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20 | January 25, 2018 | The glencoe anchor faith glencoeanchor.com Faith Briefs North Shore Congregation Israel (1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe) JBaby Wiggleworms Spend your Saturday mornings with Old Town School of Folk Music’s JBaby Wiggleworms from 9:30-10:15 a.m. Jan. 13-Feb. 10 at the congregation. Best for children age 2 and under with an adult. Music, movement and a great way to meet other families. Register at JUF.org/jbabyWiggleworms or call Susan at (847) 835-0724 or susane@nsci.org. Winter Farmer’s Market Check out the congregation’s farmer’s market from 9 a.m.- noon Sunday, Jan. 28. Cardinal Blase Cupich Visit Join Cardinal Blase Cupich from 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29, for a speech on interreligious dialogue. Am Shalom (840 Vernon Ave.) Denial: Antisemitism and the Holocaust in Today’s World From 10 a.m.-11.am. Tuesday, Jan. 30, Dr. Joyce Witt will screen and discuss the film Denial in light of the history of antisemitism in the U.S. and around the world. Witt is a remarkable teacher and scholar, with her work in the library of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Shabbat Sha-sleepover Come spend Friday night to Saturday morning at Am Shalom for our Shabbat Sha-sleepover, and “take over” Am Shalom for the night. From dinner to services and breakfast, we will spend the night playing games, playing hide-and-seek, watching movies, eating dessert, and having fun! Join the congregation at 6 p.m. Pickup will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27. Admission is $18 per person. Guests and nonmembers are welcome. St. Elisabeth’s Episcopal Church (556 Vernon Ave.) Annual Meeting Don’t miss the church’s annual meeting on Sunday, Jan. 28, after the 10 a.m. service. Elect new Vestry, hear about the 2018 budget and other surprises. Childcare with food offered, and adjournment by 12:30 p.m. Family Promise St. Elisabeth’s will be cohosting Family Promise with St. Augustine’s Church in Wilmette from Feb. 4-11, and the online sign up is available on the church’s website. The church will need volunteers to prepare and serve dinners, to spend time with the children between dinner and bedtime, and to stay overnight. The church’s involvement in this program that helps families transition from instability to stability is one of St. Elisabeth’s major and long-standing outreach commitments. If you have any questions, contact Chuck Chadd. Glencoe Union Church (263 Park Ave.) Celebrate the Season of Light With Sermons Focused on Hope Living hope is a demanding discipline in the same way that faith and love are. So what does living hope look like? This will be the question that will focus the Worship Services throughout the season of Epiphany. The topic on Sunday, Jan. 28, will be “Living Hope... In Relation to the Past.” Submit information for The Anchor’s Faith page to Michael Wojtychiw at m.wojtychiw@22ndcentury media.com. In Memoriam Roland Calhoun Glencoe native and former Village President Roland Blanchard Calhoun died Jan. 10 in Centennial, Col. A memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Feb. 3 at Glencoe Union Church. Calhoun was born on Nov. 30, 1925, in Evanston Hospital (where he was the biggest baby born up until that time, at 10 pounds, 4 ounces). Roland was the eighth child of James Kent Calhoun, and the fourth child of JK’s second wife, Blanche Hurford. Calhoun was raised on Greenwood Avenue in Glencoe and graduated from New Trier High School at 16. He attended the University of Arizona, where he was in the country’s last ROTC cavalry unit, then joined the Navy in 1944. He enrolled at Northwestern University after the war, earning a degree in electrical engineering in 1949. He met his future wife, Shirley Somers, at Northwestern; they married in 1950. After graduation, Calhoun worked for Commonwealth Edison, then moved to Mills-Winfield Engineering Sales, where he remained until he retired as the president in 1988. He and Shirley moved to Glencoe in 1952 and raised their five children there. Calhoun held various public positions, starting with the presidency of the Glencoe Park and Recreation District Board, which he left in 1968 to become