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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Dec 1 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – William Kulwin 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – William Kulwin
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
PARENTS                                   Lisa Coconato and Shelly Kulwin SIBLINGS                                  Francesca and Charlie SCHOOL                                     Catherine Cook School MITZVAH PROJECT               Purchased, assembled, and donated backpacks with school supplies to CPS homeless students
Mindful Jewish Aging 1:00 pm
Mindful Jewish Aging @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us as we explore the spiritual gifts of life after fifty. Sociologist Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot writes, “We must develop a compelling vision of later life, one that does not assume a trajectory of decline after fifty, but recognizes this as a time of potential change, growth, and new learning…” While Zalman Schacter-Shalomi teaches, “As the period in which we harvest ...
Bar Mitzvah- Jonah Fienberg 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah- Jonah Fienberg
Dec 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 pm
PARENTS                         Audra Berg & Josh Fienberg SIBLING                            Levi Fienberg SCHOOL                            Whitney M. Young Academic Center MITZVAH PROJECT      Spent five days volunteering at a variety of sites around Chicago with JUF’s Teen Program Camp TOV
Noar Shalom Youth Bowling Event 5:30 pm
Noar Shalom Youth Bowling Event @ Waveland Bowl
Dec 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hit the lanes and play some games! Challenge your friends to see who can get closest to a perfect 300! Dinner included!
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Chanukah
Chanukah
Dec 2 – Dec 9 all-day
 
1st candle of Chanukah
2018 Chanukah Box Volunteer Project 9:00 am
2018 Chanukah Box Volunteer Project
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us on Sunday, Dec. 2 from 9:00am – 2:00pm for the Chanukah Box Project as we pack and deliver food to families in need throughout the Chicagoland area. We need volunteers to help pack boxes with food, as well as volunteers who can deliver the boxes that morning. To sign-up to help pack or deliver, please visit sholomchicago.org/chanukah-boxes.
Adult Ed- Winter Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed- Winter Session
Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Judaism, #metoo, and the Ethical Imperative Rabbi Shoshanah Conover DEC. 2, 9, 16 | 9:30 – 10:30 AM As we struggle with the issues of power, oppression and safety in our day, we sometimes find incredible wisdom in the most unlikely places. Join us for an exploration of an ancient midrash whose relevance on women’s issues makes it seem as ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Yom Horim (Parents’ Day) 1st Grade 9:45 am
Yom Horim (Parents’ Day) 4th Grade 9:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Rabbi Michael Zedek 10:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Rabbi Michael Zedek
Dec 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Miracles of the Ordinary Rabbi Michael Zedek SUNDAYS | DEC. 2 & 9 10:45 – 11:45 AM You may have noticed a rather peculiar phenomenon in the Hebrew Bible; namely every time a so-called miracle occurs, none of the characters seem to draw the “correct” lesson – which must be the lesson. We will take a look at what that ...
Chagigat Chanukah Family Sing-Along 11:15 am
Chagigat Chanukah Family Sing-Along
Dec 2 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 am
 
