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Celebrate the High Holidays
with a Humanistic Community
5774


UNITED STATES

ARIZONA
Or Adam, Congregation for Humanistic Judaism, Phoenix, AZ
Rosh Hashana
Thursday, Sept. 5, 7:00 p.m.
Kol Nidre — Saturday, Sept 14, 7:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Memorial Service (including a break-the-fast meal) — Saturday, Sept 14,, Memorial Service at 2:30pm, Break-the-Fast Potluck at 4.00 p.m.
Location all services: All services to be held at the Cutler-Plotkin Jewish Heritage Ctr. 122 E. Cutler St., Phoenix, AZ 85004.
Fees: Free to members. Non-members; $50 per service, or $100 in advance for all 3 events (Rosh Hashana, Kol Nidre, Memorial Service).
Contact: (480) 663-7788, oradamcongregation@gmail.com, www.oradam.org
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blue bullet Secular Humanist Jewish Circle, AZ
High Holidays — Saturday, Sept 7, 10:00 a.m. Lunch follows Service.
Location: St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church, 4625 E. River Rd.
Fees: Pre-Registration required for lunch; members, $25; Non-members, $40.
Contact: (520) 577-7718, http://www.secularhumanistjewishcircle.org, srubinaz@comcast.net.

CALIFORNIA
Adat Chaverim, CHJ, Los Angeles, CA
Rosh Hashana Thursday, Sept. 5, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Members Home for members and guests.
Tashlikh — Sunday, Sept 8, 2:00p.m.
Location: Burton Chace Park. 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Ray, CA 90292.
Yom Kippur — Saturday, Sept 14, 2:00 p.m.
Location: American Jewish University, 15600 Mulholland Drive, Bel Air, CA
Fees: Members, free. Guests of members, $65 per person. Under 18, no charge; Non-members $120 for all services, or $65 per service.
Contact: www.humanisticjudaismla.org, info@humanisticjudaismla.org, (888) 552-4552

Kahal Am, Humanistic Jewish Congregation of San Diego, CA
Erev Rosh Hashana — Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Encinitas Community Center. 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024
Tashlikh — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Location: San Dieguito County Park. 1628 Lomas Santa Fe Dr., Del Mar, 92014. Go to lower entrance off El Camino Real.
Kol Nidre—Tuesday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Encinitas Community Center. 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024
Yom Kippur & Break Fast — Saturday, Sept. 14, 5:30 p.m.
Location: Encinitas Community Center. 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024
Note: Please bring dairy dish to share for Break Fast Potluck.

Fees: Members over 28, $50 per person; non-members over 28, $65 per person; Young adults,16-28, $25; Under 16, free. (Covers any or all four events).

Contact: info@kahalam.org, www.kahalam.org; (858) 549-3088

Kol Hadash, Northern California CHJ
Rosh Hashana — Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Tashlikh — Saturday, Sept. 7, Noon.
Erev Yom Kippur — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Contact: (510) 428-1492,
http://www.kolhadash.org, info@kolhadash.org.

Orange County SHJ, CA
Rosh Hashana — Friday, Sept. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 3, Dining Room 2.
No charge.
Yom Kippur & Break-the-Fast — Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:30 p.m.

Location: Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 7, Main Room.
Fees: Members, $21; Non-Members, $26.
Contact: Rosalie Gottfried, Madrikha (949) 422-3895, rosart1@aol.com for reservations.
Non-residents must call for gate pass.

Pacific Community of Cultural Jews, Orange County, CA
Rosh Hashana — Saturday, Sept. 7, 11:00 a.m.
Yom Kippur — Saturday, Sept. 14, 1:00 p.m.
Location: Orange Coast Unitarian Church of Costa Mesa, 2845 Mesa Verde East, Costa Mesa.
Fees: No charge for members. Non-members: 13 years & up, $50 per service or $85 for both; ages, 2-12 years, $35 per service or $60 for both
Contact: (949) 760-9006,
http://pccjews.org, PacifComm@aol.com.

COLORADO
Beth Ami, Colorado Congregation for Humanistic Judaism
Rosh Hashana — Thursday, Sept. 5, 4:00 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Unitarian Church, 14350 W. 32nd Ave. Golden, CO 80401
Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Eisenhower Chapel, 293 Roslyn St., Denver, CO 80230
Yom Kippur Service — Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:00 p.m., followed by break-the-fast meal.
Location: Jefferson Unitarian Church, Golden, 14350 W. 32nd Ave., Golden, CO 80401
Tickets or reservations required.
Fees: Non-members: $50 suggested donation for all 3 services or suggested $20 donation per service. Students: $10 suggested donation - Under 18 years old free. Please bring a canned food donation for the Weinberg Pantry.
Contact: Kathy Kane at (303) 751-0936 or kkane7403@aol.com.

