The Sisterhood Scoop – July 24, 2021

Volume 4 Number 27 – July 24, 2021 – 15 Av 5781

Sisterhood’s Book Club News

The next book club meeting will be on Monday, August 23, 7:15-1:45 pm, at the home of Sallie Volotzky. The book will be “Florence Adler Swims Forever” a novel by Rachel Beanland. Winner of the 2020 National Jewish Book Award for Debut Fiction, and set in Atlantic City in 1934, it tells the story of a Jewish family struggling to conceal a tragic secret. Faith Waxman will lead the discussion.

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 terrischnitzer@yahoo.com

Shabbat Nachamu

The Shabbat after the Ninth of Av is called Shabbat Nachamu (“Shabbat of Consolation”), the first of the series of readings known as “The Seven of Consolation” read in the seven weeks from the 9th of Av to Rosh Hashanah.

JFed’s Women’s Philanthropy Annual L’Chaim Event

NHBZ Sisterhood will serve as a Congregational Table Host for the JFed’s Women’s Philanthropy Annual L’Chaim Event on October 27, 5:00-9:00 pm

Watch for details!

We invite you to join us!

For more information: email sisterhood@nhbz.org or contact Fran Alper at 314-993-4024 or fran.alper@outlook.com or Teree Farbstein at 314-753-5035 or tfarbstein2@gmail.com