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Mar 20, 2019
Erev Purim
Mar 21, 2019
Purim
Mar

1 2019

2nd Annual HGMS Graduate Student Symposium

8:30AM - 5:00PM  

Room 210, Levis Faculty Center
919 West Illinois
Urbana, IL 61801

Please join us forthe second annual Graduate Symposium in Memory Studies. This is a graduate-student led project…

Mar

1 2019

Celebrate Shabbat with the Illini Hillel community every Friday night. Join Hillel for Friday night services with on…

Mar

1 2019

Friday Night Live!

6:45PM - 9:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in…

Mar

1 2019

Reform Erev Shabbat Services

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Reform worship services are held every Friday night in the sanctuary, usually at 7:30 p.m. Services are usually condu…

Mar

2 2019

Join Hillel for Shabbat morning services every week at 9:30 am on Saturdays

Mar

2 2019

Family Shabbat

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Saturday, Shabbat family and explanatory service, special circle time for children, followed by a kiddush and lunch, …

Mar

2 2019

Join Hillel for a free Kosher lunch every Shabbat. 

(Note that this event may canceled due to Jewish holidays or Un…

Mar

2 2019

Hillel offers afternoon services at 6:30 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays or school ho…

Mar

2 2019

Purim Youth Party

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

All 7th-12th graders are invited to come dressed up in costume for karaoke, dancing, trivia, games, photo booth, snac…

Mar

2 2019

Hillel offers evening services and Havdallah at 8:00 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays…

Mar

3 2019

Bagels, Lox, and Tefilin

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start your day in an energizing way - with prayer from the heart followed by a gourmet bagel breakfast. 

Eat breakf…

Mar

3 2019

2019 Jewish Film Festival Red Carpet Premiere Party

5:30PM - 6:45PM  

Hamilton Walkers
201 N Neil St
Champaign, IL 61820

Join us for the Red Carpet Premiere Party for the 2019 Jewish Film Festival!

Dessert and cocktails will be served (c…

Mar

3 2019

2019 Jewish Film Festival: After Auschwitz

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Art Theater
126 W Church St
Champaign, IL 61820

Join us for the 2019 Jewish Film Festival!

On March 3, we will screen After Auschwitz.

 

NOTE: The ticket link he…

Mar

4 2019

David Myers Workshop

12:00PM - 1:00PM  

English Building Room 109
608 S. Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61802

David N. Myers is the Sady and Ludwig Kahn Professor of Jewish History in the UCLA History Department, as well as the…

Mar

4 2019

Jewish learning and free kosher pizza every Monday

Mar

4 2019

David Myers (UCLA) The Importance of Jewish History: An Impassioned Plea

5:00PM - 6:00PM  

Lucy Ellis Lounge
1080 Foreign Language Building
707 S. Matthews
Urbana, IL 61802

Myers’ scholarly work has touched on a number of key themes in modern Jewish history, including the history of Jewi…

Mar

5 2019

Gentle Chair Yoga

10:45AM - 11:30AM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

SHAL*OM! Please come and try your first class for free! People have said the class is calming, refreshing and provide…

Mar

5 2019

Please join us  for an  informal get together to discuss the book "The Best Place on Earth" by  Ayelet Tsabari. 

Mar

7 2019

VIMS lunch

11:45AM - 1:45PM  

Join VIMS for their monthly gathering. The locationrotates occasionally. RSVP required. Ask CUJF for thr contact info…

Mar

8 2019

Celebrate Shabbat with the Illini Hillel community every Friday night. Join Hillel for Friday night services with on…

Mar

8 2019

Friday Night Live!

6:45PM - 9:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in…

Mar

8 2019

Reform Erev Shabbat Services

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Reform worship services are held every Friday night in the sanctuary, usually at 7:30 p.m. Services are usually condu…

Mar

9 2019

Join Hillel for Shabbat morning services every week at 9:30 am on Saturdays

Mar

9 2019

Family Shabbat

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Saturday, Shabbat family and explanatory service, special circle time for children, followed by a kiddush and lunch, …

Mar

9 2019

Join Hillel for a free Kosher lunch every Shabbat. 

