Sign up for our email newsletter, featuring exclusive original content


Meet us in Chicago!

THURSDAY, August 10th from 7–10 pm CT in Chicago, IL:

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.

Zeitlin’s Delicatessen and Kimski’s will be collaborating on special food items for this event. Don’t miss out, reserve your ticket today!

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 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!

We hope to see you there!