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Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, April 26, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Sticky, Slimy, Shabbat!

Saturday, April 28, 2018 9:00 AM - Saturday, June 9, 2018 10:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Experience Shabbat during a 1 hour messy, fun, and engaging tactile and sensory experience. Feel, touch, and move as we engage in the wonder of creation through making and creating with play dough, paint, shaving cream, and other mediums. Best for toddlers ages 1-2 years old and their favorite adult. Class will include snack and time for socializing and open play.

**Class will not meet on 5/26/18**


Location:
Congregation Sukkat Shalom
1001 Central Avenue
Wilmette IL, 60091


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


Register Online

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, April 29, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 1/14/2018 - 5/20/2018)

Celebrate being Jewish through story, song, prayer and play! Throughout this year-long class, learn about Jewish holidays and Jewish values. Meet, socialize and build community with other families. This class is geared for infants - 2 years old.

Location:
Am Yisrael
4 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


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


Register Online

Baby and Me Yoga: with a Jewish Twist

Monday, April 30, 2018 11:00 AM - Monday, May 21, 2018 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Bond with your baby through yoga while getting to know other parents in the community. Jewish music will also be integrated into the class. Led by a trained baby yoga instructor from Kids HeArt Yoga, this class is best for 1-12 month olds.


Location:
Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Road
Northbrook IL, 60062


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


Register Online

Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, May 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

CJDS LEAP into Shabbat

Friday, May 4, 2018 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Friday, between 5/4/2018 - 5/4/2018)

CJDS's tot Shabbat program where children ages 0-3 and their parents have an opportunity to learn about and celebrate Shabbat! Located at our beautiful new 2.6-acre CAMPUS!

Location:
3730 N California Ave
Chicago IL, 60618


Contact:
Abbe Vallen
cjdsrsvp@chicagojewishdayschool.org
773-271-2700


Web Page Register Online

Shabbat with a Twist

Friday, May 4, 2018 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Fridays, May 4 and May 18, 2018 at Congregation Beth Shalom from 11:00-11:45 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join our clergy for stories, songs, and projects and then twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. Open to the community – free of charge! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.

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


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Shabbat Yeladim

Friday, May 4, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Monthly on the First Friday of every month between 5/4/2018 - 5/4/2018)

Join us for our monthly Shabbat program for families with children ages 7 & younger. Older siblings and grandparents are welcome to attend. Evening begins with complimentary pizza & salad at 5:30 pm follow by 6:00 pm prayers, singing, story, craft & oneg. No charge, please RSVP.

Location:
Temple Beth-El
3610 Dundee Rd
Northbrook IL, 60062


Contact:
Shaina Farwell
sfarwell@templebeth-el.org
847-205-9982


Web Page

Tot Shabbat & S'mores!

Friday, May 4, 2018 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for a 30 minute interactive Shabbat experience designed for our youngest children.
5:30p.m. Optional pasta dinner for purchase ($3 per person)
6:00-6:30p.m. Service
6:30 p.m. Snacks and Schmooze (Our special s'mores Shabbat.)


Location:
1670 West Checker Road
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Michelle Colbert
mcolbert@templechai.org
847-537-1771


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, May 6, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 1/14/2018 - 5/20/2018)

Celebrate being Jewish through story, song, prayer and play! Throughout this year-long class, learn about Jewish holidays and Jewish values. Meet, socialize and build community with other families. This class is geared for infants - 2 years old.

Location:
Am Yisrael
4 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


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


Register Online

0-24 month playgroup, Western Suburbs | Wheaton

Sunday, May 6, 2018 10:00 AM - 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. Siblings are welcome!

Location:
Kids Town
1217 E Butterfield Rd l
Wheaton IL, 60187


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


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0-24 month WEEKEND playgroup, Little Beans Cafe | Chicago

Sunday, May 6, 2018 10:00 AM - 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. jBaby weekend playgroups will meet once a month.

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


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


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8-24 month playgroup, Gather | Evanston

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 9:00 AM - Tuesday, June 12, 2018 10:30 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: 0-8 months or 8-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.


Location:
Gather
602 Davis St.
Evanston IL, 60201


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


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6-14 month playgroup, Bubbles Academy | Chicago

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 3:30 PM - Tuesday, June 12, 2018 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


Register Online

8-24 month playgroup, Buffalo Grove Gymnastics | Buffalo Grove

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 3:30 PM - Tuesday, June 12, 2018 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: 0-8 months or 8-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.


