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Sisterhood Open Meetings

These were our 2019-20 meetings.
We look forward to resuming programming in 2021-22!

Sisterhood welcomes congregants and their friends
– women and men – to our open meetings.

1:00 open meeting programs
are followed by refreshments and conversation
with exceptions shown below.

September-December | January-May

Sept. 16
1:00 p.m.
Enjoy and discuss the award-winning 2007 Israeli film, The Band's Visit.
Nov. 18
1:00 p.m.
Rabbi David Minkus will speak on
"Understanding the Way the Rabbis Understood the Torah."
Dec. 15
10:30 a.m.-
2:30 p.m.
At our annual Hanukkah Fair: 
  chanukiot, candles, toys, books, jewelry, paper goods, and more.
Jan. 20
1:00 p.m.
View and discuss the film "Theodore Bikel:  In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem" (2017 documentary , 75 min). 
Feb. 15
10:30 a.m.
Sisterhood Shabbat
Members of Sisterhood read from the Torah and participate in the service.  Sisterhood sponsors the kiddush lunch.
Rabbi Megan GoldMarche will speak on "Making Judaism Relevant to the Next Generation:  One Rabbi's Feminist Approach."
Feb. 17
1:00 p.m.
Pianist Elaine B. Smith and cellist Van Bistrow perform
• Robert Schumann:  Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15
• Ludwig van Beethoven:  Sonate No. 5 in D Major, Op. 102, No. 2
Postponed An outing to the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center.  Information about the new date, guided tour, registration, and other details tba.
due to shutdown

@ 9:45)
Dawn Rubin Torah Study Institute
"program tba"
There is no charge for the morning program, and guests are welcome.
Reservation and $36 advance payment are required for the closing luncheon at noon.
Our Sisterhood
Sat, June 19 2021 9 Tammuz 5781