Young Israel of St. Louis


PARSHAT NOACH                                       SHABBAT ROSH CHODESH


Friday, October 28th 

Candle Lighting                                                                    5:48 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    5:50 pm

Saturday, October 29th

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Boaz Shachak                                    8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     10:04 am

Bnei Akiva                                                                            4:35 pm

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                                                 4:35 pm

Mincha                                                                                  5:35 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       6:46 pm

Kiddush: Sponsors invited

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday,                                                                                 8:00 am

Monday, Thursday,                                                            6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                                           6:40 am


Mincha/Maariv                                                                    5:45 pm







8:45 am - TMK Tanach for Teens - Rabbi Assi Gastfraind

9:00 am - Tanach: Kings & Prophets - Dr. Mitch Wolf

8:45 am - Shiur for grades 6-8 - Rabbi M. Rovinsky


9:15 am - Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman

12:45 pm - TMK Women’s Beith Midrash (@ Newman’s) – Yael Shachak

7:30 pm - Talmud (Rosh Hashanah) - Rabbi Shulman

8:00 pm - Beit Midrash (TMK & St. Louis Kollel)


11:30 am - Parsha (Women) - Rabbis Shulman/Mintz

8:15 pm - Talmud (Sotah) (Men) - Rabbi Rosenbloom


12:00 pm - Sifrei Halacha - Dr. Joe Feder

8:00 pm - Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman


7:15 pm - Parsha - Dr. Dov Zeffren

After Maariv - Talmud (Brachot) - Dr. Norman Katz

8:30 pm – Mishmar - TMK


8:15 am - Parsha –Rabbi Boaz Shachak

5 min into Kiddush - Mishnat Pinchas Parent/Child Learning

Pre-Mincha - Parsha / Topical - Rabbi Shulman

Between Mincha & Maariv -- Girls grades 8-12, Rabbi Rovinsky


ברכה חיה בתיה בת אלטא נחמה

מלכה גיטל בת עדינה

יהודית דבורה נעכא אסתר בת שרה

שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

רות בת שרה

יהודית בת בריינא

שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא

קפירה חוהיהודית בת קיילה

גיטל יהודית בת הינדה

בריינא זיסל ברכה בת מינקה

מרים זעלדא בת חנה

שיינדל בת גיטל

דבורה פריווא בת אסתר בילה

חיה הדסה זהבה בת לאה רויזע

יהודית בת לאה

מרים אורית בת דבורה

בתיה רחל בת חי צביה

גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

רפאל דוד בן ברכה

ראובן בן טובה חיה

זאבאליעזר בן חיה שיינדל

אלכסנדר בן שרה רבקה

יהושע בן זהבה

יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

דוד הלל בן יוכבד

יעקב דוד רפאל בן חנה מינדל

תנחום טוביה בן פייגעל

יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

הלל יצחק בן לאה נעמי

אריאל יונתן בן בלומה

נח בן אסתר רייזל


Mazal Tov to Jackie & Alan Gerson on the Bar Mitzvah of their grandson, Shmuel Kaplan, son of Elana & Jonathan Kaplan of Teaneck, NJ.


Our condolences to Danny and Eliana Riemer, Murray & Eva Gail Bresler, Riki & Chai Shai, Michal & Alex, Yechiel, and Sidney & Rita Bresler on the loss of their wife, mother, daughter, sister, and granddaughter, Meira Riemer. Contributions made in memory of Meira can be sent to: Midwest NCSY, Bonei Olam, or The Barbara Mendelson Tomchei Shabbos. The office will have the addresses next week.

May the family be comforted amongst the mourners of Zion & Jerusalem.


ADDITION TO MONDAY NIGHT BEIT MIDRASH: We now have learning on Monday nights for the teens of our community. Classes are for both boys and girls, and will be taught by Rabbi Gershie and Tzippy Meisel, respectively.

WINTER PARENT/CHILD LEARNING: Our Motzei Shabbat parent/child learning for children grades K-5 will resume November 12th and each session will begin 1 hour after Shabbat ends. Sponsorships of $36 are available.


THANK YOU: Thank you to Glenna Gelfand & Allen Dryer who are the ushers for the youth groups.

