Registration form under schedule.


(bios of special guest listed underneath)


Friday Night, April 19: 


  • 6:30pm Shabbat candlelighting  
  • 6:45pm Kabbalat Shabbat Services led by the Maccabeats a-capella   
  • 7:30pm Shabbat dinner  
  • Dinner Lecture Presentation by Rabbi Shais Taub: 'Love Without Pain' : Exploring the real reasons we get hurt in relationships and how we might free ourselves from repeating mistakes. (Lecture followed by discussions)



Saturday April 20:


  • 10am Shabbat services led by the Maccabeats  
  • 1pm Shabbat Kiddush Lunch
    Dessert Lecture Presentation by Rabbi Shais Taub: 'Faith versus Fantasy': Are belief and intelligence complimentary or mutuallyBIO exclusive? How can a thinking person understand the role of spirituality in day-to-day life? 
  • 3pm Breakout Sessions with options including:  


*Q & A with the Maccabeats: Meet the famed a-capella group whose music-videos and songs have rocked the Jewish music scene. Ask questions, get answers and get to know the singers behind the music. 


*Intergenerational Trauma and the 5th Commandment: Why it's so difficult to honor our parents and waht that says about our own spiritual growth.


*Ask the Rabbi: Meet Rabbis from around Midwest Chabad on Campus's. Ask questions, get answers, and round-table discussions on Judaism.



  • 7pm Light Dinner and roundtable sing-along kumzitz with the Maccabeats featuring traditional Shabbat songs and ending off with a havdalah service. 



*This special weekend of events is planned for Chabad on Campus's from around the Midwest, and we are happy to open and invite registration to our local C-U Jewish community as well. 

*All events will take place at Illini Chabad huge banquet tent unlesss otherwise noted 


Shabbaton Registration Form
for E Central Illinois communitty  

1.Your information

Name*     Last Name*  


City*       State*  Zip*


Email address

 suggested Donation $36 per adult, no cost for child, 

 I would like to be a Shabbaton Sponsor for $250

We would like to register  

My guests names are:  

We would like to join for

 Full Shabbaton Friday Night only  Shabbat morning and/or lunch

Seuda Shlishit and/or Havdallah

2. Payment Method

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 CVV Security Code   Last 3 Digits on Signiture panel

3. Amount

$36, (please enter total amount in box)  

 Amount to charge to card $  US 


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