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Chicago Sukkot Guide 2020

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How do you find a Sukkah in a Pandemic? This is Sukkot Guide 2020 for all virtual and socially distanced Sukkot programming.

When is Sukkot 2020? Sukkot 2020 will begin Friday, October 2nd and ends Friday, October 9th.

High Holiday Resources


Sukkot Prep October 1st, 2020

Come decorate our Sukkah!: A Special Tacos and Torah

Erev Sukkot October 2nd, 2020

Erev Sukkot Friday Night Service Anshe Emet Live Stream

First Friday in the Sukkah

Erev Sukkot Service with Temple Sholom

Shabbat/Sukkot festival service with Oak Park Temple

Erev Sukkot at Emanuel

October 3rd, 2020

First Day of Sukkot at Anshe Emet

Rise and Shine Sukkot Edition with Mishkan

Shabbat Morning Sukkot Festival Service with Temple Sholom

Sukkot Festival and Shabbat Services with KAM Isaiah Israel

Sukkot Day at Emanuel

October 4th, 2020

Hanging in the Hut: Open Hours in the Sukkah

We would love to welcome as many of you as we can to our sukkah. We will welcome 10 people at a time. Some slots are 22+, some are for everyone and some are students only! Masks required, we will provide snacks but not a full meal!

Sign up here, spots are first come first served! Email Rabbi Megan if you have any questions. Please just take one spot!

Wandering You: A Self-Guided Sukkot Meditation at West Ridge Nature Preserve with Mishkan

Apple Picking and Fall Festival at Jonamac Orchard

Young Professionals Party in the Park

Mutts & Memes Makom Sukkot

Second Day of Sukkot with Anshe Emet

October 4-9, 2020: Love in the Sukkah

Expedition Love in the Sukkah

A week-long, immersive matchmaking game for Jewish singles! Expedition Love In The Sukkah is during Sukkot, for 20s & 30s. Enjoy meeting new friendly faces all week long, earn points for completing challenges, and win prizes!

Shelter BaMakom (Shelter in Place) with Mishkan

October 5th, 2020

Mishkan Chicago, JCUA, and ONE Northside

Sukkot and Equity: The Illinois Fair Tax Amendment and Vulnerability

Reserve the OPT Sukkah for lunch or dinner

October 6th, 2020

Sharsheret in the Sukkah

How Strong is our Sukkah? A community response to those living in vulnerable dwellings

Pizza in the Hut!

October 7th, 2020

Mishkan Meditation Circle: Sukkot Edition

Shmini Atzeret October 8th, 2020

Sukkah Under the Stars at A New Leaf with Lincoln Park Chabad

Ninth Annual Shemini Atzeret Feminist Seder

Simchat Torah October 9th, 2020

Hoshanah Rabah with Anshe Emet

Erev Simchat Torah with Temple Sholom

Simchat Torah Live with Bucktown Chabad

Erev Simchat Torah with Temple Sholom

Welcoming Light & Joy in Chicago: Yoga + Wine with OneTable and Bottles Up

Erev Sh’mini Atzeret with Anshe Emet

Erev Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah at Emanuel

Simchat Torah Concert and Service with Jewish Music Sensation Coleen Dieker with Oak Park Temple

Simchat Torah October 10th, 2020

Simchat Torah/Shmini Atzeret Festival Service with Temple Sholom

Mishkan Shabbos Morning: Music, Davening, Learning

Sh’mini Atzeret with Yizkor at Anshe Emet

Yizkor for Shmini Atzeret-Simchat Torah with Oak Park Temple

Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah at Emanuel

Simchat Torah Live with Bucktown Chabad

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