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High Holy Days 2019/5780

Awaken Your Soul High Holy Days 5780
 
 
We will once again be conducting High Holy Day Services at Harmony Gold Theater at 7655 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046.
 
The theater is spacious with more than enough seating for all of our congregants, families, and friends, and there is ample parking in the immediate vicinity. We look forward to worshiping together in this beautiful venue.
 
Additional ticket information for members and not-yet-members can be found below!
 
5780 High Holy Days Service Schedule:
 
September 29 and 30, 2019 at Harmony Gold Theater:
Evening – Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 8:00 PM
Morning – Monday, September 30, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Children’s Service – Monday, September 30, 2019 at 10:30 AM
 
ROSH HASHANAH - DAY TWO
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Kol Ami, 1200 North La Brea Avenue:
Morning – Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 10:00 AM
 
October 8 and 9, 2019 at Harmony Gold Theater:
 
Kol Nidre – Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 8:00 PM
Morning/Yizkor –Yom Kippur Day Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Children’s Service – Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 10:30 AM
Afternoon/Neilah – Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 3:30 PM
12-Step Meeting - Wednesday, October 9, 2019 following Yom Kippur Morning Services
Torah Study - Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 2:15 PM
 
Rabbi Denise L. Eger, Rabbi Max Chaiken and Cantor Patti Linsky will conduct the worship services. Music Director, Mr. Nate Widelitz
 
 
MEMBER TICKET INFORMATION
Everyone who has completed their dues renewal and whose first quarter dues are paid in full by Tuesday, September 3, 2019, will receive their tickets upon returning their Member Ticket(s) and Participation Forms (sent by mail.)
 
Member tickets will automatically be mailed to you Tuesday, September 10, 2019.
 
Members may purchase additional tickets for their family members at a reduced price. Please complete and return the form sent by mail with payment for any additional tickets. If your order is received before Tuesday September 3, 2019, the additional tickets will be mailed to you. After that date, your tickets will be available at Will Call.
 
SERVICE PARTICIPATION
There are many opportunities for members to have the honor of participating in High Holy Days Services. We hope all Kol Ami members will participate. Please complete your member participation form (sent by paper mail) by Tuesday, September 3, 2019.
 
 
SUPPLEMENTAL GUEST TICKET PRICES (for members only):
       All-Service Guest tickets: $200 each (Includes all services)
Single service tickets are available. Single Service Tickets:
        Guest Erev Rosh Hashanah tickets: $135
        Guest Rosh Hashanah Morning tickets: $135
        Guest Kol Nidre tickets: $170
        Guest Yom Kippur Day tickets: $170
For supplemental member tickets, return the form sent by mail, call the office at 323-606-0996, or email us at reception@kol-ami.org
 
 
PARKING
Parking at Harmony Gold is available in secure underground parking accessible via driveway from Sunset Blvd. An adjacent lot for overflow is located behind the building and can be accessed from Stanley Avenue. Renewed Rabbi Circle Members will receive reserved parking in the underground lot.
 
If you would like to sponsor the Rosh Hashanah oneg in memory or in honor of a loved one, sponsorships are available for a minimum contribution of $200.
 
If you would like to enhance the beauty of our services with flowers, sponsorships are available for a minimum contribution of $300. From the Oneg to flowers to music, there are lots of opportunities to sponsor an aspect of our High Holy Days. Those who are moved to support, please return the sponsorship form.
 
Our congregation uses the Reform Movement machzor, Mishkan HaNefesh, which features fully transliterated liturgy, study texts that provide background and context, contemporary poetry, translations that capture the beauty of Hebrew, original woodblock art by acclaimed artist, Joel Shapiro, and includes essays by leading Reform Movement thinkers. Prayer books are not provided and are available for purchase only for $42 to be  picked up at will call.
NOTE: Prayer books will not be mailed. Enclosed with your tickets will be a bookplate which is your receipt for a prayer book, which may then be picked up at Services.
 
We will be preparing a Memorial Book (Yizkor Book) for Yom Kippur. This is an opportunity for you to memorialize beloved family and friends who have died. Each entry is a minimum contribution of $25. A full page memorial is available for $136. The deadline for returning the Yizkor Form is 12:00 PM Noon on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.
 
HELP FOR LA HOMELESS –YOU CAN DO SOMETHING
This year Kol Ami is helping PATH with Care Kits for Homeless.  Please bring with you to our High Holy Days new, travel-sized hygiene items and non-perishable snacks. Please package them in 1-gallon plastic bags. We can make a difference. Things to include: Anti-bacterial wipes, mouth wash & gum, dental floss, toothbrush & toothpaste, deodorant, women’s/men's socks and underwear, hand sanitizer, lip balm, lotion/sunscreen, shampoo & conditioner (dry shampoo is preferred), granola bars, jerky, dried fruit, mini water bottles, nail clippers, razors
 
Sun, October 20 2019 21 Tishrei 5780