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jBaby Chicago Classes

Come play with jBaby Chicago! From music to yoga to an expectant parent series, jBaby classes partner with local Jewish organizations to offer something unique for families.

JUF Young Families programming is enriched by the diversity of our participants. We know each family is unique and all are welcome. Please email us at youngfamilies@juf.org if you have any questions or if you require any accommodations to make our programming accessible and welcoming to your family. 


Jamberry Music

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 9:45 AM - Tuesday, August 9, 2022 10:30 AM <Add to Calendar>

Join us for 45 minutes of joyful, collaborative music making with Nicole Jaworski and Jamberry Music! In this class, you and your little one will bond with each other and make new friends while we sing, dance, play, pretend and experiment with instruments. Class is geared to kids 6 months to 2.5 years old and siblings are welcome to join! Class is held in our very large social hall, with plenty of space for each family to sit comfortably.

Class will be held on Zoom if conditions change.


Location:
Beth Emet Synagogue
1224 Dempster Avenue
Evanston IL, 60202


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

Connecting the Expecting | Cohort 32

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 6:30 PM - Tuesday, August 30, 2022 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 (LGBTQ 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 session will include a guest speaker and topics will include newborn basics, adjusting to new roles as parents, Jewish baby rituals and creating a Jewish home.

Cohort will meet on 8/8, 8/16, 8/23 and 8/30 with Shabbat dinner on 8/26.


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


Contact:
jBaby Chicago
jbabychicago@juf.org
312-357-4859


Register Online

“We especially love attending the weekend events, as they give us a chance to socialize with new friends and engage in Jewish holidays with our son.”

jBaby Chicago Parent