Madrichim Chanukah Party 12:15 pm
Madrichim Chanukah Party
Dec 2 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Enjoy a Chanukah-themed lunch and activities as a thank-you for your hard work!
Makom Book Club 1:00 pm
Makom Book Club @ Colectivo Coffee- Andresonville
Dec 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Makom Book Club @ Colectivo Coffee- Andresonville | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon ...
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Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT 8:00 am
Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Congregational Monday Morning <i>Minyan</i> sponsored by IOT
Monday Morning Minyan is a monthly relaxed, come-as-you-are, early-morning service lasting approximately 30-45 minutes and led by one of Temple Sholom’s Clergy member. It features a Torah Reading with explanation and discussion.  The short service is followed by a continental breakfast including coffee, juice and pastries with time to socialize with new friends, congregants and the Clergy. Whether you are ...
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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 ...
Adult B’nai Mitzvah Event 6:15 pm
Adult B’nai Mitzvah Event
Dec 3 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Interested in Becoming an Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah? For those who did not have the chance to celebrate becoming Bar/Bat Mitzvah at 13, we offer the opportunity to acquire the skills necessary to read from the Torah and to write a d’var Torah and reflect on the Torah portion as an adult. The clergy of Temple Sholom would love to help ...
Intro to Judaism 6:45 pm
Intro to Judaism
Dec 3 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Jusaidm is an 18-week overview or Judaism, which we will offer twice this year, providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies, Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the symbols, liturgy, music, traditions and Hebrew blessings that accompany Jewish celebrations in the home and synagogue. Introduction to Judaism is ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Dec 3 @ 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 ...
Monthly Film Night 7:00 pm
Monthly Film Night
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for the screening and discussion of movies with a Jewish theme.
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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
Dec 4 @ 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
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Chicago Reform 20’s & 30’s Chanukah Party 6:00 pm
Chicago Reform 20’s & 30’s Chanukah Party @ Chicago Sinai Congregation
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Reform 20's & 30's <i>Chanukah</i> Party @ Chicago Sinai Congregation | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join the Chicago Reform community to celebrate the 3rd night of Chanukah together! Join other Chicago 20’s/30’s for a fun night of trivia, cocktails, latke bar and more! This event is free, but registration is required, & we ask that you bring a new or gently used gift to donate. REGISTER HERE Learn more about 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 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
Dec 5 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Monthly Morning Book Club: Rules of Civility by Amor Towles 11:00 am
Monthly Morning Book Club: Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Monthly Morning Book Club: <i>Rules of Civility</i> by Amor Towles
On the last night of 1937, twenty-five-year-old Katey Kontent is in a second-rate Greenwich Village jazz bar with her boardinghouse roommate stretching three dollars as far as it will go when Tinker Grey, a handsome banker with royal blue eyes and a tempered smile, happens to sit at the neighboring table. This chance encounter and its startling consequences propel Katey ...
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Dec 6 @ 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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Congregational Chanukah Celebration & Dinner
Congregational Chanukah Celebration & Dinner @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Dec 7 all-day
FRIDAY | DEC. 7 | STARTING AT 5:00 PM 5:00 PM – Chanukah Tot Shabbat 5:30 PM – Congregational Chanukah Dinner – Dinner menu is kosher style shabbat dinner from Catering by Michaels. $28/ADULT | $14/CHILD (ages 2-12) | $75/FAMILY (max) RSVP BY DEC. 3! RSVP HERE or contact Stacy Charnay at stacy@sholomchicago.org with payment for dinner 6:15 PM* – Shabbat Service *Babysitting ...
Chanukah Tot Shabbat 5:00 pm
Chanukah Tot Shabbat
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tot shabbat services are perfectly designed for families with children under 5 years old. We invite all Chicagoland families to join our youngest congregants and Gan Shalom students to celebrate Shabbat through stories and singing with our clergy and educational team! After Tot Shabbat, please join us for a congregational Family Dinner at 5:30PM! RSVPs for Tot Shabbat services are ...
Congregational Chanukah Dinner 5:30 pm
Congregational Chanukah Dinner
Dec 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Dinner menu is kosher style shabbat dinner from Catering by Michaels. $28/ADULT | $14/CHILD (ages 2-12) | $75/FAMILY (max) RSVP HERE or contact Stacy Charnay at stacy@sholomchicago.org with payment for dinner.
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Dec 7 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Dec 7 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Dec 8 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – Oliver Loevy 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – Oliver Loevy
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
PARENTS                                 Jon and Danielle Loevy SIBLINGS                                 Carter and Ethan Loevy SCHOOL                                   Rogers Park Montessori School MITZVAH PROJECT             Volunteering at Monday meal
Bar Mitzvah- Gideon Heltzer 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah- Gideon Heltzer
Dec 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 pm
PARENTS                          Wendy & Jason Heltzer SIBLINGS                          Arlo and Miles SCHOOL                            Latin School of Chicago MITZVAH PROJECT      Monday Meal
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Adult Ed- Winter Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed- Winter Session
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Judaism, #metoo, and the Ethical Imperative Rabbi Shoshanah Conover DEC. 2, 9, 16 | 9:30 – 10:30 AM As we struggle with the issues of power, oppression and safety in our day, we sometimes find incredible wisdom in the most unlikely places. Join us for an exploration of an ancient midrash whose relevance on women’s issues makes it seem as ...
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Yom Horim (Parents’ Day) 8th Grade 10:00 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Rabbi Michael Zedek 10:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Rabbi Michael Zedek
Dec 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Miracles of the Ordinary Rabbi Michael Zedek SUNDAYS | DEC. 2 & 9 10:45 – 11:45 AM You may have noticed a rather peculiar phenomenon in the Hebrew Bible; namely every time a so-called miracle occurs, none of the characters seem to draw the “correct” lesson – which must be the lesson. We will take a look at what that ...
IOT: Chanukah Party: Music, Menorahs and Much More! 5:30 pm
IOT: Chanukah Party: Music, Menorahs and Much More! @ Wishbone
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
IOT: <i>Chanukah</i> Party: Music, Menorahs and Much More! @ Wishbone | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate the last night of Chanukah with your friends from It’s Our Turn at our lively holiday party. There will be lots of tradition – latke eating, menorah lighting and dreidel spinning – plus some very non-traditional music performed by Lilli Kornblum’s Humpnight Thumpers Jug Band (the hit of our Post-Passover Pizza Party!). Price includes a full holiday-inspired dinner, non-alcoholic ...
