Sisterhood Latkes

Upcoming Event

Casa Sukkot: Tapas and Sangria in the Sukkah With Sisterhood and Brotherhood

Thursday, Sept. 27

6:00-9:00 p.m. 

Sign up to bring a food item


It's the Fall 2018 Sisterhood and Brotherhood Kickoff! Join us—all are welcome!  Schmooze, snack and enjoy some live music!

Free for Sisterhood and Brotherhood Members and for prospective members who join our membership during the event.  

$10 for attendees who are not Sisterhood/Brotherhood members.

Sisterhood and Brotherhood will provide Sangria, Margaritas, and non-alcoholic drinks.  

We would love for all attendees to participate by bringing a food item. Please SIGN UP HERE to contribute tapas or postres.

Questions?  Contact Heather Toolin at, 512-762-3918, or Susan Laves at


The members of Temple Beth Shalom's Sisterhood are a diverse group who join together for friendship and study, to further the goals of our synagogue, and to reach into the community for tikkun olam - the repair of the world. Sisterhood creates an atmosphere for members to fulfill their potential within a Jewish arena. To learn more please contact Michelle Mellon-Werch or check out the "Who, What, and Why of Sisterhood".

Mission Statement

The mission of Temple Beth Shalom’s Sisterhood is to bring members together to support and benefit the congregation and community by providing opportunities for friendship, service, spiritual growth and learning. Our purpose is to be warm and welcoming as we promote the highest ideals of women in Judaism through religious commitment, education, social action and leadership development. We aspire to achieve this goal by actively and financially supporting our Temple’s Mission, focusing on the next generation and enhancing the Jewish lives of our congregation.

Ready to join Sisterhood? Log in to your Member Portal and locate the form in the right sidebar.

Benefits of Joining Sisterhood

Are you interested in issues affecting women?
Sisterhood sponsors a variety of programs on contemporary issues and the opportunity to join with 75,000 Women of Reform Judaism in taking a stand on issues that affect us as women.

Do you enjoy the opportunity to be with other women? 
Sisterhood's Women's Retreat is THE annual event to get away! It offers lots of opportunities to meet and enjoy the company of a dynamic and supportive group of women from our community. 

Do you enjoy educational and spiritual events?
Sisterhood sponsors a variety of programs, including Challah Baking, Sisterhood Shabbat, Book Club, Maj Jongg night, and much more. 

Do you have a Child in Religious School?
Sisterhood makes yearly donations to the Religious School, and gives each Bar/Bat Mitzvah student a gift. 

Do you just want to find a good book?
Join Sisterhood's book club for a stress-free reading environment.

Support Your Sisterhood

Help Sisterhood meet our goals to provide scholarships and support to the congregation. 

DONATE NOW through our secure online payment form!

Congregation Agudas Achim Sisterhood's gift shop supports Temple Beth Shalom by donating back 10% of any purchases we make! Spread the word!

Why Should You Support Sisterhood?

  • Do you have a child in Religious School?
  • Do you enjoy educational and spiritual events?
  • Are you interested in issues affecting women?
  • Do you enjoy the opportunity to be with other women?
  • Do you just want to find a good book?


Join Sisterhood Now