Galesburg, Illinois

high holiday schedule 5778/2017


Rabbi: Rebecca Kushner

Keyboard: David Amor

Soloists for Kol Nidre: Lucas Wood (Vocalist)



(a half-hour earlier than in past years)


Selichot, Saturday, September 16, 8:30 p.m.  To prepare ourselves for the upcoming holidays, we will do Selichot reading drawn from Mishkan HaLev. Prayers for S’lichot and the Month of Elul.


Erev Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday, September 20th                             7:00p.m.

             The service will be followed by a holiday oneg provided by the congregation. 

             May we all have a sweet new year!


First Day of Rosh Hashanah

Thursday, September 21st                               10:00 a.m. (ending about noon)

             Tashlich at Picnic Point                      4:00 p.m.

             Children's storytelling                         about 4:15 (following Tashlich)


Shabbat Shuvah

Friday, September 22nd                                   7:00 p.m.


Kol Nidre

Friday, September 29th                                   7:00 p.m.


Yom Kippur 

Saturday, September 30th

         Morning service                                     10:00 a.m. to about noon

         Little kid’s service (infant-3rd grade)*     10:00-10:30 a.m. in the classroom area.

                                                                           service lead by Jennie Bunde

         Study/learning                                        12:15-1:00 p.m.

         Young adult service (3rd-12th grade)*     2:00-2:30 p.m., in the sanctuary

         Lay-led service                                       2:45 p.m.

         Afternoon service (Minchah)                   3:15 p.m.

         Yizkor (memorial service) & Ne'ilah       about 4:50 p.m.

         Breaking of the fast                                about 6:00 p.m., following services


         *3rd graders welcome at either service or both



guests are welcome at our high holiday services.

no tickets needed!