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The number of organizations seeking to engage young Jewish adults has proliferated in recent years, and these organizations want to welcome and include people with disabilities in their events and activities. To participate, use the registration link which will take you to the organization’s website.

AND don't forget to contact TOV to request a Peer Inclusion Ambassador.

Upcoming Events

Hebrew Seminary Bayit Chadash (New Home) Open House

Sunday, March 26, 2023 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Hebrew Seminary invites you to our Bayit Chadash ("New Home") Open House on March 26,
2-4 PM at our new home, SketchPad Chicago, 4411 N. Ravenswood, Suite 300, Chicago, IL. 60640.

At our Open House you'll have an opportunity to hear about some exciting new initiatives at Hebrew Seminary, get to know our space, and meet others in the Hebrew Seminary community.
Light kosher refreshments will be served. Suggested donation $18.
ASL interpreter provided. Free street parking available.
RSVP at: https://bayitchadash.eventbrite.com
Questions? 847.679.4113 or info@hebrewseminary.org.

SketchPad Chicago
4411 N. Ravenswood, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60640

Becky Adelberg

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College Road Trip

Monday, March 27, 2023 9:00 AM - Friday, March 31, 2023 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

9th-12th grade Chicago-area Jewish teens can spend their spring break visiting Northwestern University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign, Indiana University and University of Michigan. Tour campuses by coach bus, meet with current students and faculty, and see what Jewish life looks like on each campus.

Varies, IL 60062

Jared J-Lo London

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BPN’s Coffee and Connections

Wednesday, March 29, 2023 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join YLD’s Business Professional Network (BPN) and other Jewish young professionals for a morning of speed networking.

675 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60654

Sara Wineburgh

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Weekend at Chi

Friday, March 31, 2023 9:00 AM - Sunday, April 2, 2023 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

3rd–6th graders can experience overnight camp on a smaller scale by taking a kids-only vacation at Weekend at Chi. It's jam-packed with exciting camp-style activities including art, sports, cooking, and outdoor adventure. March 31–April 2, 2023.

S1301 Clara Ave
Lake Delton, WI 53940

Camp Chi

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Jewish Veg Passover Zeder

Thursday, April 6, 2023 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Jewish Veg is proud to announce our third annual vegan Zeder (Zoom Seder)! Join us for a second-night Seder that explores what it means for all living beings to be free. This event will be on Zoom on April 6 at 6:30 PM ET / 3:30 PM PT.

During this interactive event, you’ll have the opportunity to choose breakout rooms to sing, play games, swap recipes, and more. You are welcome to bring your vegan meal to your Zoom screen and eat at any time, whether in breakouts or in the main room.

We will experience together a joyful, uplifting Seder that celebrates the power of our food choices in creating a better world for all.

Zoom, PA 00000

Lisa Apfelberg

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Passover Inclusion Shabbat

Friday, April 7, 2023 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please join us as Rabbi Rebecca Dubowe, the rabbi for Moses Montefiore Congregation in Bloomington, IL, speaks on “Passover: Freedom and Redemption: What it looks like for a person with a disability" at Congregation Beth Judea in Long Grove on Friday evening, April 7, 2023. Rabbi Dubowe, who is extensively involved in interfaith work, is the first female deaf rabbi ordained in the world. The service, which is part of Beth Judea’s Inclusion Shabbat program, will be at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. The Shabbat Passover dinner will be $38 per adult, and $18 per child age 5 to 12. To make reservations for the dinner, please contact Lisa Neiman at Lneiman@bethjudea.org.

Congregation Beth Judea
5304 RFD
Long Grove, IL 60047

Lisa Neiman

Shabbat Yeladim - A Special Passover Celebration!

Friday, April 7, 2023 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

A Special Passover Celebration!

A fun Shabbat experience for families with children 2nd grade & younger at Temple Beth-El. Older siblings and grandparents are welcome to attend & participate.  Includes complimentary dinner and a special musical performance of "The Prince of Egypt" by Stages Chicago.

5:30pm - Complimentary pizza dinner

5:50pm - "The Prince of Egypt" Performance

3610 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062

Holly Hamburg

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Keshet Family Weekend

Friday, April 14, 2023 9:00 AM - Sunday, April 16, 2023 5:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for an all-inclusive weekend packed with activities, entertainment, delicious meals and special events. This weekend is designed especially for families with children who have developmental disabilities, social and communication disorders and other complex needs. All event buildings and housing are accessible by wheelchair.

S1301 Clara Ave
Lake Delton, WI 53940

Joelle Kelenson

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Keshet Spring Family Camp

Friday, April 14, 2023 9:00 AM - Sunday, April 16, 2023 4:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for a taste of summer camp in the springtime…with your entire family! With indoor and outdoor activities, beautiful surroundings, and time to relax with other families who just understand, Spring Family Camp is a weekend you’ll love.

Get away to an all-inclusive weekend packed with activities, entertainment, delicious meals and special events. Create lasting memories with the ideal combination of family togetherness along with separate activities for adults and kids. There’s something for all family members and all interests whether you prefer adventure or relaxation. Activities include art, fishing, sports, games, campfires, sensory-friendly Shabbat celebration and so much more.

Perlstein Retreat Center & Camp Chi
Lake Delton, WI 53940

Lauryn Smith

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ReadersMagnet returns at the L.A. Times Festival of Books this 2023

Saturday, April 22, 2023 9:00 AM - Sunday, April 23, 2023 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

"Self-publishing and book marketing company ReadersMagnet is excited to exhibit again at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. The book festival will take place on April 22-23, 2023, at the University of Southern California (USC) University Park Campus.

It will be ReadersMagnet’s fourth time (including the digital edition in 2020) to exhibit at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. As usual, we will bring over hundreds of new and exciting titles by up-and-coming and established authors, as well as authors for meet-and-greet sessions, which are something that you should check out at our exhibit booth no. 225.

We invite you to visit our booth at the L.A. Times Festival of Books for stories that could be written by YOU! Come and interact with authors that you may have never heard of yet whose stories will not only inspire but also resonate. Let’s celebrate the written word together and create unforgettable moments.

For questions or more information, call 1-800-805-0762 or email us at info@readersmagnet.com. You could also visit www.readersmagnet.com for more info.

University of Southern California (USC) University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089

John Carl Abines

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Listen Up! A Cappella Concert

Sunday, April 30, 2023 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

What comes across is every moment of their performance is an adoration for singing—turning melodies and harmonies on their heads to come up with something unique and full of freshness and appeal. - The Chicago Tribune!

16 S. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Cary Wolovick

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