Bnai Israel

383 Jackson Street

Willimantic, CT 06226

(860) 423-3743

Mailing address: PO Box 61, Willimantic, CT 06226


Rabbi Jeremy Schwartz (Rav Jeremy) 


High Holiday Schedule

Services are free and do not require tickets.

Erev Rosh Hashanah
Sunday, September 29

Vegetarian potluck dinner, 6:15 p.m.
Rosh Hashanah Evening Service, 7:30 p.m.


Monday, September 30
First Day Rosh Hashanah

Morning Service begins 9:30 a.m.
Services conclude ~12:40 p.m.


Tuesday, October 1
Second Day Rosh Hashanah

Morning Service begins 9:30 a.m.
Services conclude ~12:40 p.m.


Erev Yom Kippur
Tuesday, October 8
Kol Nidrei Begins promptly at 5:55 p.m.
The service will begin with Bruch’s Kol Nidrei:

Annette Shapiro, piano; Tom Calabro, cello.
Please remember to bring your Tallit if you wear one.


Wednesday, October 9 Yom Kippur
Morning Service begins 9:30 a.m.
Services conclude ~1:00 p.m.


Yom Kippur Conclusion
Miriam’s Well Healing Service 5:30 p.m.
Jonah ~5:55 p.m.
Ne’ilah ~6:10 p.m.
Final Shofar and Havdalah ~7:00 p.m.


Break-the-Fast, October 9
Please join us for our annual Vegetarian Potluck Break-the-Fast at
the conclusion of services.
If you can, please bring a dish to
(refer to our kashrut policy online for guidelines). Gluten-free items welcome.

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The Jewish Federation of Eastern Connecticut (JFEC) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation that supports humanitarian, social service and educational efforts in Eastern CT, Israel and worldwide. Locally, we provide direct services to seniors, adults and youth through a variety of programs and activities, and we provide a living bridge to Israel through our Partnership programs.

A lay Board of Directors and officers governs the Federation.

The JFEC is a member agency of the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut.

(860) 442-8062


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New London, CT 06320


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