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3/4/2015

  

JCC Maccabi Tryouts

JCC Maccabi Chicago is looking for athletes and artists, ages 13-16, to be part of the Chicago delegation. With 14 sports and 8 art specialities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Dates and times vary by sport, so please visit the website for more information.

Location:
Across Chicagoland
Northbrook, Skokie, Chicago and Glenview
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Shelby Jacobson
Phone: 847-763-3607
Email: sjacobson@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:00 AM -
10:00 PM
  

Purim Celebration at Chabad Northbrook

Purim Celebration & Megillah Reading Wednesday, March 4, 6:00pm. Megillah reading then celebration. Magician & Drum Circle with Rhythm Revolution! Multimedia Megillah Reading & Light Buffet Dinner. Admission free, Donations appreciated. Lubavitch Chabad of Northbrook 2095 Landwehr Rd. Northbrook, IL 60062 Email: info@ChabadNorthbrook.com or call: 847-564-8770

Location:
2095 Landwehr Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Phaedra Wilkinson
Phone: 847-564-8770
Email: pwilk@chabadnorthbrook.com

3/4/2015

10:00 AM -
11:30 AM
  

JCC Men's Group

The Men’s Club meets throughout the year on Wednesday mornings. — For adults 55+ Every week there’s a stimulating new topic for you and the guys to talk about at the “J.” The JCC Men’s Club gives you an easy way to meet up with others for fellowship and intellectual stimulation. Enjoy the camaraderie while coming together for a broad range of interesting programs and lectures. There’s always something new to learn!

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

Contact:
Hillary Wenk
Phone: 224-406-9257
Email: hwenk@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

10:00 AM -
10:45 AM
  

Tell Me A Story at Am Shalom

Give your child a head start through this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music and rhymes. Share story time together and build early literacy skills including listening, building vocabulary, sequencing and more! FREE to attend 18 mos. – 3 years old (with a parent or caregiver)

Location:
840 Vernon
Glencoe, IL 60022

Contact:
Nancy Kesselman
Phone: 847-835-0008
Email: nkesselman@gojcc.org

3/4/2015

3:00 PM -
4:30 PM
  

Adult Children of Holocaust Survivors -- Support

Caring Conversations: A Support Group for Adult Children of Holocaust Survivors. 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Group addresses concerns around caring for a parent with issues of aging, dementia, decline and history of Holocaust-related trauma. We will share and identify special challenges, feelings, care-giving tools and resources. Free. Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building, 5150 Golf Rd., Skokie. Contact Yonit Hoffman, PhD, 847-568-5151, YonitHoffman@jcfs.org

Location:
5150 Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Yonit Hoffman, PhD
Phone: 847-568-5151
Email: YonitHoffman@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

5:15 PM -
6:45 PM
  

Di Gantze Megillah Family Purim Experience

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El Di Gantze Megillah Family Purim Experience for families with children in 7th grade and younger. Children and their parents are invited for a Purim Costume Parade, the telling of the Purim story, and reading excerpts from the Megillah. Purim Parade with costumes! Best costumes win prizes! Don't forget - bring a dime for Matanot L'Evyonim.

Location:
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035

Contact:
Rayna Foreman
Phone: 847-432-8900
Email: rsoffice@nssbethel.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:00 PM -
8:00 PM
  

Foodie Celebration

Come learn how to make sushi with the Center for Jewish Genetics and the JUF's Russian Jewish Division! You will learn how to roll your own sushi and then have time to enjoy your creation alongside pad thai salad, chopped nappa salad, dessert, tea, and wine. Bring your friends! This event is open to all. Dietary laws observed. Cost: $10 Advanced registration online is strongly encouraged.

Location:
30 S Wells Rm.6111/6112
Chicago, IL 60606

Contact:
Ramona Luka
Phone: 312-673-2350
Email: ramonaluka@juf.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:30 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Purim 2015 Beatlemania

Purim 2015 Beatlemania at Congregation Beth Shalom 6:30 PM - Megillah Reading in the Main Sanctuary with a Purim Costume Parade and Hamantashen Treats Stay after at 7:30 for a purim meal followed by our Beatles themed Purim spiel. Reservation required for dinner. $20 Adult, $18 (20-13) $10 (12-2)

Location:
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Deanne Friedman
Phone: 847-498-4100
Email: dfriedman@bethshalomnb.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:30 PM -
8:00 PM
  

"Frozen" Purim Spiel at Temple Beth-El

Do you love the music of “Frozen”? “Let it Go” and celebrate a “Frozen” Purim at Temple Beth-El this year. The service and spiel start at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, March 4. Enjoy your favorite Hamantaschen and more after the spiel. Please bring a small box of pasta or mac & cheese to use as a gregger and it will be donated to the ARK. Temple Beth-El is located at 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook IL.

Location:
3610 Dundee Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Janice Hadesman
Phone: 847-205-9982
Email: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:30 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Purim 2015 - Beatlemania

Purim 2015 Beatlemania at Congregation Beth Shalom. 6:30 PM Ma’ariv/Complete Megillah reading or abbreviated Megillah reading with purim costume parade. Stay for “pub” themed meal and purim spiel. RSVP for meal only to 847-498-4100 - $20 for adults/$10 kids 2-12. 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook.

Location:
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Deanne Friedman
Phone: 847-498-4100
Email: DFriedman@BethShalomNB.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

6:30 PM -
9:00 PM
  

B'nai Tikvah Celebrates Purim

Celebrate the joyous holiday of Purim with Congregation B'nai Tikvha. Megilah reading begins at 6:30 pm followed by entertainment by Juggler Brad Weston and costume contests for children and adults. . Special treats to follow the service. The event is free and everyone is welcome!

