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    July thru December 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.

2014
July

9

“SWEET” Lunch, 12:15pm
All Jewish women 18+ are invited to share a “SWEET” lunch (Sexy Women Eating Elegantly Together) at Trattoria Pina, 5541 N. Swan (near Sunrise). Trattoria Pina has excellent Italian fare with several vegetarian options. Join us to share some laughter, delicious food and good company. “Dutch treat.” RSVP by July 6 to Evelyn.

August 27

“SWEET” Lunch, 12:15pm
All Jewish women 18+ are invited to share a “SWEET” lunch (Sexy Women Eating Elegantly Together) at Pastiche (3025 N. Campbell). Warm and casual, Pastiche offers American cuisine with world influences, and will have a special menu from which we can order. Join us to share some laughter, delicious food and good company! “Dutch treat.” RSVP by August 22 to Evelyn.

October 15 Paid-up Membership “Lunch in the Sukkah,” 12:00pm
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. Guest speaker, Rona Mendel, will present, “Gematria Letters & the Power of Your Name.” Free for paid-up Women’s League members, all Gift Shop volunteers, and female CAI staff. Guests, including spouses, are welcome for $10 per person. If you are not currently a member of Women’s League and wish to become one, you may do so at this event. As a member of Women’s League, meet incredible women, feel good helping others, and have great learning experiences – all while financially supporting the youth of our synagogue. Annual membership dues $36. Reservations for lunch due by Oct. 12 are required for all attendees regardless of membership status. Click here for RSVP form.
November 12 “SWEET” Lunch, 12:15pm
All Jewish 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. Join us to share some laughter, delicious food and good company. “Dutch treat.” RSVP by Nov. 9 to Evelyn.
2015
January
24 Women's League Shabbat
Members of CAI's women's group lead the Shabbat morning service and sponsor the kiddush.
March 15 Brunch & Fashion Show

More classes and events will be added to the 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.