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SisterhoodatTBE logosis·ter·hood (Noun)
1. The feeling of kinship with and closeness to a group of women. 

[email protected] brings together the women of our community through fun social gatherings and stimulating Jewish themed programs.  Events are planned by committee members and are led by our magnificent clergy and staff as well as congregants and speakers with expertise in various fields. 

[email protected]  is open to all congregants who identify as women.

We have an amazing year of events lined up and wanted to give you a taste of what's to come.

Upcoming Events

Monday Mah Jongg March Madness
Four Mondays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27
7:00-9:00 pm at TBE

Get your game on! Calling all beginners who want to learn, and advanced players who want to teach. BYOS (Bring your own set and 2016 Mah Jongg card if you have them). Refreshments will be served.

Each week we’ll gain more knowledge and skill with the hopes that some of us will form new groups to continue playing together. Sign up coming soon!


Wine, Cheese and Chocolate
Thursday, March 23, 7:00 pm (New Date)

Join us for a delightful evening of sipping and tasting. What could be better than that? 

Led by Wasik's Cheese Shop of Wellesley. $25 per person





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Learn about Rabbi Regina Jonas, the First Ordained Woman Rabbi
Wednesday, April 26, 7:00-9:00 pm
 (Shmooze starting at 6:30 pm)

Who was Rabbi Regina Jonas? How did she become the first ordained woman rabbi? Why was her story lost for 70 years following her death during the Holocaust?

In honor of Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), come join Rabbi Rachel Saphire as we explore the life and work of Rabbi Regina Jonas. Who was she? How did she become the first ordained woman rabbi? Why was her story lost for 70 years following her death during the Holocaust? In this interactive program we will learn from Rabbi Jonas's work and honor her memory.








Want to connect with a bunch of great women and help out on the [email protected] committee? We would love your input and enthusiasm and there's not a lot of heavy lifting! Contact Laura Efron [email protected] or Wendy Traynor [email protected], co-chairs, for more information. 

A Smattering of Previous Sisterhood Events
  •  Healthy Eating, Healthy Living
  • Tu Bishvat Seders
  • Annual Potluck Dinners
  • Wine and Cheese Tasting
  • Summer Outdoor Social Gatherings
  • Paleo Passover Cooking
  • Springtime Nature Walk on the Wellesley Paths
  • Paint Night at the Paint Bar
  • Lifecoaching
  • Finding "New" or "More" Meaning in Shabbat
  • Happiness, From the Inside Out
Sisterhood Summer Soiree, July 2016


Sisterhood at TBE Shabbat Service and Dinner Out
January 22, 2016

Sisterhood enjoyed Shabbat services at TBE last Friday and then gathered at The Local in Wellesley for dinner and conversation.  Great to meet some new people and reconnect with friends.  Lots of laughter and good cheer had by all.  Look for another Service and dinner night out in the Spring!




Paleo Passover Cooking Event with Jen Lawrence
March 11, 2015

TBE members enjoy a cooking lesson in the TBE Community Kitchen.







The Paint Bar
February 26, 2015

Deb Baron, Lori Bass, Marisa Gandler, Stephanie Bloch, and Stefanie Albertson are just a few of the women who enjoyed a great night out!









Note: If you are making a donation to TBE for a Yahrzeit or other occasion, please consider the [email protected] fund, which helps to defray the cost of our events.    

Not on our email list yet? Want to help plan an event or ensure that you know about upcoming events?  Send your email address to one of our co-chairs.

[email protected] Committee Members:

Wendy Traynor, [email protected], Co-chair
Laura Efron, [email protected], Co-chair

Julie Cyker Stephanie Kasok Susan Karon
Rebecca Scott Jacqui Weiner Ava Harder
Lauren Brooks