High Holy Days

We gather on the High Holy Days to seek God’s presence, to share our lives as Jews and to be part of the community of Israel. Our services offer a diversity of style, blending the traditional with the contemporary in prayer and song. (Scroll down for schedule)

Everyone is Welcome- Click Here to Register

Guests and Non-Members: Everyone is welcome to attend our services. We do not “sell tickets”.  We do ask non-members for a $75 donation for a single person or $150 per family in order to share in the costs of maintaining Jewish resources in this community. These donations are for the whole High Holy day season, and the multiple services, events and teaching events we host. For security reasons, we do need to know ahead of time who will be joining us, so please let us know to expect you by 9/24/19. Click here to tell us about who will be coming and to learn more. Please do not let cost prohibit your attendance. Please email: [email protected] to make other arrangements, if needed. (Scroll down for schedule)

Child Care Available

Child care is available during all services. To utilize child care, please call our office or email [email protected] at least 2 days prior to the date to make a reservation for your children. Cost is $15.00 per child per service to cover costs of the caregiver. Payment is due in advance. (Reservation assures sufficient staff at the times required.) (Scroll down for schedule)

CKA High Holy Days Food Drive

Food donation – The High Holy Days is a time for CKA’s semi-annual food drive. Non-perishable food for donation to a local bank and/or a monetary donation to Mazon: the Jewish Response to Hunger (a hunger relief organization) may be left in the lobby throughout the High Holy Days. (Scroll down for schedule)

CKA Rosh Hashanah Kiddish Lunch

Please join the congregation for Kiddish lunch, immediately following Rosh Hashanah Morning Service, Monday, September 30th and please bring food or a check for our food drive.

Break-the-Fast

Our Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast follows the N’eilah and Closing ServiceIn order to ensure we have sufficient food, we ask that you register or contact [email protected] before 10/4/19. In addition, please make a donation to cover the cost of the meal – $15/adults (13 and older) and $10/child (5-12 years old). Your check made payable to: Congregation Kol Ami. Mailing Address: Congregation Kol Ami, 7800 NE 119th Street, Vancouver, WA 98662.

Schedule for 5780

WhatWhenWhere
SlichotSaturday, September 21st, 7:30 pmKol Ami
Erev Rosh HashanahSunday, September 29th, 7:30 pmKol Ami
Rosh Hashanah Morning ServiceMonday, September 30th, 10:00 amKol Ami
Family ServiceMonday, September 30th, 3:00 pmKol Ami
Tashlich ServiceMonday, September 30th, 4:30 pmKlineline park
Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day ServiceTuesday, October 1st, 10:00 amKol Ami
Yamim Noraim Memorial ServiceSunday, October 6th, 1:15 pmKehilat Olam
Erev Yom Kippur/Kol NidreTuesday, October 8th, 7:30 pmKol Ami
Yom Kippur Morning ServiceWednesday, October 9th, 10:00 amKol Ami
Adult Study Session15 minutes following end of morning serviceKol Ami
Family Service Wednesday, October 9th, 3:30 pmKol Ami
Mincha Wednesday, October 9th, 4:30 pmKol Ami
Yizkor Wednesday, September 19th, 6:00 pmKol Ami
N’eilah and Closing Service Wednesday, October 9th, 6:45 pmKol Ami
Havdallah and Break-the-Fast  Wednesday, October 9th, Directly following the closing service.Kol Ami

All services, except where noted, will be at Congregation Kol Ami 7800 NE 119th St. Vancouver 98662