Upcoming Events


Brunchiki

Sunday, August 14, 2022 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Test your ethical wit over brunch!
Participants will examine ethical scenarios from a Jewish lens while enjoying blinchiki and coffee!

JUF’s COVID policies require that all individuals age 5 and over participating in in-person events/programs have completed their initial series of COVID 19 vaccinations.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Brü Chicago
1562 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622-2008


Contact:
Alex Kislov
alexkislov@juf.org
312-673-2350


Register Online

Walk & Talk

Thursday, August 25, 2022 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

An RJD summer health initiative for getting your steps-in while walking & talking with other community members!

We've all heard our family use the term "давай прогуляемся" AKA lets go for a walk (and talk). Anyone can join us at anytime along our walk and the goal is to get a light-exercise at a leisurely pace without even noticing. Last year participants walked roughly four miles in a span of two hours and practiced their Russian!

Water, comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Pets are welcome but please pick-up after your own pet and make sure to have a leash! We advise all participants to meet us at the beginning of the walk to stretch their legs. Breaks will be taken regularly throughout the event. Have questions? Reach out to Alex Kislov directly!

Participants must attest that they have completed their initial series of COVID-19 vaccinations.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Walsh (John) Park
1722 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60622-1448


Contact:
Alex Kislov
alexkislov@juf.org
312-673-2350


Register Online

RJD Women's Book Club - Lilac Girls

Monday, August 29, 2022 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

We will be reading Lilac Girls by Irina Reyn.

RJD will pay for attendees paperback or Kindle version of the book if desired. Please e-mail Becki at RebeccaFaktorovich@juf.org with your format preference.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Virtual Event
Chicago, IL 60606


Contact:
Rebecca Faktorovich
rebeccafaktorovich@juf.org
224-730-1328



Brunchiki

Sunday, September 11, 2022 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Test your ethical wit over brunch!
Participants will examine ethical scenarios from a Jewish lens while enjoying blinchiki and coffee!

JUF’s COVID policies require that all individuals age 5 and over participating in in-person events/programs have completed their initial series of COVID 19 vaccinations.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Brü Chicago
1562 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622-2008


Contact:
Alex Kislov
alexkislov@juf.org
312-673-2350


Register Online

9th Annual RJD Family Retreat

Friday, September 16, 2022 3:00 PM - Sunday, September 18, 2022 1:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Experience an amazing weekend with family & friends!

Enjoy campfires, arts & crafts, family workshops, sports, ziplining, and so much more! Rooms with private baths and meals included.

Best for families with children ages 10 and under. Older siblings and grandparent welcome!

Cost:
Early Bird registration
(ends June 15, 2022)
$175 per adult
$85 per child (ages 2 & up)

Regular registration
(ends August 26, 2022)
$200 per adult
$95 per child (ages 2 & up)

JUF’s COVID policies require that all individuals age 5 and over participating in in-person events/programs have completed their initial series of COVID 19 vaccinations.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Camp Chi/Perlstein Retreat Center
S1301 Clara Ave
Lake Delton, WI 53940


Contact:
Becki Faktorovich
rebeccafaktorovich@juf.org
224-730-1328


Register Online

Walk & Talk

Thursday, September 29, 2022 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

An RJD summer health initiative for getting your steps-in while walking & talking with other community members!

We've all heard our family use the term "давай прогуляемся" AKA lets go for a walk (and talk). Anyone can join us at anytime along our walk and the goal is to get a light-exercise at a leisurely pace without even noticing. Last year participants walked roughly four miles in a span of two hours and practiced their Russian!

Water, comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Pets are welcome but please pick-up after your own pet and make sure to have a leash! We advise all participants to meet us at the beginning of the walk to stretch their legs. Breaks will be taken regularly throughout the event. Have questions? Reach out to Alex Kislov directly!

Participants must attest that they have completed their initial series of COVID-19 vaccinations.

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.


Location:
Walsh (John) Park
1722 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60622-1448


Contact:
Alex Kislov
alexkislov@juf.org
312-673-3263


Register Online

Walk & Talk

Thursday, October 27, 2022 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us at Walsh Park or anywhere along the access points of the Bloomingdale Trail known as the 606! We will be walking all the way to the end of the trail with opportunity to stop for coffee and food at the end. Pets are welcome. Please pick-up after your own pet and make sure to have a leash!

Russian-speaking Jewish Division, JUF programs are funded, in part, by Genesis Philanthropy Group.

By registering for this program, I attest that I have completed my initial series of COVID-19 vaccinations.


Location:
Location to be determined
Chicago, IL 60622-1448


Contact:
Alex Kislov
alexkislov@juf.org
312-673-2350


Register Online
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