Young Israel of St. Louis
SHABBAT MARCH 2ND, 2013 – FRIDAY MARCH 8TH, 2013
20 ADAR 5773 – 26 ADAR 5773
PARSHAT KI TISA SHABBAT PARAH
The Women’s Division to say Yeyasher Kochachem to all of the shleppers, packers, drivers, & distributors of Esther’s Express. We are eternally grateful for your help.
Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Howard’s grandfather, Gustav Oppenheimer.
Avi Munk to thank all of the St Louis crowd for supporting him in his first marathon in Jerusalem for Chai Lifeline which was an amazing experience.
Friday March 1st
Candle Lighting 5:36 pm
Mincha/Maariv 5:35 pm
Saturday, March 2nd
Hashkama 7:30 am
Chumash Shiur 8:15 am
Shacharit 9:00 am
Sof Zman Kri’at Shema 9:23 am
Pre-Mincha Shiur no pre-mincha shiur
Mincha 5:30 pm
Bnei Akiva 5:30 pm
Shabbat Ends 6:38 pm
Kiddush:Sponsored by Jerry Esrig, Joe Feder, Joel Garbow, Charles Lefton, and Barry Needle, in memory of Rabbi Yechiel Michel Epstein, author of the Aruch HaShulchan, on the occasion of his yahrtzeit.
Seudah Shlishit:Sponsored by Barbara & Robert Strashun in loving memory of Barbara's father, William Rothman, and her brother, Stewart Rothman, on their yahrtzeits.
Sunday 8:00 am
Monday, Thursday 6:30 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 6:40 am
Mincha/Maariv: 5:40 pm
THE ERUV – IS UP!
Yehoshua Sommer יהושע בן זהבה
Dr. Lester Zeffren יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה
Dr Maurice Sonnenwirth משה יוסף בן רייזא
Steven Zweig שלמה תודרוס בן אסתר רבקה
Isaac Boniuk יצחק אייזיק בן רחל
Marvin Pack מנחם בן בתיה
Melvin Zuhler מלך זושא בן שרה
יהודה בן סלתן
משה בן דאליש רבקה
יהודה מנחם מענדל בן ראשקא
יהודה זאב בן אסתר
ישראל יחיאל צבי הכהן בן חיה
יהודה ארי בן פרומה
יוסף ליפא בן פרידא
דורון דניאל בן יפה
שרה רחל בת חנה
נעמי בת מרים
חיה רבקה בת דבורה
לאה בת רחל
רונית בת מרים
צביה בת בריינה
רחל לאה בת ייטיל
Phyllis Franklin פרימעט בת אסתר רייזל
Rachel Adler רחל בת אסתר
Sarah Leah Carman שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל
Shira Starr שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא
Mazal Tov to Ted & Shirley Zeffren on the birth of a great-granddaughter born to Zev & Adeena Polsky of Baltimore. Mazal Tov to grandparents Simcha & Shana Polsky of Chicago.
Mazal Tov to Rabbi Amiel and Dr Izzie Rosenbloom on the birth of a granddaughter born to Matis & Ruchama Miller.
Mazal Tov to Moshe & Aviva Adler on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, JJ. Mazal Tov to grandparents, Heschel & Adinah Raskas and Mel & Debby Adler, and to all of the guests from New York, Houston, Silver Spring, and Edison.
Jr NCSY ONEG: at the home of Daniel & Jessie Lefton, 1015 Laval Dr, at 8:00 pm.
PARENT/CHILD MOTZEI SHABBAT LEARNING (grades K-5) continues this week, March 2nd, at 7:30 pm. This week’s learning is being anonymously sponsored.
AIPAC POLICY CONFERENCE 2013 YOUNG ISRAEL DELEGATION: We wish our AIPAC Young Israel Delegation a tzeitchem le’shalom as they embark on our shul’s first Synagogue Delegation to the AIPAC Policy Conference, together with Rabbi Shulman. Yeyasher Kochachem to all of our attendees: Alan & Jackie Gerson, Dr. Dorit Daphna‑Iken, Andy Koshner, Aaron Koshner, David & Jill Mogil, Myra Peskin, Alex Peskin, and David & Sharon Pollack. Congratulations also to the student delegation from the Senator John Danforth Israel Scholars Program, a program of JSU, which is sending the largest student group from St. Louis, including our members: Andrew Adler, Yael Simon, Ariel Baron, and David Iken. Yeyasher Kochachem to you! We eagerly look forward to hearing from all of our AIPAC PC 2013 participants upon their return!
RABBI’S CLASSES: With the Rabbi attending the AIPAC Conference, his Sunday and Monday classes this week will not be taking place this week. The Tuesday women’s Parsha class will be taught by Rabbi Mintz.
The Rabbi’s second pre-Pesach halacha class will take on Monday, March 11th, at 8:00 pm.
