ADATH SHALOM

Location: 31 Nadolny Sachs Private

Contact: Contact: Co-President, Elaine Vininsky at ds066@ncf.ca or at 613 225-8982. Or, visit www.adath-shalom.ca

Description: Adath Shalom is a Conservative, egalitarian lay-led congregation. Learning through adult education is a core value of Adath Shalom. A visiting Rabbi provides leadership at High Holiday services. This year, we will have in-person and live-streamed services Erev Rosh Hashanah and on the High Holidays. Those attending in-person services must pre-register and must have been fully vaccinated at least two weeks before the High Holidays.  

BEIT TIKVAH

Location: 15 Chartwell Avenue
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: www.cbto.org/hhprograms
Contact: Phone: 613-723-1800 or shul@cbto.org or visit www.cbto.org
Description: Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa is a friendly and welcoming community centered shul which prides itself in providing engaging and enriching experiences for people of all levels of observance and from all backgrounds. We are a vibrant, Zionist, Modern Orthodox synagogue whichs offers a full range of services, classes, social events, and programming for all ages. Wherever a person is on their Jewish journey, Beit Tikvah has a place for everyone.

 

CHABAD OF CENTREPOINTE

Location: 23 Palisade St.
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: please visit
Contact: Rabbi Chaim and Bassy Mendelsohn, 613-218-8505 or rabbi@sympatico.ca,  or visit www.chabadcentrepointe.com
Description:  Chabad Lubavitch worldwide, but our members range from unaffiliated, reform, conservative, orthodox. Our services are inspirational, educational, and easy to follow. Everything is explained in English. The rabbi sprinkles stories, jokes and anecdotes, along with lots of surprises. Our goal is for one to come out of the experience inspired and excited to start a new year.

 

CHABAD OF KANATA

Location: Services@Hazeldean Mall, 300 Eagleson Rd., Kanata (back of the mall, corner of Carbrooke and Abbey Hill)
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: jewishkanata.org
Contact: Rabbi Michoel Gershzon, 613-668-2770 or rabbi@jewishkanata.org or www.jewishkanata.org
Description: Every Jew, regardless of affiliation or level of Jewish education, is warmly welcome. A spacious venue will assure comfort for all.
 

CHABAD STUDENT NETWORK

Location: Finkelstein Chabad Jewish Centre - 254 Friel Ave.

Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: please visit

Contact: Chaim Boyarsky 59 Sweetland Ave. 613-601-7701 or rabbichaimb@gmail.com
www.csn.ca

Description: Join us for traditional High Holiday services with contemporary messages and insights in a warm and welcoming environment. Hebrew – English prayer books provided. Inspiring services, good humour, enjoyable company.
 

CONGREGATION LUBAVITCH

Location: 889 Lady Ellen Place
Contact: Rabbi Y. Botnick at 613-688-2025 x345 or rabbi@chabadottawa.ca

Description: Chabad-Lubavitch International. Vintage Chassidic High Holiday Services serving members of the Jewish community within walking distance.

JEWISH EDUCATION THROUGH TORAH (JET)

Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: https://www.jetottawa.com/high-holidays/
Contact: General JET Staff or Sierra, info@jetottawa.com, 613-695-4800 or visit www.jetottawa.com
Description: JET provides a wide variety of classes, programs, small group study opportunities and more to Jews of all backgrounds and levels of knowledge and practice. High Holiday offerings include: Challah Bake, Daily Online Inspiration and Shofar Blowing!

KEHILLAT BETH ISRAEL

Location:  1400 Coldrey Ave. Ottawa

Contact: Rabbi Eytan Kenter Rabbi@kehillatbethisrael.com, 613-728-3501 or visit kehillatbethisrael.com

Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: www.kehillatbethisrael.com/high-holy-days

Description: Conservative (fully Egalitarian). A progressive synagogue with traditional roots, Kehillat Beth Israel strives to be a community that has a place for everyone. At the forefront of our congregational ethos is the value of inclusion, assuring that all are welcome regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, race, or ability. We welcome Jews and non-Jews to participate in our congregational life. Lifecycle services are available for individuals, couples, and all types of families. People of all abilities regularly participate in our programs and services. At KBI, there is a place for everyone.

