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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, September 24, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, September 24, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101: Stories & Songs for a Sweet New Year

Sunday, September 24, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.


Location:
Deerfield High School
1959 Waukegan Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Stories & Songs for A Sweet New Year: High Holidays Story Time

Sunday, September 24, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

The High Holidays come alive with stories, songs, and activities led by Rabbi Adam Chalom and Education Director Dawn Friedman. Storytimes are intended for children ages 0-2 (older children welcome) and are held at different local bookstores and other convenient neighborhood locations. All programs are free of charge.

Location:
Deerfield High School, rear/east entrance
1959 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Dawn Friedman
education@KolHadash.com
847-383-5184


Web Page Register Online

Family Art Event: Posters that Rock!

Sunday, September 24, 2017 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Kids and adults alike will work together to screen print a rock poster with Jay Ryan, a poster maker and musician who will also share how current rock concert poster design ideas come to life.

Recommended for ages 8+.


Location:
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Amanda Berrios
amanda.berrios@ilhmec.org
847-967-4800



The Get Together

Monday, September 25, 2017 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/18/2017 - 10/9/2017)

Don't miss The Get Together: It’s THE place for parents and caregivers of infants and young kids to meet and socialize!

The Get Together offers an opportunity to:
- Meet others with young children
- Socialize
- Share experiences
- Discuss developmental issues


The Get Together meets every Monday, from 1:30 - 3:30 pm, September 18 - October 9, 2017. Members can join any time throughout the year, but need to register prior to their first visit.

Fee: $10 per session; $1 per session for families who receive Medicaid.


Location:
6639 N Kedzie Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Joanne Kestnbaum, LCSW
joannekestnbaum@jcfs.org
773-765-3100


Web Page

Kol Nidre Family Service

Friday, September 29, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

This worship service is designed for families with young children and is open to the community. Our Yom Kippur Family service is free and open to the community! Cost is free but tickets and an RSVP are required.

For more information and to reserve your space, please call the synagogue office at 847-383-5017. This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Cantorial Soloist Heather Aranyi.


Location:
225 N McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


Web Page Invitation

High Holiday Family Services at Beth Tikvah

Saturday, September 30, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Beth Tikvah Congregation will be having Family services for preschool age children @ 2:00 PM on Rosh Hashanah Sept. 21 and Yom Kippur on Sept.30th. For more information call 847-885-4545 or email office@beth-tikvah.org or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


Web Page

Yom Kippur Family Service

Saturday, September 30, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

An interactive family service led Rabbi Adam Chalom, specifically intended for children 5 & older, but younger & older children are welcome. No tickets are required but RSVPs are appreciated.

Location:
North Shore Unitarian Church
2100 Half Day Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Dawn Friedman
education@KolHadash.com
847-383-5184


Web Page

Tot Yom Kippur Experience

Saturday, September 30, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for an interactive tot program filled with crafts, songs, reflections, sofar and more!

Location:
Temple Chai
1670 Checker Rd.
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Laura Perpinyal
Lperpinyal@templechai.org
847-537-1771


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, October 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, October 1, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Mind, Body, Baby

Sunday, October 1, 2017 10:30 AM - Sunday, November 12, 2017 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Prioritize your own well-being, connect with your baby in new ways, and meet other parents in your community with this six-week health and wellness series presented by JCC Chicago. Experience the brand-new, state-of-the-art Marvin Lustbader Fitness Center as you and your baby enjoy a different fitness or wellness activity together each week. Classes will include parent/baby yoga, a stroller workout, parent/baby swim, infant massage and more, all led by experienced fitness instructors and wellness practitioners. Each session concludes with open play time and a light snack in the Stay & Play space.

For parents and non-walkers; FREE babysitting available for siblings.

*class will not meet 10/22/17**


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

The Get Together

Monday, October 2, 2017 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/18/2017 - 10/9/2017)

Don't miss The Get Together: It’s THE place for parents and caregivers of infants and young kids to meet and socialize!