CONNECTICUT
Congregation for Humanistic Judaism, Fairfield County, CT
Rosh Hashana Evening Service — Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Children's Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 1:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre Evening Service — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Family Service & Break-Fast — Saturday, Sept. 14, 1.00 p.m.
Fees: Free admission to all High Holiday Programs, donations appreciated.
Location for all services: Westport Unitarian Church. 10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport.
Contact: (203) 226-5451; www.humanisticjews.org; info@humanisticjews.org
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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
bullet Machar, The Washington Congregation for SHJ
Rosh Hashana Services will be led by Madrikh Michael Prival.
Rosh Hashana Children’s Service
— Thursday, Sept. 4, 9:30 a.m.
Rosh Hashana Main Service
— Thursday, Sept. 4,, 10:30 a.m.
SHJ Rabbi Miriam Jerris will lead Yom Kippur Services.
Kol Nidre—Tuesday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Children’s Service—Wednesday, Sept 26, 9:30 a.m.
Yom Kippur Main Service—Wednesday, Sept 26, 10:30 a.m.
Location for all services: Cedar Lane Unitarian Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda
Fees: $75/adult for a single service, $190/adult for all 3 congregational services; Young adults, ages 21-35, $38 for single service, $106 for all 3 congregational services; Children’s services are $10 per person, no fee for adults who purchase tickets for adult service.
Contact: (202) 686-1881, info@machar.org, www.machar.org

FLORIDA
Congregation Beth Adam, Boca Raton, FL
Rosh Hashana — Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Family Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:00 a.m.
Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Family Service — Saturday, Sept. 14, 10:00 a.m.
Yom Kippur Memorial Service — Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:30 p.m.
Location for all services: Delray Beach Golf Club. 2200 Highland Ave., Delray Beach, FL
Fees: Members, $100 / 5 Services. Memorial Service is free of charge. Tickets / Reservations required.
Contact: (561) 638-1690, mandyfriedland@att.net
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Congregation for Humanistic Judaism, Sarasota, FL
Rosh Hashana Service & Lunch — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Memorial Service & Break-the-Fast Lunch — Saturday, Sept. 14, 3:00 p.m.
Location for all services: Unity Church of Sarasota, 3023 Proctor Rd., Sarasota, FL 34231
Fees: Free to all SHJ affiliate members. $25 charge for members adult children covers all services. Children under 18, College Students and members of the Military are free. Non-member flat fee of $100 to attend any or all services. Ticket price will be applied to membership if joining within 60 days.
Contact: CHJ (941) 929-7771, chj-sarasota@hotmail.com, www.chj-sarasota.org.

blue bullet Humanistic Jewish Havurah of Southwest Florida, Bonita Springs, FL
Contact: Cynthia Cook, cynthiacook@humanisticjewishhavurahswfl.org.

ILLINOIS
Beth Chaverim Humanistic Jewish Community, Deerfield, IL, Rabbi Jodi Kornfeld
Rosh Hashana — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m..
Yom Kippur — Saturday, Sept. 14,, 10:30 a.m.
Location: Shepard Middle School, Deerfield
Fees: $136/person for both holidays.
Contact: Beth Chaverim office (847) 945-6512, info@bethchaverim.net.


Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation, Highland Park, IL, Rabbi Adam Chalom
Rosh Hashana Evening Service — Wednesday, Sept. 4, 8:00 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Morning Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:00 a.m.
Rosh Hashana Family Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 2:00 p.m., no charge.
Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Morning Service — Saturday, Sept 14, 10:00 a.m.
Yom Kippur Children's Service — Saturday, Sept 14, 2:00 p.m., no charge.
Memorial & Concluding Services — Saturday, Sept 14,, 3:30 p.m., no charge
Location for all services: Gorton Center, 400 East Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL
Fees: Prospective members: $50 per service, $150 for all 4 adult services. Reservations required for all services; prospective members contact Kol Hadash for info.
Contact: (847) 383-5184, info@kolhadash.com

MARYLAND
blue bullet Baltimore Jewish Cultural Chavurah, MD
Rosh HashanaThursday, Sept. 5, 7:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Friday, Sept. 13, 7:00 p.m..
Contact: (410) 493-2473, baltimoresecularjews@gmail.com

MASSACHUSETTS
Kahal B’raira, Boston Congregation for HJ, MA
Rosh Hashana Eve — Adult/Teen Service, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Morning Family ServiceThursday, Sept. 5, 10:00 a.m.
Yom Kippur Evening Adult/Teen Service Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Morning Family Service Saturday, Sept 14, 10:00 a.m.
Yom Kippur Afternoon Adult Service Saturday, Sept 14,12:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Adult & Family Break-Fast Saturday, Sept 14, 3:00 p.m. Location Members home, Pot-luck style. Please RSVP for Break-Fast locations.
Location for all services (Except Break-Fast): First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Mass Ave., Arlington
Fees: All services free and open to the public. Donations are strongly encouraged.
Contact: (617) 969-4596; membership@kahalbraira.org

MICHIGAN
The Birmingham Temple, Farmington Hills, MI, Rabbi Jeffrey Falick
Erev Rosh Hashana —Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Morning — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Rosh Hashana Afternoon Family Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 2:00 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Family Service — Sunday, Sept. 8, 11:00 a.m.
Rosh Hashana Memorial Service — Sunday, Sept. 8, 1:00 p.m.
Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur Morning — Saturday, Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Yom Kippur Family Service — Saturday, Sept. 14, 2:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Afternoon Yizkor Service — Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:30 p.m.
Location: Birmingham Temple, 28611 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills, MI
Fees: Free. Donations appreciated.
Contact: (248) 477-1410, info@birminghamtemple.org, www.birminghamtemple.org.

