Hakafot will include social-distanced marching around the sanctuary for Hakafot 1-5 and dancing outside for Hakafot 6 & 7. 

Simchat Torah, Wednesday, September 29

  • Shacharit 9am (Sanctuary & on Zoom)

  • Hakafot, weather-permitting, will be outside with socially distanced dancing. 

  • Mincha/Ma’ariv 6:15pm (Sanctuary & on Zoom)  

Havdallah 7:11pm    

Rituals

Erev Shemini Atzeret – Monday, September 28, 2021 

Evening Services, 6:15pm,  Sanctuary & on Zoom

  • Kiddush in the sukkah without the blessing l’eisheiv basukkah.

Home Ritual

  • Festival Candles should be lit no later than 6:08pm with the blessing l’hadlik ner shel yom tov

Shemini Atzeret – Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Early Morning Services, 6:30, (Sanctuary & on Zoom/Yizkor) - will only run if we have at least 10 people sign up here

Morning Services, 9am, Sanctuary & on Zoom

Other approximate times are as follows:

  • 9:45am, Hallel

  • 10:05am, Torah service

  • 10:45am, Yizkor

Musaf includes tefillat Geshem, beginning our daily prayers for rain.

 

Afternoon Service, 6:16pm, Sanctuary

Erev Simchat Torah – Tuesday, September 28, 2021

  • 7:15 pm Ma’ariv and Hakafot (Sanctuary & on Zoom)

  • Hakafot will include socially-distanced marching around the sanctuary for Hakafot 1-5 and dancing outside for Hakafot 6 & 7. 

Home Ritual

  • Festival candles are lit at home from an existing flame at or after 7:15pm with the blessing l’hadlik ner shel yom tov.

  • Festival kiddush is recited to begin the evening meal.

Simchat Torah – Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Morning Services, 9am, Sanctuary & on Zoom

Other approximate times are as follows:

  • 9:45am, Hallel

  • 10:05am, Hakafot (outside dancing with the Torah scrolls)

Wednesday morning services begin in our Sanctuary (and on Zoom) at 9AM.  During Simchat Torah services will look forward to honoring Jeff Weitzenkorn, Beth Lappen, and our Medical Advisory Committee (Dr. Heather Boxerman, NP Allie Hershey, Dr. Rafi Keival, and Dr. Mark Papovsky). 

  • 6:15pm Afternoon Festival services in our Sanctuary

  • Havdallah is at 7:11pm

A sweet, joyous and healthy Sukkot to you and yours! Hag Sameach!

Simchat Torah Honorees - Coming soon!

Thu, September 23 2021 17 Tishrei 5782