High Holy Days 2022 – 5783

Shanah Tovah

Slifka Center is looking forward to the fall – welcoming back students to campus and to our newly renovated building, and to celebrating the holidays in meaningful and joyful ways with in person services.

All Slifka Center High Holiday services will be held on the Yale campus.  For security and COVID-compliance, locations will be provided upon registration. Full vaccination will be required for all participating adults.

To purchase tickets for the event, click here to be redirected to the registration page. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Tashlich:  Monday September 26th at 3:30pm
Join us for the ritual on the first day of Rosh Hashanah in which we symbolically cast our sins away in a running body of water.

Reverse Tashlich: Sunday October 2nd at 1:30pm
In partnership with Tikkun Hayam; Repair the Sea, Slifka will be taking part in the 5th annual international Reverse Tashlich, an international Jewish community waterfront cleanup. Reverse Tashlich is a modern ritual of a local cleanup the Sunday between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur grounded in the Jewish ethical principle of bal tashchit, do not destroy. This year we will be working with the Mill River Trail project.

Slifka Center wishes to acknowledge with gratitude the following Endowment Funds which support High Holy Days at Slifka Center:

The Robert ’59 and Louise Arias Yom Kippur Break-Fast Endowment

Frank Bernstein ’61 Family Music Endowment

The Fleischer Passover and High Holy Days Endowment

The Bernard and Norma Lytton Apples and Honey Kiddush Fund

Please visit this page for more complete information later in the summer. Questions? Please contact slifka.center@yale.edu

updated 8/3/2022