Sisterhood Upcoming Events

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

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Coffee Break Book Club
Saturday September 22, 1:45pm-3:00 pm
We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter
The author is planning to Skype with us!  Please plan to come with questions.
Staci Mendelsohn will lead the discussion and also be our host.
Staci lives near Coit and Park in Plano.
Temple Shalom members only.  Limited space available.
RSVP by September 16th to Ilene Zidow at

Join Temple Shalom Brotherhood and Sisterhood for Tex-Mex Dinner and Salsa Dancing in the Sukkah

Friday September 28, 7:30pm-10:00 pm
Admission is only $15 per person
This includes a buffet meal provided by Qdoba in the Sukkah Followed by Dance lessons from a professional Salsa/Zumba Instructor.
RSVP by September 24th. Contact Mark Fisher at or 214-923-5101
Checks should be made payable to Temple Shalom Brotherhood and sent to the Temple office c/o Brotherhood Treasurer, Paul Priete.
Please write “Salsa in the Sukkah” on the check.
Click here to pay online:

Save the Date for a special Shabbat

Friday October 5th, 2018, 6:30pm 
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Sisterhood presents Jan Langbein, CEO of Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support, as our guest speaker. Details to follow. Click here to read her bio.

Sisterhood and Brotherhood Membership Coffee

Sunday October 7th, 2018, 9:30am – 12:00pm
(First day of Religious School)
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!

Gourmet Lunch

Saturday October 13th, 2018, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Please join us for some of the most delicious Chinese food in North Texas at Yao Fuzi Cuisine. Yao Fuzi is located at 4757 W. Park Blvd. in Plano.
The Gourmet Lunch is a great way to make new friends or catch up with old ones while enjoying a leisurely lunch. Please RSVP by October 8 to Anita or Marsha if you are able to join us. 214-808-0860 214-354-3548. We hope to see you there!

New Member Fun Tea

Sunday October 14th, 2018, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Join us for tea, snacks and games and meet some of your new “SISTERS”. RSVP by October 8 to Robyn Klein , or 972-365-8825.
Allison Harding’s Home, 6778 Mossvine Place, Dallas, TX 75254

Temple Shalom Sisterhood Paid-Up Dinner

Monday October 15th, 2018, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Radnitz Social Hall
Greene Family Camp – Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Featuring GFC Executive Director Loui Dobin and Honoring Ilene Greene
Evening includes announcement of the 2019 Woman of Valor
Free for Sisterhood Members who have paid their 2018-19 dues
$25 for guests or non-members (men are welcome)
Please RSVP by October 8th to Ilene Zidow or 972-523-6231
Guests can send their $25 check to:
Temple Shalom Sisterhood
Attn: Paid Up Dinner
6930 Alpha Road Dallas, TX  75240
Co-Chairs Julie Gothard and Carol Margolis. Click here to download the flyer.

Rosh Chodesh

Thursday November 15th, 2018, 6:30pm
Come celebrate Rosh Chodesh as we welcome in the month of Kislev. Save the date to hear award-winning author Wendy S. Harpham MD,FACP discuss her latest book, Healing Hope- Through and Beyond Cancer at Temple in the Learning Center.
You may pre-order her book though the Traditions Gift Shop. Forms are available in the shop or you can download the form here.
Dr. Harpham will sign your book at the meeting!
RSVP by November 8th to Lonna Rae Silverman at

Color your Sunday with a FUN Little Sis event!

Sunday November 18th, 2018, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Radnitz Social Hall
Little Sister Event Sponsored by Sisterhood

We will be baking “Rainbow” Challah! 
Playing BINGO for prizes! Lunch will be served as well!

We are pleased to be partnering with the Rainbow Roundup for this exciting
event!   All Temple members-  Bring your daughter, granddaughter, niece or special friend.
** Babysitting will be available for ages 12 months to 4 years (with

Please RSVP by November 14th to Michelle Falk at 214-418-7976 or

Gourmet Lunch

Friday December 14th, 2018, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Remington’s Seafood Grill, 4580 Belt Line Rd, Addison
The Gourmet Lunch is a great way to make new friends or catch up with old ones while enjoying a leisurely lunch. Please RSVP by December 10 to Anita or Marsha if you are able to join us. 214-808-0860 214-354-3548. 

Sisterhood/Brotherhood Coffee Break Book Club

Saturday December 15th, 2018, 1:45pm – 2:00pm

By Fire, By Water by Mitchell James Kaplan. It is about Jews and the Spanish Inquisition in the 15th Century.

Laney Arndt will lead the discussion.Our host: Dawn Shogren (near Preston and LBJ). Temple Shalom members only.  Limited space available.

RSVP by December 10th to Ilene Zidow at

Annual Interfaith Luncheon, Hosted by Temple Shalom Sisterhood

Sunday January 13, 2019, 12:30pm – 3:00pm

Radnitz Social Hall

Guest speaker Tania Joya. Learn about Tania’s escape to freedom with her 4 young children and what her passions are today that may be similar to your own.

“Tania Joya had been married to a jihadist from Texas for ten years, but she was tired of living like a nomad and unnerved by his increasingly extreme ideology. When he dragged their family to war-torn Syria, she knew it was time to get out.”

Save these Dates!

Gourmet Lunch: February 8, 2019; April 13, 2019
CHAI Dinner: February 22, 2019