Yom Rivii, 23 Nisan 5774

Dear Members and Friends of the Kol Chadash Congregational Family,

Shabbat Shalom. 


  • Music and Movement will meet this Monday April 21st, and also next Monday, April 28th. This class is for those ages 18 months to 4 years.  It is taught by Kol Chadash's music specialist and cantorial soloist, Debbie Rogers, and includes movement, music, singing, and dancing, and even a parachute.  A great way for parents and child to begin their week. 



  • Saturday May 3, 8pm:  Kol Chadash will be going as a group to see Fiddler on the Roof at the Aurora Community Theatre, with three Durbins appearing in the show (Marissa, Lisa, and Mark) plus Austin Hopson.  The show opens the weekend of April 25th, and tickets for all performances are going fast.  Click here for the flyer with information about our group rate for this performance which will include a pre-show reception.   Look for an email invitation to RSVP. Deadline is April 19th.  

  • Monday, May 5th is our community celebration of Israeli Independence Day at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven.  The event features Israeli singer, Noa.  The event is free and open to the community.   Click here for more info.

  • Monday, May 12th will be our next Dine and Donate. Stop by all day at Chicago Deli and 15% of your bill will be donated back to Kol Chadash.  Click here for the flyer.

  • Saturday evening June 14th:  Please save the date for our 10th anniversary gala dinner and celebration. It will take place at the Terry Macklin center where Kol Chadash met for services for our first six months! 

  • Stop by our beautiful Gift shop for lots of new items for every occasion.  We have stunning new jewelry....Yahrzeit Candles and Electric Yahrzeit Plug Ins...Cards for all occasions and many more great gift idea's...If you are looking for any specific items, please email Sue Wiegand. There are so many way to support Kol Chadash and this is just one of them. 


HELP NEEDED:  Shawn and Lisa's step brother, Joseph Sharpe, is in his thirties, a husband and new father.  He has just been diagnosed with cancer and is in great need of a bone marrow transplant. If you would like to be a bone marrow donor please go to www.bethematch.org. If you can donate funds, please go to http://www.gofundme.com/JosephSharpeWe sent our prayers for a Refuah Schleima to Joseph and pray for a complete recovery!

We are also still collecting used ink cartridges and printers etc to help Susan Komen, Run for the Cure. 

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Rabbi Estelle