As compiled by AaronsTent@aol.com:
Stuck without plans for the High Holidays?!
Never Fear– JCafeLA & The Aaron’s Tent Jewish Events Newsletter have got you covered!
Below, please find an UPDATED list of 5 Separate Groups providing FREE high holiday services at multiple Levels of Jewish observance.
PLEASE FORWARD to ANY Jewish friends that would find this helpful.
Best regards & wishes for a blessing-filled New Year!
Aaron Kemp of JCafeLA (& The Aaron’s Tent Jewish Events Newsletter.)
(PLEASE NOTE: we have made every effort to post accurate information but are not responsible for typos; please verify details with sponsoring organizations) ;D
FREE WORLDWIDE SERVICES FINDER: FIND SERVICES NEAR YOU—http://www.chabad.org/holidays/jewishnewyear/calendar_events.htm
“CHAI” HOLIDAYS w/THE CHAI CENTER:
WHAT: Experience the “CHAI” Holidays with the Chai Center and the world famous Rabbi Shlomo Schwartz (aka “Schwartzie”) as he leads meaningful, enjoyable services in English. His services are usually attended by 600-800 people and are followed by a great Rosh Ha Shanah Singles party featuring unlimited Apples and Honey + assorted wines.
WHERE: WGA ( “Writers Guild of America”) Theater 135 South Doheny Dr,. Bev Hills, CA 90211
WHEN: Yom Kippur, Sunday, September 27th 8th 6:30-8:30 pm, Monday, September 28th 11:00am-2:00 pm, Neilah: 5:30-7:28 pm
INFO: No Reservations required, Walk-ins welcome. However, any info, 310-391-7995: http://www.chaicenter.org/high_holidays.htm
CHABAD ON OLYMPIC 5623 W. Olympic LA CA 90036
WHAT: FREE HIGH HOLIDAYS SERVICES w/CHABAD on OLYMPIC
WHERE: CHABAD ON OLYMPIC- THE FRIEDMAN CENTER 5623 W. Olympic LA CA 90036
WHEN: Yom Kippur Sunday September 27th 6:26 Candlelighting, Kol Nidrei: 6:30 pm, Monday Sep 28th Morning Services: 10:00 am, Yizhor 11:30 am, Neilah 6:20 pm, Fast Ends: 7:20 pm
INFO: http://www.maalot.org/ 323-965-1111 ext 101 NOTE: Chabad has MANY FREE locations for Services, use this LINK to find them: http://www.chabad.org/holidays/jewishnewyear/calendar_events.htm
HIGH HOLIDAYS AT THE LAUGH FACTORY! —
WHAT: When is a comedy club, not a comedy club? A:When it hosts FREE high holiday services! Services are conducted in the Reform Jewish tradition by Rabbi Bob Jacobs.
WHERE: Laugh Factory, 8001 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA 90046
WHEN: Yom Kippur, Kol Nidre, Sunday September 27th 6:00-8:00 pm, Monday September 28th 11:00am-1:00pm, Neilah: 6:00-8:00pm (Break the fast will follow)
COST: ( FREE! donations are not accepted. )
INFO: Info: 323) 656-1336×1 http://www.laughfactory.com/content/Club.html#H_high_holiday
HIGH HOLIDAYS w/Darryl Temkin, PhD (submitted by Deb Klein-thank you!)
WHAT: Enjoy High Holiday Services with Doctor Daryl Temkin, PhD in what has become a yearly tradition. Many attendees rave about his services!
WHERE: Hillel Hebrew Academy, First Floor Community Room: 9120 Olympic Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211
WHEN: Sun. Sept. 27th, 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, Mon. 9:30 am-12:30 pm and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
COST: NO CHARGE!
INFO: RSVP & further info- DarylTemkinPhD@Gmail.com
HIGH HOLIDAYS w/ATERET ISRAEL @ 2 LOCATIONS WESTWOOD & LA! —
WHAT: Enjoy meaningful High Holidays Services w/Ateret Israel @ 2 separate locations in Westwood (Emerson Middle School) and in Pico Robertson
WHERE: Westwood: Emerson Middle School -1650 Selby Ave (1 blk E of Westwood, 1 blk N of Santa Monica); LA Pico-Robertson: 1467 S. Crest Ave (1 blk W of Livonia, 1 blk So of Pico)
WHEN: Westwood (Emerson Middle School) Sun, Sep 27th Kol Nidrei 7:30 pm, Mon Sep 28th 8:00 am
LA/Pico Robertson: Sun Sep 27th Kol Nidrei: 6:00 pm, Monday Sep 28th: Shaharit: 5:45 AM
Barukh Sheamar: 6:15 AM
INFO: Please RSVP- For Westwood call 310-927-6599, For LA/Pico Robtson, call 310-274 -2526
FIND SERVICES NEAR YOU—USE THE CHABAD SERVICE FINDER @ THIS LINK, WORKS ALL OVER THE US & WORLD: http://www.chabad.org/holidays/jewishnewyear/calendar_events.htm