We are thrilled to invite you to join us for Shabbos with Chabad of SIU. Get ready for an incredible experience filled with delicious food and wonderful company.

Our meals are renowned for their mouthwatering dishes that will tantalize your taste buds. From traditional challah and matzo ball soup to delectable main courses and delectable desserts, our menu is designed to satisfy every palate.

But it's not just about the food. Shabbos at Chabad is a unique opportunity to connect with a vibrant and welcoming community. You'll have the chance to meet students from all walks of life, engage in meaningful conversations, and forge lasting friendships.

As we come together to celebrate the beauty of Shabbos, we'll also have inspiring discussions, engaging Torah insights, and uplifting melodies. Whether you're a seasoned Shabbat-goer or new to the experience, our warm and inclusive environment will make you feel right at home.

Jewish Holidays & Events

The Spring semester includes a number of Holidays:

  • Tu B'Shvat
  • Purim
  • Pesach / Passover
  • Lag Ba'Omer

We're planning appropriate celebrations for all of these, as well as other social and learning opportunities.

Check the Jewish Holidays Tab for holiday events.


To ensure that we can be in touch and keep you updated on the latest news, events, and initiatives, we kindly request you to fill out this sign-up form.

By completing this form, you will not only enable us to keep you informed about upcoming programs, classes, and services, but it will also allow us to deliver packages to your doorstep when necessary. 

Whether you are interested in attending our virtual classes, participating in community events, or receiving updates on our various projects, filling out the sign-up form will allow us to tailor our communication to your specific interests and needs.