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A Reform Congregation

Temple Israel of Catskill

220 Spring Street

Catskill, NY 12414

Zoe B. Zak, Rabbi

(518) 943 - 5758


2018/5779 Holiday Schedule will be posted soon! 



L’Shanah Tovah!


Temple Israel of Catskill Invites you to join us for the

High Holidays!

Following is information to guide you as you make plans to bring

in a Sweet New Year – 5778



High Holiday Day Tickets:

  • There is a donation of $36 per person for non-members, which will include all HHD services.


  • Please send check to Temple Israel of Catskill, 22o Spring Street, Catskill, NY 12414. Plese take care to include the full names of all the individuls requireing tickets.


  • Tickets will be sent out when the information is complete.
  • Children under the age of 18 do not require a ticket
  • Military personnel and college students are welcome without charge.


Please call or email the temple

for more information; 518-943-5758 or

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Additional Ticket Information for

High Holy Day Services


Temple policy requires that we all need tickets for the High Holy Day services.  when dues are paid your tickets will be issued.  For all family members, i.e. children, grandchildren and parents, there is no charge but they still need tickets. Children under the age of 13 do not need tickets.

For all others, there is a $36 charge per person which entitles the guest to attend all holy day services. 

All tickets must be ordered with enough advance notice so they can reach the recipient prior to the service.

Your timely response would be a MITZVAH, as all administrative duties are handled by volunteers.


If you require a reciprocal letter for another Reform synagogue, please request them from

Liz Levin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the name of the congregation, email address

and to whom the letter should be addressed.  All dues must be paid prior to your request.


All checks must be sent to: Temple Israel of Catskill,

220 Spring Street, Catskill, NY 12414 

Please note on the envelope   "HHD TICKETS"


WEDNESDAY, September 20th

Erev of Rosh Hashanah, 7:00 PM

THURSDAY, September 21st

Rosh Hashanah Morning Service, 10:00 AM


Children’s Service, 2:00 PM


Tashlich Service  @ Catskill Point 3:15 - 4:00 PM

Leave Temple at 3:00 PM to meet at Catskill Point at 3:15 PM

SUNDAY, September 24th

Kever Avot V'imahot Service 10:00 AM

Meet at Temple Israel of Catskill Cemetery

Memorial prayers offered by Rabbi Zoe in memory of all those buried in our temple cemetery.

Everyone is invited to attend.

FRIDAY, September 29th

Kol Nidre Service 7:00 PM

SATURDAY, September 30th

Yom Kippur Morning Service, 10:00 AM


Dramatic Reading of the Book of Jonah, Adaptation by Paul Cooper; 4:30 PM


Yizkor Service 5:00 PM


N’ilah Service 5:45 PM


Havdalah 6:20 PM


Followed by Break the Fast - Advance Reservations Required- Deadline Tuesday Oct. 4th

Call or email the temple at: 518-943-5758 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Members $22.50; Non-Members $25.00; After September 25th all adult tickets $30.00; Children 6-12 years $10; Children 1-5 years no charge.

WEDNESDAY, October 4th

Sukkot Celebration with Vegetarian Pot-luck Meal 6:00 PM


FRIDAY, October 12th

Shabbat & Simchat Torah Celebration 5:00 PM

With special guests  Klezmer Berl's Hotsie Totsie Klezmer Orchestra 


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