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    • Interfaith Family High Holiday Email Series

    • Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    • Description: In 2019, the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, begins on Sunday evening, September 29th and Yom Kippur, the “Day of ...read moreIn 2019, the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, begins on Sunday evening, September 29th and Yom Kippur, the “Day of Atonement,” begins on Tuesday evening, October 8th. If you are interested in learning more about how to prepare for and celebrate these High Holidays in your interfaith family then this three-session, once a week email series is for you! You will receive emails on three consecutive weeks (starting September 10) that will help you and your family to reflect on major themes of the holidays; learn about some of the holiday liturgy; discover ways to make the holidays meaningful for you and your family; and give you questions to discuss with your partner or children. By signing up for this series you will also get our other emails on the December holidays and Passover. You can unsubscribe at any time. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at rabbi@interfaithfamily.com. read less
    • Kol Tikvah Havdalah & Selichot Service

    • Location: Valleys
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Saturday, September 21, 2019 – 8:00 pm Kol Tikvah Selichot Service Prepare for the High Holy Days with one of ou ...read moreSaturday, September 21, 2019 – 8:00 pm Kol Tikvah Selichot Service Prepare for the High Holy Days with one of our favorite services! Join us for wine, cheese, and socializing at 8:00 pm followed by our candlelit Selichot service at 9:00 pm. Features meditation and inspiring music with Rabbi Jon Hanish, Cantor Noa Shaashua, and our talented Kol Tikvah Choir. This is a free service, and we also offer many complimentary High Holy Day Services, and assist those unable to purchase High Holy Day tickets - visit koltikvah.org. Free parking in the rear on Del Moreno Drive. Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670. read less
    • Malibu Jewish Center & Synagogue High Holy Day Schedule

    • Location: Malibu
    • Address: 24855 Pacific Coast Highway Malibu Malibu, CA, 90265
    • Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (310) 456-2178
    • Description: Led by Rabbi Michael Schwartz and Cantor Marcelo Gindlin. Featuring the MJCS Choir and Chamber Orchestra. At MJCS ...read moreLed by Rabbi Michael Schwartz and Cantor Marcelo Gindlin. Featuring the MJCS Choir and Chamber Orchestra. At MJCS you will find the home of Judaism that you have always dreamed of – casual yet complete, spiritual yet grounded in tradition, and inclusive of all families and lifestyles. Please join us this year. Saturday, September 21: 9:00 pm Havdalah and Slichot Service Sunday, September 29: 7:30 pm Erev Rosh Hashanah Service Monday, September 30: 9:30 am-1:30 pm First Day of Rosh Hashanah Service 9:30 am-1:30 pm Children’s Program, 11:00 am-12:00 pm Teen Program 4:00 pm Tashlich Service at Westward Beach Tuesday, October 1: 10:00 am –1:30 pm Second Day of Rosh Hashanah Service Tuesday, October 8: 7:00 pm Kol Nidre Wednesday, October 9: 9:30 am-1:30 pm Yom Kippur Morning Service 9:30 am-1:30 pm Children’s Program, 11:00 am-12:00 pm Teen Program, 1:30 pm-3:15 pm Break, 3:15 pm-4:00 pm Rabbi Led Discussion, 4:00 pm-5:00 pm Reflections: Sharing Our Stories, 5:00-5:30 pm Yizkor Service, 5:30-7:15 pm Neilah Service read less
    • Valley Outreach Synagogoue Slichot Under the Stars

    • Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
    • Contact Email: events@vosla.org
    • Description: Saturday, September 21, 2019, at 10 - 11 PM. Prepare your mind and soul for the High Holy Days. Selichot is the Heb ...read moreSaturday, September 21, 2019, at 10 - 11 PM. Prepare your mind and soul for the High Holy Days. Selichot is the Hebrew word for Pardoning or forgiving. It's time to kick-start the process for soul searching, realization, and restitution that make for a powerful High Holidays. Location is a private home in West Hills. Space is limited for Selichot, so RSVP soon! To RSVP please email Claudine Pelc at events@vosla.org read less
    • Congregation Or Ami Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Services

    • Location: Conejo Valley;West Valley
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Email: jennym@orami.org
    • Contact Phone: (818) 880-4880
    • Description: Thank you for your interest in worshipping with Congregation Or Ami for our High Holy Day Services. Most services ar ...read moreThank you for your interest in worshipping with Congregation Or Ami for our High Holy Day Services. Most services are held at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza in the Fred Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks. Rabbi Paul Kipnes, Cantor Doug Cotler and Rabbi Julia Weisz will officiate inspiring musical services. Evening and morning services for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur require tickets for each worshipper. Family services in the afternoon, Tashlich, and Neilah (concluding) services do not require tickets. September 29 - October 1 2019. Erev Rosh Hashana Fred Kavli Theatre 8:00 pm Rosh Hashanah Morning Service Fred Kavli Theatre 10:00 am Youth Service (Grades 4-6) Oak Room 10:00 am Children’s Program (Pre K-3rd grade) Green Room 10:00 am Family Service (open to the community) Fred Kavli Theatre 2:15 pm At Paradise Cove, Malibu Family Tashlich Program (at the beach) Paradise Cove 4:30 pm At the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza October 8 - 9, 2019. Kol Nidre Fred Kavli Theatre 8:00 pm Yom Kippur Morning Service Fred Kavli Theatre 10:00 am Youth Service (Grades 4-6) Founders Room 10:00 am Children’s Program (Pre K-3rd grade) Green Room 10:00 am Yizkor (Memorial) (open to the community) Fred Kavli Theatre 12:00 pm At Congregation Or Ami (Calabasas) Yom Kippur Family Service at Congregation Or Ami 3:15 pm (open to the community) Neilah (Concluding) Service at Congregation Or Ami 5:30 pm (open to the community) At the Feingold’s home in Agour read less
    • Jewish Community Center of Beach Cities Rosh Hashanah Services

