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, December 2nd at 10:30 AM. The Club will be discussing “When We Believed in Mermaids: a novel” by Barbara O’Neal. Family relationships, sisterly bonds, and the power of love and forgiveness are all interwoven in this story.

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. Monday, December 7th will be the next meeting of the Evening Book Club.

The next book on the reading list is “The Space Between Us” by Thirty Umrigar.  “Set in modern-day India, it is the story of two compelling and achingly real women: Sera Dubash, an upper-middle-class Parsi housewife whose opulent surroundings hide the shame and disappointment of her abusive marriage, and Bhima, a stoic illiterate hardened by a life of despair and loss, who has worked in the Dubash household for more than twenty years.” (Goodreads.com description)

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 and discussion will be on December 17th at 7:00 PM. The documentary being watched is “The Witness” about Bill Genovese’s search for the truth in the 1964 murder of his sister, Kitty Genovese.  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.