Events

Upcoming Events at Newtown Synagogue

Rosh Hashanah

Book your seats now, for 1 or 2 nights. 

DATES: Sunday 29 September &  Monday 30 September 2019

TIME:
Service: 6:30 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm

PRICES:
members $40
non-members $50
students $30
family $100 (adults plus all children)

PRE-BOOKING AND PRE-PAYMENT ARE ESSENTIAL

So book and pay to guarantee a seat!  2 WAYS OF BOOKING:   

1: go to http://newtownshul.iwannaticket.com.au/

OR

2: EFT to BSB 032036; a/c 960034 *and* email to newtown@shul.org.au copy of the transaction confirmation and the NAMES of each person attending

Visit the’ Events’ page for High Holidays schedule!

High Holidays Schedule

Rosh Hashanah

First Night
Sunday, 29 September 2019

Light Candles at 5:38 pm
Evening Services: 6:30 pm
First Night Feast: 7:00 pm
Make Sure to BOOK ONLINE @ newtownshul.iwannaticket.com.au

First Day
Monday, 30 September 2019

Morning Services: 9:00 am
Kids Service: 11:00am
Shofar Sounding: 12:00 pm
Priestly Blessing/Mincha – 2:00pm
Festive Kiddush Lunch – 2:30pm

Second Night
Monday, 30 September 2019

Light Candles after 6:34 pm from a pre-existing flame
Evening Services: 6:30 pm
Second Night Feast: 7:00 pm
Make Sure to BOOK ONLINE @ newtownshul.iwannaticket.com.au

Second Day
Tuesday, 1 October 2019

Morning Services: 9:00 am
Kids Service: 11:00am
Shofar Sounding: 12:00 pm
Priestly Blessing/Mincha – 2:00pm
Festive Kiddush Lunch – 2:30pm
Holiday Ends at 6:35pm

Fast of Gadalya

Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Fast Begins: 4:13am
Fast Ends at 6:24pm
It is customary to visit graves of relatives on this day.

Shabbat Shuva – Regular Shabbat Services

Friday, 4 October 2019

Light Shabbat Candles at 5:42pm
L’chaim in the Shul hall: 5:30pm
Evening services: 6:00pm
Dinner: 7:00pm
*book for Dinner at www.youngadultchabad.org/dinner*

Saturday, 5 October 2019

Kabbalah class 9:00am
Morning Services: 9:30am
Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids service 11:00am
Rabbi Sermon and Choir 11:30am
Kiddush Lunch 12:30pm
Shabbat Ends at 6:38pm

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Eve
Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Light Candles at 6:45pm
Fast Begins at 6:45pm
Kol Nidrei Services: 7:00pm

Yom Kippur Day
Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Morning Services: 9:00 am
Kids Service: 11:00am
Yizkor Memorial Service: 12:00 pm
Afternoon Prayers – 5:00pm
Fast Ends – 7:41pm
Break the Fast Feast – 8:15pm
*book for the feast at www.youngadultchabad.org/hhe*

Shabbat – Regular Shabbat Services

Friday, 11 October 2019

Light Shabbat Candles at 6:47pm
L’chaim in the Shul hall: 5:30pm
Evening services: 6:00pm
Dinner: 7:00pm
*book for Dinner at www.youngadultchabad.org/dinner*

Saturday, 12 October 2019

Kabbalah class 9:00am
Morning Services: 9:30am
Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids service 11:00am
Rabbi Sermon and Choir 11:30am
Kiddush Lunch 12:30pm
Shabbat Ends at 7:43pm

Sukkot

To purchase a Sukkah or a Lulav & Etrog,
please call Golds Judaica Store at 93000495

First Night
Sunday, 13 October 2019

Light Candles at 6:48pm
Evening Prayers – 7:00pm
Dinner in the Sukkah – 7:30pm
*book for dinner at  www.youngadultchabad.org/hhe*

First Day
Monday, 14 October 2019

Pop in to Shake the Lulav and Etrog and have a piece of cake in the Sukkah!

Morning Services: 9:30 am
Hallel & Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids Service: 11:00 am
Rabbi’s Sermon: 12:00pm
Priestly Blessing: 12:30pm
Kiddush Lunch in the Sukkah: 1:00pm

Second Night
Monday, 15 October 2019

Light Candles  after 7:45pm from a pre-existing flame
Evening Services: 7:45pm

Second Day
Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Pop in to Shake the Lulav and Etrog and have a piece of cake in the Sukkah!

Morning Services: 9:30 am
Hallel & Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids Service: 11:00 am
Rabbi’s Sermon: 12:00pm
Priestly Blessing: 12:30pm
Kiddush Lunch in the Sukkah: 1:00pm

Holiday Ends at 7:46 pm

Shabbat Chol Hamoed Sukkot

Friday, 18 October 2019

Light Shabbat Candles at 6:52pm
L’Chaim in the Sukkah: 5:30pm
Evening services: 6:00pm
Dinner in the Sukkah 7:00pm
*book for Dinner at www.youngadultchabad.org/hhe*

Saturday, 19 October 2019

Kabbalah class in the Sukkah 9:00 am
Morning Services: 9:30 am
Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids Service: 11:00 am
Rabbi’s sermon & Choir: 11:30am
Kiddush in the Sukkah: 12:30pm
Shabbat Ends at 7:50pm

Shemini Atzeret

Sunday, 20 October 2019

Light Candles at 6:54pm
Evening Services: 7:00pm

Monday, 21 October 2019

Morning Services: 9:30am
Hallel & Torah Reading: 10:30am
Kids Service: 11:00am
Yizkor Memorial Service: 11:30am
Priestly Blessing: 12:30pm
Kiddush Lunch in the Sukkah: 1:00pm

Simchat Torah

Simchas Torah Eve
Monday, 21 October 2019

Evening Prayers,  dancing with the Torah and Festive Dinner: 6:30pm
*book for Dinner at www.youngadultchabad.org/hhe*

Light Candles after 7:51pm from a pre-existing flame

Simchat Torah Day
Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018

Morning Services: 9:30 am
Priestly Blessing: 10:30am
Kiddush: 11:00am
Dancing with the Torah: 11:30am
Torah Reading: 12:00pm
Rabbi’s Sermon and Musaf: 1:00pm
Festive Kiddush Lunch: 1:30pm

Holiday Ends at 7:52pm

Previous Events

Shavuot

Service Times

SHABBAT 8 June / 5 Sivan

5:35 pm – Shabbat ends. Light Candles for Shavuot from an existing flame
6:00 pm – Evening Prayers in the Synagogue followed by Kiddush in the Hall
9:00 pm – Special Shavuot Late-night Learning program “Ten Perspectives on the Ten Commandments”

SHAVUOT 1ST DAY – SUNDAY 9 June / 6 Sivan

9:30 am – Prayers commence
10:30 am
– Reading of Ten Commandments followed by Kids Ice Cream Party
11:30 am
– Rabbi’s Sermon, Synagogue Choir & Priestly Blessing
12:30 pm
– Special Dairy Kiddush with Cheesecake, Blintzes, Bagels and Smoked Salmon
5:35 pm – Candle lighting for second night of Shavuot from an existing flame
6:00 pm – Evening Prayers in the Synagogue followed by Kiddush in the Hall

SHAVUOT 2ND DAY – MONDAY 10 June / 7 Sivan

9:30 am – Prayers commence
10:30 am – Torah Reading
11:30 am – Rabbi’s Sermon, Synagogue Choir & Priestly Blessing
12:30 pm – Kiddush in the Hall
5:35 pm – Shavuot Ends. Evening Prayers in the Synagogue followed by Havdalah