Women’s League/Sisterhood

Women's League

Women's League is an inter-generational organization where members can meet some incredible
ladies, feel good about helping others, and have great learning and social opportunities -
all while financially supporting the youth of our synagogue and perpetuating Conservative Judaism.
We encourage a sense of belonging and offer a variety of programs. New synagogue members are
entitled to a one year free membership; otherwise, annual membership is $36. Apply now!
For more information about CAI's Women's League/Sisterhood, please contact Evelyn Sigafus.

Paid members enjoy:

  • Making friends and socializing with other women
  • Delicious lunches with entertaining speakers
  • Thought-provoking Torah study and other enjoyable and educational classes
  • “Read It & Meet” Book Discussions
  • Charity knitting
  • Delicious and informative cooking classes
  • Relaxing/invigorating chair yoga
  • Performing mitzvot through social action activities
  • 10% Discount in the Judaica Gift Shop
  • Raising money for the Preschool/Kindergarten, Religious School and USY
  • E-blasts

Ongoing: Women’s Study Group   January thru June 2014

Ongoing: “Gentle Yoga Plus” – Wednesdays, 9:30–10:30am
Instructor Lois Graham focuses on increased balance, strength and flexibility in a supportive group setting. Meditation and deep relaxation at end of each class leaves participants with positive healing energy and uplifted spirits. Dress comfortably. For more information, contact Rayna.



Paid-up Membership “Chai” Tea, 1:00pm
All current members of Women’s League, those considering membership, and friends and family are invited to thank our many wonderful Gift Shop volunteers and the women of CAI’s administrative staff. Free for paid-up Women’s League members, all Gift Shop volunteers, and female CAI staff.
Click here for more information and RSVP form.

December 11

"Lunch & Lecture," 12:00pm
Guest speaker, Ken Miller, will present “Biblical Period Coins of the Second Temple: If These Coins Could Talk.” Includes delicious catered lunch. All are welcome; bring your friends and family. Women's League & Men's Club members $10; guests $12. Reservations needed by Dec. 8. Click here for more information and RSVP form.

January 2014 25 Members of CAI's women's group lead the Shabbat morning service and sponsor the kiddush.
February 26 “SWEET” Lunch, 12:00pm
All women 18+ are invited to share a “SWEET” lunch (Sexy Women Eating Elegantly Together) at Feast, 3719 E. Speedway, a relaxed bistro with eclectic cuisine. Enjoy fabulous food and each other’s company. “Dutch” treat. Reservations a must by Feb. 21. RSVP to Evelyn.
Hard copy.
March 24


Basket Weaving Class 9:30am-1:00pm
Join us to learn how to make a small basket using native Palo Verde needles with local artist Wendy Ruda at her home studio (660 S. Freeman). All materials provided. $5 per person with paid reservations (cash or check only) by Mar. 21. Contact Evelyn

April 1

“SWEET” Lunch, 12Noon
It’s no April Fool’s joke! We want you to join us… All women 18+ are invited to share a “SWEET” lunch (Sexy Women Eating Elegantly Together) at Trattoria Pina, 5541 N. Swan (near Sunrise). Join us to share some laughter, delicious food and good company with other “ladies who lunch.” “Dutch treat.” Trattoria Pina has excellent Italian fare with several vegetarian options. RSVP by Mar. 28 to Evelyn.

More classes and events will be added to the 2013-14 calendar as they become available. For more information, contact Evelyn Sigafus.

The Women's League Judaica Gift Shop, located within the administrative wing of CAI, is well-known for its wide array of Judaica, both traditional and whimsical. A wonderful selection of cards, gifts, ritual items, invitations, books, games and jewelry is available for all occasions. All proceeds from Gift Shop sales enables Women's League to support our preschool/kindergarten, religious school, USY, college outreach, and other youth activities.