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High Holidays 2017/5778

All services and meals are free for St. Louis area students! 

Community members, families, & other guests - all are welcome! We ask for a suggested donation of $54 per service to help defray WashU Hillel's high holiday costs. Please find meal cost information in the RSVP links below.

Home Hospitality

Get paired with a local family for meals throughout the holidays in their home. Sign up for Rosh Hashanah meals here by Tuesday 9/4 at noon. 

Rosh Hashanah In-A-Bag

Celebrate the Jewish New Year your own way! Hillel will provide you with apples, honey, and a Rosh Hashanah resource guide to share with 10 friends, for FREE! Sign-ups coming soon!

Meals

Join us for meals throughout Rosh Hashanah and for pre-fast and break fast meals for Yom Kippur. RSVPs are requested, but not required - walk-ins are welcome! For students wanting to attend meals, please RSVP here. If you are a community member wanting to attend meals, please RSVP here. Menus will be posted soon. Though an RSVP is not required to attend, if you have any dietary restrictions (i.e. gluten free, vegetarian, etc), please RSVP so that we can accommodate! 


ROSH HASHANAH

Erev Rosh Hashanah
Sunday, September 9th

Candle lighting: 7:01pm

Evening Services:
Reform 6:15pm Umrath Lounge next to the DUC
Conservative  6:30pm Women's Building Formal Lounge
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Erev Rosh Hashanah Dinner
7:45pm at WashU Hillel
This event is sponsored by Hillel Leadership Council and WashU Student Union.

First Day of Rosh Hashanah
Monday, September 10th

Morning Services:
Reform: Information coming soon!
Conservative 9:30am - 12:30pm Women's Building Formal Lounge
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Rosh Hashanah Lunch:
1:00 - 2:30pm at WashU Hillel

Evening Services:
Conservative 6:00pm Women's Building Formal Lounge
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Second Day of Rosh Hashanah
Tuesday, September 11th

Morning Services
Conservative 9:30am - 12:30pm Women's Building Formal Lounge
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Rosh Hashanah Lunch:
1:00 - 2:30pm at WashU Hillel

Evening Services:
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA


YOM KIPPUR

Erev Yom Kippur
Tuesday, September 18th

Candle lighting/Fast begins: 6:47pm

Erev Yom Kippur Dinner:
5:15 - 6:15pm College Hall on the South 40

Evening Services:
Reform 6:45pm Women’s Building Formal Lounge
Conservative 6:45-8:45pm Graham Chapel
Orthodox At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Yom Kippur
Wednesday, September 19th

Morning Services:
Reform Information coming soon!
Conservative 9:30am - approximately 1:30pm in Emerson Auditorium in Knight Hall
Orthodox ​​​​​​​At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Concluding Services:
(Fast ends at 7:43pm)
Conservative 5:45pm Women's Building Formal Lounge
Orthodox ​​​​​​​At Bais Abraham Congregation, info TBA

Hillel Leadership Council Break Fast:
7:45pm in Umrath Lounge (next to the DUC)
Students are invited to break the fast over bagels, lox, and other delicious food at Hillel Leadership Council’s annual Break Fast! Gluten free and dairy free options will be available. Buffet line will open at 7:45pm sharp.
This event is sponsored by Hillel Leadership Council and WashU Student Union


SUKKOT

Sukkah Building at Hillel
Info Coming soon!

Erev Sukkot Dinner
Information coming soon!

Sukkot Shabbat Dinner
Information coming soon!