This year we welcome you to join our services in person at the locations listed below. Some services will be live-streamed for those who are not able to join us in person. See details for specific information.

 

If you need technical support to access our services, please call our help desk at (510) 295-0089. 

An asterisk (*) indicates that registration is required for these events.  

Deadline for childcare registration has been extended to Thursday, September 22. 
 

Please use the following links to register for childcare or youth events: Members | Non-Members

Use the following links for guest passes: Members  | Non-Members 

S'lichot

Saturday, September 17

5:00pm – Shofar Blowing 101 

Sacred Garden

Shofar for neophytes as well as for those who want to learn a bit about the shofar’s

traditions and history. Please bring your own shofar.

6:00pm – Meditation 

Library

We are requesting that all meditation attendees take a COVID test before coming to the service and only attend after a negative result. 

6:00pm – Schmooze, Study, Havdalah, and S’lichot Service 

Foyer to Albers Chapel

Schmooze, Study, Havdalah and S'lichot Service at 7:00pm in Foyer to the Albers Chapel (Schmooze and snacks) and Albers Chapel (study session and service with Havdalah in the sacred garden).

Join us as we gather, reflect, sing, and end the evening with Havdalah and S'lichot service featuring the Temple Sinai Adult choir. Bring open hearts and open minds as we prepare for the High Holy Days together. 

The S'lichot service will be streamed here starting at 8:30pm.

Erev Rosh HaShanah

Sunday, September 25

5:30-6:00pm – Rosh HaShanah Story Time via Zoom

Preschool through 3rd grade children are invited to hear a story about the New Year.

This program will be a great way to begin the holiday! Join this gathering here.

7:30pm – Erev Rosh HaShanah Service 

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

Rosh HaShanah
Monday, September 26
8:30am – Rosh HaShanah Early Morning Service

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

The early service will be led by our rabbis and song leader Isaac Zones and will have camp/folk style music as well as High Holy Day melodies. Childcare available for children age 2 - 5.*

11:30am – Rosh HaShanah Late Morning Service

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

The late service will be led by our rabbis and Cantor Keys, accompanied by George Emblom and our professional choir. Childcare available for children age 2 - 5.*

ROSH HASHANAH YOUTH EVENTS

Marina Park, Site A, 3300 Powell Street, Emeryville

All youth events will be held at Marina Park. Site A is located where the road ends,

next to the turn-around. Proceed all the way to the end of the road and use the very

last entrance to park in the lot. Wear layers as the weather may vary.

 

• 4:30pm – Sababa Rosh HaShanah Service (recommended ages 2 – 5)

A developmentally appropriate, musical service for families with children from preschool
through kindergarten. Adults must accompany children.

 

• 4:30pm – Kesher Service (recommended grades 1 – 6)*

A musical and engaging service for children from grade 1 – 6. Families are welcome.

 

• 4:30pm – Teen Experience (grades 7 – 12)*

A meaningful teen-only exploration of new beginnings.

 
5:15pm – Tashlich

Marina Park, Site A, 3300 Powell Street, Emeryville

No reservations or tickets necessary. All are welcome.

Kol Nidre
Tuesday, October 4
5:30-6:00pm – Yom Kippur Story Time via Zoom

Preschool through 3rd grade children are invited to hear a story about the New Year.

This program will be a great way begin the holiday!

7:30pm – Kol Nidre Service

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

Yom Kippur
Wednesday, October 5
8:30am – Yom Kippur Early Morning Service

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

The early service will be led by our rabbis and song leader Isaac Zones and will have camp/folk style music as well as High Holy Day melodies. Childcare available for children age 2 - 5.*

11:30am – Yom Kippur Late Morning Service

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

The late service will be led by our rabbis and Cantor Keys, accompanied by George Emblom and our professional choir. Childcare available for children age 2 - 5.*

YOM KIPPUR YOUTH EVENTS

• 2:30pm – Sababa Yom Kippur Service (recommended ages 2 – 5)

Paramount Theatre Lobby

A developmentally appropriate, musical service for families with children from preschool

through kindergarten. Adults must accompany children.

• 2:30pm – Kesher Service (recommended grades 1 – 6)*

Paramount Theatre Lower Level

A musical and engaging service for children from grade 1 – 6. Families are welcome.

2:30pm – Adult Study Session

Paramount Theatre Auditorium

Details forthcoming.

3:45pm – Yom Kippur Afternoon: Healing Service, Yizkor, N’ilah

Paramount Theatre or live streamed

Be sure to have your shofar ready. Join us for a light break fast upon the conclusion of N’ilah.

Erev Sukkot
Sunday, October 9
5:30pm – Erev Sukkot in the Temple Sukkah

Join us as we welcome in the festival. Bring a picnic dinner and stay to eat in the sukkah. This service will not be streamed.

“Dwell” October 10 – 15

Temple community celebrates Sukkot with other Sinai members at various locations—your own or a Sinai neighbor’s home, in a local park, and in the sukkah at Temple Sinai. 

Erev Shabbat

Friday, October 14

6:30pm – Family Shabbat Experience in the Sukkah

Followed by dinner*

Erev Simchat Torah

Sunday, October 16

5:00pm – Yizkor for Simchat Torah

5:30pm – Erev Simchat Torah with Consecration