this Shabbat: Bais Abe Lunch & Learn


Rabbi Yosef Landa of Chabad of Greater St. Louis will speak: "Windows to the Soul: Chassidic Ideas For Every Jew"
RSVPs are requested to office@... or 314-721-3030. The event is free and open to the community. Bais Abraham is located at 6910 Delmar Boulevard in University City.

For Sale

Mitchel Wolf

I have the following items for sale:

1 dinette set (oval table + one leaf and 4 chairs) -$50.00

1 toy chest  - $10.00

1 desk           $20.00

3 chests of drawers (2 matching) - $25.00 each

1 dining room chandelier - $35.00

assorted tools - price is negotiable.

Please contact me by email.

Shelly Wolf

Looking for a fix it man

Looking for a Fix-It person who can handle electrician type issues.

email me at:

Eruv announcements - Are you getting them?

Alan Haber <alan.haber@...>

Are you not receiving the Eruv announcements via email direct to your office/home/Smart Phone?


If you are not, send me your email address and I’ll make sure your name is added to Stuart Zimbalist’s weekly Eruv announcement.




Alan Haber

314-368-4446 - cell


misplaced Koren kid's siddur

Kate Friedman

If anyone has come upon a new Koren kid's siddur (approx. 5x5 inches in size) please let me know, we'd really appreciate finding it!  May have been left at Young Israel.  Thanks a lot!

Preparing your Kitchen and Home for Passover


Wednesday nights of March 28 and April 4 at 7:30 pm (note time change) Rabbi Hyim Shafner will teach classes on how to clean and kosher your house without feeling like (too much of) a slave. For more information call 314-721-3030 or go to
No charge and no previous knowledge necessary. Everyone is welcome.
9030 Delmar Boulevard, University City

Dead Sea Scrolls Class – this Wednesday


March 21 will be the last of four classes with Dr. Naomi
Jacobs on the Dead Sea Scrolls and Tanach. This class meets from 7:00-8:00 p.m. at Bais Abraham. All are welcome. Each class is a complete learning unit in itself. Dr. Naomi Jacobs is an internationally respected scholar and teacher of Judaism from the Babylonian Exile through the Roman Period. She has taught at Brandeis University, Durham University, and Washington University in Saint Louis and is now a CAJE instructor.
9030 Delmar Boulevard, University City
314-721-3030 or office@...

Watch and Headphone to Israel

david2rpg <david2rpg@...>

Going to Jerusalem or Ra'anana? I bought a watch and headphones for an IDF combat soldier and am looking for someone who is going to Israel soon that would be kind enough to take them. Weighs around a pound.

David Rich

Tutoring/nanny services


I am a math/science teacher looking for students to tutor. I have about 5 years of teaching experience, and I can tutor in math, physics, chemistry.

I am also seeking summer employment as a nanny. If you need a nanny or know anybody else who needs one, please let me know.


Anne Teren

Ambassador Dore Gold to speak at St. Louis AIPAC'S Annual Event

Jill Mogil

Another fascinating discussion you won't want to miss.

The 2012 St. Louis Annual AIPAC Event-In the Eye of the Storm: Israel
and the New Middle East- Featuring: AMBASSADOR DORE GOLD, President,
Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, will be on Thursday, March 29th,
2012, 7:00pm community program and dessert reception, at the Ritz
Carlton, $36/per person.
ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. For questions and additional
information, contact Tali Jubelirer at 312-253-8984 or

Rabbi Moshe Shulman (of Young Israel) and
Debby Schuman & Jill M. Mogil (co-chairs Young Israel AIPAC Committee)

Deadline approaching for early discount fee to attend 2013 AIPAC Washington D.C conference

Jill Mogil

Don't miss out on the early registration discount for next year's AIPAC
conference in Washington D.C.!
You don't want to miss this fascinating, educational, incredibly inspiring
conference; stand together with thousands of others in support of

Register by Tuesday, March 20th, and you will receive a special
discount of
$200 off the conference price.
Remember, registration fees are fully refundable before January 11th,
so If you have any interest at all in attending, it would behoove you to
register by this Tuesday. Please click on the link below to view
of the March 2012 event and to register for the 2013 conference!

Sincerely yours,
Rabbi Moshe Shulman of Young Israel Synagogue and
Jill M. Mogil & Debby Schuman ( co-chairs Young Israel AIPAC Committee)


Yahoo! Groups Links

this weekend: "The Temple Treasures: Were They Found in a Dead Sea Cave?"


Dr. Richard A. Freund,historian and biblical archaeologist will give a lecture and slide presentation at Bais Abraham Congregation. All are welcome.
Saturday, March 17, 2012 - 8:30 p.m.
6910 Delmar Boulevard
Light refreshments will be served
Suggested donation: $5.00

Focus Group Opportunity for Jewish Women

sara_winkelman <sarashafner@...>

Are you a Jewish woman impacted by breast cancer? Have you wished for more support within the Jewish community? Please join our focus group, Monday April 23, 2012 at 7:00 pm at the JCC Staenberg Family Complex to share your knowledge.

