Young Israel of St. Louis
SHABBAT MAY 11TH, 2013 – FRIDAY MAY 17TH, 2013
24 IYAR 5773 – 1 SIVAN 5773
PARSHAT BAMIDBAR SHAVUOT
Friday May 10th
Candle Lighting 7:44 pm
Mincha/Maariv 7:00 pm
Saturday, May 11th
Hashkama 7:30 am
Chumash Shiur 8:15 am
Shacharit 9:00 am
Sof Zman Kri’at Shema 9:25 am
Pre-Mincha Shiur - Pirkei Avot 6:35 pm
Bnei Akiva 6:35 pm
Mincha 7:35 pm
Shabbat Ends 8:45 pm
Kiddush: Sponsors invited
Seudah Shlishit:Sponsors invited
Sunday 8:00 am
Monday, 6:30 am
Tuesday, Friday 6:40 am
Mincha/Maariv: Sunday, Monday 7:50 pm
Shavuot Times see below
THE ERUV – UP!
Tuesday, May 14th
Candle Lighting 7:48 pm
Mincha/Maariv 7:50 pm
Tikun Leil Shavuot: see attached
Wednesday, May 15th
Vatikin 5:20 am
Netz HaChama (sunrise) 5:49 am
Shacharit 9:00 am
Sof Zman Kri’at Shema 9:24 am
Mincha/Ma’ariv 7:50 pm
Candle Lighting – no earlier than 8:49 pm
Thursday, May 16th
Hashkama 7:30 am
Shacharit 9:00 am
Sof Zman Kri’at Shema 9:23 am
Drasha/Yizkor 10:30 am
Pre-Mincha Shiur – Prof Nechama Price 6:30 pm
Mincha 7:50 pm
Yom Tov Ends 8:50 pm
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
הרב יונה בן הינדל
משה בן דאליש רבקה
יהודה זאב בן אסתר
יהודה ארי בן פרומה
יוסף ליפא בן פרידא
דורון דניאל בן יפה
נעמי 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
Chana Tova Poupko חנה טובה בת אסתר שושנה
ONEG SHABBAT: for Sr NCSY at the Meisel home, 898 Alanson Dr, at 9:45 pm.
THANK YOU: Thank you to Zvi & Angela Tannenbaum who are the ushers this Shabbat for the youth groups.
GUEST SPEAKER: We are happy to announce that Prof Nechama Price will be speaking twice during her visit to St Louis. There will be a pre-mincha shiur the second day of Yom Tov, Thursday May 16th, at shul. The topic will be “What Did We Do Wrong? We Didn't Order the Code Red!” This shiur is about why Elimelech, Machlon and Kilyon die in the first perek of Megilat Ruth. The second time will be a women’s only shiur on Shabbat, May 18th, at the home of Adinah Raskas, 722 Brittany Lane, at 4:30 pm. The topic will be: “Behind Closed Doors: Sexuality - A Torah Perspective”.
CELEBRATE YOM YERUSHALAYIM: Motzei Shabbat, May 11th, at the Koshner home, 7941 Gannon, at 9:30 pm.MULTI MEDIA PRESENTATION: SECRETS OF IR DAVID. And of course, refreshments.
TIKUN LEIL SHAVUOT: We are offering sponsorship opportunities this year to help make Shavuot special. Please contact the office to sponsor one of the shiurim for $72 or help sponsor the refreshments for $36. Thank you!
ICE CREAM PARTY: The Annual Shavuot Ice Cream Party at the Shulman home, 8055 Amherst, will be on the first day of Yom Tov, Wednesday, May 15th, 4:30-6:00 pm.
YOUNG ISRAEL ANNUAL DINNER: Sunday May 19th, honoring Dr Danny & Sara Wachsstock and our Distinguished Service Awardee, Dr Hilton Price.
GRAD KIDDUSH: We want to honor ALL of our graduates, grades 8 and above, at a Kiddush, Shabbat June 8th. In order to do this, we need sponsors. We also need your graduate's names if they attend a school other that EHA or BYHS. This also includes grads from universities. Please contact Sara Greene at 726-6255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHAVUOT TAKE-OUT AUCTION: Thank you to all of our Chefs and all of our bidders for a very successful Shavuot Take-Out Auction. Thank you to our chairperson, Anita Feigenbaum. Special Thank you to Danny Wachsstock for his computer expertise. Without him this event would not have transpired.
THIRTY-ONE ONLINE PARTY: MAY 1-14: Looking for a special gift for mother's day, teacher appreciation, or just a little something special for yourself? Visit www.mythirtyone.com/264299, go to "my parties" and then "Epstein Hebrew Academy" and check out these great gifts. 10% of your purchase will be donated back to FHA. For every $31.00 you spend, pick out a thermal item for 1/2 price! Interested in hosting a thirty-one party? Email us at email@example.com and find out how.
MABELS LABELS IS BACK!: To order personalized labels please go to www.epsteinhebrewacademy.mabelslabels.com. A portion of your purchase will be donated to FHA.
TOMCHEI SHABBOS: Tomchei Shabbos cards, including our Diamant Meat Fund cards, make great acknowledgments of birthdays, anniversaries, yahrzeits, or thank-yous! To order cards, please call Jackie Gerson at 314-997-7257.
WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: At the home of Jan Adelman, 8032 Amherst, Sundays through June 23rd at 9:15 am. If you cannot participate in person, call 314 863-5438. The Tehillim hotline (names and updates) is: 314 995 7119.
· Shoreshet - Pizza & Parsha, Tuesdays 12:15 pm, NCSY office.
· Latte and Learning – Wednesday nights at Starbucks on Hanley and Wydown, 7:30 pm.
Jr NCSY goes to the ballgame:Open to all 5th-8th graders. Come spend the afternoon with friends and watch the Cardinals take on the Milwaukee Brewers. Enjoy an array of kosher hot dogs, sandwiches, etc. at the new kosher kiosk. That game is Kids High Sports Socks Day for “High Socks Sunday”. All kids age 15 and younger, with a ticket, will receive a pair of high sports socks. Date: May 19th Cost: $21 Limited number of tickets. To RSVP contact Rabbis Mike or Gershie at 314-498-6279 or 310-623-7630. by May 13thor visit the JR NCSY Facebook Group.
TORAH MiTZION KOLLEL NEWS
Mishnat Pinchas V’Sarah: 5 minutes after Kiddush.
Beit Midrash Learning: Mon. @ YI, 8 - 9:30 pm.
Beit Midrash for Women: 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: Final party Sunday, May 12th, at 12:00 pm, in the Young Israel Social Hall.
Closing snif for Bnei Akiva:June 8th for madrichim and chanichim.
Farewell Party for Shachaks: Thursday, June 6th, 5:30pm at Bais Abraham Cong.
Farewll Party for Chavi & Rochel: Sunday June 9th.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
314-725-6130 (home study), 314-313-3120 (cell)
Young Israel Web-site: www.youngisrael-stl.org
To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, for $36, email Judy (email@example.com) or call (314-727-1880)