Location:
1558 Wilmot Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact:
Irit Talor
Phone: 847-945-0470
Email: secretary@bnaitikvah.net

3/4/2015

7:00 PM -
8:00 PM
  

Purim in Outer Space

Purim in OUTER SPACE Bring your kids for a party that's out of this world! Explore, play, create, enjoy the biggest Purim theme party around! Moon sand, space crafts, music, entertainment, delicious food and more. Visit the website after 2/1/15 for all the details and to get advance reservation discounts.

Location:
Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie
4059 Dempster St
Skokie, IL 60076

Contact:
Yona Posner
Phone: 847-677-1770
Email: Yona@SkokieChabad.org

Web Page

3/4/2015

7:00 PM -
11:45 PM
  

Hourly Megillah Readings - Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie

To relive the miraculous events of Purim, listen to the reading of the Megillah (the Scroll of Esther) twice: once on Purim eve, Wednesday night, March 4, 2015, and again on Purim day, March 5, 2015. This year we will once again have around the clock Megillah readings every hour on the hour, on March 4 from 7:00 pm - midnight, and during the day on March 5 from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. This service is provided free of charge, no reservations required. Organized in conjunction with Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, hourly readings are available at Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie, 4059 Dempster St., Skokie and at Lubavitch Mesivta of Chicago, 2756 W. Morse Ave, Chicago. For more info contact us via the website, www.SkokieChabad.org/Purim

Location:
4059 Dempster
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Yona Posner
Phone: 847-677-1770
Email: yona@skokiechabad.orrg

3/4/2015

7:00 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Adults Only Purim Fest

Join us for the Beth Am Adults-Only Purim Fest 7:00-7:45pm Spirits from Binny’s and Bar Food 7:45pm Megillah Reading, Beth Am Trivia, Judging for the Hamentashen Bake Off, Spiel Songs and More Don't forget your edible gragger to use during the megillah reading. After the reading, it will be donated to the CBA food pantry. Costumes encouraged. Please RSVP to Lynne at the synagogue office 847.383.5017

Location:
Congregation Beth Am
1370 Abbott Court
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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

Web Page

3/4/2015

7:15 PM -
9:30 PM
  

Purim Out of this World

Outer Space Purim March 4, 2015 Experience true Purim joy with an evening full of entertainment, activities, food and fun for all ages. • Animals • Photo Booth • Adult “Space Station” to say l’chaim! with friends (id required) . • Moonbounce • Lunar Sand • Space Camp Fun • Interstellar Crafts • Galaxy Rovers • Delicious Food Free Megillah Reading: 6:30 pm Purim Celebration: 7:15 pm Admission to celebration: $24 Adult/$14 Child (over age 2)/$180 Sponsor (includes 4 reservations) Everyone in costume receives a prize. $2 discount for every reservation paid online. For more details and info, advance ticket purchases and reservations, visit www.SkokieChabad.org, or call (847)677-1770

Location:
4059 Dempster St
Skokie, IL 60076

Contact:
Yona Posner
Phone: 847-677-1770
Email: Yona@SkokieChabad.orrg

Web Page

3/4/2015

7:15 PM -
10:00 PM
  

Purim in Outer Space!

Purim is going intergalactic! Come blast off with Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie for a celebration that is OUT OF THIS WORLD and FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY! With entertainment, activities, food and fun for all ages, including: Live animals, photo booth, moonbounce, lunar sand, space camp fun, interstellar crafts, galaxy rovers, delicious food, and even an adult “Space Station” (id required) . Everyone in costume receives a prize! Wednesday night, March 4, 2015. Free Megillah Reading is at 6:30pm followed by the Purim Celebration at 7:15 pm. Admission to the party: $24 adult, $14 child, $180 sponsor (includes 4 reservations). $2 discount for every reservation paid online through the website, www.SkokieChabad.org/Purim

Location:
4059 Dempster
Skokie, IL 60076

Contact:
Yona Posner
Phone: 847-677-1770
Email: yona@skokiechabad.orrg

3/5/2015

  

AJC First Thursday Series

Monthly meeting focusing on topical issues facing the global Jewish community

Location:
TBD
Chicago, IL 60603

Contact:
Sam Rodin
Phone: 312-646-6111
Email: Rodins@ajc.org

3/5/2015

  

Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership is pleased to present a selection of Jewish ceremonial objects (Judaica) for the home and community by local architect and designer Amy Reichert. Amy Reichert has been creating Judaica since 1995, when she was inspired to create a Passover seder plate for a competition funded by Philip and Sylvia Spertus (the son and daughter-in-law of Herman Spertus, one of the brothers for whom Spertus Institute is named). First floor vestibule gallery. Admission is free.

Location:
610 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/5/2015

  

JCC Maccabi Tryouts

JCC Maccabi Chicago is looking for athletes and artists, ages 13-16, to be part of the Chicago delegation. With 14 sports and 8 art specialities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Dates and times vary by sport, so please visit the website for more information.

Location:
Across Chicagoland
Northbrook, Skokie, Chicago and Glenview
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Shelby Jacobson
Phone: 847-763-3607
Email: sjacobson@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/5/2015

9:30 AM -
12:30 PM
  

LinkedIn 1, 3515

Navigate the site and construct your profile. To register, visit jvschicago.org/career-moves-workshops-and-events.

