High Holidays

Meals and Services

Services: The Asbell Center is delighted to announce that Rabbi Marley Weiner, Director of the Asbell Center, will be leading services 

Hillel Sponsored

Tickets for services are not required

Sunday, September 29, 2019
   Erev Rosh Hashanah Dinner
   6:00 p.m. | Stern Center, Room 102

   Erev Rosh Hashanah Services
   7:00 p.m. | Stern Center, Great Room

Monday, September 30, 2019
   Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
   10:00 a.m. | Stern Great Room

   12:00 - 12:45 p.m. | Stern Center, Room 102

Tashlich Service
   12:45 p.m. | Jewish Life to walk to Letort Park

Student-Hosted Dinner
   5:30 p.m. | Student Residences


Tuesday, October 1, 2019
  Rosh Hashanah Morning Services with Congregation Beth Tikvah
   9:30 a.m. | Asbell Center, 2nd Floor Sanctuary

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
   Pre-Fast Dinner
   6:00 p.m. | Stern Center, Room 102

Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Services
   7:00 p.m. | Stern Center, Great Room

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
   Yom Kippur Morning Services
   10:00 a.m. | Stern Center, Great Room

Evening Services
   6:30 p.m. | Stern Center, Great Room

Break-The-Fast Dinner for Dickinson Students
   7:45 p.m. | Stern Center, Room 102

On Erev Rosh Hashanah (Sunday, 9/29), there will be a dinner at the Stern Center, Room starting at 7:00 p.m.
On the First Day of Rosh Hashanah (Monday, 9/30) there will be a lunch provided starting at 12:00 p.m. at the Stern Center, Room 102
On the First Day of Rosh Hashanah (Monday, 9/30) there will be a dinner provided starting at 5:30 p.m at the student residences.
Annual Pre-Fast Dinner for Students (Tuesday, 10/8) at Stern Center, Room 102.
Break The Fast meal (Wednesday, 10/9) at 7:45 p.m. at Stern Center, Room 102.


  • Begins sundown on Sunday, Ooctober 13, 2019
  • Ends sundown on Sunday, October 20, 2019

Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah

  • Begins sundown on Sunday, October 20, 2019
  • Ends sundown on Tuesday, October 22, 2019


  • Begins sundown on Sunday, December 22, 2019
  • Ends sundown on Monday, December 30, 2019


  • Begins sundown on Monday, March 9, 2020
  • Ends sundown on Tuesday, March 10, 2020


  • Begins Sundown on Wednesday, April 8, 2020
  • Ends Sundown on Thursday, April 16, 2020

Looking for Passover Meals this year? 

You have options!

First Night of Passover Seder for students, staff and faculty
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 6 p.m.
Stern Center

Please join The Asbell Center for Jewish Life and Hillel in celebrating the first night of Passover at Dickinson College! A kosher for Passover catered meal will be provided. Please join the fun, interactive twist on the traditional Seder experience! The Seder will be led by Rabbi Marley Weiner to celebrate the first night of Passover.

Second Night of Passover
Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 6 p.m. 
Asbell Center, 1st Floor

Please join us for a student led Seder! Kosher for Passover catered meal will be served!!

The Asbell Center will Provide Kosher for Passover Food on the 3rd Floor
April 9 – April 16, 2020

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner - Asbell Center, 3rd Floor Student Lounge

-No RSVP or meal points required from April 9th - April 16th

The Asbell Center student lounge kitchen will be stocked with breakfast, lunch and dinner items during the week of Passover. Please stop by and help yourself. 

A grocery list will be available on the refrigerator for anyone to add items you would like us to provide, as well as any items that we are running low on and that need to be replaced.

Meals Provided via Dining Services
The Dickinson College KOVE will be closed during the week of Passover.

Yom HaShoah

  • Begins sundown on Monday, April 20, 2020
  • Ends sundown on Tuesday, April 21, 2020