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September 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/7/2016 - 9/28/2016)

Mini Monets

Join us for hands on art experiences.
12-24 month olds with an adult.
Wednesdays, Sept 7-September 28
10-11am


Location:
North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Susan Ellenby
susane@nsci.org
847-835-0724


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/7/2016 - 9/28/2016)

Mini Monets

Join us for hands on art experiences.
12-24 month olds with an adult.
Wednesdays, Sept 7-September 28
10-11am


Location:
North Shore Congregation Israel
1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Susan Ellenby
susane@nsci.org
847-835-0724


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Conversations with a Doc---Lunch In The Loop

Join Dr. Michael Wechsler to learn why National Jewish Health is the leading respiratory hospital in the nation and how our unique and collaborative approach to care finds answers where others cannot. RSVP Required.

Location:
Chicago Board of Trade Building Conference Center
141 West Jackson Blvd
Chicago IL, 60604


Contact:
Sylvia Berman-Peck
Berman-Pecks@njhealth.org
312-920-1798


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 2/17/2016 - 12/28/2016)

Living Life Through Loss: A Bereavement Support Group

Meets every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. This support group is for those ages 60+ who have recently lost a significant person in his or her life. Groups are open to the public and led by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W. Registration is required; $5 donation per session.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
David Rosenblatt
David.Rosenblatt@cje.net
773-508-1129


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/21/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

A weekly support group for family members and care partners of those living with Parkinson's disease. Share experiences; ask questions; listen; receive understanding, support, and education. This support group meets weekly and is led by Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW, Consultant in Parkinson's disease and social worker at Northwestern Medicine Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/14/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Seated Strength and Stretch

A chair-based exercise class for people with Parkinson's disease. This class meets for 3 12-week sessions throughout the year. Instructor Kelly Marten is an experienced teacher of PD exercise. Call Diane Breslow MSW LCSW to enroll.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Transition to Wellness Educational Series: Senior Scams and Exploitation

Join us for an informative presentation about senior scams and exploitation. It is estimated that six million seniors fall victim to scams and frauds of all types every year—a financial loss of over $36 billion annually. Presenter Kerry Peck will uncover practical solutions for keeping older adults and their families insusceptible to such scams and frauds. Part of CJE SeniorLife's Transition to Wellness Educational Series on Positive Aging for Consumers and Professionals. 1.0 free CEU per program for nurses and social workers. This program is free and open to the community; registration required.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Lecia Szuberla
events@elderwerks.com
847-462-0885


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

AFHU Torch of Learning Award Dinner

This event recognizes individuals identified with the highest standards of professional achievement and whose careers are equally dedicated to leadership, scholarship, and humanitarianism. David H. Hoffman of Sidley Austin LLP will accept the award.

Location:
Ritz-Carlton Chicago
160 E Pearson Street
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Brad Sugar
bsugar@afhu.org
312-361-3341


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Aguda - Israel LGBT Task Force in Lakeview

Co-Chairs Chen Arieli and Imri Kalmann join A Wider Bridge to share the 2016 LGBT Israeli experience and discuss the important work of the Aguda - tackling the hot topics today in Israeli LGBT advocacy - from surrogacy to marriage recognition to transgender equality.

Location:
Temple Sholom of Chicago
3480 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Laurie Grauer
laurie@awiderbridge.org
773-715-6598


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Conversations with a Doc---Wine & Cheese In The 'Burbs

Join Dr. Michael Wechsler to learn why National Jewish Health is the leading respiratory hospital in the nation and how our unique and collaborative approach to care finds answers where others cannot. RSVP required.

Location:
Winnetka Community House
620 Lincoln Avenue
Winnetka IL, 60093


Contact:
Sylvia Berman-Peck
Berman-Pecks@njhealth.org
312-920-1798


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Book Club sponsored by Back from Birthright Israel

Meet other 20 something's living in Chicago as we discuss Jewish books in a casual environment. Join the young adult Jewish book club hosted by the Back From Birthright Israel community!
Our meeting will be September 28 at 7 PM. We will be reading The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure. Stay tuned for the location!


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Book Club sponsored by Back from Birthright Israel

Meet other 20 something's living in Chicago as we discuss Jewish books in a casual environment. Join the young adult Jewish book club hosted by the Back From Birthright Israel community!
Our meeting will be September 28 at 7 PM. We will be reading The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure. Stay tuned for the location!


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Book Club sponsored by Back from Birthright Israel

Meet other 20 something's living in Chicago as we discuss Jewish books in a casual environment. Join the young adult Jewish book club hosted by the Back From Birthright Israel community!
Our meeting will be September 28 at 7 PM. We will be reading The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure. Stay tuned for the location!


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Book Club sponsored by Back from Birthright Israel

Meet other 20 something's living in Chicago as we discuss Jewish books in a casual environment. Join the young adult Jewish book club hosted by the Back From Birthright Israel community!
Our meeting will be September 28 at 7 PM. We will be reading The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure. Stay tuned for the location!


Location:
TBD
Chicago IL, 60610


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Healthy Steps for Older Adults: Falls Prevention Program

This falls prevention program focuses on home safety, physical activity, healthy eating, medication safety and creating a home action plan, and includes a physical screening and referral. $35 (includes registration, materials, and books). Join CJE at Glenview Senior Center on Tuesday, September 27 & Thursday, September 29 from 9 to 11 a.m. Registration required.

Location:
Glenview Senior Center (East Wing Park Center)
2400 Chestnut Ave.
Glenview IL, 60026


Contact:
Glenview Senior Center
info@glenviewparks.org
847-724-4793


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

LinkedIn 2

A hands-on workshop for participants with 50% or more profile completion that describes the more advanced uses including networking, researching companies, and applying for jobs. To learn more about the workshops, please visit http://jvschicago.org/career-moves-workshops-and-events, call 847.745.5460 or email andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org. Workshop Fees: Career Moves Clients: $10 per workshop and Non-Clients: $20 per workshop.

Location:
JVS Chicago, Goldie Bachmann Luftig Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Andrea LeVasseur
andrealevasseur@jvschicago.org
847-745-5460


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 3/3/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Seated Tai Chi

Thursdays from 10:30–11:30 a.m. This low impact exercise puts minimal stress on muscles and joints by using slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

RJD's Dine & Learn Series-The Jewish View of Intimacy

Meet with other young professionals for a series of Dine & Learn’s lead by Rabbi Josh Livingstone! Enjoy Kosher dinner and an open discussion on “Hooking Up-The Jewish View of Intimacy”. Learn about the differences between Western, Christian and Jewish views.

Cost to attend is $10 per person and includes a kosher dinner. Online registration is requested.


Location:
30 S Wells
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sasha Shmurak
sashashmurak@juf.org
312-673-2350


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

RJD's Dine & Learn Series-The Jewish View of Intimacy

Meet with other young professionals for a series of Dine & Learn’s lead by Rabbi Josh Livingstone! Enjoy Kosher dinner and an open discussion on “Hooking Up-The Jewish View of Intimacy”. Learn about the differences between Western, Christian and Jewish views.

Cost to attend is $10 per person and includes a kosher dinner. Online registration is requested.


Location:
30 S Wells
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sasha Shmurak
sashashmurak@juf.org
312-673-2350


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:30 PM - Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:00 PM

YLD Co-Ed Kickball League

Join us for the fifth annual YLD Co-Ed Kickball League!

This league is about playing a sport AND supporting a great cause, the Jewish United Fund.

The games will be played on Thursdays starting at 6:30 pm on September 29 at Hawthorne Academy Field (3319 N Clifton Ave).

You may sign up as an individual or a team ($65 per player for JUF donors and $90 for non JUF donors).
Teams must have a minimum of 12 players. Price includes eight games. Parking is free and readily available.


Location:
Hawthorne Academy Field
3319 N. Clifton Ave.
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Elizabeth Wyner
elizabethwyner@juf.org
312-357-4812


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:30 PM - Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:00 PM

YLD Co-Ed Kickball League

Join us for the fifth annual YLD Co-Ed Kickball League!

This league is about playing a sport AND supporting a great cause, the Jewish United Fund.

The games will be played on Thursdays starting at 6:30 pm on September 29 at Hawthorne Academy Field (3319 N Clifton Ave).

You may sign up as an individual or a team ($65 per player for JUF donors and $90 for non JUF donors).
Teams must have a minimum of 12 players. Price includes eight games. Parking is free and readily available.


Location:
Hawthorne Academy Field
3319 N. Clifton Ave.
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Elizabeth Wyner
elizabethwyner@juf.org
312-357-4812


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 6:30 PM - Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:00 PM

YLD Co-Ed Kickball League

Join us for the fifth annual YLD Co-Ed Kickball League!

This league is about playing a sport AND supporting a great cause, the Jewish United Fund.

The games will be played on Thursdays starting at 6:30 pm on September 29 at Hawthorne Academy Field (3319 N Clifton Ave).

You may sign up as an individual or a team ($65 per player for JUF donors and $90 for non JUF donors).
Teams must have a minimum of 12 players. Price includes eight games. Parking is free and readily available.