Location:
Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Sandra Saltzman
Phone: 847-745-5482
Email: sandrasaltzman@jvschicago.org

Web Page

3/5/2015

5:00 PM -
6:30 PM
  

2015 Knesset Elections

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern University Presents: A shift in Israeli Politics? Speakers: Yoram Peri: Director of the Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Institute for Israel Studies, University of Maryland at College Park Elie Rekhess: Associate Director for Israel Studies, Northwestern University

Location:
1870 Campus Dr.
McCormick Tribune Forum
Evanston , IL 60201

Contact:
Nancy Gelman
Phone: 847-491-2612
Email: jewish-studies@northwestern.edu

Web Page

3/5/2015

5:00 PM -
7:00 PM
  

Family Purim Meal with Live Music - Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie

Bring your family for a delicious Seudat Purim, and let the festivities continue! There will be live music and delicious food starting at 5:00pm on Thursday, March 5, 2015, by reservation only. At Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie, 4059 Dempster St. in Skokie. $22 adult, $12 child, $180 sponsor (includes 4 reservations). $2 discount for each advance reservation paid online. For more information call 847-677-1770. RSVP through the website at www.SkokieChabad.org/Purim.

Location:
4059 Dempster
Skokie, IL 60076

Contact:
Yona Posner
Phone: 847-677-1770
Email: yona@skokiechabad.orrg

3/5/2015

5:45 PM -
7:15 PM
  

Social Support Group -- Adults with Disabilities

Adults in Transition, Thursdays, 5:45 - 7:15 pm. Social support group for adults with disabilities. The group provides a safe environment in which to improve social skills as well as a place to talk about personal issues. $7 per session fee. Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building - 5150 Golf Rd., Skokie. Contact Ben Kessler, LSW, 847-745-5443, BenjaminKessler@jcfs.org

Location:
5150 Golf Road
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Ben Kessler, LSW
Phone: 847-745-5443
Email: BenjaminKessler@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/5/2015

6:30 PM -
8:30 PM
  

JCYS Presents: Party on Purim

Expand your community by joining other young professionals at the Jewish Council for Youth Services happy hour on Thursday, March 5 at Hubbard Inn in River North. $25 per person for open bar and light appetizers and $30 at the door. Tickets available online at www.jcys.org/events/jcys-presents-party-on-purim.

Location:
Hubbard Inn, 110 West Hubbard Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Contact:
Marisa Briefman
Phone: 312-726-8891
Email: mbriefman@jcys.org

Web Page

3/5/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Say It In Hebrew Second Semester

Say It In Hebrew, Chicago's premier Ulpan is now open for registration for second semester. Classes are in three locations, Lakeview, Skokie and Northbrook. We offer a range of levels in each location.

Location:
Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Abby Ashkenazi
Phone: 847-763-3571
Email: aashkenazi@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/5/2015

7:00 PM -
10:00 PM
  

JNFuture Purim Party

Hosted by Jewish National Fund, Co-Sponsored by B'nai B'rith International, FIDF and Shorashim.

Location:
60 Revere Dr. Suite 840
Chicago, IL 60657

Contact:
Sara King
Phone: 847-656-8880
Email: sking@jnf.org

3/6/2015

  

Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership is pleased to present a selection of Jewish ceremonial objects (Judaica) for the home and community by local architect and designer Amy Reichert. Amy Reichert has been creating Judaica since 1995, when she was inspired to create a Passover seder plate for a competition funded by Philip and Sylvia Spertus (the son and daughter-in-law of Herman Spertus, one of the brothers for whom Spertus Institute is named). First floor vestibule gallery. Admission is free.

Location:
610 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/6/2015

10:00 AM -
11:30 AM
  

Russian-speaking Holocaust Survivors -- Social Group

Russian Tea Time - Socialization group for Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors. Fridays, 10:00 - 11:30 am. Free. JCFS, 1156 Shure Drive, Arlington Heights. Contact Maya Gumirov, MA, LPC, 224-625-2708, MayaGumirov@jcfs.org

Location:
1156 Shure Drive
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Contact:
Maya Gumirov, MA, LPC
Phone: 224-625-2708
Email: MayaGumirov@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/6/2015

10:00 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Gan Katan@Congregation Beth Shalom

Join us for our brand new playgroup Gan Katan at Congregation Beth Shalom. Socialize while your little one plays – open to members and non-members, moms, dads, grandparents & caregivers! Free! Fridays, March 6, 13 & 27 & April 24. Drop in anytime between 10am-12pm. Light snacks provided. 3433 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, 847-498-4100. No need to rsvp.

Location:
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Eva Footlik
Phone: 847-498-4100
Email: evaraq@footlik.net

Web Page

3/6/2015

5:30 PM -
7:00 PM
  

Shabbat Yeladim (Tot Shabbat) - March(1)

An enjoyable introduction to temple and services for children up to age 7. Occurs on the first Friday of the month. Siblings are welcome to attend and participate, too. There will be a complimentary pizza and pasta dinner at 5:30 pm followed by singing, story, craft project, age-appropriate prayers, and an oneg from 6:00-7:00 pm.

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

Contact:
Janice Hadesman
Phone: 847-205-9982
Email: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org

Web Page

3/6/2015

5:45 PM -
8:00 PM
  

The Anshe Emet Young Families Friday night Kabbalat Shabbat service and dinner - March

Kabbalat Shabbat Service for families with children 5 and under, plus we also hold a rocking service for older kids (children in first grade and above) with Rabbi David Russo. BOTH services begin at 5:45 pm and are followed directly by ONE community dinner.

