The Sisterhood of Temple Har Shalom inspires its members to cultivate, nurture and sustain a strong sense of community by bringing together women of all generational stages, by promoting connections among our Temple and the greater community, and by supporting the mission of Women of Reform Judaism. Through service, education, social action, programming, and philanthropic efforts, the Sisterhood supports Jewish ideals and strives to strengthen and enhance the quality of Jewish living.

To learn more about our group, please contact sisterhood@templeharshalom.org

Sisterhood of Temple Har Shalom

Sisterhood 2020 2021 Calendar is filled with exciting programs!

Here is the latest happenings with our Sisterhood Groups.

Feel free to contact the below members to learn about the groups.

 

Daytime Book Club:

New this year is the Sisterhood’s Daytime Book Club! This group will provide an opportunity to sip your morning coffee and dip into an engaging conversation about a range of books and subjects. This Group will be meeting six times during 2020-2021.

The Daytime Book Club will meet again on Wednesday, March 10th at 10:30 AM. They will be discussing Rachel Beanland’s “Florence Adler Swims Forever”. Set in 1930s Atlantic City, the novel follows a family struggling to hide the drowning of one daughter for fear that her pregnant sister will lose her baby. 

This get-together will over Zoom to discuss this book. The link will be sent only to people who RSVP or for more information contact Jennifer Sapoff at jsapoff@yahoo.com.

 

 

Sisterhood Book Club

 

Evening Book Club:

The Evening Book Club offers a dynamic and engaging opportunity to discuss books that are sure to spark conversations on a range of topics. They meet approximately every six weeks on Monday evenings. 

The next meeting will be held on Monday, March 1st. The Club will be discussing their latest selection – “The Bridal Chair” by Gloria Goldreich. The novel is about Ida Chagall, daughter of artist Marc Chagall, and covers the time period from the early 1920s to the 1950s. It tells the story of Ida’s struggles with her parents, her work to save them from the Nazis, and her rise as her father’s representative in the art world.

This get-together will over Zoom to discuss this book. The link will be sent only to people who RSVP or for more information contact Denise at deniseadelman@yahoo.com.

   
  Documentary Club:

Watch documentaries monthly together with your fellow Sisterhood members either on a big screen outdoors or over Zoom. The Club will be meeting monthly, and following the documentary, there will be a short discussion and light snacks.

The next viewing will take place on February 25th at 6:45 pm. The club will watch and then discuss “Assassins” which was directed and produced by Ryan White. The film follows the two young women who were convicted of assassinating Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un. For more information or to RSVP contact Amy Koslow at amykoslow@aol.com.

   
  Knitting Group:

Sisterhood’s Knitting will pick up the needles in the fall. We look forward to seeing experienced as well as novices then. For more information contact Sheri Cohen at sheri0819@aol.com.

   
Sisterhood Mah Jongg   Mah Jongg Groups:

Currently, all Sisterhood Mah Jongg Groups are at an interruption of play due to COVID – 19. When they are ready to start shuffling tiles information will be posted.

For more information contact:
Audrey Taffet at
ataffet@aol.com for further information about Beginner’s Mah Jongg .

Dary Ruderman (daryruderman@icloud.com) for more information. about Daytime Mah Jongg.

Contact Debbie Danielson (jtdkmd@optonline.netfor further information about Evening Mah Jongg.