Adas Yoshuron Synagogue in Rockland will mark Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, with a series of services led by Rabbi David Freidenreich, a graduate of the Jewish Theological Seminary and assistant professor of Jewish studies at Colby College in Waterville. The High Holiday services are open to all: members and non-members, visitors, and guests.

The holiday begins Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. with an evening service featuring the Adas Yoshuron Choir, directed by Dr. Dana Goldsmith. This will be followed by a potluck dessert oneg (reception). Services will be held again on Thursday, Sept. 29 and Friday, Sept. 30, beginning at 9 a.m. on both days. A Children’s Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday.

The High Holidays continue with Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, which begins on Friday, Oct. 7 with the Kol Nidre service at 5:45 p.m., featuring the Adas Yoshuron Choir. The holiday continues Saturday, Oct. 8 with services beginning at 9 a.m. The Yizkor memorial service will begin at approximately 11:30 a.m. At 3:30 p.m., Rabbi Freidenreich will lead a discussion about “Fasting and Food.”

Yom Kippur concludes Saturday, Oct. 8 with closing Ne’ilah services at 4:30 p.m., followed by a Potluck Community Break-the-Fast. Reservations for the meal are required.

Located at 50 Willow St. in Rockland, Adas Yoshuron is an unaffiliated, all-inclusive synagogue serving the Jewish community of Midcoast Maine since 1912. The synagogue will celebrate its 100th anniversary next year. All are welcome to all services and events. For more information about High Holiday services and other programs, call 594-4523 or email yoshuron@midcoast.com.