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

Contact:
Amy Karp
Phone: 773-868-5152
Email: akarp@ansheemet.org

Web Page | Register Online

3/6/2015

6:15 PM -
7:00 PM
  

Tot Shabbat March 2015

Join Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Brad Egel for a Shabbat program filled with songs, story and more. Cost is a non-perishable food donation for our food pantry. Everyone is welcome! Please bring your family and friends. Questions? Call us at 847-383-5017

Location:
Congregation Beth Am
1370 Abbott Court
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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

Web Page

3/6/2015

7:30 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Shabbat Evening Worship (March 6)

Lisa Klaber is reading Torah Oneg is sponsored by the Rider-Leiner family in honor of Brianna becoming a Bat Mitzvah This worship will be led by Rabbi Bellows and Cantorial Intern Lauren Sandoval.

Location:
Congregation Beth Am Sanctuary Space
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

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

Web Page

3/7/2015

  

Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership is pleased to present a selection of Jewish ceremonial objects (Judaica) for the home and community by local architect and designer Amy Reichert. Amy Reichert has been creating Judaica since 1995, when she was inspired to create a Passover seder plate for a competition funded by Philip and Sylvia Spertus (the son and daughter-in-law of Herman Spertus, one of the brothers for whom Spertus Institute is named). First floor vestibule gallery. Admission is free.

Location:
610 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/7/2015

10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Parent-Tot Shabbat - March

Bring your kids and grandkids (ages 0-6) for this Congregation Beth Shalom tradition, brought up to date with musical instruments. Sing and dance and join the Torah parade. Listen to a story while you eat your Kiddush snack.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
David Barany
Phone: 847-498-4100
Email: DBarany@BethShalomNB.org

Web Page

3/7/2015

10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

JCYS Children's Concert with Susan Salidor

Join JCYS preschoolers for a Children's Concert at Schubas Tavern (3159 North Southport Avenue) on Saturday, March 7 at 10:30 am. Children are invited on stage to join Susan Salidor, an award-winning children’s music composer and performer with the heart of a teacher. Her newest recording, Come and Make a Circle 3: Even More Terrific Tunes for Children and Those Who Love Them, is the third in the Circle series and was recently honored with a Parents’ Choice Award in November 2013. Tickets are $10 per person, and available at (773) 281-2533 or by stopping by the JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center at 957 W. Grace Street in Lakeview.

Location:
Schubas Tavern, 3159 North Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657

Contact:
Jean Losek
Phone: 773-281-2533
Email: jlosek@jcys.org

Web Page

3/7/2015

11:00 AM -
1:00 PM
  

Northbrook Community Synagogue Offers Junior Congregation and Tot Shabbat

Join Northbrook Community Synagogue every Shabbat at 11:00 AM for Junior Congregation for children 8 to 13 years old and Tot Shabbat services for children 3-8 years old. Fun and games to follow by our youth director during kiddush. Northbrook Community Synagogue is located at 2548 Jasper Court in Northbrook. For further information, call the synagogue office at 847-509-9204or email office@northbrookcommunitysynagogue.org.

Location:
2548 Jasper Court
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Northbrook Community Synagogue
Phone: 847-509-9204
Email: office@northbrookcommunitysynagogue.org

Web Page

3/7/2015

3:00 PM -
5:00 PM
  

got shabbat? March 7th

got shabbat? a great way to spend Saturday afternoon with your family and friends geared to ages 3-8, all are welcome Enjoy open swim, open gym, cookie decorating, and entertaining performance by: Juggler, Magician, Unicyclist, Fire Eater, Stiltwalker Mike Mauthe 3:00-3:45 pm Swim, Gym and Cookie Decorating (Bring a swimsuit and towel) 4:00-4:45 pm Entertainment by Mike Mauthe 4:45-5:00 Havdalah

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

Contact:
Lawrence LeVine
Phone: 847-763-3603
Email: ljlevine@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/7/2015

6:30 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Dinner & Shpiel

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) Presents “Dinner & Shpiel,” featuring the TBI Purim players, Saturday, Mach 7, 2015. Cost is $20 per adult, which includes dinner. Children are $15, which includes dinner. Members of the community are welcome! Tickets must be reserved and paid for in advance-no tickets at the door. Paid reservations due by March 2nd. For more information contact TBI at 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

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

Contact:
andrea blain
Phone: 847-933-9884
Email: ablain51@gmail.om

Web Page

3/8/2015

  

Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership is pleased to present a selection of Jewish ceremonial objects (Judaica) for the home and community by local architect and designer Amy Reichert. Amy Reichert has been creating Judaica since 1995, when she was inspired to create a Passover seder plate for a competition funded by Philip and Sylvia Spertus (the son and daughter-in-law of Herman Spertus, one of the brothers for whom Spertus Institute is named). First floor vestibule gallery. Admission is free.

Location:
610 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/8/2015

  

JCC Maccabi Tryouts

JCC Maccabi Chicago is looking for athletes and artists, ages 13-16, to be part of the Chicago delegation. With 14 sports and 8 art specialities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Dates and times vary by sport, so please visit the website for more information.

Location:
Across Chicagoland
Northbrook, Skokie, Chicago and Glenview
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Shelby Jacobson
Phone: 847-763-3607
Email: sjacobson@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

9:00 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Mini Megillah Reading and Carnival

Mini Megillah Reading at 9, followed by Mini Purim Carnival at 10 Full Purim Carnival and lunch available 11.

