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Shavuot Pray and Play

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Families with children in 1st grade and younger should join in on the fun. We'll meet in Cohen Religious School Room #3 for a family holiday service with songs, prayers, stories, and more. Stay for snacks and the congregation's Shavuot Picnic.

Location:
North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Rd
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Ali Drumm
adrumm@nssbethel.org
847-432-8126



Shabbat with a Twist

Friday, June 2, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, June 2 and 16, 2017 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join our clergy for challah making, stories, songs and other fun projects! Children twist their own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. Open to the community – free of charge! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, call 847-498-5352 with questions.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
dmoore@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-5352


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Shabbat B'Yachad Dinner & Service

Friday, June 2, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Shabbat B’Yachad Dinner & Service for families, Friday, June 2, 2017 with dinner at 6:00 PM and Service at 6:45 PM. Join us for a family friendly, interactive, high-energy service that includes singing, dancing, music-making, and stories and time for parents and children to socialize at the dessert oneg after the service. Cost for immediate family is $25.00 (dinner, service no charge) All Are Welcome! Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-5352. RSVP for dinner to Debbie at dmoore@bethshalomnb.org.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
dmoore@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-5352


Web Page

Shabbat A Tot

Saturday, June 3, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Musical, prayerful, fun! Sing a little, dance a little, eat a lot and have a great time with other little ones in our community! Featuring the PJ Library book Bim and Bom-A Shabbat Tale by Daniel Swartz.

Contact Cantor Shelly Friedman at cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org for more information.


Location:
Emanuel Congregation
5959 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Cantor Shelly Friedman
cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org
773-561-5173



Mini Mishkan

Saturday, June 3, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM <Add to Calendar>

Families with kids 0-2 gather together on Saturday mornings for to celebrate Shabbat through music, story-telling and play.

Location:
Second Unitarian Church
656 W Barry Avenue
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Wiggleworms

Sunday, June 4, 2017 10:30 AM - Sunday, June 25, 2017 11:15 AM <Add to Calendar>

Spend your Sunday mornings with jBaby Chicago & Old Town School of Folk Music! The 45 minute class will include Jewish songs + dancing with your little one and is a great way to connect with other families raising Jewish children in the north shore. The class is best for children 0 - 24 month olds.

Location:
Takiff Center (Glencoe Park District)
999 Green Bay Rd.
Glencoe IL, 60022


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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8-24 month playgroup, Growth Spurts (suburbs)

Monday, June 5, 2017 3:30 PM - Monday, June 26, 2017 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
Growth Spurts
404 Linden Avenue
Wilmette IL, 60091


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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0-8 month playgroup, New Mother New Baby (suburbs)

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 10:00 AM - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 11:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
New Mother New Baby
3115 W. Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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8-24 month playgroup, My Gym - Buffalo Grove (suburbs)

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 3:00 PM - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 4:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
My Gym Buffalo Grove
1622 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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6-14 month playgroup, Bubbles Academy (city)

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 3:30 PM - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
Bubbles Academy
2184 N. Elston Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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0-6 month playgroup, Little Beans Cafe (city)

Friday, June 9, 2017 1:30 PM - Friday, June 30, 2017 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
Little Beans Cafe
1809 W. Webster Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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12-24 month playgroup, My Gym (city)

Friday, June 9, 2017 3:30 PM - Friday, June 30, 2017 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago is excited to offer playgroups for Jewish & interfaith parents and babies 0-24 months of age living in Chicago. Share stories while the children play, making lasting connections for you and your family as you navigate this parenting adventure together. Playgroups will be grouped according by age: 0-6 months, 6-14 months, 12-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

Location:
My Gym
1461 W. Webster Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Share Shabbat

Friday, June 9, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please be our guest to enjoy our family-oriented shabbat service and dinner. Listen and sing along with Emanuel's own 'Ham-it-Up' Band. Savor a delicious dinner following family services. Please join us. For dinner we will also provide side dishes, juice, wine and challah.

