Sisters in the Hood



IMG_4385“Sisters in the ‘Hood” is the women’s auxiliary arm of Temple Beth Sholom.  We have a modern, revitalized vision of what each woman can offer to temple life.  As a dynamic, engaging group of women, we bring many important and meaningful interests to the fore.  We gather together to host a variety of different monthly events, from Rosh Chodesh to challah baking, to diverse Jewish learning experiences.  We proudly fall under the larger national organization of Women of Reform Judaism.

Our Temple Beth Sholom Sisterhood, re-energized as Sisters in the ‘Hood, has been lending a helping hand, like many synagogue sisterhoods across the country, for years. We are behind-the-scenes partners with Temple Beth Sholom, as we continue to support….

The Gift Shop  |  Holy Grounds Cafe |  B’nei Mitzvah Gifts  |  Consecration Dinner for the children  |  Pre-school Family Chanukah Gifts  |  College Student Holiday Baskets  |  Holidays Gifts for Staff  |  MAZON Feeding the Homeless Project  |  Foundation School scholarships |  Guest Speakers  |  Special Onegs  |  Contributions to TBS Fundraisers

Upcoming Events


Shabbat 101

11:00 am |  Friday, January 19, 2018 @ TBS Kitchen/Social Hall
$36 sisterhood members $54 non-sisterhood members (Space Is Limited)

We are very excited to offer a “Shabbat 101” class for all beginners! Our esteemed chef, Michelle Green, and members of our clergy will teach us the art of “feeding our bodies and souls”, from preparing a scrumptious Shabbat dinner to leading the table blessings.

How to Get Your Home to Look Like a Professional Organizer Lives There: Organizing for Passover and Beyond

7:00 pm | Wednesday, March 14 @TBS

Does the clutter in your home overwhelm you? Are your closets scary? Does the idea of clearing out the chametz make you want to run the other way? Join Sarah Giller Nelson, Temple member and owner of “Less is More Organizing Services, Inc.”, as she reveals her secrets to getting your home organized for Passover and beyond.  During the program, you will learn easy tips for organizing your kitchen, closet, and other hot spots; and receive motivation, sympathy, and encouragement to finally “let go” of the clutter. Come armed with your toughest organizing dilemmas – Sarah’s talk concludes with an “Ask the Organizer” session.

Bio: Since founding Less is More Organizing Services in 2010, professional organizer Sarah Giller Nelson has shown hundreds of families how less clutter, stress, and discord will lead to more time, balance, and happiness. Her expertise has led to TV, radio, and press interviews in local and national publications. Most recently, Sarah was selected as one of Miami’s top closet organizers by The Container Store and  by Modern Luxury Miami magazine.