Kehila High Holiday Services 5779

Rosh Hashanah on September 9, 10, 11
Yom Kippur on September 18, 19

Dear Friends,

Kehila Chadasha welcomes your participation in services for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Rabbi David Shneyer will again lead services this year. Services will be held at Walter Johnson High School at 6400 Rock Spring Drive in Bethesda. On the 2nd day of Rosh Hashanah (September 11th), services will be held outdoors at the Meadowbrook Rec Center, 7901 Meadowbrook Lane, Chevy Chase, MD.

Tickets for the services are limited, so please place your order well in advance. There are two ways to order tickets, list names for the Yizkor scroll and make tzedakah contributions:

  • On the Kehila Chadasha website, using the order form that appears elsewhere on this page(payment by credit card or PayPal), or
  • Using the downloadable order forms (payment by check only).

We will mail your tickets to you if we receive your order by Friday August 31st. Tickets for orders received after that date can be picked up at services at “Will Call.”

Your donation defrays the cost of the services and supports the work of Rabbi Shneyer in the larger Jewish community. As you may know, his diverse activities enrich Jewish life and promote an inclusive Jewish philosophy, human rights, social justice, and collaboration between Jews and people of other faiths.

To keep the suggested contribution rate reasonably low, we have adopted these practices for accepting contributions:

  • High Holiday tickets are available either for each individual holiday or for both holidays.
  • Special rates are available for seniors, college students and young adults.
  • If you feel your financial circumstances do not permit you to make the suggested contribution, use the enclosed paper order form.

Kehila Chadasha Members: If you are a current member, tickets for the adult services for your immediate family will be mailed to you. To request tickets for the Children’s Services, or additional tickets for adult children, relatives or friends, go online to www.e-kehila.org/highholidays or use the paper form. Please also consider making additional tzedakah contributions.

Am Kolel Members: If you are a current, Full Household dues-paying member, two (2) tickets for each holiday will be mailed to you by Am Kolel. If you are a dues-paying Full Individual member, one (1) ticket for each holiday will be mailed to you. If you are an Associate member or if you need additional tickets, please fill out the paper form sent to you by Am Kolel, or purchase tickets online at the Am Kolel website, www.am-kolel.org. All current Am Kolel members should order all tickets from Am Kolel. If you have questions, contact the Am Kolel office at 301-349-2799.

B’Shalom

Kehila Chadasha High Holidays Planning Committee
Jorge Orencel, Beverly Scharff, Faith Weiner, Martin Trocki, Ari Reeves, Julie Lee, Hazel and Bob Becker

Questions? Email us at highholidays@e-kehila.org, or call 301-887-3777.

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Adult services

$180.00

Children's services

$55.00
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