Jewish Holidays & Festivals

What's happening at Beth El during the Jewish Holidays throughout the year

Below are the major holidays we will celebrate here at Beth El with links to additional information about services, registrations and all the details you need to enjoy the holidays with the Beth El community.  For the complete list of holiday events and services, please see our List of Upcoming Holiday Events, Festivities and Services

Holiday Service Schedule – DATES and TIMES for Sept/Oct 2017


starts Tuesday 12/12/17 at sunset
ends Wednesday 12/20/17 at nightfall

Tu B’Shevat

starts Tuesday 1/30/18 at sunset
ends Wednesday 1/31/18 at nightfall


starts Wednesday 2/28/18 at sunset
ends Thursday 3/1/18 at nightfall


starts Friday 3/30/18 at sunset
ends Saturday 4/7/18 at nightfall


Lag B’Omer

starts Wednesday 5/2/18 at sunset
ends Thursday 5/3/18 at nightfall


starts Saturday 5/19/18 at sunset
ends Monday 5/21/18 at nightfall


Rosh Hashana

starts Sunday 9/9/18 at sunset
ends Tuesday 9/11/18 at nightfall


Yom Kippur

starts Tuesday 9/18/18 at sunset
ends Wednesday 9/19/18 at nightfall


starts Sunday 9/23/18 at sunset
ends Sunday 9/30/18 at nightfall

Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah

starts Sunday 9/30/18 at sunset
ends Tuesday 10/2/18 at nightfall

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