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Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, June 16  “Jewish Thinkers in the Modern Age” discussion series continues at Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob, 8825 N. East Prairie Rd., Skokie, with Dr. Sam Fleishacker on “Mendelssohn: Between Tradition and Enlightenment.” Fleischacker is Distinguished…

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Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Tuesday, June 11 The “joy of klez” returns when the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band Sextet returns as part of the YIVO Summer Concert Series. 7 p.m. at Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook.This smaller ensemble will…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, June 2 “Jewish Thinkers in the Modern Age” kicks off at Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob (SVAJ) with a talk at 7 p.m.  by Dr. Ben-Zion Katz on Samuel David Luzzatto –– a “Modern” Orthodox Bible…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Thursday, May 30 Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie, Presents “The Music of Modern Jewish Women Composers,” featuring Koleynu in Concert: The Temple Beth Israel Adult Choir with Marla Aviva Bentley, Director of…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, May 19 MAZON – the Jewish Response to Hunger – will present a program on how to help the Jewish needy, at 10:15 a.m., at Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Cong., 4500 Dempster, Skokie….


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, May 11 Celebrate Shabbat with a Shabbaton at Darchei Noam Glenbrook, 3465 Techny Road, Northbrook, with Chai Lifeline, whose programs and services meet the unique emotional, social, and financial needs of families living with…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Wednesday, May 8 Another exciting mystery from writer Ron Balson will be explored by the Sisterhood of Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Cong., 4500 Dempster, Skokie, starting at 10:30 a.m. Balson’s book, “The Girl From…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, April 28 Temple Beth Israel Brotherhood, 3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie, presents“Someone to Talk to Who Understands,” a presentation about Prostate Cancer with Speaker Chuck Strand, Chief Executive Office of Us TOO International Prostate…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Wednesday, April 24 Congregation Beth Judea Sisterhood (Corner of Ill. Rt. 83 & Hilltop Road,Long Grove, Illinois) welcomes the community at 8 p.m. to a presentation and on Jewish Genetics.  Becca Bakal from The Norton…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, April 14 “Jewish Hidden Treasures” with Arthur Feldman. Is that Judaica item in your attic a trinket or a treasure? Have your items professionally appraised and learn their historical significance.  2-4 p.m. at the…