High Holiday Service Schedule


Unless otherwise specified below, our High Holiday services are held at First United Methodist Church, 516 Church Street in Evanston (map)


Tickets are required for all High Holiday services except for our Family Services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur and our Tashlich Service on Rosh Hashanah. High Holiday tickets are included with JRC Membership. Order tickets here

Erev Rosh Hashanah
Sunday, October 2, 2016
Erev Yom Kippur
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
8:00 pm: Erev Rosh Hashanah Service (FUMC) 6:30 pm: Kol Nidre Service 
Rosh Hashanah, Day I
Monday, October 3, 2016
Yom Kippur
Wednesday, October 12,2016
9:30 am: Morning Service  9:30 am: Morning Service 
10:00 am: 3rd-6th Grade-Led Service at The Merion (meet at FUMC Chapel at 9:30 am) 10:30-11:30 am: 3rd-6th Grade Service 

10:30 am: Program for ages 0-5 NEW THIS YEAR!

10:30 am-Noon: K-2nd Grade Service

10:30 am: Program for ages 0-4 NEW THIS YEAR!

10:30 am-Noon: K-2nd Grade Service

10:30 am-Noon: 7th & 8th Grade Program  10:30 am-Noon: 7th & 8th Grade Program
10:30 am-Noon: 9th-12th Grade Program 10:30 am-Noon 9th-12th Grade Program
3:00-4:00 pm: Family Service 1:00-2:00 pm: Open Mic
4:30-5:30 pm: Tashlich Service at Dawes Park 2:00-3:00 pm: Discussion Groups

3:00-4:00 pm: Family Service

4:30 pm: Contemplative Music 

Rosh Hashanah, Day II
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
5:30 pm: Yizkor/Ne'ilah Service 

9:30 am-11:30 Morning Service (at JRC)

11:30 am-1:30 pm Discussion Groups

7:30 pm: Potluck Break-the-Fast (dairy/veg, nut-free)


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