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0-6 month playgroup | Virtual

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 1:00 PM - Wednesday, August 25, 2021 2:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Life changes overnight when you become a parent. Your new bundle of joy comes with more to think about, more logistics and tons more outfit changes (for you and baby!) Our new parent playgroup is a safe space to connect, share and meet new parents in the Jewish community.

Location:
Zoom
Chicago IL, 60606


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


Register Online

jBaby August Playdates

Thursday, August 5, 2021 11:00 AM - Tuesday, August 31, 2021 9:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Summer is here and we are playing! Multiple dates and locations are available to join other jBaby families as we socialize and let our little ones explore!

Location:
Location varies
Varies IL, 60606


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


Register Online

Connecting the Expecting

Monday, August 9, 2021 6:30 PM - Monday, August 30, 2021 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 (LGBTQ 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 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.


Location:
Anshe Emet Synagogue
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4905


Register Online

Bagels in the Park | Adams Park

Sunday, August 15, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago to schmooze, play and eat bagels at our annual Bagels in the Park series. Due to COVID 19, this program will be kept mini sized and is open to 12 families per location. Masks and social distancing will be required, and fun will be had by all!

Location:
Adams Park
1919 N Seminary
Chicago IL, 60614


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


Register Online

Bagels in the Park | Little Bear Park

Sunday, August 15, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago to schmooze, play and eat bagels at our annual Bagels in the Park series. Due to COVID 19, this program will be kept mini sized and is open to 12 families per location. Masks and social distancing will be required, and fun will be had by all!

Location:
Little Bear Park
Patriot Blvd & Chestnut Ave
Glenview IL, 60025


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


Register Online

Bagels in the Park | Montgomery Ward Park

Sunday, August 15, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago to schmooze, play and eat bagels at our annual Bagels in the Park series. Due to COVID 19, this program will be kept mini sized and is open to 12 families per location. Masks and social distancing will be required, and fun will be had by all!

Location:
Montgomery Ward Park
630 N Kingsbury
Chicago IL, 60654


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


Register Online

Bagels in the Park | Wicker Park

Sunday, August 15, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago to schmooze, play and eat bagels at our annual Bagels in the Park series. Due to COVID 19, this program will be kept mini sized and is open to 12 families per location. Masks and social distancing will be required, and fun will be had by all!

Location:
Wicker Park
1425 N Damen Ave
Chicago IL, 60606


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


Register Online

Torah Tots with a Twist

Sunday, September 12, 2021 9:15 AM - Sunday, November 21, 2021 10:15 AM <Add to Calendar>

Torah Tots with a Twist offers an early introduction to Judaism in a one-hour interactive setting. Meet others and explore Shabbat, holidays, and Jewish values. Play, sing, dance, pray, and create art. Hear stories and build community while celebrating Judaism. Open to newborns through 3.5 year olds with a parent, other relative, or caregiver. Sign up through JUF’s JBaby Chicago. Contact Charlie Sherman or 847-708-1805 with any questions. Torah Tots with a Twist is made possible thanks to a generous grant from JBaby Chicago.

The following dates for the class are listed below:
9/12/2021
10/3/2021
10/24/2021
11/21/2021


Location:
Am Yisrael Conservative Congregation
4 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


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


Register Online

“jBaby Chicago is so amazing and I can't thank JUF enough for their support. It truly connects people in ways we only dreamed of as we designed the concept for our class.”

jBaby Chicago Community Organization Partner