U City Shul

700 North & South Road
St. Louis, MO 63130 | 314-863-7485

Friday, September 23, 2016 
Mincha: 5:20 pm 
Candlelighting no earlier than: 5:40 pm 
Candlelighting preferred time: 5:55 pm 
Candlelighting no later than: 6:37 pm


This week’s teen Kiddush is sponsored by Lynda Fields.

Shabbos Zone for boys 1st-5th grades from 3:30-5:00pm. Pick up & drop off locations at 3:15 and 5:15 at the following locations: Balson & Saxony; Balson & Old Bonhomme; Gannon & Center.

Selichos begins this Saturday night. Program begins 12:30 am. There is an alternative first Selichos on Sunday morning at 7:30 am (before the 8:00 am minyan).

Sunday morning Learning Program this Sunday at 11:00 a.m. with Avi Roberts. The topic is “Koheles”.

Annual Yizkor Book memorial listings are due. Contact the Shul office to see if you can still get your memorial listing in for this year’s edition.

Lulav & esrog orders are due the day after Rosh Hashana. Checks payable to Sha’arei Chesed Rabbi’s Fund.

New class starting! Can't keep up with the pace of davening? Lost your place in the siddur? Arrived late? Still not sure when or how to respond? This class will answer all your questions:
“The Mechanics of Tefillah: What, When, and How to Pray”
Class will begin in November -- time and date not yet determined. If you would like to participate, please contact Rabbi Goldson.

There is a St. Louis Kollel Amud-a-Week event taking place at U.City Shul this Shabbos.

Welcome event for women this Sunday, Sept 25 at U.City Shul. Come to welcome, or be welcomed, at 8:00pm. Sponsored by U.City Shul, PTA of Torah Prep, FHA of EHA, TICK Sisterhood, Nshei Aguda, Women’s Division of Young Israel.


Rosh Chodesh Women’s Learning Initiative – This Shabbos, Sept 24 at 4:45 pmat the home of Mrs. EvaGail Bresler. Lecture by Mrs. Mindi Mintz will be on “Taking the High Road”. Sponsored by the Eishes Chayil division of the St. Louis Kollel.

Chabad building dedication this Sunday, Sept 25 at 3 pm at 8124 Delmar Blvd. The Governor and First Lady of Missouri will be present and give greetings. This is an event for the entire family. There will be music, food, kids’ activities, entertainment.

Michael Medved, popular political pundit, national radio talk show host, and best selling author will be speaking at Nusach Hari, 650 N.Price Rd, on Sunday, September 25 at 7:30 pm, to be followed by a dessert reception. Admission $18.

Tomchei Shabbos: The Tomchei Shabbos cookbooks are filled with wonderful recipes for the chagim! They can be purchased at Young Israel, Kollel, Kohn's, NHBZ, TICK, and Aish. Cookbooks can also be purchased at Jackie's (997-6924), or Bryna's (569-5001).

Yeshivat Kadimah Boys Basketball team vs. St. Louis rabbis on Sunday, September 25 at 4:30pm at the EHA gym. Admission $5/$20 family max. Snacks & prizes available. The yeshiva is sponsoring a 50/50 raffle, with tickets $10/3 for $25 to support their team’s trip to the Cooper Yeshiva High School Basketball Tournament in November. Raffle drawing at Sunday’s game.

Women’s Sunday morning meets at the home of Jan Adelman, 8032 Amherst Ave. If you cannot participate in person, please call (314) 863-5438. The Tehillim hotline (names and updates) is:(314) 441-6460.


Harry Kahan..............Saturday, 9/24/2016.......Elul 21, 5776
Herman Glassman...Sunday, 9/25/2016..........Elul 22, 5776
Eva Bernstein..........Monday, 9/26/2016..........Elul 23, 5776
Esther Poe................Monday, 9/26/2016..........Elul 23, 5776
Josephine Kawin....Thursday, 9/29/2016......Elul 26, 5776

CLASSES AT U.CITY SHUL▪ Wednesday night men’s Bais Medrash program following Maariv: Learning with Rabbi Yaakov Pentelnik on Chumash, Rabbi Dan Morris on Nesivos Shalom/The Ways of Inner Peace, Rabbi Yonason Goldson on Prophets, and Rabbi Menachem Tendler, for teens.
▪ Tefila class given by Rabbi Yonason Goldson on Tuesday evenings meets at the home of Genevieve Kramer, 7732 Gannon.
▪ The laws of making Brochos given by Rabbi Shmuel Greenwald - weekly class on Sunday nights, to men and women at Todd and Sarah Rush’s home.
▪ Chumash class for men taught by Rabbi Herber Sunday evenings one hour before mincha.
▪ Rabbi Herber teaches a Gemorra shiur for men Thursday evenings one hour before mincha.
▪ Pirkei Avos class with Rabbi Tendler, 40 minutes before mincha.
▪ Path of the Just class with Rabbi Goldson, 45 minutes before Pirkei Avos. Shabbos morning groups for children up to age 8 starting at 10:15 a.m.


Friday, Sept 23, 20 Elul
Shacharis 7:00 am
Mincha, Kabbalas Shabbos, Ma’ariv 5:20 pm
No earlier than 5:40 pm
Prefered candlelighting 5:55 pm No later than 6:37 pm
Sunset 6:55 pm
Repeat Kriyas Shema after 7:40 pm

Shabbos, Sept 24, 21 Elul
Class 8:30 am
Shacharis 8:50 am
Say Shema Yisrael
According to Magen Avraham by 9:12 am
According to the Gra 9:50 am
Mesilas Yesharim class 5:00 pm
Pirkei Avos 5:45 pm
Mincha followed by family Shalosh Seudos 6:25 pm
Ma’ariv and Havdalah 7:39 pm
Refreshments & program: 12:30 am
Slichos 12:52 am

Sun - Thurs, Sept 25-29, 22-26 Elul
Slichos/Shacharis (Sunday) 7:30 am
Slichos/Shacharis (MonThurs) 6:35 am
Mincha/Ma’ariv 6:30 pm

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