Sisterhood Scoop – October 2, 2021

Upcoming Sisterhood events, book club information and much more.

Volume 4 Number 38 – October 2, 2021 – 26 Tishrei 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.

Sisterhoods “Welcome Back” Open House in the Sukkah!

Sisterhood’s ‘Welcome Back’ 
Open House in the 

Many thanks to Rabbi Smason, Rabbi & Mrs. Okin, and all those who attended Sisterhood’s first event of 5782!

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. You can register online at by October 20, 2021. 

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