Announcements | Ha’azinu; Succot; Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah

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The Rabbi, Rebbetzin, Chairman, Executive and Committee wish you Shabbat Shalom.

Mazal Tov to Hymie Kestan who is celebrating his second Bar Mitzvah on Shabbat 12 October.

Mazal Tov to Sol Zieff who is celebrating his 80th birthday on second day Succot,  Tuesday 15 October.

Mazal Tov to Ariella Landau who is celebrating her Bat Mitzvah on Shabbat 19 October.

The Kiddush Bracha this week is kindly being sponsored by  Hymie and Rhona Kestan to celebrate Hymie’s second Bar Mitzvah.

The Kiddush Bracha on Second Day Succot is kindly being sponsored by Sol and Joan Zieff to celebrate Sol’s 80th birthday with the community. Sol will recite the Haftorah on Second Day Succot.

The Kiddush Bracha on Shabbat 19 October, Chol Hamoed Succot is kindly being sponsored by Alex and Hayley Landau to celebrate Ariella’s Bat Mitzvah.

Mincha changes to 6:30pm from Sunday 13 October.

A member of our community needs to transport a Sefer Torah to Johannesburg. If you are able to assist please let Wendy know.

The Mikveh at Chabad, 20 St Johns Road Sea Point will be open for use for men on Tuesday 8 October, Erev Yom Kippur from 7am – 4pm.  Thereafter it will be closed.

Succah decorating for kids with June Hayman this Thursday 10 October from 4:30 to 6pm.

If you require Schach for your Succah, please call Ziad on 079 660 2747 to place your order and he will deliver.

The entrance from Regent Road will not be available on first night Succot.


The Arthurs Road Mikveh is undergoing renovations and will re-open on 2 March 2020. Please contact Bev Coblentz on 072 954 8242 to arrange booking at the St John’s Road Mikveh.

  • The Kaylim Mikveh at Arthur’s Road will not be in use during the Mikveh renovations.  The public should use the sea (no tidal pools or river) to toyval their Kaylim.
  • Schedule re times for use of Mikveh before Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur by men and women will be conveyed in due course.

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Shabbat services: Herzlia Weizmann Primary School Hall. Entrance 40 Kloof  Rd or 65 Regent Rd.

Please note that the gate on Kloof Road will be closed from 13:30 on Shabbat and will open again before Mincha.

Weekday Mincha/Maariv: Sephardi Shul. Entrance 40 Kloof (parking available) or 65 Regent Roads.

Weekday Shacharit: Sunday, Monday and Thursday in Sephardi Hall; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday in Sephardi Shul. Entrance 65 Regent Road only.

Join Junie-Punie for great Children’s Services every Shabbat at 10:15am – share brachot, Parsha of the week and special Children’s stories. All ages up to Grade R.

Join The Dream Team at 10:15am on the AstroTurf for children’s service.