Looking for High Holiday Services 2017/5778?

The following synagogues and institutions in the Chicago area welcome individuals and families who are not currently members to participate in their services. Please contact them directly for all the details and times of services. You may contact the Board of Rabbis with any questions at 312-444-2896.

Rosh Hashanah: Wednesday evening, September 20 Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22.

Yom Kippur: Friday evening, September 29, and ends in the evening of Saturday, September 30.

City of Chicago

Anshe Emet
Times of Services:
Erev RH  7:00 pm
RH Day 1 and Day 2 8:30 am
Kol Nidre:  5:45 PM
YK Day:  8:30 am
Denomination:  Conservative
3751 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL  60613
Cost:  $450 Adult over 35-must call the office
Young Adult ticket age 21-34 separate pricing available
RSVP by:  No tickets are sold after September 16
Contact:  Amy Karp, 773-868-5139 or akarp@ansheemet.org

Bais Menachem (Chabad)
Rosh Hashanah - Thursday, September 21 at 9:00 am
Yom Kippur - Saturday, September 30 at 9:00 am
2833 W. Howard, Chicago, IL 60645
Cost : Suggested Donation - $180 (no reservation required)
RSVP by Date - the sooner the better
Contact: 773 262 2770

Emanuel Congregation
Erev Rosh Hashanah - Wednesday, September 20 at 8:00 pm
Rosh Hashanah - Thursday, September 21  Family Service at 9:00 am, Congregational Service at 10:45 am
Rosh Hashanah 2 - Friday, September 22 Congregational Service at 10:30 am 
Kol Nidre - Friday, September 29 Service at 8:00 pm
Yom Kippur - Saturday, September 30  Family Service at 9:00 am, Congregational Service at 10:45 am, Afternoon Engagement Opportunities at 12:45 pm
                      (Healing Service, Learning, Meditatin, Music, Torah Reading, Yizkor, Ne’ilah)
Denomination:  Reform
5959 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL  60660
Cost:  Family Services by donation, Congregational Service tickets are $360 for nonmembers for both RH and YK, contact the Synagogue Office for more information.
RSVP by September 11
Contact:  Jessica Katz, Administrative/Events Coordinator at 773-561-5173 or jkatz@emanuelcong.org

Heritage Russian Jewish Congregation
2941 W. Touhy Ave, Chicago, IL  60645
We are a congregation serving Russian Jews of all religious backgrounds.  Our services are free of charge, donations are welcomed.
No RSVP required.
Schedule will be posted later.

K.A.M. Isaiah Israel
K.A.M. Isaiah Israel, founded in 1847, is the oldest Reform congregation west of Ohio. We are known for innovative and creative programming, projects, and people and are distinguished by our membership, scholarship, worship, music, social justice, landmark sanctuary, and powerful history. Our mission is to continue to lead, innovate, and be a light for our congregation, community, and the world beyond. From strength to strength, we build our future on our historic past.

Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, September 20
Evening Service | 7:30pm

Thursday, September 21
Family Service | 9:00am  
Morning Service | 10:00am
Tashlich | 5:00pm

Friday, September 22 –
Second Day Service | 10:00am

Yom Kippur
Friday, September 29
Kol Nidre Service 7:30pm

Saturday, September 30
Family Service | 9:00 am
Morning Service | 10:00am
Service of Healing and Renewal | 2:00pm
Avodah Service | 3:00pm
Afternoon Service | 4:00pm
Yizkor Memorial Service | 5:00pm
N’ilah Concluding Service | 5:45pm
Break-fast | 6:45pm

KAMII Members are invited to request complimentary guest tickets for family and friends. Non-member adult tickets are available for $125; children’s tickets (ages 10-18) are free. Tickets for college students and active military members are free with a valid ID at the door. If you have questions about tickets or schedules, please contact Executive Director Amy Schachman (aschachman@kamii.org | 773-924-1234)

1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd. | Chicago, IL 60615 | www.kamii.org | 773.924.1234 | kamii@kamii.org