Contact Cantor Michelle Drucker Friedman at cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org for more information.


Location:
Emanuel Congregation
5959 N. Sheridan Rd
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Cantor Shelly Friedman
cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org
773-561-5173


Web Page

jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Naperville

Sunday, June 11, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Hunters Woods Park
2007 Lakeview Court
Naperville IL, 60565


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Sings (Tots)

Sunday, June 11, 2017 10:00 AM - Sunday, July 23, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago and Old Town School of Music on Sunday mornings for singing and music! This will be a fun, interactive music class for parents to enjoy with their toddlers while getting to know other jBaby Chicago families. This is a 6-week session. Best for children 1-2 years old.

**Class will not meet 7/2**


Location:
Old Town School of Folk Music
4545 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL, 60625


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Sings (Babies)

Sunday, June 11, 2017 11:00 AM - Sunday, July 23, 2017 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join jBaby Chicago and Old Town School of Music on Sunday mornings for singing and music!  This will be a fun, interactive music class for parents to enjoy with their baby while getting to know other jBaby Chicago families.  This is a 6-week session. Best for children 0-12 months.

**Class will not meet 7/2**


Location:
Old Town School of Folk Music
4545 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago IL, 60625


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Mind, Body, Baby

Thursday, June 15, 2017 10:30 AM - Thursday, July 20, 2017 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Prioritize your own well-being, connect with your baby in new ways, and meet other parents in your community with this six-week health and wellness series presented by JCC Chicago. Experience the brand-new, state-of-the-art Marvin Lustbader Fitness Center as you and your baby enjoy a different fitness or wellness activity together each week. Classes will include parent/baby yoga, a stroller workout, parent/baby swim, infant massage and more, all led by experienced fitness instructors and wellness practitioners. Each session concludes with open play time and a light snack in the Stay & Play space. For parents and non-walkers; FREE babysitting available for siblings.

Location:
Bernard Weinger JCC
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Bim Bam Baby (Tots)

Friday, June 16, 2017 10:00 AM - Friday, August 4, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

A fun and energetic music class for tots and their parents or caregivers, with a few Jewish songs in the mix for some added fun.  Enjoy lively, developmentally appropriate songs and activities with your little one and get to know other little ones and parents during this 8-week session of classes. Best for tots 12-24 months.

Location:
Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Shabbat Sing & Play

Friday, June 16, 2017 10:00 AM - Friday, July 28, 2017 10:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Celebrate Shabbat through song and play in this 45-minute class for children up to 2 years old. Take home your own mini challah each week to celebrate Shabbat at home!

**Class will not meet 7/7/17**


Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
772 W. 5th Avenue
Naperville IL, 60563


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Bim Bam Baby (Babies)

Friday, June 16, 2017 11:00 AM - Friday, August 4, 2017 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

A fun and energetic music class for babies and their parents or caregivers, with a few Jewish songs in the mix for some added fun.  Enjoy lively, developmentally appropriate songs and activities with your little one and get to know other little ones and parents during this 8-week session of classes. Best for babies 0-12 months.

Location:
Temple Jeremiah
937 Happ Rd.
Northfield IL, 60093


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Shabbat with a Twist

Friday, June 16, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Friday, June 2 and 16, 2017 at Congregation Beth Shalom at 11:00 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join our clergy for challah making, stories, songs and other fun projects. Children twist their own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. Open to the community-free of charge. 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, call 847-498-5352 with questions.

Location:
Congregation Beth Shalom
3433 Walters Avenue
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Debbie Moore
dmoore@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-5352


Web Page

Kabbalat Shabbat on the Lake

Friday, June 16, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us to kick off the summer with our Summer Camp Celebration Kabbalat Shabbat on the Lake. Appetizers and drinks and your choice of a Young Family or traditional Kabbalat Shabbat Service. We welcome new and prospective members to this event. RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, June 13.

