Bereshit I – From Adam to Abraham at WSTHZ

West Suburban Temple Har Zion 1040 N. Harlem Avenue, River Forest, IL, IL

The stories take us from the universal tales of the creation of the world, the flood, and the Tower of Babel to the foundational tales of Abraham and Sarah, and the beginnings of the Jewish people. The themes of family and faith, honor and dishonor, passion and power provide a rich exploration of our people […]

Cairo Genizah at Moriah

Moriah Congregation 200 Taub Drive, Deerfield, IL

Come along for a journey of intrigue and adventure! This course brings to life an exotic era in Jewish history, revealing the inner thoughts of real-life characters and exploring the daily interactions and behaviors of Jewish men, women and families living along the Mediterranean more than 1,000 years ago. All of this has been uncovered […]

Jewish News Update at the BJE – Tuesday evening, Spring 2020 (or with Zoom)

BJE Campus 3320 Dundee Road, Northbrook, IL

Carl Schrag, former Editor of the Jerusalem Post, has turned this class into one of our most sought after learning opportunities. After successfully teaching the Rachel Wasserman Scholar Course, Beyond Borders:  Insiders & Outsiders for two years to a large group of enthusiastic learners who were mostly Melton graduates, master educator Carl’s in depth course on current […]

Jewish News Update – spring 2020 Wednesday morning at BJE (or with Zoom)

BJE Campus 3320 Dundee Road, Northbrook, IL

Carl Schrag, former Editor of the Jerusalem Post, has turned this class into one of our most sought after learning opportunities. After successfully teaching the Rachel Wasserman Scholars Course, Beyond Borders:  Insiders & Outsiders for two years to a large group of enthusiastic learners who were mostly Melton graduates, master educator Carl’s in depth course on current […]

Foundations of Jewish Family Living at Temple Chai

(Two 5 sessions classes) This learning opportunity for parents provides a thought-provoking encounter with the core values of Judaism. At a time in a family's life when a child is experiencing his or her own Jewish education, this rich learning experience provides you with the learning, the language and the confidence to be a teacher […]

Kol Isha – Let There Be Light (with ZOOM)

BJE Campus 3320 Dundee Road, Northbrook, IL

Kol Isha is reaching higher, going deeper. Join us for a semester of exploration of meanings within the text of Genesis. Using the new English edition of Mikrot Gadolot, Great Readings, we will discover the insights of commentators across the centuries and add those of our own, helping us better understand the modern world. Instructors: […]

Foundations, part 2 only at Temple Chai via Zoom

Temple Chai 1670 Checker Road, Long Grove

(5 sessions class) This learning opportunity for parents provides a thought-provoking encounter with the core values of Judaism. At a time in a family's life when a child is experiencing his or her own Jewish education, this rich learning experience provides you with the learning, the language and the confidence to be a teacher to […]

2020 Golf Event – NEW DATE!!

Deerfield Golf Club and Learning Center 1201 Saunders Road, Riverwoods, IL

  TEE OFF FORE EDUCATION Golf Outing Monday, August 17, 2020 at the Deerfield Golf Club. Program includes 18-holes of golf with special feature holes, group putting and other contests. Raffle prizes, silent auction and awards to complement the day’s events. TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT - CLICK HERE    

2022 BJE Annual Event – The Magic Is You

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El 1175 Sheridan Road, IL, Highland Park, IL

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2022 BJE CHICAGO ANNUAL EVENT - The Magic Is You
Sunday, April 3, 2022
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Honoring: Ramona ChoosMaxine HandelmanJanet Sear

Magical Entertainment featuring:Magician Bill Cook

North Suburban Synagogue Beth ELHighland Park, IL

Delicious Light Bites byChef Laura Frankel: Circle of Life Catering

The Magic is YOU! – BJE 2022 Annual Event

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El 1175 Sheridan Road, IL, Highland Park, IL

For information on available sponsorships and to purchase tickets - CLICK HERE