Adult Social & Recreation Programs

Let's get together

Keshet brings together adults from all over our community for recreation and social gatherings. These programs are open to all adults who are 21+, with and without disabilities. Whether this is your first time at Keshet or your one hundredth, we hope you’ll join in on the fun.

Adult Extra Hours

When day programs and jobs end, there are still many hours left in the day! Keshet Extra Hours provide opportunities for social connection, exploring new interests and building community.

Extra Hours take place Monday- Thursday with each day offering specific activities with specialized instructors.


Mondays | Golf

Sep 12-Dec 5 (No program Sep 26, Oct 10, Oct 17)
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
$200 | $350 (1:1)

Golf is new this year. The first 6 weeks is skill building using the SNAG approach, which can be done outside or inside our gym. The last 4 sessions will be trips to driving ranges, courses and mini golf.

Tuesdays | Cooking

Sep 6-Dec 6 (No program Sep 27, Oct 4, 11 & 18)
Keshet GADOL, Skokie
$350 | $650 (1:1)

Wednesdays | Basketball

Sep 14-Dec 7 (No program Oct 5, Nov 23)
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
$200 | $350 (1:1)
Basketball is an all ages activities and part of Keshet’s sports programs.

Thursdays | Walking Club & Creative Arts

Sep 15-Dec 8 (No program Oct 6, Nov 24)
Keshet GADOL, Skokie
$350 | $650 (1:1)

Creative Arts is a new, multi-media art experience giving students the choice of which techniques to explore. Led by an art therapist, Creative Arts will include painting, drawing, clay, collage and more. This program is generously support by the Beverly Goldstick Creative Arts Program at Keshet.

10 people standing outside at night bundled up for cool weather

Fall Shabbaton

Weekend away for adults!

Spend the weekend relaxing in Wisconsin. Hang out with friends, enjoy time outside and engage in learning and Shabbat celebration. This program is designed for adults (22+). Everyone is welcome to attend, even if this is your first Keshet program. Spaces are limited.

November 11-13, 2022
Perlstein Retreat Center, Lake Delton, WI
$500/$750 (1-to-1)
Price includes roundtrip transportation from Skokie or Northbrook, kosher food, lodging and all activities.

Registration coming soon

Sunday FUNdays!

Sunday FUNdays!

Once each month, Keshet takes a typical Sunday and makes it even better with a special activity for kids, teens and adults of all abilities. These field trips can be added to Keshet’s Sunday Programs or registered for on their own.

September: Mini Golf
October: Fall Day at the Farm
November: Painting Pottery
December: Trampoline Park

Need more info?

All of Keshet’s Adult Social & Recreation Programs are open to people of all abilities and adults throughout our community. We encourage people who have never attended a Keshet program before to join in on the fun. Most activities have a 3:1 or 4:1 participant to staff ratio.

Please contact Polly Cheeseman, Recreation Program Manager, at 630.566.9391 with any questions or ideas for programs.

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