150th Sholom Fest Celebration

Tara Patek

When:
November 12, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
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Contact:
Toby Sanders
773-435-1536

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Sholom Fest – a day of Community starting at 9:30 am

 

Adult programs:

1st period (9:30-10:25am):

-History of Reform Prayer

Cantors Ben-David & Katzman

-Two Thumbs UP: Finding the Jewish Soul in Chicago Films from the Blues Brother to Ferris Bueller’s Day off
with The Chosen Films Podcast Co-hosts Aaron Midler and Rabbi Conover

-Stories from the Rabbi Schwartz Era

Roberta Schwartz

 

2nd period (10:30-11:25am):

-Funny, You Don’t Look Reform Jewish: 150 Years of Jewish Comedy
Rabbi Goldberg

-Play Under Review: Judaism and Sports Media in an Age of Controversy
A conversation with WSCR, The Score’s talk show host, Dan Bernstein

-History of Jewish Chicago: Jewish Architects- They Helped Build the City
Harvey Choldin

Ongoing throughout the morning:

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-Film your Sholom story!

-NEW 150th Anniversary Timeline on display!

Kids’ programs:

Fun electives will be offered for children of all families. Join us whether you are part of our Religious School program or not!

Topics include:
Temple Sholom 150th Timeline Scavenger Hunt

-Temple Sholom Hallway Photo Scavenger Hunt

-Play Under Review: Judaism and Sports Media in an Age of Controversy
A conversation with WSCR, The Score’s talk show host, Dan Bernstein

-Create & Host Temple Sholom 150th Trivia at Lunch

-Make Your Own “Temple Sholom”-inspired Stained Glass

-2 MINUTES 2 TELL – plan & film your Sholom story with friends!

Events for all ages:

11:30am Community Gathering in the Sanctuary
with clergy/education team

12:00pm “Taste of Lakeview” in Bettie Port Hall
lunch for all ages

12:30pm To complete the day

For adults:
Family Treasures: How Much Are They Worth?
Arthur Feldman

For children:

“ga-ga” Israeli dodge ball
Caleb Bromberg