U City Shul

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

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Candlelighting September 12 
Earliest (not before):5:55 pm 
Preferred: 6:15 pm 
No later than: 6:56 pm 
Mincha, Kabbalos Shabbos, Ma'ariv: 5:40 pm


At U.City Shul

Kiddush this Shabbos is sponsored in honor of Avraham Moshe & Devorah Simon, our hospitality coordinators, for the amazing chesed they do for so many in our community

Annual Yizkor Book: Contact the Shul office to confirm your memorial listing from last year, to make changes, or to place a new memorial listing. Forms are available in the Shul lobby. Page reservations must be in by Monday, Sept 15.

Lulav & esrog sets: Orders are now being taken. All sets are “mehudar”. The cost is $65. Contact the Shul office to place your order. Orders are due on Wednesday and must be accompanied by payment.

Women’s’ Project for Ahavas Yisrael beginning this Shabbos at U.City Shul: Weekly reading and discussion group on Shabbos after Kiddush, led by Jill Abrams.



Aish Hatorah Art Auction- Sunday, Sept 14 at 5pm at the Danforth Plant Science Center: Features breathtaking Judaic and world famous art for bid, plus wine and light refreshments. $15 per person/$25 per couple.

Block High School girls are offering honey cakes for sale for Rosh Hashana. Under O-V supervision. $8.50 per pan. Orders due by Sept. 19. Call 314.660.8896 or emailscoby1415@gmail.com

Women’s Only Swim – at Univ. City High School indoor pool, 7420 Shaftsbury. Monday &Wednesday mornings 8:30-9:30am and Tuesday 9:00-10:00am. Cost is $5.00. If you have questions call Adi Feen (216) 551-0065.

The stone dedication for Merle Hartstein ע''ה will take place on Sunday, September 21 at Chevra Kadisha Cemetery on Page and North & South.

Women’s Sunday morning Tehillim group will now be meeting at the home of Jan Adelman, 8032 Amherst. Jan’s phone # to call in for Tehillim to recite is 314.863.5438. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is 995-7119.

St. Louis Kollel carries an extensive selection of wine. Order by Tuesday Sept. 16 for Rosh Hashana. The list is available on the Shul bulletin board.

For Women: Shmiras Halashon learning group: Sunday Sept 21 from 8:15-9:00 pm given by Mrs. Chavi Frank at the home of Mrs. Donna Zeffren, 959 Abbeville.

U. City Police Department will be conducting Neighborhood Watch Start Up Training at Young Israel on Monday evening Sept. 29 from 6-8 pm. Learn how to help keep our neighborhood safe.

A program on Jewish hereditary cancers will be presented by Jen Ivanovich, MS, associate professor and Wash U. genetics counselor on Weds, Oct 1 at 7pm in the Board room of the JCC Creve Coeur. For more info contact sharsheretsupports@jccstl.org or call 314.442.3266.

Kashrus advisory from the Vaad Hoeir: 
1. Twinings Black Tea Chai Latte K-Cups contain milk and are O-Ud certified. Some packaging mistakenly omitted the dairy designation. 
2. Poppy’s chicken soup in small cups for brewing machines bear an unauthorized O-U. This product does not contain chicken but does contain dairy.


Upcoming Yahrzeits

The following yahrzeits will be observed next week. 
Harry Kahan.....Tuesday, 9/16/2014......Elul 21, 5774 
Esther Poe..........Thursday, 9/18/2014...Elul 23, 5774


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 Yonoson Goldson on Prophets, and Rabbi Menachem Tendler, for teens.
▪ Tefila class given by Rabbi Yonoson Goldson on Tuesday evenings is now meeting at the Rush home, 861 Greenshire.
▪ The laws of making Brochos given by Rabbi Shmuel Greenwald - weekly class on Sundaynights, 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;
▪ Women’s Ahavas Yisroel group each Shabbos after Kiddush, led by Jill Abrams.
▪ Daf Yomi shiur daily at 6:00 am, before shacharis. On Shabbos class is held one hour and 40 minutes before mincha. Daf Yomi is given weekdays by Rabbi Ami Rosenbloom and on Shabbos by Jonathan Spetner.
▪ The Laws of Shabbos class class given by Rabbi Avraham Cohen on Shabbos afternoons beginning 40 minutes before Pirkei Avos.
▪ Pirkei Avos with Rabbi Tendler 40 minutes before mincha on Shabbos afternoons.

Shabbos morning groups for children up to age 8 starting at 10:15 a.m.



Parshas Ki Savo 
Friday, September 12, 17 Elul 
Shacharis 7:00 am 
Mincha, Kabbalas Shabbos, Ma’ariv 5:40 pm 
Preferred Candlelighting 6:15 pm 
Candlelighting no earlier than 5:55 pm 
Candlelighting no later than 6:56 pm 
Sunset 7:14 pm 
Repeat Kriyas Shema after 7:59 pm

Shabbos, September 13, 18 Elul 
Class 8:30 am 
Shacharis 8:50 am 
Krias Shema 
According to Magen Avraham by 9:06 am 
According to the G’ra by 9:48 am 
Daf Yomi 5:00 pm 
Laws of Shabbos class 5:00 pm 
Pirkei Avos 6:00 pm 
Mincha followed by family

Shalosh Seudos 6:40 pm 
Ma’ariv and Havdallah after 7:57 pm

Next Week 
Sun-Thurs, September 14-18, 19-23 Elul 
Shacharis (Sunday8:30 am 
Shacharis (Mon - Thurs) 7:00 am 
Mincha/Ma’ariv 6:45 pm

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