Shalom and Welcome!
Beth Israel Sisterhood, an arm of Beth Israel, The Jewish Congregation of Sun City Center, welcomes Jewish women in the congregation and community at large.
Sisterhood’s purpose is to strengthen Jewish consciousness by cultivating social interaction, encouraging social services, offering religious education, supporting activities that benefit the Congregation and promoting closer fellowship among its members.
Why Join us?
Sisterhood welcomes your wisdom, your friendship, and your love for Judaism. Use your time with Sisterhood to delight in your Jewish heritage, connect with women you already know and make new friends. Annual dues $18.00 for members of Beth Israel, $54.00 for non-members.
Sisterhood women support the Beth Israel Congregation and each other with a variety of spiritual, education and social activities:
Ø Scheduled monthly meetings and events
(Click here for Calendar)
Ø Coordination of weekly Oneg Shabbat after Friday evening services
Ø Sponsorship of annual Sisterhood Shabbat services
Ø Operation of the Judaica Shop located in the Synagogue lobby
Ø Contributions to Beth Israel operational expenses
Ø Hand-on help and fund to augment special Temple projects
Ø Bimah flowers for holidays
Ø Oversee Beth Israel’s library (Click here for Library)
Sisterhood Board of Directors 2019-2020
President Barbara Grossman
V.P. Membership Nina Malinak
V.P. Programming Sharon Privitera
Recording Secretary Judy Marlene Speigel
Corresponding Secretary Nancy Binder
Treasurer Diane Posner
Member-at-Large Barbara Nova
Publicity Marion Sharkey
Onegs Lyn Safian
Past President Sandra Hurwitz
Judaica Shop Joy Rosen, Addie Unterlack
Barbara Grossman, President
Tuesday, February 4th, our Sisterhood meeting will feature Cheri Schumacher, Volunteer Board member of C.A.R.E., the no-kill animal shelter in Ruskin.
Refreshments will be provided.
There is no charge for this meeting. R.S.V.P. to Bonnie Sobel at 813-812-6952 or Ronni Neckes at 813-922-6822.
Friday, February 7th, is Sisterhood Shabbat. A special service has been planned with a group of our members involved. Please plan to join us.
Sisterhood has planned a day trip to the Royal Tea Room in Tampa for Wednesday, February 19th at 11:00 am for tea, sandwiches, dessert, and shopping in the unique Gift Shop. Join us for a fun afternoon. Carpools will be arranged. The cost is $30, which includes tax and gratuity. Reservations are limited. Checks need to be written to Beth Israel Sisterhood and sent to Marion Sharkey, 320 Cedar Falls Drive, Apollo Beach, FL 33572 by February 5th.
Please remember the Gift Shop has wonderful Judaica for sale.
The Nearly New Shop still needs volunteers. For more information, please see Barbara Nova
Together We Serve