MINNESOTA
Or Emet Congregation, Minneapolis, MN
Rosh Hashana Service Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:00 p.m.
Taslikh Service Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.

Kol NidreFriday, Sept. 13, 7:00 p.m.
Yom Kippur Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:00 p.m.
Location for all services: Sabes Jewish Community Center of Greater Minneapolis. 4330 South Cedar Lake Road, St Louis Park.
Fees: Free
Contact:
Joan Barnett, assistant-to-the-president@oremet.org.

NEW JERSEY
Morris County Congregation for HJ, Chester, NJ
Erev Rosh HashanaWednesday, Sept. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Rosh Hashana Service — Thursday, Sept. 5, 11:30 a.m.
Kol NidreFriday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom Kippur & Break FastSaturday, Sept. 14, 11:30 a.m.
Location for all services: Brookside Community Center. 1 East Main St., Brookside, NJ
Fees: $100 per family or $80 for individuals which entitles you to all 4 services or just one. Fee will be applied toward dues for new members.
Contact: (973) 927-0078, www.chjmc.org, webinfo@chjmc.org.

NEW YORK
Beth Haskalah, Rochester, NY
Rosh HashanaWednesday, Sept. 4, 6:00 p.m.
Location: Brighton Town Lodge, Westfall Rd, Brighton.
Yom KippurSaturday, Sept. 14, 6:00 p.m.
Location: Home of the Marcus’.
Fees: Dish to pass for “break the fast” dinner after service.
Contact: Barry Swan, madrikh, (585) 461-5137, baswan@aol.com

The City Congregation, Manhattan, Rabbi Peter Schweitzer
Rosh Hashana — Thursday, Sept. 5,10:30 a.m.
Kol Nidre — Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Yom KippurSaturday, Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Children’s programs and luncheon available.
Location for all services: Holiday Inn. 440 W. 57th Street, Manhattan.
Fees: $180 (discount for first-timers and relatives of members).
Contact: Amy Stein  (212) 213-1002, info@citycongregation.org


blue bullet Kol Haverim, Finger Lakes Community for Humansitic Judaism
Contact: http://kolhaverim.net, vicechair@kolhaverim.net.

Westchester CHJ, NY
Rabbi Frank Tamburello will lead Rosh Hashana Services
Erev Rosh HashanaWednesday, Sept. 4, 6:45 p.m.
Rosh Hashana — Thursday, Sept. 5, 9:30 a.m. (concurrent with Children's Service).
Yom Kippur & Break-Fast –– Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:00 p. m.
Location: Community Unitarian Church, 468 Rosedale Ave., White Plains, NY 10605
Fees: all services free of charge
Contact: Dmitry Turovsky (914) 713-8828, info@wchj.org

NORTH CAROLINA
Kol Haskalah CHJ, Raleigh/Durham, NC
Contact: (919) 968-7888, http://www.kolhaskalah.org, info@kolhaskalah.org.

OHIO
blue bullet Humanist Jewish Chavurah of Columbus, OH
High Holidays — Sunday, Sept. 8, 1:30 p.m.
Location: New Albany Public Library (Conference Room), 200 Market St., New Albany, OH 43054
Contact: (614) 285-4522, http://www.hjccohio.org.

OREGON
Kol Shalom, CHJ, Portland, OR
Erev Rosh Hashana Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:00 p.m. Oneg to follow.
Yom Kippur Saturday, Sept. 14, 4:00 p.m. Potluck Break-Fast to follow.
Location for all services: West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 8470 SW Oleson Rd. Portland, OR 97223
Fees per service: Reservations required: $10/members and members' guests, $25/nonmembers and non-guests
Contact/RSVP: (503) 459-4210,  info@kolshalom.org

WASHINGTON
Secular Jewish Circle of Puget Sound, Seattle, WA
Rosh Hashana Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:00 p.m.
Location: 4001 9th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Contact: (206) 528-1944, http://www.secularjewishcircle.org, info@secularjewishcircle.org.

CANADA

ONTARIO
Oraynu Congregation, Toronto, Ontario, Rabbi Karen Levy

Rosh Hashana — Thursday, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Fees: $90; less for students, children’s program and babysitting available for a fee.
Erev Yom Kippur — Friday, Sept. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Fees: $90; $45 for children or students; no children’s program or babysitting
Yom Kippur — Saturday, Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Fees: $70; less for students, children’s program and babysitting available for a fee.
Package to attend all three events: $200 adults, $100 students
Location for all services: The Avenue Banquet Hall, 1600 Steeles Ave. W., Toronto
Contact: (416) 385-3910, roby@oraynu.org.

 

 
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