This week’s announcements are sponsoredin memory of the 8 boys who were murdered al Kiddush Hashem in Yeshivat Mercaz Harav:  Segev Pniel Avichail z"l , Yochai Livshitz z"l, Neria Cohen z"l, Doron Meherete z"l, Yonatan Eldar z"l , Avraham David Moses z"l, Yehonadav Hirschfeld z"l , and Roi Roth z"l

Young Israel of St. Louis





Friday, Mar. 14th                                                                                                         Shacharit during week:  Sunday 8:00 AM

Candle lighting............6:50 PM                         Mon.        6:30 AM

Mincha/Maariv............6:50 PM                        Tues. & Weds.                             6:40 AM

                                                                        Thurs.                                           6:15 AM

Saturday, March 15th                                       Fri.                           6:30 AM & 8:00 AM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM               

Chumash Shiur...........................................8:00 AM    Mincha & Maariv during week  6:55 PM

Shacharit.................9:00 AM                           Sof Z’man Kriat Shema            10:11 AM

Shiur .................5:45 PM                                The up!

Mincha..............6:45 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............7:51 PMEvening Shema......   after 7:51 PM



Kiddush: sponsors invited



Seudah Shlishit:  sponsored by David & Sharon Pollack, Anne, David, Noah, Elizabeth & Jake in honor of Yoni Harris’ 18thbirthday.

Pre-Mincha Shiur: Purim & the Dawn of a New Era: A Spiritual Revolution


TA’ANIT ESTHER, Thursday, March 20

Fast begins...............5:45 AM                                      Mincha..........6:40 PM

Selichot & Shacharit.........6:15 AM                              Fast ends..........7:56 PM


PURIM, Friday, March 21

Please see attached flyer.



This year, the Young Israel will be joining with Epstein Hebrew Academy for a mid-morning Purim Seudah!  Full details are on the flyer and registration form.  The Seudah will be at 10:45am Purim morning, at EHA.  Please register early.


Yeshiva University presents a Community Weekend of Learning. Spirituality: Tuning Into Our Emotional Self, hosted by Young Israel on March 28-30. Featuring Dr. David Pelcovitz. Details were mailed and are posted on the bulletin board.


Rabbi & Mrs. Shulman will host an Oneg Shabbat for HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS, tonight, at their home, beginning at 9:45pm.


The Shulman’s will also be hosting an NCSY Oneg Shabbat NEXT Friday night (Shushan Purim), also at 9:45pm


MAZEL TOV – Mazel Tov to our wonderful son and brother, Yoni Harris, on his 18th birthday this March 16.  Happy Birthday, Yoni, we love you! David and Sharon Pollack, David, Anne, Noah, Elizabeth & Jake.


·                                                                                                                                            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

·                                                                                                                                            Erna Waltuch (Esther bas Rachel Leah)


Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)


TMK News


Mishnat Pinchas (parent/child learning) downstairs 5 min after the start of Kiddush.


Derech Eretz Club this Week at Young Israel Synagogue: Grade 5-7 Saturday 7:30 - 8:30 PM; Grade K-4  Sunday 10:30 - 11:30 AM


Save the Dates:  Camp Derech Eretz, our acclaimed summer camp, will be held July 28 - August 15.


This week's Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program presents Jewish Women & the Land Of Israel.


TMK-EHA Drama Club will present another wonderful performance this spring "Brothers-in-Arms", written and directed by Uria Teperberg, produced by Suzanne Sundy, on Jun 11th & 12th.


Wednesday:  9:15 AM – Beit Midrash for women with Vardit (Faye Newman's home 7916 Stanford).


Women's Tehillim Group: Meets 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.


The St. Louis Jewish Community Listserv (STLJCL)  is an exciting new initiative

connecting members of the St. Louis Jewish community.  Community list serves have changed the face of Jewish communities worldwide and we're thrilled to offer this service to our community. To join, e-mail us at

For more information on the Listserv, please see the flyer posted on the Shul's bulletin board in the front hallway, and/or speak to Barbara Ast, Jill M. Mogil, Debby Schuman, or Faye Newman.


Shul Boxes:  There are five boxes without name plates that currently have items in them.  Please remove these items so that individuals who want to rent a box may do so.  Thank you.


The Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry is in need of food donations. Some of our youth, lead by Elan Ariel, will be organizing donations of canned goods on Purim to this worthy cause.  They will have a box at the shul Purim night.  If you could be so kind as to help by filling it with canned goods, they will make sure the boxes are delivered to the Food Pantry.


Save the date – Thursday, May 1 for the 2008 community-wide Yom HaShoah Holocaust Remembrance Commemoration, hosted by the St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center.  The theme, “Broken Glass, Shattered Lives,” will honor the 70th Anniversary of Kristallnacht (the Night of Broken Glass), 7-9 PM at United Hebrew Congregation. For information contact Dan Reich, 314-442-3714 or




(Please note: Clare, our secretary, will not be in the office Mon., Mar 17th and will resume regular hours Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri.)


Shul Office Hours:  Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.


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 website:

If you are interested in sponsoring a weekly Shul Announcement, please email Clare (yi‑ or call the Shul office (727‑1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36.

Thank you.