The Prospect Heights Shul is a Modern Orthodox Shul in Brownstone Brooklyn


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The Prospect Heights Shul
A Modern Orthodox Shul in Brownstone Brooklyn

PHS Official High Holidays Schedule

Unless otherwise indicated, all events take place at our lot at 979 Pacific Street (corner of Pacific and Grand Avenue). Events marked with a * take place at the Shabbat Tree in Prospect Park.

In compliance with our COVID policies, all in-person events except for Tashlich & Communal Shofar Blowings require pre-registration. 

We are also pleased to offer some virtual resources for your use, no matter where you are celebrating this year.

Looking ahead to Sukkot and Simchat Torah, we are excited to announce that we plan to build two community sukkot on our lot for community use. More info to come on this and other activities. 

Shana tova to all!

Friday, 9/18 - Erev Rosh Hashanah 
6:40 pm Candle Lighting
6:45pm Mincha/Ma'ariv

Saturday, 9/19 - Rosh Hashanah Day 1

9:00am Shacharit 
12:00pm Abridged (Musaf) Service 
* 3pm 0-3 Tot Service @  Prospect Park Tree
6:30pm Mincha 
7:39pm (or after) Candle Lighting

Sunday, 9/20 - Rosh Hashanah Day 2

9:00am Shacharit 
12:00pm Abridged (Musaf) Service 
* 3:15pm 5-7 Kids program @ Prospect Park Tree
**4:00pm Communal Shofar Blowings (see locations below)
***5:00pm Tashlich @ Prospect Park Dog Beach
5:30 Mincha (at the pond)  
7:46 Havdalah

Monday, 9/21 - Tzom Gedalia

5:22am Fast begins
7:23pm Fast ends

Thursday, 9/24

8:00pm [Virtual] Shabbat Shuva Shiur with Rabbi Leener: "Blotting Out Sin or Elevating It?" Zoom link here

Friday, 9/25

6:28 Candle Lighting
7:00pm Kabbalat Shabbat

Shabbat, 9/26

*10:00am Tot Shabbat @ Prospect Park Tree
6:00pm Mincha
7:26 Havdalah 

Sunday, 9/27 - Erev Yom Kippur

12:00pm [Virtual] Communal Yizkor - Zoom link here
6:25pm Candle Lighting
6:30pm Kol Nidre

Monday, 9/28 - Yom Kippur

9:00am Shacharit 
1:00pm Abridged (Musaf) Service
3:00pm Experiential Service 
4:30pm Mincha 
6:00pm Neila
7:25pm Fast Ends

**Communal Shofar Blowing Locations**

PHS will be offering three different locations for people to hear shofar on Sunday, September 19 at 4pm. All are welcome!

Dr. Ronald McNair Park, at the corner of Eastern & Washington.
Ba’al Toke’a: Jonathan Rachmani

PS9 Playground, on St. Marks  between Vanderbilt & Underhill.
Ba’al Toke’a: Lee Eskin

Prospect Park Shabbat Tree, in Prospect park (Large tree on the west side of the Long Meadow, in line with the Garfield Street entrance. Google Maps link here.
Ba’alat Toke’a: Suzanne Schneider

IMPORTANTLY: If you are homebound and cannot make one of these locations, please email to arrange a personal shofar blowing near your home.