CBS Live! – Virtual Programming and Resources

CBS Live! – Virtual Programming and Resources

Check Back Often for Updates!

Live Streaming of ALL Shabbat services,
daily morning and evening minyan and
holiday services
Beginning Monday morning March 30th, daily morning minyan will begin at 8:00 am while the CBS building remains closed.
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)
  “Pesach Story Time” with Rabbi Melman


Wednesday, April 1
6:45 pm
Come in your pj’s
Facebook Live from the CBS facebook page
 Pre-Shabbat Sing-A-Long  with Cantor Raquel Friday, April 3
5:00-5:55 pm 
Facebook Live from Cantor Gershon’s page
Shabbat With a Twist
(ages birth-7) 
Friday, April 3 at 11:00 am
Facebook Live from the CBS facebook page and Young Family facebook page
Zoom –
Havdalah at Home with Rabbi Melman Elisa Rotman & Family Saturday, April 4
8:00 pm
 Facebook Live from the CBS facebook page
CBS University Beginning week of March 30 until further notice

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

Hebrew Aleph to Tav/Greatest Hits of the Siddur 
Mondays – *5:30-6:15 pm – Zoom –
(note change in time)

Bible: Back to Text
Tuesdays – 9:30-10:15 am – Zoom – &
Live Streaming from Feather Beit Midrash

Jewish News of the World
Tuesdays – 10:30-11:30 am – Zoom –

Sippurei Musikah
Thursdays – 10:30-11:15 am – Zoom –

Nosh ‘n Drash 
Thursdays, 4/2, 4/30, 5/14  
11:30 am -12:30 pm – Zoom –
Please join Rabbi Melman for “lunch” at the beginning of Nosh ‘n Drash

Gather With Purpose with Cantor Steve Share some time creating authentic conversation about a topic of deep importance to us all – Zoom
Tuesdays, 4/7, 4/14 (11 only), 4/21, 4/28
11:00 am  and 4:00 pm
Each session is limited to 10 people.
Select only one session to attend please.
CBS High Tuesdays, 3/31, 4/28, 5/5, 5/19  
6:30-8:15 pm
Zoom –
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.
“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
You can request books from your CBS Library.  Search for a book through the: ONLINE LIBRARY CATALOG
  • email the library with the book title and author (make sure that the status is available) 
  • we will pull the book for you if available and send you a confirmation when it is ready for curb side pick up at CBS 
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:
Come by Drive-Up CBS  (Social distancing and all proper safety precautions will  be taken) Postponed until further notice.
Drive-Up in the circle drive (stay in your car) and say Shabbat Shalom.
 Zelda’s Kosher Catering and 10 percent will be given back to CBS! Only Desserts Left
Zelda’s is taking orders until supplies last.
Place your orders by phone at 847-674-0033.
Pick up April 7th or 8th.


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
Jew­ish Lit­er­ary Con­ver­sa­tions in Quar­an­tine: Live Coverage Sign-Up here for the next zoom book discussions posted by the Jewish Book Council (free!) Wednesday, March 25 at 8 pm EDT: Rachel Barenbaum, author of A Bend in the Stars. Thursday, April 2 at 8 pm EDT: Esther Safran Foer on her memoir, I Want You to Know We’re Still Here.
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)