Free Pre-fast Dinner—Fri, Oct 3, 5 pm @Hillel

by Gerald Sorokin | Oct 01, 2014

Fill up before Yom Kippur!

Pasta and Fork

Come to Hillel for our annual free, pre-fast pasta bar. 

Dinner starts early, 5:00 pm. The bus will leave Hillel at 5:40 to get to Agudas Achim Synagogue before Kol Nidre.

It would be great for us to know how many people to expect. Please fill out this form:

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Rosh Hashana Article in Iowa City Press-Citizen

by Gerald Sorokin | Sep 24, 2014

Hillel student president, Rachel Lipson, talks about Rosh Hashana at Hillel.


Check out this article from the Iowa City Press-Citizen.

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Rosh Hashana Dinner—Wed, Sep 24, 6pm @Hillel

by Gerald Sorokin | Sep 17, 2014

Catered Kosher Rosh Hashana Dinner

Rosh Hashana Food

Kick off 5775 with a delicious, kosher, catered Rosh Hashana dinner! Brisket, round challah, kugel, apples and honey. All the good stuff!

Wednesday, September 24, 6:00 pm

At Hillel (122 E. Market St.)

Cost: $10 for students; $15 for non-students

Pay in advance by filling out this form. Or we can bill you (or your parents!) later. Whatever's most convenient.

Hawkeyes for Israel Meeting, Tue Sep 9, 5:30 pm @Hillel

by Gerald Sorokin | Sep 03, 2014

Hawkeyes for Israel Call-Out Meeting

Hillel Israel Rally

Organizational Meeting for 2014-15

Tuesday, September 9, 5:30 pm

At Hillel

Israeli-style snacks will be served!

Help Hawkeyes for Israel plan programs and activities for the new school year. Whether you're interested in politics, history, culture, or travel, there are opportunities to get involved!

High Holidays 5775—Sep 24-Oct 4

by Gerald Sorokin | Sep 02, 2014
High Holidays 5775—ימים נוראים תשע"ה

High Holiday 5775

Rosh Hashanah: September 24-26

Yom Kippur: October 3-4

Hillel, in partnership with Agudas Achim Congregation, offers services throughout the High Holiday period. All services are free for students, regardless of whether they belong to a congregation. 

Schedule of Services

Rosh Hashanah: Wednesday, September 24-Friday, September 26

 Date  Time  Service Location 
 9/24  8:00 pm  Blended
 Agudas Achim
 9/25  8:30 am  Conservative  Agudas Achim
   9:00 am  Blended  Hillel
   10:00 am  Reform  Agudas Achim
   8:00 pm  Conservative  Agudas Achim
 9/26  8:30 am  Conservative  Agudas Achim

Yom Kippur: Friday, October 3-Saturday, October 4

 Date Time   Service  Location
 10/3  6:20 pm  Blended  Agudas Achim
 10/4  8:30 am  Conservative  Agudas Achim
   9:00 am  Blended  Hillel
   10:00 am  Reform  Agudas Achim
   5:10 pm  Blended  Agudas Achim

Agudas Achim Congregation is located at 401 E. Oakdale Blvd, Coralville. Transportation to and from Hillel will be provided for the evening services on Wednesday, September 24 and Friday, October 3.

Hillel will host a catered Rosh Hashanah dinner on Wednesday, September 24 at 6:00 pm and a free pre-fast meal on Friday, October 3 at 5:00 pm. 

Agudas Achim Sisterhood will host a reception following services on Wednesday, September 24. The synagogue will host a break-fast on Saturday, October 4.

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