Mishkan Chicago
Service Times on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur can be found at:  www.mishkanchicago.org/shabbat-holidays/high-holidays/  
The goal of Mishkan High Holidays is nothing less than to leverage the spiritual power of community to recreate ourselves and recreate the world. How can we cut through all the noise out there (not to mention the usual pings, dings, rings, and vibrations happening on our very bodies), to hear the deepest yearnings of our hearts? Where is that still, small voice that helps connect us to our highest aspirations for ourselves and our planet? Our tradition asserts that tikkun atzmi (self repair) is actually the basic recipe for tikkun olam (healing of the world), and we spend the 10 holy days of repentance from Rosh Hashannah to Yom Kippur creating real-time, face-to-face community of reflection, prayer, music and collective transformational power. We immerse ourselves in it for the sake of taking it back out into the world – to uplift, to agitate, to inspire, to challenge, to grow, and to heal. Rejuvenation, inspiration, celebration. It’s Get Higher 5778: High Holidays, Mishkan-style.
Address:  Preston Bradley Center, 941 W. Lawrence
Cost:  Early bird rate until mid August:  $72 for both holidays (erev and next day), $40 for one holiday (erev and next day), and $35 for Kol Nidre only.
RSVP by Date:  We accept walk-up registrations.
Contact:  773-893-0613 or admin@mishkanchicago.org   

Chicago Loop Synagogue
Contact the Chicago Loop Synagogue office at 312-346-7370 for more information.

Or Menorah
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur 8:30am
Denomination and/or Description of Services: Orthodox Traditional

Address 7006 N California Ave.
Chicago IL 60645

Cost $100 donation, or free if unemployed.

RSVP by Date: 9/13/17

Contact Information: ormenorah@ormenorah.com

Website: OrMenorah.com

Temple Sholom of Chicago

Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Rosh Hashanah
Erev Rosh Hashanah – Wednesday, Sept 20th at 7:30 pm
Rosh Hashanah (Family Friendly) – Thursday, Sept. 21 at 9:00 am
JK -3rd Grad Rosh Hahshanah Experience – Thursday, Sept. 21  at 10:30 am
Rosh Hashanah Service (Congregational) – Thursday, Sept. 21 at 10:45 am 

Yom Kippur
Kol Nidre Early Service (Family Friendly) –Friday,  Sept. 29 at 5:30 pm
Kol Nidre Late Services – Friday, Sept. 29 at 8:15 pm

Yom Kippur Services (Family Friendly) – Saturday, Sept. 30 at 9:00 am
JK – 3rd Grade Experience – Saturday, Sept 30 at 10:30 am
Yom Kippur Service (Congregational) – Saturday, Sept. 30 at 10:45 am
Study & Reflection –Saturday Sept. 30 at 1:30 pm
Meditation & Music – Saturday, Sept 30 at 1:45 pm
Yom Kippur Yitzkor Service – Saturday, Sept 30 at 3 pm  

Denomination and/or Description of Services: Reform

Address: 3480 North Lake Shore Drive

$250 for Non-Member – For all high holy day services
$80 Non-Member age 21-34 For all high holy day services
$54 Non-Member Tot Services

Services at no charge below

Student – (current active ID required) To  all High Holy Day services              
2nd Day Rosh Hashanah 
 Yizkor Services

RSVP by Date: 9/18/2017
Contact Information: Shayna Jensky, Email: Shayna@sholomchicago.org  Phone: 773-435-1559
Website: http://www.sholomchicago.org/

Northern Suburbs

Anshe Tikvah
* Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Wednesday, September 20: Erev - 8:00 p.m.m

Thursday, September 21: Morning 10:00 a.m.

Friday, September 22: 2nd day    10:00 a.m.

Friday, September 29: Kol Nidre - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 30: Morning - 10:00 a.m.
Afternoon, Yizkor & Concluding4:00 p.m.