Location:
Hawthorne Academy Field
3319 N. Clifton Ave.
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
Elizabeth Wyner
elizabethwyner@juf.org
312-357-4812


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Life in High School: Your Guide to what's cool, what's happening and where to be

8th and 9th graders who will be attending Deerfield, Highland Park, Glenbrook North or Glenbrook South High Schools and their parents are invited to this special event. Teen participants will get the chance to meet with other students who attend or will attend their high school. Parents will learn from RESPONSE Center about supporting their children through the stress they may face in their teen years.

Location:
1201 Lake Cook Rd.
Deerfield IL, 60615


Contact:
Brittany Abramowicz
BrittanyAbramowicz@juf.org
312-357-4977


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jewish Life in High School: Your guide to what’s cool, what’s happening, and where to be

8th and 9th graders who attend or will attend Highland Park, Deerfield, Glenbrook North or Glenbrook South High Schools and their parents are invited to learn about the amazing Jewish opportunities in their school and community. Discussions, speakers and activities will help families transition from middle school to high school.

Location:
Congregation BJBE
1201 Lake Cook Rd.
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Brittany Abramowicz
Springboard@juf.org
312-357-4977


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Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Friday, September 30, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, September 30, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, September 30, 2016 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

CJDS LEAP into Shabbat

CJDS's tot Shabbat program where children ages 0-3 and their parents have an opportunity to learn about and celebrate Shabbat.

Location:
5959 North Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Abbe Vallen
cjdsrsvp@chicagojewishdayschool.org
773-271-2700


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Friday, September 30, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, September 30, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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October 2016

Saturday, October 1, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 8/6/2016 - 12/31/2016)

Beth Tikvah Congregation Torah Study

Beth Tikvah Congregation in Hoffman Estates invites you to join us in weekly Torah study on Saturdays from 9 AM-10:15 AM. Led by Rabbi Taron Tachman as we study and discuss the weekly Torah portion. RSVP not needed. For more information call 847-885-4545 or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 3:44 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:44 PM

$18 Chai Holiday Tickets @ JRC

JRC Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation -- a diverse, inclusive Jewish community for people from all walks of life and levels of observance -- offers accessible ticket pricing for college students and young adults to attend the upcoming 2016 High Holidays. Tickets for all services are FREE for college students (with ID) and only $18 for young adults age 22-35. Advance registration is required for all services.

Location:
First United Methodist Church
516 Church Street
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Beth Silverman
nlitoff@jrc-evanston.org
312-932-9950


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 3:44 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:44 PM

$18 Chai Holiday Tickets @ JRC

JRC Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation -- a diverse, inclusive Jewish community for people from all walks of life and levels of observance -- offers accessible ticket pricing for college students and young adults to attend the upcoming 2016 High Holidays. Tickets for all services are FREE for college students (with ID) and only $18 for young adults age 22-35. Advance registration is required for all services.

Location:
First United Methodist Church
516 Church Street
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Beth Silverman
nlitoff@jrc-evanston.org
312-932-9950


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Russian jBaby Classes- Musical Movement

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, yoga and Havdalah. The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: New Mother New Baby, 3115 Dundee Road, Northbrook
Fee: $36.00


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
RJD@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Russian jBaby Classes- Musical Movement

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, yoga and Havdalah. The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: New Mother New Baby, 3115 Dundee Road, Northbrook
Fee: $36.00


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
RJD@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Erev Rosh Hashanah Family Service

This worship service is designed for families with young children and is open to the community.

Our Rosh Hashanah Family service is free and open to the community!

Cost is free but tickets and an RSVP are required.

For more information and to reserve your space, please call the synagogue office at 847-383-5017.

This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Cantor Barnett.


Location:
225 N McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Erev Rosh Hashanah Family Service

This worship service is designed for families with young children and is open to the community.

Our Rosh Hashanah Family service is free and open to the community!

Cost is free but tickets and an RSVP are required.

For more information and to reserve your space, please call the synagogue office at 847-383-5017.

This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Cantor Barnett.


Location:
225 N McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:00 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 6:55 PM

High Holiday Services & Dinner (free)

Chabad of Bucktown / Wicker Park invites you to meaningful High Holiday Services and Dinner!

They will take place at The Living Room: 1630 N. Milwaukee Ave.; Chicago, IL 60647

Services and Dinner are free of charge; donations appreciated. Reservations required. All are welcome!

Contact: Rabbi Yosef Moscowitz. Cell: 773.301.9485 or Rabbi@JewishBucktown.com

Visit: www.FreeHighHolidayService.com for schedules and reservation forms.

Rosh HaShanah: Sun, Oct 2 - Tues, Oct 4
Yom Kippur: Tues, Oct 11 - Wed, Oct 12

Shanah Tovah to you and yours!


Location:
The Living Room
1630 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago IL, 60647


Contact:
Rabbi Yosef Moscowitz
Chabad@Jewishbucktown.com
773-301-9485


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:00 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 6:55 PM

High Holiday Services & Dinner (free)

Chabad of Bucktown / Wicker Park invites you to meaningful High Holiday Services and Dinner!

They will take place at The Living Room: 1630 N. Milwaukee Ave.; Chicago, IL 60647

Services and Dinner are free of charge; donations appreciated. Reservations required. All are welcome!

Contact: Rabbi Yosef Moscowitz. Cell: 773.301.9485 or Rabbi@JewishBucktown.com

Visit: www.FreeHighHolidayService.com for schedules and reservation forms.

Rosh HaShanah: Sun, Oct 2 - Tues, Oct 4
Yom Kippur: Tues, Oct 11 - Wed, Oct 12

Shanah Tovah to you and yours!


Location:
The Living Room
1630 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago IL, 60647


Contact:
Rabbi Yosef Moscowitz
Chabad@Jewishbucktown.com
773-301-9485


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 7:30 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:30 AM

Congregation Ahavat Olam High Holy Day Services 2016/5777

High Holy Day Services held at Congregation Avahat Olam where we welcome people from all religious and ethinic backgrounds. We are a participatory musical and uplifting congregation.

Erev Rosh Hashana Services
Sunday, October 2 at 7:30 pm

Rosh Hashana Morning Services
Monday, October 3 at 10:30 am

Erev Yom Kippur Services
Tuesday, October 11 at 7:30 pm

Yom Kippur Morning Services
Wednesday, October 12 at 10:30 am

Tickets $150 (purchased by Sept 12th), thereafter $175/person *FREE for members, students, and active duty military.


Location:
600 Deerfield Road
(Christ United Methodist Church)
Deerfiled IL, 60015


Contact:
Alan Posner
alposner@aol.com
312-431-3632


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 8:00 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 6:00 PM

High Holy Days Schedule

Beth Tikvah Congregation announces it's schedule for the High Holy Days. Selichot services are at 8:30 PM on Sept. 24th. Erev Rosh Hashanah services begin at 8:00 PM on Oct. 2nd. Rosh Hashanah services begin at 10:00 AM on Oct. 3rd. Family preschool services begin at 2:00 PM on Oct. 3rd. Rosh Hashanah second day services begin at 10:00 AM on Oct. 4th. Kol Nidre begins at 8:00 on Oct. 11th. Yom Kippur morning services begin at 10:00 AM on Oct.12th foolowed byAfternoon service, Yizkor, Neilah at 3:30 PM . Family services will begin at 2:00 PM on Oct.12th. For more information and locations please call 847-885-4545 or visit us online at www.beth-tikvah.org. Tickets are available to non-members.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 8:15 PM - Tuesday, October 4, 2016 12:30 PM

Rosh Hashanah Services at Congregation Etz Chaim

Join us for Rosh Hashanah as we bring in the New Year!

Adult and Jr. Congregation services begin at 10:00 AM. Family/Children's services start at 2:30 PM.

2nd day of Rosh Hashanah services begin at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, October 4. Tickets are required. For ticket information, please contact the temple office at 630-627-3912

Erev Rosh Hashanah- 8:15 PM Sunday, October 2
Rosh Hashanah- 10:00 AM Monday, October 3
Childrens' Service- 2:30 PM Monday, October 3
Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day- 10:00 AM Tuesday, October 4

Babysitting is available. Please call to make reservations.


Location:
1710 S. Highland
Lombard IL, 60148


Contact:
Adrienne Mintz
cec.officeasst@congetzchaim.org
630-627-3912


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Sunday, October 2, 2016 8:15 PM - 10:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Erev Rosh Hashanah Service

Temple Beth Israel -- Erev Rosh Hashanah Service, Sunday, October 2, at 8:15 p.m. - Evanston Township High School Auditorium (1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston). Tickets required. For more information or to order tickets, please contact TBI, 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Auditorim
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Congregation Beth Judea holds Tot High Holiday Services

Congregation Beth Judea (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove, Illinois) invites non-members to its High Holiday Tot Services for Rosh Hashanah on Monday, October 3, 2016 and on Yom Kippur Day, Wednesday, October 12, 2016, to be held only at Buffalo Grove High School from 9-9:45 a.m. each day. Non-Members will need a ticket to attend these services and must call the synagogue office to register to receive a ticket.
Questions can be directed to Lisa Neiman at the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.


