Join Rabbi Micah Shapiro and Rabbi Lizzi in learning old and new tunes. Photo: R'Lizzi & R'Steven singing with Davening Team at High Holiday service.

Program Schedule

Four days of joyful prayer, music, and high holy inspiration. Let’s do this!

All times are listed in CT.

Erev Rosh Hashanah: Sunday, September 25

6:45 – 8:15 pm: Main Service* (Live-Stream only)

Rosh Hashanah: Monday, September 26

9:15 – 10 am: Family Service* (kids 8 and under)
9:30 – 10:15 am: Schmooze and Coffee (indoors)
10:15 am – 11:15 am: Family Shofar Service and Street Fest (outdoors)
10:30 am – 12:30 pm: Rosh Hashanah Morning Service + Torah Service*
12:45 pm: Shofar Blast*
1 – 2:15 pm: Lunch (indoors or outdoors)
2:15 – 3:15 pm: Musaf Service*

Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Tuesday, September 27

9:30 am – 12:30 pm: Join us for a low-key, down-to-earth celebration as we bring in a sweet new year at Welles Park. The morning will include singing featuring the Davening Team followed by Torah learning and break-out discussions. After, we invite you to bring your own picnic lunch and stay to hang and play games in the park. (Rain Site: Second Unitarian)

Kol Nidre: Tuesday, October 4

6:45 – 9 pm: Kol Nidre Service*

Yom Kippur Day: Wednesday, October 5

9:15 – 10 am: Family Service*
10:15 am – 11:15 pm: Family Shofar Service and Street Fest (outdoors)
10:30 am – 2:30 pm: Yom Kippur Service + Torah Service*
2:30 – 3:00 pm: Yizkor*
3 – 5:30 pm: Classes and Discussion Groups
6:30 – 7:30 pm: Neilah*
7:45 – 9:30 pm: Break Fast 

*Indicates this service will be in-person (indoors) and live-streamed

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2936 N Southport Ave
Chicago, IL 60657

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