In The Community

Community – Week of June 27th 2020

June 27, 2020 ~ 28 Sivan 5780
Candle Lighting 8:11 pm
Shabbat Ends 9:14 pm

Parshas: Korach: Numbers 16:1 – 18:32 – Chumash pages 820 -837

Haftorah: 1 Samuel 11:14 — 12:22 – Chumash pages 1187-1187

Happy Birthday ~ Vivian Zarkowsky, Frances Cohen, Melanie Sallis, Joanna Alper & Jessica Fadem

Anniversaries ~ Jeff & Irena Scheer 

This Week and Beyond…

  • Friday Evening, June 26 ~ 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
  • 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 bulletin for more information.

    The Zoom link to this program is:

Important NHBZ Survey

Members – we are conducting a survey to determine the direction of our virtual programming for the summer and fall of 2020. We are looking for your ideas on what programs excite and inspire you. Holiday? Family? Education? Please fill in as many ideas as you like. Check your email or the Bulletin.

Accepting Classified Ads for the NHBZ Shabbat Bulletin

Do you have a business or wish to advertise an item in our Shabbat bulletin? For only $18.00 per month your JPEG, PDF or MS WORD designed ad can be seen by all our members and friends plus on our website. Contact Jeff at or call 314-991-2100 ext 2.

  • If you know of anyone who would like to receive the NHBZ Shabbat bulletin, please send their email to the office.

  • Rabbi’s Sermon ~ To receive an email edited version of Rabbi Smason’s sermon please contact Rabbi Smason at