2016 Album- Rocking the Boat

Friday, Nov 4,

Opening Luncheon
Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky, was speaker for our opening luncheon
Rabbi Nadia spoke on Human Trafficing. Download Rabbi Siritsky’s talk

and share with your Sisterhoods and temple.

Very clever decorations– Noah’s Arks


Shabbat Dinner, Awards, and Shabbat Service and Oneg at The Temple

Full details of the Awards can be found at wrjcentral.org/wp-content/documents/Awards2016.pdf

    District Emerging Leadership Award
    singermanSuzanne Singerman, Temple Women’s Association, Temple-Tifereth Israel, Beachwood, OH


Deborah Award Winners: Beth Lande, Kandy Rawl, Patty Rehfus, Suzanne Voos, Chris Craig, Lisa Bass, Deborah Seders, Debbie Masters, Jennifer Kornblum, Bernice Friedman, Judy Wayne, Nathalie Conrad, Virginia Sukenik, Allison Schneider, Phyllis Berlas, Delores Goldfinger, Cindy Bolokofsky, Jerri Mobley

Innovative Program Award Winners: Temple Women’s Association, Tifereth Israel, Beachwood, OH; Temple Israel Sisterhood, Bloomfield, OH; Temple Beth Shalom Sisterhood, Carmel, IN; Congregation Beth Shalom Sisterhood, Carmel, IN; Temple Kol Ami Sisterhood, West Bloomfield, MI; Congregation Shir Tikvah, Troy, MI; Temple Shalom, Louisville, KY; Congregation Shaarey Zedek Sisterhood, E.Lansing, MI; The Valley Temple Sisterhood, Cincinnati, OH; Women of Temple Beth El, Bloomfield Hills, MI; Women of Fairmount Temple, Beachwood, OH; Temple Israel, Columbus, OH

More details in the Awards Program

Hospitality Suite

Saturday, Nov 5,

Services at Temple Shalom

Kiddush Lunch at Temple Shalom
Keynote Speaker– Tori Murden McClure
President of Spaulding University Louisville and the first woman and American to row across the Atlantic Ocean solo. Her memoir of the experience is “A Pearl in the Storm”.


And then off to our big event at the Ali Center

YES Fund Auction- items donated by our Sisterhoods

Dinner, Installation and Entertainment

Entertainer, Commedian, Composer Jonathan Wolff (Seinfeld Music composer)

Return to Hotel and Hospitality Suite

Sunday, Nov 6,

Walking the Bridge to Indiana!

Closing Plenary, Brunch and Sisterhood Circle

The big reveal: The 2018 WRJ Central District Convention will be Nov 8-11, 2018 in Beachwood, OH