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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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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 Judaism 6:45 pm
Intro to Judaism
Dec 10 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Jusaidm is an 18-week overview or Judaism, which we will offer twice this year, providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies, Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the symbols, liturgy, music, traditions and Hebrew blessings that accompany Jewish celebrations in the home and synagogue. Introduction to Judaism is ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 11 @ 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
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 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
Dec 12 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom Torah on Tap 7:00 pm
Makom Torah on Tap @ Bridget McNeil's
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Makom Torah on Tap @ Bridget McNeil's | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join us for an unpretentious discussion delving in to a Torah portion over a beer. This Torah on Tap is led by a Rabbi at Anshe Sholom
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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
Dec 13 @ 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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Orr Shalom High School Retreat
Orr Shalom High School Retreat @ OSRUI
Dec 14 – Dec 16 all-day
The most important and fun bonding experience of your high school career! Leadership workshops, sports, art, text study, Jewish ritual, and have a voice in planning Orr Shalom’s upcoming trip to The R.A.C.!
JK-4th Grade Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway
JK-4th Grade Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway @ OSRUI
Dec 14 – Dec 16 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 ...
Downtown Talmud Study with Rabbi Goldberg 12:00 pm
Downtown Talmud Study with Rabbi Goldberg @ TradeLink LLC Hyatt Center
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Monthly Downtown Talmud Study Civil Law: Worker & Employee Rights Rabbi Goldberg 2ND FRIDAYS | SEPT. – MAY | 12:00 – 1:00 PM At the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt Center, 71 S. Wacker, Floor 19 Make Talmud study a fixed habit. RSVP needed in advance to be on security list. To register, please visit sholomchicago.org/ae-register
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Dec 14 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Dec 14 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Dec 15 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
B’nai Mitzvah – Jake & Ryan Roggin 10:30 am
B’nai Mitzvah – Jake & Ryan Roggin
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ryan Roggin PARENTS                          Kevin & Jennifer Roggin SIBLING                            Jake Pal Roggin SCHOOL                            University of Chicago Laboratory Schools MITZVAH PROJECT      Working with his brother to help donate new, age-appropriate toys to Comer’s Children’s Hospital at Jake Roggin PARENTS                            Kevin ...
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Adult Ed- Winter Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed- Winter Session
Dec 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Judaism, #metoo, and the Ethical Imperative Rabbi Shoshanah Conover DEC. 2, 9, 16 | 9:30 – 10:30 AM As we struggle with the issues of power, oppression and safety in our day, we sometimes find incredible wisdom in the most unlikely places. Join us for an exploration of an ancient midrash whose relevance on women’s issues makes it seem as ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Dec 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
#metoo, #brunch with Rabbi Conover 10:30 am
#metoo, #brunch with Rabbi Conover
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Women of Temple Sholom will host a casual brunch to close out the final class in Rabbi Conover’s Adult Ed series “Judaism, #metoo and the Ethical Imperative.”
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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
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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 Judaism 6:45 pm
Intro to Judaism
Dec 17 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Introduction to Jusaidm is an 18-week overview or Judaism, which we will offer twice this year, providing a more extensive opportunity to learn about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies, Participants will gain comfort and familiarity with the symbols, liturgy, music, traditions and Hebrew blessings that accompany Jewish celebrations in the home and synagogue. Introduction to Judaism is ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 18 @ 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
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 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
Dec 19 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting 7:00 pm
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
All Temple Sholom members and their guests are welcomed to the monthly meeting to hear about Post 710 plans, and support of our community service programs. New members of all ages are welcome, especially Post 9/11 veterans. We will review the Vet-Tec program that lists military training eligible for college credit and will provide assistance and information to Veterans on ...
Navigating College Workshop Series 7:15 pm
Navigating College Workshop Series
Dec 19 @ 7:15 pm
SERIES BEGINS TUESDAY NOV. 27 | 7:15 PM Invisible Differences Workshop Do you have a college-bound student with Invisible Differences, such as ADHD, learning disabilities, ASD, and/or mental health disorders? Companies that Care [a 501(c)(3) organization] is launching a workshop series called Navigating College just for you and your child(ren). The workshop addresses how to overcome the unique challenges our ...
Navigating College Workshops 7:15 pm
Navigating College Workshops
Dec 19 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
We hope you can join us for the next Navigating College workshop.  Marci will address issues of Disclosure, Documentation and Disability Services.  Decisions about what and how to disclose one’s disability affect the type of accommodations and support a student will receive in college. Cost:        $659.00 for the 9 session series, includes private counseling $89.00 for an individual workshop Register ...
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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
Dec 20 @ 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
Dec 21 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Dec 21 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom Shabbat Dinner 7:00 pm
Makom Shabbat Dinner
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm
Makom Shabbat (formerly Sushi Shabbat)
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Dec 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Makom & Or Chadash Joint Service 7:45 pm
Makom & Or Chadash Joint Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Dec 21 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
Makom & Or Chadash Joint Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Or Chadash (LGBTQ Members & Allies), Makom (20s/30s), and the Makom Band have collaborated to create and lead services that blend the traditions of Or Chadash, Makom and those of Temple Sholom. This service is open to all! 7:45-8:45pm – Service 8:45-9:45pm – Oneg
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 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.
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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
Dec 27 @ 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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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Dec 13 @ 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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Fri
Orr Shalom High School Retreat @ OSRUI
Dec 14 – Dec 16 all-day

