Sept 18 -Erev Yom Kippur (Kol Nidre Service) and Sept 19 - Yom Kippur
All holiday services will be held at the: Center for Spiritual Living, 1818 Felt St., Santa Cruz (The Center for Spiritual Living is off 17th Ave. near the Simpkins Swim Center.)
In consideration of people with allergies or asthma, please do not wear perfume or scents
Ritual practices - Dressing & Fasting during Yom Kippur: You are invited to join us in wearing white and wearing a tallit (prayer shawl) for Yom Kippur services. To return to simplicity, some do not wear leather, makeup or jewelry. For those who are not fasting on Yom Kippur, please be discreet if eating on site, in order to respect and support those who are fasting.
Food: Please bring vegetarian/vegan items to the potluck on Rosh Hashanah and for break-the-fast on Yom Kippur. Dishes brought in the morning may be placed in the refrigerator.
Volunteer Opportunities: It takes a community to create a meaningful High Holy Days experience. We are appreciative of your assistance whether it be for 30 minutes or 3 hours! To volunteer in ANY WAY, please sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050a44aaa92eaa8-rosh or contact Yuhu at: Wanda@isgcmonterey.com or 831-375-7553.
Tickets / Donations: Members: Do I need tickets? No, this a membership benefit. Donations always appreciated. Non-members: We welcome everyone regardless of resources. However, we request that non-members who can, support these services by making the following donation: $75 per service, or $300 for all four services.
Mail to: CY, Box 3578, Santa Cruz, CA 95063, or go to our website to use the ONE TIME Donate button and look for the 'write a note' section when you get to PayPal . (Be sure to notate for which services).
We encourage guests to reserve early to ensure space at the Center. We welcome young people (age 22 and younger) to attend free of charge.
Please bring shampoo, socks, body soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, hand sanitizer & 1 gallon ziplock bags for donation for our work with the Downtown Streets Team. Important Need- New Socks