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Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, Feb 15th   

Candle lighting............5:21 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sunday 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............5:20 PM                        Mon. & Thurs.    6:30 AM

                                                                        Tues., Weds. & Friday    6:40 AM

Saturday, Feb 16th                                           Mincha & Maariv during week  5:25 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema               9:34 AM

Chumash Shiur...........................................8:00 AM

Shacharit.................9:00 AM                           The up!

Shiur .................4:15 PM                               

Mincha..............5:15 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............6:20 PMEvening Shema......   after 6:22 PM


Kiddush: sponsors invited.


Seudah Shlishit:  Co-sponsored by Dr. Robert & Barbara Strashun in loving memory of the yahrzeits of

Barbara's father, William Rothman, and brother, Stewart Rothman; and by Debbie & Joel Garbow in commemoration of the first yahrzeit of Debbie’s father, Dan Bauer.


Pre-Mincha ShiurThe Paradox of the Pirates of Penzance:  Issues of a Jewish Leap Year.





MAZEL TOV – to Esther Miller on the birth of her first great, great grandchild, Rebecca Ariella, the daughter of Yehuda and Chana Adlerstein of Los Angeles. Mazel tov to first time grandparents, Mayer & Esther Klein.

CONDOLENCESto Bobby Medow on the loss of his beloved father, Harold Medow. Bobby will be sitting shiva at his home, 8318 Cornell Ave., through Monday morning.  There will be a shiva minyan at the Medow home on Sunday evening at 5:15 PM and in the mornings – 8:00 AM on Sunday and 7 AM on Monday. May G-d comfort Bobby and his family amongst the mourners of Zion & Jerusalem.

To Shiffy Landa, wife of  Rabbi Yosef Landa and a long standing teacher at the Epstein Hebrew Academy, on the loss of her beloved father. She is sitting shiva in Cincinnati until Monday morning and can be reached at 314-724-5891.



The Rabbi’s regular scheduled classes are back in full swing.  Feel free to join any time.

·                                                                                                                                            Monday 8:10pmKohelet

·                                                                                                                                            Tuesday 8:45amJoshua (@ EHA)

·                                                                                                                                            Wednesday 8:00pmTalmud Rosh Hashanah

For a full list of classes, please see the attached class list.


·                                                                                                                                 Dr. Hillel Nachum Goldstein (ben Batya Eta)

·                                                                                                                                 Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha)

·                                                                                                                                 Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya)

·                                                                                                                                 Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel)

·                                                                                                                                 Malka bas Chaya

·                                                                                                                                 Panina Medow Licht (Panina bas Rochel Ettel).


Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)



Rebbetzin Esther Shkop, Ph.D.  Dean, Anne Blitstein Institute, Chicago, IL, will speak at the home of Faye and Earl Newman, Tuesday, March 4, 8:15 p.m.;

Women's Shiur: "Megillat Esther Unmasked"


TMK News



Wednesday:  9:15 AM – Weekly Beit Midrash for women given by Vardit Teperberg at the home of Faye Newman 7916 Stanford.

Mishnat Pinchas, the Torah MiTzion parent/child learning begins 5 min after the start of Kiddush, downstairs in Young Israel.

This week's Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program of Torah MiTzion (Sunday 7 - 8:30 PM) will present Bruria (Feb 17).

Derech Eretz Sunday Club this Week!

Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday (2/17): at Young Israel Synagogue (8101 Delmar Blvd): Grade K-3, 9:30 - 10:30 AM; Grade 4-7, 10:30 - 11:30 AM.

NEXT WEEK (2/24) THE Derech Eretz Club WILL CHANGE ITS SCHEDULE AT YOUNG ISRAEL SYNAGOGUE: Grade 5-7 Saturday night, 7:30 - 8:30 PM; Grade K-4, Sunday morning, 10:30 - 11:30 AM.

(The Sherut Leumi Program is supported in part by the Jewish Federation of St. Louis).

Parashat HaShavua: Uria invites everyone to join his weekly shiur on the parsha. 8:00 am at Young Israel.

Yachad 60: Torah MiTzion is creating the first ever joint educational program for the Jewish day schools on Yom Haatzmaut (May 8, 2008) at the JCC.

Save the Dates:  Camp Derech Eretz, our acclaimed summer camp, will be held July 28 - August 15.  Details to follow.

TMK-EHA Drama Club will present another wonderful performance this spring "Brothers-in-Arms", written and directed by Uria Teperberg, produced by Suzanne Sundy.  Details to follow.

Please Visit Torah MiTzion at


Women's Tehillim Group:

Meets at Fiona Kark’s home on 926 Jeanerette from 9:15-10 am.  If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 863-2829.  The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119.


Wedding Dresses G’mach – Dresses for the bride, mother of the bride/groom, and bridesmaids.  Serving the entire community. Please call Faye Newman, 862-7537 or Phyllis Shapiro, 725-4876 for an appointment.  Please let us know if you have dresses to donate or are willing to loan.


Please join the St. Louis Jewish Community Listserv (STLJCL), an exciting new initiative connecting members of the St. Louis Jewish community.  Community listservs have changed the face of Jewish communities worldwide and we're thrilled to offer this service to our community. To join, e-mail us at  For more information, please see the flyer posted on the Shul's bulletin board in the front hallway, and/or speak to Barbara Ast, Jill M. Mogil, Debby Schuman, or Faye Newman.




Shul Office Hours:  Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.


Deadline for announcements:  Noon on Thursday & for Mazel Tovs 10 AM on Friday


Rabbi Shulman’s email is


Rabbi Shulman can also be reached at his home study during hours when the office is closed, at 725-6130.


Young Israel website:

If you are interested in sponsoring a weekly Shul Announcement, please email Clare (yi‑ or call the Shul office (727‑1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36.  Thank you