The Women's Association of Congregation B'nai Jeshurun will lead the Erev Shabbat service Friday, June 11th at 5:30 pm. The liturgy will be one that they have designed and includes the writings of members, with the theme Yad B'Yad, Hand in Hand. Outgoing Co-Presidents Robin Buchalter & Brett Lev Seaman will speak, as will the incoming Co- Presidents.

Karen Horowitz and Susie Polow will be installed as Co-Presidents of the Women's Association for 2010-2011 by Rabbi Matthew D. Gewirtz. Heidi Axelrod, Dori Ellsworth, Larisa Posner, Stephanie Kresch, and Shelly Grossman will be installed as Vice Presidents.

The Women's Association is comprised of women of all ages & stages of life interested in programs to enhance Judaic experience and enable members to do mitzvot. The varied interests of members are reflected in the diversity of programs created and in the scope of causes supported. The range of activities includes Shabbat presents for new members, to holiday goodie bags for children, and support for the Rachel Coalition a local resource for victims of domestic violence.

For more information about the Women's Association and other programs of Temple B'nai Jeshurun, contact Executive Director Alice Lutwak at 973 379 1555 or