Location:
North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Road
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Elise Kline
ekline@nssbethel.org
847-432-8900



Mini Mishkan

Saturday, June 17, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM <Add to Calendar>

Families with kids 0-2 gather together on Saturday mornings for to celebrate Shabbat through music, story-telling and play.

Location:
Mensch Academy
4001 N. Ravenswood Suite 403a
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Jewish Holidays 101 - Stop, Drop & Rest...It's Shabbat

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session. All sessions are free of charge.

Location:
Deerfield Barnes & Noble
729 North Waukegan Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Gam Ani B'Gan Gani (Me Too at Gan Gani) גמ אני בגן גני

Friday, June 23, 2017 9:30 AM - Friday, July 28, 2017 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Enjoy a Hebrew immersion learning play experience! This class for tots ages 12 - 24 months and their favorite adult includes music, arts & crafts, sensory movement and free play - ALL IN HEBREW. No prior knowledge of Hebrew is required to enjoy the class.

Location:
Moadon Kol Chadash
2464 N Clybourn Ave
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Shabbat at the Park

Friday, June 23, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Come join us for a family friendly Shabbat worship at Lovelace Park in Evanston. The service starts at 6:30-it is full of music and great for all ages. Bring a picnic dinner and a dessert to share.

Location:
Lovelace Park (Gross Point & Isabella)
2740 Gross Point Rd
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Becky Reuhs
breuhs@gmail.com
773-655-5146



Shabbat in the Park with KAM Isaiah Israel

Friday, June 23, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Welcome Shabbat with us at Promontory Park as we sing, enjoy picnic dinners, meet new friends, and enjoy the view of the lake.

Location:
Promontory Point Park
5491 South Shore Drive
Chicago IL, 60615


Contact:
Lauren Reeves
lreeves@kamii.org
773-924-1234


Web Page

Jewish Holidays 101 - Stop, Drop & Rest...It's Shabbat

Saturday, June 24, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Learn about the Jewish holidays with stories, songs, and activities especially for children ages 0-2 (with a parent or caregiver). Older siblings are welcome. Resources for celebrating the holidays in your home will be provided. Different locations, dates and times are offered for each storytime session.
All sessions are free of charge.

This class is sponsored by
Kol Hadash Humanistic Congregation


Location:
Deerfield Barnes & Noble
729 North Waukegan Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Deerfield

Sunday, June 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Jaycee Park
1026 Wilmot Road
Deerfield IL, 60015


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Lincoln Park

Sunday, June 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Bauler Playlot Park
501 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Family Program: The Children's Tree Of Terezin Book Launch

Sunday, June 25, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Author Dede Harris tells the story about how the children of Terezin concentration camp overcame unimaginable obstacles to give life to a small tree sapling. Recommended for ages 8+. Free with Museum admission.

Location:
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie IL, 60077


Contact:
Amanda Berrios
amanda.berrios@ilhmec.org
847-967-4800


Web Page

Ramah Family Fun Day!

Sunday, July 9, 2017 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

For all Chicago area families with young children! Come meet your Jewish neighbors!
Join Ramah for a fun afternoon of inter-generational sports, swimming, singing and more! Bring a dairy picnic lunch and we’ll provide dessert.


Location:
Ramah Day Camp
98 W. Hintz Rd
Wheeling IL, 60090


Contact:
Lori Stark
director@ramahday.com
312-606-9316


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Share Shabbat

Friday, July 14, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please be our guest to enjoy our family-oriented shabbat service and dinner. Listen and sing along with Emanuel's own 'Ham-it-Up' Band. Savor a delicious dinner following family services. Please join us. For dinner we will also provide side dishes, juice, wine and challah.

Contact Cantor Michelle Drucker Friedman at cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org for more information.


Location:
Emanuel Congregation
5959 N. Sheridan Rd
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Cantor Shelly Friedman
cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org
773-561-5173


Web Page

Family Movie Night

Saturday, July 22, 2017 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Enjoy havdallah, dinner, and a child-friendly movie on a beautiful summer night. Perfect for families with children ages 2-6. $5.00/person.

