Social

It’s about fun and so much more

At Keshet, we understand that social activities provide value far beyond having fun. Our programs are designed to encourage kids’ and adults’ social growth, emotional development, self-confidence and communication skills while creating a sense of community.

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Parent Night Out

Sponsored by the Aurelio M. Caccomo Family Foundation

Each month, drop your children off with us and enjoy a relaxing Sunday evening. We will provide dinner, a movie and other activities around a seasonal theme.

Apr 10, May 15, Jun 12, Jul 17 & Aug 7
5:30pm-8:00pm
K-Transition
Keshet Northbrook, 610 Academy Drive
$60/night

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Join us for spring social programs

Virtual Body Groove

Get ready twist, shout, and bust a move with this high-energy dance and exercise class. Prior experience is not needed. Zoom link will be provided after registration.

Mar 28-May 23 | Mondays & Wednesdays (No class week of Apr 18)
4:15-5:15pm
All Ages
$150

Virtual Music Group

Connect with friends old and new through music, songs, sounds and fun. Zoom link will be provided after registration.

Mar 29-May 24 | Tuesdays & Thursdays (No class week of Apr 18)
4:15-5:15pm
All Ages
$150

BBYO & USY

Keshet provides inclusion support for teens who participate in Jewish youth groups and certain chapters. Activities include social outings, leadership development, community service, conventions and more.

Please contact Joelle Kelenson to discuss availability and schedule an intake prior to registering.

Spring Extra Hours

Weekdays for adults

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, Wednesday and Thursday with every day of the week offering specific activities with specialized instructors.

This program is open to all adults in the community.

See below for activities and to register.

Extra Hours: Martial Arts

Learn basic kung fu, tricks and knowledge to improve strength and coordination.

Mar 28-May 23 | Mondays  (No class Apr 18)
4:15-5:15pm
Adults
$150
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook

Extra Hours: Body Groove

Get ready twist, shout, and bust a move with this high-energy dance and exercise class. Prior experience is not needed.

Mar 30-May 25 | Wednesdays  (No class Apr 20)
4:15-5:15pm
Adults
$150
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook

Extra Hours: Paint 'n Snack

Get creative with your art skills while munching away on some delicious snacks.

Mar 31-May 26 | Thursdays  (No class Apr 21)
4:15-5:15pm
Adults
$150
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook

Questions?

Fall social programs are open to current Keshet participants and people who have never attended a Keshet program before. These programs are a great way to meet people and have fun doing it. If you have questions about social programs and events, including whether 1:1 support is available for a particular program, please contact us.

School’s Out, Parents Night Out: Drew McNamara at dmcnamara@keshet.org
After School, Extra Hours: Savanna Biagioni at sbiagioni@keshet.org 

Health & Safety

Our community’s well-being is our top priority. Keshet Recreation programs have adopted COVID-19 policies and procedures with this in mind. These guidelines will be reviewed and updated as public health policies change.

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