From The Sisterhood President


Sisterhood ~ February 2018


Sisterhood’s Annual MLK Tikkun Olam Day was fabulous.  With the assistance of our Adath Emanu-El family we were able to create 18 different projects to benefit numerous local organizations.  Kudos to Caryn Shaw, Karen Federman-Ellner, Sisterhood’s Social Action Committee, Adath’s Social Action Committee, YAC, and the Adath Emanu-El community for a beautiful day of Mitzvah and Bonding.


Friday, February 2 Please join Sisterhood on National Wear Red Day, by wearing red to Friday night service to help raise awareness of women’s heart health. Educational materials will be available at the oneg.


Sisterhood will be sponsoring an All–You–Can–Eat Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Saturday, February 3, in the Adath Emanu-El Social Hall.  All proceeds will help support the Phase 2 Repairs to the Roof.  Please join us for this worthwhile cause.   


Friendship is also brewing as we plan for our SISTERHOOD TEA which will be held on Sunday, February 11 from 2 to 4 pm in the Social Hall.

Hopefully, you have read or started reading our selection for the Sisterhood Book Club, “The Nightingale”, by Kristin Hannah.  The club meet on Thursday, February 22 at 7 pm in the Tapestry Room.


Please join us Saturday, February 24th at the Al-Nasr Mosque, 500 Bridge St., Willingboro from 11 am to 1 pm for a Women’s Interfaith Symposium.  This year’s topic is “Social Injustice – Women’s role in establishing a just society”.


Please join us for a fun-filled evening of laughs and good times.  Sisterhood is sponsoring a Comedy Night, Saturday, March 3 at Adath Emanu-El in the Social Hall. Showtime: 7:30 to 9:00 pm. Doors open at 7 pm. The cost is $20 per ticket in advance, $25 at the door. BYOB and light fare will be served. Must be 21 or older to attend.


Save the Date: Sunday, March 4.  Men’s Club Annual Party Fair AND Traditions Galleria, the Sisterhood Gift Shop, will be holding its March Madness Sale.


Sisterhood Camp Scholarships are now available and due by March 1.


Save the dates:

Tuesday, March 20 ~ The Word Mavens

April13 to 15 ~ Sisterhood Retreat


Sincerely, Diane McKeen

For further information, please contact Diane.


Diane McKeen