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Morning Book Club- January 11:00 am
Morning Book Club- January
Jan 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
     
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 3 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 3 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 6 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 6 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
Monthly Film Night: A Tale of Love and Darkness 7:00 pm
Monthly Film Night: A Tale of Love and Darkness
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Film Night: <i>A Tale of Love and Darkness</i>
The story of Amos Oz’s youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man’s relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell become the stories we live.
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 8 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Tu BiSh’vat
Tu BiSh’vat
Jan 10 – Jan 11 all-day
To learn more about Tu BiSh’vat click here.
Downtown Talmud Study 12:00 pm
Downtown Talmud Study
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Meets at the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt center (71 South Wacker, Floor 19). Make Talmud study a fixed habit. RSVP needed in advance to be on security list.
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 10 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 10 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom & Or Chadash Dinner 7:00 pm
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Or Chadash/Makom Late Service 7:45 pm
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 11 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah: Oliver Gray 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah: Oliver Gray
Jan 11 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Parents: Michael & Nada Gray Sibling: Maya School:  Latin School Mitzvah Project:  Volunteered at Temple Sholom Monday Meals
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 13 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 15 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 17 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Justice Shabbat featuring Alex Kotlowitz 6:15 pm
Shabbat Justice Shabbat featuring Alex Kotlowitz
Jan 17 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Award-Winning Author joins us for Sholom Justice Shabbat Awarded two Peabody Awards, two Columbia DuPonts, the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, and the George Polk Award, Alex Kotlowitz will be at Temple Sholom discussing his latest book, An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago. With wisdom, empathy and honesty, Alex will describe the heart-wrenching conditions in some of Chicago’s ...
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 18 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah: Jackson Rotman 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah: Jackson Rotman
Jan 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Jackson Rotman
PARENTS     Marc & Staci Rotman SIBLINGS    Sydney SCHOOL      Burley Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT    Volunteered with ICE (inner city education) teaching at-risk youth how to play hockey and helping with homework.
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Mishpacha Sponsored Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Mishpacha Sponsored Monday Meal
Jan 20 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mishpacha is proud to sponsor Temple Sholom’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday Meal. There is no better day to ensure equality for all and to feed those who are hungry. We are asking all Mishpacha families to join together in support of this effort. You can show your generosity and compassion for others by making a donation or volunteering your family’s time on ...
Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 20 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 22 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
Mandy Patinkin “Night on the Town” 7:30 pm
Mandy Patinkin “Night on the Town” @ Chicago Theater
Jan 23 @ 7:30 pm – Jan 24 @ 11:00 am
 
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Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway
Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway @ OSRUI
Jan 24 – Jan 26 all-day
Build community by getting away to enjoy Shabbat time together at camp. Our clergy will facilitate the adult and family programs, and children’s programming will be led by Caleb Bromberg, Jay Rapoport, and our teen Madrichim. There will be time for parents and chilren to connect, together and separately, with other families as well as our clergy, education team, and ...
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 24 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Jan 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Mindful Jewish Aging 2:00 pm
Mindful Jewish Aging
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Mindful Jewish Aging to explore the spiritual gifts of life after fifty. This group meets  to study, schmooze, eat, sing and investigate this rewarding period of life using ancient and modern texts, poetry, art and music.
Bar Mitzvah: Charlie Rosenberg 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah: Charlie Rosenberg
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Charlie Rosenberg
Parents:  Scott & Beth Rosenberg Siblings:  Maya & Luke School:  Alcott Elementary School Mitzvah Project:  Worked with Operation Gratitude to donate care packages to deployed U.S. military, first responders, wounded heroes and caregivers, military families and veterans.
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Adult Ed: Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash 9:30 am
Adult Ed: Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Sacred Symphonies: Music As Midrash Rabbi Don Rossoff SUNDAYS | JAN. 26, FEB. 2, 9 | 9:30 AM The Bible has inspired creative midrash (interpretation) not just by ancient rabbis but by musicians, artists and poets throughout the ages, including modern Jewish classical composers. In this three-part class, we will listen to and analyze three Biblically based modern compositions: Bloch’s ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing 10:45 am
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing
Jan 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Adult Ed: Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing
Life Stories & Legacy: Our Jewish Journeys A Three-Part Series on Faith & Writing Ellen Blum Barish SUNDAYS | JAN. 26, FEB. 2, 9 | 10:45 AM Part I: The Legacy Letters In this workshop, we will read excerpts from older texts to get a feel for how values and ethics have been articulated over the years. We will identify ...
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Intro to Judiasm 6:45 pm
Intro to Judiasm
Jan 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Judaism Rabbi Rossoff, Rabbi Conover, Rabbi Gellman, Cantor Ben-David, and Jay Rapoport, RJE MONDAY EVENINGS DEC. 2 – MAY 4 | 6:45 – 8:45 PM Introduction to Judaism is an 18-week overview of Judaism providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Jan 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Jan 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 29 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 31 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 31 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Jan
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Fri
Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway @ OSRUI
Jan 24 – Jan 26 all-day

Build community by getting away to enjoy Shabbat time together at camp. Our clergy will facilitate the adult and family programs, and children’s programming will be led by Caleb Bromberg, Jay Rapoport, and our teen Madrichim. There will be time for parents and chilren to connect, together and separately, with other families as well as our clergy, education team, and teens! Enjoy relaxed meals, play games, and learn together. Siblings of all ages welcome!

Please direct any questions about the retreat to Jay Rapoport at Jay@sholomchicago.org

JK-4th Grade Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway Winter 2020

URJ Camp OSRUI in Oconomowoc, WI

Experience the magic of camp with other Temple Sholom families and our clergy, education & engagement teams – siblings welcome!

Questions? Contact Emma@sholomchicago.org or 773-435-1542

 

 

Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 24 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jan 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Jan
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Sat
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am