5779 – High Holiday Information – 2018

High Holiday Seating

Take Action Now – don’t miss out on any of the following: call the office at 314-991-2100 ext. 2 or email jeff@nhbz.org
Seating for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur – Friday, August 31

All members in good standing – Adult, Young Adult and Senior (but not Associate-Members) – are entitled to a reserved seat for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. If you will be attending, but do not want to use your reserved seat, you may use an open, unreserved seat. Family Membership entitles you to a reserved seat for all your children from Bar/Bat Mitzvah through age 24. Older children through age 29 should obtain a Young Adult membership. Independent young adults age 18-29 are encouraged to obtain a Young Adult membership. Please contact the office by Friday, August 31 if:

  • You will not be using your reserved seat.
  • You would like a different seat from last year.
  • You would like to add a reserved seat for out-of-town relatives or friends ($180 each).
  • You would like to obtain a Young Adult Membership ($190 each).

Sisterhood New Year Greetings – Tuesday, August 28

The Sisterhood wishes you and your loved ones Health, Happiness & Prosperity in the New Year, and invites you to wish L’Shana Tova Tikatevu to everyone in our NHBZ family. Your name will be published in the 5778 Rosh Hashanah Bulletin for a $5 minimum donation (no maximum). Call the office or mail in your check made out to NHBZ, and write ‘Sisterhood Greeting’ on the memo line, by Tuesday, August 28 to be included in the bulletin.

Esrog and Lulav Order – Wednesday, August 29

It is a mitzvah to have your own Esrog & Lulav for Sukkos. They can be purchased through our shul, and must be ordered in advance. We will be happy to order a set for you and have it ready for pick up at the shul in time for Sukkos. Complete sets will cost $45, $55, $65 and $80. These prices are subject to change as we get closer to the holiday. If you want the shul to order your set, please call the office, by Wednesday, August 29.

RSVP for Children’s Lunches – Friday, August 31

Lunch for Children’s Programming is free, but an RSVP is encouraged. Please let us know how many of your children will be eating lunches and on which days by Friday, August 31.

RSVP for Simchas Torah Dinner – Friday, September 14

Join us for a free Spaghetti Dinner on Erev Simchas Torah, Thursday, October 12, as well as the Auction for Simchas Torah Honors. The dinner is free, but please let us know if you plan to attend so we know how much food to buy and prepare. We also welcome dinner sponsors for $25. Please reply by Friday, September 14

Memorial Plaques

Nusach Hari B’nai Zion is offering a unique opportunity to memorialize family members and friends. This year, through Yom Kippur, our normally priced memorial plaques of $360.00 each will be available for $600 for two memorial plaques. Please call the office to order your plaques – 314- 991-2100 ext. 2

2018 High Holiday Newsletter 5779 – Printable PDF