Tag: Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood

SLJC Sisterhood Donates to Toys from the Heart

Esther Spear Every year, the Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood collects donations to give holiday gifts to kindergarteners at a local school in Chandler. This year, 70 students and three teachers at Frye Elementary School will receive gift cards instead of toys, due to the pandemic restrictions. On Jan. 21, 2021, the Sun Lakes Jewish…

SLJC Sisterhood Un-Card Party

Esther Spear Due to COVID-19 and our desire for all of our wonderful supporters to remain safe, Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation (SLJC) Sisterhood will not hold our annual Card Party in 2021. However, the charities, agencies, and organizations, that we help through our fundraising need our assistance now more than ever. To that end, we…

Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood

Esther Spear, Publicity The Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood has many exciting programs planned. Our next meeting will be on Dec. 17, at 1 p.m., via Zoom. For many years, we have had group visits to the Phoenix Art Museum. Since we can’t go to the museum, we will have a representative of the Phoenix…

Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood

Esther Spear The Sisterhood Board of Directors had a virtual meeting recently to plan for many interesting activities in the fall. Our annual membership luncheon is tentatively scheduled for Oct. 15. We will combine the event with a baby shower for the Maternity Outreach for Moms Program. Veterans First has partnered with the Phoenix VA…

Sisterhood Card Party Is Coming to Oakwood

Esther Spear It’s time to register for the annual Card Party on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at 10 a.m., sponsored by the Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood. This fun-filled event raises funds for local charities. Gather your friends to play mahjongg, canasta, bridge, Scrabble, or another game, or we will place you with others who…

SLJC Sisterhood Annual Card Party Coming Soon

Esther Spear The Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood is excited to announce that their annual Card Party for local charities will take place on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at the Oakwood Country Club. The activities start at 10 a.m. and continue all day with game playing such as mahjongg, bridge, c anasta, Scrabble, and Rummikub.…

Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood meeting notice

Esther Spear The Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood will meet on Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Chapel House at 1 p.m. The entertaining speaker will be Eleanor Gobrect, a retired university professor, traveler, and musician. She will share her stories of her travels with humor and wisdom. Mark your calendars for our annual Card Party supporting…

Sisterhood luncheon May 16

Esther Spear Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood will have their Annual Paid-up Membership Luncheon on Thursday, May 16, at 11:30 a.m. at Singing Pandas Asian Restaurant in Chandler. We will enjoy a delicious buffet lunch and a live musical show. While there is no charge for members, a refundable deposit is required when you make…

SLJC Sisterhood holds annual card party

Esther Spear The Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood held their annual card party fundraiser for local charities on February 11 at the Oakwood Country Club. Almost 200 women gathered to play games such as Mah Jong, Bridge and Canasta. There was a delicious buffet lunch, a bake sale, extraordinary gift baskets and gift certificates from…

April Sisterhood meeting notice

Esther Spear On April 18, the speaker at the Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood meeting will be Gabe Forsberg, one of the organizers of Stand Down for Women Veterans. She will talk about the organization’s events and how Sisterhood’s annual donation from Card Party helps homeless and at-risk Arizona women veterans. The meeting will take…