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From Tichels to Sheitels: The History of Jewish Women’s Hair Coverings

October 21, 8:00 pm

Did Your Bubbie Cover Her Hair?
Wednesday, October 21 – 8:00 pm
 
Please join Sisterhood as we explore the evolving tradition of Jewish women’s hair coverings with Rabbi Marianne Novak.
 
From Biblical to medieval to modern times, married women within the Jewish tradition have covered their hair in various ways.  How much of the tradition reflects Jewish Law/Halakha, cultural norms, and personal experiences?
 
This event is free, sponsorship is optional.
Sponsorship Levels:
Lace Doily $10; Hat $18; Tichel/Mitpachat $25; Sheitel $36
Those who wish to help cover the cost of this event can send a check (made payable to NSS Beth El Sisterhood) attn: Karen Weiss, 1175 Sheridan Rd. Highland Park, IL 60035. 

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Date:
October 21
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035 United States
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