High Holiday Venice Experience


High Holiday Venice Experience

Begin Again

Soul Journey, 5777.

The Awakening. Rosh HaShanah Ritual Lab.

Rosh HaShanah Services: October 3rd, 10:00 am, Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.

Rosh HaShanah Family Services: October 3rd, 4:00 pm, Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.

Tashlich: October 3rd, 6:00 pm, on the beach South of Washington Pier.

The Sacrifice. Yom Kippur Urban Retreat.

Kol Nidre: October 11th, 7:00 pm, Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.

Yom Kippur: October 12th, Services 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.
12:30 pm Yizkor
1:00 pm Death Cafe
2:00 pm Meditation
3:00 pm Soul Journey: Text Study
4:00 pm Family Service or Embodied Meditation
5:00 pm Yoga Mincha
6:00 pm Kirtan Nei’lah
7:00 pm Break the Fast

All Yom Kippur events at Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.

Family Yom Kippur: October 12th, 4:00 pm, Westminster Elementary on Abbot Kinney.

High Holiday Soul Journey Venice Experience:

The Call: Announcing Elul: September 7th, 6:30 pm, Washington Pier in Venice. Beach. Gong. Shofar. Soundbath. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Pause: Shabbat Take Me Higher, September 16th, 7:15 pm, Electric Lodge. RSVP to info@opentemple.org

The Schvitz: Selichot: September 24th, 7:00pm, meet at Open Temple House and bring a bathing suit. $15 for the first 10 people to RSVP to info@opentemple.org, $25 after.

The Awakening: Rosh Hashanah: October 3rd, 10:00 am, Westminster Elementary.

The Confession: October 7th, 7:30 pm, Electric Lodge in Venice. Story Slam “Forgive me?” and Tipsy Torah Premiere with Temple Emanuel YoPros, Reboot 10Q, and Electric Lodge High Voltage. RSVP to info@opentemple.org

The Dunk: October 10th, 8:00 pm, Venice Beach, South of Venice Pier at Washington Blvd. Ritual Waters. Bodies. Night.

The Sacrifice: Yom Kippur: October 11th 7:30 pm and October 12th 10:00 am, Westminster Elementary.

The Building: Sukkot: October 16th, 2:00 pm-6:00 pm, Open Temple House. Sukkah Building and Maker Festival.

The Celebration: Simchat Torah: October 24th, 5:30 pm, Meet at Open Temple House. Silent Rave Torah Dance Walk.



“Sing unto God a new song.”
-Psalm 96

If God is already tired, as suggests the Psalm, of hearing the old song, all the more so will ordinary mortals be.
-Alcalay (20th c. Jewish lexicographer)

The Open Temple.
Sing a new Song.