Happy New Year!
Join us for the High Holidays at Chabad Oakridges- Aurora

Rabbi's Message
We at Chabad Lubavitch of Aurora join you in hope and prayer as together we approach the new Jewish year of 5781

Together we'll listen to the call of the Shofar, taste the sweetness of the Apple-and-Honey, recommit to G‑d on Yom Kippur.

Join us this year to celebrate together in our synagogues, in our communities—and with your pre-holiday preparation online. Services will be held outdoors in a Tent. All Covid-19 safety and health guidelines will be in place. Our congregants safety and health are our top priority. 

Wishing you a happy & sweet New Year!


Service Schedule

Rosh Hashanah Evening // September 18th 

Light Candles 7:04pm 

Evening Services: 7:30pm

Rosh Hashanah Day 1 // September 19th

Morning Service: 9:30am
Torah Reading: 11:00am
Evening Services: 7:00pm

Light Candles 8:03pm. Light candles from an existing fire. 

Rosh Hashanah Day 2 // September 20th

Morning Service: 9:30am
Shofar Sounding: 12:00pm

Prayer at the Lake(Tashlich) 6:15pm
Evening Services: 7:00pm

Holiday Ends: 8:01pm

Yom Kippur Night // September 27

Kol Nidrei: 6:50pm

Fast Begins 6:47pm 

Yom Kippur Day // September 28

Morning Service: 9:00am

Yizkor Memorial Service: 11:45am
Evening Services/Fast ends: 7:46pm

Shofar Blast 7:46pm 



Seat Reservations

The prayers are warm. The melodies are timeless. The people are friendly. The kids have a program. And everyone feels at home. Covid 19 Health Guidlelines in Place. 

Welcome to high holiday services at Chabad Oakridges-Aurora. Services conducted in English and Hebrew, with simultaneous insights and explanations into the prayers, practices & rituals.

Special children’s holiday program & service.

Advanced RSVP is required for your seat and children's program!

 $125 per adult. $25 per child.




Kids' Program
Led by our experienced and energetic group leaders, we will provide fun and educational programs for your children while you attend services. Covid-19 guidelines will be in place. we are only accepting a limited amount of submissions due to Covid-19.  It will be on a first come first serve bases. Each group will enjoy age appropriate games, stories, discussions, prayers and songs. Advanced Registration is Required. 
Program runs from 11:00am to 1:00pm

Tashlich Service
In the afternoon of Rosh Hashana, This year September 20th, 6:15pm  the entire community joins together in a proud processional for the observance of tashlich. We will meet at Chabad Oakridges-Aurora Representing the themes of renewal and rejuvenation, this tradition also has a way of demonstrating a spirit of communal solidarity as young and old march and sing together while en route to perform a fascinating mitzvah.



Holiday Appeal
Increase your generosity of tzedakah (charity) during the High Holiday season. "Repentance, prayer, and charity take away the severity of the decree".

Holiday Guide
Holiday Prep
Rosh Hashanah Megasite
Yom Kippur Megasite
Holiday Times

Further Reading
The High Holidays is a time when we reflect the past year, and affirm our membership for the incoming year in the Jewish nation. Take a few moments and read some interesting and new handpicked High Holiday features from our site. You'll find something to share with your family, and perhaps gain a new perspective on the high holidays.