Check out Elisheva Klein’s blog: https://tipsysip.net/2016/09/30/wine-at-marianoss-in-skokie/
The Skokie Fine Arts Commission is excited to announce Skokie Through the Lens 2016. The theme for this year’s exhibit is Skokie Inspirations. Images should reflect what inspires you in Skokie during 2016… let your creative energy flow!
This exhibition is for amateur photographers of all ages who live, work or play in Skokie. Phoneography/Instagram images are welcomed. Each individual may submit up to three images of approximately one to eight megabytes each. Label digital files a such: firstname_lastname_01, 02 or 03 and email them to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Skokie through the Lens Entry.” In the email please include your name and phone number. Please also include the location in Skokie and a brief description of each photo.
The deadline to submit photos is Friday, September 9, 2016 however, submissions are welcome anytime until then. The exhibit will be displayed at various community locations in fall 2016. For more information, please contact Nick Wyatt, Assistant to the Village Manager, at 847/933-8283.
The panel will select approximately 30 to 50 images to be exhibited in print format at various Skokie locations in fall 2016.
Please click here for a video of all the photos selected for the Skokie Through the Lens 2015 exhibit.
Save the date for the Associated Talmud Torahs of Chicago’s 2015 Annual Gala, Raising Expectations for the Next Generation, honoring Shalom and Elisheva Klein with the Barney Goldberg Young Leadership Award and Rabbi Yehuda and Mashi Polstein with the Evan Goldberg Maling Innovation in Jewish Education Award. The event will take place at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare, Rosemont, IL, on Sunday, November 22, 2015.