Sisterhood Scoop – October 23, 2021

Volume 4 Number 41 – October 23, 2021 – 17 Cheshvan 5782

Sisterhood’s Book Club News

NHBZ Sisterhood wishes you and your family a healthy, happy, and sweet New Year!

Mark your calendars now for these upcoming Book Club discussions dates:

  • October 25 “The Third Daughter” by Talia Carner – discussion led by Ilene Brooks Scharnhorst
  • December 27 “The Ghost of Hannah Mendes” by Naomi Ragen

For more information or to RSVP call Terri Schnitzer at 314-518-4107 or email

Thank you to all who contributed to Sisterhood’s New Year Greeting campaign for 5782 in support of our Passport to Israel Program.

“Just as you are obligated to speak when your words will be heeded, you must remain silent when you know your words will be ignored..” 

– Yevamot 65b 

St. Louis Jewish Federation – Women’s Philanthropy presents: 

L’Chaim! Make a Fresh Start 

A virtual evening of celebration, community, and giving, on October 27, 5:00-9:00 pm featuring Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin, founders of The Home Edit …

who will share how Jewish values have shaped them into powerful female entrepreneurs with an inspirational Instagram account, celebrity clients, and a hit Netflix series.

NHBZ Sisterhood will serve as a Congregational Table Host for the Event.

Tickets: $18, includes a L’Chaim! Treat and a chance to win a gift package from The Home Edit Collection. Register online by October 20 at 

We invite you to join us!

For more information: email or contact Fran Alper at 314-993-4024 or or Teree Farbstein at 314-753-5035 or