    • Location: South Bay
    • Address: 2108 Vail Ave. Redondo beach, CA
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Phone: 310‑214‑4999
    • Description: Rosh Hashana September 29 - October 1, 2019. Open Services At the JCC everyone is welcome. No membership or fees a ...read moreRosh Hashana September 29 - October 1, 2019. Open Services At the JCC everyone is welcome. No membership or fees are required to join us for our inspirational High Holiday Services. A seat, kipah, and prayerbook will be waiting for you. To join us on at the services, please fill out the reservation form below. All services are being held at The Jewish Community Center 2108 Vail Ave Redondo Beach, CA 90278 For more information please call 310‑214‑4999 read less
    • Kol Tikvah Erev Rosh HaShanah Service

    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Kol Tikvah Erev Rosh HaShanah Service - Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm Kol Tikvah Rosh HaShanah Day Service ...read moreKol Tikvah Erev Rosh HaShanah Service - Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm Kol Tikvah Rosh HaShanah Day Service – Monday, September 30, 2018 at 9:30 am Mark the joyous celebration of our New Year and focus on the exciting changes that a new year brings. Our services are multi-faceted and include the melodious voice of our Cantor Noa Shaashua, the inspiring words of our Rabbi Jon Hanish and Rabbi Becky Hoffman, the beautiful music of the choir and the participation of our community. During the Rosh HaShanah Day Service, 3rd - 6th graders are invited to join Samantha Duenas, Experiential Education Coordinator, for interactive study, activities, and fun with RSVP. Participants will still attend opening prayers with their family in the main service. For tickets and information, please call 818-348-0670 or visit our website koltikvah.org Enter thru our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. read less
    • Kol Tikvah Youth and Family Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur Evening Service

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Kol Tikvah Youth and Family Erev Rosh HaShanah Service – Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 5 pm Kol Tikvah Youth and ...read moreKol Tikvah Youth and Family Erev Rosh HaShanah Service – Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 5 pm Kol Tikvah Youth and Family Kol Nidre & Yom Kippur - Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 5 pm Invite your family to come and hear the shofar! Join us for fun and friendly Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur services for 3rd-6th graders and their families. Led by Rabbi Becky Hoffman, Rabbi Jon Hanish, and Cantor Noa Shaashua. No tickets or membership required – advance RSVP requested to attend by calling 818-348-0670 or visit our website: koltikvah.org Enter thru our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670. read less
    • Nashuva Rosh Hashana High Holy Day Services (Los Angeles)

    • Location: City
    • Address: 3281 WEST 6TH STREET Los Angeles, CA, 90020
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Email: highholydays@nashuva.com
    • Description: Rosh Hashanah Services: Sunday Evening, September 29, 2019 – Erev Rosh Hashanah 6:45 pm at Founder’s Church ...read moreRosh Hashanah Services: Sunday Evening, September 29, 2019 – Erev Rosh Hashanah 6:45 pm at Founder’s Church of Religious Science Monday Morning, September 30, 2019 – Morning Service – First Day of Rosh Hashanah 9:30 am at Founder’s Church of Religious Science – Tashlich at the Beach (Afternoon Service) at Venice Beach 6:00 pm Tuesday Morning, October 1, 2019 – Second Day of Rosh Hashanah at Temescal Park 8:30 am Coffee and Pastries 9:00 am Hike in Nature (starts promptly, so please give yourself plenty of time for traffic, parking and pastries) 10:00 am service (outdoors) Follow signs to first left to enter lower parking lot. Obtain a parking voucher, which must be displayed in your vehicle to avoid being ticketed. Yom Kippur Services: Tuesday Evening, October 8, 2019 – Erev Kol Nidre Meal 4:45pm – details & reservations available soon – Kol Nidre 6:30 pm at Founder’s Church of Religious Science Wednesday, October 9, 2019 – Yom Kippur 9:30 am at Founder’s Church of Religious Science – Ne’ilah 6:00 pm – Havdalah 7:30 pm followed by Break Fast at Brentwood Presbyterian Church 12000 San Vicente Blvd., L.A., CA 90049 We welcome everyone, but we invite you to support Nashuva at the High Holy Days by making a donation when you reserve your space. We suggest a voluntary minimum donation of $350 per person. We hope you will consider a higher amount to show your support and commitment to Nashuva. Please understand that we are trying to ensure that Nashuva remain a special community and that it continue to offer a unique setting for spiritual awakening. Although we will not turn anyone away who cannot afford the $350 donation (tax deductible as allowed by law), we encourage you to donate to the best of your ability. Please note that it is very important that everyone complete the High Holy Days reservation form so that we have an indication of how many people we’ll have over the Holy Days. read less
    • Stephen Wise Temple Erev Rosh Hashanah Family Soulful Service

