High Holidays with Metro Chicago Hillel

All Events will be held at Silverstein Base Hillel: Lincoln park or

silverstein base hillel: looP

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The High Holidays are right around the corner and this year Metro Chicago Hillel and Silverstein Base Hillel have new expanded offerings! While services are geared towards Metro Chicago Hillel students, all High Holiday services and meals are open to all Chicago Basers (students and young adults) except the first night of Rosh Hashanah dinner (9/9) which is for Metro Chicago Hillel students.

Check out the event for the High Holidays 2018 on our Facebook page!

Rosh Hashanah

All held at Base: Lincoln Park

Sunday, September 9th:

  • 6:30 pm: Services  
  • 7:30 pm: Dinner for Metro Chicago Hillel students

Monday, September 10th: 

  • 10:0 am: Services
  • 12:30 pm: Lunch
  • 1:30 pm: Taschlich  (we will walk down to the lake together and cast our transgressions into the water.  BYOBread or we'll have some for you!)

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre services offered at both locations

There are two options for evening Yom Kippur services, one at Base: Lincoln Park which will include instruments and one at Base: Loop which will be more traditional. 

Tuesday, September 18th: 

Base Lincoln Park

  • 6:30 pm: Kol Nidre services
  • 8:00 pm: Discussion led by Rabbi Megan

Base Loop

  • 6:30 pm: Kol Nidre services
  • 8:00 pm: Discussion led by Rav Ezra

Yom Kippur daytime services will only be held at Base: Loop

Wednesday, September 19th morning:

Base Loop

  • 10:00 am: Services 

End of Yom Kippur and break fast offered at both locations

Wednesday, September 19th afternoon/evening:

Base Lincoln Park

  • 5:00 pm: Yom Kippur meditation
  • 5:45 pm: Yom Kippur conversation
  • 6:30 pm: Neilah (Final service of Yom Kippur)
  • 7:42 pm: Break-the-fast dinner

Base Loop

  • 5:30pm: Yom Kippur class
  • 6:30pm Neilah (Final service of Yom Kippur)
  • 7:42 pm: Break-the-fast dinner

High Holiday Services in the Community

Emanuel Congregation
5959 Sheridan Rd.

Temple Sholom
3480 North Lake Shore Drive

Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N Broadway

Anshe Sholom Bnai Israel Congregation
540 W Melrose

Traditional without a mechitza (men and women sit together):
Chicago Loop Synagogue
16 S Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603

The Preston Bradley Center, 941 W. Lawrence

If you have any questions about attending services at a local synagogue, please email Rabbi Megan at megan@metrochicagohillel.org or Rav Ezra at ezra@metrochicagohillel.org for more information.


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