Denomination: non-denominational

Gates of Repentance 
Stevenson High School
Performing Art Center
1 Stevenson Drive
Lincolnshire, IL 60069

* Cost    $159.00
* RSVP by Date   9/18
* Contact Information  847-917-7726
* Website  - www.anshetikvah.org

Chabad of Wilmette - Center for Jewish Life & Learning
Inspirational & Meaningful Services | Warm & Welcoming Atmosphere | Children & Teen Service
Rabbi Dovid Flinkenstein – Chazan Moshe Teldon
Service Schedule
Rosh Hashanah: 
Evening 9/20 & 21: 6:30 pm
Morning 9/21 & 22: 9:00 am; Children & Teen Service: 11:00 am; Shofar Service: Noon
Tashlich 9/21: 5:00 pm
Yom Kippur:
Kol Nidre 9/29: 6:15 pm
Morning 9/30: 9:00 am; Children & Teen Service: 11:00 am; Yizkor: Noon
Mincha: 5:00 pm
Neilah: 6:00 pm
Final Shofar: 7:15 pm
Address:  2904 Old Glenview Rd, Wilmette, IL  60091
Cost:  No Membership Fees or Tickets - Suggested donation of $100 per person
RSVP:  847-251-7707 

Erev Rosh Hashanah:  Wednesday, September 20 - 7:00 pm
Rosh Hashanah:  Thursday, September 21 - 10:00 am
Tashlich:  Immediately following morning service
Kol Nidre:  Friday, September 29 - 6:30 pm
Yom Kippur Morning Service:  Saturday, September 30 - 10:00 am
Yom Kippur Afternoon Service:  Saturday, September 30 - 3:15 pm
Denomination and/or description of services:  Nondenominational/Reform
Address:  Riverwoods Location to be shared when tickets in purchased.  
Cost:  $180 for all services for returners; $90 for dependent children and first time attendees
RSVP by:  Day before Rosh Hashana
Contact:  Renee at 312-402-8339 or rfhochberg@gmail.com  

Beth Chaverim Humanistic Jewish Community 
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur:  10:30 am each day
Denomination and/or Description of Services: Humanistic
Shepard Middle School, 440 Grove, Deerfield
Cost: $136 per adult, covers both holidays
RSVP by Date: September 15
Contact Information: info@bethchaverim.net
Website:  www.bethchaverim.net

B'nai Tikvah   
Family Alternative Services
Rosh Hashanah - Thursday, 9/21 at 9:00 am and Yom Kippur - Saturday, 9/30 at 9:00 am 
High Holiday Young Family Service
Rosh Hashanah - Thursday, 9/21 at 9:30 am and Yom Kippur - Saturday, 9/30 at 9:30 am
Both at South Park School
Denomination and/or description of services:  Egalitarian Conservative - Intergenerational High Holiday Services
South Park School - 1421 Hackberry Road, Deerfield, IL 60015
Cost:  $100 per family
RSVP by:  September 18
Contact: Mari Plotnik - 847-945-0470 or mplotnik@bnaitikvah.net  

Chabad Jewish Center of Elgin

Rosh Hashanah Schedule:
September 20
Evening Services 6:45 pm
Followed by dinner at 7:45 pm, Please RSVP

September 21
Morning Services 10:00 am
Children’s Program 11:00am-12:30pm
Shofar Sounding 12:00 pm 
Mincha & Tashlich Service 6:15 pm
Evening Service 7:30 pm

September 22
Morning Services 10:00 am
Shofar Sounding 12:00 pm 

Yom Kippur schedule

September 29
Kol Nidrei Services 6:30 pm

September 30
Morning Services 10:00 am
Yizkor Memorial Service 12:30 pm
Mincha & Neilah Services 5:00 pm
Fast ends 7:17 pm
Followed by a break fast buffet 

Chabad Jewish Center of Elgin
30W509 Shoe Factory Rd
Elgin, IL 60120

Whether your background in Jewish prayer and practice is extensive or limited, the services will leave you feeling enriched, connected, uplifted and energized to start your New Year in a most meaningful way. There is no mandatory seat charge, donations are greatly appreciated.  

