Community Calendar

Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Tuesday, August 1 Lincolnwood Jewish Congregation AG Beth Israel holds Tisha B’Av educational program showing and discussing film, “Denial” followed by Mincha/Maariv service. 5 p.m., 7117 N. Crawford, Lincolnwood. RSVP (847) 676-0491. Thursday, August 3…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Thursday, July 27 Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center presents in a live performance, “The Broadway Musical: A Mirror to the Human Condition.” 6:30-8 p.m., 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie. Free with Museum admission. Reservations (847)…


Events coming up in Jewish Chicago

Sunday, July 16 Congregation Kol Emeth holds “Pop-up Market Place and Rummage Sale.” 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 5130 Touhy, Skokie. (847) 673-3370. Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center holds public opening of exhibition, “Bill Graham and…


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…


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.,…