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Yom Kippur Services (5778)
Sep 29th - Sep 30th
5:30 PM/8 PM/9:45 AM/2:15 PM/3:30 PM

Tickets required for entry, except where noted
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary and Lowenstein Sanctuary

We will host Shir Chadash at 5:30 PM, prior to the 8 PM Kol Nidrei services. Yom Kippur morning services begin at 9:45 AM. Avodah will be held at 2:15 PM. The Afternoon service begins at 3:30 PM. Study sessions will be held after the Yom Kippur morning services. No tickets are required for the community services.

Shir Chadash Erev Yom Kippur Service
Friday, Sep 29th
5:30 PM

Tickets required for entry
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

As part of our High Holy Days celebration, we once again will offer a Shir Chadash service for each holiday. These services feature a contemporary liturgy interspersed with Chasidic tales and other teachings. The music, led by a vocalist and instrumentalists, is informal and participatory. Tickets for temple members are available at no additional charge.

Yom Kippur Pre-Readers Service
Saturday, Sep 30th
9 AM to 9:30 AM

Tickets required for entry
Greenwald Chapel (One East 65th Street)

A service our youngest children can understand and enjoy with music and a story.

Yom Kippur Study Sessions
Saturday, Sep 30th
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Open to all congregants and their guests
10 East 66th Street (Sixth Floor)

After the Yom Kippur morning service, learn, study and reflect at one of the sessions led by scholars of the temple.

Yom Kippur Teen Worship Service
Saturday, Sep 30th
12:30 PM

Tickets required for entry
Beth-El Chapel

A service for our teens in Grades 7 through 12. Teen friends and parents are welcome, too!

Yom Kippur Family Worship Service
Saturday, Sep 30th
2 PM

Tickets required for entry
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

A service for elementary children and pre-teens, their families and their guests, followed by activities in the Bernard Museum. Only one ticket is needed per family.

Yom Kippur Avodah Service
Saturday, Sep 30th
2:15 PM

Open seating
Leon Lowenstein Sanctuary

Our Avodah service will be led by Rabbi Stephen Franklin and Cantorial Soloist Steven Fox.

Yom Kippur Afternoon Services
Saturday, Sep 30th
3:30 PM

Tickets required for entry
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

We will mark the end of Yom Kippur as one community with our full clergy in the Fifth Avenue Sanctuary. To best serve all who are planning to attend on Yom Kippur afternoon, we ask that you send us confirmation of your attendance. Please call (212) 507-9514 or email YKafternoon@emanuelnyc.org.

Sukkot Services (5778)
Oct 4th - Oct 5th
5:30 PM/10:30 AM

All are welcome to attend
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

Celebrate the joy of Sukkot and view our beautiful sukkah. No tickets are required. All families are encouraged to participate in our Eve of Sukkot service; a festive oneg will follow in our third-floor sukkah. The holiday continues through October 11.

Shake in the Shack
Wednesday, Oct 4th
5:30 PM

Open to all temple members
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

All temple families are invited to join us for family-friendly Sukkot services, followed by a special oneg on the roof. Shake the lulav and etrog and enjoy a milkshake!

Service of Farewell for Rabbi Allison Tick Brill
Friday, Oct 6th
6 PM

All are invited to attend
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

Join us as Temple Emanu-El honors Rabbi Allison Tick Brill, as she and her husband, David, return to their hometown of Chicago.

Young Families: Snacks Under the Sukkah
Wednesday, Oct 11th
2 PM to 3 PM

Open to temple families and friends
10 East 66th Street

Preschoolers and their parents are invited to join in the celebration of Sukkot.

Simchat Torah Family Service and Dinner
Wednesday, Oct 11th
5:30 PM

$55 per family by October 5 ($75 after October 5); $15 for teens
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary (Fifth Avenue at 65th Street)

Join us in welcoming our new Religious School students into our Emanu-El community. A festive family dinner will follow. Teens also may attend the dinner without an adult. Payment for dinner must be received before the event.

Sh'mini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Service (5778)
Thursday, Oct 12th
10:30 AM

All are welcome to attend
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

Festival for the end of Sukkot includes a memorial service.

Young Families: Tot Shabbat
Friday, Oct 20th
4:30 PM to 6 PM

There is no charge for this event
One East 65th Street (Room 402)

Take a short break from your weekly routine and allow yourself to be immersed in the treasures our tradition offers. Tot Shabbat is a special Sabbath service geared specifically for our youngest temple members (preschool and Nursery School students) and their families. RSVP by October 19.

Annual Gathering of Remembrance (5778)
Sunday, Apr 8th
2 PM to 4 PM

Tickets required for entrance
Fifth Avenue Sanctuary

The Annual Gathering of Remembrance is a commemoration of the 6 million who died during the Holocaust. A limited number of tickets are available to temple members. To obtain tickets, temple members only should call Mark Heutlinger at (212) 507-9511. All others should call the Museum of Jewish Heritage at (646) 437-4227.

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