Location:
Buffalo Grove Gymnastics
1362 Barclay Blvd
Buffalo Grove IL, 60089


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


Register Online

Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

0-8 month playgroup, New Mother New Baby | Northbrook

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 10:00 AM - Wednesday, June 13, 2018 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: 0-8 months or 8-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.

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


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


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

0-6 month playgroup, Little Beans Cafe | Chicago

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:30 PM - Wednesday, June 13, 2018 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


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, May 10, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

8-24 month playgroup, WeOrbit | Highland Park

Thursday, May 10, 2018 3:30 PM - Thursday, June 14, 2018 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: 0-8 months or 8-24 months. Please choose the group that is most appropriate for you and your child.


Location:
WeOrbit
1736 1st Street
Highland Park IL, 60035


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


Register Online

12-24 month playgroup, My Gym | Chicago

Friday, May 11, 2018 4:00 PM - Friday, June 15, 2018 5:30 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
1461 W. Webster Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


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


Register Online

Shabbat B'Yachad Dinner & Services

Friday, May 11, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Shabbat B’Yachad Dinner & Service for families with children first grade and younger, Friday, May 11, 2018 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 (for dinner, service no charge) All Are Welcome! Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100. RSVP for dinner to Matt at MRissien@BethShalomNB.org

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


Contact:
Matt Rissien
mrissien@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, May 13, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 1/14/2018 - 5/20/2018)

Celebrate being Jewish through story, song, prayer and play! Throughout this year-long class, learn about Jewish holidays and Jewish values. Meet, socialize and build community with other families. This class is geared for infants - 2 years old.

Location:
Am Yisrael
4 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


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


Register Online

Temple Tots Drop In

Sunday, May 13, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Pop in anytime between 9:30-10:30a.m. Sunday morning for our Temple Tots Drop-In. Meet other parents, enjoy story time with our clergy, musical playtime and a craft!

Location:
1670 West Checker Road
Long Grove IL, 60047


Contact:
Laura Perpinyal
Lperpinyal@templechai.org
847-537-1771


Web Page

Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, May 17, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Connect Next: Parenting Tricks

Thursday, May 17, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Connect Next is geared towards parents who are expecting, or who have recently had a second child and are looking for support, guidance and enrichment while growing their family.

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


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


Register Online

Shabbat with a Twist

Friday, May 18, 2018 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for Shabbat with a Twist, Fridays, May 4 and May 18, 2018 at Congregation Beth Shalom from 11:00-11:45 am. Families with children up to Pre-K join our clergy for stories, songs, and projects and then twist your own challah with the dough we provide and take it home to bake. Open to the community – free of charge! 3433 Walters Ave, Northbrook, 847-498-4100.



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


Contact:
Eli Castellano
ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org
847-498-4100


Web Page

Curious George Shabbat

Friday, May 18, 2018 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join us and your favorite curious friend for our Jeans & Jammies family Shabbat service, free children’s dinner, activities, and pictures with Curious George! To RSVP or for questions, contact Ali Drumm at adrumm@nssbethel.org or call (847) 432-8126.

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


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



Tot Shabbat

Saturday, May 19, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Babies, tots, preschoolers, and their families will enjoy gathering for singing and storytelling, snacking and silliness. Tot Shabbat will take place in the Chapel and we'll head to the Youth Lounge to play, snack, and have coffee.

Location:
1100 E Hyde Park Blvd
Chicago IL, 60615


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


Web Page

Celebrating Together | May

Saturday, May 19, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Meet new friends while celebrating Shabbat and learning about other Jewish holidays and festivals. Each session will include songs, stories, activities and food centered on the holiday we are discovering. Grandparent/Grand-friend participation encouraged. Best for children 0-2; siblings welcome.

Location:
Chicago Sinai Congregation
15 W. Delaware Place
Chicago IL, 60610


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


Register Online

Shavout Ice Cream Social & Havdalah

Saturday, May 19, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Join the Beth Tivah Congregation BTC Jr, Jewish fun for families with your children, as they celebrate Shavout with a Havdalah and Ice Cream Social on May 19th at 4:00 pm.

Location:
300 Hillcrest Blvd
Hoffman Estates IL, 60169


Contact:
Laura Reitman
Laura.Reitman@Beth-Tikvah.org
847-885-4545



Camp Am Yisrael

Sunday, May 20, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Sunday, between 1/14/2018 - 5/20/2018)

Celebrate being Jewish through story, song, prayer and play! Throughout this year-long class, learn about Jewish holidays and Jewish values. Meet, socialize and build community with other families. This class is geared for infants - 2 years old.

