I got this from Temple Israel, the only synagogue in Alameda: We are pleased to offer complimentary tickets during the High Holy Day services, though a donation is requested. The tickets are good for all services throughout the Days of Awe. Tickets will be held at Will Call and a photo ID is required. When…Read More »
Will you be buying tickets for High Holy Day Services?
Below is a list of synagogues and links to purchase tickets for High Holy Day services. HIGH HOLY DAY TICKETS Most synagogues offer tickets for the High Holy Day services to non-members. Here are some synagogues, their websites, and location, so you can check out your options online. For the synagogues listed below you can…Read More »
Get ready for the High Holy Days
Rabbi Graetz is a wonderfully engaging teacher & a poetry lover. The class is free. Be sure you know where the Adult Lounge is – on the lower level. High Holy Days Preparation with Rabbi Roberto D. Graetz In preparation for the Days of Awe we will be looking at some of the religious poetry…Read More »
Children and the High Holy Days
A mom emailed me this question: Our daughter will be attending a public school in our neighborhood this fall. We’ve also finally joined a shul where she will have Hebrew school classes. I’m wondering what to do about High Holidays now that many will fall on “school days.” Do you keep the kids home only…Read More »
Making the most of Summer!
I think about two things in August – first I worry that the summer is almost over and I rush to enjoy the out-of-doors as much as possible. Second, I begin to think about the coming High Holy Days. Enjoying the summer DO IT! Go outside! Look at the sky, the trees, the flowers! On…Read More »
Don’t Sleep Through the High Holidays
Many mornings my husband hits the snooze button – several times – leaving himself a narrow window of time before he has to hit the front door. Many of those mornings as his eyes pass over his beloved aquarium near the door he says, “Honey, could you feed my fish?” Of course I can. Now…Read More »