High Holidays 5779


L'Shana Tovah, New Orleans! Federation wishes you the sweetest year yet as we welcome 5779. Here's what our community has planned for the occasion - as always, please confirm all events and services with each synagogue or organization.

 

Sunday, September 23

Chabad at Tulane
Sushi in the Sukkah 7:30 p.m.
 

Chabad Uptown
Service 6:30 p.m.


Congregation Beth Israel
Service 6:30 p.m.


Congregation Gates of Prayer
Service and Picnic 5:30 p.m.


Shir Chadash Conservative Congregation
Service 6:45 p.m.


Temple Sinai
Sisterhood Sukkah Event 6:00 p.m.

 

First Day of Sukkot  - Monday, September 24

Anshe Sfard Synagogue
Service 9:30 a.m.
Lunch in the Sukkah 12:00 p.m.


Chabad at Tulane
Lunch 1:30 p.m.
Shawarma in the Sukkah 8:00 p.m.


Chabad Uptown
Service 10:00 a.m.
Service 6:30 p.m.


Congregation Beth Israel
Service 9:00 a.m.


Congregation Gates of Prayer
Service, followed by breakfast 9:00 a.m.
Sushi, Sake & Babysitting in the Sukkah 7:00 p.m.


Shir Chadash Conservative Congregation
Service 9:15 a.m.
Service 6:45 p.m.


Temple Sinai
LGBTQ Sukkah Event 6:00 p.m.

 

Second Day of Sukkot - Tuesday, September 25

Anshe Sfard Synagogue
Service 9:30 a.m.
Lunch in the Sukkah 12:00 p.m.


Chabad at Tulane
Lunch 1:30 p.m.


Congregation Beth Israel
Service 9:00 a.m.
Men's Event in the Sukkah 6:00 p.m.


Shir Chadash Conservative Congregation
Service 9:15 a.m.


Temple Sinai
Young Family Sukkah Event 6:00 p.m.


Touro Synagogue
Lunch with Rabbi Silverman 12:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday, September 26

Congregation Beth Israel
Sisterhood's Sippin' in the Sukkah 6:00 p.m.


Temple Sinai
Sukkot Under the Stars: A Night of Learning 6:00 p.m.


Touro Synagogue
Lunch with Rabbi Berk 12:00 p.m.
Ushpizin Fest 5:30 p.m.


Thursday, September 27

Chabad Uptown
Service 10:00 a.m.
Sukkah-Fest 5:30 p.m.


Congregation Gates of Prayer
Salsa in the Sukkah 7:00 p.m.


Temple Sinai
Sukkot Under the Stars: Fun Under the Sukkah 6:00 p.m.


Touro Synagogue
Lunch with Cantor Margolius 12:00 p.m.

 

Sunday, September 30

Safari in the Sukkah 12:00 p.m.
Join JNOLA, Torah Academy, and PJ Library for Safari in the Sukkah at the Audubon Zoo on Sunday, September 30 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.! Families will hear the blessing over the lulav and etrog by Rabbi Deborah Silver of Shir Chadash and kids will enjoy face painting, a fun holiday activity, and hearing all about this holiday in the PJ Library reading nook. Not only will you be surrounded by your JNOLA friends and family, your kids will also get to meet, pet, and learn about some of the zoo's friendliest animals! A kosher lunch is provided and each family will get to leave with a free book from PJ Library! Safari in the Sukkah will be held in the Dominion Room at the Audubon Zoo. RSVP here. Questions? Contact Tana Velen at tana@jewishnola.com.