Events and Activities Calendar

Activities Calendar

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all outside events have been postponed until further notice. To read about our restrictions, click here. Our in-home activities for residents are still scheduled as permitted.

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PASSOVER
PASSOVER
Mar 27 – Apr 4 all-day
 
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Balderdash Game in the Activity Room 11:00 am
Balderdash Game in the Activity Room
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am
Join us for this is funny word game where players make up definitions to obscure words!
Concert: CSO Episode 16: Harberg, Gabrieli & Bach 1:00 pm
Concert: CSO Episode 16: Harberg, Gabrieli & Bach
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm
Strum, a string quintet by acclaimed New York composer Jessie Montgomery, Amanda Harberg’s Hall of Ghosts, written in 2020 at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, evokes haunting loneliness through the use of a single...
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall!
Apr 1 @ 2:00 pm
In-person activities are back! Join us in the Social Hall for Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life.
Movie: “The Night of the Hunter” 3:30 pm
Movie: “The Night of the Hunter”
Apr 1 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "The Night of the Hunter"
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid the $10,000 he’d stolen in a robbery. Starring Robert Mitchum and Shelly Winters.
Movie: “The Night of the Hunter” 7:00 pm
Movie: “The Night of the Hunter”
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "The Night of the Hunter"
A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid the $10,000 he’d stolen in a robbery. Starring Robert Mitchum and Shelly Winters.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 2 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Yiddish Club with Benna 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Apr 2 @ 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Join us for Yiddish with Benna! An hour of music and schmooze. Prior Yiddish knowledge is not required.
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68) 12:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68)
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68)
Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers in the U.K. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill of increasing difficulty
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom 1:30 pm
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom
Apr 2 @ 1:30 pm
Please feel free to contribute articles for the Friday’s discussion group. Bring the articles to the activities office by Tuesday noon. Ask the activity staff or front desk for the Zoom link!  
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68) 3:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68)
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Chocolate (Channel 68)
Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers in the U.K. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill of increasing difficulty
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall) 4:30 pm
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall)
Apr 2 @ 4:30 pm
Join us for Friday Night Shabbat Services with Jonathan in person or via Zoom Live Stream!
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm
 
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger 6:45 pm
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger
Apr 2 @ 6:45 pm
Observe Friday Night Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: Bernstein Tchaikovsky Symphonies 4 & 5 1:00 pm
Concert: Bernstein Tchaikovsky Symphonies 4 & 5
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm
Leonard Bernstein conducts three works by Tchaikovsky: Symphony in F Minor, op 36 (performed by the New York Philharmonic Orchestra), Symphony in E Minor, op 64 (performed by the Boston Symphony Orchestra) and Violin Concerto...
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert 1:00 pm
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm
Pianist Carolyn Enger is a pianist based in the greater New York City area, with roots reaching back to Breslau, now Wroclaw, Poland. She has gained critical acclaim for her lyrical and dynamic playing, as...
Movie: “Vice” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Vice”
Apr 3 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Vice"
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
Movie: “Vice” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Vice”
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Vice"
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 4 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: Bernstein Tchaikovsky Symphonies 4 & 5 1:00 pm
Concert: Bernstein Tchaikovsky Symphonies 4 & 5
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm
Leonard Bernstein conducts three works by Tchaikovsky: Symphony in F Minor, op 36 (performed by the New York Philharmonic Orchestra), Symphony in E Minor, op 64 (performed by the Boston Symphony Orchestra) and Violin Concerto...
Movie: “Vice” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Vice”
Apr 4 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Vice"
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
Movie: “Vice” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Vice”
Apr 4 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Vice"
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 5 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 5 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Open Art Studio 10:30 am
Open Art Studio
Apr 5 @ 10:30 am
Let your creativity flow in the art studio!
How to Look and Understand Great Art Part 35 and 36 12:00 pm
How to Look and Understand Great Art Part 35 and 36
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm
Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!    
Trivia with Benna 2:00 pm
Trivia with Benna
Apr 5 @ 2:00 pm
Trivia is back! Join us for fun in the Social Hall!
Movie: “Eighth Grade” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Eighth Grade”
Apr 5 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Eighth Grade"
An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school. Starring Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson.
Movie: “Eighth Grade” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Eighth Grade”
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Eighth Grade"
An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school. Starring Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 6 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Virtual Chicago River Architecture Tour 11:00 am
Virtual Chicago River Architecture Tour
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am
Virtual Chicago River Architecture Tour
Join us for a Virtual Chicago River Architecture Tour! If you’ve taken a boat tour in Chicago — which many of us have — this tour will be the most engaging, perfect complement to that...
How to Look and Understand Great Art Part 35 and 36 12:00 pm
How to Look and Understand Great Art Part 35 and 36
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm
Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!    
Virtual Birds with Alyse 2:00 pm
Virtual Birds with Alyse
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm
Virtual Birds with Alyse
  Explore a unique bird species and learn fun facts every month with Alyse! Contact Benna for the Zoom info at [email protected]!
Movie: “Eighth Grade” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Eighth Grade”
Apr 6 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Eighth Grade"
An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school. Starring Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson.
Movie: “Eighth Grade” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Eighth Grade”
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Eighth Grade"
An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school. Starring Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson.
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Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness”
Apr 7 @ 9:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Play: Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike 10:00 am
Play: Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am
Lincoln Center Theater Presents: A play by Christopher Durang with Chekhovian themes. Vanya and Sonia have never left their childhood home in Bucks County, PA while their sister Masha has been touring the world as...
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi”
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert 1:00 pm
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm
Pianist Carolyn Enger is a pianist based in the greater New York City area, with roots reaching back to Breslau, now Wroclaw, Poland. She has gained critical acclaim for her lyrical and dynamic playing, as...
Bingo in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Bingo in the Social Hall!
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm
In-person Bingo is back! Join us in the Social Hall! Bring your Bingo boards!
Play: Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike 3:00 pm
Play: Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike
Apr 7 @ 3:00 pm
Lincoln Center Theater Presents: A play by Christopher Durang with Chekhovian themes. Vanya and Sonia have never left their childhood home in Bucks County, PA while their sister Masha has been touring the world as...
Virtual Family Support Group 3:30 pm
Virtual Family Support Group
Apr 7 @ 3:30 pm
The Virtual Family Support Group meets every other Wednesday at 3:30pm. Please RSVP to Arielle at [email protected] or call (773) 596-5864.
Movie: “Refuge” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Refuge”
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Refuge"
This documentary recounts the history of The Selfhelp Home and the stories of six former Selfhelp residents who survived the Holocaust.
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Yom Hashoah
Yom Hashoah
Apr 8 all-day
 