RSVP @ Elginchabad.com

Congregation Ahavat Olam
Erev Rosh Hashaanah (9/20/17) & Erev Yom Kippur (9/29/17): 7:30 P.M.
Rosh Hashanah (9/21/17) & Yom Kippur (9/30/17):  10:30 A.M.*
* Please note: Yom Kippur morning service includes Yizkor and Neilah.
Denomination and/or description of services:  Reform
Intimate and participatory services are led by Rabbi Nancy Landsman and Cantor Joanna Lind, along with professional musicians. 
600 Deerfield Road, Deerfield, IL
Cost:  No charge for members, students, and active duty military.
For others:  $150 per person if paid by September 1st.  $175 thereafter.
Mail Checks to P.O. Box 1412, Deerfield, IL  60015
No tickets are issued, Names will be checked off at the door.
RSVP by:  September 1st preferred, but we will welcome anyone who makes arrangements prior to the holiday services.
Contact:  ahavat-olam@hotmail.com   or Alan Posner at 847-502-8120

Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook, IL  60062
Contact:  847-498-4100
Services open to the community:
Wednesday, September 20th  - Erev Rosh Hashanah – Services begin at 6:15pm
Thursday, September 21st  - HUGS Service – 3:30pm – 4:30pm (High Holiday Service for those families that have children or adults with special needs)
Thursday, September 21st - Tashlich Service at 5:00pm
Friday, September 22nd  - 2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah – Services begin at 8:30am
Saturday, September 30th   Yizkor, Healing Service, Mincha & Neilah Only - 3:15pm until approximately 7:15pm 

Congregation B’nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim
1201 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL  60015
Rosh Hashanah:
Erev Rosh Hashanah - Traditional Service with Adult Choir  6:00pm and 8:00pm
Rosh Hashanah Day:
L’Dor V’Dor Multi-Generational Service 9:00am and 12:00pm
Traditional Service with Adult Choir 9:00am and 12:00pm
Tinok* (Pre-Reader Service)  2:30pm
Tashlich *4:00pm at Wood Oaks Green Park, Northbrook
Yom Kippur:
Erev Yom Kippur - Traditional Service with Adult Choir 6:00pm and 8:30pm
Yom Kippur Day
L’Dor V’Dor Multi-Generational Service 9:00am and 12:00pm
Traditional Service with Adult Choir 9:00am and 12:00pm
Tinok *(Pre-Reader Service) 2:30pm
Torah Study* 2:30pm
Yizkor (Memorial) and Neilah* (Concluding) 4:00pm
*Ticket not required
RSVP's by Thursday, August 31 - however guest tickets are on a first come, first serve basis after our congregant ticket orders received by Monday, August 21 have been processed.
Please contact our office for more information at 847-940-7575

Congregation Kol Emeth
The Service times listed below are open to the public at no charge.  There is a scale for tickets on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.  Individuals should call Judy at 847-673-3370 or email her at office@kolemethskokie.org  
Selichot Services - Saturday, September 16: Reception 9:00pm, Services 10:00pm
Saturday, September 30 9:00am - Yizkor following Musaf
Sukkot - Wednesday, October 5 9:30am;  Thursday, October 6 9:30am
Shemini Atzeret - Thursday, October 12 9:30 am, Yizkor will be recited
Simchat Torah - Thursday, October 12 6:30 pm;  Friday, October 13 9:30am
Address:  5130 W. Touhy, Skokie, IL  60077 (1 1/2 Blocks west of the Edens)
Cost:  The Service times listed above are open to the public at no charge.  There is a scale for tickets on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.  Individuals should call Judy at 847-673-3370 or email her at office@kolemethskokie.org  
RSVP by Date:   The only service that we need an actual RSVP for Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur. The deadline for both holidays (tickets for Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur for one person) is September 19th at 4:00 PM.  The deadline for Yom Kippur only is September 28th at 4:00 PM
Contact:  Judy Aronson, Office Manager at 847-673-3370 or office@kolemethskokie.org  

Congregation Solel
Welcome for Family Services the First day of Rosh Hashanah at 2:00pm and Yom Kippur day at 2:00pm
Musical service aimed at families with children
1301 Clavey Rd, Highland Park, IL  60035
Denomination:  Reform
Contact:  Allan Litwack at 847-433-3555

Congregation Sukkat Shalom
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur:

Erev Rosh Hashanah                                                           
Wednesday, Sept. 20th  at 8 p.m.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2727 Lake Avenue, Wilmette)

Rosh Hashanah Morning                                                   
Thursday, Sept. 21st
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Family Service at 9 a.m.
Adult Service at 11:00 a.m.
(followed by Tashlich at the lake) 1:30 p.m. (approx.)