The Get Together offers an opportunity to:
- Meet others with young children
- Socialize
- Share experiences
- Discuss developmental issues


The Get Together meets every Monday, from 1:30 - 3:30 pm, September 18 - October 9, 2017. Members can join any time throughout the year, but need to register prior to their first visit.

Fee: $10 per session; $1 per session for families who receive Medicaid.


Location:
6639 N Kedzie Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Joanne Kestnbaum, LCSW
joannekestnbaum@jcfs.org
773-765-3100


Web Page

Parenting with Conviction

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Parenting is a gift, a profoundly challenging gift in our world of choices at every turn. So many of us wonder how best to parent our values and how to raise grateful, socially responsible children. Join us for community conversations that will provide developmentally appropriate, practical ideas for parents to increase the awe, appreciation and awareness of our children and our families. These nondenominational conversations will be facilitated by Rabbi Lisa Greene (North Shore Congregation Israel), Reverend Daphne Cody (St. Elisabeth's Episcopal Church) and Kathy Livingston, LCSW (family Service of Glencoe).

Location:
Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Avenue
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Susan Ellenby
Susane@nsci.org
847-835-0724


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101: Sukkah Stories: Songs by Day, Stars by Night

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.


Location:
North Shore Unitarian Church **in the Sukkah**
2100 Half Day Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Or Shalom Sukkot Craft Program & BYO Dinner

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Come for some Sukkot crafts (which you can hang in our sukkah!) Stay for BYO picnic dinner and service starting at 6 p.m.

Location:
Congregation Or Shalom
21 Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills IL, 60061


Contact:
Nancy Trudell
ntrudell@orshalomlc.org
847-362-1948



Pizza in the Hut

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Gather with others as we welcome the festival of Sukkot on Wednesday, October 4th at 5:30pm for a short Sukkot ceremony and the telling of “Why Does it Always Rain on Sukkot?” followed by a delicious Pizza in the Hut featuring Lou Malnati’s pizza. Enjoy S’mores in the Sukkah for dessert! (Weather permitting)

Location:
Temple Beth Israel
3601 W Dempster
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Becky Reuhs
breuhs@gmail.com
773-655-5146


Web Page Register Online

Or Shalom Erev Sukkot Service

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Free of charge. All are welcome!

Location:
Congregation Or Shalom
21 Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills IL, 60061


Contact:
Nancy Trudell
ntrudell@orshalomlc.org
847-362-1948



Sukkah City Challenge

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Decorate a sukkah in this lively team competition.
Materials provided and teams assigned at the program. Light dinner provided. Please RSVP so we order enough food. A great family event for the generations to enjoy together.


Location:
North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Susan Ellenby
Susane@nsci.org
847-835-0724


Web Page

Shabbat B'Yachad

Friday, October 6, 2017 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Shabbat B’Yachad Service and Dinner at Congregation Beth Shalom, Friday, October 6, 2017-service at 6:00 pm and dinner at 6:45 pm. During Shabbat B’Yachad there is a special service for families with children age’s birth thru 2nd grade and families with children in grades 3rd thru 6th will participate in the main congregational service. Enjoy dinner together as a community following the service. Cost for immediate family is $25.00 and $10.00 per additional adult. Contact Matt Rissien at 847-498-4100 for more information. 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Matt Rissian
mrissien@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Sukkot Harvest Dinner and Singalong

Friday, October 6, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

You're invited to a harvest celebration in the sukkah! Cantor Berger will lead us through a selection of fun and familiar songs before a pizza dinner.

Location:
1100 E Hyde Park Blvd
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


Register Online

Shabbat SuperHeros in the Sukkah

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Come Celebrate Shabbat in Super Hero style! We'll be decorating the temple sukkah, shmearing, shmoozing and singing!

Location:
Temple Chai
1670 Checker Rd.
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Laura Perpinyal
Lperpinyal@templechai.org
847-537-1771


Web Page

Russian jBaby Musical Movement

Saturday, October 7, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 10/7/2017 - 10/28/2017)

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, Havdalah and a variety of discussions including "How to Jew at Home!" The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 W. Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, October 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, October 8, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101: Sukkah Stories: Songs by Day, Stars by Night

Sunday, October 8, 2017 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.


