We are excited to announce that EJC will be having High Holy Day services again this year. Here you will find information on clergy, location, dates, cost and registration. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clergy We are excited to announce that Rabbi Faith Cantor will be leading High Holy Day Services this year for EJC! Member and non-member participation in the service is highly encouraged. A sign-up sheet will be circulated ahead of time for those that are interested in participating in the service.
Location All events will take place at the Masonic Lodge on Liberty Rd in Eldersburg, MD. For more information, please visit our location page.
Dates &Time* Rosh Hashanah Tuesday September 7, 2021 -Rosh Hashanah I - Family Services @ 10:30 AM - Celebration of the Universe (After Family Service) - Join us for dessert as we celebrate the creation of the universe
Yom Kippur Wednesday September 15, 2021 - Yom Kippur I - Kol Nidre Service @ 6:30 PM Thursday September 16, 2021 - Yom Kippur II - Morning Services @ 10:00 AM - Evening Service @ 6:00 PM - Break Fast - We will have a grab and go Break Fast to take home for your break fast meal.
FAQ *Are children allowed at Kol Nidre and Traditional Services? Yes. Children are welcome to attend all services. *Will there be a Luncheon and Break Fast? We will not be having a luncheon or break fast this year. After Rosh Hashanah services we will be having desert to celebrate the universe and after Yom Yippur we will have a grab and go Breakfast Bar for attendees to bring home. *Will there be a limit to the number of attendees? Yes we will be limiting the number of attendees this year due to COVID-19. All members who are paid in full for 2021 (or have paid the first 3 quarters of membership dues for those paying quarterly)and register by August 13, 2021 will be guaranteed seats at all services for their family members living in the same home. Registration for all non-members will open Wednesday August 11, 2021 and filled on a first come first serve basis. *Can I still become a member of EJC for 2021? Yes, EJC membership is still open for 2021. Please visit the Membership Page for more information on becoming a member. *Will masks be required during the service? Masks for anyone over 2 and not vaccinated are required. For all other attendees that are vaccinated, masks are optional but encouraged.
Cost There is no fee for EJC members that have paid their 2021 dues (or have paid the first 3 quarters of membership dues for those paying quarterly). For non-members the fees are listed below. All fees are per person. Please visit the Membership Page for more information on becoming a member. NOTE: If capacity is reached through membership registration, registration to the community may not open. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur - $50 per person* - This includes ALL services, Celebration and Break Fast On the Go. Rosh Hashanah Only - $30 per person* - This includes all Rosh Hashanah services and the Celebration. Yom Kippur Only - $30 per person* - This includes all Yom Kippur services and Break Fast On the Go. *Children under the age of 5 years old may attend all services at no charge with a paying adult. Payment should be made through Paypal or email community1@eldersburgjewish congregation to submit payment with a check.
Registration All are welcome, however registration is necessary because we are limiting numbers due to COVID. We will be doing a tiered registration this year to give priority to members paid in full (or have paid the first 3 quarters of membership dues for those paying quarterly). Registration will be sent out via email based on the following schedule:
Monday, July 26 - Friday, August 6 - Registration opens for all members paid in full (or have paid the first 3 quarters of membership dues for those paying quarterly)
Monday, August 9 - Friday, September 3 - Registration open to community for both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Seats will be assigned on a first come first serve basis. Once we reach full capacity, registration will be shut off and a message will be sent out.
NOTE: If capacity is reached through membership registration, registration to the community may not open.