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HJC News- Shemini Atzeres / Simchas Torah

Shacharis on Hoshana Rabba is at 6:10 AM.

Shacharis on Shabbos, Shemini Atzeres is at 9:00 AM.

Shacharis on Sunday, Simchas Torah, is at 8:30 AM.

Friday is the last day to use the Lulav and Esrog, which are put away and not handled at all during the last days of Yom Tov.

Clarification re: Succah-dwelling: Weather permitting, all the Seudos (bread meals) this Shabbos Shemini Atzeres should be eaten in the Succah and we bid our farewell to the Succah on Shabbos afternoon before Mincha.  Once Simchas Torah begins after Shabbos, nothing is eaten or done in the Succah at all. 

Sunday after davening we will be having our reservation-only Luncheon, co-sponsored in honor of the members of the Social Committee. 

Any last-minute bids for our Simchas Torah auction should be submitted to Martin Lipman at

The men’s weekday morning Gemara Sanhedrin shiur resumes this Monday at 6:15 AM.  This is the perfect time to join.

Officer and Board Member Elections 2010-2011

Sunday, October 18, 2009, 9 am

A light breakfast will be served

Meet the candidates and let your voice be heard 

An absentee ballot is available for anyone unable

to attend.  Contact the office by October 15.

Good Shabbos and Good Yom Tov
Rabbi Davidovich


Friday, October 9 (Hoshana Rabba)      

  Shacharis   6:10 AM

Friday evening, October 9 (Shemini Atzeres)      

  Candle lighting   6:36 PM
  Mincha   6:40 PM

Saturday, October 10 (Shemini Atzeres)      

  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  YIZKOR: Approximately 10:45 AM
  No Shalosh Seudos in Shul this Shabbos.
  Mincha-Rabbi’s Party-Ma’ariv   6:30 PM
  Candle lighting   7:43 PM

Sunday, October 11 (Simchas Torah)      

  Shacharis   8:30 AM
  Mincha-Ma’ariv   6:30 PM
  Yom Tov ends   7:41 PM

Monday-Thursday, October 12-15      

  Gemara class   6:15 AM
  Shacharis   6:45 AM
  Mincha-Ma’ariv   6:30 PM

Friday, October 16      

  Gemara class   6:15 AM
  Shacharis   6:10 AM

Friday evening, October 16      

  Mincha   6:30 PM
  Candle lighting   6:25 PM

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