Community Calendar

Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Tuesday, December 26 Keturah Hadassah hosts Joffrey Ballte’s Nutcracker. 2 p.m., Auditorium theatre. $38. For main floor seats, contact Beth Sair at (630) 294-7247 or Rosanne Sangerman at (773) 761-6862. Thursday, December 28 Illinois Holocaust…


Events Coming Up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, December 16 Makom Shalom, a Jewish Renewal Congregation, holds Chanukah celebration including pot luck dinner, concert and Chanukah teachings. 5 p.m., Broadway United Methodist Church, 3338 N. Broadway, Chicago. $20 adults, $10 children. makomshalom.com….


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, December 9 Mitziut presents Rabbi Julia Vaughns, rabbinic emissary to the Lakota Nation, speaking on “Indigenousity: A Standing Rock Talk.” 6:30-8:30 p.m., Beit Yichud, 6932 N. Glenwood, Chicago. $10-$20 sliding scale. mitziut@yahoo.com. Jam Productions…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, December 2 Congregation Beth Shalom holds “Shabba-Teen Shabbat Experience” with Rabbi Ari Averbach and Matt Rissien, youth director, discussing relevant topics. 10:30 a.m.-noon, 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Congregation Beth Shalom presents “Havdallah, Dinner and…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, November 25 Congregation Yehuda Moshe holds annual Menorah Art Show. 9-11 p.m., also 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, November 26, 4721 W. Touhy, Chicago. (847) 673-5870. Tuesday, November 28 Ketura Hadassah holds open meeting featuring…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, November 19 Ezra-Habonim, the Niles Township Jewish Congregation’s Sisterhood holds “Unique Boutique.” 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 4500 Dempster, Skokie. (847) 675-4141. Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership hosts kick-off and reception for “One Book,…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, November 11 Digital Tapestries shows film “Footsteps” and 3 other short films. 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State Street, Chicago. $10. eventbrite.com/e/premiere-of-footsteps-digital-tapestries-new-film-tickets-38972966191. Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah holds “Wintertanz” with…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, November 4 Congregation Beth Shalom holds “Shabbat Yoga” session with Joanna Kaplan. Bring your own yoga mat. 11 a.m.-noon, 3433 Walters, Northbrook. (847) 498-4100. Congregation Yehuda Moshe presents annual “Night of Knowledge” featuring 8…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Saturday, October 28 StandWithUs presents “Voices of Israel: Stories Untold” featuring young Israelis. 9 a.m., Northbrook Community Synagogue, 2548 Jasper, Northbrook; also 5 p.m., Sunday October 29, Bernard Weinger JCC, Northbrook; and noon, Tuesday, October…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, October 22 Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership presents “Turning Points in Zionist History.” 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 610 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. $25, $20 Spertus members, $10 students, Spertus and Indiana University alumni….