Press Releases
September 21st, 2022

NEW YORK CITY (September 20, 2022) – UJA-Federation of New York has launched its High Holiday resources guides featuring locations for New Yorkers to attend Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services and to hear the shofar.   

Attend High Holiday Services: UJA’s Find A Service guide lists 75 synagogues of all denominations offering in-person and virtual services for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur in the five boroughs and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties.   

People are encouraged to check synagogue websites for updates and to contact them directly with questions.   

Hear the Shofar: UJA’s Shofar Across Brooklyn features more than 20 outdoor locations across Brooklyn where synagogues and local organizations will sound the shofar on the second day of Rosh Hashanah, Tuesday, September 27, at 5:00 pm. 

This year, Rosh Hashanah begins on the evening of Sunday, September 25, and ends the evening of Tuesday, September 27. Yom Kippur begins the evening of Tuesday, October 4, and ends the evening of Wednesday, October 5.   

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