Chabad.org.Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown Wednesday, and continues through nightfall Friday, according to
"One of the Jewish high holidays, it is the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve and their first actions toward the realization of mankind’s role in G‑d’s world," it states.
It's a celebration of the Jewish New Year, and begins the ten days of repentance.
Following are just some of the holiday events in the Pikesville area:
'Rosh Hashanah Under the Stars,' 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Oregon Ridge Park, 13401 Beaver Dam Rd., Cockeysville. Reservations required.
Rosh Hashanah service by the Reform Temple, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday at Pikesville High School Auditorium, 7621 Labyrinth Rd., Pikesville.
Community Shofar Soundings will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday at 6721 Greenspring Ave., Pikesville.
Rosh Hashanah events, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, from Erev Rosh Hashanah, to evening service on the second day, at Beth El Congregation.
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