Isaiah Women 2017 Calendar Of Events


Friday, February 17, 10:30 a.m.

Join the LUNCH BUNCH at Hugo’s Restaurant
8401 Santa Monica Blvd.,
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Parking on site & in public parking structure across the street.

RSVP to Ginny Solomon at iginski@yahoo.com


Tuesday, March 14, 11:00 a.m.

Descanso Gardens Tulip Tour
Tour these beautiful flowering gardens and have lunch at the restaurant on site, Descanso Cafe. Those who wish to carpool - meet at 10:00 a.m. at Rancho Park (Motor Ave. lot, near baseball field restrooms).
$9.00 general admission / $6.00 for seniors
RSVP to Sari Spiro at spirojjs@gmail.com

Tuesday, March 21, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

College Seminar Night - Temple Library
Learn some of the ins and outs of what colleges are looking for when applying.  Teens encouraged to attend.
$5.00 donation to IW Social Action
RSVP to Ginny Solomon at iginski@yahoo.com


Sunday, April 2, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Women’s Seder - Temple Social Hall
Bring your daughters, female family or friends to this special women’s Seder, led by one of our clergy.
Social Action Project - please bring new or gently worn clothing and shoes for women and children.

No charge for members / $18.00 for guests
Please RSVP to Ellen Canter at ellenjcanter@aol.com

Tuesday, April 4, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Lilith Salon - at the home of Loretta Siciliano
Please RSVP to Elaine Diamond at ediamond27@hotmail.com

Monday, April 24, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Speaker Jan Berlin Burns - Home of Bobbie Allen (address provided upon RSVP)
The Summer of 1940 ~ through the eyes of three young Jewish girls from Warsaw, Antwerp and Los Angeles
In observance of Holocaust Memorial Day, Jan Berlfein Burns, genealogist, writer, and photographer, brings together her interests to explore the lives of three young Jewish girls from distant cities, across continents, as they were caught in a moment of history. Ms. Burns’ most recent book March of the Living ~ Our Stories, a collection of stories from twelve Holocaust survivors, will be available for sale following the program. Men invited.

$5.00 donation to IW Social Action.
RSVP to Bobbie Allen at bobbie@bobbieallendesigns.com


Sunday, May 7, 1:15 to 5:30 p.m.

Spring Mah Jongg Tournament - Temple Social Hall
Three rounds of Mah Jongg, light lunch, raffle prizes and Split-the-Pot.
$30.00 for IW members, $35.00 for non-members
RSVP to Suzanne Solig at slsolig@gmail.com

Thursday, May 18 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Rosh Hodesh Dinner - Enjoy dinner and stimulating conversation with Rabbi Dara at the home of Simonne Yaroslow. Address provided upon RSVP.
$5.00 donation to IW Social Action
RSVP to Simonne at syaroslow@gmail.com

Isaiah Women’s Book Group

February 21, 1:00 p.m.

IW book group will be discussing Old Heart, by Peter Ferry at the home of Ginny Solomon.
RSVP to ginny at iginski@yahoo.com

March 21, 1:00 p.m.

IW book group will be discussing A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding, by Jackie Copleton, at the home of Tina Feiger.
RSVP to Tina at tinafeiger@hotmail.com

April 18, 1:00 p.m.

IW book group will be discussing Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi at the home of Sandy Milden.
RSVP to Sandy at sandymilden@gmail.com

May 16, 1:00 p.m.

Poet Carol V. Davis will lead our book group at this special event.  Davis weaves together observations of life in contemporary Russia, history, folktales, and the natural world.  Her work explores the estrangement of life in a foreign country as well as the heritage of her grandparents, Jewish immigrants from Russia.  Davis is an author of poetry collections and a winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize for her work.
$5.00 donation to her honorarium will be appreciated. 
RSVP to Tina at tinafeiger@hotmail.com


Isaiah Women Board
Meets every first Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m
at the homes of various board members. 
If you are interested in attending a meeting, contact Suzanne Solig: slsolig@gmail.com

Isaiah Women Book Group
Meets every third Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.   
For more information about the book group, contact Iris Chayet: irisee@sbcglobal.net

Isaiah Women Lilith Salon
Meets quarterly
For more information, contact Elaine Diamond: ediamond27@hotmail.com

Isaiah Women Lunch Bunch
Meets monthly
at various restaurants and cafes for a meal and conversation.
For more information and to suggest new venues, contact Laurie Gantz: lbgantz@sbcglobal.net