Convention Day-by-Day

Sunday, July 23

9:30 AMRegistration opens
9:30 AMJudaica/Crafts Fair opens
12:30 PMSisterhood Presidents Meet & Greet
First Time Delegates Meet & Greet
Meetings for Region Presidents, Treasurers and Torah Fund Vice Presidents
2:00 PMCONVENTION OPENING PLENUM – Elections, State of the League, Tribute to Past Women’s League Presidents
4:30 PMMinchah
Communications One on One  (by appointment)
6: 15 PMINSTALLATION of the 2017-2020 Officers and Board of Directors
7:30 PMDINNER
9:00 PMRegion Parties  

Outgoing President Carol Simon with incoming President Margie Miller

Monday, July 24

7:00 AMTEFILLOT and study with Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson
8:30 AMBREAKFAST
Canadian Caucus
10:00 AMBIG BOLD STEPS – Looking forward to the next 100 years of Women’s League
12:30 PMTORAH FUND LUNCHEON – MaTovu:  How Good it is to Celebrate 75 years
2:45 PMALL  SISTERHOOD ALL THE TIME Part I
Workshops: Sisterhood/Synagogue Relations, Creating a Caring Community, Creating new models for Sisterhoods, Membership, Communication-Innovative Marketing Tools, Programming, Judaica Shop
Sisterhood Presidents
Region Torah Fund Vice Presidents
Region Presidents
Study with Scholar in Residence Pamela Nadell
 4:00 PMALL  SISTERHOOD ALL THE TIME Part II
Workshops: Fundraising, Conflict Resolution, Creating a Caring Community, 15 Minute Programming, Membership, Communications-Using Social Media, Finance, Creating a Healing Service
Sisterhood Presidents
Torah Fund for Sisterhoods
Region Presidents
Study with Scholar-in-Residence Pamela Nadell
5:15 PMMinchah
Communications One on One  (by appointment)
Creative Judaic Arts Open Studio
5:45 PMMeet JTS Chancellor Dr. Arnold Eisen and Ziegler Dean Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson
6:30 PMDINNER
8:00 PMWOMEN IN CONTEMPORARY JEWISH HISTORY
100 Years of Women’s League
Tribute to Dr. Anne Lapidus Lerner
10:00 PMReunions

Tuesday,  JULY 25

7:00 AMTEFILLOT and study with Chancellor Arnold Eisen
8:30 AMBreakfast
9:30 AMALL ME ALL THE TIME Part I – Handcrafts studio, Care-giving panel, Exercise class, Putting your Heart into Mindfulness: Approaching Your Health Holistically, Women’s Spirituality, Books and Authors, Program: Whine v Wine
Sisterhood Presidents
Region Presidents
Study with Scholar-in-Residence Pamela Nadell
10:45 AMALL ME ALL THE TIME Part II – Repeat of Part I 
NoonJEWELS IN THE CROWN LUNCHEON
1:45 PMBOLD OUTLOOK ON NORTH AMERICAN-ISRAEL POLICY
3:30 PMBOOK FAIR
5:00 PMMinchah
Communications One on One  (by appointment)
Creative Judaic Arts Open Studio
Consultants Meeting
5:30 PMSIYYUM after completing the study of Eikhah
6:00 PMDINNER
8:00 PMHISTORY HOP – In celebration of the Women’s League centennial, a romp through 100 years of women’s history. Pick your favorite decade and dress the part!   

Wednesday, July 26

7:30 AMTEFILLOT and study
9:15 AMBreakfast
10:15 AMBOLD OUTLOOK ON SOCIAL ACTION
Action for Women’s Health
Rally for Women’s Health
12:15-1:15 PM 2017-2020 Board of Directors Meeting