Location:
Buffalo Grove High School
1100 W. Dundee Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Congregation Beth Judea holds Tot High Holiday Services

Congregation Beth Judea (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove, Illinois) invites non-members to its High Holiday Tot Services for Rosh Hashanah on Monday, October 3, 2016 and on Yom Kippur Day, Wednesday, October 12, 2016, to be held only at Buffalo Grove High School from 9-9:45 a.m. each day. Non-Members will need a ticket to attend these services and must call the synagogue office to register to receive a ticket.
Questions can be directed to Lisa Neiman at the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.


Location:
Buffalo Grove High School
1100 W. Dundee Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Rosh haShanah Family Service

KAM Isaiah Israel wants to help you plan a meaningful High Holy Day experience for your whole family. Please bring your children and join us on Rosh haShanah! Family services will take place in Stone Chapel and are recommended for children through 4th grade.

Location:
1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Rosh haShanah Family Service

KAM Isaiah Israel wants to help you plan a meaningful High Holy Day experience for your whole family. Please bring your children and join us on Rosh haShanah! Family services will take place in Stone Chapel and are recommended for children through 4th grade.

Location:
1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Rosh Hashanah Young Families Service

Monday, October 3, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - First Day Rosh Hashanah – Young Families Holiday Service, Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). For families with children age 5 and under. Non-members welcome. No tickets are required. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Rosh Hashanah Young Families Service

Monday, October 3, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - First Day Rosh Hashanah – Young Families Holiday Service, Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). For families with children age 5 and under. Non-members welcome. No tickets are required. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM

High Holiday Abridged Family Service

Rosh Hashana Family High Holiday Services in Buffalo Grove Town Center, 314 McHenry Rd. (2nd Floor). No where to go this year for the High Holidays? Tickets too expensive? Looking for something more meaningful? A great opportunity for you... Abridged explanatory service. Meaningful and inspirational. No membership or fee required. Suggested donation only. Special Children’s Service (for 4 year olds through 2nd grade) Rosh Hashana, Monday, 10/3/2016, 9:15 am.

Location:
314 McHenry Rd 2nd floor
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Eliezer Grunberg
bayjhc@gmail.com
347-742-2858


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Monday, October 3, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Rosh Hashanah Families Service

Monday, October 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - First Day Rosh Hashanah Family Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). Tickets required for adults. Following the Family Service, children in Pre-K-3rd grade are invited to participate in special programming, complete with holiday activities and snacks until the conclusion of the adult Rosh Hashanah morning service. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Rosh Hashanah Families Service

Monday, October 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - First Day Rosh Hashanah Family Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). Tickets required for adults. Following the Family Service, children in Pre-K-3rd grade are invited to participate in special programming, complete with holiday activities and snacks until the conclusion of the adult Rosh Hashanah morning service. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 10:00 AM - Tuesday, October 4, 2016 12:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel First Day Rosh Hashanah Service

Temple Beth Israel -- First Day Rosh Hashanah Service, Monday, October 3, at 10:00 a.m. -Evanston Township High School Auditorium (1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston). Tickets required.
For more information or to order tickets, please contact TBI, 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.


Location:
Evanston Township High School Auditorim
1600 Dodge Ave.
Skokie IL, 60201


Contact:
andrea blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Monday, October 3, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/5/2016 - 9/4/2017)

Coffee and Conversation: A Support Group for Holocaust Survivors

This weekly support group for Holocaust survivors addresses past and present experiences, the challenges of aging, health concerns, family, relationships, planning for the future, holidays, and worldwide events. Led by Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services and Barbara Urbanska-Yeager, Jewish Child and Family Services. Sponsored by Jewish Child and Family Services and CJE SeniorLife. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Holocaust Community Services
HCS@cje.net
773-508-1004


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Monday, October 3, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

High Holy Days Family Services

Beth Tikvah Congregation in HoffmanEstates will be offering family preschool services at 2:00 PM on the following dates: Rosh Hashanah will be on Oct. 3rd and Yom kippur on Oct.12th. For more information please call 847885-4545 or visit us online at www.beth-tikvah.org

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Monday, October 3, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

High Holy Days Family Services

Beth Tikvah Congregation in HoffmanEstates will be offering family preschool services at 2:00 PM on the following dates: Rosh Hashanah will be on Oct. 3rd and Yom kippur on Oct.12th. For more information please call 847885-4545 or visit us online at www.beth-tikvah.org

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Monday, October 3, 2016 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Rosh Hashanah Tashlich Service

At Green Knolls Park in Buffalo Grove (across from the Buffalo Grove Fitness Center). Tashlich means "casting.” Join us as we symbolically and ritually cast our sins into water in this casual, brief and moving service.

Our free Tashlich service is open to the community!

This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows and Cantor Barnett.


Location:
Green Lake Park
1101 Green Knolls Drive
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Monday, October 3, 2016 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Rosh Hashanah Tashlich Service

At Green Knolls Park in Buffalo Grove (across from the Buffalo Grove Fitness Center). Tashlich means "casting.” Join us as we symbolically and ritually cast our sins into water in this casual, brief and moving service.

Our free Tashlich service is open to the community!

This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows and Cantor Barnett.


Location:
Green Lake Park
1101 Green Knolls Drive
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Monday, October 3, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Strength and Balance

A weekly exercise class geared for those with moderate Parkinson's disease. Classes are taught by Kelly Marten, a seasoned PD exercise teacher. Sessions run for 12 weeks, with a short break between each 12 weeks. Cost is $120 per 12 weeks. Diane Breslow LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 3, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Wellness Programs at JCC Chicago

Stay Fit: Exercise Classes
Strength & Balance


Location:
Bernard Horwich JCC
3003 W Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
pd@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 3, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

HUGS Special Needs Rosh Hashanah Service

Rosh Hashanah Service for our special needs community at Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook. A welcoming place to come and welcome the New Year. HUGS invites you to join us for our special High Holiday service, Monday, October 3, 3:30-4:30 pm. For questions and to RSVP please contact Eli at 847-498-4100 or ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org.


Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


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Monday, October 3, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

HUGS Special Needs Rosh Hashanah Service

Rosh Hashanah Service for our special needs community at Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook. A welcoming place to come and welcome the New Year. HUGS invites you to join us for our special High Holiday service, Monday, October 3, 3:30-4:30 pm. For questions and to RSVP please contact Eli at 847-498-4100 or ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org.


Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


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Monday, October 3, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class--Power Flow

A Parkinson's exercise class geared to those with early-stage Parkinson's disease. Active class, with a lot of movement. Taught by Kelly Marten, seasoned PD exercise teacher. Classes run for 12 weeks, with a break between each 12-week Session. Cost - $120/12 weeks. Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable for you.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow, MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Second Day Rosh Hashanah Service

Temple Beth Israel -- Second Day Rosh Hashanah Service, Tuesday, October 4, at 10:00 a.m. at TBI, 3601 W. Dempster Street, Skokie. Tashlich observance following service. No tickets required. Call 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Movie Showing and Review

Chai Hadassah will show the delightful movie "Arranged" which will be reviewed afterwards by Jay Sorkin at the Hadassah office on Oct. 5, 2016 at l0:00 a.m. Refreshments will be served and an $l8 donation for Hadassah will be collected. For more information, please contact Lsb40@aol.com

Location:
60 Revere Drive, Suite 800
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Fran Brookstein
Lsb40@aol.com
847-480-0292


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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 2/17/2016 - 12/28/2016)

Living Life Through Loss: A Bereavement Support Group

Meets every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. This support group is for those ages 60+ who have recently lost a significant person in his or her life. Groups are open to the public and led by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W. Registration is required; $5 donation per session.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
David Rosenblatt
David.Rosenblatt@cje.net
773-508-1129


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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Monthly on the First Wednesday of every month between 9/7/2016 - 9/6/2017)

Russian Tea Time Buffalo Grove: Support Group for Russian Holocaust Survivors

This ongoing conversation group for Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Groups led by Vera Rodriguez Mancera and Maya Gumirov from Holocaust Community Services are conducted in Russian. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
135 North Arlington Heights Road, Ste 104
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Vera Rodriguez Mancera
Vera.RodriguezMancera@cje.net
773-508-1149


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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/21/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

A weekly support group for family members and care partners of those living with Parkinson's disease. Share experiences; ask questions; listen; receive understanding, support, and education. This support group meets weekly and is led by Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW, Consultant in Parkinson's disease and social worker at Northwestern Medicine Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/14/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Seated Strength and Stretch

A chair-based exercise class for people with Parkinson's disease. This class meets for 3 12-week sessions throughout the year. Instructor Kelly Marten is an experienced teacher of PD exercise. Call Diane Breslow MSW LCSW to enroll.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 3/3/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Seated Tai Chi

Thursdays from 10:30–11:30 a.m. This low impact exercise puts minimal stress on muscles and joints by using slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 11/17/2016)

Matter of Balance (Seven-Week Series)

This seven-week program emphasizes practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling, increase activity levels, change environment to reduce fall risk factors, and teaches simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Classes feature an exercise component and discussion and are held on Thursdays, October 6 to November 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration required; $45 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
Fourth Presbyterian Church
Center for Life and Learning, 126 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Susan Quaintance
squaintance@fourthchurch.org
312-981-3386


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Medicare Made Easy

CJE SeniorLife Resource Specialist Kathy Gaeding, a trained Illinois Senior Health Insurance Counselor, will provide tips to help you make good choices, and guide you through Medicare open enrollment period. Consumers can make changes in their Medicare Part D preion plan and Medicare Advantage health insurance plan from October 15 to December 7, 2016. This program is free. Registration requested; drop-ins welcome. For more information or to register, please call Lincolnwood Public Library at 847.677.5277 x232.

