Sunday, June 18
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center presents Peter Hayes, Northwestern Univ. professor emeritus, speaking on ”Why the Jews? Why murder? Why Didn’t More Jews Fight Back More Often?” 2-3:30 p.m., 9603 Woods Dr., Skokie. Free with Museum admission. Reservations required, ilholocaustmuseum.org or (847) 967-4800.
Tuesday, June 20
Adult Jewish Education Co-op presents Jane Shapiro speaking on “Five Daughters From the Bible Dare to be Different” followed by lunch. 10 a.m., The Arboretum Club, 401 Half Day Road, Buffalo Grove. $27. RSVP required. (847) 363-0000.
Congregation Ezras Israel’s Sweet Singers presents program of Jewish Music. 2 p.m., Dobson Plaza, 120 Dodge, Evanston. (773) 764-8320.
Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie holds “Cteen leadership awards gala” honoring Rebecca Friedman. 6:30 p.m., 4059 Dempster, Skokie. $60, $40 teenager. Reservations at skokiechabad.org/cteengala or (847) 677-1770.
Thursday, June 22
Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation presents Rena Rozen teaching a program of “Israeli Dancing.” 7:30 p.m., 4500 Dempster, Skokie. (847) 675-4141.
Friday. June 23
Temple Beth Israel holds “Shabbat at the Park.” Bring your own dinner and a dessert to share, along with school supplies for donation to CPS. 6:30 p.m., Lovelace Park, 2740 Grosse Point Road, Evanston. (847) 675-0951.
Sunday, June 25
Birthright Israel Foundation holds Annual Event benefiting the Foundation. CBS’s national correspondent, Dan Raviv is guest speaker. 6 p.m., Westin Chicago North Shore, 601 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling. For ticketing information: birthrightisrael.foundation/chi2017.
Wednesday, June 28
Decalogue Society of Lawyers holds 83rd Annual Installation and Awards Dinner featuring keynote speaker, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke. 5:15-8:30 p.m. Unions League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson, Chicago. For tickets, sponsorships and ads, (312) 263-6493.