Announcement Sponsors


Charles & Lorraine Landy in memory of the yahrzeit of Charles’ beloved mother, Phillis Landy.

Jimmy & Elana Fendelman & family in recognition of Roz Hirschhorn, who was recently honored with the Grinspoon Steinhardt Award for excellence in teaching, and in deep appreciation to the entire Young Israel Community for your warm welcome.

Barbara Ast, for our shul’s energetic and talented cooking crew:  Rose Ann Ariel, Rita Bresler, Jackie Gerson, Bonnie Goldmeier, Judy Hellman, Sharon Pollack, Avigayil Raul, Debby Schuman, Chana Ugent and Sara Widlansky.

Young Israel of St. Louis





Friday, Nov. 30th

Candle lighting............4:23 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sun.     8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............4:20 PM                        Mon. & Thurs.6:30 AM

                                                                        Tues., Wed. & Fri        .           6:40 AM

Saturday, Dec. 1st                                             Mincha & Maariv during week  4:20 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema         9:25 AM

Chumash Shiur.............8:00 AM                     

Shacharit........ ........9:00 AM                           The Eruv is.......   UP!!

Shiur..................3:30 PM                               

Mincha..............4:15 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............5:22 PMEvening Shema......                   after 5:24 PM


Kiddush: Sponsored by the Frank & Adele Hoffman Memorial Fund in honor of Shabbos Chinuch and by the Shul in honor of Roz Hirschhorn upon receiving the Grinspoon Steinhardt Award for excellence in teaching.


Seudah Shlishit: sponsors invited





·                                                                                                                                            Jerry Axelbaum, (Yosef Lippa ben Freida)

·                                                                                                                                            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

·                                                                                                                                            Panina Medow Licht (Panina bas Rochel Ettel).

KIDNAPPED CHAYALEI ZAHAL - Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)



Shul News

ONEG for teenage girls, grades 8-12, on Fri., Dec. 7th at 8:30 PM at the Shulman home.


Paint Me Pottery – Looking forward to seeing you this Saturday night at 11215 Manchester Rd., (west of Lindbergh) Spaces still available.

SAVE THE DATE!! – Chanukah party Motzei Shabbat, December 8th at 8:30 PM.  Details to follow.

The Glass Mezzuzah – December 25th  5:00pm.   Come make your own mezuzah. Rabbi Shulman will speak about mezuzah journey through history.  Details to follow.

Pre-Hannukah sale extended – Hats from Linda Headquarters, and jewelry from Jo”sii

at the home of Maurie Axelbaum, 7198 Gannon, 314-727-4367.


TMK News

The fourth annual Ulpan Ivrit - 5768  at Young Israel every Tuesday & Wednesday evening. Sign up now for the second semester, January 15th through April 9th.

Adult Hebrew classes by Vardit Teperberg on 4 levels.  Children's Hebrew classes by the Sherut Leumi girls (Shany and Eliana) from 6:15 - 7:00 PM on Tuesday.
$100 for each semester.  Every student receives his/her own workbook.   Scholarships available.

Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program begins on January 6th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM.  This educational program of 10 classes was developed by Oshra Koren of Matan in Israel. We are the first to offer this unique program in the U.S. ($140, scholarships are available).  Mothers of 6th graders should contact Vardit Teperberg (314 4203696) or Suzanne Sundy (314 4207880).

Derech Eretz Sunday Club this Week! Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday (10/21) at YI.  K-3, 9:30 - 10:30 AM; Grades 4-7, 10:30 - 11:30 AM.  Dr. Rich Axelbaum will talk to the upper grades about candle-making and the role of fire in the Chanukah celebration.


Derech Eretz Sunday Club for grades K – 7 will also meet this week at Traditional Congregation (12437 Ladue Rd), 10:30 - 11:30 AM

Mishnat Pinchas, parent/child learning begins after Shabbat at Young Israel.  Uria and Vardit will provide the texts for the study of Pirkei Avot!
Wednesday:  9:15 AM – Weekly Beit Midrash for women given by Vardit Teperberg at the home of Faye Newman 7916 Stanford.

Community News

Hanukkah Hugs 2007 – Please bring a new, unwrapped gift to Young Israel and brighten the life of a child this Hanukkah Season. The collection box is located downstairs. Sponsored by the Jewish Family & Children’s Services.

Aish Gala Auction – Sunday, Dec. 2nd at 5 PM at St. Louis Airport Marriott. RSVP 314-862-2474.

Jewish Family & Children Services WINGS - Lunch & Learn Lecture Series at the Jewish Federation, Dec. 16th at 12:30 PM. Tweens & Teens; Maximizing Mental Wellness in These Critical Years. Free and open to the public.  For more info or to RSVP, call 314-812-9372.

EHA Scholastic Book Fair – Tuesday & Wednesday, December 4 & 5 in the Epstein Library.  To volunteer, please contact Shelly Wolf at 994-7856.

Women's Tehillim Group:  The women are invited to participate in the reading of the book of Tehillim on Sunday mornings in the zchut of a refuah shelaima for cholim.  We meet 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. This is the number to call to add or remove a name, or to check for updates.



Please note that the Shul office will be closed December 24th though January 3rd.


The Shul office hours are Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. from 9:30 AM2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.

Deadline for announcements:   Noon on Thursday & for Mazel Tovs 10 AM on Friday


Rabbi Shulman’s email is


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.  Thank you.