In The Community

Community – Week of December 14, 2019

Our Sponsors:

Thank you to our Sponsors:  Thank you to Irwin and Arlene Fredman for sponsoring Shalosh Seudos in observance of the yahrzeit of Irwin’s mother, Henrietta Fredman z’l.

Happy Birthday to: Rodney John, Sandra Abrams, Elisheva Sudin, Dr. Jonathan Shanker, Frances Rothman, Victoria John, Peggy Umansky, Leslie Gitel, Rhonnie Goldfader and David Gellman.

Anniversaries: None

Shabbat Greeter: Marcie Brook and Larry Chervitz

This Week and Beyond

    • Sunday, December 15 ~ 114th NHBZ Anniversary Dinner at Clayton Plaza Hotel.
    • Shabbos, December 21 ~ Kiddush Luncheon sponsored by Leo Bressler
    • Sunday, December 22 ~ First night of Chanukah
    • Shabbos, December 28 ~ We welcome guest speaker, Jack Langen, whose topic will be : Courage on Campus: How a University of Illinois Student Leader Stood With the Jewish Community”. Kiddush / Luncheon
    • Sunday, December 29 ~ The NHBZ Chanukah Party is going to be fantastic! Amy & Denny Feit are chairing the party have planned an event not to be missed. Please RSVP early. We are also looking for sponsors for the dinner at $25 -$100.
    • Shabbos, January 25 ~ Synaplex Shabbat ~ featuring Nadav Alkoby, Midwest Campus Coordinator at ZOA Campus,

In the Community

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This Week’s Torah Trivia

Last Week’s Question: How long did Yitzhak Live?

Answer: 180 years, Of the 3 forefathers, he lived the longest.

This Week’s Question: How did Yaakov prepare for the meeting with his twin brother Eisav?

Don’t Forget…

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