The Yellow Springs Havurah is an inclusive, eclectic, independent community organization providing spiritual, religious, cultural, social and educational connections for the Jewish community of Yellow Springs, Ohio. The Havurah organizes Shabbat and holiday services as well as other programs and activities depending on current interest.
The purpose of the Yellows Springs Havurah is to:
• Provide a place of worship for its members and to conduct the worship according to the customs and practices of Judaism
• Conduct religious, cultural and social functions
• Promote the aims of Judaism and the interests of the Havurah
• Receive, hold, invest and disburse gifts, bequests and funds arising from all sources
The Yellow Springs Havurah conducts Shabbat morning services twice monthly. These services are lay-led, using a prayer book created by the members. Services start at 10 a.m., run about two hours, and are followed by a vegetarian/dairy potluck lunch. Services are open to members and non-members. For upcoming dates and location information, please send a note of introduction about you to YellowSpringsHavurah@gmail.com.
Holiday Services and Events
Every year, services are held or facilitated for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur; other holiday services and events (including an annual Chanukah Party) are held at the membership’s discretion. Location varies. For upcoming dates and location information, please send a note of introduction about you to YellowSpringsHavurah@gmail.com.