    • Address: 15500 Stephen S Wise Drive Los Angeles, CA, 90077
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (310) 476-8561
    • Description: Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, from 5–6 p.m. 15500 Stephen S Wise Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90077 310-476-8561 Recommend ...read moreSunday, Sept. 29, 2019, from 5–6 p.m. 15500 Stephen S Wise Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90077 310-476-8561 Recommended for all ages Experience the joy of the High Holy Days as a family with our musical, all-ages service celebrating the new year. This Erev Rosh Hashanah service has become a favorite way to kick-off the High Holy Days since it started in 2015. Adults and kids of all generations will love the upbeat music, complete involvement, and enchanting stories presented by the Stephen Wise Temple clergy. read less
    • Temple Ami Shalom FREE High Holy Day Services 2019 (West Covina)

    • Address: 3508 E Temple Way West Covina, CA
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Description: EREV ROSH HASHANAH Sunday, September 29th …7:30 p.m. FIRST DAY ROSH HASHANAH Monday, September 30th ...9:00 a. ...read moreEREV ROSH HASHANAH Sunday, September 29th …7:30 p.m. FIRST DAY ROSH HASHANAH Monday, September 30th ...9:00 a.m. Tashlich – (at Bonelli Park) ..5:00 p.m. SECOND DAY ROSH HASHANAH Tuesday, October 1st ...9:00 a.m. Yom Kippur KOL NIDRE Tuesday, October 8th … 6:30 p.m. YOM KIPPUR – THE DAY OF ATONEMENT Wednesday, October 9th…9:00 a.m. Yizkor…11:00 a.m. Mincha…5:00 p.m. Neila & Shofar Closing...6:30 p.m. Break the Fast…7:30 p.m. Please contact the Temple office to register for your complimentary tickets. So be sure to call 626-331-0515. ​We welcome all to join us and experience our Temple and services. We rely on your generous donations to keep bringing these events to you at no charge !! Thank you for your support. Todah Rabah read less
    • Vista Del Mar: Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Services 2019 for Families Raising Children/Teens of ALL Abilities

    • Address: 3200 Motor Ave. Los Angeles, CA, 90034
    • Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019
    • Contact Email: jackieredner@vistadelmar.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 836-1223 x209
    • Description: Inclusive High Holiday Services Families with children of all abilities warmly welcomed Quiet Room Available • V ...read moreInclusive High Holiday Services Families with children of all abilities warmly welcomed Quiet Room Available • Volunteers and Staff are on-hand for assistance. High Holidays: Free of charge/open to the community: RSVP Required at: https://www.vistadelmar.org/events/ High Holiday 2019 Schedule of Services Erev Rosh Hashannah: Sunday, September 29th, 7pm Rosh Hashannah Day: Monday, September 30th, 10am Kol Nidrei: Tuesday, October 8th, 7pm Yom Kippur Day: Wednesday, October 9th, 10am Yom Kippur Yizkor/Neila: Wednesday, October 9th, 4pm To RSVP for services, please email our Judaic Assistant, Loren Schwartz at LorenSchwartz@vistadelmar.org or call 310.836.1223 ext 395 Contact: Jackie Redner Phone: (310) 836-1223 x395; Address: 3200 Motor Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90034; Website: www.vistadelmar.org read less
    • Kol Tikvah Tot and Family Rosh HaShanah Service

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Kol Tikvah Tot and Family Rosh HaShanah Service - Monday, September 30, 2019 at 1:30 pm Kol Tikvah Tot and Family ...read moreKol Tikvah Tot and Family Rosh HaShanah Service - Monday, September 30, 2019 at 1:30 pm Kol Tikvah Tot and Family Yom Kippur Service – Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 1:30 pm Calling all families! Join us for fun and friendly Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur services for the youngest members of our community. For children 0-7 years old and their families. No tickets, membership or reservations requested. Led by Rabbi Jon Hanish, Rabbi Becky Hoffman, Cantor Noa Shaashua, and the Kol Tikvah band Kolplay. Featuring a super silly Rosh HaShanah play performed by our clergy and our staff. Enter thru our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670, koltikvah.org read less
    • Open Temple High Holiday Ritual Lab: Tashlich