(Note that this event may canceled due to Jewish holidays or Un…

Mar

9 2019

Hillel offers afternoon services at 6:30 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays or school ho…

Mar

9 2019

Hillel offers evening services and Havdallah at 8:00 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays…

Mar

10 2019

Bagels, Lox, and Tefilin

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start your day in an energizing way - with prayer from the heart followed by a gourmet bagel breakfast. 

Eat breakf…

Mar

10 2019

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Mar

12 2019

Women in Israel Taskforce

12:30PM - 9:00AM  

iHotel
Excellence Room
1900 First Street
Champaign, 61820

Women in Israel Studies Taskforce: Women in the Profession. Conference.1:30

Mar

10 2019

2019 Jewish Film Festival: The Cakemaker

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Art Theater
126 W Church St
Champaign, IL 61820

Join us for the 2019 Jewish Film Festival!

On March 10, we we screen The Cakemaker

NOTE: The ticket link here is…

Mar

11 2019

Jewish learning and free kosher pizza every Monday

Mar

12 2019

Gentle Chair Yoga

10:45AM - 11:30AM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

SHAL*OM! Please come and try your first class for free! People have said the class is calming, refreshing and provide…

Mar

12 2019

CHAI Seniors: "Purim: A radical story of courage, deceit and reveal"

11:15AM - 2:00PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

CHAI Seniors presents Purim: a radical story of courage, deceit, and reveal with Rabbi Efrat Rotem.

Purim tells a ta…

Mar

13 2019

Purim Drag Show

9:00PM - 11:00PM  

Canopy Club
708 S Goodwin Av
Urbana, IL 61801

We are celebrating our second annual Purim drag show this March. Join us in your best costume and a full drag show fe…

Mar

15 2019

Celebrate Shabbat with the Illini Hillel community every Friday night. Join Hillel for Friday night services with on…

Mar

15 2019

Friday Night Live!

6:45PM - 9:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in…

Mar

15 2019

Reform Erev Shabbat Services

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Reform worship services are held every Friday night in the sanctuary, usually at 7:30 p.m. Services are usually condu…

Mar

16 2019

Join Hillel for Shabbat morning services every week at 9:30 am on Saturdays

Mar

16 2019

Family Shabbat

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Saturday, Shabbat family and explanatory service, special circle time for children, followed by a kiddush and lunch, …

Mar

16 2019

Join Hillel for a free Kosher lunch every Shabbat. 

(Note that this event may canceled due to Jewish holidays or Un…

Mar

16 2019

Hillel offers afternoon services at 6:30 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays or school ho…

Mar

16 2019

Hillel offers evening services and Havdallah at 8:00 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays…

Mar

17 2019

Bagels, Lox, and Tefilin

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start your day in an energizing way - with prayer from the heart followed by a gourmet bagel breakfast. 

Eat breakf…

Mar

18 2019

Jewish learning and free kosher pizza every Monday

Mar

19 2019

Gentle Chair Yoga

10:45AM - 11:30AM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

SHAL*OM! Please come and try your first class for free! People have said the class is calming, refreshing and provide…

Mar

20 2019

Purim Celebration and Megillah Reading

5:30PM - 9:00PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Just a turn of the grogger and costume parade, Purims the most delightful day! We will have dinner together and be en…

Mar

21 2019

A Royal Purim Feast

5:00PM - 7:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Enjoy a community dinner, royal Purim setting, Megillah reading, gragger spinning, good time for all celebration!
RSV…

Mar

22 2019

Celebrate Shabbat with the Illini Hillel community every Friday night. Join Hillel for Friday night services with on…

Mar

22 2019

Friday Night Live!

6:45PM - 9:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in…

Mar

22 2019

Reform Erev Shabbat Services

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Reform worship services are held every Friday night in the sanctuary, usually at 7:30 p.m. Services are usually condu…

Mar

23 2019

Join Hillel for Shabbat morning services every week at 9:30 am on Saturdays

Mar

23 2019

Family Shabbat

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Saturday, Shabbat family and explanatory service, special circle time for children, followed by a kiddush and lunch, …

Mar

23 2019

Join Hillel for a free Kosher lunch every Shabbat. 

