The Announcements are sponsored in honor of Hadassah Cohen and her upcoming bat mitzvah celebration, and by the Sarah Adelman Memorial Fund in honor of Dr. Pelcovitz’s visit.

Young Israel of St. Louis





Friday, March 27th

Candle lighting                                                  7:03pm

Mincha / Ma’ariv                                              7:00pm

Saturday, March 28

Hashkama                                                        7:30am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:00am

Shacharit                                                          9:00am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                    9:58pm

Shiur                                                                5:45pm

Mincha                                                             6:55pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   8:04pm

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00am

Monday & Thursday                                        6:30am

Tuesday, Wed., Friday                                     6:40am


Mincha & Ma’ariv                                            7:05pm

Evening Shema                                                 after 8:04pm


Eruv                                                                 up



Kiddush: sponsored by Isabel & Isaac Boniuk and Phyllis Cohen in honor of Hadassah Cohen’s bat mitzvah

Seudah Shlishit:  sponsors invited.



Yeshiva University

Presents a Community Weekend of Learning


Featuring: Dr. David Pelcovitz

Please see the attached flyer for times and details.



To Hadassah Cohen on her Bat Mitzvah.  Mazel tov to her parents Amy & Joshua Brickel and Matt Cohen. Mazel tov to grandparents Isabel & Isaac Boniuk and Phyllis Cohen.  Welcome to all their guests who have come from Florida, New York, Maryland, Massachusetts, Texas, New Jersey, Ontario, and Israel.


To Rachel & Ari Fredman, Diane Fredman, Bracha Fredman & Yetra Goldberg on the birth of a son/grandson/great grandson. The bris will be iy’H Tuesday in New York.


To Asher Fredman of New York on his engagement to Esther Maharat of Jerusalem.  Asher is the son of Steve and Adina Fredman, and the grandson of Aaron and the late Ruth Fredman and Chai and Rabbi Michael Shmidman of New York.  Esther is the daughter of Sasson and Alemnesh Maharat of Netanya, Israel.  An August wedding in Israel is planned.



·                                                                                                                                             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

·                                                                                                                                             Avial Cohen (Avital Hodayah bat Chava Rivka)



Special Thanks goes to the following committee members who helped planned the Yeshiva University Shabbat of Learning:  Ruth Asher, Barbara Ast, Maurie Axelbaum, Jonathan Douek, Joel Garbow, Faye Newman, Ruth Raskas, Mordechai Simon, Mitch Wolf, and Allison Zaromb.


Thank you to Dr. Katz - A special thank you donation was anonymously made to the shul in honor of Dr. Norman Katz in appreciation for all he does.  Thank you and kol hakavod!!



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



Michael Makovsky’s book signing is April 1st at 7:30pm at the Brodsky Library. Don’t miss him!



Are you missing a black hat, a Purim costume or an item of clothing?  All items are hanging on the coat rack downstairs.  Any unclaimed items will be donated on April 14th.  Also, if you suddenly find yourself to be the new owner of a women’s Gallery Coat in black with hood and brass colored trim, please return it to the office or shul coat rack so the owner can have her coat back!



Sunday, April 6, Epstein Hebrew Academy presents “Our Academy Awards” Annual Banquet and Auction honoring our own Stuart and Betsy Zimbalist. Please contact Bonnie Drazen, 314-994-7856x117 to volunteer or for more information.


FROM KIDS TO KIDS: A Night Of Many Stars

An organization dedicated to tzedakah, envisioned and created by our 5th and 6th grade boys, presents “A Night of Many Stars.” On April 12th, 9:15pm there will be a Voice and Rhythm benefit concert for Darfur.  A medley of Jewish and African music, a cappella and percussion, will be performed at Wydown Middle School, 6500 Wydown, Clayton.  Tickets are $18 for Adults and $12 for children under 12. There will be kosher food for purchase. Solar cookers can also be sponsored.  The evening promises to be an acoustic treat that unites our community musically while benefiting Darfur.  Come to Café Ami-- Our people’s café -- and be a part of Tikkun Olam.  Tickets are on sale through email:  Or call 518-1438 for further information


Ohr Atid Family Walk & BBQ

Join Ohr Atid's Family Walk & BBQ, April 6th, at the JCC Wohl Building Weinberg Biblical Playground, supporting the "Include Me" program, benefiting children with special needs in our community's Jewish Day Schools. Registration is 10:30 am. 1K walk at 11 am. BBQ from 11:30 am to 2 pm. Cost is $5 per plate. There will be prizes and entertainment, and fun for the whole family! Register online at or at the event. For a sponsorship form or for an email letter to send to friends and family, go to Ohr Atid's website, For more information about this event or the "Include Me" program, please call 314-862-3745.


Correction – Please note the correct phone number for Zvi & Angela Tannenbaum is 314-802-7710.



Mishnat Pinchas (parent/child learning) downstairs 5 min after the start of Kiddush.

This week's Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program presents Nechama Leibowitz & Rabanit Kappach.

Derech Eretz Club: Grades 4-7 Saturday 8:30 - 9:30 PM; Grade K-3 Sunday 10:30 - 11:30 AM.

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

TMK-EHA Drama Club will present another wonderful performance this spring "Brothers-in-Arms", written and directed by Uria Teperberg, produced by Suzanne Sundy, on Jun 11th & 12th.

Wednesday:  9:15 AM – Beit Midrash for women with Vardit (Faye Newman's home 7916 Stanford)


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.


The St. Louis Jewish Community Listserv (STLJCL) is an exciting initiative connecting members of the St. Louis Jewish community. To join the Listserv, send an e-mail to at


Women’s Div. Tribute Cards: Tribute cards may be purchased from Matilda Zeffren.


PASSOVER BY DESIGN: RECIPES FOR THE HOLIDAY. Please help support FHA/EHA and order your copies of this dazzling new cookbook.  Your purchase generates 6.00 a book for Epstein Hebrew Academy. Contact Leah Horowitz - or Adi Feen: 314-862-2740.



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 Web-site:

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