Location:
North Shore Unitarian Church **in the Sukkah**
2100 Half Day Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Project Esther: Sukkah Open House

Sunday, October 8, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Project Esther: The Chicago Jewish Adoption Network of JCFS invites adoptive and prospective adoptive families to celebrate sukkot in our wonderful playground. Join us for socializing, holiday activities and snacks in the sukkah!

This event is free!


Location:
3145 W Pratt Blvd
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Marsha Raynes
MarshaRayens@jcfs.org
847-745-5408


Web Page

The Get Together

Monday, October 9, 2017 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/18/2017 - 10/9/2017)

Don't miss The Get Together: It’s THE place for parents and caregivers of infants and young kids to meet and socialize!

The Get Together offers an opportunity to:
- Meet others with young children
- Socialize
- Share experiences
- Discuss developmental issues


The Get Together meets every Monday, from 1:30 - 3:30 pm, September 18 - October 9, 2017. Members can join any time throughout the year, but need to register prior to their first visit.

Fee: $10 per session; $1 per session for families who receive Medicaid.


Location:
6639 N Kedzie Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Joanne Kestnbaum, LCSW
joannekestnbaum@jcfs.org
773-765-3100


Web Page

Simchat Torah and Consecration

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

On Simchat Torah, we celebrate completing our annual reading of the Torah and starting the cycle again. We also consecrate our youngest students, marking the beginning of their formal Jewish education. Students receive a blessing from the clergy and recite the Shema. We unroll the entire Torah and read from parts throughout the scroll-truly an amazing experience. Join us for singing and dancing with the Torah during the hakafot (circles of dancing) and taffy apples at the
oneg.


Location:
1100 E Hyde Park Blvd
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234



Or Shalom Erev Simchat Torah Service

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Free of charge. All are welcome!

Location:
Congregation Or Shalom
21 Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills IL, 60061


Contact:
Nancy Trudell
ntrudell@orshalomlc.org
847-362-1948



Simchat Torah at Beth Tikvah

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Beth Tikvah Congregation will be having a Simchat Torah Jam on Wednesday Oct.11th @7:00 PM. For more information call 847-885-4545 or email office @beth-tikvah.org. or visit www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


Web Page

Simchat Torah Supper and Service

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Our community celebrates Simchat Torah on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 6:00pm with a yummy dinner of broasted chicken and all the fixings.

This is followed by the Dancing with the Torahs and reading of the very end and very beginning of the Torah. The evening topped off with taffy apples!


Location:
Temple Beth Israel
3601 W Dempster
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Becky Reuhs
breuhs@gmail.com
773-655-5146


Register Online

SimchatTorahTone and Ice Cream Social

Thursday, October 12, 2017 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

SimchatTorahTONE and Ice Cream Social-Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 5:45 pm. Have you ever gone to synagogue services and been told to sit down and be quiet? Well, not tonight! Come and sing along and dance to the beat on this celebratory evening with wonderful music. Stay afterwards for a delicious ice cream social! Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL. RSVP to 847-498-4100, no cost.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Tots & Tunes

Friday, October 13, 2017 9:30 AM - Friday, November 17, 2017 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Experience a musical morning with songs & instruments! And kick off your Shabbat with a mini challah to take home each week. Snacks will be offered after each class. Best for children 12 - 24 months and a parent or caregiver.

Location:
Congregation Or Shalom
21 Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills IL, 60061


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Strollers, Stories & Celebrations

Friday, October 13, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Shabbat and Simchat Torah at this free, drop in program. Songs, stories, crafts and movement. Best for children up to age 3 with an adult. Park in the north lot.

Location:
North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Susan Ellenby
Susane@nsci.org
847-835-0724


Web Page

Share Shabbat

Friday, October 13, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please be our guest to enjoy our family-oriented shabbat service and dinner. Listen and sing along with Emanuel's own 'Ham-it-Up' Band! Savor a delicious dinner following family services. Please join us!
For dinner we will also provide side dishes, juice, wine and challah. Contact Cantor Michelle Drucker Friedman at cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org for more information.


