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Petition to Support Mental Health Services in Public Schools

By |2020-06-05T11:13:23-05:00June 5, 2020|

Mental illness affects millions of people, including millions of young people, in the United States each year. If you agree that mental health support should be more accessible in public schools, consider signing the following petition to ask the government to expand resources for public schools to offer mental health

CNN and Sesame Street Town Hall Addressing Racism

By |2020-06-05T11:06:20-05:00June 5, 2020|

As anger and heartbreak have swept across America over the killing of yet another black man at the hands of police, CNN and "Sesame Street" are refocusing their second town hall to address racism. The 60-minute special "Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism. A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for

Weekly Virtual Schedule: June 4th – June 11th ​

By |2020-06-05T10:50:00-05:00June 5, 2020|

Weekly Programming and Events Schedule Adult Learning: Talmud to Go Friday, June 5, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Start your day off with a taste of Talmud learning. Download this week's study sheet and join our rabbis to dive into the Talmud. To add the event to your calendar, click here.

Temple Jeremiah and Phase Three of the Restore Illinois Plan

By |2020-06-02T16:42:01-05:00June 2, 2020|

Dear Fellow Congregants, In consideration of our return to in-person gatherings, we will be taking our cues from our Temple Jeremiah COVID-19 Advisory Task Force. We continue to learn more from public health specialists, specifically from the CDC (who have offered both general guidelines and specific guidelines impacting religious and

Weekly Virtual Schedule: May 29th – June 4th

By |2020-06-05T10:51:42-05:00May 30, 2020|

Shavuot Worship and Yizkor Friday, May 29, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join Temple Jeremiah clergy and other members for a virtual Shavout Worship and Yizkor. To add the event to your calendar, click here. Join via Zoom: zoom.us/j/8474415760 Kabbalat Shabbat Worship Friday, May 29, 6:30 - 7:30

Weekly Virtual Schedule: May 22nd – May 28th

By |2020-05-21T16:48:37-05:00May 21, 2020|

Weekly Programming and Events Schedule Virtual Lounge: Revisiting High School Classics Friday, May 22, 2020, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Ruth Adler is excited to lead a Virtual Lounge book discussion of The Catcher in the Rye. Rabbi Cohen will join us to explore the Jewish themes in book. Please make

Managing Depression and Feelings of Loss of Control During COVID-19

By |2020-05-14T12:15:49-05:00May 14, 2020|

Dr. Frances Walls, a Temple Jeremiah member and clinical psychologist at Northwestern Medicine, created the following tips for dealing with depression and feelings of loss of control during the pandemic. Check them out below: Feeling sad or down during this time is normal. Some people with depression may find that

Five Strategies to Ease Anxiety and Stress Related to COVID-19

By |2020-05-07T14:52:12-05:00May 7, 2020|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRcM9eJ0UTk&feature=emb_title UCLA psychologist Michelle Craske shares five things we can all do to find some mental and emotional comfort. While we may experience stress and anxiety differently, there are some proven strategies for coping with the type of stress you may be feeling because of the COVID-19 pandemic and