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  • High HolidaysSEPT. 25-27 • OCT. 4-5

    Celebrate Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur with Illini Chabad
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  • SukkotOCTOBER 9 - 18, 2022

    Get ready for the Holiday of Sukkot with your very own Lulav, check out the Sukkah around town and dance with the Torah on Simchat Torah!
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  • Welcome Back!Welcome Class of 2026
  • Friday Night Live!Turn an ordinary Friday night into a Shabbat Experience. Join fellow students for a five-course home cooked dinner in a warm atmosphere. New faces to meet, The Question of the Week, singing, stories and discussion throughout the night.

    Zero pressure. Total pleasure.

    FRIDAY EVENINGS AT 6:45 PM
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  • Join the Transformation!With YOUR help, Chabad can continue to take the next step on the journey to providing support to the Jewish, and general community here in our backyards and across the Illini Nation. Join!
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The Chabad Jewish Center was established in August 2003. Our aim is to give meaning, share joy and add spirituality to the every day. Our dream is to teach these values in a warm and nurturing environment where people can grow together, enjoying life and Judaism simultaneously.

We invite you to explore our site and join in our many programs, celebrations, and events. You will find a calendar packed with something for everyone - undergraduates, graduates, children, youth and adults.
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