    • Address: South of the Venice Fishing Pier Venice, California
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Email: info@opentemple.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 821-1414
    • Description: Monday, September 30th, 2019 @ 1pm Description: From finding meaning in Wonderbread (makes an amazing softball for ...read moreMonday, September 30th, 2019 @ 1pm Description: From finding meaning in Wonderbread (makes an amazing softball for sins!) to personal Mussar mentor, Open Temple’s Tashlich on the beach is a contemplative and communal departure from the drum circles further north. Rabbi Lori Shapiro leads the ritual with sand sculptures of sin, regret and “everything that is evanescent” as we focus on the temporal nature of the ritual moment. Open Temple’s Tashlich Ritual invites community reflection about from where we have come and to where are we going. FREE - Please reserve your spot on Eventbrite. Location: South of the Venice Fishing Pier, Los Angeles, CA 90292 More information: https://opentemple.org/high-holiday-ritual-lab/high-holidays-tashlich/ Contact Email: info@opentemple.org Contact Phone: (310) 821-1414 read less
    • Pico Union Project High Holy Days

    • Address: 1153 Valencia Street Los Angeles, , 90015
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Email: info@picounionproject.org
    • Contact Phone: (213) 915-0084
    • Description: Rosh Hashanah Monday Morning September 30, 2019 Uplifting New Year Services followed by community lunch Kol Nid ...read moreRosh Hashanah Monday Morning September 30, 2019 Uplifting New Year Services followed by community lunch Kol Nidre Tuesday Evening October 8, 2019 We begin with a sound bath and conclude with meditative prayer Yom Kippur Wednesday Morning, October 9, 2019 A solemn day of prayer, introspection and community read less
    • Sholem Community (non-religious) Rosh Hashana in the Park - FREE

    • Address: 2551 Motor Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Email: info@sholem.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 391-2974
    • Description: Monday, September 30, 2019 Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creative and imbued with ...read moreMonday, September 30, 2019 Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creative and imbued with a sense of relevance to the concerns of our modern times. ROSH HASHANA IN THE PARK: Monday, Sept 30th, 11 AM – 1 PM; A celebration with readings and songs. Bring a picnic for your family and dessert to share. We will provide challah, apples, and honey. | YOM KIPPUR IN THE PARK Wednesday, Oct 9th, 11 AM –1 PM; Join us for a family-friendly discussion of ethics in our daily lives. We will gather for both occasions in Picnic Area #1 (behind the swimming pool, on the hill by the playground), Monday, September 30, from 11am-1pm. Contact Email: info@sholem.org Rancho Park, 2551 Motor Avenue, Cheviot Hills, CA For more info: www.Sholem.org read less
    • Stephen Wise Temple Tiny T’filah

    • Address: 15500 Stephen S Wise Drive Los Angeles, CA, 90077
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (310) 476-8561
    • Description: Rosh Hashanah: Mon., Sept. 30 | 9:15–10 a.m. Yom Kippur: Wed., Oct. 9 | 9:15–10 a.m. 15500 Stephen S Wise Driv ...read moreRosh Hashanah: Mon., Sept. 30 | 9:15–10 a.m. Yom Kippur: Wed., Oct. 9 | 9:15–10 a.m. 15500 Stephen S Wise Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90077 310-476-8561 Katz Family Pavilion Recommended for kids up to age 5Sing, pray, celebrate, and reflect on the New Year with our Stephen Wise Temple clergy, educators, song leaders, and friends. The perfect way to start the New Year together with your little ones! read less
    • Tempe Beth Hillel Family Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Tot and Family Services

    • Location: Valley Village
    • Address: 12326 Riverside Drive, Valley Village, CA
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 763-9148
    • Description: Monday, September 30, 2019. 8:30 am – 9:00 am – Tot Service (Kindergarten & younger) Service led by Rabbi ...read moreMonday, September 30, 2019. 8:30 am – 9:00 am – Tot Service (Kindergarten & younger) Service led by Rabbi Hronsky, Rabbi Stein, and Songleader Strauss 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Family & Youth Service - A High Holy Day experience for our families, led by Rabbi Hronsky, Rabbi Stein, Cantor Rhodes, and HRTY Teens Wednesday, October 9, 2019 8:30am – 9:00am – Tot Service (Kindergarten & younger) - Led by Rabbi Hronsky, Rabbi Stein, and Songleader Strauss 1:00pm – 2:30pm – Family & Youth Service – A High Holy Day prayer experience for families, led by Rabbi Hronsky, Rabbi Stein, and Cantor Rhodes read less
    • Temple Aliyah High Holy Day Camp Tekiah

