Come check out these hot summer events!


Saturday, September 10th 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Come visit our booth at open house and learn about all our activities and how you can get involved.
BREAK-THE-FAST Saturday, September 30th
We will be serving another delicious meal prepared by Ina Jacobs Catering, our Kitchen Klub and Sisterhood. The meal will start immediately after Ma’ariv service and include an assortment of salads, kugels, baked goods and so much more.
$15 per adult, $10 per child (6-13), Age 5 and under free. $50 max per family.
RSVP and payment must be made by September 20th.
Online reservations and credit card payment can be made here.
Reservations can be made by calling the CBS Office at 654-4462 and sending a check made payable to “CBS Sisterhood.”Kindly note in the memo section,  “Break the Fast” and indicate the number of adults/children attending.

Payment must be received at the synagogue office by September 20th.

For anyone with dietary restrictions (ie gluten- free, sugar- free, dairy- free), please indicate.
For anyone needing special financial consideration, please contact Elaine Schmerling 302-475-3708
If you have any questions, please contact us at:

Sunday, October 8th, 10 a.m.

November 2017
5th – Membership Event / Tea and Unique Fashion Show, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
We are seeking congregants and teens to model your own clothes.
          Contact Beth Ledger at or 302-416-2262 to sign up to be a model!
February 2018
3rd – Sisterhood Shabbat
More details to follow

Friends are welcome to attend all events!

Come Join Your Sisters!

Congregation Beth Shalom Sisterhood offers opportunities throughout the year to socialize, volunteer, learn and enjoy the company of all of the other fabulous women as well as the entire synagogue!


Sisterhood Memberships:

Find the one that is right for you, and join us!

Attention Post-Bat Mitzvah Young Women…
The CBS Sisterhood is now gifting our post-Bat Mitzvah young women a FREE Sisterhood membership until they graduate high school!

Please email Elaine Schmerling at and identify yourselves with your name, email and date of graduation so that we may provide you with this very special gift! In addition, please include in that email any special talents or interests.


Looking to become a Contributory or Basic Member?

Click here to make a payment with a credit / debit card.

You may also send a check to the synagogue made out to the CBS Sisterhood.

Our membership year runs from September through September.

New CBS women members are also eligible for a first-year-free membership.

Sisterhood Contact Information

Elaine Schmerling

Laurie Hazen

Meet the Rest of Our Board

VP, Programming & Education – Lisa Kletter/Beth Ledger
VP, Membership – Judi Feinson/Jean Winnick
VP, Religious Life – Jessica Imber
VP, Communications – Kara Haines
Website Manager – Kate Nolt
Treasurer – Jane Joseph
Recording Secretary – Linda Saccamondo
Members-At-Large – Frances Ratner, Judith Zucker, Debbie Grossman
Past President:  Jodie Pezzner