Sunday, September 16, 2012


The Flatbush Jewish Center invites the Jewish community to celebrate Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur together with its new rabbi, Rabbi David Siff. Tickets for the High Holy Days are free. Get them by calling the Flatbush Jewish Center at (718) 871-5200.

In 2012, Rosh Hashanah falls on Monday, September 17th, and Tuesday, September 18th, and Yom Kippur falls on Wednesday, September 26th.

first day of Rosh Hashanah, Monday, September 17th:
  • Morning Service: 8:00 a.m.
  • Shofar: 11:00 a.m.
  • Evening Service: 6:55 p.m.
  • Candle Lighting: 7:52 p.m.

second day of Rosh Hashanah, Tuesday, September 18th:

  • Morning Service: 8:00 a.m.
  • Shofar: 11:00 a.m.
  • Tashlich: meet at the entrance to Prospect Park: 4:00p.m.
  • Candle Lighting: 6:55 p.m.
  • Evening Service: 6:55 p.m.

Yom Kippur, Wednesday, September 26th
  • Morning Service: 8:00 a.m.
  • Yizkor: 11:00 a.m.
  • Community Yizkor: 3:00 p.m.
  • Mincha: 5:00 p.m.
  • Neilah: 6:00 p.m.
  • Shofar: 7:15p.m.
  • Break the fast immediately following the blowing of the shofar.

Visit the website for the complete High Holy Days schedule.

The Flatbush and Shaare Torah Jewish Center is a Conservative traditional synagogue. Its congregation was organized in 1921. Its building was completed in 1924. It has served as a spiritual and cultural home to all those generations.

Flatbush Jewish Center is located at 327 E. 5th Street, at the corner of Church Avenue in Kensington, Brooklyn.

phone: (718) 871-5200
fax: (718) 871-5204 
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