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 6025 Valley Circle Dr. Woodland Hills, CA, 91364
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 346-3545
    • Description: ECE’s Camp Tekiah (18mo – 5 years old) Each day will be filled with fun projects, such as challah baking, playd ...read moreECE’s Camp Tekiah (18mo – 5 years old) Each day will be filled with fun projects, such as challah baking, playdough, bubble play, block building, and music, as well as sports, fitness and other enrichment activities. $36 total per child, includes all days and activities 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah (September 30) 9:30am – 12:30pm Early Service | 2:00pm – 4:00pm Late Service 2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah (October 1) 9:30am – 12:00pm Yom Kippur (October 9) 9:30am – 12:30pm Early Service | 2:00pm – 5:00pm Late Service SCJLL’s Camp Tekiah Gedolah (K – 6th Grade) Each day, children will participate in engaging activities such as art, baking, music, and drama as they explore the richness of the customs and traditions of the High Holy Days. The program will also include a musical children’s service. 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah (September 30) 9:30am – 12:30pm Early Service | 2:00pm – 4:00pm Late Service 2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah (October 1) 9:30am – 12:30pm Yom Kippur (October 9) 9:30am – 12:30pm Early Service | 2:00pm – 5:00pm Late Service Teens (Grades 7-8) Nosh With Friends (Rosh Hashanah – Early Service Only) 1st Day Rosh Hashanah (September 30) 10:00 am – 11:30 am Early Service Some of our fondest Jewish memories happen around a dining table. Join us for a new and vibrant experience designed to welcome all our teens to a meaningful Rosh Hashanah. Wherever You Go, There’s Always Someone Jewish (Rosh Hashanah – Late Service Only) 1st Day Rosh Hashanah (September 30) 2:30pm – 4:00pm Late Service This new, engaging program will take us on a “hike” up Eilat Street to get to know our synagogue community (and clergy!) #DailyMitzvah (Yom Kippur) Yom Kippur (October 9) 10:00am – 11:30am Early Service | 2:45pm – 4:15pm Late Service We are all superheroes. Join us for a fun and thoughtful session focused on making the most of each day and remembering the responsABILITY we have to help those around us. Teens (Grades 9-12) Jewish Teen Experience (JTE) JTE is a new two-fold experience for high school teens this High Holy Day season. For half of the time, they will volunteer* as madrichim, working as counselors in the children’s program. Then, teens will come together for a discussion about what the High Holy Days mean to teens in 2019. *May fulfill community service hours. 1st Day of Rosh Hashanah (September 30) 9:15am – 12:30pm Early Service | 1:45pm – 4:00pm Late Service 2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah (October 1) 9:15am – 12:30pm Yom Kippur (October 9) 9:15am – 12:30pm Early Service | 1:45pm – 5:00pm Late Service Parents must be on-premises while children are at these programs. For the safety of your children, children may only be signed in or out of the program by a parent or guardian. Please be aware that even though the sanctuary services may begin earlier and end later, we can provide supervision and programming only at the times listed below. The time your children attend programming must correspond with your High Holy Day tickets. i.e. If you have early service tickets, then your child can ONLY attend programming during the early service. GOT QUESTIONS? Email or call the office at (818)346-3545 and ask for Andrea or Robin (18mo – 5years), Natalie (grades K-6 & 9-12), or Avi (grades 7-8). read less
    • Two Kol Tikvah Rosh HaShanah Outdoor Experiences with Tashlich

    • Location: Woodland Hills
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670 ext 214
    • Description: Monday, September 30, 2019, at 3:30 pm Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at 10:00 am It’s the birthday of the world so w ...read moreMonday, September 30, 2019, at 3:30 pm Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at 10:00 am It’s the birthday of the world so why not pray in the midst of nature? Trek outdoors with our clergy for two services amid the beauty of God’s creations. On September 30 at 3:30 pm, join our afternoon eco-friendly service led by Rabbi Becky Hoffman as we symbolically cast our shortcomings into a body of water, leaving ourselves strengthened for the future. We will meet at Lake Balboa (Anthony C. Beilenson Park). Park and meet near the playground at 6300 Balboa Blvd. On October 1 at 10:00 am, we will meet at the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve entrance, off Woodley Avenue near Burbank Blvd. We will meet behind the entry building in the amphitheater where we participate in a short Rosh HaShanah service before taking a 10-minute stroll to a body of water for another eco-Tashlich experience. Led by Rabbi Jon Hanish and Cantor Noa Shaashua. Both experiences include a shofar blast that will ring throughout nature. Bring water, hat, snacks, & binoculars. No dogs please, stroller friendly. Call for details and location at 818-348-0670 or visit koltikvah.org read less
    • University Synagogue Rosh Hashanah Services for Families with Young Children

    • Location: City
    • Address: 11960 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA, 90049
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Contact Email: membership@unisyn.org
    • Contact Phone: (310) 472-1255
    • Description: September 30, 2019, Rosh Hashanah Morning 8:30 am October 9, 2019, Yom Kippur Morning 8:30 am High Holy Day Young ...read moreSeptember 30, 2019, Rosh Hashanah Morning 8:30 am October 9, 2019, Yom Kippur Morning 8:30 am High Holy Day Young Family Services: Our Young Family services are designed for children preschool to about 10 years old. They are 45 mins long. We have family tickets for sale, each $54 ticket will provide entry for 2 adults and children under 14 years old. Additional Adults coming with a family can purchase an individual ticket for $18. Tickets can be purchased online or over the phone 310.472.1255: https://www.unisyn.org/form/High_Holy_Days_2019 read less
    • Valley Beth Shalom High Holy Days for Kids (Ticket purchase required)

