Today is November 24, 2020 -

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Phone: (203) 454-4673
Email: tcs@tcs-westport.org

High Holidays

High Holidays

We are pleased to usher in 5781 together and to have had many  individual, in-person opportunities for connection. 

On behalf of Rabbi Wiederhorn, Cantor Cattan, the staff, and the Board of TCS, we wish you and your family a New Year filled with joy, good health, and peace.

Shanah Tovah,  

Eric Baron, President               Nancy Cohen, High Holiday Chair 

Click HERE to see how Rabbi Wiederhorn and Cantor Cattan prepared for the holiday!


It takes a team of very creative, hard working, special folks to make our TCS High Holiday services and programs happen for our community.  Especially this year, thank you to everyone who helped!


Rabbi Wiederhorn & Cantor Cattan for leading inspirational services
Nancy Cohen, our force of nature High Holiday Chairperson

Julia Brennan, Joanne Folger, Lynn Pokorny, Kim Phillips, Sara Glick, Hillit Rozenberg, Nelson Blanco, Luis Sarmiento and Diego Isazo for their tireless work and dedication

Seth Golob and Lauran Pancoast for keeping our students and families engaged

Nani Tibi for his countless hours of video magic and for hosting the Seder

Dick Kalt for all he did to get the streaming going, and for overseeing our security

Matthew Byer, David Young, and Mark Brennan for technology expertise

Shayna Wilson-Spiro and Judy Katz for the beautiful artwork


Alan Radin and Larry Kleinman for leading our Shaharit services; our Torah and Haftarah readers: Alan Clement, Henry Feuerstein, Art Gang, Phil Glick, Judy Greenberg, Dan Gross, Howard Hochster, Adam Hodes, Bob Israely, Sharon Jaffe, Avi Kaner, Matt Landau, Joan Merlis, Jay Rand, Rich Rosen, Martin Rosenfeld, Deb Smolka, Ed Smolka, Mark Steckel, Geoffrey Stern, and Joni Usdan

Joan Merlis and the chorale for the beautiful rendition of Halleluyah and El Melech Yoshev. See their rendition of Halleluyah below!

Adina Golob, Jordy Greenspan, Ashley Podziba, Avi Wiederhorn, and Sam Zuckerman for leading our teen discussion sessions

Scott Miller and our Ritual Committee and Riki and Avi Wiederhorn for helping organize our in-person experiences

Michael and Cynthia Lieberbaum and the Machlis and Navarro families for their generous donations of apples and honey.

Julie Podziba, Wendy Schaefer, and Diana Sussman for organizing the scores of drivers who delivered to our congregation: Nicole Abramowitz, Eric Baron, Alan & Joan Berlin, Andy & Lauren Ceisler, Nancy & Josh Cohen, Matt & Melissa Dombrow, Joanne Folger, Jen & Molly Frank, Alan & Ilene Frost, Art, Ellen & Julia Gang, Sara & Phil Glick, Deb Goodman, Linda Gordon, Monique Greenspan, Mindy Hersh, Dick Kalt, Stacy Kamisar, Jennifer Kanfer, Elizabeth Kessler, Matt & Elayne Landau, Cara Leichter, Scott Miller, Debra Montner, Isabel & Steve Moskowitz, Sharon Navarro, Jessica Newshel, Gladys O’Neil, Susan Ochman, Ken & Julie Podziba, Sandy Rappaport, Eva Rawiszer, Jason & Jodi Ross, Lisa Rozen, Michelle Saunders, Wendy Schaefer, Debra Schussheim, Renee Serfaty, Jessica Siegel, Robin Spolansky, Diana Sussman, Sheri Warshaw, Jennifer White, David Young & Pamela Schneider

Karen Wolfe for marshalling our volunteers

Susan Ochman who made all the Torah silver sparkle

Ivy Gosseen for proofing the Book of Remembrance

Lauren Barnett, Julia Genser, and Leon Serfaty for Machzor pick-up

Billy Cohen, Gary & Amy Julien, Mindy Hersh-Walters, and Melissa Kane for help at Tashlich

David Furth, our intrepid Sukkah Guru and his builders: Josh Cohen, Phil Glick, Stew Levine, David Popkin, Naomi & Jeff Weingart, Marc & Sam Zuckerman

THANK YOU!

High Holidays