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Upcoming DNG Events

November 2 
Kiddush generously sponsored by Barbara and Erwin Epstein in honor of Barbara's special birthday.

November 7 
Judaism: The Ultimate Martial Art  - an inspirational and enlightening evening with extreme martial artist, meditation expert, and Torah scholar Rabbi Dov Ber Cohen.  Presented by CTN.  Reservations here.

November 9 
Pink Shabbat with Eve Reingold Kleinerman, Illinois Regional Director of Sharsheret - learn about identifying signs of risk and how to best support family and friends during illness.

November 10
DNG Goes to the Movies: Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema - "Tel Aviv on Fire" at the Arclight Theater in the Glen followed by a light dinner and discussion at DNG.  Click here to buy tickets from DNG.  For more information, please
                      contact Barbara Epstein.

November 15-16 
Worldwide Shabbat Experience with Shabbat Project - join over one million Shabbat Project participants around the world by hosting Shabbat meals with friends in your home.

November 22-23 
Emma Katz, Community Scholar at NILI - Shabbat dinner and shiurim including an afternoon women's seudah shlishit
                      hosted by a DNG member.  Co-sponsored with YU Torah Mitzion Kollel.

November 23
Kiddush generously sponsored by Leslie and Tom Silverstein in honor of the yahrzeit of Marilyn Ross, Leslie's mother

Recent DNG Events

October 21, 8:30 pm
Simchat Torah dinner - after a spirited evening of hakafot Torah celebrations, we will conclude with a communal dinner.  Sponsored by DNG Sisterhood.

October 22
Simchat Torah lunch for the entire family after a joyful morning of davening and dancing.  Sponsored by DNG Sisterhood.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​October 19, 3:30 pm
DNG sukkah hop - Join us for afternoon fun and food plus games for the kids first at the home of Lynn and Jerry Cherney then at the home of Bryna and Rabbi Fox.  Sponsored by DNG Sisterhood.

Food drive at DNG to support The Ark

September 30, 10am
An Invitation to Rosh Hashana

If there's anyone you know new to the High Holiday experience who would like a taste, please invite them to take a
                       moment to bask in the joy of Rosh Hashanah with Rabbi Yehoshua Karsh as he leads a brief session to begin the new
                      year, including time for mediation and reflection, followed by a festive kiddush.  

September 24, 8pm
Pre-Rosh Hashana learning with Rabbi Reuven Brand at the home of Leslie and Tom Silverstein

September 18
Taste of Rosh Hashana, presented by CTN with DNG. Contact for more information or click here to register.

September 14
Kiddush generously sponsored by Stephanie and Michael Fox in honor of the birth of daughter Paige Deborah

September 7
Kiddush generously sponsored by Liz and David Geifman in honor of Isaac's 16th birthday

September 6-7
Shabbaton with Rabbi Yona Reiss of the CRC

August 31
Kiddush generously sponsored by Iris and Joe Fagan in honor of their anniversary

August 24
DNG Sisterhood book group
The Choice: Embrace the Possible by Dr. Edith Eva Eger

August 24
Kiddush generously sponsored by Leslie and Tom Silverstein in honor of their anniversary

August 21, 8p
DNG Sisterhood annual meeting

August 18, 4-5:30 pm
Kids' back-to-school party:  Kids are invited to DNG on for a Torah scavenger hunt, ice cream, and stories.  Fun and
                      prizes for kids of all ages!  RSVP to Rabbi Fox.  

August 17
Kiddush generously sponsored by Rabbi Yehoshua Karsh and family

August 17
Special dvar Torah by Rabbi Michael Friedman from Dallas, Texas, head of Nafshi

August 16
Pre-Shabbat grill and guitar nachamu kumsitz featuring Rabbi Mike Friedman and Shauli Karsh, 6:00 pm

August 11
DNG visit to the Illinois Holocaust Museum for Tisha B'Av.  Purchase tickets here.  Highlights include hologram exhibit at 2pm facilitated by Rikki Drexler and Noa Mishell.  Self-guided tour of the museum before and after the hologram exhibit.

August 11
6:00 pm screening of "Who Will Write Our History," a fascinating story of Emanuel Ringelblum and the Oyneg Shabbos, a group of Jews who defied the Nazis by recording the truthful accounting of the happenings around them.  

August 3
Kiddush generously sponsored by Debbie and David Dobkin in honor of family birthdays

July 13
All-shul book club: Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor Frankl)


July 6
Kiddush generously sponsored by Marilyn and Rabbi James Gordon in honor of Max Gordon's aufruf

June 21-22
Shabbaton with scholar-in-residence Rabbi Haim Jachter

See more in the DNG events archive.

Wed, November 13 2019 15 Cheshvan 5780