Central Synagogue of Chicago Welcome To Central Synagogue of Chicago

We’re glad you found us!

Join us for spiritually inspiring weekly services, Torah study and social holiday events. Central Synagogue of Chicago is a small, friendly, welcoming urban Conservative Chicago Synagogue where everyone is important and everyone counts. We provide a traditional approach to Judaism with contemporary insights. Our services are traditional and egalitarian with spirited davening, inspiring hazzanut and congregational participation. Sign up on our mailing list to be informed of upcoming events.

Among Chicago Synagogues we are the only centrally located Conservative Synagogue in the downtown loop area, however our congregants come from allover Chicagoland.

So if you …
- are new to Chicago
- just moved back to the city from the suburbs
- were here all the time but just found us...

…if you are looking for a place to call spiritual "home", know that everyone is truly welcome here.

Visitors Welcome!

If you're here on vacation, business, visiting family or simply find yourself in the downtown Chicago area, we welcome you to come and join us for Shabbat services and holiday events anytime during your stay.

We are located on Michigan Avenue, walking distance from the Magnificent Mile, near north and downtown / loop hotels and a short taxi/bus/train ride from anywhere in central Chicago. We have many visitors who return each time they come to town, enjoying our services and hospitality. So, be our guest! Come daven with us any time you are in Chicago on Shabbat or Yom Tov, and stay for Kiddush lunch.

Looking for Our Alumni

We are delighted to honor our rich history celebrating our founding roots that are 127 years old! If you attended the South Side Hebrew Congregation, or Central Synagogue or know anyone who did, please let us know. We are collecting memories and would love to hear from you!Synagogue Alumni Share Here

Central Synagogue of Chicago
Where To Find Us

Saturday Sept 5:
at the Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile
198 E Delaware Pl
Saturday Sept 12:
We Move to Our New Location
122 S. Michigan Ave.
during construction of our new sanctuary
Shabbat morning services will be held
on the 5th floor, room 5032



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122 S. Michigan Ave.Building
High Holidays 2015

CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR
WITH US

beautiful High Holiday Services with
Hazzan Rabbi Shlomo Shuster
Hazzan Toby Lou Hayman & Choir


ROSH HASHANAH
At the Sofitel , 20 E Chestnut St
YOM KIPPUR
At the Hilton, 720 S Michigan Ave
Discount Parking Available at both locations

For More information
call us at 312-787-0450


FRIDAY NIGHT SERVICES

KABBALAT SHABBAT
Service Led by
Hazzan Toby Lou Hayman

Back in the fall

Chicago Friday night Shabbat service

Everyone's invited! Guests Welcome!

Join us as we welcome Shabbat with an inspiring service, and lots of ruach, spirit. We have a transliterated siddur so everyone can participate in the davening and community singing.

Then join the community for fellowship with our classic festive oneg, featuring outstanding kosher wines, a selection of kosher cheeses, plus lots more.

Our Next Friday Night Service
will be conducted
in the Fall at our new sanctuary
at 122 S. Michigan Ave
date to be announced

Bar Mitzvah SERVICE

Saturday September 5th

Please join us for the Bar Mitzvah of
Jacob Forst the son of
Jacqueline Scott & David Forst
on Sept 5th @ 9:30 AM
at the Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile
198 E Delaware Pl
followed by Kiddush Lunch
hosted by Jackie & David

Book Discussion

Join us as we gather together and read a selection of books that is insightful, thought-provoking and fun! Anyone is welcome.
Download full info here

~ NEXT BOOK & MEETING TIME ~

Sunday, Oct 18, 2015 – 10:30 AM

Outwitting History: The Amazing Adventures
Of A Man Who Rescued
A Million Yiddish Books

by Aaron Lansky

Join us for a stimulating
conversation and free brunch!

Location: On N. Lake Shore Dr.
at the home of one of our congregants.
Kindly RSVP by phone or email
for the exact address.

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Shabbat Shalom

Shabbat Services
Saturdays 9:10 AM

Participate in our Shabbat Minyan. Come for the Service and stay for Kiddush Lunch.

Haftarah and Torah chanters are very welcome, please let us know if you would like to volunteer.

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