Shabbat Shuvah                                                                  
Friday, Sept. 22nd  *Sukkat Shalom 6:00 p.m.
1001 Central Avenue, Wilmette

Erev Yom KippurKol Nidre                                           
Friday, Sept. 29th
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day saints (2727 Lake Avenue, Wilmette)
8:00 p.m.

Yom Kippur Morning                                                       
Saturday, Sept. 30th
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2727 Lake Avenue, Wilmette)
Family Service 9:00 a.m.
Adult Service 11:00 a.m.

Yom Kippur Afternoon                                                     
Saturday, Sept. 30th   
*Sukkat Shalom Healing and Afternoon Service
4:00 p.m.                                              
1001 Central Avenue, Wilmette

Yizkor/Memorial and Neilah Service
5:00 p.m. (approx..)


Denomination: Reform
Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Morning, Erev Yom Kippur and Yom Kippur Morning at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2727 Lake Avenue, Wilmette.
Cost: Free, but reservation form highly preferred. Here is the link: Sukkat Shalom Non-Member Reservations for HHDs
RSVP by Date: September 15
Contact Information: Andrew Schultz, Executive Director, 847/251-2675; aschultz@sukkatshalom.org    
Website: sukkatshalom.org

Har Shalom
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah evening 7pm; day Adult 10am, Tot 12:30 Family 1:30
Yom Kippur evening 7pm; day Adult 9:30, yizkor 11:30, tot 12:20 family 1:30, n'eilah 4:30

Address: DHS 1959 Waukegan Rd Deerfield, IL 60015
Adult services require tickets $180 individual $500 family up to 6
Tot and family services are free
RSVP: up to date of services
Contact Information: Jennifer Blumberg Jennifer@har-shalom.com or 8478147456
Website har-shalom.com

Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation (JRC)

Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

  • Erev Rosh Hashanah: 8:00pm
  • Rosh Hashanah Day 1: 9:30am
  • Rosh Hashanah Family Service (open to the public without a ticket): 3:00pm
  • Tashlich (at Dawes Park): 4:30pm
  • Rosh Hashanah Day 2 (at JRC): 9:30am
  • Kol Nidre: 6:30pm
  • Yom Kippur: 9:30am
  • Yom Kippur Family Service (open to the public without a ticket): 3:00pm
  • Yizkor/Ne’ilah Service: 5:30pm

For full details please visit: https://www.jrc-evanston.org/worship/high-holidays/schedule

Denomination and/or Description of Services
Rabbi Rachel Weiss and Cantor Howard Friedland lead our spiritual and intellectually engaging High Holiday services. Liturgy, readings and personal reflections from congregants are also accompanied by performances by the JRC Adult and Junior Choirs directed by Danny Wallenberg. JRC is a diverse and pluralistic community devoted to joyful spirituality, intellectual curiosity, inclusivity, and deep commitment to social justice. Our community is diverse, inclusive, and welcoming to people from all walks of life.

Unless otherwise specified, our High Holiday services are held at First United Methodist Church, 516 Church Street in Evanston

Non-Member: $396
Parent/Adult child of member (ages 35+): $270
Chai Holiday Tickets (Young adults ages 35 and under): $18
College Students: Free with ID
Children (0-12): Free
JRC members: Free

Tickets can be purchased at: https://jrcevanston.wufoo.com/forms/p1otgbln0piie5o/

RSVP by Date
To receive a ticket in the mail, please order by September 11, 2017. All other tickets can be picked up at will-call during services.

Contact Information


Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation 

Denomination or description of services:   Kol Hadash is a Humanistic Jewish congregation, which celebrates a cultural Jewish identity through a human focused, secular philosophy of life. Services are 90 minutes, an inspirational blend of poetry and prose readings (in English), choir and participatory songs (in Hebrew, English and occasionally Yiddish), and thought-provoking sermons in addition to readings and commentaries from Jewish literature.
Services held at North Shore Unitarian Church, 2100 Half Day Road, Deerfield
Cost:  $90 per individual adult service, $250 for all adult services.  All Family Services and YK Memorial service are free.
RSVP by:  Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Contact:  Jeremy Owens at 847-383-5184 or jowens@kolhadash.com  

