Young Israel of St. Louis


6 KISLEV 5774 – 12 KISLEV 5774




Lieutenant Commanders Michelle and Amir Wolfe in honor of all of the veterans of the American Armed Forces.


The Goldmeiers to welcome Rabbi Lubetski &family along with the entire 9th grade from Cooper Yeshiva High School of Memphis.

Friday November 8th

Candle Lighting                                                 4:36 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 4:35 pm

Saturday November 9th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:15 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:11 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                             3:40 pm

Mincha                                                             4:25 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                       4:25 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   5:35 pm


Kiddush: Sponsors invited

Seudah Shlishit: Co-sponsored by Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer and family to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Howard’s grandmother, Amanda Oppenheimer, and by Elliott & Shirley Franklin to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Elliott’s mother, Freda Franklin.

Weekday Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                            6:40 am


Mincha/Maariv                                                 4:35 pm






Yehoshua Sommer                                                                  יהושע בן זהבה

Dr. Lester Zeffren                                                                   יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

Steven Zweig                                                                          שלמה תודרוס בן אסתר רבקה

James Kauders                                                                        Jane יעקב טוביה בן

Joseph Winkleman                                                                  יוסף בן שיינדל

                                                                                                משה בן דאליש רבקה

                                                                                                יהודה ארי בן פרומה

                                                                                                שמואל חיים שמחה בן דברה רייזל

                                                                                                דורון דניאל בן יפה

                                                                                                יואל שמחה בן אליענה רבקה

                                                                        נעמי בת מרים

                                                                                                צביה בת בריינה

                                                                                                רחל לאה בת ייטיל

                                                                                                הילה בת פייגא חנה

                                                                        חיה הדסה זהבה בת לאה רייזא

                                                                                                Jane Carol בתיה בת

Merle Hartstein                                                                      מינה רחל בת שייפא

Rachel Adler                                                                           רחל בת אסתר

Sarah Leah Carman                                                                 שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

Shira Starr                                                                               שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא

Chana Tova Poupko                                                               חנה טובה בת אסתר שושנה


ONEG SHABBAT: for all high school students (grades 9-12) at the Oberlander home, 8347 Cornell, at 8:00 pm.

THANK YOU: Thank you to Mike & Sima Oberlander who are the ushers this week for the youth groups.

WINTER PARENT/CHILD LEARNING: Our Motzei Shabbat parent/child learning for children grades K and up begins this week, November 9th, at 6:15 pm, in the Beit Midrash. Sponsorships of $36 are available. This week’s learning is being sponsored by Mark & Tammy Friedman.

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE WELCOME DINNER: The annual dinner, this year being co-sponsored by Young Israel and Torah MiTzion Kollel, to welcome the new people in our Young Israel community and our new bnot sherut, is being planned for December 6th and is being chaired by Suzanne Sundy. Cost: $18/adult, $8/child (12 and under) with a $72 family max. Please RSVP to Judy in the office. More details to follow.

NEW SPONSORSHIP FOR TORAH LEARNING AVAILABLE: If you would like to sponsor a week of shiurim / classes at Young Israel for $180, please contact the office.


WOMEN’S DIVISION CALENDAR: It’s time for the Women’s Division Calendar.Have a hard time remembering your friends’ birthdays? The women’s division calendar lists Birthdays, Anniversaries and Yahrtzeits. It’s only $3 per listing, or $2 after 25 listings. You should be receiving a letter with all the details. If you put in a list last year, you will receive a copy of the dates with your letter. Please send your list and your check, made payable to Young Israel Women’s Division, to the Shul. If you have any questions call Bryna Kandel 569-5001 or Anita Feigenbaum 256-1434 or email or The deadline is November 25th.

Save December 8TH: for a tour of the Holocaust Museum given by Albert and Eva Derby at 12:45 pm. A flyer will go out next week with all the details. RSVPs are a must. Tour is limited to 20 people. For further information, contact Hessie Needle at 726-4591 or


MTI Melave Malka: November 16th at 8:00 pm at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Larry Brown, 7927 Cornell.

