Melrose B'nai Israel Emanu-El

The Little Shul with the Big Heart

8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027
Phone: 215-635-1505 | Email:


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Sylvia C. Cohen Book Club

Looking for a Good Read?
Consider the Sylvia C. Cohen Book Club, Sponsored by the MBIEE Sisterhood 

Schedule for 2018-2019 – All meetings are at 2:00pm in the Board Room

Monday, October 22 – Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk

Monday, December 10 – The Hours Count by Jillian Cantor: A spellbinding historical novel about a woman who befriends Julius and Ethel Rosenberg and is drawn into the world of espionage 

Monday, March 25, 2019 – The Tatooist of Auschwitz: A Novel by Heather Morris – an illuminating tale of hope and courage based on interviews conducted with Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist, Ludwig (Lale) Sokolov – a love story in the midst of atrocity

Sunday, May 19, 2019 – Book Club Brunch – Details to be announced

More Information: Contact Sandy Pinsly at





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