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Seasonal Holiday Offerings

 

High Holiday Offerings for Young Families 

Each year JUF Young Families is excited to share a comprehensive list of High Holiday Offerings for Young Families including Family/Tot services and congregations offering childcare. If you have any questions about the offerings please contact the congregation directly. For questions regarding the content of the list or JUF Young Families please email us at youngfamilies@juf.org. 

Shana Tova! 

 

Am Shalom

Reform

North Suburbs 

Contact: Alyssa Latala, alatala@amshalom.com

www.amshalom.com    

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered virtually and in person at 2:30 PM, free,

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered virtually and in person at 2:30 PM, free,

 

Anshe Emet Synagogue

Conservative

City       

Contact: Maxine Handelman, mhandelman@ansheemet.org      

https://www.ansheemet.org/   

Tickets are free to first time visitors, $118 for returning non-members per family for all services, register at https://cloud4good.tfaforms.net/391426

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Young Family service for ages 5 and under outside on field next to Anshe Emet offered at 8:30 AM, Family service for K-2nd grade shine only on the field next to Anshe Emet offered at 9:30 AM

9/27 Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Young Family Service ages 5 and under outside on the field next to Anshe Emet offered at 8:30 AM, Family Service for K-2nd grade outside on the field next to Anshe Emet offered at 9:30 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Young Family Service outside on the field next to Anshe Emet offered at 8:30 AM, Family Service for K-2nd grade outside on the field next to Anshe Emet offered at 9:30 AM

 

Chabad Jewish Center of Elgin  

Northwest Suburbs       

Contact: Rabbi Mendel Shemtov, Rabbi@ElginChabad.com         

www.ElginChabad.com

Register at www.ElginChabad.com/HHR

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered in person at 10:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Youth services offered in person at 11:00 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered in person at 10:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available)

 

Chabad of Northbrook

North Suburbs 

Contact: Rabbi Meir Moscowitz, Info@Chabadnorthbrook.com  

www.ChabadNorthbrook.com

All services are donation based, register at www.ChabadNorthbrook.com

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered in person at 9:00 AM (Childcare/children’s programming available at this time), Family services offered in person at 11:00 AM

10/4 Kol Nidre: Family in person at 6:15 PM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 11:00 AM

 

Chabad of Wilmette - Center for Jewish Life & Learning

North Suburbs 

Contact: Rabbi Dovid Flinkenstein, info@chabadwilmette.com or 847-251-7707     

www.chabadwilmette.com        

Suggested donation $125 per person, register at www.chabadwilmette.com/highholidays             

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: General services offered in person at 6:00 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered in person at 10:00 AM PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

 

 

Congregation Anshe Tikvah       

Non-Denominational

North Suburbs 

Contact: Rosalyn Wolfe, 847-917-7726  

All in person services held at Stevenson High School, all services not listed as free are $200, register at www.anshetikvah.org          

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free, General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available)

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free, General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM, (childcare/children’s programming available)

 

Congregation Bnai Tikvah

Conservative    

North Suburbs 

Contact: Felicia Lev, Flev@bnaitikvah.net            

www.BnaiTikvah.net     

Email Flev@bnaitikvah.net for prices and to register

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 9:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available)

10/4 Kol Nidre: General services offered virtually and in person at 6:30 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 9:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available)

 

Congregation Beth Am 

Reform

Northwest Suburbs       

Contact: Marcy Chez, mchez@bethambg.org     

https://www.bethambg.org/    

All services will be held at 225 N McHenry Rd., Buffalo Grove, IL

All services with no cost listed are free with registration, register at https://bethambg.shulcloud.com/form/hhd-ticket-request-nonmembers.html

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: Family services offered virtually and in person at 6:30 PM

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 11:00 AM

10/4 Kol Nidre: Family services offered virtually and in person at 6:30 PM

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 9:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), contact for cost, Family services offered in person at 11:00 AM

 

Congregation Beth Shalom - Naperville

Non-Denominational    

West Suburbs  

Contact: Lisa Ohlhausen, lohlhausen@yahoo.com           

www.napershalom.org

All services not listed as free are $26/person which includes all High Holy Day services, register at https://www.napershalom.org/high-holidays-5783/

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free

 

Congregation Beth Shalom - Northbrook

Conservative    

North Suburbs 

Contact: Mara Bernstein, MBernstein@BethShalomNB.org         

www.bethshalomnb.org             

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered virtually and in person at 2:30 PM, free, no registration required

 

Congregation Kneseth Israel     

Independent

Northwest Suburbs       

Contact: Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein, (847) 741-5656     

www.ckielgin.org           

Donation appreciated for all services, call to register

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: General services offered virtually and in person at 7:00 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 9:30 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually and in person at 11:00 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually at 9:30 AM, Family services offered virtually at 11:00 AM

 

Congregation Or Shalom

Reform

Northwest Suburbs       

Contact: Jennifer Daniels-Lake, jdaniels-lake@orshalomlc.com   

https://www.orshalomlc.org/   

All services not listed as free are $325/person for all High Holy Day services, register at https://www.orshalomlc.org/form/2022-high-holy-days.html

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services (age 0-5) offered in person at 9:00 AM, free

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services (age 0-5) offered in person at 9:00 AM, free,

 

Congregation Rodfei Zedek       

Conservative

City       

Contact: Hannah Kaiser, dve@rodfei.org

www.rodfei.org

Guest tickets are $150 for relatives and $225 for friends, tickets can be purchased at https://www.rodfei.org/form/guest-tickets-for-high-holidays-5783.html

