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Sisterhood Open Meetings

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

Monday
Sept. 16
1:00 p.m.
Enjoy and discuss the award-winning 2007 Israeli film, The Band's Visit.
 
Monday
Nov. 18
1:00 p.m.
Rabbi David Minkus will speak on
"Understanding the Way the Rabbis Understood the Torah."
Sunday
Dec. 15
10:30 a.m.-
2:30 p.m.
At our annual Hanukkah Fair: 
  chanukiot, candles, toys, books, jewelry, paper goods, and more.
 
Monday
Jan. 20
1:00 p.m.
View and discuss the film "Theodore Bikel:  In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem" (2017 documentary , 75 min). 
 
Saturday
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."
Monday
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
Monday
Mar. 16
An outing to the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center.  Information about guided tour, registration, and other details tba.
Monday
Apr. 20
1:00 p.m.
 
Monday
May 18
10:00 a.m.

(check-in
@ 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
Fri, February 21 2020 26 Shevat 5780