Location:
Emanuel Congregation
5959 N. Sheridan Rd
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Cantor Shelly Friedman
cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org
773-561-5173


Web Page

jBaby Wiggleworms

Saturday, October 14, 2017 9:30 AM - Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:15 AM <Add to Calendar>

Spend Shabbat with jBaby Chicago & Old Town School of Folk Music! The 45 minute class will include Jewish songs + dancing with your little one and is a great way to connect with other families raising Jewish children in the north shore. The class is best for children 0 - 24 month olds. Each class will conclude with Shabbat blessings and Challah.

Location:
North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Blessing of the Pets

Saturday, October 14, 2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Congregation Beth Shalom’s 1st Blessing of the Pets on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:30 pm. In keeping with the belief that all living creatures are sacred, and knowing how important pets are to their families’ lives, on this Shabbat of Noach, the clergy will bless your pets. All friendly pets are invited on a leash or in a carrier (collecting old adult t-shirts, tennis balls, empty water or soda bottles and men’s sport socks to donate to animal shelters). All members of the community are welcome, 3433 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Russian jBaby Musical Movement

Saturday, October 14, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 10/7/2017 - 10/28/2017)

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, Havdalah and a variety of discussions including "How to Jew at Home!" The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 W. Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, October 15, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, October 15, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

PJ Celebrates at the Zoo

Sunday, October 15, 2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Kick off the year with PJ Library! Join us for an afternoon at the zoo filled with a family concert, craft projects and plenty of animals!

Location:
Lincoln Park Zoo
2121 N Stockton Dr
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
Genna Kahn
youngfamilies@juf.org
312-357-4831


Register Online

Baby and Me Yoga: with a Jewish Twist

Monday, October 16, 2017 9:15 AM - Monday, November 13, 2017 10:15 AM <Add to Calendar>

Bond with your baby through yoga while getting to know other parents in the community. Jewish music will also be integrated into the class. Led by a trained baby yoga instructor from Kids HeArt Yoga, this class is best for 1-12 month olds.

Location:
Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Gam Ani B'Gan Gani (Me Too at Gan Gani) גמ אני בגן גני

Thursday, October 19, 2017 9:30 AM - Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Enjoy a Hebrew immersion learning play experience! This class for tots ages 6 - 15 months and their favorite adult includes music, arts & crafts, sensory movement and free play - ALL IN HEBREW. No prior knowledge of Hebrew is required to enjoy the class.

**class will not meet 11/23**


Location:
Moadon Kol Chadash
2464 N. Clybourn
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


Register Online

Sing & Play

Friday, October 20, 2017 10:00 AM - Friday, December 8, 2017 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Experience a music & movement class infused with Shabbat songs! Each class will teach new melodies and revisit old favorites. Parents will receive a challah each week, as well as a CD of popular Jewish songs. Best for toddlers ages 1-2 years old and their parents/caregivers.

**class will not meet 11/17 & 11/24**


Location:
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago IL, 60613


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Shabbat with a Twist

Friday, October 20, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, October 20, 2107 at Congregation Beth Shalom from 11:00-11:45 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join our clergy for stories, songs, and projects and then twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. All are welcome, free of charge! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


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Simchat Shabbat - Young Children's Service

Friday, October 20, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate your October birthday or anniversary at our Young Children's Shabbat service. Children with birthdays in October are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped gift for a child in need. Stay and schmooze at our Oneg Shabbat after the service.

