Judy Haber in honor of her grandson, Jake’s third birthday this Shabbat


Young Israel of St. Louis


Friday, October 10th

Candle lighting                                                  6:12 pm

Mincha /Maariv                                                6:10 pm

Saturday, October 11th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur (Chaim Possick)                       8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:57 am

Mincha                                                             6:00 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   7:10 pm

Kiddush: Sponsor needed

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsor needed

Eruv:   IS UP


Kiddush 1st Day Sukkot: Sponsored by Stuart & Betsy Zimbalist in honor of their grandson, Aleck becoming a bar mitzvah.

Kiddush 2nd Day Sukkot: Sponsored by Joel & Debbie Garbow in honor of having their parents and children in town for the Chag.


This Week’s Schedule

Sunday, October 12th

Shacharit                                                          8:00 am

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:10 pm


Monday, October 13th – Erev Sukkot

Shacharit                                                          6:30 am & 8:00 am



Monday, October 13th

Candle lighting                                                  6:07 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:05 pm

Tuesday, October 14th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          8:45 am

**Special Shiur - Moshe Hus                           5:05 pm


Tuesday, October 14th

Candle lighting                                                  No earlier than       7:06 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:05 pm

Wednesday, October 15th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          8.45 am

“Open Sukkah” At the Shulmans                       4:00 pm

Mincha                                                             6:05 pm

Yom Tov ends                                                  7:04 pm




Thursday, Friday, October 16th & 17th

Shacharit                                                          6:15 am & 8:00 am

Mincha/Maariv (Thursday)                                6:05 pm




Mazel Tov: to Larry & Roberta Gornish on the recent birth of a grand-daughter. Mazel tov to the parents, David & Audrey Gornish., and to Uncle Max.


·                                                                                                                                             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)

·                                                                                                                                             Yehuda Weiman (Yehuda Le’eb ben Chava Rochel)

·                                                                                                                                             Alan Green(Avraham Menachem Mendel ben Tzivya


·                                                                                                                                 Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit


LULOV & ETROG: Pick up time for your Lulov & Etrog will be on Sunday, October 12th from 4:30pm until 10:00pm. If you have any problems picking up your order, please call Michael Zeffren at 753-0056 ASAP and we will try to accommodate you.

OPEN SUKKAH AT THE SHULMANS – The entire congregation is invited to an “Open Sukkah” at the home of Rabbi & Baila Shulman, 8055 Amherst Ave., on the second day of Yom Tov (Wednesday) from 4:00-6:00pm.


SPONSORS: We need sponsors for the candy apples for Simchat Torah. Please contact Judy in the office if you are interested.

ADELE AND FRANK HOFFMAN SHABBAT CHINUCH: Shabbat Bereshit, October 25th. We are asking all of our parents to submit the names of their Kindergarten and 1st graders to the office so the appropriate number of books can be purchased. We are also looking for sponsors for the kiddush, and help to shop for it, decorate the hall, and set up the kiddush on Shabbat.


SUKKOT ON THE FARM: Chabad is sponsoring a fun evening at Stacy Park on Thursday, October 16th, 4-6pm, RAIN OR SHINE. There will be food, music, hay rides, a petting zoo, and other activities for our children. Admission is free. Dinner is $6.00.

NCSY SIMCHAT HACHAG: to be the home of Erich & Bonnie Drazen, 8135 Amherst, on Tuesday night, October 14th, the Second night of Yom Tov, at 9:30pm

SOCCER GAME & SUKKAH BBQ: Oct. 18th 8pm, Heman Park field (@ Vernon and Midland). Cheer as the Block boys' soccer team play their dads, grads, and rabbis ("the Flamin' Zekanim")! Calling all parents of alumni- is your son or son-in-law going to be in town for Sukkot? Invite them to play Great BBQ to follow the game at the Nusach Ari Sukkah! Contact 569-0073 for questions and see flyer at RSVPs appreciated for BBQ!! Tickets available from BYHS boys, the school, or at the game.

NCSY SIMCHAT BEIT HASHOEVA: At Rabbi Mike’s, 8001 Gannon, October 19th, featuring: Avi’s famous BBQ, music, inflatables and a dunking booth. JR NCSY’s will be 3:30pm-5:30pm, and will be combined with a Camp Nageela Midwest Reunion. Come and enter the drawing for an iTouch. If 40 JR NCSYers come – we dunk Rabbi Mike. SR NCSY’s will be 5:30-7:30pm. And again if 40 SR NCSYers come – we dunk Rabbi Mike.

FOOD DRIVE - The Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry is conducting its annual food drive. Please deposit the bags in the box that is downstairs in the Shul near the office. Please participate. IT’S ENDING SOON!

YU RECEPTION: Parentsare invitedto learn about Yeshiva University and meet Eli Hagler, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions, at a reception at Block Yeshiva High School, 1146 N Warson Rd, Thursday, November 6th at 7:30pm

TRIVIA NIGHT: The 2nd Annual Ohr Atid Trivia Night will be Sunday November 16th, at the Clayton Commons, #1 Mark Twain Circle, Doors open at 6:45pm and the game begins at 7:15pm. Put together a table or come alone. See flyer in lobby.

TOIVELING: The Girls School of BYHS is having a Chesed fundraiser. They will toivel your dishes for you for just $18 per trip. Please contact Sheera Hirschhorn, Gabi Mankowitz, or Leah Wachsstock.

RAFFLE: The Boy’s Senior Class of ’09 of BYHS is having a raffle to raise money for their class senior trip. The grand prize is $300. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact any BYHS senior boy, or call 314-657-5632.

SUSHI NIGHT: The BYHS Boy’s Senior Class is also sponsoring a take-out Sushi night on October 19th (Sunday Chol HaMoed Sukkot) at Young Israel. Order forms are available at the Shul and can be dropped off at 4 locations. Orders must be in by Thursday, Oct 16th.  Pick up time will be from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm on the 19th.

WOMEN'S TEHILLIM GROUP: Will meet at Bobbi Gibli’s home on Delcrest Court-Bldg #2, Apt #204, Sundays at 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 504-5593. 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


Mishnat Pinchas, the TMK parent/child learning begins 5 minutes after the start of Kiddush downstairs in Young Israel.

Rabbi Chaim Possick presents the Parshat HaShavua shiur 8 AM at Young Israel this Shabbat morning.

The Beit Midrash for Women taught by Merav Possick is at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford, Wednesdays at 9:00 am.

To schedule a meal with Avigayil and Chen, please call Ruthie Koshner 727-6317

The Fifth Annual Ongoing Israeli Sukkah will begin Tuesday, October 14 – the 1st Day of Sukkot. See the flyer in the lobby for full details of the week.



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

Young Israel Web-site:

To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, email Judy ( or call the Shul office (727-1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36.