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

Contact:
Lori Sagarin
Phone: 847-853-7090
Email: educator@tbiskokie.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

9:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Celebrate Purim at North Shore Congregation Israel

Celebrate Purim at North Shore Congregation Israel. Sunday, March 8. 9:30 am -noon. Purim Spiel,Megillah Reading and Costume Parade followed by Festivities. Festivities include DJ Famos, The Game Truck, Carnival Games, Purim Crafts, Prizes, Food, Fun. Wristband:$15, children under age 2 no charge

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

Contact:
Susan Ellenby
Phone: 847-835-0724
Email: susane@nsci.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:00 AM -
10:45 AM
  

Temple Jeremiah's Purim Carnival for Families with Special Needs

Temple Jeremiah will be opening its Purim Carnival early for individuals with special needs and their families. This will be a smaller, more relaxed carnival appropriate for those with special needs. At 11 a.m., all are welcome to join the Temple Jeremiah community for their Purim Schpiel, a hilarious rendition of the Purim story, told in the theme of “Frozen.” The Purim Carnival for Families with Special Needs is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to Caren at ceb994@gmail.com and include your name, number attending, age of the individual with special needs, and the nature of the special need. Upon receipt of your RSVP, we will send a “social narrative" in advance of the event.

Location:
937 Happ Road
Northfield, IL 60093

Contact:
Lia Lehrer
Phone: 847-441-5760
Email: lia@templejeremiah.org

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
11:30 AM
  

Purim Carnival (Mar 2015)

As part of the celebration of the festive Purim Holiday, Temple Beth-El is holding a Purim Carnival. The carnival features games, contests, prizes and much more. Come dressed in your favorite costume and join the fun. For $10/child (ages 3+), children get unlimited play, 1 slice of cheese pizza, 1 hamantaschen and unlimited lemonade.

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

Contact:
Helen Melnick
Phone: 847-205-9982
Email: hmelnick@templebeth-el.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

GIFTS (Gratitude, Inspiration, Family, Tzedakah and Service)

GIFTS (Gratitude, Inspiration, Family, Tzedakah and Service) Every Sunday in March, 10:30am-12:00pm Class Topics: Defining Our Legacy Bringing Jewish Values to Life Communicating with Your Grandchildren and Grand-Friends Calendar and Social Justice Changing the Narrative This class is free for Beth Am members. There is a $118 charge for non-members. Please RSVP to Lynne at the synagogue (847-383-5017).

Location:
Congregation Beth Am
1370 Abbott Court
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Purim Celebration

Purim Celebration for Families with Young Children! Enjoy an fun, age-appropriate Purim Shpiel (skit) followed by our amazing Purim Carnival, reserved for families with young children only.

Location:
1224 Dempster
Evanston, IL 60202

Contact:
Kathy Kaberon
Phone: 847-869-4230
Email: kkaberon@bethemet.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
  

A “Frozen” Purim Carnival at Temple Beth-El

As part of the celebration of the festive Purim Holiday, Temple Beth-El is holding a “Frozen” Purim Carnival on March 8 at 10:30 am. The carnival features games, contests, prizes and much more. Come dressed in your favorite costume and join the fun. For $10/child (ages 3+), children get unlimited play, 1 slice of cheese pizza, 1 hamantaschen and unlimited lemonade. We are located at 3610 Dundee Rd. in Northbrook. For questions, contact Helen Melnick at hmelnick@templebeth-el.org or 847-205-9982.

Location:
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Janice Hadesman
Phone: 847-205-9982
Email: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
12:30 PM
  

White Elephant Art Auction

Come one come all to the first annual Kol Emeth Men’s Club White Elephant Art & Notions Auction! Spend the morning with us bidding on rare and beautiful (“beauty is in the eye of the beholder” – of course!) works of art and collectibles donated from the members of Kol Emeth. These forgotten treasures can now be part of your collection! The gavel drops at 10:30am on Sunday, March 8th!!

Location:
5130 W. Touhy Ave.
Lincolnwood, IL 60077

Contact:
Bill Dunn
Phone: 847-858-9928
Email: bill@dunnweb.us

Web Page

3/8/2015

10:30 AM -
1:00 PM
  

Purim Carnival at Congregation B'nai Tikvah

Purim Carnival at Congregation B'nai Tikvah in Deerfield Come and join us for a very exciting Purim Carnival. Wrist bands at $15 will be sold at the entrance for all the games and activities. Food tickets will be available for purchase at the door (0.50 cents each) for Delicious food and Hamantaschen For additional information please contact the synagogue office: 847-945-0470

Location:
1558 Wilmot
Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact:
Congregation B'Nai Tikvah
Phone: 847-945-0470
Email: secretary@bnaitikvah.net

3/8/2015

11:00 AM -
2:00 PM
  

Family Fitness Day

Spring ahead on tips and tricks to stay healthy this season! Join us for fun fitness activities that the whole family can enjoy, including Frumba Chicago, yoga, krav maga and games/activities for kids. There will also be healthy kosher recipes, great health/wellness information and lots more!This event is FREE, but please bring an in-kind donation to the ARK of a healthy food item or a child’s toothbrush/toothpaste to make this season as healthy as possible for our whole community.

Location:
3145 W Pratt Blvd
Knapp Children's Center
Chicago, IL 60645

Contact:
Leah Steinberg
Phone: 312-357-4994
Email: LeahSteinberg@juf.org

3/8/2015

1:00 PM -
1:00 PM
  

Gallery Talk Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica(2)

Join us for a drop-in gallery talk with architect and designer Amy Reichert, whose award-winning works are on display at Spertus Institute — October 5, 2014-March 8, 2015 — in Amy Reichert: Reinventing Judaica.