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert 1:00 pm
Concert: Unbranded Women’s Composers Concert
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm
Pianist Carolyn Enger is a pianist based in the greater New York City area, with roots reaching back to Breslau, now Wroclaw, Poland. She has gained critical acclaim for her lyrical and dynamic playing, as...
Yom Hashoah Memorial Service 2:00 pm
Yom Hashoah Memorial Service
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm
Yom Hashoah Memorial Service will take place in the Social Hall.
Movie: “Refuge” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Refuge”
Apr 8 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Refuge"
This documentary recounts the history of The Selfhelp Home and the stories of six former Selfhelp residents who survived the Holocaust.
iPhone Skills Workshop 4:00 pm
iPhone Skills Workshop
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm
Do you need help using your iPhone? Join us for an informative workshop on Zoom!
Movie: “Refuge” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Refuge”
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Refuge"
This documentary recounts the history of The Selfhelp Home and the stories of six former Selfhelp residents who survived the Holocaust.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 9 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Yiddish Club with Benna 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Join us for Yiddish with Benna! An hour of music and schmooze. Prior Yiddish knowledge is not required.
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68) 12:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68)
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68)
Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers in the U.K. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill of increasing difficulty
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom 1:30 pm
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom
Apr 9 @ 1:30 pm
Please feel free to contribute articles for the Friday’s discussion group. Bring the articles to the activities office by Tuesday noon. Ask the activity staff or front desk for the Zoom link!  
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68) 3:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68)
Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm
The Great British Baking Show, Episode: Revisited (Channel 68)
Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers in the U.K. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill of increasing difficulty
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall) 4:30 pm
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall)
Apr 9 @ 4:30 pm
Join us for Friday Night Shabbat Services with Jonathan in person or via Zoom Live Stream!
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm
 
