American Friends of Israel War Disabled Foundation
Event Registration
 Jun 6, 2017
11:45 a.m. Arrival at O'Hare Airport - O'Hare Airport This event has notifications.
7:00 p.m. Welcome dinner and orientation (HF, BD) - Shapira home
Wed Jun 7
10:00 a.m. Breakfast at Annie's (GM) - Annie's, 4900 Oakton, Skokie
11:30 a.m. Trolley Tour of Chicago (GM)
4:30 p.m. Pickup at Annie's - Annie's, 4900 Oakton, Skokie
5:00 p.m. Dinner at EJ's Pizzeria (GM) - 9149 Gross Point Rd.,
7:00 p.m Games at Pinstripes (GM) - Pinstripes, 1150 Willow Road, Northbrook
9:00 p.m. Pickup at Pinstripes - Pinstripes, 1150 Willow Road, Northbrook
Thu Jun 8
8:45 a m. Leave from Calamaro's
9:30 a.m. Reklama Russian Newspaper (HF, BD) - 3000 Dundee Road #108, Northbrook
11:00 a.m. Gurnee Mills (GM)
3:00 p.m. Leave for 7pm Cubs Game at Wrigley Field (GM)
10:00 p.m. Night on the Town! (GM)
11:00 p.m. Very late pickup at Calamaro's
Fri Jun 9
8:30 a.m. Leave from Calamaro's
9:00 a.m. Visit to Hillel Torah Day School (HF, BD) - 7120 N. Laramie, Skokie
10:00 a.m. Leave for 11:00 lunch at Signature Room in Hancock Tower on Michigan Avenue (GM)
12:30 p.m. Shopping on Michigan Avenue (GM)
3:30 p.m. Leave downtown to return to skokie
4:30 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's / Then dinner with host families
9:30 p.m. Oneg Shabbat at Calamaro's (HF, BD
Sat Jun 10
9:00 a.m. Shabbat service and kiddush lunch at Iran Hebrew Congregation (GM) - 3820 Main Street, Skokie
9:30 p.m. Zhivago's for dinner and dancing (GM) - 9925 Gross Point Road, Skokie
Sun Jun 11
11:00 a.m. Meet at Calamaro's
12:00 p.m. Arlington Racetrack for lunch and races (GM) - 2200 W. Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights
3:30 p.m. Leave racetrack
4:15 p.m. Mini Golf (GM) - 3459 Oakton, Skokie
6:15 p.m. Leave for downtown
7:00 p.m. Wendella Sunset Boat Cruise at 7:30pm (GM) - 400 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago
10:00 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's This event has notifications.
Mon Jun 12
8:00 a.m. Meet at Calamaro's
8:30 a.m. Lake Shore Men's Club breakfast and program at Lakeshore Congregation (EB) - 1221 Lake Cook Road, Highland Park
10:30 a.m. Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany (GM) - 912 Lyster Road, Highwood
1:00 p.m. Sweet Pea's for ice cream (GM) - 764 Sheridan Road, Highwood
4:00 p.m. Lincoln Park Zoo (GM)
6:00 p.m. Dinner at Milt's Barbecue (GM) - 3411 N. Broadway, Chicago
8:00 p.m. Blue Man Group (GM)
11:00 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's
Wed Jun 14
9:00 a.m. Meet at Calamaro's
9:30 a.m. Breakfast at Kappy's (GM) - 7200 Dempster, Morton Grove
11:00 a.m. Leave for shopping at Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets (GM) - Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets, Wisconsin
5:00 p.m. BBQ at Kaplan's Paddock Lake, Wisconsin, lake house (HF, BD)
10:00 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's
Tue Jun 13 9:00am
Host for a Day
7:00 p.m. Dinner at Taboun Grill (GM) - 8808 Gross Point Road, Skokie
Thu Jun 15
9:30 a.m. Emma's Bagel Cafe for breakfast (GM) - 9306 Skokie Blvd, Skokie
11:00 a.m. Leave for Museum of Science and Industry and Moshe's special Chicago tour (GM)
7:30 p.m. Folk dancing at Temple Judea Mizpah (GM) - 8610 Niles Center Road, Skokie
11:00 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's
Fri Jun 16
8:30 a.m. Meet at Calamaro's
9:30 a.m. Chicago Botanic Gardens (GM) - 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
1:00 p.m. Illinois Holocaust Museum (GM) - 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie
4:00 p.m. Lifetime Fitness - FOR SOLDIERS ONLY - 5330 Old Orchard Road, Skokie
8:00 p.m. Dinner at Lubavitch Chabad (GM) - 4059 Dempster Street, Skokie
11:00 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's This event has notifications.
Sat Jun 17
8:00 a.m.
free day with host family
9:30 p.m. Havdalah at Calamaro's (HF, BD)
10:00 p.m. Party! Night on the Town! (GM)
11:00 p.m. Very Late Pickup at Calamaro's
Sun Jun 18 All day
Father's Day
9:30 a.m. Leave for day in Milwaukee (GM)
9:30 p.m. Pickup at Calamaro's
Mon Jun 19
9:00 a.m. Leave from Calamaro's
10:00 a.m. Navy Pier (GM)
12:00 p.m. Aquarium and Field Museum in Chicago (GM)
 5:30 p.m. Baha'i Temple (GM) - 100 Linden Avenue, Wilmette
 7:00 p.m. Final dinner at the Kaplan's (HF, BD)
Tue Jun 20
11:00 a.m. Final brunch at the Calamaro's (HF, BD)
 1:00 p.m. Soldiers leave for airport driven by week 2 host family
 4:45 p.m. Flight Home
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