Location:
610 S Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/8/2015

1:00 PM -
2:30 PM
  

"Purim Shpiel"(2)

EZRA-HABONIM, THE NILES TOWNSHIP JEWISH CONG. TO PRESENT GALA “PURIM SHPIEL” Music, song, laughter and antics of all kinds highlight the Sixth Annual Purim Shpiel at Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation, 4500 W. Dempster, Skokie, as the synagogue presents its Jewish twist musical, “Li’l Orphan Esther.” The Shpiel will run Saturday, February 28, at 8:00 p.m., Sunday, March 1, at 1:00 p.m., and Sunday, March 8, at 1:00 p.m. A special program of Purim folk-music, by Cantorial Soloist Shelley Orbach, will be added to the March 8 program. “This is just going to be a rollicking good time,” says producer Larry Schoenema

Location:
Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation
4500 W. Dempster
Skokie, IL 60676

Contact:
Esther L. Manewith
Phone: 847-675-4141
Email: manewith@earthlink.net

3/8/2015

1:00 PM -
3:30 PM
  

Theater Workshop - Stage Combat

The broadsword is the weapon of knights and warriors. But there is the historical sword and the fantastical sword, and Orion Couling will show you the difference and how to use them as if you are a stunt person in Lord of the Rings or Narnia. This exciting one day workshop will get you on your feet and in your imagination! Parents welcome! Orion Couling is a 11 year vet of Chicago theatre and a recognized stage combat instructor by Dueling Arts International. He is Fight Director in residence for the Corn Productions and Round House productions. He also sails the high seas on his pirate ship as the Artistic Director of the Tall Ship Windy on Navy Pier. He also runs E.D.G.E youth theatre with young people in fringe communities.

Location:
Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Robert Bouwman
Phone: 847-763-3514
Email: rbouwman@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

The Journey of Infertility: Finding Support, Strength and Spirituality within the Jewish Community

The Journey of Infertility: Finding Support, Strength and Spirituality within the Jewish Community. Sunday, 3/8, 1 – 4:00 pm. Panel Discussion: As Jews face infertility, sometimes places of community feel like places of isolation and times of joy become times of pain. It can be difficult navigating this journey. Listen to families and professionals share their different perspectives on resolving infertility. Participate in a Discussion Group: The Jewish Couple and the Empty Cradle; Beyond “Why Me?”; The Lawyer and the Doctor; Your Social Network. Stay for a reception and networking. $10 per person; $18 per couple. Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 N. Broadway, Chicago. For more information contact Marsha Raynes, LCSW, 847-745-5408, MarshaRaynes@j

Location:
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613

Contact:
Marsha Raynes, LCSW
Phone: 847-745-5408
Email: MarshaRaynes@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

2:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

Ta'am Yisrael Reunion

A reunion for the Ta'am Yisrael 2015 trip.

Location:
1095 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact:
Ariel Rosen
Phone: 312-673-3268
Email: taamyisrael@cfje.org

3/8/2015

6:00 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Adult Programming Movie Series - "Annie Hall"

6:00 Dinner 7:00 Movie Cost: $5 CBA members. $8 non-CBA members (cost does not include dinner) We will be watching "Annie Hall" (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075686/?ref_=nv_sr_1) Alvy Singer, a forty year old twice divorced, neurotic, intellectual Jewish New York stand-up comic, reflects on the demise of his latest relationship, to Annie Hall, an insecure, flighty, Midwestern WASP aspiring nightclub singer. Please RSVP by calling Lynne at the synagogue office (847-383-5017).

Location:
The Continental Restaurant
788 S Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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

Web Page

3/8/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Gossip Girl: Navigating Girl Drama and Its impact on Positive Body Image and Self-esteem in Girls (grades 3-5)

Gossip Girl: Navigating Girl Drama and Its impact on Positive Body Image and Self-esteem in Girls (grades 3-5). Sunday, 3/8, 7 – 8:30 pm. Join Sara Zryl, MA, Amanda Platner, MA, and other adults to discuss the challenges that 3rd-5th grade girls face in peer relationships. Learn about appropriate parental involvement, typical and atypical girl drama, factors that may influence body image, and how parents can help promote self-advocacy, health body image, and boost self-esteem. $15 suggested donation. Private home in Highland Park; call for address. Tracey Kite, LCSW, 847-745-5411, TraceyKite@jcfs.org. Co-sponsored by National Council of Jewish Women, Chicago North Shore Section.

Location:
Call for information
Call for information, IL 60000

Contact:
Tracey Kite, LCSW
Phone: 847-745-5411
Email: TraceyKite@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/8/2015

7:00 PM -
10:00 PM
  

The Last Schwartz

Continuum Theater and The Chicago Jewish Play Reading Festival present Deborah Zoe Laufer's play, The Last Schwartz. This staged reading is laced with humor and deals with a dysfunctional Jewish family, the price of assimilation and the apocalypse. Papa has passed away and now the Schwartz siblings gather in his home to mourn. Norma is religious and self-righteous, Herb is a financial wizard with an infertile wife, astronomer Simon is going blind, and TV commercial director Gene shows up with a stunning starlet in tow. Can this group salvage the family legacy? To purchase tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/producer/853387 Call brown paper tickets at: 1-800-838-3006 EXT. 1

Location:
Stage 773
1225 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657

Contact:
Devorah Richards
Phone: 847-780-7230
Email: Devorah@continuumtheater.org

Web Page

3/9/2015

1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

LinkedIn 1, 3915

Navigate the site and construct your profile. To register, please visit jvschicago.org/career-moves-workshops-and-events/.