Location:
Lincolnwood Community Center
6900 N. Lincoln Avenue
Lincolnwood IL, 60712


Contact:
Lincolnwood Public Library
events@lincolnwoodlibrary.org
847-677-5277


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 12/1/2016)

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (8 Weeks)

Created by the Arthritis Foundation as a community-based program for group exercise, this program helps reduce pain and stiffness, and improve or maintain mobility, muscle strength, and functional ability. Classes are offered in conjunction with Mather Lifeways Edgewater on Thursdays, October 6 to December 1 (no class on November 24) from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Registration required; $50 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
5649 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Mather Lifeways Edgewater
edgewater@matherlifeways.com
773-769-1995


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Pre Race TeamJUF Dinner

Marathon pre-race dinner

Location:
JUF
30 S. Wells St
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Jordyn Grollo
JordynGrollo@juf.org
312-357-4935


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Project Esther: Jewish Texts, Traditions and Spirituality in Adoption

Presenter: Rabbi Dr. Joseph S. Ozarowski
Please join us for a discussion on Jewish texts and traditions as they relate to adoption, parenting and life cycle events, including Brit Milah (also known as Bris - covenant of circumcision), baby naming and conversion, and Bar/Bat Mitzvah. We will address the role of ritual and spirituality in adoption and parenting as well as questions regarding adoption and the fall Jewish holidays.
Fee: $15 (adjustable).


Location:
JCFS Goldie Bachmann Lufting Building
5150 Golf Rd.
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Marsha Raynes
MarshaRaynes@jcfs.org
847-745-5408


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 6, 2016 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Screening of DENIAL film with Q&A at AMC River East

Special Advance Screening of the new film "DENIAL" - based on the acclaimed book "Denial: Holocaust History on Trial" -Deborah E. Lipstadt’s (Academy Award® winner Rachel Weisz) legal battle for historical truth against David Irving (BAFTA nominee Timothy Spall), who accused her of libel when she declared him a Holocaust denier. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Deborah Lipstadt.

To attend PLEASE RSVP to ChicagoDenialScreening@gmail.com

The screening is free but seating is first come, first served and you MUST RSVP!


Location:
322 E. Illinois
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Lara Bogenrief
lara@bogenriefPR.com
312-596-0333


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Friday, October 7, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 7, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 7, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, October 7, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, October 7, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Coffee in the Loop: Russian-speaking Jewish Young Professionals

Wind down your Friday with us for Coffee in the Loop! Let's celebrate Rosh Hashana by discussing your favorite New Years traditions. A sweet treat will be waiting for you!

Friday, October 7th 2016
Location: Chase Tower- Urban Market

Come one or come all: mingle, meet new friends, bring a coffee/tea beverage and enjoy your lunch with us during your work breaks.


Location:
Chase Tower-Urban Market
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sasha Shmurak
sashashmurak@juf.org
312-673-2350


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Friday, October 7, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Coffee in the Loop: Russian-speaking Jewish Young Professionals

Wind down your Friday with us for Coffee in the Loop! Let's celebrate Rosh Hashana by discussing your favorite New Years traditions. A sweet treat will be waiting for you!

Friday, October 7th 2016
Location: Chase Tower- Urban Market

Come one or come all: mingle, meet new friends, bring a coffee/tea beverage and enjoy your lunch with us during your work breaks.


Location:
Chase Tower-Urban Market
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Sasha Shmurak
sashashmurak@juf.org
312-673-2350


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Friday, October 7, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Shabbat Shuvah/Kabbalat Shabbat

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster Street, Skokie) -- Shabbat Shuvah - Sabbath Of Repentance, Friday, October 7, Likrat Shabbat 5:30, Kabbalat Service is at 6:15. For more information contact 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Friday, October 7, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

(Recurring Monthly on the First Friday of every month between 10/7/2016 - 12/2/2016)

Shabbat B'Yachad

Shabbat B’Yachad Service and Dinner at Congregation Beth Shalom, Friday, October 7 November 4, & December 2, 2016. Dinner at 6:00, Service at 6:45 PM. Join us for a family friendly, interactive, high-energy service that includes singing, dancing, music-making, and stories and time for parents and children to social at the dessert oneg after the service. Cost for immediate family is $25.00. 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100. RSVP for dinner to Debbie at dmoore@bethshalomnb.org.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
dmoore@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-5352


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Friday, October 7, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

(Recurring Monthly on the First Friday of every month between 10/7/2016 - 12/2/2016)

Shabbat B'Yachad

Shabbat B’Yachad Service and Dinner at Congregation Beth Shalom, Friday, October 7 November 4, & December 2, 2016. Dinner at 6:00, Service at 6:45 PM. Join us for a family friendly, interactive, high-energy service that includes singing, dancing, music-making, and stories and time for parents and children to social at the dessert oneg after the service. Cost for immediate family is $25.00. 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100. RSVP for dinner to Debbie at dmoore@bethshalomnb.org.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
dmoore@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-5352


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Saturday, October 8, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 8/6/2016 - 12/31/2016)

Beth Tikvah Congregation Torah Study

Beth Tikvah Congregation in Hoffman Estates invites you to join us in weekly Torah study on Saturdays from 9 AM-10:15 AM. Led by Rabbi Taron Tachman as we study and discuss the weekly Torah portion. RSVP not needed. For more information call 847-885-4545 or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Saturday, October 8, 2016 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Shabbat Shuvah

Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster Street, Skokie) Shabbat Shuvah - Sabbath Of Repentance, Saturday, October 8, at 10:30 a.m. For more information contact 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Temple Beth Israel
3601 W. Dempster St.
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
andrea blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM

TeamJUF Marathon Race Day

TeamJUF runs Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Location:
Chicago
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Jordyn Grollo
JordynGrollo@juf.org
312-357-4935


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Congregation Beth Judea presents a discussion on the Value of Bipartisanship

Congregation Beth Judea (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove, Illinois) and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee will present a discussion on the Value of Bipartisanship on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 9:30 am. This is a free program and will feature speakers Lital Rosenberg (AIPAC Midwest Synagogue Initiative Director) and Marc Ashed (AIPAC Midwest Deputy Political Director). This event will be held at Temple Chai, 1670 Checker Road, Long Grove, Illinois 60047.
Questions can be directed to Lisa Neiman at the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.


Location:
Temple Chai
1670 Checker Road
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Author Kenneth N. Green to speak at Temple Jeremiah about I'm From Division Street

Kenneth N. Green will speak about his book, I'm From Division Street, at Temple Jeremiah from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 9. This presentation is in conjunction with the temple's Adult Learning Program.

Kenneth Green's book tells his comeback story of growing up in Chicago’s Humboldt Park area where he faced poverty, antisemitism, and academic problems. I’m from Division Street describes his rebound of professional and personal success. The book will give a nostalgic trip to the Humboldt Park neighborhood where Mr. Green grew up and profiles famous and successful Jewish people who had their roots in the neighborhood.


Location:
Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
Temple Jeremiah
office@templejeremiah.org
847-441-5760


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Stories & Songs for a Sweet New Year

Learn about the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (older children welcome). Get to know other families in your community! Resources for celebrating the holidays will be provided. Program funded by jBaby Chicago.

Location:
Deerfield High School, rear/east entrance
1959 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Dawn Friedman
education@KolHadash.com
847-383-5184


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Stories & Songs for a Sweet New Year

Learn about the Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (older children welcome). Get to know other families in your community! Resources for celebrating the holidays will be provided. Program funded by jBaby Chicago.

Location:
Deerfield High School, rear/east entrance
1959 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Dawn Friedman
education@KolHadash.com
847-383-5184


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

75th Babiy Yar Commemoration

This year marks 75th anniversary of the tragedy in Babiy Yar in Kiev. Please join us for a program featuring keynote speaker Shay Pilnik, PH.D, executive director of the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center, a special musical performance by pianist Eleanor Zaslavskaya, presentation of the new Never Heard*Never Forget book, exhibition of art by local artists and intergenerational educational workshops.

RSVP required by September 20th to 773-508-1159. Space is limited.


Location:
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Genia Kovelman
GeniaKovelman@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

75th Babiy Yar Commemoration

This year marks 75th anniversary of the tragedy in Babiy Yar in Kiev. Please join us for a program featuring keynote speaker Shay Pilnik, PH.D, executive director of the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center, a special musical performance by pianist Eleanor Zaslavskaya, presentation of the new Never Heard*Never Forget book, exhibition of art by local artists and intergenerational educational workshops.

RSVP required by September 20th to 773-508-1159. Space is limited.


Location:
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Genia Kovelman
GeniaKovelman@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Russian jBaby Classes- Musical Movement

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, yoga and Havdalah. The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: New Mother New Baby, 3115 Dundee Road, Northbrook
Fee: $36.00


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
RJD@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Russian jBaby Classes- Musical Movement

Russian-speaking Jewish parents with babies and toddlers ages 0-24 months are invited to join a series of 4 classes for an interactive musical movement experience. Enjoy Jewish music, Russian sing-alongs, yoga and Havdalah. The program will be held in Russian and English. Older siblings are also welcome! Light snacks will be offered at each class.

