Welcome to Hillel at the Claremont Colleges!
We strive to build a close-knit community among Jewish college
students and we invite you to explore the expansive Jewish life at the
Claremont Colleges. Events are open to students, faculty, and staff as
well as to residents of the surrounding community. We include people
of all backgrounds, experiences, political views, and identities.
Join us for Welcome (Back) Events in August 2015!
WELCOME BACK BAGEL AND LOX
BONANZA — Monday, August 31st — 11:00am to 1-ish pm at McAlister
Celebrate the new semester, meet students from Hillel, eat yummy bagels, lox and all the kinds of wonderful toppings! Plus all your favorite Jewish camp activities!
|Services:||5:30pm (led by students)|
|Dinner:||6:30pm (RSVPS helpful!)
Relax at the end of the first busy week with great singing, delicious food and new friends!
High Holy Days 5776
Full schedule of services and meals will be posted in the Fall
Rosh Hashanah* — begins Sunday evening, Sept. 13th through Wednesday, September 15th
- Sunday, September 13th
- 5:30pm, Festival Meal, Hampton Room, Scripps (RSVP helpful, all are welcome!)
- 7:00pm, Evening Services, Balch Auditorium, Scripps
- Monday, September 14th
- 10:00am —Morning Services, Balch, Kiddush and Tashlich following services
- Tuesday, September 15th
- 10:00am — Morning Services, Kiddush following services
Yom Kippur — begins
Tuesday evening, September 22nd through Wednesday evening, September
- Tuesday, September 22nd
- 5:00pm — Pre-Fast Meal, Hampton Room, Scripps
- 7:00pm — Kol Nidrei Services, Balch, Scripps
- Wednesday, September 23rd
- 10:00am — Morning Services, Balch
- Services continue throughout the day
- 6:30pm — Ne’ilah
- Approximately 7:30pm — Break-the-Fast, Hampton Room (RSVP appreciated)
* Please note it is important to talk with your faculty member in advance to arrange for any make-up work if you will be missing class for observances of the holy days.
|Friday, Sept.4th||Welcome Back Shabbat (McAlister Center)|
|Friday, Sept. 11th||FYSH Shabbat Dinner|
|Friday, Sept. 18th||Shabbat Shuvah|
|Friday, Sept. 25th||Tzedek Shabbat|
Most services at 5:30pm and Shabbat Dinner at 6:30pm. RSVP and more info at firstname.lastname@example.org.