Community Calendar

Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 30 SelfHelp Home presents Maxwell Street Jr. Klezmer Orchestra. 908 W. Argyle, Chicago. For more information call (773) 271-0300 or visit selfhelphome.org. Congregation Beth Judea holds Succot program for families with special needs. 1-2:30…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 23 SelfHelp Home presents cellist, Martine Benmann and pianist, Dunata Berger. 908 W. Argyle, Chicago. For more information call (773) 271-0300 or visit selfhelphome.org. Temple Beth Israel holds Succot ceremony and tells story of…


Events Coming Up In Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 16 Congregation Beth Shalom holds Blood Drive with flu shots (for a fee.) 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood holds “Bake Sale and Cookie Walk.” 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,…


Events Coming Up In Jewish Chicago

Sunday, September 16 Congregation Beth Shalom holds Blood Drive with flu shots (for a fee.) 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood holds “Bake Sale and Cookie Walk.” 9 a.m.-1 p.m.,…


A select guide to High Holiday charitable giving

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science (312) 641-5700 www.weizmann-usa.org  Since its establishment in 1934 in Rehovot, Israel, the Weizmann Institute of Science has grown into one of the foremost centers of multidisciplinary research…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, September 1 Aitz Hayim for Jewish Living presents Joel Braunold leading discussion exploring whether Israel and American Jews are moving in opposite directions. 7-9 p.m., Infinity Foundation, 1280 Skokie Road, Highland Park. Registration required. (847)…


Events Coming Up In Jewish Chicago

Saturday, August 25 LilFest presents Chicken Fat Klezmer Band appearing at Glenview Farmer’s Market, Wagner Road and Lake Street, Glenview. For exact time and location address contact Nancy Freeman (518) 576-9513. Congregation Beth Shalom holds “Shabbat…


Events Coming Up In Jewish Chicago

Saturday, August 18 Glenwood Avenue Organization holds Arts Festival with 120 artists, 3 stages, 36 bands, local food vendors. Also Sunday, August 19. Near Morse L Station, Rogers Park. Free admission. For more information contact: glenwoodave.org….


Events Coming Up In Jewish Chicago

Sunday, August 12 Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation presents Cantor Benjamin Warschawski in concert, “Musical Memories-An Evening of Favorites!” with dessert buffet. 7 p.m., 4500 W. Dempster, Skokie. $40. (847) 675-4141. Monday, August 13…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, August 5 Congregation Beth Judea holds Rummage Sale. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Rt. 83 and Hilltop Road, Long Grove. (847) 634-0777 StandWithUs, Chicago holds “Campus Crash Course,” for High Schoolers, College Students, Parents and Community Members….