The High Holiday season includes Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year (Sept. 20-22); Yom Kippur, the most solemn and sacred day on the Hebrew calendar (Sept. 29-30); Sukkot, an agriculture-based festival (Oct. 4-11); Shemini Atzeret, which includes the prayer for rain (Oct. 11-12); and Simchat Torah, which marks the completion of the annual cycle of weekly Torah readings (Oct. 12-13).
Here’s our complete guide to the season, including articles on spirituality, Rosh Hashanah recipes and more holiday features.
Charm City Tribe's mobile sukkah paid its fifth annual visit to The Charmery in Hampden. Visitors feasted on frozen concoctions, shook lulavs, socialized and enjoyed the unseasonably warm weather. read more
Go Behind the Scenes at the Parkway for an open conversation with Joe Swanberg and guests. Swanberg is an acclaimed indie director, producer, writer and actor (“Win it All,” “Drinking Buddies,” “Happy Christmas). 6-7:30 p.m.[...]
A Musical Journey Through the Decades: A Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of Har Sinai Congregation featuring The Chesapeake Orchestra, Jeffrey Silberschlag, Conductor and Trumpet Soloist and Guest Artist, Canadian Pianist Marika Bournaki. Funded by[...]