Looking for a place to celebrate High Holy Days this year?

Rabbi in the Meadow


We welcome and encourage non-members to join our community. View the complete service schedule to find information regarding parking, buying tickets, special needs, etc. 


Erev Rosh Hashanah In the Meadow

Picnic, Ponder, Pray – in our own backyard. Bring your own picnic or let us order one for you. Register and learn the details.

The Erev Rosh Hashanah Service in the Meadow is open to the entire community – no tickets necessary. Come find out what Bolton Street has to offer!


Jews need one another, and therefore congregations, to do primary religious acts that they should not, and probably cannot, do alone.  Doing primary religious acts is the only way we have of growing as Jews.  Consequently, it is also the only justification for the existence of a congregation.  

                                                                                        Rabbi Lawrence Kushner

Bolton Street Synagogue is an open Jewish community rooted in tradition. We are dedicated to fostering Jewish culture, learning, spirituality and social action in a participatory and intimate environment. 

Kindness, equality, inclusion, and a belief in the intrinsic worth of every human being are core elements of the Bolton Street culture. Whether you live in Baltimore or are just visiting this great American city, we invite you to visit us. Peruse our website. Come to a class, service or a social event. Chances are you’ll be happy you did.