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger 6:45 pm
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger
Apr 9 @ 6:45 pm
Observe Friday Night Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 10 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: THE MAGIC OF TELEMANN 1:00 pm
Concert: THE MAGIC OF TELEMANN
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm
A shining star in the Baroque constellation, Telemann is the centerpiece of this concert featuring five of H+H’s principal musicians. Fiery passions are laced throughout the rhythms, sure to warm a winter’s day. Performed on...
Movie: “Tesla” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Tesla”
Apr 10 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Tesla"
A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan’s daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.
Movie: “Tesla” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Tesla”
Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Tesla"
A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan’s daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 11 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: THE MAGIC OF TELEMANN 1:00 pm
Concert: THE MAGIC OF TELEMANN
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm
A shining star in the Baroque constellation, Telemann is the centerpiece of this concert featuring five of H+H’s principal musicians. Fiery passions are laced throughout the rhythms, sure to warm a winter’s day. Performed on...
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Light of Days 3:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Light of Days
Apr 11 @ 3:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Light of Days
The Selfhelp Home has partnered with the Illinois Holocaust Museum to offer a special virtual program… The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos Date: Sunday, April 11, 2021...
Movie: “Tesla” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Tesla”
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Tesla"
A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan’s daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.
Movie: “Tesla” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Tesla”
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Tesla"
A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan’s daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 12 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Open Art Studio 10:30 am
Open Art Studio
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am
Let your creativity flow in the art studio!
Our Planet: One Planet 1:00 pm
Our Planet: One Planet
Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm
Documentary series focusing on the breadth of the diversity of habitats around the world, from the remote Arctic wilderness and mysterious deep oceans to the vast landscapes of Africa and diverse jungles of South America.
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert 2:00 pm
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Musicians from the Lyric Opera Stage Artists, the Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra, and friends perform a collage of musical favorites, opera, and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2! Contact Benna for the Zoom info...
Movie: “Irresistible” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Irresistible”
Apr 12 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Irresistible"
A comedy about what happens when a small town becomes the main attraction for two rival political consultants. Starring Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, and Rose Byrne.
Movie: “Irresistible” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Irresistible”
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Irresistible"
A comedy about what happens when a small town becomes the main attraction for two rival political consultants. Starring Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, and Rose Byrne.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 13 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
TimeSlips 11:00 am
TimeSlips
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am
This program is geared toward people who are unable to participate in Zoom programming: reminiscence/storytelling group for people with dementia. Located in the Activity Room.
Our Planet: One Planet 1:00 pm
Our Planet: One Planet
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm
Documentary series focusing on the breadth of the diversity of habitats around the world, from the remote Arctic wilderness and mysterious deep oceans to the vast landscapes of Africa and diverse jungles of South America.
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna 2:00 pm
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm
We will watch TED Talks videos and discuss. Ask the front desk or activity staff for the Zoom meeting ID and passcode..
Movie: “Irresistible” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Irresistible”
Apr 13 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Irresistible"
A comedy about what happens when a small town becomes the main attraction for two rival political consultants. Starring Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, and Rose Byrne.
Movie: “Irresistible” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Irresistible”
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Irresistible"
A comedy about what happens when a small town becomes the main attraction for two rival political consultants. Starring Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, and Rose Byrne.
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Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness”
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi”
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Virtual News and Views with Lynn Samuels 11:00 am
Virtual News and Views with Lynn Samuels
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am
Virtual News and Views with Lynn Samuels
Virtual News and Views with Lynn Samuels is back! Ask the front desk or activity staff for the Zoom meeting ID and passcode.
Concert: CSO Sessions: Episode 17, Mozart Gran Partita 1:00 pm
Concert: CSO Sessions: Episode 17, Mozart Gran Partita
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm
Mozart’s Gran Partita is a sublime achievement in wind music, easily capturing the many emotions of the heart — sometimes all within a single movement. It is a playfully subversive variation on the popular serenade,...
Bingo in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Bingo in the Social Hall!
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm
In-person Bingo is back! Join us in the Social Hall! Bring your Bingo boards!
Movie: “Apples from the Desert” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Apples from the Desert”
Apr 14 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Apples from the Desert"
Rebecca Abarbanel lives in Jerusalem. She is the only daughter of an Orthodox Jewish family. Unhappy with her life, Rebecca becomes interested in the secular world. And then one day she runs away with a...
Movie: “Apples from the Desert” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Apples from the Desert”
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Apples from the Desert"
Rebecca Abarbanel lives in Jerusalem. She is the only daughter of an Orthodox Jewish family. Unhappy with her life, Rebecca becomes interested in the secular world. And then one day she runs away with a...
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Yom Ha’atzmaut
Yom Ha’atzmaut
Apr 15 all-day
 
