CBS Live! – Virtual Programming and Resources

CBS Live! – Virtual Programming and Resources

Check Back Often for Updates!

Click here for Zoom user instructions (pdf)
Click here for more Zoom Helpful Hints!

Live Streaming of ALL Shabbat services,
daily morning and evening minyan and
holiday services
 Morning Minyan will be held at 7:45 am, Monday – Friday, via Live Stream and Zoom.
Siddur Sim Shalom (in pdf form)
  Borrow a copy of Siddur Sim Shalom Contact the CBS office to make arrangements – 847-498-4100
Etz Hayim  (in pdf form)
  CBS “Story Time” On Hiatus…
Come in your pj’s
Facebook Live from the CBS Facebook page
Shabbat Blessings with Rabbi Ferratier Fridays at  5:30pm
via Zoom
prior to Shabbat Services  at 6:00 pm 
Click here to register for Zoom link
Havdalah at Home  Saturday, August 15
8:30 pm
Saturday, August 22
8:20 pm
Saturday, August 29
8:10 pm
 Facebook Live from the CBS Facebook page
CampCBS – summer “offline” activities for kids in grades 2nd-8th grade. Go to the CBS Youth Page or email for more details! Each week will have it’s own theme and each day of the week will have a different activity posted for your child to do on their own schedule!
Distinguished Speakers Summer Series Thursday, July 23 – David A. Harris
A City Divided: Race, Fear, and the Law in Police Confrontations
In case you missed it – watch video here!

Thursday, August 20 – Billy Planer
How to be Comfortable Having Uncomfortable Conversations
Click here to register

Tuesday, September 8 – Andy Slavitt
In the Bubble: Finding a Path Forward to Our Health, Social Isolation and Economic Uncertainty
7:00 – 8:30 pm via Zoom 
Click here to register

Contact Lisa at from more information

CBS University Beginning week of  June 8th – CBS U Summer Classes! Click here for more info!
If you would like to be added to a class, email Leann at or
Lisa at

Hebrew Aleph to Tav/Greatest Hits
of the Siddur 

Mondays5:30-6:15 pm – Zoom –
(No July classes)
 8/10, 8/17, 8/24 & 8/31  

Talmud in Translation
Mondays – 6:30-7:35 pm – Zoom  &
 Live Streaming from Feather Beit Midrash
June 8 – August 31

NEW – Parshat HaShavua
Tuesdays – 9:30-10:20 am – Zoom &
Live Streaming from Feather Beit Midrash
June 16 – August 17

Jewish News of the World
Tuesdays – 10:30-11:30 am – Zoom
June 9 – September 1

NEW – Movies with Melman
Tuesdays (mostly) 7:00-8:00 pm – Zoom
more dates – tba
Click here for Jonathan Mussman’s Netflix Suggestions

NEW – Mahzor Analysis: Dive in Deep with Cantor Stoehr
Wednesdays –  6:30-7:30 pm – Zoom

Drive-Up Fridays  Watch your email for more details…

Friday, August 7
Pick up your Havdalah-at-Home kit from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon (CBS circle drive) and then join us from home on Saturday, August 8 at 8:40 pm for CBS Havdalah at Home
 CBS Facebook Live

Seudah Sh’lishit – spend some Shabbat time with Cantor Stoehr & Susan Stoehr  Saturdays, June 6 – August 22
(no session 8/29)
6:00 – 6:45 pm
Click here to register and  receive Zoom link and arrange to pick up copy of B’Kol Echad (booklet filled with prayers, songs, etc.) if needed
Cantor Zach’s Listening Room –
Jewish Musical Humor, Opera Stars, Yiddish Radio & Theater and More
Fridays, 8/14 (last class)  8/21
5:00 – 5:55 pm
RSVP by July 1  by Clicking Here and receive Zoom link
CBS High Tuesdays, begins Tuesday, September 
CBS USY has taken The Gloss Youth Lounge Online! Monday-Thursday CBS USY will be providing engaging programs, challenges, and learning sessions. More details are available on the
Youth page of the CBS website.
CBS Drive-In Shabbat Celebration with Rabbi Josh Warshawsky – June 2020 Click here for video of Shabbat service
“Soup for You” Chicken Soup
(and vegetarian soup)
Feeling sick or have a friend in need who could use a bowl of care? 
Contact the CBS office at 847-498-4100 to arrange for porch drop off
Stay in touch will your CBS friends! Sign into your MyCBS account and go into the directory to get phone numbers! Also, be sure your contact information is up to date! MyCBS (ShulCloud) – if you have not signed into your MyCBS account and need a new link to be sent email Brenda:
CBS Library Digital Resources


Illinois Department of Public Health COVID-19
The Illinois Department of Public Health offers a state hotline at 800-899-3931 
CDC Coronavirus 2019
Cook County Department of Health 
Questions or concerns, call the Cook County COVID-19 Hotline at 708-633-3319 or email
Lake County’s Public Health Emer gency Operations Center(PHEOC) 
Lake County Residents who need help finding food, shelter, assistance with rent or other essential services were asked to visit, text your zip code to 898211 or call 211 to speak with someone who can help.
For information about talking to kids about the coronavirus
PJ Library Resources for Quarantined Families
15 Broadway Plays and Musicals You Can Watch On Stage From Home
A 20-Second Prayer During Handwashing by Rabbi Joseph Meszler
Virtual Tour of 12 National Parks From Your Couch
These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours
The Metropolitan Opera Free Nightly Stream and Recorded Programs 
 CHAIFLICKS, a streaming service dedicated solely to JEWISH themed films and entertainment (free 30-day trial, remeber to cancel if you don’t want to keep paying)