Glencoe Village President from 1968-1976. He was on the board of the Harris Bank of Glencoe for 20 years, raised significant funds for the new North Shore Senior Center as a member of its associate board, and was always active in the Glencoe Union Church, where he joined the choir at the age of 5 and held practically every volunteer position, including guiding younger generations as leader of Youth Fellowship. But his most highprofile position was on the antique high bicycle that he rode in every Glencoe Fourth of July Parade for decades. Calhoun and Shirley moved to Northbrook in 1996, then to Centennial in 2012, where they joined the Holly Creek community and became members of the First Presbyterian Church of Littleton choir. Calhoun loved trains, music, logical thinking, building and repairing anything, his communities, his family and his God. His mantra was: “Doing good, having fun, maybe both.” He is survived by his wife, Shirley; his five children, Geoffrey Calhoun (married to Deborah) of Conifer, Col.; Patricia Calhoun of Denver; Susan Nicholl (married to Matthew) of Framingham, Mass.; Catherine Calhoun (married to Nathan Ward) of Brooklyn; Donna Weinstock (married to Ray), a dozen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Glencoe Union Church, the Seeley Lake Fire Fund at Missoula United Way or Step-Denver.org. Mary Hadley New Trier graduate Mary Hadley, 82, of Lake Zurich, died on Jan. 8 with the sun streaming on her face through the window of the apartment she so loved. Born July 2, 1935 in Highland Park, Hadley lived a full and colorful life. She cherished her family and friends, and enjoyed traveling, sailing, photography, art, and sharing countless memories of carefree summers spent at the family summer home in Green Lake, Wis. Hadley was a loyal friend and continually helped to coordinate reunions with lifetime friends from her Highland Park Braeside grade school. She was a graduate of New Trier High School and attended Colorado College. More recently, she enjoyed competitive bridge with her local bridge club, spirited world event discussions, and visiting with her children and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father Raymond, mother Elna-Mary (Clausen) and is survived by siblings Raymond Hadley, Cynthia Taylor, Patricia Dobrinska, and Susan Planck; children Michael (Barbara) Erdman, Robert (Karen) Erdman and Diane (Dan) Capasso; grandchildren George (Corrina) Erdman, Paul (Lisa) Storost, Jenna Erdman, Lisa Capasso, and five great-grandchildren. In honor of Calhoun, donations are being accepted in her name at Green Lake Conservancy, P.O. Box 52, Green Lake, Wisconsin, 54941 and Justice Democrats www. justicedemocrats.com. Memorial services will be private. Kyle Leonard New Trier graduate Kyle Leonard, 55, died Jan. 12 in Highland Park. He was born March 3, 1962 in Framington, Mass,, grew up in Kenilworth and had lived in Hawthorn Woods for the past 16 years. He was a 1980 graduate of New Trier East High School and also a graduate of Western Michigan University. Leonard was a reporter, managing editor and bureau chief for Pioneer Press Newspapers and the Chicago Tribune. He was an all-state soccer goalie in high school, went on to college on a soccer scholarship and also enjoyed traveling, boating, snow, and water skiing. Surviving are his beloved wife Cynthia (nee Groebner) Leonard; loving father of Ryan and Dylan Leonard; five brothers, Kip Leonard, Kerry (Diane) Leonard, Kent (Susan) Leonard, Kolin Leonard and Kelly (Anne) Leonard; nieces and nephews, Victoria, Grace, Erin, Ross, Nicholas and Eleanor; and his dear brother-in-law, Lou and Terri Groebner. He was preceded in death by his parents, WGN Personality Roy and Sheila Leonard. Visitation was Jan. 17 at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.) Libertyville. Funeral services were Thursday, Jan. 18, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to The Make-A-Wish Foundation, 640 N. LaSalle St. #280, Chicago, IL 60610. Info: 847-362-3009 or please sign the online guest book at www.burnettdane.com. Have someone’s life you’d like to honor? Email Michael Wojtychiw at m.wojtychiw@22ndcenturymedia. com with information about a loved one who was part of the Glencoe community.

