Special Events

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At Rodfei Zedek

Annual Meeting December 2014Annual Meeting of the Congregation.  Sunday, December 10, 2017, noon.  Officers' and committees' reports.  Election of officers and trustees for the coming year.  The Nominating Committee Report will be posted in advance.  Take a look in the Gift Shop while you're at CRZ.

Chanukah Party.  Wednesday, December 13.  Celebrate with candles, dreidls, songs, cookie decorating, and a latke and potluck dinner.

Shabbat Shirah.  Saturday, January 27, Beshalach.  Kiddush lunch.

Sisterhood Shabbat.  Saturday, February 3, Yitro.  A guest scholar-in-residence will speak at the kiddush lunch following services.

Shabbat al fresco.  Friday, July 21, 2017.  A spirited Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma'ariv Service offsite for all ages, followed by a vegetarian potluck dinner.

singing before sundown; Shabbat al fresco moved indoors because of weather 2016

 
In Our Community
* Asterisked programs are sponsored by
  the Hyde Park-Kenwood Council of Jewish Organizations

Sukkah Hop.  Saturday, October 7, after kiddush lunch in the sukkah.  Schedule and map will be online and at the shul.

Annual Latke-Hamantasch Debate.  Tuesday, November 21, 7:30 p.m., at Mandel Hall, 1131 East 57th Street.  Watch the 2015 debate online.

Thanksgiving Day Interfaith ServiceCommunity Thanksgiving Interfaith Service.  Thursday, November 23, 11:00 a.m., at Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue.  Sponsored by the Hyde Park and Kenwood Interfaith Council and the University of Chicago.

* Family Megillah Reading and Purim Carnival.  Sunday, February 25, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Hyde Park JCC

Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School benefit program.  Sunday, March date tba.

Yom HaShoah Memorial Service.  details tba, at KAM-Isaiah Israel Congregation, 1100 East Hyde Park Boulevard