Rosh Hashanah Services at the Agudas Achim Synagogue will begin at 6:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, with a family-friendly, participatory 45-minute service.

The service is intended to meet the needs of families that wish to celebrate the holiday in a traditional way by coming to the synagogue first and then going home and having a meal, according to interim Rabbi Gerald Zelermyer.

All family members, local or out-of-town, are welcome.

Leaders of the services include guest Cantor Larry Josefovitz, Edwin Frankel, Greg Adams and Susan Bonowitz.

On the first day of Rosh Hashanah, Tuesday, Sept. 30, morning services will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. At 10 a.m. there will be a family service, led by Or Mars, in the chapel.

Mincha and Ma'ariv will take place at 7 p.m.

On the second day, Wednesday, Oct. 1, morning services begin at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary.

Mincha and Ma'ariv will again begin at 7 p.m.

Yom Tov ends at 7:56 p.m.

Child-care will be available from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the religious school rooms on both days of the holiday.

Tashlich will be held at noon Sunday, Oct. 5, at Wolfe Park/Alum Creek. Members can meet at 11:45 a.m. at the synagogue and then proceed together to Alum Creek for Tashlich.

Agudas Achim Synagogue is located at 2767 E. Broad St. Call 237-2747 for more information.