(Note that this event may canceled due to Jewish holidays or Un…

Mar

23 2019

Hillel offers afternoon services at 6:30 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays or school ho…

Mar

23 2019

Hillel offers evening services and Havdallah at 8:00 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays…

Mar

24 2019

Bagels, Lox, and Tefilin

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start your day in an energizing way - with prayer from the heart followed by a gourmet bagel breakfast. 

Eat breakf…

Mar

24 2019

Sinai Temple Annual Purim Carnival

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Costumes, games, face paint, prizes, bounce houses, dinner and more! We hope you will celebrate Purim with us and Spr…

Mar

25 2019

Jewish learning and free kosher pizza every Monday

Mar

26 2019

Gentle Chair Yoga

10:45AM - 11:30AM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

SHAL*OM! Please come and try your first class for free! People have said the class is calming, refreshing and provide…

Mar

28 2019

3 and Under Chavurah

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Families with children age 3 and under are invited to come to a playgroup! Parents can talk and share best practices …

Mar

29 2019

21st Century Jewish Writing and the World, Scholarly Roundtable

10:00AM - 3:00PM  

Levis Faculty Center, Room 210
919 W illinois St
Urbana, IL

Jewish writing is often said to be in decline, at least since the passing of the great wave of second-generation Amer…

Mar

29 2019

21st Century Jewish Writing and the World: Scholarly Roundtable

10:00AM - 5:00PM  

Levis Faculty Center, Room 210
919 West Illinois Street
Urbana,

Jewish writing is often said to be in decline, at least since the passing of the great wave of second-generation Amer…

Mar

29 2019

Celebrate Shabbat with the Illini Hillel community every Friday night. Join Hillel for Friday night services with on…

Mar

29 2019

Friday Night Live!

6:45PM - 9:30PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in…

Mar

29 2019

Reform Erev Shabbat Services

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Reform worship services are held every Friday night in the sanctuary, usually at 7:30 p.m. Services are usually condu…

Mar

30 2019

Join Hillel for Shabbat morning services every week at 9:30 am on Saturdays

Mar

30 2019

Family Shabbat

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Saturday, Shabbat family and explanatory service, special circle time for children, followed by a kiddush and lunch, …

Mar

30 2019

Join Hillel for a free Kosher lunch every Shabbat. 

(Note that this event may canceled due to Jewish holidays or Un…

Mar

30 2019

Hillel offers afternoon services at 6:30 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays or school ho…

Mar

30 2019

Hillel offers evening services and Havdallah at 8:00 pm on Saturdays. The schedule may change due to Jewish holidays…

Mar

31 2019

Bagels, Lox, and Tefilin

9:30AM - 11:00AM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start your day in an energizing way - with prayer from the heart followed by a gourmet bagel breakfast. 

Eat breakf…

Mar

31 2019

Career Lecture Series with CUTY (C-U Temple Youth) and CUJF

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

We are excited to have these members of the community join us and tell us about their careers:
1. Benjamin Bross, Arc…

Mar

31 2019

The Passover Escape!

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Chabad Center for Jewish Life
509 S. Fourth St.
Champaign, IL

Start with an escape room as you attempt to solve your way out of Egypt!
As you leave, prepare to bake your own matzo…

Mar

31 2019

Sinai Temple Spa Afternoon

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Sinai Temple
3104 W. Windsor Rd
Champaign, IL

Join us for a Spa Afternoon, A ‘Spring-into-Health’ fundraiser.
Treat yourself to the benefits of these three wel…

Mar

31 2019

2019 Jewish Film Festival: Shalom Bollywood

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Art Theater
126 W Church St
Champaign, IL 61820

Join us for the 2019 Jewish Film Festival!

On March 31, we will screen Shalom Bollywood.

NOTE: The ticket link her…