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HIGH HOLY DAYS

This year is all about rekindling connections with one another and with Jewish life. Stay tuned here for everything you need to know about the High Holy Days at PTS.

Quick Links
Register for name badges (aka tickets)
Other action required
Elul programming
Covid guidelines
Service schedule
Revisit last year's sermons

Key things to know:
* Registration is required to attend in person, even for Tots and Torah and the Family Service
* You may participate in person or via stream
* Registration deadline for mailed name badges is August 15


Action Required

Register for Name Badges
by August 15

Registration required to attend in-person, indoor services. Name badges ordered after this date will be held at will call.
Click here for more information

Add Name to Book of Remembrance
by September 5

Donations for names previously listed are accepted at any time.

Support the High Holy Day Appeal

PTS depends on the High Holy Day appeal to close the gap between membership commitment and costs. Thank you for your generosity! 

Order Reciprocal Tickets to Another Congregation

If you plan to travel, you are eligible for reciprocal tickets at another Reform synagogue.

Order Honey from the Heart
by September 1

$14 per jar
Free shipping for orders placed by July 31
Your purchase benefits Sholom Women

Reserve a Prayerbook
by September 14

Members who wish to worship via stream may pick up Mishkan HaNefsh prayer books the week of September 19, 9am - 2pm

 

elul Programming


MIND, BODY & SOUL: Body
Elul Dance Class with Sherry Haber
August 24, 5-6 pm


MIND, BODY & SOUL: Mind
Pillars for a Year of Meaning with Rabbi Dan Feder
August 31, 7-8:30 pm


MIND, BODY & SOUL: Body
Let's Get Physical Discussion with Author
September 11, 3:30-4:30pm


MIND, BODY & SOUL: Soul
Selichot Writing Workshop
September 17, 8:30-10 pm

Come for a Selichot service at 7:30 pm and stay for the workshop.


MIND, BODY & SOUL: Soul
Workshop with Atiq: Jewish Maker Institute
September 22, 7-8:30 pm

Note correct time


North Peninsula Roundtable
At Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School
September 13, 7:00 pm

Covid Guidelines

Revised July 29, 2022
Proof of vaccination will be required to attend indoor, in-person services. (Note that Family and Tots and Torah service will take place outdoors, so vaccination cards will not be required.) Skip the lines; do a vaccination pre-check. Name badges will be mailed to all those who have pre-checked. All others will pick up name badges at will-call.

Skip the lines; do a vaccination pre-check!

  1. Upload your vaccination card here
  2. Stop by the office to show your card or blue chip from last fall
  3. Sign the Vaccination Pre-Check Register when you attend a PTS event this summer
  4. Show your vaccination card or blue chip on Zoom in August at sholom.org/vaxcheck (For logged in members only)
    • Every Tuesday from 4:00-5:00 PM
    • Monday-Friday, August 23-26 from 10:00-11:00 AM
    • Monday-Thursday, August 23-25 from 4:00-500 PM

Masks are recommended, and may be required depending on the environment in September. 

Service Schedule

Like last year, Family and Tots and Torah services will take place outside under a tent.
All other services will take place indoors in the sanctuary. 
Revised July 29, 2022

ROSH HASHANAH


Erev Rosh Hashanah, Sunday, September 25


5:30-6:00 pm, Zoom Family Story Time
For children kindergarten through grade 5

7:30-9:00 pm, Communal Service
 

Rosh Hashanah Morning, Monday, September 26


8:45-9:15 am, Tots and Torah in the Tent
For families with children preschool through grade 1

9:45-10:30 am, Family Service in the Tent
For families with children from grades 2 through 5

11:00 am -1:00 pm, Communal Service

3:00-5:00 pm, Teen Workshop
Sustainability: make a beeswax wrap
 

Shabbat, Saturday, October 1


3:30 pm,Tashlich and Havdalah
Family-friendly ritual of symbolically casting away our transgressions. We will provide bird seed to toss into the water. Meet at Rockaway Beach, Pacifica.

yom kippur


Kol Nidre, Tuesday, October 4


5:30-6:00 pm, Zoom Family Story Time
For children kindergarten through grade 5

7:30-9:00 pm, Communal Service
 

Yom Kippur, Wednesday, October 5


8:45-9:15 am, Tots and Torah in the Tent
For families with children preschool through grade 1

9:45-10:30 am, Family Service in the Tent
For families with children from grades 2 through 5

11:00 am -1:00 pm, Communal Service

1:45-2:45 pm, Panel Discussion

3:00-4:00 pm, Yizkor (Memorial)

3:00-5:00 pm, Teen Workshop
Inspiriation from Talmud: decorate a mirror

4:15-5:00 pm, Healing

5:15-6:15 pm, Neilah and Havdalah
Final sounding of the shofar. Children are encouraged!

re-visit last year's sermons

Riding the Waves of the Moment
Rabbi Lisa Delson
Erev Rosh Hashanah 2021

Living in An Age of Uncertainty
Rabbi Dan Feder
Erev Rosh Hashanah 2021

How We Live Right Now
Rabbi Dan Feder
Kol Nidre 2021

The Case for Curiosity
Rabbi Liora Alban
Yom Kippur Morning 2021

Sun, August 14 2022 17 Av 5782