Sisterhood Upcoming Events

Please note: All events listed below are for Sisterhood members only unless otherwise mentioned.

Rosh Chodesh

Tuesday January 22, 2019, 6:30pm

Is it possible to bring together a group of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim women and see them progress from strangers into a close-knit sisterhood of acceptance, genuine respect, and love? If this could be accomplished, might it provide hope for world peace?
Daughters of Abraham is a group formed by women of these three faiths to enhance understanding of our spiritual similarities. Plan to attend our next Rosh Chodesh where we will learn about the Dallas Daughters of Abraham program.
Peggy Heller will host at her home: 6205 Baymar Dallas 75252
Italian potluck dinner: suggested by letter of your last name
   A-F Pasta dishes (no meat)
   G –L Salad, olives
   M- S  Cheese, wine, dessert
   T- Z Garlic Bread, fruit (fresh or dried)
RSVP by January 17th to Lonna Rae Silverman at

Cookie Decorating

Monday January 28, 2019, 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Congregational Gathering Area

Come learn cookie decorating with Alice Rosen! We will  also nosh and discuss our own early cooking memories.

Please bring an appetizer, fruit or finger sandwiches to share. Not a cook…bring wine.

Cost:  $5 per person (pay at the door).

RSVP by January 21st to Ilene Zidow,  

BUNCO With A Valentine’s Theme

Thursday February 7, 2019, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Robyn Carafiol’s home located at 4630 Gulfstream Drive in Dallas

Robyn is providing chicken pot pie and salad. Please bring:  An Appetizer, Dessert or Fruit. Not a cook…bring wine.

Cost:  $5 at the door. Limited space available. 

RSVP by February 1st to Jan Stevenson at or Randi Shapiro at

Gourmet Lunch

Friday February 8, 2019, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Mama Mia! Are you ready for Italian cuisine? Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 17548 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75287
RSVP by February 4th to Marsha Lefkof 214-354-3548 or Anita Corenblith 214-808-0860.

Sisterhood CHAI Dinner and Congregational Shabbat Dinner

Friday February 22, 2019

Please join us for this special Shabbat Dinner with CHAI.

Oneg:  6:00pm
Shabbat Service:  6:30pm
Traditional Chicken Dinner:  7:30pm in the Radnitz Social Hall following services

RSVP by February 15. See attached RSVP flyer.
Cost:  Adults:  $15, Children (6-12):  $8,
Under 6 – Free

Sisterhood Social Action Committee

Saturday February 23, 2019, 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Come learn about the new Sisterhood Social Action Committee on Domestic Violence Prevention and how we can help women find their voice. Join us to see how you can help make a difference.

Our next meeting will be at Temple Shalom in the Learning Center. Please RSVP to or 214-529-7780. We will update everyone on each group’s current projects and plans and how to keep moving the committee forward.

We Are Happy To Say Yes! YES Fund Event

Sunday February 24, 2019, 2:30pm – 5:00pm

Radnitz Social Hall
Join us for Happy Hour Wine, Cheese & Hors d’oeuvres
Learn about the YES Fund from special guest, Susan Bass, President of WRJ (Women of Reform Judaism)!
With Edutainment by Mark Kreditor at the piano.
“Jews, Pews and Blues: Synagogue Influence on the 20th century American Popular Song”
WRJ Blue logoIn the spirit of WRJ and Tikkun Olam, we will be collecting items for the Vogel Alcove.
Event is open to all women.
$36 minimum donation — This event supports Women of Reform Judaism’s YES Fund: Youth, Education, and Special Projects.
Would you like to make a greater impact?  
Consider a sponsorship for The YES Fund Event at these increased levels of support:  $54; $72; $108; $180.
Checks will be collected at the door.
Please RSVP by Sunday, Feb 17, 2019 to Linda Young; or 972-754-3485

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Coffee Break Book Club

Saturday March 2, 2019, 1:45pm – 3:00pm

Our host: Lenora Levin (near Frankford and Preston).

Windy City Blues by Renee Rosen.
Staci Mendelsohn will lead the discussion.
Temple Shalom members only.
RSVP by February 25 to Ilene Zidow at

Temple Mah Jong Tournament

Sunday March 3, 2019, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Radnitz Social Hall. Registration begins at 12:00pm.
Come join other Mahjongg enthusiasts for three rounds of exciting tournament play. Play will follow the National Mahjongg League rules. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top players. There will be door prizes too!
Come early and shop our large selection of merchandise from local artists, Israel, and around the world at Traditions, the premiere Judaica shop inside Temple Shalom.
Click here to register onlinePlease note that registration and $36 check must be received by February 24th to be eligible for play. 
Contact Laney at with questions. 

DFW-WRJ Area Shabbat Experience

Saturday March 30, 2019, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Temple Emanu-El Dallas

Jennifer Daley, President of the WRJ Southwest District will be joining us.

Agenda for the day: Breakfast and WRJ Torah study, Shabbat morning service, Shabbat Nosh with Rabbi Nadel or YOMZA, afternoon of WRJ Leadership programming and a song session. Invitation to follow.

Woman of Valor Celebration

Sunday April 7, 2019

Gourmet Lunch 

Saturday April 13, 2019


Thursday April 25, 2019, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Julie Eichelbaum’s home, 3809 Pilot Drive, Plano

Let’s roll the dice and dish up some Pesach favorites.
Kosher for Passover Potluck Dinner. Dishes by last name:
A – H: side, dessert or fruit
I – Q:  salad or appetizer
R – Z: main dish
No pork or shellfish please.

Cost: $5 at the door. Temple Shalom members only.  Limited space available. RSVP Jan Stevenson or Randi Shapiro.