glencoeanchor.com Life & Arts the glencoe anchor | January 25, 2018 | 21 Cardinal to speak on interreligious dialogue at Glencoe synagogue Event is open to the public at North Shore Congregation Israel Submitted by NSCI North Shore Congregation Israel is honored to Cupich be hosting Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago, at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29. The Cardinal’s presentation is titled: “What Does Outreach Mean in Light of Interreligious Dialogue?” This will be the first time that Cardinal Cupich has spoken at a synagogue on the North Shore of Chicago since his elevation to Cardinal in 2016. vinyl From Page 19 downloaded nearly one million times from Stern’s website at www.vinylschminyl.com, www. tuneinradio.com and iTunes. There are about 1,200 of Stern’s shows also archived there. One of his shows — an interview with Billy Corgan, formerly of The Smashing Pumpkins — got 20,000 downloads alone. “I actually met Billy Corgan in Highland Park and he agreed to an interview for my show,” Stern His presentation will include a formal address, as well as time for questions and answers. This event is open to the entire community. “North Shore Congregation Israel has enjoyed a long-standing and wonderful relationship with the Archdiocese of Chicago, and we are deeply grateful to Cardinal Cupich for taking time out of his incredibly busy schedule to share his reflections on building interreligious connections in the 21st century,” said Rabbi Wendi Geffen, senior rabbi of North Shore Congregation Israel. As a synagogue, North Shore Congregation Israel is deeply committed to advancing interfaith relationships across Chicagoland, and Cardinal Cupich’s visit offers the entire North Shore suburban community the pow- said. “We talked about classic rock in general, his music and his tea shop (Madame ZuZu’s in Highland Park). ... After that, he hosted me for a couple of classic rock talks at the tea shop for recorded broadcasts.” As far as recording the actual podcast goes, “it’s a process that I could now do in my sleep,” Stern said. The podcasts are recorded at his Glencoe home and uploaded onto a server, which later posts them to websites. Looking forward, Stern “What Does Outreach Mean in Light of Interreligious Dialogue?” Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29 North Shore Congregation Israel 1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe Free to public erful opportunity to hear directly from the cardinal in a Jewish setting. For more information, contact Susan Thomas, public relations and communications manager for the Archdiocese of Chicago, at (312) 534-8318 or sthomas@archchicago. org, or Lauren Nowak, communications director for North Shore Congregation Israel, at (847) 835-0724 or laurenn@ nsci.org. hopes to continue Vinyl Schminyl for years to come. “I love the music and I love letting people know about the music that they would have normally not have known,” Stern said. “It’s given me a fraternity of people who are directly or peripherally involved with radio in Chicago and I’m so grateful for that.” Currently, Stern is seeking a full-time position in either commercials or narrations. To contact him, email bobstern@vinylschminyl.com. visit us online at www.GLENCOEANCHOR.com Get ready to vote! THE GLENCOE A NCHOR • THE GLENVIEW LANTERN THE HIGHLAND PARK LANDMARK • THE LAKE FOREST LEADER THE NORTHBROOK TOWER • THE WILMETTE BEACON • THE WINNETKA CURRENT coming feb. 1 - feb. 25 Categories include: Beauty • Dining Education Fitness & Recreation Health • Pets • Services Shopping • Vehicles Honor your favorite local businesses by voting for them in the second annual North Shore Choice Awards! Look for the ballot inside your 22nd Century Media newspaper or vote online at www.22ndcenturymedia.com/nschoice Calling all art, athletic, day and overnight camps! We need vendors for the 4th Annual CAMP EXPO! 2018 Sat., February 24, 2018 • 10am - 2pm Northbrook Court 1515 Lake Cook Road, Northbrook, IL For more information, call (708) 326-9170 ext. 16 or visit www.22ndcenturymedia.com/camp VENDOR BOOTH DEADLINE: FEB. 7