Russian jBaby Musical Movement is a project in partnership with jBabyChicago, Russian Jewish Division, JUF and Genesis Philanthropy Group.

Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: New Mother New Baby, 3115 Dundee Road, Northbrook
Fee: $36.00


Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
RJD@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 9, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Game Night!

Fun and Games for Jewish 5th graders through High Schoolers! At the home of Mitch Hwalisz. $5/person if you RSVP in advance or online and $10/person at the door. Pizza and Pop included. Bring a snack to share and a game to play.

Location:
RSVP for Address
St. Charles IL, 63301


Contact:
Liza Bachrach
prairiejewishyouth@gmail.com
312-357-4977


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Monday, October 10, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Music & Memories

Spend the morning with jBaby Chicago and the residents at different senior centers. Enjoy a kid-friendly concert with different musicians.

Location:
1015 W. Howard Street
Evanston IL, 60202


Contact:
Beth Rose
BethRose@juf.org
312-357-4956


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Monday, October 10, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Music & Memories

Spend the morning with jBaby Chicago and the residents at different senior centers. Enjoy a kid-friendly concert with different musicians.

Location:
1015 W. Howard Street
Evanston IL, 60202


Contact:
Beth Rose
BethRose@juf.org
312-357-4956


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Monday, October 10, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/5/2016 - 9/4/2017)

Coffee and Conversation: A Support Group for Holocaust Survivors

This weekly support group for Holocaust survivors addresses past and present experiences, the challenges of aging, health concerns, family, relationships, planning for the future, holidays, and worldwide events. Led by Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services and Barbara Urbanska-Yeager, Jewish Child and Family Services. Sponsored by Jewish Child and Family Services and CJE SeniorLife. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Holocaust Community Services
HCS@cje.net
773-508-1004


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Monday, October 10, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Strength and Balance

A weekly exercise class geared for those with moderate Parkinson's disease. Classes are taught by Kelly Marten, a seasoned PD exercise teacher. Sessions run for 12 weeks, with a short break between each 12 weeks. Cost is $120 per 12 weeks. Diane Breslow LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 10, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Wellness Programs at JCC Chicago

Stay Fit: Exercise Classes
Strength & Balance


Location:
Bernard Horwich JCC
3003 W Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
pd@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 10, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class--Power Flow

A Parkinson's exercise class geared to those with early-stage Parkinson's disease. Active class, with a lot of movement. Taught by Kelly Marten, seasoned PD exercise teacher. Classes run for 12 weeks, with a break between each 12-week Session. Cost - $120/12 weeks. Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable for you.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow, MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

(Recurring Monthly on the Second Tuesday of every month between 9/13/2016 - 9/26/2017)

Russian Tea Time Chicago: Support Group for Russian Holocaust Survivors

This ongoing conversation group for Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Groups led by Irina Nizhnik and Roza Trogub from Holocaust Community Services are conducted in Russian. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Irina Nizhnik
Irina.Nizhnik@cje.net
773-508-1069


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Erev Yom Kippur Family Service

This worship service is designed for families with young children and is open to the community. Our Yom Kippur Family service is free and open to the community! Cost is free but tickets and an RSVP are required. For more information and to reserve your space, please call the synagogue office at 847-383-5017. This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Cantor Barnett.

Location:
225 N McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Erev Yom Kippur Family Service

This worship service is designed for families with young children and is open to the community. Our Yom Kippur Family service is free and open to the community! Cost is free but tickets and an RSVP are required. For more information and to reserve your space, please call the synagogue office at 847-383-5017. This service will be led by Rabbi Bellows, Rabbi Prass, and Cantor Barnett.

Location:
225 N McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Rabbi Prass
rabbiprass@congregation-betham.org
847-383-5017


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 8:15 PM - 10:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Erev Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre

Temple Beth Israel -- Erev Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre, Tuesday, October 11 at 8:15 p.m.– Evanston Township High School Auditorium (1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston). Tickets required. For more information or to order tickets, please contact TBI, 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Auditorium
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 8:15 PM - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 7:00 PM

Yom Kippur Services at Congregation Etz Chaim

Join us for Yom Kippur Services.

Kol Nidre Services begin at 8:15 PM on Tuesday, October 11. Adult and Jr. Congregation services begin at 10:00 AM on October 12.
Family and Children's services follow at 1:15 PM.
A discussion group will start at 2:30 PM.
The afternoon service will begin at 3:30 PM, immediately following the Yiskor service, and then the concluding service. Tickets are required. For ticket information, please contact the temple office at (630) 627-3912


Location:
1710 S. Highland
Lombard IL, 60148


Contact:
Adrienne Mintz
cec.officeasst@congetzchaim.org
630-627-3912


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Yom Kippur Family Service

KAM Isaiah Israel wants to help you plan a meaningful High Holy Day experience for your whole family. Please bring your children and join us on Yom Kippur! Family services will take place in Stone Chapel. This service is recommended for children through 4th grade.

Location:
1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Yom Kippur Family Service

KAM Isaiah Israel wants to help you plan a meaningful High Holy Day experience for your whole family. Please bring your children and join us on Yom Kippur! Family services will take place in Stone Chapel. This service is recommended for children through 4th grade.

Location:
1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Yom Kippur Young Families Service

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - Yom Kippur Young Families Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). For families with children age 5 and under. Non-members welcome. No tickets are required. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Yom Kippur Young Families Service

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - Yom Kippur Young Families Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria (1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). For families with children age 5 and under. Non-members welcome. No tickets are required. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Temple Beth Israel Yom Kippur Service

Temple Beth Israel -- Yom Kippur Service, Wednesday, October 12 at 10:00 a.m. Evanston Township High School Auditorium (1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston. Tickets required. For more information or to order tickets, please contact TBI, 847-675-0951 or visit www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Auditorium
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Yom Kippur Family Service

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - Yom Kippur Family Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria(1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). Tickets required for adults. Following the Yom Kippur Family Service, children in Pre-K-3rd grade are invited to participate in special programming, complete with holiday activities and snacks until the conclusion of the adult Yom Kippur morning service. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Yom Kippur Family Service

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. – Temple Beth Israel - Yom Kippur Family Service – Evanston Township High School Cafeteria(1600 Dodge Ave. Evanston). Tickets required for adults. Following the Yom Kippur Family Service, children in Pre-K-3rd grade are invited to participate in special programming, complete with holiday activities and snacks until the conclusion of the adult Yom Kippur morning service. Temple Beth Israel 847-675-0951, www.tbiskokie.org.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Cafeteria
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Yom Kippur High Holiday Abridged Family Service

Yom Kippur Family High Holiday Services in Buffalo Grove Town Center, 314 McHenry Rd. (2nd Floor). No where to go this year for the High Holidays? Tickets too expensive? Looking for something more meaningful? A great opportunity for you... Abridged explanatory service. Meaningful and inspirational. No membership or fee required. Suggested donation only. Special Children’s Service (for 4 year olds through 2nd grade). Yom Kippur, Wednesday 10/12/2016, 10:15 am.

Location:
314 McHenry Rd 2nd floor
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Eliezer Grunberg
bayjhc@gmail.com
347-742-2858


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM

Congregation Beth Judea holds Community Yizkor Service

Congregation Beth Judea (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove, Illinois) invites non-members to its annual community Yizkor (remembrance) Service on Yom Kippur Day, October 12, 2016, to be held only in the Buffalo Grove High School Cafeteria at 12:45 p.m. Non-Members will not need a ticket to attend this service but are reminded it will begin in the cafeteria only after our family Yom Kippur Service concludes.
Questions can be directed to Lisa Neiman at the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.


Location:
Buffalo Grove High School
1100 W. Dundee Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 2/17/2016 - 12/28/2016)

Living Life Through Loss: A Bereavement Support Group

Meets every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. This support group is for those ages 60+ who have recently lost a significant person in his or her life. Groups are open to the public and led by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W. Registration is required; $5 donation per session.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
David Rosenblatt
David.Rosenblatt@cje.net
773-508-1129


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Temple Beth Israel Afternoon, Yizkor and Neilah Services

Temple Beth Israel -- Afternoon, Yizkor and Neilah Services, Wednesday, October 12 at 2:30 p.m. Evanston Township High School Auditorium (1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston). Tickets are not required.

