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Community – Week of July 11th 2020

June 11, 2020 ~ 19 Tammuz 5780

Happy Birthday ~ Naomi Shanker, Murray Hochberg, Toby Katz, Anna Rose Tendler and Ron Makovsky

Anniversaries ~ Brian & Debbie Sher

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Parshas: Pinchas Number 25:10 – 30:1
Haftorah: Jeremiah 1:1 – 2:3

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Chumash pages 876-899
Chumash pages 1192-1193

Candle Lighting 8:11 pm
Shabbat Ends 9:14 pm

* Thursday, July 9th – Fast of 17th of Tammuz,: Fast begins at 4:32 A.M., concludes at 9:09 P.M.

This Week and Beyond…

  • Wednesday, July 8 ~ 7:00 pm “Coping with the Pandemic” Join us for a Zoom presentation and discussion with Beth Koritz, M.Ed, L.P.C., N.C.C. Join by video at:
  • MINYAN Sunday and Wednesday Evenings at 7:00 pm ~ We have started a limited outdoor minyan at NHBZ. RSVP to Alan Zarkowsky
  • Wednesday, July 8 ~ 7:00 pm ~ Join us for a presentation and discussion with Beth Koritz, M.Ed, L.P.C., N.C.C. on “Coping with the Pandemic”. Ms. Koritz will touch upon pandemic related issues such as depression, anxiety, and isolation from friends and family and answer questions submitted in advance. . If you have a question to submit in advance, please contact Rabbi Smason at See the flyer for more details.The Zoom link to this program is:
  • Friday Evening, July 10 ~ Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat Service at 6:45 pm
    Join us for our Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat. We’ll gather on Zoom to welcome Shabbat in song with a guest Chazzan and Rabbi Smason providing inspirational and instructive Dvar Torah.
    Join by video: Join by audio: 314-325-8791

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Community News

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Sunday, July 19 ~ The Sarah Adelman Memorial Lecture will be a Zoom event this year with speaker Rabbi Jeffrey Bienenfeld. Please email for the Zoom link.

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