High Holiday Services 2017-5778

Looking for a home for the High Holidays? We can help. View the list below to find schedules for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah services at synagogues throughout our community.


Complete Rosh HaShanah List of Services

Complete Yom Kippur List of Services


Anshe Poale Zedek Synagogue

435 N. Eighth St., Manitowoc, WI 54220

Contact Spiritual Leader Cantor Jerry Berkowitz at (262) 536-4480 for service times.

Anshe Sfard Kehillat Torah

6717 N. Green Bay Ave., Glendale, WI 53209

Contact Carrie Barbakoff, administrative coordinator for service times/information at carrie@asktshul.com.

Beth Hillel Temple

6050 8th Ave., Kenosha, WI 53143

Visit our website for service dates/times.

High Holiday services are approximately 2 hours long with a mixture of Hebrew and English (50/50) and with guitar, keyboard and soloist, Orit Perlman, of Haifa, Israel.  Harp used on Kol Nidre. The new Mahzor of the Reform Movement, Mishkan HaNefesh, has greatly enhanced our experience and spiritual uplift on the High Holy Days. Our seating is mixed gender. All are welcome!

Registration and Yom Tov Pass necessary.  Prefer call or email ahead, but can register and receive pass day of.  Donations welcome, but not required.

Service times will be posted at the Beth Hillel website and printed on Yom Tov Passes.  For further information, contact Rabbi Dena Feingold at rabbi@bethhillel.net or 262-654-2716.

Beth Israel Sinai

944 Main Street, Racine, WI 53403

Visit our website and click on the newsletter to view High Holiday program dates/times.

At Beth Israel Sinai there are no tickets to be purchased or reservations needed. Your contributions will be appreciated.  We welcome all. We have a mixture of Hebrew and English for each service.  Our seating is mixed gender.

Chabad-Lubavitch of Wisconsin

For details on services for each location visit the Lubavitch of Wisconsin website:
(updated schedules coming soon)

Chabad Lubavitch Torah Center
Chabad of the Bay Area
Chabad of the East Side
Chabad of Kenosha/Bnei Zedek Chabad
Chabad of Madison
Chabad at UW-Madison
Chabad at UW-Milwaukee
Chabad of Waukesha
Chabad of Mequon/Congregation Agudas Achim Chabad
The Shul Bayside 

Chavurah Or Tikvah

233 Shore Circle, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
262-567-1225 or 262-569-1228

Contact the synagogue for service times.

Congregation Anshai Lebowitz

2415 West Mequon Road, Mequon, WI 53092

Experience the beginning of your New Year in the warm and welcoming ambience of Congregation Anshai Lebowitz.  Practicing Modern Orthodoxy “with an inclusive approach,” returning Cantor Avner Zadok will lead us with beautiful chanting and memorable D’vrei Torah on a path of reflection of the year past and towards hopeful anticipation of the year ahead.  Beginning with Rosh Hashanah evening services on September 21, 2017 and ending with the sounds of the Shofar on the evening of Yom Kippur, September 30, our spiritual journey of teshuvah, tefilah, and tzedekah (repentance, prayer, and charity) will be most memorable, resulting in a Shanah Tovah for all.

Members and non-members of all denominations are welcome.  Gender-separate as well as mixed seating sections are available and davening is in Hebrew and English.  Neither tickets nor reservations are required.  Contributions are customary and appreciated.

Specific times of all High Holiday services including Sukkot can be found at CAL High Holiday Season Schedule or by calling the synagogue office at 262-512-1195.

Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid

6880 N. Green Bay Rd., Glendale, WI 53209

Click here to see calendar.

Congregation Beth Jehudah

3100 N. 52nd St., Milwaukee, WI 53216

Contact the synagogue for service times.

Congregation B’Nai Abraham

2400 Oxford Ln., Beloit, WI 53511

Contact Rabbi Shlomo Wing for service times.

Congregation Cnesses Israel

222 S. Baird St, Green Bay, WI 54301

Click here for service times. (updated schedule coming soon)

We use Machzor Lev Shalem, as it includes transliterations and meaningful English readings. We are participatory. Our cantorial soloist encourages singing.  We use about one-third to one-half English. We do not use tickets, but do ask that non-members make a donation to the synagogue. We are fully egalitarian.

Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun

2020 W. Brown Deer Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53217

Click here to see service times.

Serving members and their guests, our services will be led by our rabbis, cantor and choir, using the recently published Mishkan HaNefesh machzor, which balances the use of Hebrew and English. We will have children’s services the afternoon of the first day of Rosh Hashanah and the afternoon of Yom Kippur. We are a warm and welcoming congregation, and are happy to discuss membership with those interested in joining our community. Feel free to contact our Executive Director, Andrew Appel at 414-228-7545.

Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha

830 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188

For service times please go to our calendar and click the holiday service you’d like to attend.

High Holiday services are approximately 2 1/2 hours long with a mixture of Hebrew and English and with choral music and pianist accompanying the Cantor. There will be a children’s service at 6 pm on Erev Rosh Hashanah and at 6 pm on Yom Kippur day.

Non-members who want to attend should contact Mary Schuman for reservation and cost information.

Congregation Shalom

7630 N. Santa Monica Blvd. Fox Point, Wi 53217

Click here to see service times.

The High Holy Days are a time when our members come together as a community to demonstrate their commitment to Judaism. For your convenience, our rabbis and cantor lead early and late services on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Music plays an important role in our celebration with the adult choir participating in a number of services. We use the Reform prayerbook, Gates of Repentance, which contains both Hebrew and English. A family service is offered in the evening on day 1 of Rosh Hashanah, and in the morning of Yom Kippur. Members may purchase tickets for their guests by contacting Abby Habush Schroeder, Director of Synagogue Relations. Prospective members, please contact our office to arrange to attend services.

Congregation Shaarei Shamayim

900 University Bay Drive, Madison, WI 53705

Click here to see service times.

Our services combine traditional prayers with contemporary poetry, readings, and songs. We are participatory and encourage our members and friends to lead elements of the service, sing along, share English readings, chant Torah and Haftarah, and blow shofar. Our services last several hours; we encourage you to take breaks and sit outside on the lawn or chat with a friend in the lobby. Many people come and go throughout these days. Tickets are never required, and all are welcome.

Congregation Shir Hadash

Plymouth Church, 2717 E. Hampshire Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211

Click here to see our calendar of events or high holiday service times.

Shir Hadash is a welcoming, egalitarian, progressive shul with vibrant High Holy Day services that are open to all, no tickets necessary. Our creative liturgy includes Hebrew and English, poetry and contemporary readings. Services are participatory in nature and enhanced by our musicians, all of whom are member volunteers. Everyone is encouraged to sing, pick up an instrument, blow a shofar, dance, and help us sing a shir hadash – a new song!

Congregation Sinai

8223 N. Port Washington Rd., Fox Point, WI 53217

Looking for a home for the Holy Days? Join us at Sinai! All are welcome!  Visit www.CongregationSinai.org for details.

All are welcome! Tickets are available for prospective members at no charge. Please call Jen Friedman at 414-352-2970. Services include English, Hebrew and music.  Morning services offer youth programming through registration at www.CongregationSinai.org.

Congregation Sons of Abraham

1820 Main St., LaCrosse, WI 54601

Click here to see calendar.

Kohl Family Synagogue (Ovation Jewish Home)

1414 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202

Click here for service times.

The community is always welcome to worship with us at the Ovation Jewish Home; no tickets required. Separated gender seating on one floor; handicap accessible. Traditional orthodox service; no music. Questions? Contact sgramza@ovation.org.

Lake Park Synagogue

3207 N. Hackett Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211

Click here for service times.

Lake Park Synagogue is a Modern Orthodox synagogue on the east side of Milwaukee, near the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus. Welcoming people from all backgrounds, LPS provides religious, educational and social programs, and strives to integrate Halachic Judaism with everyday life.

Moses Montefiore Congregation

1620 N. Meade St., Appleton, WI 54911

High Holiday services are Traditional Conservative with a mixture of Hebrew and English. Membership or reservations/tickets required, except Jewish College students do not need a reservation, just show your college student ID. Guest tickets available for purchase. Our seating is mixed gender; no assigned seating.

Contact us for service times at moses.montefiore@aol.com.

Ohr HaTorah – Jewish Heritage Center

7020 N. Green Bay Ave., Glendale, WI 53209

Visit our website for service times.

User-friendly, warm and spiritual Orthodox services.

Ruth Coleman Synagogue (Ovation Sarah Chudnow)

10995 N. Market Street, Mequon, WI 53092

Click here for service times.

We welcome the community to worship with us. No reservations or tickets are required. The service, led by Rabbi Steven Adams and Cantorial Soloist David Blumberg (a capella) is a liberal/progressive service. With seating on the first floor of the building, the synagogue is handicap accessible.

Temple Beth El

2702 Arbor Dr., Madison, WI 53711

Contact the synagogue for service times.

Temple Menorah

9363 N. 76th St., Milwaukee, WI 53223

Contact the synagogue for service times.

Temple Sholom

1223 Emery St., Eau Claire, WI 54701

Contact the synagogue for service times.