Calendar of Major Jewish Holidays

Holidays begin the evening before the day noted.  Holidays noted in italic are holy days on which no work is permitted and absences from school or work should be excused.

School Year 2016-17

Rosh Hashanah  .......................................Mon & Tue, Oct 3-4, 2016

Yom Kippur ..............................................Wed, Oct 12, 2016

Sukkot  ......................................................Mon & Tue, Oct 17-18, 2016

Sh'mini Atzeret .........................................Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Simchat Torah ..........................................Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Hanukkah ................................................Sun, Dec 25, 2016 - an 1, 2017

Purim .......................................................Sun, Mar 12, 2017

Passover  (start) .......................................Tue & Wed, Apr 11-12, 2017

Passover  (end) ........................................Mon & Tue, Apr 17-18, 2017

Yom HaShoah.........................................Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Yom Ha'atzma'ut ....................................Tue, May 2, 2017

Lag B'Omer .............................................Sun, May 14, 2017

Shavuot  ..................................................Wed & Thu, May 31-June 1, 2017

Tisha B'Av ...............................................Tue, Aug 1, 2017

Yom Hashoah is Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Yom Ha'atzma'ut is Israel Independence Day.

Date of obserance of these may vary from the calendar date.

This calendar was prepared by:  Rabbi Paul Drazen - United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism Program Development

Wed, June 28 2017 4 Tammuz 5777