 

MACHZIKEI HADAS CONGREGATION

Location: 2310 Virginia Dr.
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: www.highholidaysottawa.com

Contact: Stacy Goldstein at stacy@cmhottawa.com
Description: Machzikei offers a user-friendly, inspiring, and joyous High Holidays experience with a wide menu of service options and styles available. Please come and experience our services with Rabbi Scher’s dynamic style and explanations, our renowned kids program, and the warmth of the Machzikei community. Services this year will again be held under the large and welcoming tents in the synagogue parking lot.

OHEV YISROEL

Location: 516 Rideau St., Ottawa
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: E-mail ohevyisroel@gmail.com 
Contact: Heshel Teitelbaum at heshel@uottawa.ca or 613-565-6194 or ohevyisroel.ca
Description: Orthodox services. We are receptive to all backgrounds and any level of observance. Everyone is welcome!
 

OR HANESHAMAH

Location: 30 Cleary Avenue
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: https://www.orh.ca/high-holy-day-events.html

Contact: info@orh.ca or 613-239-4988 or www.orh.ca

Description: Reconstructionist. The High Holy Days at Or Haneshamah, with the spiritual and musical leadership of Rabbi Liz Bolton, offers an inviting, participatory, and meaningful way to enter the Jewish New Year. From Rosh Hashanah through to Simchat Torah, our services will feed your soul and stimulate your intellect.
 

OTTAWA TORAH CENTRE

Location:  111 Lamplighters Drive

Contact: Rabbi & Dina Blum at 613-843-7770 or rabbi@theOTC.or or www.theOTC.org

Description: Inspiring, meaningful and user-friendly traditional services blended with contemporary messages in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Open to all, regardless of affiliation or background. Our services conducted in Hebrew & English, are refreshingly casual and easy to follow. The Hebrew-English prayerbook along with song and commentary enable everyone to be an active participant. Led by Rabbi Blum and Evan Green, the services will leave you feeling enriched, connected and uplifted.

Detailed info about the High Holidays: HERE

SEPHARDI ASSOCIATION OF OTTAWA

Contact: Isaac Nahon at info@sephardiottawa.ca, or 613-867-1618
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: High Holiday Services will be held at Beit Tikvah Synagogue at 15 Chartwell Avenue, Nepean. Detailed info:HERE 
Description: The only authentic traditional Sephardi (Sephardi Orthodox) services in Ottawa. Unified Sephardic community that preserves and promotes Sephardi traditions and spiritual practice, part of all of the Jewish community of Ottawa. We are happy to announce Chazan Dr. Aviv Ouanounou, who has been collaborating with our association in recent years, will be leading the services.
 

TEMPLE ISRAEL

Location: 1301 Prince of Wales Drive
Detailed info about High Holiday offerings: https://templeisraelottawa.ca/worship-services/
Contact: Heather Cohen, Executive Director at 613- 224-1802, ext. 4 or execdir@templeisraelottawa.com or visit www.templeisraelottawa.ca
Description: We are an inclusive and dynamic Reform congregation that prides itself on its commitment to tradition. We are an egalitarian synagogue and our services are a mix of English and Hebrew prayers. We offer services for all ages, including separate family and children’s services. We welcome anyone to make arrangements to purchase tickets from the Temple Israel office.

 

YOUNG ISRAEL OF OTTAWA

Location: 1762 Carling Avenue

Contact: E-mail info@yiofo.ca. Phone: 613-722-8394 or www.youngisrael.ottawa.on.ca

Description: Traditional Orthodox service in a warm and unintimidating environment. Please join us this year for the high holidays.