Location:
Evanston Township High School Auditorium
1600 Dodge Ave.
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Andrea Blain
info@tbiskokie.org
847-675-0951


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/21/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

A weekly support group for family members and care partners of those living with Parkinson's disease. Share experiences; ask questions; listen; receive understanding, support, and education. This support group meets weekly and is led by Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW, Consultant in Parkinson's disease and social worker at Northwestern Medicine Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/14/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Seated Strength and Stretch

A chair-based exercise class for people with Parkinson's disease. This class meets for 3 12-week sessions throughout the year. Instructor Kelly Marten is an experienced teacher of PD exercise. Call Diane Breslow MSW LCSW to enroll.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 3/3/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Seated Tai Chi

Thursdays from 10:30–11:30 a.m. This low impact exercise puts minimal stress on muscles and joints by using slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 11/17/2016)

Matter of Balance (Seven-Week Series)

This seven-week program emphasizes practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling, increase activity levels, change environment to reduce fall risk factors, and teaches simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Classes feature an exercise component and discussion and are held on Thursdays, October 6 to November 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration required; $45 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
Fourth Presbyterian Church
Center for Life and Learning, 126 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Susan Quaintance
squaintance@fourthchurch.org
312-981-3386


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 12/1/2016)

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (8 Weeks)

Created by the Arthritis Foundation as a community-based program for group exercise, this program helps reduce pain and stiffness, and improve or maintain mobility, muscle strength, and functional ability. Classes are offered in conjunction with Mather Lifeways Edgewater on Thursdays, October 6 to December 1 (no class on November 24) from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Registration required; $50 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
5649 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Mather Lifeways Edgewater
edgewater@matherlifeways.com
773-769-1995


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Thursday, October 13, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Friday, October 14, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 14, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 14, 2016 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

CJDS LEAP into Shabbat

CJDS's tot Shabbat program where children ages 0-3 and their parents have an opportunity to learn about and celebrate Shabbat.

Location:
5959 North Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Abbe Vallen
cjdsrsvp@chicagojewishdayschool.org
773-271-2700


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Friday, October 14, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, October 14, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Saturday, October 15, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 8/6/2016 - 12/31/2016)

Beth Tikvah Congregation Torah Study

Beth Tikvah Congregation in Hoffman Estates invites you to join us in weekly Torah study on Saturdays from 9 AM-10:15 AM. Led by Rabbi Taron Tachman as we study and discuss the weekly Torah portion. RSVP not needed. For more information call 847-885-4545 or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 9:45 AM - 2:00 PM

Mahjong Social Tournament

Compete for prizes and enjoy a full-service brunch at Weinberg Community and the Northbrook Park District Senior Center’s 6th annual mahjong social tournament. Entrance fee is $35. Registration is required by October 11. To register, call 847.291.2988 with class code 19082.

Location:
Weinberg Community for Senior Living
1551 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
Northbrook Park District
info@nbparks.org
847-291-2988


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Families in the Sukkah

Russian Book Buddies invites young families with kids 0-5 to join us for stories, craft projects and family fun! Russian Book Buddies in the Sukkah is organized by the Russian Jewish Division in partnership with the JUF Young Families, PJ Library, Genesis Philanthropy Group and Yachad Kids Academy.

Event is free of charge and is held in Russian.
Please either RSVP on Facebook or email janefaynshteyn@juf.org.

In case of rain the event will be canceled.
Location:
Sukkah at the backyard,
701 Aptakisic Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089


Location:
701 Aptakisic Rd
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
JaneFaynshteyn@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Families in the Sukkah

Russian Book Buddies invites young families with kids 0-5 to join us for stories, craft projects and family fun! Russian Book Buddies in the Sukkah is organized by the Russian Jewish Division in partnership with the JUF Young Families, PJ Library, Genesis Philanthropy Group and Yachad Kids Academy.

Event is free of charge and is held in Russian.
Please either RSVP on Facebook or email janefaynshteyn@juf.org.

In case of rain the event will be canceled.
Location:
Sukkah at the backyard,
701 Aptakisic Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089


Location:
701 Aptakisic Rd
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Jane Faynshteyn
JaneFaynshteyn@juf.org
312-673-2351


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Jewish National Fund - Day of Apple Picking with JNFuture

Enjoy a day of apple picking and fun activities to usher in fall with your family and friends at Apple Holler. All ages are welcome to join in the festivities.

Location:
Apple Holler
5006 S Sylvania Ave
Sturtevant WI, 53177


Contact:
Sara King
sking@jnf.org
847-656-8880


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Jewish National Fund - Day of Apple Picking with JNFuture

Enjoy a day of apple picking and fun activities to usher in fall with your family and friends at Apple Holler. All ages are welcome to join in the festivities.

Location:
Apple Holler
5006 S Sylvania Ave
Sturtevant WI, 53177


Contact:
Sara King
sking@jnf.org
847-656-8880


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Sunday, October 16, 2016 6:00 PM - Monday, October 17, 2016 10:00 AM

Sukkot Services

Beth Tikvah Congregation in Hoffman Estates will be celebrating Erev Sukkot and Consecration on Oct.16th at 6:00 PM followed by morning Sukkot services on Oct.17th at 10:00 AM. For more information please call 847-885-4545 or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Monday, October 17, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/5/2016 - 9/4/2017)

Coffee and Conversation: A Support Group for Holocaust Survivors

This weekly support group for Holocaust survivors addresses past and present experiences, the challenges of aging, health concerns, family, relationships, planning for the future, holidays, and worldwide events. Led by Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services and Barbara Urbanska-Yeager, Jewish Child and Family Services. Sponsored by Jewish Child and Family Services and CJE SeniorLife. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Holocaust Community Services
HCS@cje.net
773-508-1004


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Monday, October 17, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Strength and Balance

A weekly exercise class geared for those with moderate Parkinson's disease. Classes are taught by Kelly Marten, a seasoned PD exercise teacher. Sessions run for 12 weeks, with a short break between each 12 weeks. Cost is $120 per 12 weeks. Diane Breslow LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 17, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Wellness Programs at JCC Chicago

Stay Fit: Exercise Classes
Strength & Balance


Location:
Bernard Horwich JCC
3003 W Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
pd@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 17, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class--Power Flow

A Parkinson's exercise class geared to those with early-stage Parkinson's disease. Active class, with a lot of movement. Taught by Kelly Marten, seasoned PD exercise teacher. Classes run for 12 weeks, with a break between each 12-week Session. Cost - $120/12 weeks. Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable for you.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow, MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Tuesday, October 18, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

CFJE Board Meeting

CFJE Fall Board Meeting

Location:
30 S Wells Street
Chicago IL, 60606


Contact:
Scott Aaron
ScottAaron@cfje.org
312-673-3267


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Sukkot

Join Ketura Hadassah as we shake the lulav and etrog in a festive Sukkah. In keeping with the theme of the holiday our program will be Hospitality in Jewish Tradition: From the Bible to Our Beautiful Homes presented by: Lori B. Sagarin, R.J.E., Director of Congregational Learning Temple Beth Israel, Skokie.

Location:
Lincolnwood Jewish Congregation A.G. Beth Israel
7117 N. Crawford
Lincolnwood IL, 60712


Contact:
Beth Sair
bethsair@comcast.net
847-673-7247


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 2/17/2016 - 12/28/2016)

Living Life Through Loss: A Bereavement Support Group

Meets every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. This support group is for those ages 60+ who have recently lost a significant person in his or her life. Groups are open to the public and led by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W. Registration is required; $5 donation per session.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
David Rosenblatt
David.Rosenblatt@cje.net
773-508-1129


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Monthly on the Third Wednesday of every month between 9/21/2016 - 9/20/2017)

Russian Tea Time Buffalo Grove: Support Group for Russian Holocaust Survivors

This ongoing conversation group for Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors meets on the first and third Wednesdays of every month from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Groups led by Vera Rodriguez Mancera and Maya Gumirov from Holocaust Community Services are conducted in Russian. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
135 North Arlington Heights Road, Ste 104
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
Vera Rodriguez Mancera
Vera.RodriguezMancera@cje.net
773-508-1149


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/21/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

A weekly support group for family members and care partners of those living with Parkinson's disease. Share experiences; ask questions; listen; receive understanding, support, and education. This support group meets weekly and is led by Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW, Consultant in Parkinson's disease and social worker at Northwestern Medicine Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/14/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Seated Strength and Stretch

A chair-based exercise class for people with Parkinson's disease. This class meets for 3 12-week sessions throughout the year. Instructor Kelly Marten is an experienced teacher of PD exercise. Call Diane Breslow MSW LCSW to enroll.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 19, 2016 5:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Illinois Holocaust Museum's Private Fundraising Event

Illinois Holocaust Museum's Private Fundraising Event

Location:
Casino Club
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Jessica Lindholm
Jessica.Lindholm@ilhmec.org
847-967-4505


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 3/3/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Seated Tai Chi

Thursdays from 10:30–11:30 a.m. This low impact exercise puts minimal stress on muscles and joints by using slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 11/17/2016)

Matter of Balance (Seven-Week Series)

This seven-week program emphasizes practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling, increase activity levels, change environment to reduce fall risk factors, and teaches simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Classes feature an exercise component and discussion and are held on Thursdays, October 6 to November 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration required; $45 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
Fourth Presbyterian Church
Center for Life and Learning, 126 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Susan Quaintance
squaintance@fourthchurch.org
312-981-3386


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 12/1/2016)

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (8 Weeks)

Created by the Arthritis Foundation as a community-based program for group exercise, this program helps reduce pain and stiffness, and improve or maintain mobility, muscle strength, and functional ability. Classes are offered in conjunction with Mather Lifeways Edgewater on Thursdays, October 6 to December 1 (no class on November 24) from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Registration required; $50 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
5649 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Mather Lifeways Edgewater
edgewater@matherlifeways.com
773-769-1995


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event

You're invited to the YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event: Work For It, featuring panelists Lindsay McFarlane, Founder of Working Girl Inc. and Rachel Gillman Rischall, Marketing Director of Hogsalt Hospitality, with moderator Lisa Frank, Founder of LBF Recruitment Strategies.