Location:
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

Contact:
Sandra Saltzman
Phone: 847-745-5482
Email: sandrasaltzman@jvschicago.org

Web Page

3/9/2015

6:00 PM -
8:00 PM
  

YLD's LGBT Happy Hour

Join YLD for the second annual LGBT Happy Hour at Sidetrack located on 3349 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60657. Monday, March 9 from 6-8pm. This happy hour is for LGBT and Allied Supporters who are interested in learning more about the Jewish United Fund and the Young Leadership Division, while enjoying delicious cocktails. Registration is $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Price includes one drink ticket.

Location:
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657

Contact:
Sara Aronovitz
Phone: 312-357-4880
Email: yld@juf.org

Register Online

3/9/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Say It In Hebrew Second Semester

Say It In Hebrew, Chicago's premier Ulpan is now open for registration for second semester. Classes are in three locations, Lakeview, Skokie and Northbrook. We offer a range of levels in each location.

Location:
Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Abby Ashkenazi
Phone: 847-763-3571
Email: aashkenazi@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/9/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Say It In Hebrew Second Session

Say it in Hebrew is a program designed to learn to speak Hebrew, or improve on the Conversational Hebrew you already know. We offer many levels at multiple locations and times. Second session begins February 9, 2015.

Location:
Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church Street
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Abby Ashkenazi
Phone: 847-763-3627
Email: aashkenazi@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/9/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Parent-Family Connection LGBTQ

Parent & Family Connection. Monday, 3/9, 7- 8:30 pm. & Sunday, 4/26, 1 – 2:30 pm. Join us for our monthly meeting of Parent & Family Connection, a support and education group for Jewish parents and family members of LGBTQ individuals (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and/or questioning). Our meetings are a safe space for parents to learn more about gender identity and sexual orientation, and to connect with other parents who are going through similar experiences with their children. Monday, 3/9, 7:00-8:30 pm, Response, 9304 N. Skokie Blvd, Skokie. Sunday, 4/26, 1-2:30, Beth Emet, 1224 Dempster St, Evanston. Contact Rachel Marro, 224-625-2946, RachelMarro@jcfs.org with any questions or to RSVP.

Location:
9304 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie , IL 60077

Contact:
Rachel Marro
Phone: 224-625-2946
Email: RachelMarro@jcfs.org

Web Page

3/9/2015

7:00 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Our Spiritual Patrimony A Jewish Perspective on the Transformation of Jewish-Catholic Relations

t has been 50 years since Nostra Aetate irrevocably changed the landscape of Jewish-Christian relations. Join us when Rabbi David Sandmel analyzes the profound impact of Nostra Aetate, as well as some of the issues still to be addressed. Welcome remarks will be presented by TheMost Reverend Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago. Free but registration required: http://tinyurl.com/o4m5ehx

Location:
2250 North Sheffield
DePaul University’s Lincoln Park Student Center
Chicago, IL 60614

Contact:
Nicholas Sagan
Phone: 312-322-1773
Email: nsagan@spertus.edu

Web Page

3/10/2015

  

JCC Maccabi Tryouts

JCC Maccabi Chicago is looking for athletes and artists, ages 13-16, to be part of the Chicago delegation. With 14 sports and 8 art specialities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Dates and times vary by sport, so please visit the website for more information.

Location:
Across Chicagoland
Northbrook, Skokie, Chicago and Glenview
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Shelby Jacobson
Phone: 847-763-3607
Email: sjacobson@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/10/2015

11:00 AM -
2:00 PM
  

JCC Shalom Over 50

Lunch ‘n Learn! The Club meets Tuesdays year ‘round except for Jewish and National holidays. — For adults 50+ Shalom Over 50 is a Jewish club that meets weekly at Temple Anshe Sholom in Olympia Fields for lunch, Yiddish classes, speakers and fellowship. A full schedule of thought-provoking lectures, current events and performances ensures lively discussion and a good time. Lunch is provided each week, so bring your appetite!

Location:
Temple Anshe Shalom
20820 South Western Ave
Olympia Fields, IL 60461

Contact:
Ilene Uhlmann
Phone: 224-406-9233
Email: iuhlmann@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/10/2015

1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

Estelle Singerman

Continuum Theater and The Chicago Jewish Play Reading Festival present a staged reading of David Rush's play Estelle Singerman. This charming play follows Estelle on a magical night in Chicago as she searches to find someone to say Kaddish for her. Warren mourns the loss of his beloved wife. The widower's grief is transformed when the mysterious Estelle Singerman interrupts his burger and fries at a McDonald's on a summer night in Chicago. Together, the two seniors venture into the nighttime landscape, meeting colorful characters and probing the meaning of life. To order tickets by phone: 800-838-3006 x1. To order tickets online http://www.brownpapertickets.com/producer/853387.

Location:
Temple Sholom
3480 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60657

Contact:
Devorah Richards
Phone: 847-780-7230
Email: Devorah@continuumtheater.org

Web Page

3/10/2015

1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

Resume, March 10, 2015

Craft a relevant, impactful resume that sells your strengths and cuts through clutter. To register, please visit jvschicago.org/career-moves/workshops-and-events/.

Location:
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

Contact:
Sandra Saltzman
Phone: 847-745-5482
Email: sandrasaltzman@jvschicago.org

Web Page

3/10/2015

5:30 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Agency Boards and Non-Profit Professionals' Dinner

JUF's Agency Board Members & Non-Profit professionals' throughout metro Chicago attend this event with over 500 attendees.

