Are you a kosher culture vulture?

While Temple Sholom takes a Summer break from our Adult Ed and Religious School,

Saturday morning Minyan and Spirituality groups as well as our busy affiliates sponsor events year round – Check www.sholomchicago.org. But while we have longer days and warmer temps, let’s explore the greater Chicago Jewish experiences.

Check out some of the Jewish themed events happening now…

Mel Brooks documentary on PBS: Retrospective on his career.
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/category/episodes/current-season/

The Pianist of Willesden Lane: Royal George Theatre, memoir of Lisa Yura as portrayed by her daughter.
http://www.theatreinchicago.com/the-pianist-of-willesden-lane/6291/

The Invasion of Skokie: Mayer Kaplan JCC 5050 W. Dempster, Skokie.  Drama explores the Nazi petition to march in Skokie in 1978
http://www.theatreinchicago.com/the-invasion-of-skokie/4137/

Shalom Chicago:  Chicago History Museum, Clark Street at North Avenue*
http://www.chicagohistory.org/planavisit/exhibitions/shalom-chicago

Chicago Jewish Festival: June 10 Niles*
http://niles.patch.com/announcements/chicago-jewish-festival-planned-for-june-10

*family friendly

Helene Kohn is a life long Chicago resident, and lover of old buildings in her Lincoln Park neighborhood.  She is a past president of Temple Sholom and served on the board for 20 years.