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2017 | 5778 High Holy Day Schedule at KI
“What Makes us Strong?”


Friday, September 15*
Shana Tova Family Shabbat
5:30 p.m. Apple & Honey Tasting
6:00 p.m. Family Shabbat Service led by JQuest Grades 1st-6th & Shir Joy
7:00 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Make Your Own Honey Jar

Saturday, September 16
7:30 p.m. Dress the Torah Scrolls,
followed by Selichot reception,
program & service

Wednesday, September 20
8:00 p.m. Erev Rosh Hashanah Service
“Personal Strength: Am I Strong Enough?”

Thursday, September 21
Rosh Hashanah 

9:00 a.m. Tot Service
10:00 a.m. Morning Service
“Stronger Together: Jewish Unity”
10:30 a.m. Teen Service
3:00 p.m. Family Service*
4:30 p.m. Tashlich Service – Wall Park*

Friday, September 29
Erev Yom Kippur

6:00 p.m. Kol Nidre for the Soul Service
8:00 p.m. Kol Nidre Service
“How Does Faith Make Us Stronger?”

Saturday, September 30
Yom Kippur

9:00 a.m. Tot Service
10:00 a.m. Morning Service
“Community: Better Together”
10:30 a.m. Teen Service
12:30 p.m. Study Session
2:00 p.m. Family Service*
3:30 p.m. Afternoon & Memorial Service*
“Strength In The Shadow”
5:10 p.m. Neilah Service*

Wednesday, October 4*
5:00 p.m. Erev Sukkot Blessings & Brown Bag Dinner
5:30 p.m. Erev Sukkot Service
6:00 p.m. Sukkot Program with Del. Valley Univ. & Sukkot Craft for Kids

Thursday, October 5*
1st Day of Sukkot
10:30 a.m. Sukkot Service

Friday, October 6
8:00 p.m. Sukkot Shabbat Service
“Opening the Book of Ecclesiastes” Sukkot Sermon by Rabbi Sussman

Wednesday, October 11*
6:00 p.m. BYO Brown Bag Dinner
6:30 p.m. Erev Simchat Torah Service
& Consecration of New Students followed by Ice Cream Oneg

Thursday, October 12*
10:30 a.m. Shemini Atzeret/Yizkor Service & Luncheon by RSVP only

*Indicates a non-ticketed FREE service

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High Holy Day Sermons

"My Personal Journey With Judaism" by Ray McGarry

David Berman's High Holy Day Message

Arlene Holtz's High Holy Day Message

Walter Rosen's High Holy Day Message