Rosh Hashanah at Congregation Shaare Emeth
Erev Rosh Hashanah 20s & 30s Dinner
Friday, September 15 at 6 p.m. in the Courtyard
All 20s and 30s are invited to join us for this informal, Erev Rosh Hashanah dinner where we’ll get to know one another and welcome the holiday as a community.
Erev Rosh Hashanah Service
Friday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stiffman Sanctuary
Join us as we begin the High Holiday season at this meaningful evening service. With the help of Shaare Emeth’s clergy, Lucy Greenbaum, the High Holiday choir, the Mishkan Hanefesh Machzor, and a meaningful sermon by Rabbi Bennett, we embark on welcoming the New Year.
Boker Tov Rosh Hashanah
Saturday, September 16 at 9 a.m. in the Kehillah Center
Families with children ages 5 and under and those that love them are invited to join us for this energetic and joyful interactive service led by Shaare Emeth clergy and Shirlee Green Preschool staff. We will dance, sing, and welcome in the Jewish New Year together!
Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
Saturday, September 16 at 10 a.m. in the Stiffman Sanctuary
Welcome the New Year with familiar faces, music, and prayers. This service offers a beautiful way to enter the High Holy Day season with participation from our High Holy Day choir, prayers from the Mishkan Hanefesh Machzor, and a meaningful sermon by Rabbi Bearman. Childcare is available – click here for details.
Rosh Hashanah L’Dor VaDor Intergenerational Service
Saturday, September 16 at 11 a.m. in the Kehillah Center
Shaare Emeth is excited to offer a Rosh Hashanah L’Dor VaDor Service where families with elementary & middle schoolers can celebrate together. This one-hour, musical worship experience is filled with blessings, the most important holiday traditions, and a meaningful story from Rabbi Levine.
Rosh Hashanah Picnic Lunch
Saturday, September 16 at 12 p.m. • Shaare Emeth Pavilion
Welcome the New Year with your family, friends, and the whole Shaare Emeth community at our third annual Rosh Hashanah Family Picnic. Reserve a boxed lunch or bring your own. Special Rosh Hashanah-themed activities for kids and a sweet dessert are provided.
Saturday, September 16 at 4 p.m. • Des Peres Park
Join us at Des Peres Park for this casual, interactive, and meaningful ceremony of Tashlich. Through music, prayers, and poetry we will cast out what’s weighing us down and make space for a wonderful new year together.