HIGH HOLY DAYS
Saturday, September 12, 8:00 pm via Zoom
Music and Rituals of Preparation
Friday, September 18
Rosh Hashanah Blessings, Songs & Shofar, 6:00 pm via Zoom
Erev Rosh Hashanah Seder, 7:30 pm via Zoom ... RSVP for a shopping list and instructions; or just join in!
Saturday, September 19
Shofar Kids, 9:00 am, via Zoom ... Sign up to receive your Shofar Kids Supply package!
Rosh Hashanah Family Service, 2:00 pm, Memorial Field (Muehleck Field), Oradell
Tashlich and Live Shofar Blasts, 3:30 pm, Memorial Field (Skating Pond), Oradell
ROSH HASHANAH (DAY 2)
Sunday, September 20
Rosh Hashanah Morning Service, 10:00 am, via Zoom
Tashlich and Live Shofar Blasts, 2:00 pm, Memorial Field (Skating Pond), Oradell
Sunday, September 27
Monday, September 28
Shofar Kids, 9:00 am, via Zoom
Yom Kippur Family Service, 2:00 pm, Memorial Field (Muehleck Field), Oradell
Ne'ilah and Havdallah Live, 5:45 pm, via Zoom
Services will be either electronic or in-person outdoors, as indicated on the schedule.
ZOOM will allow us to see and greet each other in real time from any computer or mobile device. Links and passwords will be emailed to members and registered guests (see guest policy.)
Livestream and TV will be available via Facebook,YouTube (a link will be sent to your email), koldorot.org, and Oradell Public Television (Verizon Fios Channel 28 in many towns, and Cablevision Channel 77 in Oradel).
Memorial Field in Oradell will be the site for our Family Services and Tashlich. Masks are required and social distancing will be observed.
Family Services will take place in the Muehleck Field section near the corner of Prospect Ave. and Oradell Ave. Bring chairs or blankets for seating on the grass. In case of rain, check koldorot.org for updates.
Tashlich and Shofar gatherings will take place, rain or shine, at the Memorial Field Skating Pond (Van Saun Mill Brook), which can be accessed from Oradell Ave., adjacent to Memorial Field.
All livestream and TV broadcasts are free and open to the public. In-person family services and Tashlich gatherings are free and open to the public. Shofar Kids early childhood experiences are free and open to the public, but registration is required to receive the Zoom link and Shofar Kids Supply Package.
For all other Zoom activities (Selichot, Rosh Hashanah Blessings, Rosh Hashanah Seder, Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Service, an Yom Kippur Ne'ilah and Havdallah):
Members and immediate family: Links and Passwords to all the Zoom meetings will be sent via email to all Kol Dorot members. Log in to make sure your membership is up-to-date for 2020-2021.
Non-members: Guests and extended family of members are invited to join in on all Zoom activities for a donation of $54 per household. Register here, and you will receive links and passwords by email.
MEMORIAL BOOK AND DIGITAL MEMORIAL BOARD
Memorial Book: Our Memorial Book for 5781 will be distributed to all Kol Dorot members prior to Yom Kippur. To update your listing of loved ones in the Memorial Book or to provide names of those who died in the past year to be read during Yizkor, please fill out the online form by Friday, September 18. Kol Dorot member families that do not submit a form will have the same listings as last year.
Digital Memorial Board: Our new synagogue building features a Digital memorial Board, which displays a digital plaque for every person who was remembered with a memorial plaque at Temple Beth El or Temple Beth Or. The Digital Memorial Board gives us the new opportunity to add photographs and text about our loved ones, to be preserved and cherished in our congregation. New digital plaques can be added for a donation of $360 by filling out an online form.
Our Digital Memorial Board will be displayed via Livestream and TV as part of our Yizkor Memorial Service.