Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Decalogue Society of Lawyers holds 83rd Annual Installation and Awards Dinner featuring keynote speaker, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke.

Sunday, June 25

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center presents “The Children’s Tree of Terezin” by author Dede Harris and tells story about how children in Terezin concentration camp overcame unimaginable obstacles to give life to a small tree sapling. Children will decorate a flower pot to take home. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie. Reservations, ilholocaustmuseum.org or (847) 967-4800.

Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois holds “Kvell and Tell” session sharing family histories and research tips. 2 p.m. (Library opens at 12:30 p.m. for access to genealogy materials and questions.) Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook. (312) 666-0100.

StandWithUs holds “Stand With Israel Summit” featuring guest speakers Peggy Shapiro, Midwest Director for StandWithUs and Aviv Ezra, Consul General to the Midwest. 4:30 p.m., International Christian Fellowship Church, 9146 Lincoln Ave., Brookfield. Kathie.wellmann@yahoo.com or (773) 230-1340.

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.

Sunday, July 9

Congregation Beth Judea shows film “Disturbing the Peace.”  6 p.m., Route 83 and Hilltop Road, Long Grove. Film is free. Optional $10 pizza dinner. RSVP (847) 634-0777.

Thursday, July 20

Debbie Sue Goodman presents “An Evening of Comedy.” 8-10 p.m., The Rock House, 1742 Glenview Road, Glenview. No cover charge. (224) 616-3062

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