High Holy Days Access in Synagogues, 2014

If your congregation plans to provide access for deaf and hard of hearing individuals at High Holy Day services and wants to be listed here, email Steve Brenner. Thanks to Steve Brenner for compiling this list.

 MARYLAND

WASHINGTON, DC

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 MARYLAND

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation (Reform)
7401 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21208
www.bhcong.org

Rosh Hashanah

Erev Rosh HaShanah
Under the Stars
Wednesday, September 24
Oregon Ridge Park
6pm
Morning Thursday, September 25 9:30am

Yom Kippur

Morning Saturday, October 4 9:30am

Accessibility: Services will be interpreted by Sheryl Cooper.

Contact Person: Francine Gill, 410-764-1587 ext. 226, fgill@bhcong.org

Charge for Admission or Tickets: No charge for Jewish Deaf Society members but must have a ticket.

Directions and Parking: Parking lot on Slade Avenue; additional parking at Suburban Country Club. http://www.bhcong.org/index.php?src=forms&ref=Contact Us

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Oseh Shalom (Reconstructionist)
7515 Olive Branch Way
Laurel, MD 20707
www.oseh-shalom.org

Rosh Hashanah

Erev Wednesday, September 24 7:30pm
Morning Thursday, September 25 9:00am

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre Friday, October 3 7:30pm
Morning Saturday, October 4 9:00am

Accessibility: Services will be interpreted by Lisa Pershan.

Contact Person: Carrie Quigley, 301-455-7100

Charge for Admission or Tickets: Yes

Directions and Parking: http://www.oseh-shalom.org/contact_us.php

On the High Holidays, parking in the lot is limited but there is free parking across the street in the shopping center or in the temple lot.

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Shaare Tefila (Conservative)
16620 Georgia Avenue
Olney, MD 20832

www.shaaretefila.org

Rosh Hashanah

Morning Thursday, September 25
Morning Friday, September 26

Yom Kippur

Morning Saturday, October 4

Accessibility: Interpreters are available upon request for Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur for the Torah Service and Sermon. Services will be interpreted by Judy Bresler.

Open seating: please let the usher know when you arrive if you require an interpreter and the usher will assist with seating.

Contact Person: Synagogue Office, 301-593-3410×101, info@shaaretefila.org

Charge for Admission or Tickets: Contact the office for information.

Directions and Parking: On Georgia Avenue, turn west at the traffic light at Emory Church Lane (Roots Market) onto service road. Turn left on the service road. Parking is available in the synagogue parking lot and along the outgoing side of the service road. Overflow parking at Olney Swim Center.

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Temple Beth Ami (Reform)
14330 Travilah Road
Rockville, MD 20850
www.bethami.org

Rosh Hashanah

Family Service, Grades 3-5 Tashlich (after Family Service)
Interpreter:
Shira Tassiello
Thursday, September 25 3:00 – 4:15pm
4:15 – 4:30pm

Yom Kippur

Family Service,
Grades 3-5
Interpreter:
Helen Rubin Avner
Saturday, October 4 2:00- 3:00pm

Accessibility: Services will be interpreted as noted above.

Contact Person: Amy Keilson, ask@bethami.org

Charge for Admission or Tickets:

  • $250.00 per adult per holiday service.
  • $100.00 per child under 17 years of age per holiday service.

Directions and Parking: http://www.bethami.org/aboutus/directions/

  • Park at Stone Mill Elementary School and take the Temple Beth Ami bus to services.
  • Park in Human Genome building garage across the street from Temple Beth Ami. Park only on garage levels 4, 5 & 6.

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Chabad of Frederick (Lubavitch)
805 Aztec Drive
Frederick, MD 21701
http://www.jewishfrederick.org

High Holiday services will take place at the North Frederick Elementary School
1010 Fairview Ave
Frederick, MD 21701

Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, September 24           7:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 25               11:30 am – 12:30 p.m. for Torah reading and Shofar blowing & honey cakes after evening service

Accessibility: Dr. John Madison
Contact person: Rabbi Boruch Labkowski, Rabbi@jewishfrederick.org, 301-996-3659
Ticket fees: None, reservation appreciated at www.JewishFrederick.org
Parking: Yes

WASHINGTON, DC

Tifereth Israel Congregation (Egalitarian Conservative)
7701 16th St., NW
Washington, DC 20012
http://www.tifereth-israel.org/

All interpreted services are held in the lower level in the Cherner Auditorium.

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre
Friday, October 3           6:15 p.m. sharp

Yom Kippur Morning
Saturday, October 4      10:15 a.m.

Accessibility service:
Paula Tucker, interpreter

Contact for tickets: Sheri Blonder, Administration, Tifereth Israel Congregation,
202-882-1605X 101

Ticket fees: Contact Sheri Blonder for ticket information.
Gallaudet students:  $25.00
For other prices, contact tiadmin@tifereth.israel.com.

Parking:  On street parking on Juniper St., or 16th St.

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Washington Hebrew Congregation (Reform)
3935 Macomb St., NW
Washington, DC 20016
whctemple.org

Rosh Hashanah

Erev Wednesday, September 24
Kaufman Sanctuary
6:00pm
Morning Thursday, September 25
Kaufman Sanctuary
2:00pm

 

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre Friday, October 3
Edlavitch Hall
7:00pm
Morning Saturday, October 4
Kaufman Sanctuary
11:30am

Accessibility: Services will be interpreted by Lisa Pershan.

Contact Person: Steve Brenner, Steve.Brenner@me.com

Charge for Admission or Tickets: No charge.

Directions and Parking: Parking is available at Ward Circle.
http://whctemple.org/directions_whc.htm