High Holidays with Chabad

services at chabad

The Prayers are Warm. The Melodies are Timeless. The People are Friendly. The Kids have a Program. And Everyone Feels at Home.
Welcome to High Holiday Services at Chabad... Where We Already Saved You a Seat!

Services conducted in English and Hebrew, with simultaneous Insights and Explanations into the Prayers, Practices & Rituals.

Special Children’s Holiday Program & Service. Please click here to RSVP and ensure your seat.

Services will be held at Chabad Jewish Center of Vernon Hills,  204 US Highway 45, Vernon Hills IL 60061.

Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, September 20
Candle Lighting 6:30pm
Evening Service
followed by a dinner with traditional holiday foods
Thursday, September 21
Morning Services 10:00 am
Shofar Sounding  11:30am
Simultaneous Children's program 11:00-12:30
Rosh Hashanah Lunch 12:30pm
Family Rosh Hashanah Service & Shofar Blowing
We are excited to introduce the Rosh Hashana Family Service in addition to the regular service. This service is for parents to sit with their children. Please join a 45 minute service which includes Shofar blowing, Hebrew and English songs and prayers followed by apples dipped in honey, kiddush, challah, snacks and desserts. Enjoy the beautiful experience of Rosh Hashana as their prayers, stories and customs come alive for you and your children.
Friday, September 22
Morning Services 10:00 am
Simultaneous Children's Program 11:30 am
Shofar Sounding
followed by a buffet Luncheon
11:30 am
Yom Kippur
Friday, September 29
Kol Nidrei Service 6:30 pm
Shabbat, September 30
Morning Service 10:00 am
Children's Program 11:00 am
Yizkor Memorial Service 11:30 am
Mincha Afternoon Service 5:30 pm
Neilah Service 6:00 pm
Fast Ends & Break Fast 6:56 pm
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