Continuing the tradition of Henrietta Szold, who began Hadassah with her own study group, “The Providence Salon” is the name eight - twelve Rhode Island women have given their study group that meets once a month on the third Monday of the month. All interested Hadassah members are welcome to join to explore the topic with the group.
These Hadassah women have studied:
2011-2012 - "Esther ThroughThe Lenses" & Status of Women in Israel
2010-2011 - movies with Jewish and/or Israeli themes
2009-2010 - the text entitled "One Heart, Two Homes: Israel and the Sacred Identity of American Jews" written by Dr. Regina Stein and Rabbi David Nelson
2008-2009 - an eight month curricula on family relationships explored through Torah study, “And You Think Your Family has Problems!"
2007-2008 - “Extraordinary Women leading Jewish Lives.”