Families with Young Children

It’s rewarding to provide our children with Jewish experiences. We hope you will join us to connect our traditions to the present and make new friends with similar values.

Please save the dates below for fun Jewish programming and feel free to share widely.  Torah Tots with a Twist co-sponsored with JBaby Chicago, a program of Jewish United Fund.

Friday Evening Erev Shabbat

All Friday Evening Erev Shabbat gatherings for families with young children include a song/prayer session, a story and a child-friendly dinner and take place from 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Dates of Friday evening programs:

August 9, September 13, October 18, November 8, January 10, February 9 and May 9.


Sunday Morning Programs

All Sunday Morning programs include crafts, play, song, Havdalah and a child-friendly food related to the holiday being celebrated and take place from 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m.

December 15 – Chanukah

March 9 – Purim Carnival

April 6 – Passover


Family Shabbat

Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd graders are integrated on Shabbat mornings from 10:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m., followed by Kiddush Lunch, on the following dates:

November 16, December 14, January 25, February 22, April 19 and May 17

Updated June 26, 2024   20 Sivan 5784