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High Holidays 5778

High Holiday services will be lead again this year by Dr. George Kornfeld.

Tickets are available to non-members for a very modest charge. We also offer free Holiday Tickets to students and to prospective 1st time new members (past members, or those who regularly buy tickets, are not eligible).

Please contact the shul office, 244-2060, or email to, for further information.

Selichot Services will be held at BHBI, September 16, at 8:15 pm together with congregants from Temple Beth Am.

Note that our Sukkot, Shmini Atzeret, and Simchat Torah Services will be held jointly with Temple Beth Am (TBA) and Temple Beth David (TBD). Please check the schedule below to see which service is at which location.

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Rosh Hashanah
WednesdaySeptember 207:00 pmErev Rosh Hashanah
ThursdaySeptember 21 9:00 am

5:30 pm

6:15 pm

Shacharit 1st day

Tashlich with Temple Beth Am 
meet at Temple B'rith Kodesh door A

Erev 2nd day at Temple Beth Am (TBK room 100)

TuesdaySeptember 22 9:00 amShacharit 2nd day
Yom Kippur
FridaySeptember 296:30 pmKol Nidre
SaturdaySeptember 30 9:00 am

4:45 pm

6:00 pm

7:34 pm

Shacharit and Yizkor



Final Shofar Sounding

WednesdayOctober 47:00 pmErev Sukkot with TBA and TBD at BHBI
ThursdayOctober 5 9:30 am Shacharit 1st day  with TBA and TBD at BHBI
ThursdayOctober 5 7:00 pm Erev 2nd day  with TBA and TBD at Temple Beth Am (TBK room 103)
FridayOctober 6 9:00 am Shacharit 2nd day with TBA and TBD at Temple Beth Am (TBK room 103)
Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah
WednesdayOctober 117:00 pmErev Shmini Atzeret and Yizkor, with TBA and TBD at Temple Beth Am (TBK room 103)
ThursdayOctober 129:00 amShimini Atzeret and Yizkor, with TBA and TBD at Temple Beth David (TBK room 200)
ThursdayOctober 12 7:00 pm Erev Simchat Torah, with TBA and TBD at Temple Beth David (TBK room 200)
FridayOctober 13 9:00 am Simchat Torah, with TBA and TBD at BHBI

Shabbat Shuvah services are Saturday morning, Sept. 23, 9:30 am at BHBI.

Dinner in the BHBI sukkah Sunday, October 8, at 6:00 pm. Reservations REQUIRED by Tuesday, October 3, 7:00 pm, by emailing to Cost for the dinner is $12/adult, $8/child 12 and under, you may pay at the dinner.

Temple Beth Am Potluck Dinner in the sukkah is Wednesday, October 11, at 6:00 pm in the TBK courtyard or in TBK room 106. Please bring a pareve or dairy dish to pass, and include a card that indicates the kashrut status of the dish so people can make an informed decision based on their own practices. If you want to list igredients on the card, all the better. Note, no food from outside may be brought into the TBA kitchen to be heated up. No RSVP required.