A Few Words From ...


Shalom Chevrei:

Shavua tov!

We hope this note finds you and yours coping, resilient, and hopefully healthy. While I have sent out a version of this letter to religious school parents and faculty, Cantor Friedman and I wanted to take a moment to reach out to everyone.

We are wondering how your Passover went - and the holiday season in general. We are eager to hear about new insights, challenges, triumphs, and heartaches. If you'd like a call, please let me or Cantor Friedman know. We are making our way little by little through the directory, but we are happy to get to you sooner.

We have some updates for you, one of which won't come as a surprise. Due to the fact that Governor Pritzker has closed schools for the rest of the school year, we will not resume religious school studies at 5959 North Sheridan. We WILL however continue online studies in our virtual village. This also means everything else we do as a synagogue community will happen in similar space for the foreseeable future.

Knowing that, we are curious to know how you think things are going with our online prayer and learning experiences and how we might improve it. Cantor Friedman and I are also working on our story and bedtime programming, we'd love feedback - especially how to make it better and encourage more participation.

In addition, Cantor Friedman and I are working with