Vacation in Chicago for the High Holidays
-very affordable tickets to our services ($85 each adult)
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-guaranteed NO SERMONS blasting President Trump, blaming Israel, or anything else on the standard liberal rabbis agenda, rather, hear inspiring, meaningful and brief sermons on the deepest values of Judaism, High Holidays and defense of Israel
-Brief (2 hour) Reform style services with very good Cantorial soloist
-we meet in informal setting at Caruso Middle School, 1801 Montgomery Rd, Deerfield (Northeast of 294 and Deerfield Road.
-Come for Rosh Hashanah and/or Yom Kippur, and stay and see Chicago’s greatness, including:
-our beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline and Mellenium Park
-Fantastic museums including Art Institute, Shedd Aquarium, National History Museum, Planetarium; all within close proximity, and then journey south to see the Museum of Science and Industry and famous U of Chicago in Hyde Park
-Great kosher restaurants including Mizrahi Grill in Highland park, Taboun Israel grill in Skokie, Shallots French cuisine in Skokie, Milt’s kosher BBQ in Lincoln park
-Stay and see the Cubs play the Reds on Sunday after Yom Kippur in historic Wrigley Field or the White Sox are home the entire week in between playing KC and Donn La Rossa
-or see the famous Chicago Symphony Oct. 1
-see Lyric Opera - Orphee et Eurydice
HOTELS close to our services for example, which are in Deerfield (North suburb)

Bnai Chai High Holidays in Deerfield 5778/2017
Dates and Times for Services

Rosh Hashanah  
Wed. Sept. 20, 8 PM-10 PM. 
Thursday Sept. 21, 10 AM-12PM. 

Yom Kippur
Kol Nidre Friday Sept. 29, 7:30 PM-9:30 PM. 

Shabbat/Saturday Sept. 30, 10 AM-12 PM and 4-6 PM Minha, Yizkor, Neilah, Final shofar

Spread the word to friends and family. Great services, very affordable tickets.  Below are High Holiday ticket and membership forms. Send them to anyone in the area you think might be interested.

            High Holiday Ticket Order Form

Dear Worshipper,

Congregation B’nai Chai invites you to celebrate the coming of the New Year 5778/2017 with Bnai Chai..  
The cost of tickets has remained the same as it was for the past several years, only $85 per person for those over 13 years of age. Members of the family, 12 years and younger, will be admitted at no charge but must have a ticket.
Or you can join the congregation and the annual fee includes the tickets for the members.

As in past, services will be held at Caruso Middle School, 
1801 Montgomery Rd, Deerfield (Northeast of 294 and Deerfield Road.) We use the 1996 edition of the New Union Prayer Book Gates of Repentance. Buy it at Rosenblums in Skokie on Gross Point Road or from their online store 
and copies can be borrowed at the door. 

L’Shana Tovah

You can cut and paste this form and mail it in.Congregation B’nai Chai North Shore OR PAY by PAYPAL with button on first page at

2017 High Holiday Ticket Order Form

Name  ______________________________________________________
Street Address  ______________________________________________
City____________________________________  Zip Code ___________
Email Address _______________________________________________

Everyone attending services must have a ticket.

Number of tickets at $85.00  ___________________________
Number of free tickets for children under 13 years of age  _______
Please enclose this form with your check, payable to: Congregation B’nai Chai
Mail in the enclosed envelope to: Congregation B’nai Chai
c/o  Donna Behm
5031 W Jerome Ave. Skokie 60077 
Questions:  email 773-401-2416.

Yizkor List
List names of family members whom you wish to be recognized during the Yom Kippur Service.  There is no charge, but a donation would be welcome.
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Deceased’s Name                                          Relationship
___________________________________                   __________________         
___________________________________                   __________________         
___________________________________                   __________________         
___________________________________                   __________________         
Donation: $________________________

Application for membership

Name-Mr.        First Name             M.I.              Last Name
Name-Mrs.   _____________________________________
First Name                 M.I.                  Last Name
                                    City                             State               Zip Code
Phone __________________________________________________________
                             Home                                               Cell
Membership fees are $145.00 per person per year and include High Holiday Services.
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Membership Contact
c/o  Donna Behm
5031 W Jerome Ave. Skokie 60077 
Questions:  email 773-401-2416.
 Membership is only $145 an adult. Most Congregations charge 10-20X more for membership.