Entries by FVJN

Peace Pole!

 Bring your children to see the Peace Pole in front of the FVJN building. The Peace Pole has been installed as part of the international Peace Pole Project, and has on it words of peace in 8 Languages:  English, Hebrew, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Algonquin (Native American language indigenous to the area), and Swedish. The […]

Israel Solidarity Day

Israel Solidarity Day is a celebration marking Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day. This community-wide, family-friendly event features the Walk with Israel (a three-mile walkathon to raise funds for Israeli children), plus food and festivities for all ages. Israel Solidarity Day brings together Jews from across the Chicago area to stand with their community and support […]

Volunteer, Volunteer, Volunteer!

We know that many of our members would like to get more involved with FVJN so we’d love to get a list of who might be interested in what! Specifically, we are looking for people who would like to help with the following: • Playing music at the Shabbat evenings (kids and adults alike are […]

Learn Languages with FVJN

FVJN is now offering the opportunity to study a new language online with Rosetta Stone for $125 for the first subscription and $110 per additional subscription. For all of us looking to learn or refresh our skills, whether it be in Hebrew, Spanish or any of the other languages listed at rosettastone.com, contact Rabbi Fred […]

FVJN: Fox Valley Jewish School

Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors is introducing in Geneva a new Jewish education program. The program has classes for children beginning at age 3 and continuing through a bar/bat mitzvah preparation program. FVJN welcomes children with all ranges of Jewish education and backgrounds, from those with no formal religious education or Jewish knowledge or background to […]