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Meetings at a Glance
2020 - 2021
January 21, 2021
March 18, 2021
May 13,
2021
June 17,
2021
MID-WINTER CONFERENCE MARCH MEETING 104TH ANNUAL CONVENTION PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION


Meeting Dates and Information

Please look for Virtual Postings from our Organizations

All Federation meetings are open to every member of every constituent organization!

January Mid-Winter Conference (Virtual)
Date: January 21, 2021
Time:9:30 a.m.
Location: Zoom meeting
Topic: After the Inauguration: What Next?
Guest Speaker: Barry Rascovar, Sun Paper Columist
Register by January 18 to annfishkin5@gmail.com
Barry Rascovar, a well-known Sun Paper columnist, speaker, and author of The Great Game of Politics will discuss the direction of our country after the inauguration.

SOCIAL ACTION PROJECT - We are supporting MEALS ON WHEELS OF CENTRAL MARYLAND providing Kosher meals to home bound seniors in need. Please help and make your check payable to: Federation of Jewish Women's Organizations of MD.
Mail check to Linda Roedel, 113 Old House Ct., Baltimore, Maryland 21208.

March Meeting
Date
: March 18, 2021
Time:11:00am
Location: Zoom meeting
Topic: Women's Health Today: Changes and Challenges
Guest Speaker: TBD


Upcoming Events by our Organizations

Please look for our Virtual meetings

ADAT CHAIM SISTERHOOD
February 10th - Scrap Yard - virtual event (more details to follow)
March 10th - Jews in Space virtual event put on by the Jewish Museum of Maryland.
For questions or to rsvp-Contact Cathy Litofsky tat acsisterhood18@gmail.com

BETH EL SISTERHOOD - VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIES
February 1 (Meeting at 11:30 a.m.; Speaker at 12:00 noon) – Melissa Hyatt - Presently, the 14th Baltimore County police chief and the first woman to lead this department. Registration due by Friday, January 22.
See below for registration information

March 1 (Meeting at 11:30 a.m.; Speaker at 12:00 noon) – Abby Stein - American transgender author, activist, blogger, model, speaker, and rabbi. She is the first openly transgender woman raised in a Hasidic community, and is a direct descendant of Hasidic Judaism's founder the Baal Shem Tov. Abby will join us LIVE from New York. Registration due by Friday, February 19.
See below for registration information

May 24 (Meeting at 1:30 p.m.; Speaker at 2:30 p.m.)* – Marin Alsop - American conductor and violinist. She is currently music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and chief conductor of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra. Registration due by Friday, May 14.
See below for registration information

Individual Meeting and Subscription Costs & Registration
(All meetings will be live via Zoom and by invitation only!)
Beth El Sisterhood member $10/individual prog.; $75/subscription
Beth El Congregation member (non-Sisterhood member) $13/individual prog.; $100/subscription
Non-member of Beth El Congregation or Sisterhood $15/individual prog.; $115/subscription
To register for individual programs, please click on one of the following forms:
Individual Program Registration - Pay via Credit Card
Individual Program Registration - Pay via Check (print and send with check)
For more information about individual programs registration, please contact:
Marcia Boonshaft at boonshaftjm@gmail.com or 410-484-3112

To register for a subscription, please click on one of the following forms:
Subscription Registration - Pay via Credit Card
Subscription Registration - Pay via Check (print and send with check)
**Please note, ALL subscriptions must be submitted
by Friday, September 4, 2020
For more information about subscription registration, please contact:
Phyllis Cutler at phylcut@verizon.net or 410-486-3895

BETH ISRAEL SISTERHOOD
Wednesday, February 10. 2021, 7:00 p.m. Zoom meeting. Speaker: Melanie Berdyck, Dietitian, Giant Food, will speak on "Heart Healthy Desserts ". Contact Edie Meyers ediemeyers@hotmail.com 410-998-9553 for Zoom information.

Saturday, February 27, 2021, 9:30 A.M., Sisterhood Shabbat on Zoom. Shelly Hettleman  Md State Senator will be the speaker. Contact Edie Meyers ediemeyers@hotmail.com 410-998-9553 for Zoom information.

CHANA
During the pandemic with many people not leaving home or working from home some CHANA clients are trapped with their abusers. The staff of CHANA is working tirelessly to assist in these difficult circumstances.

You can help CHANA clients by purchasing gift cards for Giant Food and gas and mailing the cards to Lauren Shaivitz, 11708 Greenspring Ave
Lutherville, MD 21093.

If you are cleaning closets you can drop off your unwanted clothing, shoes, linens and stuffed animals (in tied plastic bags, please) - at one of CHANA'S three clothing sheds. Please note that we cannot accept housewares, books, toys, electronics or breakables. THANK YOU!
Drop off boxes are located at Beth Tfiloh Congregation, 3300 Old Court Rd (lot near the main entrance)
Temple Oheb Shalom, 7310 Park Heights Ave (small parking lot to the left of the front entrance)
Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave (lower parking lot)

COVENANT GUILD
Sunday, March 21. 2021 - Mah Jong Tournament. (Place and time TBD)

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Donor - The Suburban Country Club - 11:00AM

HADASSAH OF GREATER BALTIMORE
April 13, 2021 - Virtual Cell-a-Brate Event. 5:00 p.m.

ISRAEL BONDS MARYLAND WOMEN'S DIVISION
Winter 2021 - Development Corporation for Israel / Israel Bonds Maryland Women's Division Annual Game Day is tentatively scheduled as a Virtual Event - More details to follow.

KAPPA GUILD, INC.
February- Virtual meeting and tour of Horizon Day Camp for Children with Cancer. Date TBD

Wednesday, March 1- Virtual Purim Masquerade Party and Scavenger Hunt

June 9, 2021- 50th Anniversary Donor Luncheon at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation

August 11, 2021- Day of Games at Pappas Restaurant in Cockeysville.

WOMEN OF BALTIMORE HEBREW CONGREGATION
"Fill Your Cup" Zoom Programs, every Wednesday from 1:30-2:30pm:
January 27 - Women of Reform Judaism at the United Nations presented by Leslie Brier, WRJ board member and WRJ rep to the UN
February 3 - Cooking
February 10 - Art in Photography presented by Marcia Bornfriend, educator in art and technology
February 17 - Let My Clutter Go presented by Cindy Bernstein, owner of Aim 4 Order
February 24 - TBA

Join on Zoom each week: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88220200615?pwd=MEdibXFKUVdpQ3JNdFo3b0FCSWhTQT09

Monday, March 22, 2021 60th Interfaith Institute "Lens or Blindfold? Religious Faith and the Challenges of Our Time" presented by Rabbi Michael Marmur, Associate Professor of Jewish Theology at Hebrew Union College in Jerusalem, 9:30-12noon on zoom; email Carolcjca@comcast.net for more Information.

THE WOMEN OF HAR SINAI - OHEB SHALOM CONGREGATION
All of these events are via ZOOM. No cost to participants.

Our congregation is changing it's name. so be on the lookout for a new name in the next FLAME.

Our own Judy Handelman will ZOOM a craft project for Chanukah. Each registered person will be responsible for purchasing their own supplies and Judy will demonstrate as we follow along, making a perfect Chanukah gift.

We wish you a healthy, peaceful New Year







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Founded 1916


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