Registration: 7:00pm
Program: 7:30pm

$30 in advance; $36 at the door

Light hors d'oeuvres, wine and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at 312-357-4879 or YWCCouncil@juf.org.


Location:
Space by Doejo
444 N. Wabash
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
JordynHarris@juf.org
312-357-4879


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event

You're invited to the YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event: Work For It, featuring panelists Lindsay McFarlane, Founder of Working Girl Inc. and Rachel Gillman Rischall, Marketing Director of Hogsalt Hospitality, with moderator Lisa Frank, Founder of LBF Recruitment Strategies.

Registration: 7:00pm
Program: 7:30pm

$30 in advance; $36 at the door

Light hors d'oeuvres, wine and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at 312-357-4879 or YWCCouncil@juf.org.


Location:
Space by Doejo
444 N. Wabash
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
JordynHarris@juf.org
312-357-4879


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event

You're invited to the YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event: Work For It, featuring panelists Lindsay McFarlane, Founder of Working Girl Inc. and Rachel Gillman Rischall, Marketing Director of Hogsalt Hospitality, with moderator Lisa Frank, Founder of LBF Recruitment Strategies.

Registration: 7:00pm
Program: 7:30pm

$30 in advance; $36 at the door

Light hors d'oeuvres, wine and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at 312-357-4879 or YWCCouncil@juf.org.


Location:
Space by Doejo
444 N. Wabash
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
JordynHarris@juf.org
312-357-4879


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Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event

You're invited to the YWC 2016 Fall Outreach Event: Work For It, featuring panelists Lindsay McFarlane, Founder of Working Girl Inc. and Rachel Gillman Rischall, Marketing Director of Hogsalt Hospitality, with moderator Lisa Frank, Founder of LBF Recruitment Strategies.

Registration: 7:00pm
Program: 7:30pm

$30 in advance; $36 at the door

Light hors d'oeuvres, wine and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at 312-357-4879 or YWCCouncil@juf.org.


Location:
Space by Doejo
444 N. Wabash
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
JordynHarris@juf.org
312-357-4879


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Friday, October 21, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 21, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (Northwest)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Lake County JCC
23280 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Lake Zurich IL, 60047


Contact:
Sharee Patt
SPatt@jccchicago.org
847-901-0620


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Friday, October 21, 2016 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

CJDS LEAP into Shabbat

CJDS's tot Shabbat program where children ages 0-3 and their parents have an opportunity to learn about and celebrate Shabbat.

Location:
5959 North Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Abbe Vallen
cjdsrsvp@chicagojewishdayschool.org
773-271-2700


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 9/16/2016 - 10/21/2016)

SENSE-ational Shabbat (North)

One of the ways toddlers learn about the world around them is through their senses. You and your little one will look, listen to, smell, touch and taste the beauty of Shabbat through interactive play designed to stimulate all five senses. Leave each of the six classes with materials and ideas to create sensory-rich experiences at home, too! Session runs from Friday, Sept. 16 through Friday, October 21.

This program is made possible by a grant from jBabyChicago, a program of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago.


Location:
Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Zahava Berman
ZBerman@gojcc.org
224-406-9207


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

(Recurring Monthly on the Third Friday of every month between 9/16/2016 - 6/16/2017)

Shabbat with a Twist

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, September 16, 2016 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join us for challah making, stories, and songs! Sing songs and hear a story read by our clergy, then you can twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. All are welcome! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Ave
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
DMoore@BethShalomNB.org
847-498-4100


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

(Recurring Monthly on the Third Friday of every month between 9/16/2016 - 6/16/2017)

Shabbat with a Twist

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, September 16, 2016 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join us for challah making, stories, and songs! Sing songs and hear a story read by our clergy, then you can twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. All are welcome! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Ave
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
DMoore@BethShalomNB.org
847-498-4100


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Shabbat with a Twist

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, October 21, November 18 & December 16, 2016 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join us for challah making, stories, and songs! Sing songs and hear a story read by our clergy, then you can twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. All are welcome! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ECastellano@BethShalomNB.org
847-498-4100


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Friday, October 21, 2016 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Shabbat with a Twist

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, October 21, November 18 & December 16, 2016 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join us for challah making, stories, and songs! Sing songs and hear a story read by our clergy, then you can twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. All are welcome! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ECastellano@BethShalomNB.org
847-498-4100


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Friday, October 21, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Young Adult Sukkah Shabbat

Come to the Young Adult Sukkah Shabbat on October 21 at Am Shalom (840 Vernon Ave., Glencoe).
The night will start under the sukkah for wine and cheese at 6 pm. Services and Shabbat dinner will follow. Mingle with other young adults and engage in conversation with Rabbi Pam Mandel.

6 pm- 6:30 pm: wine and cheese will be served in the sukkah
6:30 pm-7:30 pm: Am Shalom will have services
7:30 pm: dinner and mingling

The cost to attend is $15 which includes wine and kosher dinner.


Location:
Am Shalom
840 Vernon Ave
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Friday, October 21, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Young Adult Sukkah Shabbat

Come to the Young Adult Sukkah Shabbat on October 21 at Am Shalom (840 Vernon Ave., Glencoe).
The night will start under the sukkah for wine and cheese at 6 pm. Services and Shabbat dinner will follow. Mingle with other young adults and engage in conversation with Rabbi Pam Mandel.

6 pm- 6:30 pm: wine and cheese will be served in the sukkah
6:30 pm-7:30 pm: Am Shalom will have services
7:30 pm: dinner and mingling

The cost to attend is $15 which includes wine and kosher dinner.


Location:
Am Shalom
840 Vernon Ave
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
Sammi Cutler
SamanthaCutler@juf.org
312-357-4809


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Saturday, October 22, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Saturday, between 8/6/2016 - 12/31/2016)

Beth Tikvah Congregation Torah Study

Beth Tikvah Congregation in Hoffman Estates invites you to join us in weekly Torah study on Saturdays from 9 AM-10:15 AM. Led by Rabbi Taron Tachman as we study and discuss the weekly Torah portion. RSVP not needed. For more information call 847-885-4545 or visit our website www.beth-tikvah.org.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Saturday, October 22, 2016 3:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Third Coast Boat Party – Kickoff

Join us for NFTY Chicago and OSRUI's first ever third coast boat! Enjoy stellar music and a delicious dinner while we cruise. Experience Havdallah overlooking Lake Michigan. NFTY and OSRUI's Third Coast Boat Party is pure fun - you'll get to meet Jewish teenagers from all over Chicago, and did we mention, WE'RE PARTYING ON A BOAT!? All Jewish high schoolers are welcome to join us. Register by Thursday, October 6, 2016

Location:
Navy Pier
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Logan Zinman
lzinman@urj.org
212-452-6703


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Sunday, October 23, 2016 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Congregation Beth Judea Holds Steak & Scotch Under the Stars

Congregation Beth Judea's (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove) Men's Club invites members and non-members to join them on Sunday, October 23, 2016 from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. outside in our Sukkah to enjoy steak, scotch and lots of friendly camaraderie. Cost is $55 per person and you must be 21 years old to attend. Space is limited so an RSVP is requested by October 16 to Eric Yegelwel at ejwhy@aol.com or Allen Harris at allen.harris@hillshirebrands.com. Questions should be directed to the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.

Location:
Congregation Beth Judea
Illinois Rt.83 at Hilltop Road
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Sunday, October 23, 2016 6:00 PM - Monday, October 24, 2016 10:00 AM

Simchat Torah at Beth Tikvah

Beth Tikvah Congregation will have a Simchat Torah Jam on Sunday Oct. 23rd at 6:00 PM followed by Simchat Torah services and Yizkor on Monday Oct. 24th At 10:00 AM.

Location:
300 Hillcrest blvd.
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Lucy
office@beth-tikvah.org
847-885-4545


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Monday, October 24, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/5/2016 - 9/4/2017)

Coffee and Conversation: A Support Group for Holocaust Survivors

This weekly support group for Holocaust survivors addresses past and present experiences, the challenges of aging, health concerns, family, relationships, planning for the future, holidays, and worldwide events. Led by Yonit Hoffman, Ph.D., Holocaust Community Services and Barbara Urbanska-Yeager, Jewish Child and Family Services. Sponsored by Jewish Child and Family Services and CJE SeniorLife. Free and open to Holocaust survivors; registration is required. Please call to register and confirm dates/times.

