Sisterhood

Open exclusively to women, the Sisterhood serves two primary functions for our shul. The Sisterhood promote the well-being of the shul through supporting various shul programs, and serves the religious and social interests of Sisterhood members.

Current meeting times: Sisterhood meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm, or as needed. The meetings focus on: discussions of event ideas, important Sisterhood or shul issues and socializing with each other.

A sampling of activities organized by the Sisterhood:

  • Braiding & “Taking” Challah
  • Annual movie night
  • Baking / Cooking a Seuda for Shabbos or Yom Tov at shul
  • Annual Cooking Demonstration & Tasting with chef Steve Bonner
  • Fundraising projects for the shul and for Israel

Sisterhood sponsors / manages the following:

  • Tallis Weaving Project
  • Shabbos morning & Yom Tov babysitting
  • Selling Gift cards for Giant and Weis grocery stores
  • Sisterhood gift shop
  • Sisterhood wine cellar

For more information about the Sisterhood, upcoming Sisterhood events or to inquire about membership, please contact:

Sisterhood Co-Presidents,
Sarah Danna, sarahbethdanna@gmail.com
Alyssa Komarow, arkomarow@gmail.com

 

This Shabbat
Parshat Vayikra
Mincha: 7:05 p.m.
Candle Lighting: 7:07 p.m.

Shacharis: 9:00 a.m.
Mincha: 6:45 p.m.
Shabbat concludes: 8:09 p.m.
Upcoming Events
All youth are invited to join us for chametz burning with our local fire truck on Monday, April 10th at 9:00 AM in the shul parking lot.

All Sons of Israel Teens are invited to Six Flags Chol Hamoed Pesach, Thursday, April 13, leaving from the shul at 9:00 a.m. and returning at 6:00 p.m. A live concert by Benny Friedman, with Mordechai Shapiro, will be at 3:00 p.m. at the park. The cost is $48, which includes transportation, and you must R.S.V.P. with payment by April 5. Kosher for Pesach food will be available for purchase inside the park.  NO outside food is permitted. For more information, contact Alyssa Komarow at arkomarow@gmail.com

Rabbi Wilensky is teaching a new class at the Jewish Day School on Tuesday mornings for parents on “How to Use the Parsha as a Tool to Open Lines of Communication With Your Child”. This class begins at 8:10 a.m. (after drop off at the JDS) and ends at 8:40 a.m. Coffee and light refreshments are served.

Join our weekly Tuesday class with Rabbi Wilensky held in the shul's board room at 8:30 p.m. on "Chovot Halevavot: Nurturing the Inner Feelings of a Jew". This class is open for both men and women and no prior knowledge of Jewish texts is necessary. The class is studying the classic work of Rabbi Bachya Ibn Pekudah of 11th century Spain which focuses on cultivating the thoughts and emotions of self-reflection, trust, belief, humility, devotion, and love. If you are interested in more details, please contact Rabbi Wilensky.