Rosh Hashanah begins on the evening of Sept. 4 and lasts through the evening of Sept. 6. Bayside Douglaston Patch has compiled a list of local services and special events taking place this weekend.The holiday, which serves as the Jewish New Year, is the first of the High Holy Days that begin in the early autumn.
Take a look at our list of weekend observances for Rosh Hashanah.
Bayside Jewish Center (203-05 32nd Ave.)
Sept. 4: The day's candle lighting will begin at 6:57 p.m.
Sept. 6: Candle lighting at 6:54 p.m.
Sept. 7: Parashat Ha’Azinum, which is the 53rd weekly Torah portion in the annual cycle of Torah readings, begins at 8:23 p.m.
Oakland Little Neck Jewish Center (49-10 Little Neck Parkway)
Sept. 4: Maariv services at 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 5: Shacharit at 8:30 a.m., Tashlich at 5:30 p.m. and Maariv at 7 p.m.
Sept. 6: Shacharat at 8:30 a.m., Kabbalat Shabbat at 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 7: Shabbat Shacharit at 9 a.m.
Sept. 8: Sunday Minyan at 8:45 a.m.
Chabad of Little Neck (254-05 Cullman Ave.)
Sept. 4: Service at 7 p.m.
Sept. 5: Morning service at 9 a.m., children’s program at 11 a.m., Shofar sounding at 11 a.m., evening service at 7 p.m.
Sept. 6: Morning service at 9 a.m., children’s program at 11 a.m., Shofar sounding at 11 a.m., evening service at 7 p.m.