Category Archives: Announcements

How to submit information for the MCJC Newsletter or e-nouncements…

Please note: The deadline for the next MCJC Newsletter is Friday, April 5. This issue will cover May, June, AND July. For information on how to submit information for the Newsletter and e-nouncements, please see Below. HOW TO SUBMIT ITEMS FOR E-NOUNCEMENTS OR NEWSLETTER … Continue reading

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Local Shiva Arrangements for Max Gimpel, Father of Al Gimpel

Al Gimpel will sit Shiva at the Saddlebrook Farms “Lake Lodge” building this coming Wednesday evening, February 27 from 6 pm to 9 pm with a Ma’ariv Service at 7:30 pm. The address of the Saddlebrook Farms subdivision is 23000 West Peterson Road, … Continue reading

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With Sadness, we announce the passing of Max Gimpel, father of Allen Gimpel

We mourn the passing of Max Gimpel, father of Allen Gimpel. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Gimpel family. ~~~ From Allen Gimpel: At just over 101 years old, Max Gimpel passed away in comfort in the very early … Continue reading

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Chicago Jewish Film Festival Coming Soon

The 6th Annual JCC Chicago Jewish Film Festival runs March 1 – 17 and features 43 films at venues across the city and suburbs: ArcLight Theaters in Glenview and Chicago; Cinemark Theatres in Deer Park and Evanston; the Music Box Theatre … Continue reading

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With sadness, we announce the death of Manfred Leo Lindow

Funeral Service for Manfred Lindow Wednesday, December 26, 2018, 12:00 pm Congregation Kneseth Israel (CKI) 330 Division St, Elgin, IL 60120 We mourn the passing of Manfred Lindow, husband of Helen Lindow, father to Edgar, Gene (Sandy), and Kenneth (Bekki), … Continue reading

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Popcorn! MCJC School Students Selling Popcorn Now!

The students from our MCJC school are selling Double Good Popcorn through the first week of December. Orders are due December 9. The money raised in this fundraiser goes directly to MCJC School programming — and the student who sells the most popcorn … Continue reading

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MCJC Annual Notice and Proxy

Dear Fellow Congregant: The annual meeting of the McHenry County Jewish Congregation will be held Sunday, May 6, 2018, at 10:30 am. The meeting will include: • State of the Congregation (Officers Report) • Board of Directors Election, 2018-19 • Rabbi’s Comments • Open discussion of congregational matters The … Continue reading

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Upcoming at MCJC Week of April 24

Please see the MCJC CALENDAR for more information on any of these dates:  Tuesday, April 24 Office Closed Wednesday, April 25 1:00 pm: Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Tom 4:30 pm: Religious School 6:00 pm: PADS Dinner (See Below) Friday, April 27 … Continue reading

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MCJCares Committee Needs You

MCJC’s Care Committee is here to ensure that our members are served during times of difficulty as well as during times of joy. You can participate as much or as little as your time permits: make a meal, shovel someone’s … Continue reading

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MCJC Needs You!!!

We are looking for talented volunteers to join the MCJC team: Volunteer Graphic Designer for logo, branding, brochures, fliers, etc. for print and online publications. Know PhotoShop or Illustrator? Have some talent? We need your help! Volunteer to write and/or submit … Continue reading

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