Calendar of Major Jewish Holidays

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                                        Calendar of Major Jewish Holidays
                                 School Years 2009-2010 through 2013-2014
         Holidays begin the evening before the day noted. Holidays marked with an asterisk are
         observed for one day only by Reform and Reconstructionist Jews. Holidays noted in italic are
         holy days on which no work is permitted and absences from school or work should be excused.
School Year 2009-2010                                                            School year 2012-2013
Rosh Hashanah* .................. Sat & Sun, Sep 19-20, 2009                     Rosh Hashanah* ................. Mon & Tue, Sep 17-18, 2012
Yom Kippur .......................................... Mon, Sep 28, 2009          Yom Kippur ........................................... Wed, Sep 26, 2012
Succot* ..................................... Sat & Sun, Oct 3-4, 2009           Succot* ................................... Mon & Tue, Oct 1-2, 2012
Sh'mini Atz eret .......................................Sat, Oct 10, 2009        Sh'mini Atzeret ...................................... Mon, Oct 8, 2012
Simchat Torah ....................................... Sun, Oct 11, 2009          Simchat Torah ........................................ Tue, Oct 9, 2012
Hanukkah ................................................ Sat, Dec 12, 2009      Hanukkah ................................................. Sun, Dec 9, 2012
Purim ...................................................... Sun, Feb 28, 2010   Purim ....................................................... Sun, Feb 24, 2013
Passover* (start) ............... Tue & Wed, Mar 30-31, 2010                     Passover* (start) ............... Tue. & Wed., Mar 26-27, 2013
Passover* (end) .................. Mon & Tues, April 5-6, 2010                   Passover* (end) .................... Mon. & Tue., Apr 1-2, 2013
Yom Hashoah .......................................... Sun, Apr 11, 2010         Yom Hashoah ........................................... Sun, Apr 7, 2013
Yom Haatzmaut ..................................... Mon, Apr 19, 2010            Yom Haatzmaut ..................................... Mon, Apr 15, 2013
Lag B'Omer ..............................................Sun, May 2, 2010        Lag B'Omer .............................................. Sun, Apr 28, 2013
Shavuot* ............................ Wed & Thu, May 19-20, 2010                 Shavuot* ............................ Wed & Thur, May 15-6, 2013
Tisha B'Av ................................................ Tue, Jul 20, 2010    Tisha B'Av ................................................ Tue, Jul 16, 2013


School Year 2010-2011                                                            School year 2013-2014
Rosh Hashanah* .................... Thu & Fri, Sep 9-10, 2010                    Rosh Hashanah* ...................... Thu & Fri, Sep 5-6, 2013
Yom Kippur ............................................ Sat, Sep 18, 2010        Yom Kippur ........................................... Sat, Sep 14, 2013
Succot* ................................... Thu,& Fri Sep 23-24, 2010            Succot* .................................. Thu & Fri, Sep 19-20, 2013
Sh'mini Atzeret ............................................. Sep 30, 2010       Sh'mini Atzeret ..................................... Thu, Sep 26, 2013
Simchat Torah ......................................... Fri, Oct 1, 2010         Simchat Torah ........................................Fri, Sep 27, 2013
Hanukkah ................................................ Thu, Dec 2, 2010       Hanukkah ............................................... Thu, Nov 28, 2013
Purim .......................................................Sun, Mar 20, 2011   Purim .......................................................Sun, Mar 16, 2014
Passover* (start) ................. Tue & Wed, Apr 19-20, 2011                   Passover (start)* ................. Tue & Wed, Apr 15-16, 2014
Passover* (end) ................ Mon & Tues, Apr 25-26, 2011                     Passover (end)* .................. Mon & Tue, Apr 21-22, 2014
Yom Hashoah ..........................................Sun, May 1, 2011           Yom Hashoah .......................................... Sun, Apr 27, 2014
Yom Haatzmaut ...................................... Mon, May 9, 2011            Yom Haatzmaut ...................................... Mon, May 5, 2014
Lag B'Omer ............................................. Sun, May 22, 2011       Lag B'Omer ............................................. Sun, May 18, 2014
Shavuot* ................................ Wed & Thu, Jun 8-9, 2011               Shavuot* ................................ Wed & Thu, Jun 4-5, 2014
Tisha B'Av .............................................. Tue, Aug 9, 2011
                                                                                         Yom Hashoah is Holocaust Remembrance Day.
  School Year 2011-2012                                                                  Yom Ha'atzma'ut is Israel Independence Day.
Rosh Hashanah* ................... Thu & Fri, Sep 29-30, 2011                     Date of obserance of these may vary from the calendar date.
Yom Kippur .............................................. Sat, Oct 8, 2011
Succot* .................................. Thu & Fri, Oct 13-14, 2011                                     This calendar was prepared by
Sh'mini Atzeret ...................................... Thu, Oct 20, 2011                                  Rabbi Paul Drazen
Simchat Torah ........................................ Fri, Oct 21, 2011                                  United Synagogue of
Hanukkah .............................................. Wed, Dec 21, 2011                                 Conservative Judaism
Purim ....................................................... Thu, Mar 8, 2012                            Program Development
Passover* (start) ...................... Sat & Sun, Apr 7-8, 2012                                         820 Second Avenue
Passover* (end) ..................... Fri & Sat, Apr 13-14, 2012                                          New York, NY 10017
Yom Hashoah ..........................................Thu, Apr 19, 2012
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Yom Haatzmaut .......................................... Fr, Apr 27, 2012
Lag B'Omer ............................................ Thu, May 10, 2012
                                                                                                          drazen@uscj.org
Shavuot* ............................. Sun & Mon, May 27-8, 2012
                                                                                  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact him. You
Tisha B'Av ................................................. Sat, Jul 28, 2012    may make as many copies of this calendar as you wish.