The most important and fun bonding experience of your high school career! Leadership workshops, sports, art, text study, Jewish ritual, and have a voice in planning Orr Shalom’s upcoming trip to The R.A.C.!

JK-4th Grade Mishpacha (Family) Camp Getaway @ OSRUI
Dec 14 – Dec 16 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 2018

December 14-16, 2018

URJ Camp OSRUI in Oconomowoc, WI

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

Reserve your spot today at sholomchicago.org/register!

Early bird pricing – $72 deposit (covers cost of one child attending) until November 15

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

Family retreat goals

  • Building community
  • Spending Shabbat time together
  • Meeting other families
  • Connecting with clergy/education/engagement team
  • Exploring study theme for the year
  • Getting to know OSRUI

Details

  • Friday, December 14 depart by 4pm to arrive at OSRUI for Shabbat dinner at 7pm
  • Sunday, December 16 plan to depart camp around 10:30am to arrive back around 12:30pm
  • Meals, linens, towels and pillows are provided.
  • Each room has two twin beds. Children stay in rooms with parents or other kids.
  • BYO nut-free snacks & beverages for evenings

Cost for Lodging & Meals* (covers what OSRUI charges us)

  • $195/adult
  • $95/child ($72 for 1st child before Nov 15)
  • Contact Jay/clergy for scholarship requests

*up to family of four; no additional charge for 3rd child!

 

At the retreat…

 

Family activities:

  • Games & competitions
  • Shabbat stories & songs
  • Havdalah
  • S’mores
  • Sports Center
  • Tours of camp
  • Sledding if it snows

Youth activities:

  • Gaga
  • Games & art projects

Adult activities:

  • Informal conversations with clergy
  • Parent discussions
  • Evening social time

 

 

Downtown Talmud Study with Rabbi Goldberg @ TradeLink LLC Hyatt Center
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Monthly Downtown Talmud Study
Civil Law: Worker & Employee Rights
Rabbi Goldberg
2ND FRIDAYS | SEPT. – MAY | 12:00 – 1:00 PM
At the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt Center,
71 S. Wacker, Floor 19
Make Talmud study a fixed habit.
RSVP needed in advance to be on security list.
To register, please visit sholomchicago.org/ae-register

Wine and Cheese Reception
Dec 14 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm