Rosh Hashanah

Evening Service – Sunday, September 25 – 7:15 PM
Day Service – Monday, September 26 – 9:45 AM
Tashlich Service – Monday, September 26 – 12:30 PM

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre Evening Service – Tuesday, October 4 – 7:15 PM
Yom Kippur Day Yizkor Service – Wednesday, October 5 – 9:45 AM
Yom Kippur Neilah Service – Wednesday, October 5 – 5:00 PM

Services will be held in-person at the GHJCC, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, with an option to participate via Zoom. Tashlich will be held in-person behind the New England Jewish Academy (across the street from the JCC).  

Be sure to arrive on time.  The JCC doors will be locked when services begin, and people who have not pre-registered will not be admitted.

In order to create a comfortable and safe environment, seating will be positioned to allow for adequate distancing.  We ask in-person attendees to follow these COVID guidelines:

    • Vaccination is required
    • Masks are optional
    • Self-test within 24 hours prior to the service. A test prior to an evening service will suffice for the following day’s services
    • Attend in-person only after testing negative
    • If you are not feeling well, regardless of COVID test results, please join via Zoom

Zoom links for Yom Kippur services are now available.

Yom Kippur Eve (Kol Nidre)

Yom Kippur Day (Yizkor)

Yom Kippur Breakfast (Neilah)


Online Registration is a simple 2-step process.

  1. Tell us who to expect ==> Attendees
  2. Submit your payment ==> Payment

During Yizkor, we will read aloud the names of relatives and friends who have died recently (since High Holidays last year), as well as the names of all Kehilat Chaverim members who have passed away.   We will scroll the names of other loved ones.  To submit names, please send email to Marty Kapper at  Please identify names and phonetic pronunciations of recently departed. Email to Marty

Click to read the announcement and schedule for services

Click here for a printable High Holiday registration form  

NOTE: Please register early.  There will be a $10 late-fee per household for registering after September 19.

Printed services will be provided at the JCC for in-person attendees.

High Holiday services are available for download:

Rosh Hashanah Evening Service

Rosh Hashanah Daytime Service

Yom Kippur Evening Service

Yom Kippur Daytime Service

Yom Kippur Neilah Service

Click here for Membership registration