2024 Events


There's always something going on with Sisterhood! 

Save the date for these upcoming events, and watch your email for additional information. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change.

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It's always a large and lively crowd when Sisterhood gathers to play Mah Jongg! 

All ages and levels of experience are welcome.

March 8

5:45 pm

"Sit with a Sister" at Shabbat Services

Temple Emanuel, 51 Grape St, Denver 80220

Are you attending Friday night services by yourself? Sit with a sister! A member of the Sisterhood board welcomes the chance to sit with you as we welcome the Sabbath together -- for you are never alone in our midst. We'll meet outside the Grape St entrance at 5:45pm before services begin at 6:00; look for someone wearing a Sisterhood nametag.

Cost: Free. No RSVP necessary. 

Questions? Contact Claudia (Ayelet) Trevithick at claudiatrevithick@gmail.com.

March 17

11:00 am

Purim Hamantaschen Sale

Pre-order professionally baked hamantaschen and rugelach through Sisterhood's incredible connections! These baked goods make wonderful treats and gifts during the Purim season. Orders can be picked up in the Temple social hall during the Purim Carnival on Sunday, March 17 (exact pick-up time will be announced as it gets closer). Click here for the order form. Deadline for pre-orders is February 29; limited supplies will be available onsite for purchase.

Questions? Contact Susan Patston at spa7130@aol.com or 303-881-2860.
Volunteers needed! Contact Susan to help with sorting and packaging or to sign up for a sales shift.

Order scrumptious baked goods during Sisterhood's annual Purim Bake Sale. Pre-order by February 29 for pick-up on Sunday, March 17.

March 26

6:30 pm

Self Defense Workshop

"Don't be afraid. Be your own hero." These words will inspire you to join us and learn basic self defense techniques from instructors at Z Ultimate Fitness. You will learn how to break free if someone grabs you, how to defend yourself from attack, and most importantly, how to avoid confrontation altogether.  Wear comfortable clothing for this session, which will be held in the Sisterhood Lounge at Temple Emanuel. 

Cost: $5 for Sisterhood members, $7 for non-members. Click here to register. Registration deadline: March 15.
Questions? Contact Michele Maisel at maiselm35@gmail.com or 847-902-0951

April 5

5:45 pm

"Sit with a Sister" at Shabbat Services

Temple Emanuel, 51 Grape St, Denver 80220

Are you attending Friday night services by yourself? Sit with a sister! A member of the Sisterhood board welcomes the chance to sit with you as we welcome the Sabbath together -- for you are never alone in our midst. We'll meet outside the Grape St entrance at 5:45pm before services begin at 6:00; look for someone wearing a Sisterhood nametag.

Cost: Free. No RSVP necessary. 

Questions? Contact Claudia (Ayelet) Trevithick at claudiatrevithick@gmail.com.

April 9

6:30 pm

"Me Time" Mah Jongg Party

Brookdale University Park, 2020 S Monroe St, Denver 80210

Come for a fun and casual game of Mah Jongg! Bring your 2023 card and your 2024 card if received already. A Slower Pace table will be available. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Your cost of admission is a non-refundable donation; proceeds from this event will benefit the JFS Weinberg Food Pantry.

Cost: $7 for Sisterhood members, $12 for non-members, $7 additional for same-day or walk-in registration. Click here to register

Questions? Contact Judy Rothman at jrothman11@gmail.com.

April 14

1:00 pm

Mitzvah Day at Temple Emanuel

Join us to work together on a mitzvah project as part of Temple's annual community Mitzvah Day effort. Details will be provided as the event gets closer.

Cost: Free. No RSVP necessary.
Questions? Contact Judy Rothman at jrothman11@gmail.com or 303-329-6063.

April 25

6:30 pm

Women's Passover Seder

Why is this night different from all others? Because it's just for smart, passionate women! Celebrate the season and commemorate the historic Exodus from Egypt at a very special Seder for Sisterhood members and friends. We'll be following our own custom Haggadah while drinking wine, enjoying traditional foods, and singing songs together. Tambourine optional!

Cost: $TBD. Click here to register.

During a two-mile guided tour of graffiti murals in the RiNo neighborhood, Sisterhood members took in the beautiful Colorado sunshine while discussing art, history, politics, pop culture, and more.

May 5

3:00 pm

Tour: Coors Brewery

Come learn about a Colorado legend! This 90-minute VIP tour of the Coors facility in Golden will cover the manufacturing and marketing aspects of beer making; the tour begins at 3:00pm and ends in the hospitality lounge, where you can learn about and taste various Coors beers. After the tour, you can choose to join the group for an early dinner at a nearby restaurant. Carpooling from Temple will be available for those who are interested.

Cost: $8 for Sisterhood members, $12 for non-members. Click here to register.
Questions? Contact Robbin Delva at rd4153@msn.com

June 2

1:00 pm

Tour: Babi Yar Memorial Park

Park founders Rabbi Raymond Zwerin, Helen Ginsburg, and Alan Gass will lead us on a very personal tour of this 27-acre memorial to Holocaust survivors and other victims of crimes against humanity. The park is located at 10451 E Yale Ave in east Denver. Please plan to arrive early so the tour can begin promptly at 1:00; we will meet at the park entrance near the parking lot. Bring a water bottle and feel free to also bring a light, portable chair if you have one. Friends and family are welcome; all tour participants must pre-register using the link below.

Cost: Free. Click here to register

Questions? Contact Michelle Zelinger at mzelinger@comcast.net

June 9

1:00 pm

Summertime Tea & Installation of Officers

Enjoy light refreshments and the company of fabulous women in the beautiful courtyard at Temple. This afternoon event will honor all Past Presidents of Sisterhood and also include installation of the 2024-2025 Sisterhood board.

Cost: TBD. Click here to register.

June 20

7:00 pm

Line Dancing & Summer Solstice Celebration

Learn to line dance and celebrate the summer solstice! This beginner-level class will cover a variety of popular line dances at the Denver Turnverein Dance Center in Capitol Hill (1570 N Clarkson St, next to the Fillmore Auditorium). No dance experience necessary, no partner required, and no special clothing needed (just dress comfortably so you can move around the dance floor). Please bring leather-soled shoes to wear after removing your "street shoes" upon arrival.

Cost: $8 for Sisterhood members, $12 for non-members. Click here to register.
Questions? Contact Abby Lee at ald333gv@gmail.com

If you have questions about any event, email Michelle Zelinger and include "Sisterhood Event Question" in the subject of your message.