Introducing the Brown Family
Names: Sam, Sharon and recently Andrew (son). Julie (daughter) is married to Chris Howard and lives in New Jersey.
TBD Involvement: Sharon is in charge of the Welcome Bags for new temple members and helps with the Caring Community (meals and delivering bags) and the Social Action Committee. Sam was temple president from 2004-2006 and was editor of the temple bulletin from 1998-2002.
When did you join TBD: 1997
Why did you join TBD: We were looking for a sense of Jewish community and a good religious school when we moved to Cheshire.
Hobbies outside of TBD: Sharon enjoys volunteering at the Cheshire Food Pantry, reading and craft projects. Sam participates in Rotary (he is a Rotarian) and is involved with projects for them.
Favorite Jewish holiday: Hanukkah because every year we had a large family gathering to celebrate it.
Favorite Jewish food: Fresh baked challah
Favorite prayer or melody: Mi Shebeirach
The next time you see the Brown family, be sure to say hello!