In accordance with the instructions issued by the Ministry of Health, we are mixing in-person and online activities. Details will be published on this page.

For all in-person activities:
Wearing a mask is required.
Bringing a siddur and humash from home is recommended.

Please follow all guidelines.

Arrangements for High Holiday Services, as of 15 Sept. 2020:

Rosh Hashana Morning (both Shabbat and Sunday)
Sanctuary: Shaharit 9:00
Merkaz Tamar: Shaharit 9:30

Yom Kippur
Sanctuary: Kol Nidrei 18:00; Shaharit 9:00; Mincha 16:30; Nehila 17:45; Shofar blowing/Arvit 19:05
Merkaz Tamar: Kol Nidrei 18:15; Shaharit 9:30; Mincha 16:30; Nehila 17:45; Shofar blowing/Arvit 19:05
Raanana: Plans are in the works

  • We will allow a maximum of 25 participants in each location. In the event that there will be more than this number, the “surplus” of people will sit in the shaded area outside Merkaz Tamar.
  • Priority will be given to all those who have registered in advance. Please contact the office to register.
  • Those wishing to connect with Merkaz Tamar from home through streaming will be able to do so by Zoom. A zoom link will be sent to all ASAP.
  • Regarding the 500 meter restriction, please see the e-mail sent to members.

If you are not familiar with Zoom, this page explains how to install and use it.

Preparing for Yom Kippur
with Hod veHadar

Sunday, 27 Sept. 15:00-16:00

Kol Nidrei, Yizkor, Favorite Piyutim & a Drasha

On Zoom. Registration required by clicking here.
After registering you will receive a link by e-mail.

What do a Sukkah & sushi have in common? Inside out.
Pre-Sukkot class with Rabbi Ed Treister & Rabbi Tzvi Graetz
(in Hebrew & English)
Wed. 30 Sept. 19:30, on Zoom
Registration required. After registering by clicking here, you will receive a link by e-mail

Some Shabbat services have returned to the synagogue
Kabbalat Shabbat
When services are on Zoom the meeting number is 8345032682; pass code 1234.

Saturday mornings at 9:00
When permitted, and you must register in advance HERE
Wearing a mask is required
. Bringing a siddur and humash from home is recommended.
Please follow all guidelines.

Weekday Shaharit, in the synagogue, Mondays at 6:30
Wearing a mask is required. Bringing a siddur and humash from home is recommended.
Please follow all guidelines.
Also on Zoom, click here to join.  

Classes in English

Weekly Torah Portion

Friday mornings at 9:30. Led by instructors from the community.
The weekly Torah portion from varied perspectives, with observations about how it relates to today’s world.
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/783007174
Meeting ID for people connecting by telephone: 783-007-174‎

Birth, Books and Balances
Monday, 21.9.2020 at 19:30 – Measuring and recording sins: three books and a scale.
With Shoshana Michael Zucker on Zoom

Classes in Hebrew

Bible Class: The Book of Judges

with Rabbi Tzvika Graetz.
The lessons will be designed that so both ‎Hebrew and English speakers can participate.‎ Wednesdays at 17:00, in the synagogue and on Zoom
‎Please make sure your camera, speakers and microphone are connected.
Previous classes may be viewed on YouTube.‎