160 Mohegan Drive, West Hartford CT 06117
We invite you and your family to The Emanuel Synagogue for our High Holy Day services, offered in-person and on LIVESTREAM.
Together we will worship, connect and learn. Our services are open to all (members & non-members) so join us for one day or all!
YES; for security purposes everyone entering the building must show a ticket.
All tickets must be picked up at the synagogue prior to the High Holy Days. See below for ticket pick up schedule
NO, but we ask that you consider contributing an amount of your choosing to help underwrite our High Holiday budget.
The Emanuel Synagogue is fully open, and we have a robust schedule of prayer services in-person and via streaming video, with limited availability on Zoom. The streaming link is:
You may borrow a machzor for LIVEStream service attendance, during scheduled ticket pickup times. Please be sure to return all machzors after Yom Kippur.
On Sunday, September 17 at 4:30 pm, Tashlich will be held at two different locations:
Cemetery Services will be held on Sunday, September 24 at
11 am: at The Emanuel Synagogue Cemetery in Wethersfield.
12 pm: The Beth
Hillel Cemetery Service in Granby.
YES, there will be a mask only seating section in Koret Hall.
YES, family and youth services, early childhood services, and teen services will meet outdoors under tents on the Emanuel grounds. If the weather doesn’t cooperate, we will meet inside. See times listed on your ticket and listed below
YES, we will have babysitters available at designated times for children up to age 5. Please check back for details.
YES, Break-Fast with us at The Emanuel:
Monday, September 25 after Havdalah service at approximately 7:45 pm.
High Holy Day SAFETY REMINDERS: We take security procedures seriously! For everyone’s safety:
As a benefit of membership, all current Emanuel members will receive High Holy Day tickets in the mail by early September. If you are not a current member and are interested in joining, please contact Michalee Merritt, VP for Membership to learn more!
Members who wish to obtain additional tickets for adult children (ages 22+) or guests, AND Prospective or Non-Members who wish to request tickets after Sept. 17, for Kol Nidre /Yom Kippr attendance, may contact the main office regarding availability.
At The Emanuel, children of all ages are always welcome in our main sanctuary. We also offer the following age specific interactive services for families with children from tot to teen with babysitting available for the little ones at designated times (see schedule below)
Shabbat Shuvah (“Sabbath [of] Return” שבת שובה) refers to the Shabbat that occurs during the Ten Days of Repentance between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.