Rosh Hashanah 5780 Observances

Event Details

September 29—October 1, 2019

All Campus

Free admission
Contact:
Emerson Finkle

All services are free and open to all.  Please register for services and meals (see below for registration information).
 
Conservative Services

Sunday, September 29
6:15 pm - Evening Service, Old Chapel
8:00 pm - Dinner, Hillel

Monday, September 30
9:30 am - Services, Old Chapel, followed by Tashlich at Campus Pond
2:00 pm - Lunch, Hillel
7:00 pm - Evening Service, Hillel
8:00 pm - Dinner, Hillel

Tuesday, October 1
There will not be Conservative services on Tuesday. See other options below, or to be connected to a local synagogue contact aaronfine@umass.edu.
2:00 pm - Lunch, Hillel
 
Alternative Services

Tuesday, October 1
10:30-11:00 am - Mystical Text Study and Conversation, Hillel
11:00 am-1 pm - Meditation Service, Hillel
2:00 pm - Lunch, Hillel
 
 
Reform Services

Sunday, September 29
6:15 pm - Evening Service, Old Chapel
8:00 pm - Dinner, Hillel

Monday, September 30
9:30 am - Services, Old Chapel 
Following the Reform service, participants are invited to join the Conservative service for Torah reading​.
1:30 pm (approximate) - Tashlich at Campus Pond 
2:00 pm - Lunch, Hillel

 
Orthodox Services at Hillel

Sunday, September 29
6:17 pm - Candle Lighting
6:30 pm - Mincha
7:15 pm - Maariv
8:00 pm - Dinner

​Monday, September 30
10:00 am - Shacharit
12:00 pm - BBQ Kiddush
Day 1 Discussion: New Year, Who Dis? Strategies for Self Improvement
1:00 pm - Shofar and Mussaf
2:00 pm - Lunch
5:30 pm - Shofar Picnic & Tashlich with UMass Chabad at Campus Pond 
6:30 pm - Mincha
7:15 pm - Maariv
8:00 pm - Dinner

Tuesday, October 1
10:00 am - Shacharit
12:00 pm - BBQ Kiddush
Day 2 Discussion: The Creation of the Universe and It's Evolution, Baby
1:00 pm - Shofar and Mussaf
2:00 pm - Lunch
3:00 pm - Shofar at UMass Chabad
6:30 pm - Mincha
7:14 pm - Earliest Maariv and Havdala
 
 Registration
 
UMass Students
High Holiday meals are provided free for UMass students. However, students on a meal plan may donate swipes while registering to support Hillel. Please help Hillel continue to provide meals for all by donating swipes when registering.  
Register for services and meals HERE
 
Community Members and Non-UMass students are asked to pre-pay for meals. To register for meals contact Brandy Sullivan at UMass Meal Plan office on the third floor of the Worcester Dining Commons, by calling 413-545-2472, or by emailing basullivan@umass.edu. Cost: Lunch $16.50, Dinner $18 
Please also register for services HERE.

Event Category

Diversity