    • Location: Valleys;Encino
    • Address: 15739 Ventura Blvd Encino, CA
    • Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
    • Description: We have many opportunities for children to attend services or children's programming at VBS. Children age 13 an ...read moreWe have many opportunities for children to attend services or children's programming at VBS. Children age 13 and older are permitted to attend "adult" services in Niznick Sanctuary and Malkin-Burdorf Hall but need a reserved seat (with the exception of second day Rosh Hashanah which is Open Seating for all services). We are also thrilled to offer the following family service options: TOT SHOFAR: Early Childhood Family Service For families with children 5 years old and younger. In the new Levine Community Center Gym from 9:15-10:00 a.m. on both mornings of Rosh Hashanah (September 30 and October 1) and on Yom Kippur (October 9). This service will include music, learning, and song for families with young children. Seating for this service is unreserved/open, but tickets are required. Very limited availability. B'YACHAD: Elementary Age Family Service For families with children in grades K-6. In the new Levine Community Center Gym starting at 10:30 a.m. on both mornings of Rosh Hashanah (September 30 and October 1) and on Yom Kippur (October 9). This service is led by VBS Rabbis and includes Torah reading, shofar blowing and special learning experiences. Seating for this service is unreserved/open, but tickets are required. Very limited availability. PLAYGROUND MINYAN/KOL HADASH: A traditional service with contemporary melodies, led by lay leaders and Rabbis. Children are encouraged to attend and participate with their parents. This year, the Playground Minyan will be held in the mornings in the Rosen Family Library (lower level of the Levine Center) and in the evenings (Erev Rosh Hashanah, Kol Nidre, and Neilah) in the Levine Center Gym. Seating for this service is unreserved/open, but tickets are required. KOL NIDRE (October 8 in the evening) Please note: there is no B'Yachad Family Service on Kol Nidre this year. Families with tickets to the B'Yachad Elementary Age Family Service are welcome to attend the Playground Minyan Kol Nidre service at 6:45 PM in the Levine Center Gym. WHAT TO DO WITH TEENS? (Grades 7-12) Teens are permitted in the Sanctuary and Malkin-Burdorf services with a ticket purchased for them. As long as a teen is accompanied at the main synagogue entry by a ticketed adult, teens are welcomed without a ticket in the following services/programming: Playground Minyan Teen Volunteering and Programming (Grades 7-12) Teen volunteer opportunities are available on a first-come, first-served sign-up process (see further details below). Teens are also invited to join the Youth Department for a thought-provoking teen program and hang time: Kol Nidre (October 8) led by Ami Monson, Co-Director of Youth Engagement, from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. in the Zicklin Lieberman Youth Center CHILDCARE & YOUTH PROGRAMMING We are pleased to offer supervision and programming for children ages 2 through 6th grade while parents attend services. This programming is offered free of charge during the High Holidays. CHILDCARE: For Children Ages 2 to 5 in the ECC Classrooms Check-in at the ECC office. Child Care includes games, activities, crafts and a snack. Child Care is Available: First day of Rosh Hashanah (September 30) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. On the second day of Rosh Hashanah (October 1) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. On Yom Kippur (October 9) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ECC age children must be pre-registered to participate. To register for childcare, contact the ECC office at 818.788.0567 to register or sign up online: https://www.vbs.org/worship/high-holidays/high-holiday-child-care YOUTH PROGRAMMING: Elementary Age Children - Grades K-6 This age group will participate in games, trivia, and arts & crafts and enjoy a snack. Elementary age programming will be held in the Zicklin Lieberman Youth Center. K-6 Youth Programming is Available: On the first day of Rosh Hashanah (September 30) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. On the second day of Rosh Hashanah (October 1) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. On Yom Kippur (October 9) from 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. There is no Youth Programming on Kol Nidre evening. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. A limited number of walk-ins will be permitted. All children must be checked in by their parents. Check-in will be in the Zicklin Lieberman Youth Center. To register for K-6 Youth Programming, contact the VBS Youth Department at 818.530.4025 or email youthdept@vbs.org or register online: https://www.vbs.org/worship/high-holidays/high-holiday-child-care read less
    • Kol Tikvah Shabbat Shuvah

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA, 91364
    • Date: Friday, October 4, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Shabbat Shuvah Shabbat Shuvah (the Sabbath of Return) occurs between ...read moreFriday, October 4, 2019 - 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Shabbat Shuvah Shabbat Shuvah (the Sabbath of Return) occurs between Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur. On this Shabbat, we are reminded that we have drifted from our moral center and that it is time to return to acts of righteousness. Service led by Rabbi Jon Hanish, Rabbi Becky Hoffman, and Cantor Noa Shaashua. Enjoy socializing, coffee, and sweet treats after the service. Free parking in the rear - enter our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670, koltikvah.org read less
    • Silverlake Independent JCC Down to the River - Slechot

