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Reconnect 5783 ~ to Self, to Others, to God  

Start the New Year with OKC!   

 


CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES, FAMILY SERVICES & BABYSITTING 

Celebrate the New Year 5783 with Family and Ohr Kodesh. Join us for Special Family-oriented High Holiday Services and Activities for 3 Years to Grade 7. Program Details are below.

All Activities and Services Require Registration. Forms Below.

If you have any questions, please contact Rabbi Batya Glazer, Director of Lifelong Learning.


FAMILY SERVICES: Families with Children (Birth to 8 years)                                                                                            

  • Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur: Join us on the first day of Rosh Hashanah (September 26) at 5:30 PM and on Yom Kippur (October 5) at 9:30AM for music filled Services incorporating holiday songs, stories, and prayers for the whole family. 
  • On Rosh Hashanah, the Family Service, just prior to Tashlich, will be led by Cantor Labovitz and Rabbi Helfand. On Yom Kippur Family Service will be led by Raviv Brooks. Both services will be in the Tented Area on the Main Parking Lot. 
  • Tashlich Service and Outdoor Picnic (BYO) with Rabbi Helfand: All are invited to join Rabbi Helfand and Cantor Labovitz for a Tashlich in Rock Creek Park on the first day of Rosh Hashanah, September 26, followed by an Outdoor Picnic (BYO) with Rabbi Helfand. Non-Members welcome!

Attendance is free, but Registration is requested. Please use the High Holidays Tickets Form to register.


COVID POLICIES
Ohr Kodesh expects all High Holiday attendees to be vaccinated against COVID to the full extent that they are eligible. Additional details on masking requirements and OKC COVID Practices HERE


CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES: DESCRIPTIONS by AGE GROUPS / Schedule Below*

  • Babysitting (18-month-olds to 2 years): Children will be grouped based on age. All preschool aged groups will be held in indoor spaces with a limit on the number of participants we can accommodate. There is a fee for babysitting and registration is required
  • Preschool Programming (3 years to 4 years): Children will be grouped based on age. Each day they will experience a variety of activities, songs, and play centered around the holidays. All preschool aged groups will be held in indoor spaces with a limit on the number of participants we can accommodate.
  • Elementary Programming (Kindergarten to 4th Grade): Children will be grouped based on their grade as of Fall 2022. Each day, children will join Raviv Brooks in a service with singing and movement, participate in grade appropriate group activities, games and stories, play. Snack will be provided.
  • Middle School Programming (5th-7th Grades): Middle school children will experience a combination of discussion and activities based on holiday themes and parshiot (Torah portions). All 5th-7th graders that register for activities also need tickets to services.

*High Holidays 5783/2022 Children's & Family Programming Schedule
 

Rosh Hashanah: Monday, September 26 & Tuesday, September 27

Children: Babysitting (18 mo. - 2 yrs.)  9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Classrooms
Children: Playground Supervision  9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Playground
Children’s Activities (3 yrs. - Gr. 4) 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Classrooms
Children’s Activities (Gr. 5 - 7)  11:15 AM - 12:45 PM Classrooms
Family Service (RH Day 1 only) 5:30 PM Parking Lot Tent
Tashlich + Picnic (BYO) (RH Day 1 only) 6:15 PM Parking Lot Tent
Registration for the Family Service is on the Ticket Form.

 

Kol Nidre: Tuesday, October 4

Children: Babysitting (18 mo. - 2 yrs.)  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Classrooms
Children’s Activities (3 yrs. - Gr. 4) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Classrooms
Children’s Activities (Gr. 5 - 7)  6:30 PM - 8:00 PM  Classrooms

 

Yom Kippur: Wednesday, October 5

Family Service 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM  Social Hall

Registration for the Family Service is on the Ticket Form.

Children: Babysitting (18 mo. - 4 yrs.) 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM Social Hall
Supervised Play (K - Gr. 2) 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM Classrooms
Children: Babysitting (18 mo. - 2 yrs.) 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Classrooms
Children’s Activities (3 yrs - Gr. 4) 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Classrooms
Children’s Activities (Gr. 5 - 7) 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM Classrooms

 

Sun, September 25 2022 29 Elul 5782