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High Holidays at Kane Street

We welcome all members, their guests, and the wider community to join us at High Holiday services, as well as our many activities throughout the season. If you will be joining us on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, please complete the High Holiday ticket request, which is for members as well as the wider community.

Preparing for the High Holy Days

Friday Night Teshuva Teachings
Fridays, 6:30pm, Chapel
During Friday evening services between now and September 7, Rabbi Weintraub teaches creative traditional texts about repentance and self-actualization.

Shabbat Learners Service: Entering the Yamim Noraim (Days of Awe)
Shabbat morning, August 25, 10:00-11:00am, Chapel with Rabbi Jason Gitlin
Awed by the holiday’s liturgy or its spiritual questions? We’ll look at some of the central prayers of the High Holidays in order to help provide a spiritual map that can help guide us through the holiday season.

The Shofar Calls: Sunday Morning Minyan
Sunday mornings, 9:00am, Chapel
Throughout the month of Elul we blow the Shofar to announce the coming of the Days of Awe and calling us personally to take stock of our lives.

Back to School: Build Your Jewish Vocabulary
Wednesday, August 29, 7:45-8:30pm, Chapel with Rabbi Weintraub and Rabbi Jason
Get ready for the High Holidays and the New Year by building your Jewish vocabulary. We’ll help define and explore some key words and terms you will hear during the High Holidays and throughout the Jewish year.

S’lichot Across Brooklyn

Saturday, September 1, 9:30pm-12:30am
Park Slope Jewish Center, 1320 8th Avenue at 14th St
Kane Street Synagogue again joins this community-wide observance of S’lichot, special penitential prayers, songs and teachings before Rosh Hoshana and Yom Kippur. See Full Schedule and More Information

Register New Students Now for Hebrew School

Complete Registration here.
Have your children join a stimulating and welcoming atmosphere that makes Judaism come alive for students from all types of Jewish backgrounds. Our Hebrew School encourages open questioning and helps students and their families find their own personal meaning in our rich Jewish traditions. Many parents also find great comfort knowing that their children will maintain friendships with the same group of children over many years at Kane Street, even if they go to different schools during the day. Register now or contact Hebrew School Director Rabbi Valerie Lieber for more information or if you have questions.

Kane Street Kids: Enroll for the 2018-19 school year

Our Kane Street Kids preschool has openings for the 2018-19 school year. We embrace families from all backgrounds and cultivate a connection to Jewish traditions and values. Our classroom teachers are warm and nurturing, and provide an environment where children can grow and develop cognitively, socially, emotionally and physically. For more information or to tour the school, contact Preschool Director Rivka Seeman.

September 2017 Update on Kane Street’s Renovation Initiatives

As we celebrate the holidays together and look ahead to the possibilities of the year ahead, we are pleased to report that Kane Street has taken significant steps forward in our renovation initiatives. Please take a moment to review the September 2017 New Year Omnibus Update, which outlines developments of the past several months.

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