Lakeside Congregation for Reform Judaism 
1221 County Line Road, Highland Park, IL 60035
Phone: (847) 432 - 7950   Fax: (847) 432 - 0583
Email:  events@lakesidecongregation.org  

Wednesday, September 20

  • 6:00pm     Early Erev Rosh Hashanah Service (Koloteinu Service with Todd Kessler)
  • 8:15pm     Late Erev Rosh Hashanah Service (Choir Service with Cantor Katzman & Choir)

Thursday, September 21

  • 9:00am       Rosh Hashanah Pre-school Service (with Todd Kessler)***
  • 10:15am     Early Rosh Hashanah Service (Choir Service with Cantor Katzman & Choir)
  • 1:15pm       Late Rosh Hashanah Service (Koloteinu Service with Todd Kessler)
  • 3:15pm       Rosh Hashanah Children/Family Service (with Todd Kessler)***
  • 4:00pm      Tashlich***

Friday, September 22

  • 9:30am      Second Day Rosh Hashanah Study Session***
  • 10:30am    Second Day Rosh Hashanah Service***

Friday, September 29

  • 6:00pm      Early Kol Nidre Service (Koloteinu Service with Todd Kessler)
  • 8:15pm      Late Kol Nidre Service (Choir Service with Cantor Katzman & Choir)

Saturday, September 30

  • 9:00am       Yom Kippur Pre-school Service (with Todd Kessler)***
  • 10:15am     Early Yom Kippur Service (Choir Service with Cantor Katzman & Choir)
  • 12:30pm    Yom Kippur Afternoon Service (led by Cantor Katzman, following early services)***
  • 1:15pm      Late Yom Kippur Service (Koloteinu Service with Todd Kessler)
  • 3:15pm      Yom Kippur Children/Family Service (with Todd Kessler)***
  • 4:45pm      Concluding Service: Yizkor & Neilah (with Cantor Katzman & Choir)***

***Indicates a complimentary service. Tickets are required for all services.


  • Choir Services: These services are more traditional, featuring our choir as well as Cantor Aviva Katzman.
  • Koloteinu Services: Our Koloteinu services are a more modern, contemporary version and feature our guitarist and song-leader, Todd Kessler.
  • Pre-School Services: This short, kid-friendly service features Rabbi Serotta, Vanessa M. Ehrlich (Director of Lifelong Learning), Paula Davis (Children’s Center Director), and song-leader Todd Kessler. These services include songs, an explanation of the holiday and its meaning, as well as an interactive story.
  • Children/Family Services: Also featuring our guitarist and song-leader Todd Kessler, these services are great for families and school-aged children. They are led by Rabbi Serotta and Lakeside’s Confirmation Class.

Seating for the High Holy Days is limited and will be issued on a first-come-first-served basis. Non-member tickets for Koloteinu Services for both holidays are $180, while non-member tickets for Choir Services for both holidays are $225

If you have any additional questions or would like to order tickets over the phone, please call the office at (847) 432-7950.  We will begin mailing tickets on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. 

Lubavitch Chabad of Northbrook
2095 Landwehr Rd, Northbrook, IL  60062
All welcome to all services, no charge, donations appreciated!
Schedule is not completed yet.
For reservations call or visit the website.
847-564-8770 or info@chabadnorthbrook.com  

Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur starting at 9:00 am
Denomination and/or Description of Services:  Interpretive
4059 Dempster, Skokie, IL  60076
Cost:  Donation requested
Contact:  847-677-1770

Northbrook Community Synagogue

Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Rosh Hashanah
Evening Services 9/20 and 9/21 6:30 PM
Morning Services 9/21 and 9/22 8:00 AM

Yom Kippur
Mincha 9/29 5:45 PM
Kol Nidre 9/29 6:15 PM
Morning Services 9/30 9:00 AM
Yizkor 9/30 12:15 PM
Mincha-Ne'ilah 9/30 4:30PM

Denomination and/or Description of Services: Traditional service. Babysitting and services for young children (2-5) and older children (6-12) are also available.