IsRAELI NIGHT – FALAFEL & MORE:Sunday, November 17th, 4 - 8pm, Block Yeshiva Girls’ School, 1146 N. Warson Rd. Eat in or take-out available. $7.50 for Israeli Falafel by Chef Elchanan. Payable by cash or check. Games, Raffles, Prizes & Fun. Questions and RSVPs (

cake decorating demonstration: with Gitti Allman of on, Sunday, December 8th, from 7 – 9 pm at the home of Bonnie & Marshall Friedman, 10123 Winding Ridge Road. Reservations are required as space is limited. To RSVP or for more information, contact Aviva Adler at 314-862-5602 or Sponsored by Yeshivat Kadimah High School. $36 per person - $100 sponsorships available.

MABELS LABELS IS BACK!: To order personalized labels please go to A portion of your purchase will be donated to FHA.

Community News

AISH Chanukah Jewelry Sale & Party: Sunday, Nov 10th, 1 - 4 pm at Sage Chic Jewelry Designs. You'll have a variety of jewelry items to choose from, including neckpieces, chains, earrings, bracelets, cuffs and rings. BONUS: Get a bit of Torah wisdom while you shop! Join Rabbi Shmuel Greenwald at 2:30 for a talk on "True Beauty". Please RSVP by contacting Claire at 314-862-AISH (2474) or The Sage Chic Showroom is located in the Westport area off Lackland Rd. at 2058 Concourse Dr., St. Louis, MO 63146.

Last Call: for dinner reservations for the upcoming Gala this Sunday evening installing Rabbi Tendler as Rav of U. City Shul and honoring Charlie and Naomi Ruth Deutsch. Please specify rib eye, salmon, or vegetable wellington. $118 per person. A very limited number of seats remain. Call 314 863-7485 or email to ensure your place at what promises to be a wonderful evening.

MOTHER-DAUGHTER PRE-CHANUKAH EVENT: Community event on Motzei Shabbat, November 23rd, 7:00 – 8:45 pm at the U City Shul. Enjoy a delectable buffet, master the art of fondant cookie decorating with Sabrina Gornish, and hear an all new women’s choir. Admission is $7/person. RSVP to Shoshana Kowalsky at:, Rivka Goldenhersh at:, or Vicki Isakow at: The event is sponsored by St Louis Kollel, FHA, Torah Prep and U City Shul.

TOMCHEI SHABBOS CHANUKAH FOOD DROP-OFF: Please help fill our shelves for Chanukah! Drop off date will be Sunday, Nov. 24.  Details will follow!!

TOMCHEI SHABBOS COOKBOOK:A new project by Tomchei Shabbos – The Tomchei Shabbos cookbook. Help us name our new cookbook.  The name should reflect the values and core beliefs of Tomchei Shabbos. E-mail your suggestions to  The deadline for suggestions is December 1st. If your cookbook name is chosen you will receive a free cookbook.  Look for details on recipe categories and recipe submission information shortly. If you would like to help on the cookbook, please call Bryna Kandel at 569-5001 or send email address listed above.

The St. Louis Wedding Dresses G’mach is in need of a new home:The G’mach has been housed in the home of Faye and Earl Newman for several years, and now needs to relocate. The G’mach serves the entire community by providing bridal gowns, mother-of-the-bride/groom gowns, bridesmaids gowns, and flower girl dresses free of charge. This is a wonderful resource for our community. Please contact Phyllis Shapiro at314-724-4876 or if you would like to discuss housing the G’mach.

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Meets at the home of Bobbi Gibli, 2 Delcrest Court, #204, Sundays @ 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call 504-5593. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is 995-7119.


·                                                                                                                                             Latte and Learning – Wednesday night at Starbucks on Hanley and Wydown, 7:30 pm.


Mishnat Pinchas V’Sarah: 5 minutes after Kiddush.

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

Bnei Akiva: Bnei Akiva begins the same time as Mincha.

Meals: To arrange to host the Bnot Sherut for a Shabbat lunch, please contact Debby Schuman at 727-3123.

Bnei Akiva Regional Shabbaton: for all 9th graders, in Chicago on November 23rd. Contact Moriya for details.


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

Tues, Wed, Thurs 11 AM – 4 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)