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2014 Fall Schedule (Subject to change)
All meetings are on Monday’s and begin at 7pm (unless otherwise noted) and are hosted at
Willow Creek North Shore
315 Waukegan Road, Northfield, Illinois
Brian Newman | Executive Director of the Isaac-Ishmael Initiative
A Jew Among Arabs?…Building Bridges to an “Unknown World”
Jenny Berg Chandler | Author of the memoir Jew in the Pew | Jewish Christian…Where Do I Belong?
Michelle Van Loon Michelle Van Loon | Writer & Author | Topic TBD
Rabbi Niles Goldstein | Director of Development, Center for Interfaith Engagement | Topic TBD
We invite you to join us at Temple Shalom Yisrael for our Holy Day services
Erev Rosh HaShanah service – Wednesday September 24, 2014 at 7 p.m.
A “sweets” oneg will be after the service on September 24th
Erev Yom Kippur (Kol Nidre) service – Friday October 3, 2014 at 7 p.m.
Yom Kippur service – Saturday October 4, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.
ADMISSION IS FREE
The Holy Days services will be held at 2720 Kirchoff Road, Rolling Meadows, Illinois
(basement of Community Church of Rolling Meadows – 4 stoplights east of Rt. 53)
If you have any questions, please call Sue at (847) 293-4107
The LORD bless you and keep you,
The LORD make His face shine upon you
And be gracious unto you,
The LORD turn His face toward you
And give you His shalom (peace)!
Please join us on Erev Rosh Hashanah, Wednesday, September 24 at 7:00 p.m. and for Rosh Hashanah services Thursday, September 25 at 10:00 a.m. (oneg and Tashlich following).
We will continue our worship on Friday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m. for an Erev Yom Kippur service, and a Yom Kippur Day service the next morning, Saturday, October 4 at 10:00 a.m., concluding with a Neilah service and break-fast meal beginning at 5:00 p.m.
You are also invited to join us and the members of Congregation Etz Chaim and Adat Hatikvah Congregation under the stars and the Sukkah, to celebrate Erev Sukkot on Wednesday, October 8 at 7:00 p.m. We will continue to rejoice together in God’s faithfulness under the Sukkah on Saturday, October 11, at 10:00 a.m. (oneg following).
We will also have a special 36th anniversary celebration at 6:00 p.m. (dessert following). Our High Holy Day services will conclude with a Simchat Torah Service on Thursday, October 16, at 7:00 p.m. Admission to services is always free. All morning services will provide sign language interpretation, children’s classes and nursery care. For information about the Olive Tree Congregation High Holy Day services, please call (847) 222-1230 or visit our website at www.olive-tree.org.
CONTACT: Juanita Yager
OLIVE TREE CONGREGATION
400 N. Elmhurst Road
Prospect Heights IL 60070
Sunday, June 8th | 3-7pm
HALF DAY FOREST PRESERVE | VERNON HILLS, IL
Shelter A| Located on Milwaukee Ave (Rt. 21) at the light for Woodlands Pkwy, south of Townline Rd (Rt. 60) and just north of Half Day Rd (Rt. 22)
KOSHER HAMBURGERS and HOTDOGS, CHIPS, BOTTLED WATER, and PLATES WILL BE PROVIDED
PLEASE BRING CHAIRS & BLANKETS & YOUR OWN SIDE DISHES
Jews for Jesus Passover Banquet
Date: Monday, April 21, 2014
Time: 6:30 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner & Program
Cost : $33.00 per person (no child rate)
Reception: Freshly made hummus with fresh vegetables
Dinner: Matzoh ball soup
Garden salad with homemade house vinaigrette dressing
Roasted vesuvio potatoes
Slow roasted chicken with chef’s special seasoning
Fresh green beans in olive oil & garlic
Alta Villa Banquets
430 N. Addison Rd.
Addison, IL 60101
Contact person: Melanie Rose, Jew for Jesus, 4118 Oakton St., Skokie, IL
Reservation deadline is Tuesday, April 17, 2014