    • Location: City;Eastside
    • Address: Lewis MacAdams Riverfront Park Los Angeles, CA
    • Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
    • Contact Email: joel@sijcc.net
    • Description: Saturday, October 5th, 2019 from 6:30pm-9pm Lewis MacAdams Riverfront Park Castaway last year’s mistakes at our ...read moreSaturday, October 5th, 2019 from 6:30pm-9pm Lewis MacAdams Riverfront Park Castaway last year’s mistakes at our annual East Side Jews pilgrimage to the LA River! We’ll enjoy plenty of good food and drink, plus music, ritual, reflection, and contemplation, as we let go of the past year and prepare to embrace the new one. Questions? Email joel@sijcc.net. read less
    • Temple Beth Hillel Tashlich & Havdalah at Will Rogers State Beach

    • Location: Pacific Palisades
    • Address: Will Rogers Beach Tower 6 Pacific Palisades, CA
    • Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 763-9148
    • Description: Saturday, Oct 5, 2019, at Will Rogers State Beach Tower #8 4:00 pm - Picnic on the beach 6:00 pm - Havdalah & ...read moreSaturday, Oct 5, 2019, at Will Rogers State Beach Tower #8 4:00 pm - Picnic on the beach 6:00 pm - Havdalah & Song Session Join us as clergy, family, and friends come together for a Tashlich & Havdalah Service in the Pacific Palisades. Bring bread crumbs to “cast away our sins,” a picnic meal, chairs, towels, sun protection, Tallit, and Shofar. *Please note that Los Angeles County charges a fee for the parking lot. read less
    • Adat Chaverim: High Holiday Service

    • Location: Valleys
    • Address: 19130 Ventura Blvd Tarzana,
    • Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019
    • Contact Email: info@humanisticjudaismla.org
    • Contact Phone: (888) 552-4552
    • Description: JOIN ADAT CHAVERIM, CONGREGATION FOR HUMANISTIC JUDAISM LA, WHEN WE HOLD OUR COMBINED HIGH HOLIDAY SERVICES AT THE ...read moreJOIN ADAT CHAVERIM, CONGREGATION FOR HUMANISTIC JUDAISM LA, WHEN WE HOLD OUR COMBINED HIGH HOLIDAY SERVICES AT THE LOS ENCINIOS HISTORICAL PARK ON SUNDAY, OCT 6, 2019 AT 1PM. CONTACT 888-552-HJLA (4552) OR EMAIL: INFO@HUMANISTICJUDAISMLA.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION. COST: $50 NON MEMBERS, $15 CHILDREN. LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU! read less
    • Shomrei Torah Tashich

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 7353 Valley Circle Boulevard West Hills, CA
    • Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019
    • Contact Phone: 7353 Valley Circle Boulevard
    • Description: Sunday, October 6, 2019, at 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tashlich and Bring Your Own Picnic Dinner. Tashlich, casting away ...read moreSunday, October 6, 2019, at 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Tashlich and Bring Your Own Picnic Dinner. Tashlich, casting away, is the ceremonial tossing of bread crumbs, which represent our sins, into a flowing body of water. This is a beautiful opportunity to say goodbye to the things we want to let go of this past year and start the New Year on the right foot with friends and family. (Location To Be Determined) read less
    • Sinai Temple Tashlich at the Beach

    • Address: 10400 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA, 90024
    • Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019
    • Description: Sunday, October 6, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. Meet in front of Casa del Mar, at the end of the boardwalk, Santa Monica The ...read moreSunday, October 6, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. Meet in front of Casa del Mar, at the end of the boardwalk, Santa Monica The word Tashlich comes from the Hebrew word meaning "to cast," referring to the intent to cast away our sins. As we welcome the new year, join us for a Tashlich service at the beach, led by Rabbis Erez Sherman and Nicole Guzik. This event is free and open to the community, but we ask that you please RSVP and bring bread crumbs to cast away your transgressions read less
    • Kol Tikvah Yom Kippur Kol Nidre and Morning Service

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd. Woodland Hills, CA
    • Age Group: 0-12 years old
    • Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 348-0670
    • Description: Kol Tikvah Kol Nidre Service - Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 7:30 pm Kol Tikvah Yom Kippur Morning Service – Wedne ...read moreKol Tikvah Kol Nidre Service - Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 7:30 pm Kol Tikvah Yom Kippur Morning Service – Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 9:30 am On Rosh HaShanah, we joyously enter the New Year, and on Yom Kippur we think about the changes we need to make to improve not only ourselves but our relationships with our family, friends and community. Experience Yom Kippur at Kol Tikvah as we reflect on forgiveness and change. There will be special educational programming including an Israel update and a meditation class – creating a unique prayer experience. The day will conclude with Yizkor and Neilah followed by a community wide break fast. During the Yom Kippur Morning Service, 3rd-6th graders are invited to join Rabbi Becky Hoffman and Experiential Education Coordinator Samantha Duenas, for interactive study and activities with RSVP. Participants will still attend opening prayers with their family in the main service. For tickets, information, and RSVP, call 818-348-0670 or visit our website koltikvah.org. Enter thru our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. read less
    • Sholem Community (non-religious) Kol Nidre – Erev Yom Kippur

