Festivals and Events

We celebrate all the Jewish festivals and services according our progressive Jewish tradition – to learn more about our services please see our worship information and our calendar.

Jewish Holidays in 2017

  • Tu Bi Sh‘vat – 11.02.2017
  • Purim – 12.03.2017
    • Erev Purim Service and Family service with Purim spiel – 11.03.2017
    • Purim Festival Service (together with BE) – 12.03.2017
  • Pesach – 11. to 17.04.2017
    • Erev Pesach Service – 10.04.2017
      • Community Seder (1st night) – 10.04.2017
    • Shacharit Service 1st day – 11.04.2017
    • Erev Pesach Service 7th day – 16.04.2017
    • Shacharit Service 7th day – 17.04.2017
    • Pesach cleaning – 06.04.2017
    • Kehillah Omer project start event – Sat 12.04.2017
  • Yom Ha Shoah – 24.04.2017
    • Ceremony at Westpark Cem. – 23.04.2017 (expected day)
  • Yom Ha Zikaron – 01.05.2017
  • Yom HaAtzmaut – 02.05.2017
  • Lag BaOmer – 14.5.2017
    • tent. Congregational Braai 14.05.2017
  • Shavuot – 31.05.2017
    • Erev Shavuot Service and Cheesecake Contest event followed by a learning night – 30.05.2017
    • Shacharit – 31.05.2017 (together with BE)
  • Tishah be Av – 31.07.2017
  • High Holy Days 5778
    • Rosh haShanah – 21.09.2017
      • Erev RHS Service – 20.09.2017
      • Shacharit 1st day – 21.09.2017
      • Erev RHS 2nd day – 21.09.2017
      • Shacharit 2nd day – 22.09.2017
    • Shabbat Shuvah – 23.09.2017
      • Shabbat Shuvah Dinner at Temple Israel – 22.09.2017
    • Yom Kippur – 30.09.2017
      • Kol Nidrei Service – 29.09.2017
      • YK Service – 30.09.2017
  • Sukkoth – 05. to 11.10.2017
    • Erev Sukkoth Service – 04.10.2017
    • Shacharit 1st day of Sukkoth – 05.10.2017 (together with BE)
    • Religion School Sukkah decoration – 01.10.2017 (tent.)
    • Sh’mini Atzeret / Simchat Torah – 12.10.2017
      • Erev Simchat Torah – 11.10.2017
      • Shacharit Sh’mini Atzeret – 12.10.2017 (together with BE)
    • Hanukkah – 13. to 20.12.2017
      • 1 Candle Hanukkah – 12.12.