Address: 2548 Jasper Court, Northbrook, IL 60062
Cost: High Holiday tickets are $125 for non-members and include all services

RSVP by Date: September 18, 2017
Contact Information:
Paula Berger
Website: ncshul.com

North Shore Congregation Israel
Erev Rosh Hashanah, Wednesday, September 20 5:15 pm, L'dor Vador (Intergenerational Service)
Rosh Hashanah, Thursday, September 21, 9:00 am Tot Service (for families with children age 7 and under)
Erev Yom Kippur. Friday, September 29, 5:15 pm L'dor Vador (Intergenerational Service), 5:15 pm Tot service
Yom Kippur Day, Saturday, September 9:00 am Tot service
Denomination:  NSCI is a member of the Union for Reform Judaism
1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe
Cost:  A donation of $118/family or $54.00 per person is suggested for the L'dor Vador Services. Free passes for Tot Services are available on a limited basis
RSVP by:  September 12
Contact Susan at 847-835-0724 or susane@nsci.org  

Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL
Dates & Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
9/20/17 Erev Rosh Hashanah - 7:30 PM at GBS*
9/21/17 Rosh Hashanah Day at GBS*
Children’s Service 9:00 -10:00 am (no tickets required)
RH morning service 10:30 am
9/22/17 Second Day Rosh Hashanah (at Temple Beth-El)
10:00 am followed by lite lunch (no tickets required)
9/29/17 Kol Midre at GBS* - 7:00 pm Kol Nidre 
9/30/17 Yom Kippur at GBS*
Children’s Service 9:00 -10:00 am (no tickets required)
Morning Service 10:30 am
Afternoon Service 2:00 pm (no ticket required)
Yizkor & Ne’ilah 4:00 pm (no ticket required)
Denomination:  Reform
Address:  Unless otherwise noted above, services take place at *Glenbrook South High School (GBS) 4000 West Lake St., Glenview, IL
Cost:  $350/adult ticket;  $250/youth-young adult 3rd grade-30 yrs. (covers all holidays) 
Contact:  Marcy Chez at 847-205-9982 ext. 207

Temple Beth Israel
Reform Congregation

$276.00 for each ticket to cover services at:
Evanston Township High School
1600 Dodge Avenue
Evanston, IL

 Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah,
Kol Nidre, and Yom Kippur morning

 No ticket required for Selichot at TBI,
2nd  Day at TBI or Yom Kippur afternoon
at Evanston Township High School

Ticket order by September 11, 2017

Contact:  847-675-0951
tbiinfo@yahoo.com  Attn:  Carol or Judy

 Please note: This year TBI will use a new prayerbook. It comes as a set of books (one for Rosh Hashanah and one for Yom Kippur) and the cost of each ticket includes a set. It will be necessary for every worshipper to have a copy of Mishkan Hanefesh – it will not be feasible to follow the service using the former Machzor, The Gates of Repentance, and there will not be loaners available

Temple Judea Mizpah
Erev RH 7:30 pm
RH 10:00 am
RH Family Service 2:30 pm
Kol Nidre 7:30 pm
YK 10:00 am
YK Family Service 1:30 pm
YK Concluding Service 3:00 pm
Denomination:  Reform
Address:  8610 Niles Center Road, Skokie, IL  60077
Cost:  $200 to attend all services, family services are free
RSVP by:  September 19, 2017
Contact:  Marla Topp at 847-676-1566 or mtopp@templejm.org   

Northwest Suburbs

Congregation Or Shalom
Times of services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur: 9 a.m.: Young Children’s (free of charge; for children 7 & younger with their families). 10 a.m.: “Traditional” Adult Service. 1:30 p.m.: Family Service (for children 8 & older with their families)
Denomination:  Reform 
Address:  Majority of services will be held at Mormon Stake Center, 3075 N. Buffalo Grove Road, Buffalo Grove. 2nd day of Rosh HaShanah is at Congregation Or Shalom, 21 Hawthorn Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Cost:  $236 per adult (if purchased by August 21) $50 for students
RSVP by:  Early bird deadline is Monday, August 21.  Tickets may be purchased for $275 per adult thereafter.
Contact Information:  847-362-1948

Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah
3220 Big Tree Lane
Wilmette, IL 60091

Kol Nidre - Friday September 29
6:00 pm Kol Nidre in the main sanctuary followed by a family service at 6:30pm

Yom Kippur - Saturday, September 30
Family Service for children 12 and under - 10:15-11:45
Tot Service for children 5 and under - 10:15-11:15

Tickets are required. Please call the office before Friday at noon. 

