High Holidays 2017-5778 Schedule



All programs and prayers will be held at The Roosevelt Island Community Cultural Center, Renwick Room & Lighthouse Room - 548 Main Street.

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Rosh Hashanah Eve, Wednesday, Sept. 20

            6:41pm Candlelighting

            7:00pm Maariv, evening prayers

            7:30pm “The Tastes of the New Year”

Rosh Hashanah First Day, Thursday, Sept. 21

            10:00am Shacharis and children’s program

            11:30am Shofar followed by light Kiddush and Tashlich

            Shofar House calls available

            6:30pm Community Rosh Hashanah Dinner (RSVP)*

            AFTER 7:39pm Candlelighting

            7:15pm Maariv*

Rosh Hashanah Second Day, Friday, Sept. 22

            10:00am Shacharis and children’s program

            11:30am Shofar followed by Kiddush

            1:30pm Lunch (RSVP)

            AT 6:38pm Candlelighting and Shabbos begins

Shabbos, Sept. 23

          10:00am Shabbos morning Services

          12:00pm Kiddush

          4:30pm Children’s Shabbos party*

          7:35pm Havdallah and Shabbos ends

* At 425 Main Street

Yom Kippur eve, Friday, September 29

                6:45pm Kol Nidrei and evening prayers

(candle lighting is at 6:26pm – if you are coming to Shul, please try to come a few minutes early to light there, or light a few minutes early at home)

Yom Kippur day, Shabbos, September 30
                10:00am Shacharis and Children’s Program
                11:30am Yizkor
                Mincha – to be determined
                6:00pm Neilah
                7:18pm Shofar blowing
                7:23pm Break fast and light snack.