Jewish Currents Summer Party: Chicago!

August 10, 2023

Join us to mix and mingle with fellow Jewish Currents lovers in Maria’s hybrid indoor/outdoor bar space. Grab a drink or a snack, check out our latest issue, and snag a new Jewish Currents tote.

Choose from among four registration options:

  • General Registration: free, no drinks included
  • Launch Party Unlimited: $25 for unlimited drinks
  • Launch Party Unlimited Plus: $50 for unlimited drinks and a new black-and-white Jewish Currents tote
  • Launch Party Support: general registration with a donation of your choosing to support the work of Jewish Currents

Maria’s Packaged Goods and Community Bar, at 960 W. 31st Street in Chicago’s Bridgeport neighborhood, is wheelchair-accessible venue with an indoor bar and outdoor patios. The bar will be open to the public as well as to party-goers, so we strongly encourage vaccinations against Covid-19 and mask use indoors, but they are not mandated. For further accessibility questions or accommodations, please reach out to

We can’t wait to see you!