Passover 2020-5780


Looking for a Seder to attend this Passover?

We can help. View the list below for a Seder or program near you.

In an effort to be as inclusive as possible, we made several attempts to include Passover programs from all area synagogues. Please email or call (414-390-5720) Tela Bissett to add information about your synagogue’s Seders and Passover programs.  More info: History, Prayers, Recipes, Art, Music/Videos

Beth Israel Sinai

3009 Washington Ave. Racine, WI 53405

Click here to see our newsletter.

Chabad Lubavitch Torah Center

6791 N. Green Bay Ave., Glendale, WI 53209

First Seder Night:  April 8, 7:30 pm
Second Seder Night:  April 9, 8:00 pm

For more information click here or email or call us at 414-961-6100 X4645.

Chabad-Lubavitch of Wisconsin


Celebrate Passover with Lubavitch of Wisconsin. For a quick glance of dates & contact information for all Chabad-Lubavitch Seders, including locations outside the Milwaukee area click here. Otherwise see specific synagogue on this page.

Chabad of the East Side

3030 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53211
414-961-6100 X4643

First Seder Night:  Wednesday, April 8, 7:30 pm
Second Seder Night: Thursday, April 9, 8:15 pm
For more information click here or call: 414-316-4643. 

Chabad of Kenosha

6522 87th Ave., Kenosha, WI 53142

First Seder Night: Friday, April 19, 7:45 pm
Second Seder Night: Shabbat, April 20, 8:30 pm

For more information email or call 262-359-0770. 

Chabad of Waukesha

1222 E. Broadway, Waukesha, WI 53186

First Seder Night:  Friday, April 19, 7:30 pm
Second Seder Night: Shabbat, April 20, 8 pm

For more information click here or email or call 262-563-9770.

Congregation Agudas Achim Chabad
(Peltz Center for Jewish Life)

2233 W. Mequon Rd., Mequon, WI 53092

First Seder Night: Friday, April 19, 7:30 pm
Second Seder Night: Shabbat, April 20, 8:30 pm

For more information click here call 262-242-2235 x204.

Congregation Anshai Lebowitz

2415 West Mequon Rd., Mequon, WI 53092

Congregation Anshai Lebowitz will not be hosting a Seder this Pesach.

Congregation Beth El

1007 North Ave., Sheboygan, WI  53083
Office open Thursdays

Come join us for our Community Passover Seder on the 2nd night of Passover, Thursday, April 9 at 6:15 pm. Members and nonmembers are welcome to enjoy a meaningful Seder, complete with a delicious dinner. Cost is $25, $15 for children 7-17, complimentary for 6 and under. Please send payment as your reservation confirmation to the above address by Tuesday, March 31.

Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid

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

Please refer to the Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid website for a complete listing of important Passover holiday information including sale of Hametz and service times.

Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun

2020 West Brown Deer Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53217

Our Passover schedule:

Thursday, April 9 – Pesach Morning Service, 10:30 am
Friday, April 10 – Shabbat Eve Service, 7:30 pm
Wednesday, April 15 – Pesach Mornig Service, 10:30 am

Our Congregational Seder Dinner has been cancelled.

Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha

830 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188

Join us as Cantor Deborah Martin leads an interactive Passover Seder at the Chenequa Country Club, with a chicken dinner for all ages on Thursday, April 9, beginning at 6 pm. There will be explanations of the customs, lots of singing and, of course, the search for the affikomin with prizes for our winners. Non-synagogue members are welcome to join us. 

$40 – Adults, $20 kids (under 12)/members…. $45 & $25 non-members.

The RSVP deadline is March 26. Contact Mary Schuman at 262-367-6719 for more information, or go to our website listed above, which includes a registration form.

Congregation Shaarei Shamayim

900 University Bay Dr., Madison, WI 53705

Join us for our annual Passover seder on the second night of Passover, Thursday, April 9, 5:30 pm. We’ll provide the space, haggadot, and organization. You’ll provide the food, ritual items and do set-up and clean-up of the seder. We ask everyone to sign up to bring food and help with either set up or clean up. Find out more here.

Congregation Shalom

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

Our Passover schedule is as follows:

Second SederThursday, April 9, 6 pm
Passover Service – Friday, April 10, 10 am
Yizkor Service – Wednesday, April 15, 10 am

Join us as Rabbi Noah leads an interactive Passover Second Seder at Congregation Shalom. Enjoy a traditional Passover meal, wonderful music, and special readings. Non-synagogue members are welcome. Register and pre-pay here. For additional information, contact Abby at 414-352-9288 or abby@cong-shalom.org. For reservations and additional information.

Congregation Sinai

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

Looking for a Seder to attend this Passover?  Congregation Sinai would be happy to make a “Shidach” (a match) for you with one of our Sinai families who would love to host you!  Please call or email Jen Friedman at 414-352-2970.

All are welcome to attend our Passover Holiday Services. Services include English, Hebrew and music.
Thursday, April 9 – Pesach Morning Service, 9:30 am
Wednesday, April 15 – Pesach Morning Service with Yizkor, 9:30 am

Visit our website here for details and all Congregation Sinai programming.

Lake Park Synagogue

3207 N. Hackett Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211

Lake Park Synagogue will not be hosting a community seder this Pesach. People who want to spend Pesach in the East Side and need a seder can contact Rabbi Joel Dinin. In addition, the synagogue’s Ruach newsletter for the spring, containing the times of Pesach services, will be posted by April 1 and can be seen at lakeparksynagogue.org/ruach/.

Moses Montefiore Synagogue

1620 N. Meade St., Appleton, WI 54911

There will be no community Passover Seder this year. Questions, contact Jerry Zabronsky at moses.montefiore@aol.com or call or text 920-858-5506.

Mt. Sinai Congregation

910 W Randolph St., Wausau, WI 54401

Everyone is welcome to join our Community Seder at Mt Sinai. In what can only be described as a memorable evening, we tell the story of the Exodus, recite blessings over the wine, the matzah, the bitter herbs, and discuss as a community the Divine pronouncement that all are entitled to freedom. We are commanded to not only tell of the going out of Egypt, but to discuss the meaning of freedom and its condition in our own time. Click here for details.

RSVP online or by emailing kristinc@mtsinaiwisconsin.org.

Ovation Jewish Home -Kohl Family Synagogue

1414 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202

Looking for a place to pray for Passover? Click here.

Ovation Sarah Chudnow -Ruth Coleman Synagogue

10995 N. Market St., Mequon, WI 53092

Looking for a place to pray for Passover? Click here.

Rohr Chabad Jewish Student Center

3054 N. Hackett Ave.

Offering Seders for Jewish College students (ages 18-24) in the greater Milwaukee area.

April 8, 8 pm
April 9, 8:30 pm

Temple Beth El

2702 Arbor Dr., Madison, WI 53711

Join us for a community Seder meal on the second night of Passover, Thursday, April 9 at 6 pm. We will be reading for the first time from The TBE Haggadah Project, our new community Haggadah featuring artwork and writing by local artists. Reservations appreciated by Friday, April 3. For more information and to register click here. 

The Shul

8825 N. Lake Dr., Bayside, WI 53217

First Seder Night: April 8, 8 pm
Second Seder Night: April 9, 7 pm 

For more information click here or call 414-228-8000.