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 8:45 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

9/27 Rosh Hashanah Day 2: General services offered virtually and in person at 8:45 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 9:15 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

 

Darchei Noam Glenbrook

Orthodox          

North Suburbs 

Contact: Margo Schwartz-Newton, margo@darcheinoamglenbrook.org 

www.darcheinoamglenbrook.org

Donation requested for all services, email to register

 

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered in person at 9:00 AM in tent (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM

9/27 Rosh Hashanah Day 2: General services offered in person at 9:00 AM in tent, Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered in person at 9:00 AM in tent (childcare/children’s programming available)

 

Emanuel Congregation 

Reform

City       

Contact: Sarabeth Salzman, Sarabeth@emanuelcong.org

www.emauelcong.org

Services not listed as free or donation based are $360 for non-members, register at https://emanuelcong.shulcloud.com/form/high-holy-days-register.html

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:45 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, $18 recommended donation per individual

10/4 Kol Nidre: General services offered virtually and in person at 8:00 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:45 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, $18 recommended donation per individual

 

Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation (JRC)

Reconstructionist           

Near North Suburbs      

Contact: Alison Stolberg, astolberg@jrctogether.org       

www.jrctogether.org

All services not listed as free, contact for price and registration  

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: Shofar Walk at 5:00 PM virtually and in person, Dawes Park, Evanston Lakefront at Sheridan Rd between Lake & Church St, Evanston, free

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM at First United Methodist Church (FUMC) 516 Church St, Evanston, IL, contact for price (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually and in person at 3:00 PM at Dawes Park, free, no registration required, free

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:00 AM at FUMC (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually and in person at 3:00 PM at Dawes Park, free,

 

KAM Isaiah Israel           

Reform

City       

Contact: Andy Kirschner, kamii@kamii.org or 773-924-1234        

www.kamii.org

There is no cost for services, but donations are appreciated, register at www.kamii.org/5783

*Masks are required for those attending any of our indoor High Holy Day services and programs*

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 10:00 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 10:00 AM

 

Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation   

Humanistic

North Suburbs 

Contact: Jeremy Owens, jowens@kolhadash.com           

www.kolhadash.com    

All in person services held at 2100 Half Day Road, Deerfield IL, all services are donation based, register at https://www.kolhadash.com/form/HHReservation

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered virtually and in person at 2:00 PM, no reservation required

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered virtually and in person at 2:00 PM

 

Mishkan Chicago           

Independent

City       

Contact: Ashley Donohue, ashley@mishkanchicago.org 

https://www.mishkanchicago.org/         

All in person services held at The Athenaeum, register at https://www.mishkanchicago.org/high-holy-days/          

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:15 AM, $80 (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually and in person at 9:15 AM, $25

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:15 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), $80, Family services offered virtually and in person at 9:15 AM, $25

 

North Shore Congregation Israel

Reform

North Suburbs 

Contact: Susan Ellenby, Susane@nsci.org

www.NSCI.org 

Tickets are $200 per pass per Holy Day, capped at $400 for a max of 4 passes, register at www.NSCI.org/form/hhd-2022-community-passes, register for tot services at www.NSCI.org/form/community-tot-HPHS-passes-2022

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered virtually and in person at 9:00 AM, Tot service at 9:00 AM, free with registration

10/4 Kol Nidre: Family services offered virtually and in person at 5:30 PM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered virtually and in person at 9:00 AM, Tot service at 9:00 AM, free with registration           

 

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El

Conservative    

North Suburbs 

Contact: Ali Drumm, adrumm@nssbethel.org

www.nssbethel.org       

Conservative    

All services are free, email to register

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 9:15 AM

9/27 Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Family services offered in person at 9:15 AM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 9:45 AM  

 

Tannenbaum Chabad House     

North Suburbs 

Contact: Dov Hillel Klein , rabbiklein@nuchabad.org       

www.NUchabad.org      

All services are free, no registration required

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: Family Services offered in person at 6:30 PM

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

9/27 Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

10/4 Kol Nidre: Family services offered in person at 6:10 PM

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 9:30 AM

 

Temple Beth-El

Reform

North Suburbs 

Contact: Laurie Orenstein, lorenstein@templebeth-el.org           

www.templebeth-el.org             

High Holiday tickets are $350 for adults and $250 for children

All in person services held at Glenbrook South High School

Register at https://www.templebeth-el.org/form/non-member-ticket-request-form.html

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free with reservation

10/5 Yom Kippur: Family services offered in person at 9:00 AM, free with reservation

 

Temple Chai     

Reform

North Suburbs 

Contact: Alison Lewin, alewin@templechai.org

www.templechai.org    

Tickets are $200/ticket for non-members, email to register

9/25 Erev Rosh Hashanah: General Services offered virtually and in person at 7:00 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

9/26 Rosh Hashanah Day 1: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:30 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually in person at 3:00 PM,

10/4 Kol Nidre: General services offered virtually and in person at 7:00 PM (childcare/children’s programming available)

10/5 Yom Kippur: General services offered virtually and in person at 10:30 AM (childcare/children’s programming available), Family services offered virtually and in person at 3:00 PM

 

JUF Young Families programming is enriched by the diversity of our participants. We know each family is unique and all are welcome. Please email us at youngfamilies@juf.org if you have any questions or if you require any accommodations to make our programming accessible and welcoming to your family.


JUF Young Families programming is enriched by the diversity of our participants. We know each family is unique and all are welcome. Please email us at youngfamilies@juf.org if you have any questions or if you require any accommodations to make our programming accessible and welcoming to your family.

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