Young Israel in honor of Ezra & Shoshana Hurwitz & family -- L’hitraot as you make Aliyah!
And thank you for all your contributions to our shul and our community.
Young Israel of St. Louis
SATURDAY, JUNE 14TH - FRIDAY, JUNE 20TH, 2008 – SHABBAT BEHAALOTCHA
Friday, June 6
Candle lighting 8:09 pm
Mincha / Ma’ariv 7:00 pm
Saturday, June 7
Hashkama 7:30 am
Chumash Shiur 8:00 am
Shacharit 9:00 am
Sof Zman Kri’at Shema 9:19 am
Shiur* 6.45 pm
Mincha 8:00 pm
Shabbat Ends 9:09 pm
*Guest Shiur: Rabbi Simcha Weinberg
Sunday 8:00 am
Monday, Thursday 6:30 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 6:40 am
Mincha & Ma’ariv 8:10 pm
Kiddush:sponsored by Drs. Stan and Leila Biel in honor of Yoni's Bar Mitzvah.
Seudah Shlishit: sponsored by Mr. Abe Redlich in honor of Yoni's Bar Mitzvah.
Mazel tov to Drs. Stan and Leila Biel upon their son Yoni's Bar Mitzvah and to grandfather, Abe Redlich. The Biel's welcome out-of-town guests: Mr. Meyer Abarbanel (Belvidere, IL), Mr. Eliot Abarbanel and Brian (Chicago), Dr. Lawrence Biel & family (Minneapolis), Drs. Merrill Biel and Leslie Hahn (St. Paul, MN), Mr. and Mrs. Ron Gurvitz (Indianapolis), Dr. Dina Ingberman (Chicago), Mrs. Greta Rafsky (Boston), Dr. Philip Redlich & family (Milwaukee), Mr. and Mrs. David & Caren Redlich & family (Monsey, NY), Mrs. Frances Stewart & family (Oklahoma City), Dr. and Mrs. Martin Swartz (Silver Spring, MD), Rabbi Simcha Weinberg (New York), and all their friends from St. Louis and Chesterfield.
· Gershon Yitzchak ben Matil Tziril
· Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha)
· Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya)
· Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel)
· Malka bat Chaya
· Erna Waltuch (Esther bas Rachel Leah)
KIDNAPPED CHAYALEI ZAHAL
Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev).
THANK YOU! Clare says “thank you!” to everyone who attended the Open House for her, and everyone who contributed to her memory book. She will treasure it always.
THANK YOU! The Shul would like to thank all those who taught all of the classes Shavuot night: Rabbi Shulman, Rabbi Munk, Rabbi Rosenbloom, Uria Teperberg, Rabbi Goldson, Rabbi Nitsun, Rabbi Yablock, Rabbi Rovinsky, Zippi Shulman, Rena Garbow, & Tova Esrig
STONE DEDICATION - there will be a stone dedication for Radine Feldman on June 15th at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery, Olive & Hanley, at 1:30pm .
SHUL ANNUAL MEETING – JUNE 22
Please mark your calendars. The Shul’s Annual meeting will take place, iy”H, on Sunday, June 22, 10:00 am, in the Sanctuary. Exciting announcements and plans for the coming year will be shared. We look forward to an informative and fun meeting. Be there!!
Kohelet: Please note that the Rabbi’s Kohelet class on Monday night comes to a close this week with a double-header review. This class will run from 7:00-8:00pm, break for Mincha and Ma’ariv, and continue from 8:45-9:45pm.
Talmud: The Rabbi’s Wednesday evening Talmud class will go on hiatus starting this week (due to the lecture by Jonathan Rosenblum) and will resume at the end of the summer the summer. Details to follow.
HONORING LESTER & MATILDA ZEFFREN JUNE 15TH.
On Sunday the St. Louis Society of Jewish Medical Ethics is honoring our own Lester & Matilda Zeffren, who are establishing a special chair for Jewish medical ethics at Missouri Baptist Hospital. Rabbi Bienenfeld is the guest speaker. Please help support this important event, and contact the St. Louis Kollel for further details.
MERLE & MEIRA: VAAD DINNER –JUNE 22
Don’t forget to make your reservation for the Vaad dinner honoring our own Merle Hartstein and Meira Reimer. Mazel Tov to you both on this deserved honor!
TRIBUTE TO THE TEPERBERGS JUNE 29TH
Dairy Dessert Reception! Sunday, June 29 at 7:30. Farewell Tribute to our Israeli Shlichim, Uria and Vardit Teperberg, to be held at St. Louis Hillel, at Washington University, 6300 Forsyth Blvd.
JONATHAN ROSENBLUM speaking at YI
Noted Jerusalem Post columnist and author, Jonathan Rosenblum, will speak at a community-wide event at Young Israel, Wednesday, June 18th at 8:00pm. His topic will be “Israel at 60: Threats from Without and Within”.
Talk on Zephania by Visiting Tanach Scholar
On Wednesday evening, June 18, 2008, at 7:00 p.m., Prof. Lawrence Zalcman, visiting Tanach scholar from Jerusalem, will talk on "A Closer Reading of Zephania 2:4." Prof. Zalcman (Department of Mathematics at Bar Ilan University) grew up in Kansas City and made aliyah about 25 years ago. He has published numerous articles in Biblical journals with "chidushim," innovative readings of difficult passages, primarily in the Prophets. At the home of Betsy and Stuart Zimbalist, 8124 Amherst. BYOT (Bring Your Own Tanach).
Lost & Found: There are a set of car keys (GM), a key with SIU printed on it, and 2 pair of reading glasses in the office.
Great Big Derech Eretz Sunday Club Final Event. Join us for a surprise trip on a bus to a secret location on Sunday, June 15th at 10:00 – 12:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. Please meet at Young Israel parking lot. The cost will be $5 per child. For more information please call Eliana or Shani at 570-3052. The Sherut Leumi Program is supported in part by the Jewish Federation of St. Louis
Mishnat Pinchas (parent/child learning) downstairs 5 min after the start of Kiddush.
Please get your ads and tributes in for the Teperberg Commemorative Book to Rachel Shapiro (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Uria invites everyone to join his weekly shiur on the parsha. 8:00 am at Young Israel.
Wednesday, 9:15 AM – Beit Midrash for women by Vardit at Faye Newman's home 7916 Stanford.
Women's Tehillim Group: Meets at Fiona Kark’s home on 926 Jeanerette from 9:15-10am. 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) To sign up for the Listserve, e-mail STLJCLemail@example.com.
Shabbos in a Box: Nusach H’Ari is again having their “Shabbos in a Box” on July 4th. It’s dinner for 4 - for $39.00. Extra sides are available. Order must be placed by June 30th. Call Sandie for details and to place orders at 314-991-2100 ext 2.
SHUL OFFICE & CONTACT INFO
Shul Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM.
Deadline for announcements: Noon on Thursday & for Mazel Tovs 10 AM on Friday
Rabbi Shulman’s email is firstname.lastname@example.org. Rabbi Shulman can also be reached at his home study during hours when the office is closed, at 725-6130.
Young Israel Web-site: www.youngisrael-stl.org
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