In The Community

Community – Week of January 30, 2021

January 30, 2021 ~ 17 Shevet 5781

Candle Lighting 5:01 pm
Shabbos Ends 6:05 pm

Parshas: Shirah: Exodus 13:7 — 17:16
Chumash pages 366 – 393

Haftorah: Judges 4: 4 – 5:31
Chumash page 1152-1154

Erev Shabbos, January 29

Mincha & Ma’ariv ~ 5:00 pm

Shabbos, January 23

Shabbat Services ~ 9:00 am
Mincha ~ 4:50 pm

Parsha Deep Dive with Rabbi Avi Okin – Making Mitzvos Beautiful.”

Ma’ariv/Shabbos ends ~ 6:05 pm


Important: Don’t forget to register to attend Shabbat services.
Call 991-2100 ext. 2 or by 4pm Thursday.

See the bulletin for Davening times.

Happy Birthday ~ Dr. Ram Volotzky, Helayne Levitt, Sara Garmaise, Phyllis Loiterstein, Sally Katz and Terri Schnitzer

Happy Anniversary ~ NA

This Week and Beyond

  • Sunday, January 31 ~ 12:00 pm ~ Presentation: “Where in the World is Mt. Sinai: Alternative ideas of locating the mountain where civilization obtained its basis for a moral and legal code.” by Menachem Szus.

    Join by video at:

  • Sunday, January 31 ~ 4:00- 5:30 pm Pizza Night Carry Out Only! $14 per pizza with your choice of one or all the topping: mushrooms, onions, and green peppers. Super Bowl Special: Buy two or more and get $1 off each pizza. Don’t eat Pizza? Buy one for our Chesed program!
    Order by Friday Jan. 29 at noon. Call 991-2100 ext 2 or

  • Sunday, February 7~ 7:00-8:00 pm ~ Family Trivia Night ~ A program of the NHBZ Children & Young Families Committee. See the flyer for details.
  • Monday, February 8~ 7:00 om~ Zionist Movie Club ~ online, please see the flyer.

  • Monday, February 15 ~ 7:00-8:00 pm ~ Family Trivia Night ~ A program of the NHBZ Children & Young Families Committee. See the flyer for details.

Join Rabbi Okin and young men from all over Saint Louis for Torah and Camaraderie Thursday Nights from 8-830 pm. Sessions will begin virtually for a text-based and interactive learning session. If you are interested, join the Whatsapp group using this link:


Purim is coming!

Purim falls out on February 25-26 this year. Stay tuned for details of our Megilla readings, Purim Palooza and more, in next week’s bulletin.


NHBZ Young Family Corner 

2/7- Family Trivia Night  

2/21- Pre-Purim Event 

3/21- Pre-Pesach Event

3/28- Pesach Event

Stay tuned for some exciting Young Family initiatives that will be rolled out in the next few weeks! 


Community News

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