    • Location: City
    • Address: 3131 Olympic Blvd Santa Monica, CA
    • Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
    • Contact Email: marvizon@yahoo.com
    • Contact Phone: (310) 839-4288
    • Description: Tuesday, October 8, 7:30 pm. Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creative and imbued wit ...read moreTuesday, October 8, 7:30 pm. Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creative and imbued with a sense of relevance to the concerns of our modern times. Kol Nidre, the evening that initiates Yom Kippur, is a highlight of the Sholem calendar. Informed by Jewish traditions in music and in spoken word, we reflect on our lives and the state of the world through a humanistic and progressive prism. Childcare is available with advance reservation. Contact Email: info@sholem.org Address: Moss Theater, 3131 Olympic Blvd. Santa Monica, CA. Space is limited - event will sell out! For more info & to purchase tickets: www.Sholem.org. read less
    • Sholem Community (non-religious) Yom Kippur in the Park - FREE

    • Location: City
    • Address: Rancho Park, 2551 Motor Avenue Cheviot Hills,, CA
    • Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
    • Contact Email: info@sholem.org
    • Description: Wednesday, October 9, 2019, from 11 am - 1 pm. Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creat ...read moreWednesday, October 9, 2019, from 11 am - 1 pm. Sholem's secular (non-religious) holidays observances are creative and imbued with a sense of relevance to the concerns of our modern times. A secular observance with a discussion about ethics in our daily lives. Break out the group with age-appropriate discussion for children. We will gather in Picnic Area #1 (behind the swimming pool, on the hill by the playground). Contact Email: info@sholem.org Address: Rancho Park, 2551 Motor Avenue, Cheviot Hills, CA read less
    • Shomrei Torah Neilah Caramel Apple-Ganza

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 7353 Valley Circle Blvd. West Hills, CA
    • Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
    • Description: Wednesday, October 9th, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:15 PM Neilah – Blessing of the Children | Sanctuary During the Neilah ...read moreWednesday, October 9th, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:15 PM Neilah – Blessing of the Children | Sanctuary During the Neilah service, our ark is open and everyone is invited to stop in front of the Torah scrolls to engage in personal prayer as a family or as individuals. At the end of this service will be a special opportunity for our children to receive a blessing from Rabbi Camras. Neilah will end with a Havdalah and a caramel apple to break the fast! read less
    • Shomrei Torah Yom Kippur Family Services

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 7353 Valley Circle Boulevard West Hills, CA
    • Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
    • Contact Phone: (818) 854-7650
    • Description: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM Yom Kippur Service | Sanctuary 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Babysitting ...read moreWednesday, October 9, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM Yom Kippur Service | Sanctuary 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Babysitting – RSVP Required (No Fee) | ECC 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Children’s Yom Kippur Experience (Grades K-6) | School Building Parents who are attending High Holy Day services at STS may drop their K-6th-grade students off in the school building for a day of educational Yom Kippur programming including a prayer service and interactive learning about the holiday. 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM ECC – 2nd Grade Family Service | Heytow Chapel 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM 3rd – 6th Grade Family Service | Heytow Chapel. This interactive and musical service will have our families singing, praying and reflecting about our vision of our best selves in the year to come. 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Tweens & Teens Services (Grades 7-12) | Youth Lounge. This USY-led service promises to be inspirational and motivational for the youth of our community read less
    • Kol Tikvah's Simchat Torah Service

    • Location: West Valley
    • Address: 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA
    • Date: Friday, October 25, 2019
    • Description: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Simchat Torah Celebration Enjoy a fun evening of dancing with our To ...read moreFriday, October 25, 2019 - 6:30 pm Kol Tikvah Simchat Torah Celebration Enjoy a fun evening of dancing with our Torahs! Celebrate Shabbat and Simchat Torah with our community, Rabbi Jon Hanish, Rabbi Becky Hoffman, and Cantor Noa Shaashua. We honor our Torahs by dancing with them in our sanctuary and hearing the cantor chant the concluding verses of Deuteronomy and the first verses of Genesis. The newest Kol Tikvah students will be honored as part of the evening’s program. Socializing, coffee, and sweet treats follow the service. Free parking in the rear - enter our parking lot on Del Moreno Drive (second driveway on the right.) Held at Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, 818-348-0670, koltikvah.org read less
    • Shofar Factory 2019

    • Description: You are invited to participate in the Shofar Factory! The Shofar is an integral part of Rosh Hashana. This workshop ...read moreYou are invited to participate in the Shofar Factory! The Shofar is an integral part of Rosh Hashana. This workshop will show your students and campers how to make and blow a Shofar, and explain its significance. Each workshop is designed to be interactive, engaging, and sensorial. Students will come away from the program with a deeper understanding of the shofar and the means to apply its message throughout the year. To sing up for a class, please go to https://form.jotform.com/90506850249156 read less