Holidays

Holidays

Learn about Jewish Holidays here 

Yom Kippur 2023

Sukkot 2023

  • Begins Sundown – September 29
  • Day 1 – September 30
    • 9:30 am: Shabbat and Sukkot Day 1
  • Day 2 – October 1
    • 9:30 am: Traditional Service in Goldsmith Hall
    • No 8:00 am: Minyan
  • Chol Hamoed Days – October 2 through October 5
    • 7:00 am: Daily Minyan in Goldsmith Hall and on Zoom
    • 6:00 pm: Evening Minyan
  • High Holiday Appeal
  • For a complete schedule, click HERE

Shmini Atzeret 2023

  • Begins Sundown – October 6 
  •  October 7   
    • 9:30 am:   Shabbat, Shemini Atzeret and Yizkor Service
    • 7:30 pm:    Simchat Torah Party for Teens and Adults
        • Dancing, Drinks and Nosh
    • 7:45 pm:     Kadima/USY Birthdya Party for the Torah

Simchat Torah 2023

  • Begins Sundown – October 7
  • All Day – October 8
    • 9:30 am: Morning Minyan
      • Honoring Janna Rosenthal and MariAnne Birnbaum
    •  No 8:00 am Minyan
    •  No Evening Service

Hanukkah 2023

  • Begins sundown Dec 7
  • Ends evening of Dec 15
  • For a complete schedule, click HERE.

Purim 2024

  • Begins sundown March 23
  • All day March 24
  • View Beth Shalom’s Purim events by clicking HERE.

Passover 2024

Yom HaShoah 2024 – Holocaust Remembrance Day

  • Begins sundown May 5
  • All day May 6
  • View Upcoming Events HERE

Yom HaZikaron 2024- Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers & Terrorism Victims

Yom HaAtzma’ut 2024- Israel Independence Day

  • Begins sundown May 13
  • All day May 14
  • View Upcoming Events HERE

Shavuot 2024

  • The festival of Shavuot celebrates God giving the Torah to the Jewish people at Mt. Sinai.  The Jewish people celebrate this time by staying up all night studying Torah and praying early in the morning. 
  • Begins sundown June 11
  • All day June 12
  • All day June 13
  • Click HERE for the Shavuot schedule.

Tish’a B’Av 2024

  • Begins sundown Aug 12
  • All day Aug 13
  • Community Wide Observances RSVP HERE.
  • View Upcoming Events HERE

Rosh HaShanah 2024

  • Service Schedule 
  • High Holiday Announcements 
  • High Holiday Appeal
  • Click HERE to order your Lulav & Etrog
  • Begins sundown Oct 2
  • All day Oct 3
  • All day Oct 4 

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Phone - (913) 647-7279
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