Entries by PJC

PJY Mitzvah Day!

Open to all Jewish 5th graders through high school. Come and help sort food donations for Thanksgiving and/or clean toys for families in need (or whatever help is needed). Sunday, November 8 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm At the Community Crisis Center in Elgin Please RSVP for directions. No charge, but suggested donation: A new […]


All Jewish 5th graders through High Schoolers are invited to attend! LazerMaxx Sunday, August 2, 2015 2 PM to 4 PM Early Bird Discount if you RSVP & PAY by Wednesday, July 29 – $25.00 per person Regular Price at the door – $30 per person Price includes two 30-minute laser games, 20 arcade tokens, […]

Shabbat on the Farm

FAMILY | COMMUNITY SHABBAT – FRIDAY, JULY 17TH There is no cost for this experience of welcoming Shabbat with old and new friends. 6 pm Tour the Farm and visit with the Farm Animals 6:30 pm Services 7 pm Shabbat Meal 8 pm Oneg | Dessert – provided by PJC Bring Your Own Dinner, Blankets […]

Camp Henry Horner Overnight Shabbaton!

McHenry County Jewish Congregation (MCJC) invites all Jewish 6th graders through High Schoolers to enjoy a special Shabbat at Camp Henry Horner in Ingleside, Illinois! Friday, October 9, 5:15 pm to Saturday, October 10, 3:15 pm Drop off & pick up at MCJC, 8617 Ridgefield Road, Crystal Lake, IL $95/person MUST RSVP BY FRIDAY, AUGUST […]

Game Night!

Saturday, April 11 7 pm to 9:30 pm at the home of Danielle Grosman in West Dundee. Please RSVP for the address. Come and play games! Make new friends and meet old ones! Bring a game you like to play, anything BUT no video games and a snack to pass. We will have drinks, snacks and […]

PJY High School Club

Charoset Making Around the World! (Now including current 8th graders!) Sunday, March 8 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm At the home of Coby Ilani in Elgin Please RSVP for the address PLEASE NOTE, THE CLUB IS NOW OPEN TO CURRENT 8TH GRADERS AND HIGH SCHOOLERS! Click here to RSVP! or go to: http://prairiejewishyouth.weebly.com/calendar-of-programs.html  

Adult Hebrew Classes Forming at Congregation Kneseth Israel

Congregation Kneseth Israel is pleased to announce a new Adult Hebrew class is forming. This class will meet every other Sunday morning for eight sessions from 11:00 am -12:00 pm at CKI, 330 Division Street, in Elgin. Classes begin March 1st. The class is designed to be a “crash course.” By the end of the […]

Rock Climbing, Gaga and Pizza!

Sunday, March 15, 2015 2:45 pm to 4:30 pm At the Centre of Elgin 100 Symphony Way, Elgin, IL 60120Open to all Jewish 5th graders through high school. Have fun rock climbing, playing Gaga (Jewish dodgeball) and snacking on pizza!$15/person if you pay online in advance at http://prairiejewishyouth.weebly.com/calendar-of-programs.html $20/person at the doorYOU MUST BRING IN THE SIGNED […]

Chicken Soup Lunch Sale

Back by Popular Demand Temple B’nai Israel Sisterhood’s 5TH ANNUAL Chicken Soup Lunch Sale SUNDAY, FEB. 8, 2015 11:30am to 2:00pm PICK-UP OR DINE-IN! $8/person, $4/ kids 10 and under, Free/ 3 and under SOUP & MORE… Enjoy a bowl of homemade chicken soup with your choice of matzo balls or noodles, and more!! Vegetarian […]

Jewish High School Club Informational Meeting

Sunday, Feb. 15 2:00 pm to 3:30 PM At the home of Megan Placko in Elgin No Charge. Open to High Schoolers only. Come to this FIRST EVER information meeting with Jewish Student Connecion and explore Club options. If you know any teens that would be interested, please help spread the word and invite them, […]