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Biblical Literacy Book Club

Biblical Literacy Book Club

What really happened in the Garden of Eden? What exactly was the Tower of Babel? Who were the men and women who founded the Jewish people? What was the story of the Exodus, and what could it possibly mean for us today? This isn’t Sunday school anymore! Delve into the classic stories in the Torah with Rabbi David in his inspiring and insightful style, and gain a deeper understanding of our awe-inspiring heritage. For men and women.More Details...

Challah Bake

Challah Bake

Two amazing opportunities to bake challah for Shabbat! Join Yehudis and learn the mystical secrets behind challah or just come bake with the kids.More Details...

Dorot

Dorot

A multi-generational life and learning experience designed for girls, their moms and their grandmothers. This is a unique opportunity for every generation to come together to deepen their connection to their Jewish heritage and to explore the greatness of Jewish learning. This year's Dorot will focus on personal growth topics including: Increasing Gratitude, Choosing Happiness, Speaking Positively, Learning from Anger, Combating Jealousy and Respecting Everyone.More Details...

Friday Night Live

Friday Night Live

Join L’Chaim Center’s magical monthly Shabbaton… You have to experience it to believe it! Warmth, unity, inspiration, community, and great food and fun too. Custom designed for every single Jewish person from every walk of life. Come for Friday night or come for it all. Taste Shabbat… You’ll be so glad you did!More Details...

Guys Night Out

Guys Night Out

Good food, great friends and discussion about things that matter! For boys ages 13-15More Details...

Habits of Happiness: Positive Psychology and Judaism

Habits of Happiness: Positive Psychology and Judaism

Explore the concepts of Positive Psychology through the lens of Jewish wisdom, giving practical and meaningful tools to change, be happier, have better relationships and live a more fulfilling lifeMore Details...

Jewish Ethics of Life and Death

Jewish Ethics of Life and Death

Explore the Jewish perspective on: The Conjoined Twins Dilemma Real End of Life Predicaments Terminating one Life to Save Another Organ DonationsMore Details...

JWRP MOMENTUM Israel Trips for Men and Women

JWRP MOMENTUM Israel Trips for Men and Women

Men, join Rabbi David this summer and women, join Ali in November, for an unforgettable MOMENTUM trip to Israel with JWRP. It’s like Birthright for adults– a highly subsidized program which offers a remarkable gift: a nine-day experience to Israel that informs and inspires through living and learning Jewish values.More Details...

Kabbalah of Your Soul | What Happens When You Die

Kabbalah of Your Soul | What Happens When You Die

Join Rabbi David in this new powerful class as he delves into the profound and most mystical practices of Judaism and its beliefs about the soul and afterlife.More Details...

Pathways to Mussar

Pathways to Mussar

A Jewish Approach to Spirituality and Growth-Oriented Living Designed with the beginner in mind, this course is for anyone who wants to cultivate a deeper sense of Jewish spirituality and self development in the midst of day-to-day living.More Details...

Rosh Chodesh Women's Circle

Rosh Chodesh Women's Circle

Do you have a talent you want to share with our L’Chaim Center community? Painting, cooking, sculpting, stamping, singing…whatever it is, we want you! Join us for a monthly evening of good food, friends, inspiration and true rejuvenation -- each of us using our unique talents to build and inspire the Jewish people.More Details...

Salad in a Jar
Shabbat @ L'Chaim Center

Shabbat @ L'Chaim Center

Join us at L’Chaim Center in Deerfield for our monthly community-wide Shabbat experience. Try out our interactive, instructional services, a class with Ali or simply join us for a delicious Shabbat meal that will inspire you and your whole family.More Details...

Soul Sisters

Soul Sisters

Join Jewish Educator and life Coach Ali Begoun for 3 amazing evenings for girls ages 15-18. Talk about the issues that mean the most to you in a fun and easy-going way you'll love!More Details...

Step Up for Israel

Step Up for Israel

We are all responsible for the future of Israel and the Jewish people. Be a part of Israel’s future. It's time to take the first step...a Step Up For Israel.More Details...