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 15 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Virtual Slide Show: Krista August “Giants in the Park” 11:00 am
Virtual Slide Show: Krista August “Giants in the Park”
Apr 15 @ 11:00 am
Virtual Slide Show: Krista August "Giants in the Park"
Giants in the Park brings the statues of Lincoln Park to life.  It includes a collection of crisp, clear and well-researched stories about the people depicted by these bronze figures as well as the people who funded...
Concert: CSO Sessions: Episode 17, Mozart Gran Partita 1:00 pm
Concert: CSO Sessions: Episode 17, Mozart Gran Partita
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm
Mozart’s Gran Partita is a sublime achievement in wind music, easily capturing the many emotions of the heart — sometimes all within a single movement. It is a playfully subversive variation on the popular serenade,...
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall!
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm
In-person activities are back! Join us in the Social Hall for Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life.
Movie: “Apples from the Desert” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Apples from the Desert”
Apr 15 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Apples from the Desert"
Rebecca Abarbanel lives in Jerusalem. She is the only daughter of an Orthodox Jewish family. Unhappy with her life, Rebecca becomes interested in the secular world. And then one day she runs away with a...
Movie: “Apples from the Desert” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Apples from the Desert”
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Apples from the Desert"
Rebecca Abarbanel lives in Jerusalem. She is the only daughter of an Orthodox Jewish family. Unhappy with her life, Rebecca becomes interested in the secular world. And then one day she runs away with a...
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Yiddish Club with Benna 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Apr 16 @ 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Join us for Yiddish with Benna! An hour of music and schmooze. Prior Yiddish knowledge is not required.
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love 12:00 pm
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love
Apr 16 @ 12:00 pm
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love
The story of a haredi family in Jerusalem. Shulem Shtisel, the father of a large family, is dealing with his younger son who he wants to see married soon. His daughter, Giti, is dealing in...
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom 1:30 pm
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom
Apr 16 @ 1:30 pm
Please feel free to contribute articles for the Friday’s discussion group. Bring the articles to the activities office by Tuesday noon. Ask the activity staff or front desk for the Zoom link!  
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love 3:00 pm
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love
Apr 16 @ 3:00 pm
Shtisel Episode 1 (Channel 68): Everyone is looking for love
The story of a haredi family in Jerusalem. Shulem Shtisel, the father of a large family, is dealing with his younger son who he wants to see married soon. His daughter, Giti, is dealing in...
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall) 4:30 pm
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall)
Apr 16 @ 4:30 pm
Join us for Friday Night Shabbat Services with Jonathan in person or via Zoom Live Stream!
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm
 
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger 6:45 pm
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger
Apr 16 @ 6:45 pm
Observe Friday Night Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: The Chris Botti Band at the Wiltern, Los Angeles 1:00 pm
Concert: The Chris Botti Band at the Wiltern, Los Angeles
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm
Features the Grammy Award-winning trumpeter performing with vocalists Sy Smith and Veronica Swift, violinist Caroline Campbell and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Apr 17 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"
During a recording session, tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable “Mother of the Blues”. Starring Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman.
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Apr 17 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"
During a recording session, tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable “Mother of the Blues”. Starring Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 18 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Concert: The Chris Botti Band at the Wiltern, Los Angeles 1:00 pm
Concert: The Chris Botti Band at the Wiltern, Los Angeles
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm
Features the Grammy Award-winning trumpeter performing with vocalists Sy Smith and Veronica Swift, violinist Caroline Campbell and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Apr 18 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"
During a recording session, tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable “Mother of the Blues”. Starring Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman.
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom"
During a recording session, tensions rise between Ma Rainey, her ambitious horn player and the white management determined to control the uncontrollable “Mother of the Blues”. Starring Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 19 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Open Art Studio 10:30 am
Open Art Studio
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am
Let your creativity flow in the art studio!
Brain Games with Rey 2:00 pm
Brain Games with Rey
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm
Challenge your brain in a fun way with Rey!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Virtual Tour: The Architecture Crash Course 11:00 am
Virtual Tour: The Architecture Crash Course
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am
Virtual Tour: The Architecture Crash Course
Join Us for a Virtual Tour: The Architecture Crash Course! Hillary takes you on a virtual crash course in some major Chicago architectural styles you’ll see downtown, spanning from the 1800s to today. What is...
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna 2:00 pm
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm
We will watch TED Talks videos and discuss. Ask the front desk or activity staff for the Zoom meeting ID and passcode..
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Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness”
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi”
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas 10:55 am
Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Apr 21 @ 10:55 am
Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Residents participate in a virtual movie of the week review on Zoom!     ZBIGNIEW BANAS BIO Zbigniew Banas is a film critic, teacher, and a radio and television journalist.  Over the years, his reviews...
Book Club with Fern 2:00 pm
Book Club with Fern
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm
Book Club with Fern
Join us for Book Club in the Activity Room!
Virtual Family Support Group 3:30 pm
Virtual Family Support Group
Apr 21 @ 3:30 pm
The Virtual Family Support Group meets every other Wednesday at 3:30pm. Please RSVP to Arielle at [email protected] or call (773) 596-5864.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Make Your Own Bouquet! 11:00 am
Make Your Own Bouquet!
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am
Spring is in the air and the flowers are blooming! Make your own fresh bouquet in the Social Hall!
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall!
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm
In-person activities are back! Join us in the Social Hall for Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Yiddish Club with Benna 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Apr 23 @ 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Join us for Yiddish with Benna! An hour of music and schmooze. Prior Yiddish knowledge is not required.
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom 1:30 pm
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom
Apr 23 @ 1:30 pm
Please feel free to contribute articles for the Friday’s discussion group. Bring the articles to the activities office by Tuesday noon. Ask the activity staff or front desk for the Zoom link!  
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall) 4:30 pm
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall)
Apr 23 @ 4:30 pm
Join us for Friday Night Shabbat Services with Jonathan in person or via Zoom Live Stream!
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm
 
