High Holidays 5778


High Holiday Ritual Lab

Soul Journey, 5778. Begin Again

The Awakening. Rosh HaShanah Ritual Lab.

Rosh HaShanah Erev Kirtan: September 20, 2017, evening. Tickets on Eventbrite.

Rosh HaShanah Services: September 21, 2017, 10:00 am. Tickets on Eventbrite.

Rosh HaShanah Family Services: September 21, 2017, 4:00 pm, Tickets on Eventbrite.

Tashlich: September 21, 2017, 6:00 pm, on the beach South of Venice Pier.

The Sacrifice. Yom Kippur Urban Retreat.

Kol Nidre: September 29, 2017, 7:00 pm. Tickets on Eventbrite.

Yom Kippur: September 30, 2017, Services 10:00 am – 12:30 pm. Tickets on Eventbrite.

Family Yom Kippur: September 30, 2017, 4:00 pm. Tickets on Eventbrite.

High Holiday Soul Journey Venice Experience:

The Call: September 6, 2017, 6:30 pm. Announcing Elul: Beach. Gong. Shofar. Soundbath. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Schvitz: September 9, 2017. Carpooling to Wi Spa in Koreatown for Selichot. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Pause: September 15, 2017, 7:00 pm. Shabbat, Take Me Higher Picnic on the Beach. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Awakening: September 20-21, 2017. Rosh Hashanah Venice Experience. Day Service. Family Service. Tashlich. Tickets on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/high-holidays-57782017-open-your-temple-tickets-37112274813

The Dunk: September 28, 2017, 8:00 pm. Ritual Waters. Bodies. Night. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Sacrifice: September 29-30, 2017. Kol Nidre. Yom Kippur. Family Service. Yizkor. Break the Fast. Tickets on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/high-holidays-57782017-open-your-temple-tickets-37112274813

The Building: October 1, 2017, 2:00 pm-6:00 pm, Open Temple House. Sukkah-Raising & Makerfest.

The Celebration: October 8, 2017, 4:00 pm, Sukkot @ Abbot Kinney Farm and Blessing of the Animals. RSVP to info@opentemple.org.

The Dance: October 12, 2017, 5:30 pm, Simchat Torah. Dance Walk on the Boardwalk.  RSVP to info@opentemple.org.



“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.