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PJ In the Sukkah

Visit a Sukkah near you! Join local synagogues for special events for young families in the sukkah.  Enjoy PJ stories, crafts, music, snacks, games and more. Check out the locations below.

sukkot 17


Wednesday, October 4

B’nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim

Address: 1201 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact: Susie Wexler

Contact number: 847-940-7575

Email: swexler@bjbe.org 

Website:www.bjbe.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Join BJBE for a pizza dinner.  Help make our sukkah beautiful and experience the mitzvah of shaking the lulav!

Date:10/4/17

Time: 5:00 pm

Cost: Free

RSVP at: swexler@bjbe.org

Temple Beth El

Address: 3610 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact: Janice Hadesman

Contact number: 847-205-9982 ext 211

Email: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org 

Website:www.templebeth-el.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Join Temple Beth-El for an evening beginning with making sukkah decorations, pizza dinner followed by a sukkot service and story.

Date: 10/4/17

Time: 5:30 pm

Cost: $5 per dinner, child 3 and under free

RSVP at: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org

Temple Sholom of Chicago

Address: 3480 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago IL 60657

Contact:Stacy Charney

Contact number: 773-435-1545

Email: stacy@sholomchicago.org 

Website: www.sholomchicago.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Join Temple Sholom for sukkah decorating, a tot sukkah service followed by pizza dinner!

Date: 10/4/17

Time: 5:00 pm

Cost: $25, contact the synagogue for more information

RSVP at: stacy@sholomchicago.org


Friday, October 6

Temple Beth-El

Address: 3610 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact: Janice Hadesman

Contact number:  847-205-9982 ext 211

Email: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org 

Website:www.templebeth-el.org 


Young Family Sukkot Information: Sukkot information: A special Sukkot tot Shabbat program beginning with a complimentary pizza and pasta dinner followed by singing, sukkot story, dancing and age appropriate prayers and followed by a project and oneg. 

Date: 10/6/17

Time: 5:30 pm

Cost: Free

RSVP at: jhadesman@templebeth-el.org


Saturday, October 7

Temple Chai

Address: 1670 Checker Rd, Long Grove, IL 60047

Contact: Laura Perpinyal

Contact number: 847-537-1771 Ext 228

Email: Lperpinyal@templechai.org 

Website: www.templechai.org

Young Family Sukkot Inforamtion: Saturday morning Tot Shabbat in the Sukkah! Join Temple Chai for songs, crafts and Sukkot fun! Our short, interactive program will end with "Schmear and Schmooze"! 

Date: 10/7/17

Time: 9:00 am

Cost: Free

RSVP At: Lperpinyal@templechai.org

Temple Judea Mizpah

Address: 8610 Niles Center Rd, Skokie, 60077 

Contact: Marla Topp

Contact number: 847-676-1566

Email: mtopp@templejm.org 

Website: www.templejm.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Join Temple Judea Mizpah for sukkah decorating, family friendly service in the sukkah and dinner!

Date: 10/7/17

Time: 5:00 pm

Cost: Free

RSVP at: mtopp@templejm.org


Sunday, October 8

Northbrook Community Synagogue

Address: 2548 Jasper Court, Northbrook, IL 60062

Contact: Jenn Hipps

Contact number: 847-509-9204

Email: jenn@northbrookcommunitysynagogue.org 

Website: www.ncshul.com

Young Family Sukkot information: Join Northbrook Community Synagogue for our Sukkah Spectacular a Festival of Temporary Structures including games, arts and crafts, building competitions, snacks in the sukkah, and more!

Date: 10/8/17

Time: 11:30 am 

Cost: Free

RSVP at: jenn@northbrookcommunitysynagogue.org

The Chicago Loop Synagogue

Address: 16 S Clark St, Chicago, IL 60603

Contact: Jonathan Edelman

Contact number: 312-346-7370

Email: jonathan@chiloopsyn.org 

Website: www.Chicagoloopsynagogue.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Celebrate sukkot by reading children’s stories, exploring the lulav and etrog and enjoy a light meal together!

Date:10/8/17

Time:11:00 am

Cost: $10 per family

RSVP at: info@chicagoloopsynagogue.org


Monday, October 9

Beth Emet Synagogue

Address: 1224 Dempster Rd Evanston, IL 60202

Contact: Marci Dickman

Contact number: 847-869-4230 ext 310

Email: mdickman@bethemet.org

Website: www.bethemet.org

Young Family Sukkot Information: Enjoy a pizza dinner in our sukkah, hear a story, shake the lulav and celebrate the holiday with old and new friends.

Date:10/9/17

Time: 5:00pm

Cost: $5 per person

RSVP at: school@bethemet.org














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