Entries by PJC

Scavenger Hunt at Woodfield Mall!

Sunday,  January 11,  2:45 pm to 4:30 pm At Woodfield Mall 5 Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, IL Drop off and pick up at Forever Yogurt, Lower Level near Macy’s Open to all Jewish 5th graders through high school. Have fun solving clues in the mall, making friends and snacking on frozen yogurt! After dropping off your […]

Rabbi Ari Moffic to speak on “The December Dilemma”

On December 14, 2014, Rabbi Ari Moffic, the Director of InterfaithFamily/Chicago will be speaking about balancing the holidays in Interfaith Families. This program is geared for couples, parents, and grandparents. Rabbi Moffic will be speaking at 10:30 am at Congregation Kneseth Israel, located at 330 Division Street in Elgin IL 60120. There is no charge […]

Hanukkah Party & Candle Making

Open to all Jewish 5th graders through high school. Sunday, December 7 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm at McHenry County Jewish Congregation 8617 Ridgefield Road, Crystal Lake After dropping off your child at MCJC, parents are invited to gather at the nearby Starbucks Coffee at 40 N Williams Street in Crystal Lake. Hang out and […]

Israel’s Security Concerns

The Adult Education Committees of Temple B’nai Israel and Congregation Beth Shalom present Its 5th Annual Joint Program ROBERT SCHWARTZ, SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR FOR THE CONSUL GENERAL OF ISRAEL FOR THE MIDWEST ISRAEL’S SECURITY CONCERNS Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 4:00pm at Temple B’nai Israel, 400 N. Edgelawn, Aurora IL 60506 As Senior Policy Advisor […]

MITZVAH DAY – Open to all 5th graders through High School

Sunday, November 16 3 pm to 4:30 pm At the Community Crisis Center in Elgin Please RSVP to receive directions. We will be packing food donations for Thanksgiving, and/or cleaning toys for families in need, or whatever help is needed! Suggested Donation: A new Toothbrush! Please RSVP online at: http://prairiejewishyouth.weebly.com/calendar-of-programs.html or email Elise Kleinman at […]

Join Us for an Evening with Author Maggie Anton

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 7:00-9:00 PM at Congregation Kneseth Israel – CKI 330 Division Elgin IL 60120 Maggie Anton is the award-winning author of the historical fiction series Rashi’s Daughters, and Rav Hisda’s Daughter, and Enchantress. She is a Talmud scholar, with expertise in Jewish women’s history. Free admission. Books available for purchase and autograph. […]

Once We Were Brothers

Sunday, Oct. 26th, 10:00am. Temple B’nai Israel presents it’s 1st Annual Temple Read: Once We Were Brothers, by Ronald Balsam, who will speak about the book. For more information, call the temple at 630-892-2450. 400. N. Edgelawn Aurora IL 60506 http://temple-bnai-israel.org https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17834834-once-we-were-brothers

Roz Varon to Speak at Temple B’nai Israel

Temple B’nai Israel Sisterhood Presents Chicago TV personality, Roz Varon Sunday morning, September 21, 2014 Roz Varon is the Emmy Award-winning Traffic/Transportation Anchor for Chicago’s top-rated ABC 7 News This Morning. A Breast Cancer Survivor, she works diligently to help heighten cancer prevention and awareness. 10:00am – Brunch Reservations necessary Email Cyndy Raymond at buboobear2@aol.com 11:00am — […]

Special Musical Event at CKI

Friday Night Services Resume at Congregation Kneseth Israel with Special Musical Guests  August 12, 2014, Elgin, Illinois After the usual summer break, Friday Night Sabbath Services will resume at Congregation Kneseth Israel on Friday evening September 5th at 7:30 p.m. This very special service will feature Soul Zimra, a renowned Jewish worship band that brings meaning, energy, transcendence and light to […]

Topsy Turvy Bus Coming!

Prairie Jewish Coalition is hosting Teva’s Topsy Turvy Bus! Sunday, July 13th 1-3pm Park at 1700 Averill Road, Geneva, IL $10 suggested donation per family $5 per person All are welcome! Topsy Turvy is a bus that runs on vegetable oil and is traveling the country with their group of dynamic Jewish educators. Learn about […]