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Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

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…

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Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

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…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, June 11 Red Door Animal Shelter holds “Walk for the Animals. “ 10 a.m-1 p.m., Indian Boundary Park, 2500 W. Lunt, Chicago. Registration at reddoorshelter.org or at park on event day. Central Synagogue of…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, June 4 Congregation Beth Judea presents Richard Baehr speaking about President Trump and the New American Narrative for the Middle East. 10 a.m., Rt 83 and Hilltop Road, Long Grove. RSVP (847) 634-0777. Park…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, May 27 Young Israel of West Rogers Park presents a Musical Café with musical guest “The Voyage.” 10:15 p.m., 2706 W. Touhy, Chicago. Suggested donation, $10 adults, $5 students. www.yiwrp.com. Friday, June 2 Congregation…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, May 20 More than 25,000 people are expected in Skokie’s Oakton Park on May 20-21, to celebrate the 27th Annual Skokie Festival of Cultures, where they will savor exotic tastes, listen to the traditional…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, May 13 Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation’s Sisterhood holds “Sisterhood Shabbat” followed by Kiddush lunch. 9:30 a.m., 4500 Dempster, Skokie. (847) 675-4141. Sunday, May 14 The Ark holds “Young Family Volunteering.” 9:30-11 a.m.,…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, May 6 Shir Hadash presents the Million Dollar Blues Band in “Cruisin’ Through the Blues” accompanied by visual presentation of archived photographs of musical icons. 6:30 p.m., 200 W. Dundee Road, Wheeling. Freewill donations…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, April 29 Congregation Beth Shalom presents Bob Alper in “An Evening of Comedy” with nosh and auction. 8:30 p.m., 3433 Walters, Northbrook. $36. Reservations (847) 498-4100. Sunday, April 30 Lincolnwood Jewish Congregation AGBI, 7117…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, April 22 Congregation Beth Shalom holds Tefilla Yoga. Bring your own mat and dress appropriately for yoga. 11 a.m.-noon. 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Sunday, April 23 Ark Northwest holds Young Family Volunteering event. 9:30-11 a.m.,…