Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah Schedule

Click here to make reservations for Shemini Atzeret Sukkah meals. 
Click here for a listing of Simchat Torah laws and customs. 

Sunday, September 30 - Hoshana Rabbah

Shacharit: 8:30 AM

Candle Lighting: 6:22 PM 
Mincha: 6:30 PM 
Dvar Torah: Rabbi Fried 
Maariv: 7:10 PM

Followed by Kiddush in the Sukkah and Hakkafot 
Kid Hakafot and Kiddush: 6:45 - 7:30 PM 

Community Wide Shmini Atzeret Social in the Sukkah at Chabad ( by reservation) 9:15 PM

Monday, October 1 - Shemini Atzeret

Shacharit: 9:45 AM 
Kids Shul & Junior Minyan: 10:30 - 12:00 
Dvar Torah: Rabbi Fried
Yizkor: approximately 11:30 AM

Yom Tov Lunch in the Sukkah at Chabad 
( by reservation) 1:15 PM

Rambam with Rabbi Fried: 5:00 pm 
Mincha: 6:00 pm 

Light candles from a pre-existing flame: after 7:18 PM 
Begin preparing for second day of Yom Tov: after 7:18 PM

Maariv & Hakkafot: 7:18 PM

We will be welcoming hundreds of bochurim (yeshivah students) who will walk from Crown Heights to share the simcha of Simchat Torah with our community. We thank  Charles and Riki-Dan Gedinsky for sponsoring food for the bochurim in memory of Charles' father, Eliyahu ben Elchonon (Yahrtzeit on Tishrei 17). 

Tuesday, October 2 - Simchat Torah

Shacharit: 9:45 am 
Special Children's Hakkafot and Kids Shul 11:00 - 12:15 pm 
Ata Hareita and Hakkafot: 11:30 am 

Minchah: 6:30 PM
Ma'ariv and Havdallah: 7:17 PM