Location:
Congregation Or Shalom
21 Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills IL, 60061


Contact:
Nancy Trudell
ntrudell@orshalomlc.org
847-362-1948



Russian jBaby Musical Movement

Saturday, October 21, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 10/7/2017 - 10/28/2017)

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, Havdalah and a variety of discussions including "How to Jew at Home!" The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 W. Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Mazel Paws

Sunday, October 22, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

A morning of dog-friendly and family-friendly fun Supporting JCFS Therapeutic Day School; creating opportunities for success for students with special needs

Location:
3145 W. Pratt Blvd
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Emily Elbring
EmilyElbring@JCFS.org
773-467-3891


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, October 22, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, October 22, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


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New Moms Connect

Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:00 AM - Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:15 AM <Add to Calendar>

New Moms Connect is a program for new mother's with infants 0-6 months old to meet weekly and have an opportunity to discuss or learn about meaningful topics such as sleeping, changing family relationships, and speech and language development in infants. The program will culminate with a family Shabbat dinner.

Location:
Chicago Sinai Congregation
15 W. Delaware Place
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Bim Bam Baby - Tots

Friday, October 27, 2017 10:00 AM - Friday, December 22, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

A fun and energetic music class for tots and their parents or caregivers, with a few Jewish songs in the mix for some added fun. Enjoy lively, developmentally appropriate songs and activities with your little one and get to know other little ones and parents during this 8-week session of classes. Best for tots 12-24 months.

**class will not meet 11/24/17**


Location:
Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Bim Bam Baby - Babies

Friday, October 27, 2017 11:00 AM - Friday, December 22, 2017 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

A fun and energetic music class for babies and their parents or caregivers, with a few Jewish songs in the mix for some added fun. Enjoy lively, developmentally appropriate songs and activities with your little one and get to know other little ones and parents during this 8-week session of classes. Best for babies 0-12 months.

**class will not meet 11/24/17**


Location:
Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Shabbat Ultimate Playdate | N. Suburbs

Friday, October 27, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Shabbat with jBaby Chicago families and join together for a family-friendly Shabbat experience, pizza dinner and arts & crafts.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Shabbat Ultimate Playdate | City

Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Shabbat with jBaby Chicago and Mishkan Chicago through music, story-telling and play.

Location:
Second Unitarian Church
656 W. Barry Ave
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Russian jBaby Musical Movement

Saturday, October 28, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 10/7/2017 - 10/28/2017)

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, Havdalah and a variety of discussions including "How to Jew at Home!" The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 W. Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, October 29, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, October 29, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


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JNew Moms Group

Thursday, November 2, 2017 1:00 PM - Thursday, December 14, 2017 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

The JNew Moms Group offers a supportive, non-judgmental environment for new moms to share their experiences and exchange ideas as they transition to parenthood. Weekly small group gatherings help new moms create meaningful connections with one another while exploring relevant topics such as sleep, child development, self-care, and ways they might incorporate Jewish culture into their growing families. This group is for first-time mothers of infants ages 0-6 months and welcomes women from both Jewish and Interfaith families.

**class will not meet 11/23/17**


Location:
Prenatal FIT
1937 W. Diversey Parkway
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Jewish Preschool 101 | City

Thursday, November 2, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please join us for Jewish Preschool 101: everything you need to know about the city's infant, toddler, and preschool programs.

Location:
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury Street
Chicago IL, 60642


Contact:
Rachel Fried
rachelfried@juf.org
312-357-4967


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Shabbat Sing & Play

Friday, November 3, 2017 10:00 AM - Friday, December 15, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Shabbat through song and play in this 45-minute class for children up to 2 years old. Take home your own mini challah each week to celebrate Shabbat at home!

**class will not meet 11/24/17**


Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
7725 W 5th Avenue
Naperville IL, 60563


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, November 5, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, November 5, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


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Solomon Schechter Music and Movement Class - Skokie

Monday, November 6, 2017 11:30 AM - Monday, December 18, 2017 12:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join parents, grandparents and caregivers for a 45-minute class of music, movement and fun. Children will interact with shakers, scarves, the parachute and a whole lot more! Age- appropriate snacks are provided and unstructured play time is included for adults to socialize. Best for children 3-14 months (crawlers)

Location:
Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center
4500 Dempster Street
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Solomon Schechter Music and Movement Class - Tots

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 9:30 AM - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join parents, grandparents and caregivers for a 45-minute class of music, movement and fun. Children will interact with shakers, scarves, the parachute and a whole lot more! Age-appropriate snacks are provided and unstructured play time is included for adults to socialize.

