Interest Groups & Activities



Significant Jewish Books Club

SJBC welcomes new readers and suggestions for books to read at any time. Some of our past reads were Anita Diamant’s The Boston Girl and The Golem and the Jinni by Helen WeckerWe meet approximately once every six weeks, usually on a Tuesday night at 6:00 pm. Currently meetings are held on Zoom. For more information contact Faith at or Jennifer at




Mah Jongg

Come join us on Wednesdays from 1:30 pm to 5pm for some riveting mah jongg! You don’t have to be a Chinese man or a Jewish woman to play!  Join us to play or just to observe and learn. We play a no-betting, non-cutthroat game. We usually have pretty good snacks too! For more information contact Susan at  



 Jewish Meditation Group 

The Jewish Meditation Group meets from 6-7 PM on Tuesday evenings. Meetings are currently on Zoom, but may meet at the shul during warmer weather. The group features a combination of local lay leadership and some experienced teachers as a guest leaders. The format generally includes a welcome, leader’s introduction, a period for guided meditation, some silent meditation, and a time for sharing and discussion afterward.

If you want more information or are interested in joining the group, please contact Laura Berkowitz at