Nishmah, in conjunction with Sharsheret Supports would like to understand the un-met needs of Jewish women with a personal connection to breast cancer.

Sharsheret Supports is an upcoming collaborative project of Nishmah and the national Sharsheret Organization. Sharsheret, Hebrew for "chain," is a national not-for-profit organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer. Sharsheret Supports combines the spirit of Nishmah and the mission of Sharsheret to offer support and resources in the St. Louis Jewish community to survivors and women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are undergoing treatment, or are at increased genetic risk.

For more information on Sharsheret, please visit

Additional information on Sharsheret Supports locally and/or to RVSP, contact Sara Winkelman at 314.442-3268 or swinkelman@...

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with passover only 12 days away-- take a break from cleaning--

Join us for“Schnitzi” Night@ Young Israel Synagogue

in support ofChai Lifeline

Sunday ,  March 25, 2012  -5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$9.99 per person with reservation by March 22nd

$14.99 per person at the door


Famous Custom Schnitzi Sandwich

French Fries

Ceasar Salad

Dessert and Soda available for Purchase

RSVP to Bonnie Goldmeier @ 434-9900 or


AIPAC Conference Report - March 17 - Nusach Hari

Alan Haber <alan.haber@...>


This upcoming Shabbat, Saturday, March 17, 2012 after services, Rabbi Ze'ev Smason will be speaking at an enhanced kiddush regarding his recent expereince at AIPAC's annual policy conference in Washington D.C.

Having heard U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, among many others, speak at the AIPAC Conference, Rabbi Smason returns to share his thoughts, experiences and insights with us, and ideas on future Israel advocacy actions and opportunities. 

We hope all will join us this Shabbat for this special presentation!

Nusach Hari B'nai Zion
650 North Price Road
Olivette, MO  63132


Women’s and Teen’s Pre-Pesach Expo This Sunday

Linda Markowitz

St. Louis Kollel's "Eishes Chayil" Women's Division will present its second annual pre-Pesach "Princess with Pride" event on Sunday, March 18th at Young Israel Congregation from 4pm to 8:30pm.
Available for order or purchase:
Wine for every taste and budget...!0% Discounts on Cases
Cookbooks, Haggadahs, Kosher Lamps, Hot Water Urns, Bug checkers, Foil Pans Kollel Bookstore
Seagreen Expressions and Sage Chic Jewelry
Trendy Modest Fashions from "Area Code 407," Kiddy so Pretty and Orli's Store
Designer Hats from Linda's Headquarters in Skokie
Wigs and accessories, headbands, berets, pre-tieds and scarves from Devorah Soroka
Ms. Dressmaker professional alterations services
Kosher for Passover items for baking and gift –giving from Mound City Shelled Nut Company
Raffle prizes from Smarty Had A Party and Flamenco Flowers and Sweets
Special treats from Toby's Challah House and Bakery
Fried Chicken Carryout Dinners (Orders must be received by March 14th)
A percentage of proceeds from the event will benefit the St. Louis Kollel.
For more information, call (314) 726-6047 or email office@...

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Sara Scheinert <sarascheinert@...>

Hi, we are making aliyah this summer (end of June beginning of July) and wanted to know if anyone else from St. Louis is making aliyah and would possibly want to share a lift. You can email me at sarascheinert@... or call at 314-591-3133.

Agent Emes or Rebbe Hill

shaindy34 <shaindy34@...>

I am looking to borrow Agent Emes DVDs and Rebbe Hill cds. If you are willing to loan them, please contact Jennie Silverman at 7260042 or shaindy34@...

Toddler bed and bedding

Chava Weiman

I'm selling off some baby stuff around here. Toddler bed and bedding
- bed $30, bedding $15.

I will be selling a baby swing and monitor too but don't have photos

Sustainable Kosher Meat in time for Pesach - order by March 20th!

eatwitheli <elisheva.margulies@...>

The Shaare Zedek Social Action committee is pleased to offer another OU Kosher sustainable meat buying club in time for Pesach, after a successful order this past October within the St. Louis Jewish community.  

Who: St. Louis Jewish Community
What: Sustainable Pasture Raised OU Glatt Kosher for Passover Meat
Where: Community Pickup at Shaare Zedek Synagogue, online ordering at        
When: March 28, 4:30-6:00 pm (orders due online by March 20, 2012)
Why: Put Kashrut and ethics on the same plate - you might already buy organic foods, support local farms, and care about sustainability. Why not make the same choices with your meat?

Coupon code for first time buyers: Use code "Pesach5772" for $10 off your first order of $100 or more.  Exp. 3/15/2012.