NEW MEMBER DINNER: Join us for Shabbat Dinner on Friday, November 18th, to welcome our new members to Young Israel and to our community. Mincha/Maariv is at 4:30 pm and the dinner will begin approximately 5:30 pm. Costs: $17/adult, $8/child (12 and under) with a $60 family max. Please RSVP to Judy in the office at or 314-727-1880 by Friday, November 11th.

RABBI FRANK & ADELE HOFFMAN SHABBAT CHINUCH: Shabbat Chinuch will be Shabbat Chaya Sarah, November 19th , for children in kindergarten and 1st grade. We ask that each family send in a photo of your child/grandchild via email to Sara Greene at The photos will be used to decorate the social hall. Sponsorships for the kiddush are available and welcomed. We have lists from EHA, Torah Prep, RJA, and Solomon Schechter. Please let the office know if you have a child or grandchild in another school, so that he/she can be included.

SAVE THE DATE: St Louis Torah MiTzion Kollel will be hosting the North America TMK Shabbaton, December 2nd – 3rd. The entire community is invited to join the Torah MiTzion Kollel on Saturday night, December 3rd for our Gala Fundraising Dinner which will be held at the Clayton Commons.


TOMCHEI SHABBOS: Unfortunately, the need for Tomchei Shabbos has grown and the supply is low. We need to make an ongoing commitment to drop off food on a regular basis. When you "buy one get one free", why not donate the extra one to Tomchei Shabbos? There is a box downstairs outside the office for any cans or dry goods that you can donate.

KOSHER ON A BUDGET: The Friends of the Hebrew Academy is hosting Mara Strom of Kansas City, author of the blog, on Sunday, October 30th, 7:30 pm, at the Epstein Hebrew Academy, 1138 N Warson Rd. $5 suggested donation. Come and learn her money saving techniques.

THE ST LOUIS WEDDING DRESS GMACH: The St. Louis Wedding Dress Gmach has a wide selection of beautiful bridal gowns, as well as mother-of-the-bride/groom dresses. All dresses are suitable for Orthodox weddings. We also have some lovely matching flower girl dresses, and some tuxedos for little boys. The Gmach is here to serve the community - all dresses are loaned free of charge. For an appointment or to donate dresses, please contact Faye Newman (862-7537) or Phyllis Shapiro (725-4876).

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: At the home of Bobbi Gibli, 2 Delcrest Court, #204, Sundays @ 9:15 am. If you cannot participate in person, call 504-5593. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is 995-7119.


There will be a Jr Oneg Shabbat on Friday night, November 11th. Time and location TBA.


Opening Event: Sunday, October 30th, 4:00-6:00 pm, at Bais Abraham Synagogue, 6910 Delmar Blvd. Cost is

$5/child. For more information contact: Yael Shachak @ 420-3696 or


·                                                                                                                                             TMK MOVIE: Saturday night November 5th, 8 pm at the home of Izzy & Joe Yazdi, 716 Brittany Lane, the Torah MiTzion Film Club will be screening Inbar Namdar's award winning 32 minute film, "A Shabbos Mother" in Hebrew with English subtitles. Boaz Shachak, the editor of this film and a graduate of the Ma'aleh Film School will give insight into the editing process.

Mishnat Pinchas: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash for Women: Mondays this year at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford at 12:45 pm.

Beit Midrash Learning: Mondays at Young Israel 8 - 9:30pm

Mishmar learning: Thursdays at Young Israel at 8:30 pm.

Bnei Akiva: For children in grades 2-8, at the same time as the Rabbi's pre-mincha shiur. For more info, contact Yaara at 570-3052 or Efrat at 825-9836.

Ruth Fredman Mother and Daughter Bat Mitzvah Progam: Will begin October 30th at Young Israel, 6:45-8:15 pm. Contact Suzanne Sundy for more info and to register at 727-6083.

If you would like to host the bnot sherut for a meal, please contact Ruthie Asher at


Shul Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM.

Deadline for announcements:  Noon on Thursday

Deadline for Mazal Tovs 10 AM on Friday

Rabbi Shulman’s personal contact info:, 314-725-6130 (home study)

314-313-3120 (cell)

Young Israel Web-site:

To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, for $36, email Judy ( or call (314-727-1880)