Congregation Ohav Shalom

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High Holy Days


Dear Ohav family:

We are writing to update you on our plans for the High Holy Days 5781 and ask you to complete the brief survey below that will help us to make those plans.

We all know that this will be an experience unlike those of past years. Continue reading.

High Holy Days 5781 at Ohav Shalom: Help Us to Make this a Great Holy Day Season! High Holy Day 5781 – SURVEY


The High Holy Days in 2020, including Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah, will occur as follows:

  • Rosh HaShanah – begins sundown, Friday, September 18 and ends sundown on Sunday, September 20
  • Yom Kippur – begins sundown Sunday, September 27  and ends sundown on Monday, September 28

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  • Sukkot – begins sundown Saturday, October 2 and ends sundown on Friday, October 9
  • Shemini Atzeret – begins sundown on Friday, October 9 and ends sundown on Saturday, October 10
  • Simchat Torah – begins sundown on Saturday, October 10 and ends sundown on Sunday, October 11


To view the 2019-2020 Yizkor Book, click here. 

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