Location:
1224 Dempster
Evanston IL, 60202


Contact:
Kathy Kaberon
kkaberon@bethemet.org
847-869-4230


Web Page

jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Bucktown

Sunday, July 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Unity Playlot Park
2636 N. Kimball Avenue
Chicago IL, 60647


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Wilmette

Sunday, July 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Vattman Park
898 15th Street
Wilmette IL, 60091


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Shabbat at the Park

Friday, July 28, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Come join us for a family friendly Shabbat worship at Lovelace Park in Evanston. The service starts at 6:30-it is full of music and is great for all ages. Bring a picnic dinner and a dessert to share!


Location:
Lovelace Park (Gross Point & Isabella)
2740 Gross Point Rd
Evanston IL, 60201


Contact:
Becky Reuhs
breuhs@gmail.com
773-655-5146



Share Shabbat

Friday, August 11, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM <Add to Calendar>

Please be our guest to enjoy our family-oriented shabbat service and dinner. Listen and sing along with Emanuel's own 'Ham-it-Up' Band! Savor a delicious dinner following family services. Please join us!
For dinner we will also provide side dishes, juice, wine and challah.

Contact Cantor Michelle Drucker Friedman at cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org for more information.


Location:
Emanuel Congregation
5959 N. Sheridan Rd
Chicago IL, 60660


Contact:
Cantor Shelly Friedman
cantorfriedman@emanuelcong.org
773-561-5173


Web Page

jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Naperville

Sunday, August 13, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Wildflower Park
2122 Aurora Avenue
Naperville IL, 60540


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Buffalo Grove

Sunday, August 20, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Willow Stream Park
651 Old Checker Road
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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jBaby Chicago's Bagels in the Park - Lakeview

Sunday, August 20, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

jBaby Chicago invites you to come schmooze, eat and play in the park! Fun for the entire family!

jBaby Chicago helps expectant parents and families with children 0 – 24 months make connections, build community, and explore Jewish life through playgroups, classes and events.

If raining, the event will be canceled.


Location:
Margaret Donahue Park
1230 W. School Street
Chicago IL, 60657


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Connecting the Expecting

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 6:30 PM - Tuesday, September 12, 2017 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Expectant parents at similar stages of life will gather to socialize, share resources and discuss issues pertaining to being pregnant and preparing for parenthood. This group is open to expectant single moms and couples (LGBT couples welcome) who are expecting the birth or adoption of their first baby, in which at least one member of the couple is Jewish. Each group will have a Shabbat dinner to get to know one another and meet 4 times for dinner and programs.

Each session will include a guest speaker and topics will include newborn basics, adjusting to new roles as parents, Jewish baby rituals and must have baby products.

The next group is best for parents due October - December 2017.


Location:
Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago IL, 60613


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Connecting the Expecting

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 6:30 PM - Tuesday, September 12, 2017 8:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Expectant parents at similar stages of life will gather to socialize, share resources and discuss issues pertaining to being pregnant and preparing for parenthood. This group is open to expectant single moms and couples (LGBT couples welcome) who are expecting the birth or adoption of their first baby, in which at least one member of the couple is Jewish. Each group will have a Shabbat dinner to get to know one another and meet 4 times for dinner and programs. Each session will include a guest speaker and topics will include newborn basics, adjusting to new roles as parents, Jewish baby rituals and must have baby products. The next group is best for parents due October - December 2017.

Location:
Anshe Emet Synagogue
3751 N. Broadway
Chicago IL, 60613


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4907


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Upcoming Events


Shavuot Pray and Play Wednesday, May 31, 2017 10:45 AM More info
Shabbat with a Twist Friday, June 2, 2017 11:00 AM More info
Shabbat B'Yachad Dinner & Service Friday, June 2, 2017 6:00 PM More info
Shabbat A Tot Saturday, June 3, 2017 10:00 AM More info
Mini Mishkan Saturday, June 3, 2017 11:15 AM More info