Location:
Am Yisrael
4 Happ Road
Northfield IL, 60093


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


Register Online

Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, May 24, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Glick Family Camp 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018 9:00 AM - Sunday, May 27, 2018 5:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Relax with your loved ones, mingle with other families, and enjoy the outdoors on 181 acres of Illinois countryside at Camp Henry Horner/Camp Red Leaf in Ingleside, IL. Glick Family Camp is for children diagnosed with developmental disabilities and their families. Camp staff will lead children in a variety of creative, stimulating, and fun activities. A JCFS staff member is assigned to each family for the weekend. Get ready for a weekend of campfires, canoeing, crafts, and fun!

Cost: $110 per person, partial scholarships are available!

Contact Emily Tegenkamp to register at 773.765.3158 or EmilyTegenkamp@jcfs.org. Registration is required to participate in camp weekend.


Location:
Camp Henry Horner/Camp Red Leaf
26710 W Nippersink Rd
Ingleside IL, 60041


Contact:
Emily Tegenkamp
EmilyTegenkamp@jcfs.org
773-765-3158



Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 15-24 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Wednesday, between 1/10/2018 - 5/30/2018)

Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library!

Join together with other infants and toddlers for a warm and inviting class designed for our littlest learners! Interactive multi-sensory activities, music & movement, stories & more! Classes led by an experienced & dynamic teacher!

Ages 6-15 months. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
850 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


Register Online

Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library

Thursday, May 31, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

(Recurring Weekly on Thursday, between 1/11/2018 - 5/31/2018)

Share in the wonders of Challah baking with your little one & bring home a warm, fresh Challah each week! Enjoy music & movement and storytime, along with multi-sensory learning activities.

Ages 2-4 years old. $260 for entire session.


Location:
The Dr. Sue Weisberg Children's Library
874 Central Avenue
Highland Park IL, 60035


Contact:
Michla Shanowitz
drsuechildrenslibrary@gmail.com
847-433-1567


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jBaby Sings - Tots

Sunday, June 3, 2018 10:00 AM - Sunday, July 15, 2018 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 6/24**


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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Gym HaKatan (The Little Gym)

Sunday, June 3, 2018 11:00 AM - Sunday, August 5, 2018 12:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

In partnership with The Little Gym, join for fun and ongoing skill development through movement, music, learning and laughter! Children will progress at their own pace, while building confidence and making new friends. This class is the perfect addition to your Sunday! Classes run for 8 sessions and are open to ages 10-24 months.

**Class will not meet 6/17/18 and 7/1/18**


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


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


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jBaby Sings - Babies

Sunday, June 3, 2018 11:00 AM - Sunday, July 15, 2018 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 6/24**


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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Stop, Drop, & Rest...It's Shabbat!

Sunday, June 3, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.


Location:
Deerfield Barnes & Noble
728 N. Waukegan Rd
Deerfield IL, 60015


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


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Stop, Drop, & Rest...It's Shabbat!

Monday, June 4, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 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.


Location:
The Book Bin
1151 Church Street
Northbrook IL, 60062


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 22, 2018 9:30 AM - Friday, July 27, 2018 11:00 AM <Add to Calendar>

Enjoy a Hebrew immersion learning play experience! This class for tots ages 6 - 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:
Moadoan & Gan Gani
2464 N. Clybourn Avenue
Chicago IL, 60614


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


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Connect Next: Potty Training

Thursday, July 19, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM <Add to Calendar>

Connect Next is geared towards parents who are expecting, or who have recently had a second child and are looking for support, guidance and enrichment while growing their family.

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 7, 2018 6:30 PM - Tuesday, August 28, 2018 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 September - November.

**Shabbat dinner, 8/24/18**


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


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


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“PJ Library is a great program that introduced our young family to adorable, fun, Jewish literature!”

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Upcoming Events


Mom & Tot @ The Dr. Sue Library! Wednesday, April 25, 2018 9:30 AM More info
Mommy & Me @ The Dr. Sue Library! Wednesday, April 25, 2018 11:00 AM More info
Babyccino: Tots Love Shabbat @ The Dr. Sue Library Thursday, April 26, 2018 9:30 AM More info
Sticky, Slimy, Shabbat! Saturday, April 28, 2018 9:00 AM More info