Dedicated to providing programs aimed at improving the spiritual, ethical and social aspects of life at The Claremont Colleges.
Theology on Tap
Mondays – 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m – Bardot, 206 W. Bonita Avenue – GRAD STUDENTS ONLY! Meet the Chaplains, and learn about our programs and services. See our event on Facebook !
Tuesdays – 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – McAlister Center, 10th & Columbia – FREE & OPEN to All Students
Jewish High Holy Days – 5778
Services sponsored by the Office of the Chaplains and Claremont Colleges Hillel:
RSVP online required for all services and especially meals.
All Services will be held at Balch Auditorium, Scripps College
|First Night — Wed Sept 20th||6:30pm — Evening Services
7:30pm — Festival Meal — Hampton Room, Scripps (above Scripps Dining Hall)
|First Day — Thurs Sept 21st||10:00am — Morning Services — followed Tashlich* in Seal Court
*Tashlich is the ritual of throwing bread crumbs representing our errors into a body of water
|Second Day — Fri, Sept 22nd||10:00am — Morning Services|
|Fri, Sept 29th — Kol Nidrei||4:45pm — 6:19 — Pre-Fast Meal — Hampton Room, Scripps College (please get food at Malott, and join together upstairs in the Hampton Room)
6:19pm — Fast Begins
6:30pm — Kol Nidrei
|Sat, Sept 30th — Yom Kippur Day||10:00am — Morning Services
5:00pm — Afternoon Services
6:00pm — Yizkor
6:15pm — Ne’ilah
7:15pm — Break-the-Fast – Hampton Room, Scripps (above Scripps Dining
Services Sponsored by Chabad at The Claremont Colleges
Rosh Hashanah -Wed Sept 20th
5:30pm – Student-led Evening Service
6:00pm Rosh Hashanah Brisket Dinner (with vegetarian and vegan options!)
Temple Beth Israel, Pomona (Reform)
Students are welcome to attend for free. For the services that require tickets, you can stop at the Administrative Office to show your student ID, and also borrow a prayer book. Click to download the complete schedule of services.
Temple Shalom, Ontario (Conservative)
Students are welcome to attend all services for free. There are no tickets. You can see the complete schedule on the Temple website
Please contact Rabbi Danny if you have questions about any of these services or you are looking for additional holiday meals or celebrations.