Sukkot Schedule
JRCC West Thornhill - 5780/2019

Services and celebrations to take place in the JRCC West Thornhill
1136 Centre st. Unit 2.

Sunday, October 13
  6:20pm

Candle lighting time

Light a 48 hr yortzeit candle before lighting holiday candles. 

 
6:25pm
Mincha prayers followed by Maariv
Monday, October 14, 1st Day of Sukkot
 

10:00am

Shacharit prayers followed by a standup kiddush and crackers in the sukka, as well as a chance to shake the lulav.
 
6:25pm
Mincha prayers followed by Maariv prayers.
 
After 7:54pm
Candle lighting from an existing fire
Tuesday,  October 15, 2nd Day of Sukkot
 
10:00am
Shacharit prayers followed by a standup kiddush and crackers in the sukka, as well as a chance to shake the lulav.
 
6:25 pm
Mincha prayers followed by Maariv prayers.
 
7:19 pm
First days of Sukot end
Friday, October 18, 3rd intermediate day of sukkot
 
6:11 pm
Candle Lighting
 
6:15 pm
Mincha prayers followed by Mariv
Shabbat, October 19
 
10:00am
Shacharit prayers followed by a standup kiddush and crackers in the sukka
 
6:15 pm
Mincha prayers followed by Maariv
 
7:11 pm
Shabbat ends

 

Simchat Torah Schedule
JRCC West Thornhill - 5780/2019

Wednesday, October 16
4:00- 6:00 pm
Drumming circle childrens suka party
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Thursday, October 17
 
8:00pm
Scotch and Steak sukka party for men
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Sunday, October 20, Shmini Atzeret Night
 
6:08 pm
Holiday Candle Lighting

 
 
6:15pm
Mincha and Maariv prayers, followed by sit down Yom Tov dinner in Shul Sukka at 7:00 pm
 
8:30pm
Dancing with Torah; Hakafot
Monday, October 21, Shmini Atzeret Day
 
10:00am
Morning Prayer
 
11:00am
Torah Reading & Yizkor
 
1:15pm
Kiddush and crackers in the Sukkah
 
6:10 pm
Afternoon, Mincha, Prayer followed by evening prayer
     
 
After 7:08 pm
Candle lighting, from an existing flame
 
7:00 pm
Buffet dinner in shul followed by dancing, Hakafot with the Torah.
Following Hakofot, we will have a continuation of the yom tov feast.
Tuesday, October 22, Simchat Torah
 
10:30am
Morning Prayer
 
11:30am - 3:30pm
Full Holiday meal in shul beginning at 11:30 am  followed by dancing with Torah and completing and restarting of the Torah, all boys and men receive an aliyah.
 
7:06pm
Yom Tov ends