Western Suburbs

Congregation Beth Shalom
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services at 9:30 am for both.
Denomination:  Unaffiliated 
772 W. 5th Avenue, Naperville, IL 60563
Cost:  $360 per adult for both holidays
RSVP by:  September 19
Contact:  Sue Prousa at sprousa@napershalom.org  

Congregation Kneseth Israel

Erev Rosh Hashanah, 7:30 PM, September 20
Rosh Hashanah morning, 9:30 AM, September 21 and 22
Children's Services: 11:00 AM First Day
Family Service and Tashlich at Lord's Park, 5:30 PM, September 22

Kol Nidre, 6:00 PM, Sept 29  
Morning Services 9:30 AM, Sept 30

Yizkor, 12:00 Noon
Yom Kippur Study Session 4:00 PM
Afternoon and Concluding Services: 5:30 PM
Havdalah 7:15

Denomination and/or Description of Services: Independent. 

Join us for an accessible, uplighting service to welcome the new Jewish year with joy. This year we are focusing on our incredible journeys as we weave together traditional Hebrew, modern English readings, choir and cantorial soloist with timeless words of Torah. We are family friendly and open to the full range of Jewish worship and observance. You may also join us for a lovely Apples and Honey Fest on Erev Rosh Hashanah and our Community Break-the-Fast at the conclusion of Ne'ilah on Yom Kippur.

Address 330 Division Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Cost: Free, Donations welcome
RSVP by Date: No RSVP Date, just come and our greeters will be happy to find you a seat and welcome you to CKI.
Contact Information: Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein, rabbi@ckielgin.org 
Website: www.ckielgin.org

Lubavitch Chabad and Free of Niles

Rosh HaShanah
Afternoon and Evening services (Minchah / Maariv) at Synagogue – 9401 Margail Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60016
Morning services (Shachris/Musaf) at Feldman Park - 8800 W Kathy Ln, Niles, IL 60714

  9/20/2017 - Wednesday   Mincha – SHUL   6:40 P.M.
  9/20/2017 - Wednesday   Maariv – SHUL   7:20 P.M.
  9/21/2017 - 1st Day Rosh Hashanah   Shachris – FELDMAN PARK   9:00 A.M.
  9/21/2017 - 1st Day Rosh Hashanah   Shofar – FELDMAN PARK   11:30 A.M.
  9/21/2017 - 1st Day Rosh Hashanah   Mincha/Tashlich – SHUL   5:45 P.M.
  9/21/2017 - 1st Day Rosh Hashanah   Maariv – SHUL   7:20 P.M.
  9/22/2017 – 2nd Day Rosh Hashanah   Shachris – FELDMAN PARK   9:00  A.M.
  9/22/2017 – 2nd Day Rosh Hashanah   Shofar – FELDMAN PARK   11:30 A.M.
  9/22/2017 – 2nd Day Rosh Hashanah   Mincha – SHUL   6:15 P.M.

Yom Kippur – All Services  at Feldman Park - 8800 W Kathy Ln, Niles, IL 60714

  Friday   Kol Nidrei & Maariv   6:25 P.M.
  Shabbos – Yom Kippur   Shachris   9:00 A.M.
  Shabbos – Yom Kippur   Yizkor   11:30 A.M.
  Shabbos – Yom Kippur   Mincha   4:30 P.M.
  Shabbos – Yom Kippur   Neilah and Maariv   6:00 P.M.
  Shabbos – Yom Kippur   Fast ends   7:16 P.M.

Chabad.  We provide English/Hebrew and Russian/Hebrew prayer books. Services follow the Hebrew Machzor, we provide directions and insights in English.
Address: 9401 Margail, Des Plaines IL 60016
Cost: We never charge for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services!
RSVP by Date: not required.
Contact Information: Rabbi Scheiman; cell - 847-334-1770; email - chabad@chabadandfree.com
Website: www.chabadandfree.com


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