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Kol Sasson Congregation is an inclusive, observant community in Skokie, Illinois
that strives to transform Jewish lives through critical inquiry
within the traditional framework of Halakha.

High Holidays 5779

Erev Rosh Hashanah I
Sun., Sept. 9 
6:51p Candle Lighting
7:05p Mincha/Ma’ariv

1st day Rosh Hashanah
Mon., Sept. 10
8:30a Shacharit

D'var Torah: Avi Janssen
Psukei: Debri Klein
Shacharit: Akiva Mattenson
Torah Service:  Michale Wacks
Musaf: Josh Feigelson
Avinu Malkeynu: Sarah Weinberg 
Shofar Service: Arthur and Lynda Rosenson

1    Genesis 21:1 - 21:4    Rebecca Minkus Lieberman 
2    Genesis 21:5 - 21:12    Rebecca Minkus Lieberman 
3    Genesis 21:13 - 21:21    Rebecca Minkus Lieberman 
4    Genesis 21:22 - 21:27    Rebecca Minkus Lieberman 
5    Genesis 21:28 - 21:34    Rebecca Minkus Lieberman 
maf    Numbers 29:1 - 29:6    Debri Klein
Haftara    I Samuel 1:1 - 2:10    Abigail Pickus

Mincha following musaf

5:00p Tashlich at Church & North Shore Channel
7:50p Ma’ariv 
7:52p Candle lighting

2nd day Rosh Hashanah
Tues., Sept. 11
8:30a Shacharit

D'var Torah: Jane Shapiro
Psukei: Aviva Jacobs
Shacharit: Jacob Magid
Torah service:  Leah Rubin
Musaf: Will Lennon
Avinu Malkeynu: Chava Alpert 
Shofar service: Daniel Weinberg

1    Genesis 22:1 - 22:3    David Shapiro
2    Genesis 22:4 - 22:8    David Shapiro
3    Genesis 22:9 - 22:14    David Shapiro
4    Genesis 22:15 - 22:19    David Shapiro
5    Genesis 22:20 - 22:24    David Shapiro
maf    Numbers 29:1 - 29:6    Debri Klein
Haftara    Jeremiah 31:1 - 31:19   Avi Janssen

Mincha following musaf

7:50p Havdalah

Tzom Gedaliah
Wed., Sept. 12
5:16a Start of Fast
7:43p End of Fast

Parashat Vayeilech / Shabbat Shuva
Sat., Sept. 15
9:15a Shacharit
7:43p Havdalah

Kol Nidre
Tues. Sept. 18
6:36p Candle lighting
6:40p Kol Nidre: Jane Shapiro
Maariv: Akiva Mattenson
Avinu Malkeynu: Aviva Jacobs

Yom Kippur
Wed., Sep. 19
9:00a

Psukei: Sarah Weinberg
Shacharit: Will Lennon
Avinu Malkeynu: Michale Wachs
Torah service:  Shari Lennon
D'var Torah: Rebecca Minkus-Lieberman
Musaf: Josh Feigelson

Mincha, 5:00p: John Flemming
N'eila, 6:30p: Akiva Mattenson
Avinu Malkeynu: Sarah Weinberg
Havdalah: 7:36p

High Holidays Children’s Programming 
We will have full children's programming for services during the day from 9:00-1:00 pm. A light lunch (bagels, cream cheese, juice) will be served to the children on both days of Rosh Hashanah and on Yom Kippur. This year, we will also be offering childcare for Kol Nidre and Ne'ila. Please fill out the participation survey.

Tickets/Guests
We encourage you to spread the word to those in our community who you think would be interested in joining us.  Once again, we are not selling tickets and all are welcome to attend any of the services.  We ask that families joining us from outside the community consider making a $100 contribution per family unit.

Thu, September 20 2018 11 Tishrei 5779