Congregation Ohav Shalom

Building Community Celebrating Tradition

113 New Krumkill Road, Albany, NY 12208 / (518) 489-4706 / Email Us /

High Holy Days

L’Shana Tovah    2020|5781 President’s Message

ALL LIVE STREAM & PRE-RECORDED SERVICES CAN BE FOUND HERE

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Thursday, September 24, 2020 | 6 Tishrei 5781
Cooking with Rivi! 7:00-8:30pm Click the ZOOM icon to join us!

Enjoy learning to make Date cake and Rolled date cookies with instruction from Rivi Bahir. Details here.

Sunday, September 27, 2020 | 9 Tishrei 5781
Pre-Yom Kippur meditation and chant 3pm Click the ZOOM icon to join us!

 

An opportunity to come together and create a sacred container for the deep practice of Yom Kippur. Lynna Schaefer will facilitate a 30-minute practice of embodiment, chant, and silence.

Rosh Hashana Relay! 4:00pm Click the ZOOm icon to join us!

Join Dan Scher on ZOOM with other K-5th graders for this cool, at-home scavenger hunt! Details and registration here.

Yom Kippur Kol Nidre 5:45-7:30pm

NOTE TIME CHANGE

Livestream
Pre-recorded musical Intro to Kol Nidre service live streamed from 5:45-6pm
6PM Kol Nidre sermon by Rabbi Rena, and abbreviated Maariv service.
Depending on how you are viewing, you may need to “select” the 6pm service separately (Facebook/YouTube)
Services accessible through the following links:

    

Monday, September 28, 2020 | 10 Tishrei 5781
Yom Kippur Morning 9am-       11:45am Livestream

Abbreviated services including: Pesukei and Shacharit; Torah;  Sermon by Rabbi Dan; Yizkor (at approximately 10:30) See Yizkor Book here, and Musaf services.

​Morning Services accessible through the following links:

    

Shanah Tovah Tots 10:45am Click the ZOOM icon to join us!

 

Join Bracha Louz and friends for interactive, zoomtastic  Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur children’s services. There will be giggles, smiles, story and song, and most importantly you!  Recommend for ages : 1-99 or 6 :). Click here for details.

A Yom Kippur Teen Conversation. 11am- Noon Ohav Shalom sukkah slab

COVID:  Why is it so Controversial?  A Yom Kippur Teen Conversation. Join Arnie Adler, Mifgash educator, on the Ohav lawn for this program about one of the most important and difficult topics in modern life today!  Details here. Registration required.

Yom Kippur contemplative space 11am- Noon Ohav Shalom lawn
Please join us for the 10th annual Yom Kippur Contemplative Circle. Weather permitting we will meet on the Ohav lawn, appropriately distanced and masked, to engage in a grounding, reflective, and supportive alternative to the usual Yom Kippur afternoon slump.Meditation, chant, reflective sharing, and silence will be offered by Lynna Schaefer and everyone who participates. Details here. Pre-Registration Required.
Yom Kippur Mincha 4pm- 5pm Livestream

Streaming pre-recordings: Abbreviated services including: Torah and Mincha.  Includes Torah readings by congregants and many prayers led by Cantor Shlomo Goldberg.Abbreviated Mincha services accessible through the following links:

    

Yom Kippur Concluding Services 7:30pm Click the ZOOM icon to join us! 

Conclusion  of the fast, Havdalah and final shofar blast.