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger 6:45 pm
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger
Apr 23 @ 6:45 pm
Observe Friday Night Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 25 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Open Art Studio 10:30 am
Open Art Studio
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am
Let your creativity flow in the art studio!
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert 2:00 pm
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm
From Our Home to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Musicians from the Lyric Opera Stage Artists, the Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra, and friends perform a collage of musical favorites, opera, and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2! Contact Benna for the Zoom info...
Visiting Scholar on Zoom: Rabbi Shoshanah Conover 4:00 pm
Visiting Scholar on Zoom: Rabbi Shoshanah Conover
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm
Visiting Scholar on Zoom: Rabbi Shoshanah Conover
Visiting Scholar: Rabbi Shoshanah Conover, Temple Sholom Date: Monday, April 26 at 4:00 pm Topic: A Passage From the Talmud to Carry Us Through Difficult Times. A close look at one of the most comforting...
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Jewish Book Club with Jonathan 11:00 am
Jewish Book Club with Jonathan
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am
Join Jonathan for Jewish Book Club in the Activity Room!
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna 2:00 pm
TED Talks Discussion Group with Benna
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm
We will watch TED Talks videos and discuss. Ask the front desk or activity staff for the Zoom meeting ID and passcode..
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Righteous 6:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Righteous
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Righteous
The Illinois Holocaust Museum invites you to a virtual event… The Righteous: A Play Reading & Discussion Date: Tuesday, April 27 at 6:30 PM (CDT) Registration: Free to the public! Registrations are required. What would you...
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Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Chair Dancing Fitness”
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sitting Tai Chi”
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Discovery Series with HealthPro Therapy Department: The Benefits of Walking 11:00 am
Discovery Series with HealthPro Therapy Department: The Benefits of Walking
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am
Join us for an interactive discussion on healthy lifestyle choices, day-to- day health, and preventative measures to sustain healthy living that is centered on incorporating wellness into daily living. This will take place in the...
Bingo in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Bingo in the Social Hall!
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm
In-person Bingo is back! Join us in the Social Hall! Bring your Bingo boards!
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Drama Club with Rey 11:00 am
Drama Club with Rey
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am
Join us for some theater fun…Rita’s Drama Club with Rey! This will take place in the Social Hall, NOT Zoom (maximum 10 people).
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall! 2:00 pm
Jewish Studies with Jonathan in the Social Hall!
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm
In-person activities are back! Join us in the Social Hall for Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life.
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Last Million 6:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Last Million
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm
Illinois Holocaust Museum Presents: The Last Million
The Illinois Holocaust Museum invites you to a virtual event… THE LAST MILLION: EUROPE’S DISPLACED PERSONS FROM WORLD WAR TO COLD WAR Date: Thursday, April 29 at 6:30 PM (CDT) Registration: Free to the public! Registrations...
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Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit” 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am
Exercise Time: “Sit & Be Fit”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout” 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am
Exercise Time: “Active Chair Workout”
Residents can stay active with morning exercise classes in person or watching Channel 2 on TV.
Yiddish Club with Benna 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Apr 30 @ 11:00 am
Yiddish Club with Benna
Join us for Yiddish with Benna! An hour of music and schmooze. Prior Yiddish knowledge is not required.
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom 1:30 pm
Friday Discussion Group on Zoom
Apr 30 @ 1:30 pm
Please feel free to contribute articles for the Friday’s discussion group. Bring the articles to the activities office by Tuesday noon. Ask the activity staff or front desk for the Zoom link!  
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall) 4:30 pm
Shabbat Services with Jonathan (Live & In Person in the Social Hall)
Apr 30 @ 4:30 pm
Join us for Friday Night Shabbat Services with Jonathan in person or via Zoom Live Stream!
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm
 
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger 6:45 pm
Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger
Apr 30 @ 6:45 pm
Observe Friday Night Shabbat Services with Cantor Berger!
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