Today is October 1, 2020 -

Congregation B'nai Israel

154 Years of Consecrated Service to God, Torah and Israel.

6525 Sylvania Avenue, Sylvania, Ohio 43560
Phone: (419) 517-8400

Women of CBI Book Club

Upcoming meetings and reviews scheduled:
June 23, 2020 at 10:30 am:  The Girl from Berlin, by Ronald Balson (15 copies – Toledo-Lucas County Public Library; 30+ – Search Ohio) Although we are not able to borrow the book from the library at the present time, it is NOT necessary to read the book to enjoy the presentation by Cathy Sperling.
If you are interested in obtaining a copy of the book, please contact Carol Richman or Sharon Stein for resource information (see contact info below).
(This book club discussion will be conducted via Zoom. Those who would like to attend need to RSVP and an email link will be sent before the scheduled meeting time.)


If you are from CBI or another local congregation and would like to join us, please contact Sharon Stein at or Carol Richman at so that we can email you the Zoom link.

August 25, 2020:, by Nathan Englander (6 copies – Toledo-Lucas County Public Library; 70 copies – SearchOhio)
Joint synagogue Book Clubs program: Date to be determined.
Carol Richman and Sharon Stein, Coordinators

The books are available through the Toledo Lucas County Public Library and also through its SearchOhio feature. If anyone needs help requesting books, please let either Carol or Sharon know.