Best for children 12-24 months (walkers)


Location:
Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center
3210 Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Solomon Schechter Music and Movement Class - Babies

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 11:00 AM - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 12:15 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join parents, grandparents and caregivers for a 45-minute class of music, movement and fun. Children will interact with shakers, scarves, the parachute and a whole lot more! Age- appropriate snacks are provided and unstructured play time is included for adults to socialize.

Best for children 3-14 months (crawlers)


Location:
Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center
3210 Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Connecting the Expecting

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:30 PM - Tuesday, December 5, 2017 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Expectant parents at similar stages of life will gather to socialize, share resources and discuss issues pertaining to being pregnant and preparing for parenthood. This group is open to expectant single moms and couples (LGBT couples welcome) who are expecting the birth or adoption of their first baby, in which at least one member of the couple is Jewish. Each group will have a Shabbat dinner to get to know one another and meet 4 times for dinner and programs. Each session will include a guest speaker and topics will include newborn basics, adjusting to new roles as parents, Jewish baby rituals and must have baby products. The next group is best for parents due December - February.

**Shabbat dinner on 11/10/17**


Location:
Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago IL, 60613


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Jewish Preschool 101 | Suburbs

Thursday, November 9, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please join us for Jewish Preschool 101: everything you need to know about suburban infant, toddler, and preschool programs.

Location:
Glenview Park District
2400 Chestnut Avenue
Glenview IL, 60026


Contact:
Rachel Fried
rachelfried@juf.org
312-357-4967


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, November 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, November 12, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, November 19, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


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Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, November 19, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, November 26, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, November 26, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, December 3, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, December 3, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101: Hanukkah - These Little Lights of MIne

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.


Location:
Barnes & Noble
728 N. Waukegan Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Cooks - Hanukkah | City

Thursday, December 7, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Grab your spouse, partner, a friend or come solo and join us for a night of exploring tradition, recipes and Hanukkah eats.

Location:
Whole Foods Market - Cooking School
1550 Kingsbury
Chicago IL, 60642


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Cooks - Hanukkah | N. Suburbs

Thursday, December 7, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Grab your spouse, partner, a friend or come solo and join us for a night of exploring tradition, recipes and Hanukkah eats.

Location:
Taste Buds Kitchen
2521 Waukegan Rd
Bannockburn IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, December 10, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, December 10, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101: Hanukkah - These Little Lights of MIne

Sunday, December 10, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.


Location:
The Book Bin
1151 Church Street
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, December 17, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, December 17, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, December 24, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, December 24, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, December 31, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, December 31, 2017 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, January 7, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, January 7, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, January 14, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, January 14, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, January 21, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, January 21, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, January 28, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, January 28, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, February 4, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, February 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, February 11, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, February 11, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, February 18, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, February 18, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, February 25, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, February 25, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, March 4, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, March 4, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, March 11, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, March 11, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel

Sunday, March 18, 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/27/2018)

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) is offering a Sunday morning Parent-Tot class beginning September 10, 2017. This class for ages 3 and under (with a parent) will offer a blend of free play, circle time, structured age appropriate learning & activities, sing-along songs, music, and snacks. The class meets from 9:00 am -11:00 am and is open to both TBI members and to the community. Cost for nine month program --September 2017 through May 2018 -- is $440. To register or for more information, please contact Lori Sagarin, Temple Beth Israel's Director of Congregational Learning at 847-675-0951 or email educator@tbiskokie.org. During holidays please call for revised schedule.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
ablain51@gmail.com
847-675-0951


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, March 18, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 9/10/2017 - 5/20/2018)

Sunday morning class for young children (0-3) to introduce them to the concepts of Shabbat and the holidays.

Location:
4 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Charlie Sherman
csherman@amyisrael.org
847-446-7215


Web Page

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Parent-Tot Classes at Temple Beth Israel Sunday, September 24, 2017 9:00 AM More info
Camp Am Yisrael Sunday, September 24, 2017 9:30 AM More info
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