NOTE: The Rabbi’s Monday morning Tanach class and Monday evening Talmud classes are now on hiatus until after Pesach.
SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE: Young Israel and NCSY are proud to host Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Steve Weil, Executive Vice President of the Orthodox Union, Shabbat March 9th. Rabbi Weil will be speaking at the following times:
· Shabbat Drasha: “Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later”
· 12 Noon - Post-Kiddush Discussion: “The Defining Issues That Will Define 21st Century Orthodoxy”
· 4:30pm - Pre-Mincha Shiur: “This Night in History – The Haggada Breaks Down the World’s First BDS Movement”
· Seudah Shlishit: “My Four Sons – The Haggada as an Educational Paradigm”
YOUNG ISRAEL WOMEN'S DIVISION
Women’s Division “Frumba” Class:“Frumba” will be on Sunday March 3rd this week, 2:00 – 3:30 pm, in the social hall.
ESTHER’S EXPRESS: YI Women’s Division would like to thank Anita Feigenbaum, Diane Fredman, Jackie Gerson, Bonnie Goldmeier, Roberta Gornish, Sara Greene, Judy Hellman, Leah Howard, Aviva Needle, Jackie Oppenheimer, Anna Rose Tendler, Karen Zeffren, and the BYHS Boys, with a special thanks to Meir Zimand.
CHAT WITH SENIORS: Contact Judy Hellman at 862-8432 to volunteer to visit with our seniors or request a visit. We welcome both male and female volunteers.
Basketball Rivalry: Block Yeshiva will face MTI in the final boys basketball game of the season this Saturday night (March 2nd) at the EHA Gym, 1138 N. Warson Rd. Senior Night Ceremony at 8:00 PM followed by tip-off at 8:15 pm. (Teenage girls are kindly requested not to attend.)
BYHS BOYS TRIVIA & BASKETBALL: for BYHS & 8th grade boys, Sat night, March 9. Trivia: Girls School at 8:00 pm ; Basketball: EHA gym at 9:30 pm. Cost: Free.
TOVELING FUNDRAISER: With Pesach quickly approaching, you can save time by sending your new dishes, pots, etc. to be toveled by the BYHS girls. You can drop your items at the girl’s school or contact Rachel Somorov at 314-721-4480 or email@example.com to make other arrangements.
MTI ANNUAL DINNER: Sunday, March 10th, honoring Jon & Jody Rubin, at the St Louis Marriott West, 660 Maryville Centre Dr. Hors D’oeuvres: 5:30 pm. Dinner: 6:30 pm. For reservations, contact Debbie at 314-594-0462 or go to missouritorah.org.
TOMCHEI SHABBOS: Tomchei Shabbos cards, including our Diamant Meat Fund cards, make great acknowledgements of birthdays, anniversarys, yahrzeits, or thank-yous! To order cards, please call Jackie Gerson at 314-997-7257.
MOAS CHITIM: The Vaad Hoeir has begun its annual Rabbi Sholom Rivkin Tzedakah/Maos Chitim program to assist hundreds of families for Pesach. Checks made payable to Moas Chitim can be mailed to the Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis, 4 Millstone Campus Dr., St. Louis, MO 63146.
· Shoreshet- Pizza and Parsha - Every Tuesday at 12:15 pm in the NCSY office.
· Latte and Learning – Every Wednesday night at Starbucks on Hanley and Wydown at 7:30 pm.
Jewish Student Union (JSU) GALA INSPIRE A JEWISH TOMORROW! March 9, 2013, at the Coronado Ballroom. Honoring Michael and Carol Staenberg, with special tribute to Rick Kodner and Gail Brody. The Meira Bresler Riemer Scholarship Fund will be inaugurated. Meira was passionately involved in inspiring the youth of both JSU and NCSY. This National fund, administered by the OU, has been established to provide these youth with opportunities to enhance their Jewish identity and love for Israel. For more information or to make reservations or a donation visit www.jsustl.com or contact Event Chairpersons Danielle and Eldad Bialecki or Melanie and Dan Winograd at firstname.lastname@example.org. JSU serves more than 700 teens in 11 high schools in the St. Louis area.
TORAH MiTZION KOLLEL NEWS
Mishnat Pinchas V’Sarah: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.
Beit Midrash Learning: Mon. @ Young Israel 8 - 9:30 pm.
Beit Midrash for Women: Wednesdays at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford, at 1:00 pm.
Mishmar learning: Thursdays at Young Israel at 8:30 pm.
Ruth Fredman Bat Mitzvah Program: Continues this Sunday, March 3rd through May 10 at Young Israel.
SHUL OFFICE & CONTACT INFO
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: email@example.com
314-725-6130 (home study), 314-313-3120 (cell)
Young Israel Web-site: www.youngisrael-stl.org
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