Book Club
Monday, February 6 at 12:00 PM

Join our book club for discussions and a light lunch provided by members of book club. In February we will be reading Saving Sophie by Ronald H. Balson. For more information, please contact at Monika at 574-233-1164 x 119 or by email to
T'ai Chi
Mondays at 4:00 PM (New Time)

Ongoing weekly T'ai Chi classes will be offered on Mondays at 4:00 PM ( Time changed due to attendance)  at the Jewish Federation.
The cost for the weekly class is $60 for 5 (consecutive) weeks, and a portion of the proceeds go to the Jewish Federation. New students may join at any time.
To register come 10 minutes early to any scheduled session. RSVPs required! Please call Barbara at 847-347-5090.

Tu B'Shvat and February Birthday Lunch 
Wednesday, February 8 at 12:00 PM

On Wednesday, February 8 we will be celebrating Tu B'Shvat, the birthday of the trees. We will also be celebrating our February birthdays. Our menu will include the 7 species of Israel, dates, figs, pomegranates, grapes, olives, wheat and barley. Helen Pollack, community  member and experienced pianist, will provide our musical entertainment.
The cost for this lunch is $5 and an RSVP is requested. Contact the Jewish Federation at 574 -233-1164 or by email to You can also RSVP online by clicking here.

End of Year Tax Letters

If you are in need of a tax letter for donations made in 2016, and have not yet received one, please contact Karen at 574-233-1164 or by email to

February's Our Community News is now available to view online. You can view or download your copy by clicking here.

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