Sisterhood News and events
Something for Every Age and Stage
We are excited for another year of fun and enriching events.
Dallas Jewish Bookfest
Monday, November 13
Join Us on November 13 as Sisterhood partners with the JCC Margot Rosenberg Pulitzer Dallas Jewish Bookfest to hear author Elizabeth Silver speak about her new book The Majority. Elizabeth is the daughter of our Shearith members Kathi and Charles Silver.
In appreciation for your membership, this event is free for Sisterhood Members. However, you do need to RSVP to Marcy Helfand at email@example.com. For nonmembers, please go to the JCC website https://jccdallas.org/special-events/bookfest/ to purchase a ticket.
Shearith Israel Sisterhood Presents:
Wednesday, December 6 | 6:30 pm
Join the SISterhood as they welcome Shearith member Tracy Walder who will speak about her book The Unexpected Spy. There will be hors d'oeuvres and wine followed by Dinner and raffle.
Look for invitations coming soon!
Girls Night Out Magical Evening
WEDNESDAY, September 6 | 7 pm
Diamond Jim Tyler amazed us with his strolling magic and illusions. “DJT” has been featured at numerous clubs in the United States and internationally. He is the creator of magic effects and illusions performed by magicians worldwide.
Sunday, April 23, 2023
Congregation Shearith Israel, Kaplan Auditorium
Torah Fund 2023 Campaign honoring Zona Pidgeon
Shearith Israel SISterhood proudly honored Zona Pidgeon for her contributions to Congregation Shearith Israel and to the greater Dallas Jewish community. She was the honoree at our Torah Fund family friendly event raising funds for the Jewish Theological Seminaries around the world.
Girls Night Out Comedy Night
Thursday, September 22nd | 7:00 pm
Did you hear about the amazing night out with SISterhood on Thursday, September 22nd? Over 75 women in attendance enjoyed food, hilarious comedy, and most of all, time spent together with fellow Jewish women. Check out the photo gallery for the evening's highlights.
Thank you to our amazing Membership Co-Chairs, Leslye Geller and Kimberly Ross for the fantastic evening.
Ongoing Special Interest Groups
Weekly on Wednesdays | 2:00 pm
Whole Foods @ Preston and Forest, 2nd Floor
Interested in being part of the NEW mahjong special interest group? Marna Edenson and Zelda Hantz are our very capable co-chairs. The group is just forming, so whether you are interested in learning how to play or you are an experienced player, you are welcome to join.
Please contact Marna Edenson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (214) 493-1551 with questions
First Sunday of the Month | 10:30 am
Email Diane Lifshen email@example.com to get Zoom Meeting ID and Password.
Book group generally meets first Sunday of the month. Contact Diane Lifshen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Yarn Yentas continue to work with the Shearith Social Action Committee.
Come knit, crochet, and schmooze with fellow yarn yentas over Zoom or in person. Try out our group, if you haven't as yet (plenty of teachers if you don't know how to knit and/or crochet); re-join our "family" if you haven't come for a while. We miss you.
Meets second Sunday of the month from 2 to 4 PM. Contact Lita Marishak at email@example.com.
Special Interest Group Volunteers Needed:
SISterhood is looking for volunteers to lead our special interest groups:
30's and 40's Group
Arts and Crafts
All of these groups are open to ideas and flexibility with meeting times. If you have the passion for either of these topics, reach out to Diane Lifshen at firstname.lastname@example.org.