Los Gatos' Congregation Shir Hadash,
20 Cherry Blossom Lane, will celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New
Year, Wednesday evening Sept. 4 with a service at Sacred Heart Church, 13716
Saratoga Ave., in Saratoga.
Jewish holidays traditionally start in the evenings at sundown.
encourage you to take your children to the lively family services on
Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur afternoons," the website said.
On Rosh Hashanah the service will be led by Rabbi Melanie Aron, Rabbi
Levenberg, Cantor Felder-Levy, and Early Childhood Center Director Robin
On Yom Kippur, the family service will be led by Rabbi Josh Lobel, Rabbi
Levenberg, and Early Childhood Center Director Robin Adelman.
These services, geared to children ages 2–6 and their families, are
free and open to the public. The congregation welcomes the general public.Rosh Hashanah, Hebrew for "head of the year," is the first of the Jewish High Holy Days for the new year.
Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is another Jewish High Holy Day this fall. Yom Kippur begins on Sept. 13.