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.firstname.lastname@example.org 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