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Yom Sheini, 13 Heshvan 5779

Sukkot Services will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 7 pm. Children are invited to come at 6:30 to decorate the sukkah. They should bring vegetables, gourds, or flowers. A Sukkot Morning Service will be held on Thursday, September 19th at 10 am. All are welcome.

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About Sukkot

Sukkot, the Festival of Booths, is a week-long fall festival. The sukkah, the non-permanent outdoor hut, is meant to recall the time the Israelites spent wandering in the desert. Sukkot was also once a holiday of agricultural thanksgiving, and this is celebrated with the holiday's other great ritual items: the lulav and etrog.