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Schedule of Services

High Holydays  5780 • 2019


Date & Time Holiday Location Program Times For Children

September 21

 Selichot Program Hillel B'nai Torah,
West Roxbury
8:00pm-10:00pm No childcare provided

September 29

Erev Rosh Hashanah Gann Academy, Waltham 8:00pm-9:30pm No childcare provided
September 30
First Day of
Rosh Hashanah
Gann Academy, Waltham Morning Service

Family & Youth Service
Youth & Family Services


September 30    

Taschlich Newton City Hall Pond
     with Rabbi Toba

Beach at Jamaica Pond
     with Bill Shorr

Watertown Square
     with Rabbi Shahar
4:30pm All ages welcome
October 1
Second Day of
Rosh Hashanah
Gann Academy,
10:30am-12:30pm Childcare provided
October 5
Shabbat Shuvah Dorshei Tzedek,
West Newton
9:45am-12:00pm Childcare provided
October 8
Kol Nidre Gann Academy,
6:30pm-8:30pm Childcare provided
October 9
Yom Kippur Gann Academy,

Morning Service

Family & Youth Programs

Afternoon programs


Havdallah/Break-fast           7:15pm

Family & Youth Services


Childcare Resumes

Directions to Gann Academy

From 60 Highland Street, West Newton Square (10 minutes from CDT)
Turn left onto Washington St. and right at first light onto Cherry St. At end of Cherry, turn left onto High St.

At the first light, turn right onto Newton St. Take Newton St. to end. Turn left onto Main St. and get into right lane. Turn right at first light onto Lyman. Come to a rotary. Continue to first exit, onto Beaver. Take a left at light onto Forest St. (Bentley College at corner). Gann Academy is on your right, about 3/4 mile up Forest St.

From Cambridge/Belmont
From Alewife Station, take Rte. 2W to Exit 59 (Rte. 60). At end of ramp turn left (toward Belmont) onto Rte. 60/Pleasant St. Continue through Belmont. Bear right onto Trapelo Rd. Continue 1.6 miles to Forest St. - third street on left after National Archives - turn left. Gann is 0.4 miles on left.

From the North:
Take Rte. 128/I-95S to Exit 28 (Trapelo Rd.). Take Trapelo Rd. east toward Belmont. Continue 2.3 miles on Trapelo Rd. to Forest St. on right. (The National Archives is ~1/4 mile too far.) Turn right at the light onto Forest St. Gann is 0.4 miles on the left.

Parking is available in the parking lot at the main building and along Forest Street, if necessary.

Fri, August 7 2020 17 Av 5780