Family Weekend 2019 is scheduled for November 8-10 at Northwestern University. During Family Weekend, Northwestern Hillel hosts a special a Shabbat on Friday and a Bagel Brunch on Sunday for students and their loved ones. The following are the schedule of events:

Friday, November 8

5:00 pm

Open House Reception

Featuring ShireiNU a Capella

Hors D'oeuvres will be served


5:30 pm 

Shabbat Services 


Shabbat Dinner

Following dinner will be a "fireside chat" with Professor Danny Greene,

discussing Kristallnacht and antisemitism

Saturday, November 9

9:30 am

Shabbat Morning Services 

12:30 pm 

Festive kiddush lunch 

Sunday, November 10

10:00 am- 12:00 pm

Bagel Brunch 

Dairy and Gluten free options will be available 


All events will be held at Northwestern Hillel 

629 Foster Street

Evanston, IL 60201

Questions about Family Weekend with Northwestern Hillel?

Contact Rachel Morof!

For more information about Northwestern University's Family Weekend events, click here

Northwestern Hillel

629 Foster St

Evanston, IL 60201


Tel: (847) 467-4455


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