Feed Chicago
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Where: Various locations throughout Chicago
When: Sunday, September 21
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Over 2.1 million individuals receive food assistance in Illinois. Join the fight against hunger. 1 day. 13 projects. 130 volunteers. Join the Young Leadership Division (YLD) & Tikkun Olam Volunteer Network (TOV) and make a difference!

Sign up to volunteer. This event is for young adults between the ages of 22-40ish.

Career Moves @ JVS Chicago “Success Series Workshops”
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When: Ongoing
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"What’s in Your Toolbox?"

Being successful in your job search isn’t luck or magic. Whether you are an administrative assistant or a senior level manager, the skills needed to land a job are the same. In today’s economic climate the competition is fierce, and having the tools necessary for a modern and relevant search takes work and knowledge. Topics range from resume and cover letter writing to finding a career identity.

To register for of Career Moves events and workshops, please visit For more information call 847-745-5482.

Grand Opening of Bennett Day School
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Where: Bennett Day School, 657 West Fulton
When: Wednesday, August 20 | 3:30 – 6:30 p.m., Ribbon cutting at 4:15
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Bennett Day School is thrilled to open its doors for its inaugural classes at the early childhood campus! Join for a ribbon cutting ceremony, a tour of the fabulous new and innovative space and meet members of the community including Chicago Aldermen Walter Burnett, Jr. and Brendan Reilly. A fun activity for the kids and light refreshments will be provided. This is the big introduction to the West Loop/Fulton River District community!


Shabbat on the Lake
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Where: Chicago lakefront park between Barry & Wellington, on inner Lake Shore Drive
When: Friday, August 22 | 5:30 - 10 p.m.
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Shabbat on the Lake is back! Last year we celebrated Shabbat with over 300 young adults. You don't want to miss this incredible Shabbat experience for young adults!

Appetizers, dinner & Shabbat activities

$10 Advance Register by August 18, 5pm for your chance to win a raffle prize!
$15 on site

To register or more info: or 847.763.3629

Rain Site, Anshe Emet, 3751 N. Broadway 

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! - a Loving Tribute to the Sherman Brothers
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Where: Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 N. Milwaukee Ave.
When: Saturday, September 13 | 8 - 9 p.m.
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Jenifer French & Friends present “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!” – a Loving Tribute to the Sherman Brothers

You cannot forget a Sherman Brothers’ song for your entire life!

Jenifer French & Friends present a new cabaret show called “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!” which pays loving tribute to the multiple Oscar & Grammy award winning songwriters, Richard M. & Robert B. Sherman. The Sherman Brothers composed more than 50 iconic motion picture song scores, numerous Broadway stage productions, countless songs for TV, theme park songs, chart topping hits for pop recording artists, and over 1,000 well-known published songs!

Revisit the beloved songs of your childhood in this fun, sing-along musical tribute and find yourself asking, “They wrote that song too?” Song selections come from such musical classics as The Jungle Book, Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Aristocats, Bedknobs& Broomsticks, Winnie the Pooh, Charlotte’s Web, The Parent Trap, That Darn Cat, and more!

Jenifer French is a Chicago-based jazz and blues vocalist who has been performing since 1999.Jenifer French & Friends features: Jim Cox (bass), Jenifer French, Phil Gratteau (drums), Adam Haus (guitar & ukulele), George Howe, and Daryl Nitz.Musical Director: George Howe.Director: Daryl Nitz.

$15 cover/2 drink minimum

Affordable Care Act for Small Businesses
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Where: Harold Washington Library Center Video Theater, 400 S. State Street
When: Thursday, September 18 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
What else: As the Affordable Care Act’s Marketplace approaches its second year, what are the options for small business owners? If you want to offer insurance through your small business, what steps do you need to take? What tax credits can you take advantage of? Join Tracey Lipsig Kite, Healthcare Guide and an insurance broker, to get an overview of SHOP (Small Business Health Options Program) and a blueprint for taking health insurance for your business forward. This program is funded by the Jewish Federation Fund for Innovation in Health (supported by the Michael Reese Health Trust). FREE EVENT


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