Location:
Hyatt Regency
151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Contact:
Mindy Bass
Phone: 312-444-2839
Email: mindybass@juf.org

3/10/2015

6:00 PM -
9:00 PM
  

Blitstein Institute

Blitstein Institute Annual Scholarship Dinner

Location:
2606 W Touhy Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645

Contact:
Rita Lipshitz
Phone: 773-973-0241
Email: lipshitz@htc.edu

3/10/2015

6:00 PM -
8:00 PM
  

Class of 2014 Happy Hour

Meet other recent Jewish graduates from around the country who are living in Chicago at the Class of 2014 Happy Hour. Join us on Tuesday, March 10 from 6-8pm at Benchmark Bar (510 North Wells Street) and learn about how you can get involved in Chicago’s Jewish community through networking, volunteering, leadership development opportunities, social events, sports leagues, and more. The cost to attend is $10 and includes one drink ticket. For more information contact Sammi Cutler at samanthacutler@juf.org or 312-357-4880.

Location:
Benchmark Bar
510 North Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60610

Contact:
Sammi Cutler
Phone: 312-357-4880
Email: samanthacutler@juf.org

Register Online

3/10/2015

7:00 PM -
8:30 PM
  

Say It In Hebrew Second Semester

Say It In Hebrew, Chicago's premier Ulpan is now open for registration for second semester. Classes are in three locations, Lakeview, Skokie and Northbrook. We offer a range of levels in each location.

Location:
Mayer Kaplan JCC
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Abby Ashkenazi
Phone: 847-763-3571
Email: aashkenazi@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/11/2015

  

JCC Maccabi Tryouts

JCC Maccabi Chicago is looking for athletes and artists, ages 13-16, to be part of the Chicago delegation. With 14 sports and 8 art specialities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Dates and times vary by sport, so please visit the website for more information.

Location:
Across Chicagoland
Northbrook, Skokie, Chicago and Glenview
Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact:
Shelby Jacobson
Phone: 847-763-3607
Email: sjacobson@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/11/2015

9:00 AM -
12:00 PM
  

Cover Letters 31115

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver. To register, to jvschicago.org/career-moves-workshops-and-events/.

Location:
Goldie Bachmann Luftig
5150 Golf Rd
Skokie, IL 60077

Contact:
Sandra Saltzman
Phone: 847-745-5482
Email: sandrasaltzman@jvschicago.org

Web Page

3/11/2015

10:00 AM -
11:30 AM
  

JCC Men's Group

The Men’s Club meets throughout the year on Wednesday mornings. — For adults 55+ Every week there’s a stimulating new topic for you and the guys to talk about at the “J.” The JCC Men’s Club gives you an easy way to meet up with others for fellowship and intellectual stimulation. Enjoy the camaraderie while coming together for a broad range of interesting programs and lectures. There’s always something new to learn!

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

Contact:
Hillary Wenk
Phone: 224-406-9257
Email: hwenk@gojcc.org

Web Page

3/11/2015

10:00 AM -
10:45 AM
  

Tell Me A Story at Am Shalom

Give your child a head start through this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music and rhymes. Share story time together and build early literacy skills including listening, building vocabulary, sequencing and more! FREE to attend 18 mos. – 3 years old (with a parent or caregiver)

Location:
840 Vernon
Glencoe, IL 60022

Contact:
Nancy Kesselman
Phone: 847-835-0008
Email: nkesselman@gojcc.org

3/11/2015

1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
  

Cover Letters, 31115, Downtown

Produce a cover letter that is engaging and positions you as a problem solver. to register, please visit jvschicago.org/career-moves-workshops-and-events/.

Location:
JVS Chicago
216 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60606

Contact:
Sandra Saltzman
Phone: 847-745-5482
Email: sandrasaltzman@jvschicago.org

Web Page

3/11/2015

1:30 PM -
3:00 PM
  

An In-depth Analysis of Kabbalah from A to Z

1:30 – 3:00 pm, Wednesdays March 11 – June 10th, 2015 Led by Rabbi Dr. Douglas Goldhamer, Congregation Bene Shalom Whether you are a novice student or on an advanced level, you will discover amazing insights about the Jewish mystical tradition. Rabbi Dr. Goldhamer will lead an intensive exploration of the major principles and concepts of the different schools of Kabbalah. Meditative Kabbalah, Practical Kabbalah, Theoretical Kabbalah, and Lurianic Kabbalah will be studied. The texts for this course are “Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism” and “Kabbalah” by Gershom Scholem. $100 per person

Location:
4435 Oakton Avenue
Skokie, IL 60076

Contact:
Alison Brown
Phone: 847-677-3330
Email: edison223@aol.com

Web Page

3/11/2015

7:00 PM -
9:30 PM
  

Women's Board Grand Event

The Women's Board of the Jewish United Fund presents 2015 Grand Event featuring bestselling author of "This is Where I Leave You," Jonathan Tropper. Drinks & Hors d'Oeuvres will begin at 7 p.m.; Program will begin at 7:45 p.m.  A $1,000 minimum women's individual gift to the 2015 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend. Couvert $70, dietary laws observed. Valet services provided. This Is Where We Want You!

Location:
Bryn Mawr Country Club
6600 N Crawford Ave
Lincolnwood , IL 60712

Contact:
Lindsay Gordon
Phone: 312-444-2860
Email: lindsaygordon@juf.org

Register Online