Sisterhood Upcoming Events

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

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Coffee Break Book Club
Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:45pm-3:00pm

Dawn Shogren’s home (Near LBJ and Preston)
“The Last Watchman of Old Cairo” by Michael David Lukas
This book tells the story of Jews in Egypt as well as some history of Jewish life in Egypt throughout  the centuries. Our book reviewer Deanna Kasten has been to Egypt and visited the synagogue mentioned. She will bring some personal experience to the book too.
Please RSVP to Ilene at

Shalom Bayit: An Educational Panel on Family Violence
Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Radnitz Social Hall
Cost: $5 at the door
Please join Sisterhood for an informational discussion facilitated by Ariela Goldstein, Director of Clinical Services at Jewish Family Service.  The panel will cover a variety of topics including: prevention, recognition, counseling and resources for adults, children, victims, bystanders and upstanders. A light buffet dinner will be served.
RSVP by June 23 to or 602-317-1620.
We will be collecting full size toiletries for both men and women as a donation to JFS.
Click here to download the flyer.

Thursday July 11, 2019, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Home of Linda Widman, 8914 Greenville Avenue, Dallas 75243-7145
Let’s roll the dice and dish up some summer favorites! Dishes by last name:
A-H:  Main Dish
I-Q:   Side, dessert or fruit
R-Z:  Salad or appetizer
Cost: $5 at the door. Temple Shalom members only.  Limited space available. RSVP to Jan Stevenson at or Anita Corenblith at

Gourmet Lunch
Saturday, July 13, 2019, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Are you ready for fine Mexican cuisine? Please join us for lunch!
Meso Maya, 4800 W. Park Blvd (at Preston), Plano, 75093
Please RSVP to Ilene at

Community Service Project at Jewish Family Service Food Pantry
Sunday, July 21, 2019, 12:00pm-3:30pm

Join us for lunch first from 12:00pm-1:15 pm at Gloria’s Latin Cuisine, 5100 Beltline Rd, #864, Dallas
After lunch from 1:30-3:30, we will go to Jewish Family Service, 5402 Arapaho Rd, Dallas
Please bring a donation of toiletries (or non-perishable food). 
RSVP by July 18th to Staci Mendelsohn at 

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Jewish Family Feud
August 10, 6:30-8:30 pm

Keo Strull’s home, (near Hillcrest and Campbell)
Sisterhood has won the last two times.  Come join in the fun as we try for three in a row!

Potluck Dinner. Bring a dish to share.
Suggested food categories by last name:
A-L: Main Course or side dish
M-Z: Appetizer, salad or dessert
Limited space available. Temple members only RSVP to Marcy Finn,

New Sisterhood Walking Group!  Join “The Sole Sisters”
Sunday, August 18, 2019, 4:00pm-5:15pm

The Shops at Willow Bend in Plano. Meet in front of Dillard’s on the first floor.
Walk 4:00pm-4:45pm, Nosh in the food court 4:45pm-5:15pm
RSVP to event chair Nanci Duplant at

Membership Coffee
Sunday, September 8, 2019 (First Day of Religious School) 9:30 a.m. – noon

Temple Shalom Congregational Gathering Space
This is an opportunity to meet new people and learn about all the wonderful upcoming activities in Sisterhood.
Everyone is invited…please stop by!