Location:
Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Holocaust Community Services
HCS@cje.net
773-508-1004


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Monday, October 24, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Strength and Balance

A weekly exercise class geared for those with moderate Parkinson's disease. Classes are taught by Kelly Marten, a seasoned PD exercise teacher. Sessions run for 12 weeks, with a short break between each 12 weeks. Cost is $120 per 12 weeks. Diane Breslow LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 24, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Wellness Programs at JCC Chicago

Stay Fit: Exercise Classes
Strength & Balance


Location:
Bernard Horwich JCC
3003 W Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
pd@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Monday, October 24, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Monday, between 9/12/2016 - 12/19/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class--Power Flow

A Parkinson's exercise class geared to those with early-stage Parkinson's disease. Active class, with a lot of movement. Taught by Kelly Marten, seasoned PD exercise teacher. Classes run for 12 weeks, with a break between each 12-week Session. Cost - $120/12 weeks. Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW will work with you to determine which level class is most suitable for you.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow, MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.org
773-516-5864


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Tuesday, October 25, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Tuesday, October 25, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Tuesday, October 25, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, between 9/8/2015 - 12/31/2016)

Fun with Art (4-6 Years)

This Art-focused group is great for a child who has limited experience with art activities or a child who loves art and needs extra support using materials. Each week children complete an art project--from setup, execution, to clean-up! Children are exposed to a variety of art materials such as paint, glue and sand, and practice school-based skills such as cutting, gluing, painting, and following multi-step directions. Additionally, this group incorporates fun, gross and fine motor and sensory play activities to build upon each week’s art project theme. Come join the Fun! Led by a licensed Occupational Therapist. Fee: $450 for 8-week series. **We bill insurance. Please inquire about our partnering insurance plans.

Location:
Kersten Children's Center
255 Revere Drive Suite 200
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Meredith White
meredithwhite@jcfs.org
847-412-4336


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 2/17/2016 - 12/28/2016)

Living Life Through Loss: A Bereavement Support Group

Meets every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. This support group is for those ages 60+ who have recently lost a significant person in his or her life. Groups are open to the public and led by David Rosenblatt, L.C.S.W. Registration is required; $5 donation per session.

Location:
Bernard Horwich Building
3003 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
David Rosenblatt
David.Rosenblatt@cje.net
773-508-1129


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/21/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group

A weekly support group for family members and care partners of those living with Parkinson's disease. Share experiences; ask questions; listen; receive understanding, support, and education. This support group meets weekly and is led by Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW, Consultant in Parkinson's disease and social worker at Northwestern Medicine Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow MSW, LCSW
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 9/14/2016 - 12/14/2016)

Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class: Seated Strength and Stretch

A chair-based exercise class for people with Parkinson's disease. This class meets for 3 12-week sessions throughout the year. Instructor Kelly Marten is an experienced teacher of PD exercise. Call Diane Breslow MSW LCSW to enroll.

Location:
JCC Chicago Horwich Building
3003 West Touhy Avenue
Chicago IL, 60645


Contact:
Diane Breslow
dbreslow@jccchicago.com
773-516-5864


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Congregation Beth Judea Sisterhood hosts Book Club

Congregation Beth Judea's (Ill. Rt. 83 at Hilltop Road, Long Grove, Illinois) Sisterhood invites the Community to join in on a book discussion of "Karolina's Twins" by Ronald Balson on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the author as part of this program. Suggested cost is $5/person. Please RSVP by October 15 as there is limited seating. Questions can be directed to Lisa Neiman at the Synagogue office at 847-634-0777.

Location:
Congregation Beth Judea
Illinois Rt.83 at Hilltop Road
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Lisa Neiman
lneiman@bethjudea.org
847-634-0777


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Meet Author Ronald Balson

Back by popular demand, Ronald Balson, author of Once We Were Brothers, returns to Beth Judea to discuss his newest book, Karolina’s Twins. This special event is being hosted by Congregation Beth Judea’s Sisterhood & Northwest Chapter Hadassah.

Suggested Donation is $5. Funds will go towards Hadassah Hospital in Israel & Sisterhood Torah Fund.

Limited seating. Please RSVP to Brenda Levin at brendaclevin@yahoo.com.


Location:
Congregation Beth Judea
5304 RFD (Hilltop & Route 83)
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Brenda Levin
brendaclevin@yahoo.com
847-634-0777


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 3/3/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Seated Tai Chi

Thursdays from 10:30–11:30 a.m. This low impact exercise puts minimal stress on muscles and joints by using slow, controlled movements and gradual shifts of body weight. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 11:18 AM - Sunday, October 30, 2016 11:18 AM

Women for Reform Judaism Midwest District Convention

Bi-annual convention for Women for Reform Judaism Midwest District. Installation of new president and board.

Location:
DoubleTree Hotel
2111 Butterfield Rd
Downers Grove IL, 60515


Contact:
Rachel Roth
rroth@accantors.org
847-781-7800


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 11/17/2016)

Matter of Balance (Seven-Week Series)

This seven-week program emphasizes practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling, increase activity levels, change environment to reduce fall risk factors, and teaches simple exercises to increase strength and balance. Classes feature an exercise component and discussion and are held on Thursdays, October 6 to November 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration required; $45 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
Fourth Presbyterian Church
Center for Life and Learning, 126 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago IL, 60611


Contact:
Susan Quaintance
squaintance@fourthchurch.org
312-981-3386


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 12:00 PM - Sunday, October 30, 2016 12:00 PM

Women of Reform Judaism Midwest District Convention

Women of Reform Judaism Midwest District Convention will be held October 27-30, 2016 at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton & Conference Center in Downers Grove, Illinois. WRJ Midwest District one of eight affiliated sisterhood/women’s group districts within Women of Reform Judaism (WRJ), an affiliate of the Union for Reform Judaism.

“B’reishit…A New Beginning; Creating Our WRJ Community One Woman at a Time” is the theme of the four-day event that features Sara Charney, WRJ Vice President Programs and Education, along with a host of workshops, uplifting worship experiences, an awards ceremony, local and national entertainment, and installation of the 2016-2018 officers and board members.

Registrations opens at noon on Thursday. Oct. 27.

A wine and cheese reception Thursday night with entertainment by the Zafirah Belly Dancing Troupe kicks off the four-day event. Friday night Shabbat services will be held at Congregation Etz Cha


Location:
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton & Conference Cente
2111 Butterfield Rd.
Downers Grove IL, 60515


Contact:
Linn Ullenbrauck
linnEUPooh@att.net
224-723-8005


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, between 3/1/2016 - 12/29/2016)

Parkinson’s on the Move: Basic Exercise Class

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1–2 p.m. CJE’s specialized exercise programs are designed to address weakened muscles, minimize the risk of falls, and facilitate functional independence for people with Parkinson’s disease. Basic exercise classes focus on flexibility, restoring movement, and rhythm control, which can lead to better posture, improved coordination, and increased energy levels. Programs are free and open to public.

Location:
Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
9700 Gross Point Road
Skokie IL, 60076


Contact:
Cindy Pedersen
Cindy.Pedersen@cje.net
847-929-3022


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 10/6/2016 - 12/1/2016)

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (8 Weeks)

Created by the Arthritis Foundation as a community-based program for group exercise, this program helps reduce pain and stiffness, and improve or maintain mobility, muscle strength, and functional ability. Classes are offered in conjunction with Mather Lifeways Edgewater on Thursdays, October 6 to December 1 (no class on November 24) from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Registration required; $50 fee includes registration, materials, and books.

Location:
St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
5649 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Mather Lifeways Edgewater
edgewater@matherlifeways.com
773-769-1995


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 9/15/2016 - 1/19/2017)

Say It In Hebrew Fall 2016

Learn the everyday, conversational, language spoken in Israel and its part in Israeli culture.

Students are immersed in a Hebrew-speaking setting in small classes with fellow learners of similar language proficiency.


Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Elisa Lupovitch
elupovitch@jccchicago.org
847-763-3571


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM

Women's Board Gathering For Outreach (GO!) Event

You're invited to the Women's Board Gathering For Outreach (GO!) Event featuring mixologist, Ari Moffic Silver. Join us for a "spirited" evening as we learn how to create delicious Jewish-inspired cocktails.

Gatherings for Outreach (GO!) is a Women's Board community initiative designed to educate women about Jewish topics, family issues and current events, while heightening Jewish identity and enabling event attendees to meet other women in the community.

Registration: 7:15pm
Program: 7:45pm

Couvert: $36

Beverages, light hors d'oeuvres, and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at WomensDiv@juf.org.


Location:
Highland Park Community House
1991 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
WomensDiv@juf.org
312-357-4821


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Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM

Women's Board Gathering For Outreach (GO!) Event

You're invited to the Women's Board Gathering For Outreach (GO!) Event featuring mixologist, Ari Moffic Silver. Join us for a "spirited" evening as we learn how to create delicious Jewish-inspired cocktails.

Gatherings for Outreach (GO!) is a Women's Board community initiative designed to educate women about Jewish topics, family issues and current events, while heightening Jewish identity and enabling event attendees to meet other women in the community.

Registration: 7:15pm
Program: 7:45pm

Couvert: $36

Beverages, light hors d'oeuvres, and dessert will be served. Dietary laws observed.

A meaningful individual women's gift of your choosing to the 2016 or 2017 JUF Annual Campaign is required to attend.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Jordyn Harris at WomensDiv@juf.org.


Location:
Highland Park Community House
1991 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Jordyn Harris
WomensDiv@juf.org
312-357-4821


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Friday, October 28, 2016 4:00 PM - Sunday, October 30, 2016 3:00 PM

GMR Fall Convention 2016

Register for GMR's Fall Convention 2016! Cost: $219. Regular Registration runs through October 21. Space is limited to 120 teens. Register early and don't miss out! With questions contact gmr@bbyo.org.

Location:
RSVP for address
Chicago IL, 60077


Contact:
Danny Bittker
dbittker@bby.org
224-406-9260


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