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Weekly E-News, Shaare Mail (Congregation Shaare Emeth)


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Shaare Mail, Congregation Shaare Emeth's weekly e-newsletter, is primarily a review of breaking announcements and events happening in the next two weeks. Between 2012 and 2015, I increased the average open rate by 8% and achieved a high open rate of 45%. Shaare Mail has about 1,640 subscribers including organization members and community members.

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Weekly E-News, Shaare Mail (Congregation Shaare Emeth)

  1. 1. Click "Update Profile/Email" at the bottom of this email to edit your communication preferences. -- Hi. You received this email because you requested to receive e-announcements from Congregation Shaare Emeth. Don't forget to "whitelist" or add and to your address book so we'll be sure to land in your inbox! You may unsubscribe if you no longer wish to receive our emails. Congregation Shaare Emeth 17 September 2015 | 4 Tishrei 5776 Top 6 Happenings What Times are Yom Kippur Services? Service times changed for 2015. View Schedule and Print Booklet Watch your email Monday, Sept. 22, for a special Yom Kippur update. High Holidays Tzedek Oak Hill School Supply Drive Bring in new school supplies or sign up to donate one of the larger items from the teachers' wish list Choose an Item Food Drive Bring a bag of nonperishable foods on Yom Kippur. Eastern Europe Trip Information Now Available Online View and Print Details New 'Wise Aging' Program Recent Losses There were no reported deaths since the last issue. Connect With Us! Worship Schedule Sept. 18-19, 2015 TORAH READING Vayeilech Deuteronomy 31:1-30 Haftarah Reading
  2. 2. Discover the possibilities for living the years ahead with joy, resilience and spirit. Learn More Shaare Emeth's Fall Congregational Read to feature the book Waking up White Waking up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving - details to follow Join the Fall Baby 'n Me Class for Children (and Caregiver!) Ages 6 Weeks to 24 Months Wednesday, Sept. 30, 9:15-10:45 a.m. Your baby or young toddler can play with other children while exploring music, movement and more. Learn More Jewish Life & Learning Opening Day of Religious School is Sept. 27 ...for grades PreK-6. Are your kids registered? Print Registration Materials Register now for 'Engaging Israel' Class! Wednesdays starting Oct. 7, 7-9 p.m. Register by Thursday, Sept. 24 'Engaging Israel: Foundations for a New Relationship' is a Shalom Hartman Institute study series led by Rabbi Bennett Learn More and Register Sukkot Under the Stars Picnic Dinner and Service Sunday, Sept. 27, 6 p.m. at the Camp Pavilion Join us as we rejoice in welcoming the first night of Sukkot with a BYO picnic dinner, music, poetry and prayer around the campfire, and s'mores! Learn More Simply Sukkot Monday, Sept. 28, 9-10:30 a.m. Join us in the Outdoor Kitah (classroom) of the preschool for a fun morning Sukkot celebration! Good for all ages Hos. 14:2-10, Mic. 7:18- 20, Joel 2:15-27 Shuvah Mondays, Thursdays 7:15-7:45 a.m. Weekday Morning Minyan (Pasternak Chapel) Friday, Sept. 18 5:15 p.m. Nosh (Lobby) 6 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Stiffman Sanctuary) Shabbat Shuvah Saturday, Sept. 19 11 a.m. Shabbat Morning Worship Service (Pasternak Chapel) Sunday, Sept. 20 11:30 a.m. Service of Remembrance (at New Mt. Sinai Cemetery) Led by Cantor Warner see High Holidays service information Tuesday, Sept. 22 6 p.m. Erev Yom Kippur Services Kol Nidre 8:30 p.m. Erev Yom Kippur Services Kol Nidre see High Holidays service information Wednesday, Sept. 23 9 a.m. Boker Tov Yom Kippur Children's Service
  3. 3. Live Streaming of 'Living Well, Aging Well' with Rabbis Harold S. Kushner and Rachel Cowan Wednesday, Sept. 30, 7 p.m. In this live streamed event, Rabbis Kushner and Cowan join for an inspiring discussion about what it means to live a good life. Get Details NCJW Human Trafficking Conference sponsored in part by Shaare Emeth Thursday, Oct. 1, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. How can we come together as a community to combat the issue of human trafficking in St. Louis? Learn More and Register B'Yachad Shabbat Sukkot Experience for Young Adults Friday, Oct. 2, 7 p.m. at Shaw Park, North Shelter Celebrate Sukkot and Shabbat with Rabbi Zinn in the beautiful outdoors. Get More Info and RSVP on Facebook The Amazing Race: Sukkot Saturday, Oct. 3, 6:30 p.m. A task-related competition for adults of all ages using today's media to gather items and find clues Learn More Simchat Torah Celebration, Consecration, Service and Concert with Rick Recht Sunday, Oct. 4, 6 p.m. in the Stiffman Sanctuary Celebrate, dance, sing, read and learn with Rick Recht! We'll also welcome our newest students with Consecration. Learn More Bulletin Corrections/Updates High Holidays, Sukkot and Simchat Torah 2015* p. 10 Service of Remembrance is at 11:30 a.m. (this is listed correctly in the at-a-glance schedule on page 2) p. 13 Childcare will no longer be offered at the Erev Yom Kippur 8:30 p.m. service - only at the 6 p.m. service 10:30 a.m. Yom Kippur Service 10:30 a.m. High Holiday Experience for Kids Grades PreK-5 1 p.m. Service of Healing 2:30 p.m. Yom Kippur Afternoon Service led by SETYG 4:30 p.m. Yizkor and Neilah Service see High Holidays service information All services are open to the community Streaming Video Services Ongoing Opportunities Yiddish Club Oct. 13 and 27, 7 p.m. Knitting Group Every other Thursday from 1-3 p.m. Torah Study Tuesdays 10 a.m. Sept. 22 & 29 Saturdays 9:30 a.m. Sept. 19 & 26 Conversational Hebrew with Chani Pinsberg Most Wednesdays 7 p.m. (hiatus during summer months)
  4. 4. *These have been corrected in the online edition of the booklet Tzedek (Justice) Tzedakah Collections View our regular Tzedakah Center collections July/Aug/Sept Tzedakah Recipient: The Sweet Potato Project Monthly Volunteer Opportunities Room at the Inn Monday, Oct. 5, 4 p.m. Peter & Paul Community Services Sunday, Oct. 11; food drop off is Saturday, Oct. 10, at noon Save These Dates! Scrip Special Orders due Friday, Sept. 18, noon Yom Kippur Sept. 22-23 Sukkot Sept. 27-Oct.4 Simchat Torah Oct. 4-5 Health Equipment Lending Program Drive Sunday, Oct. 11, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Wise Aging Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8, Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 8 B'Yachad Spiritual Shabbat Experience for Young Adults Fridays Oct. 30, Dec. 4, Jan. 29 Interfaith Partnership Annual Dinner Thursday, Nov. 5 'In Full Swing' Heart & Soul 2015 Gala: Building Community Nov. 14 First Night of Chanukah Sunday, Dec. 6 Chanukah Celebration featuring Painting for Peace in Ferguson Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 Last Night of Chanukah Monday, Dec. 14 Jewish Heritage Tour of Eastern Europe, including Berlin, Prague, Budapest, Krakow and Warsaw March 31-April 14, 2016 Israel Now Adult Hebrew/B'nei Mitzvah Class with Marci Thal Wednesdays 7 p.m. Contact Debbie Bram, 314- 692-5345 Shaare Emeth Quick Links Make a Tribute Donation Share a Simcha in The Bulletin Report a Hospitalization The Bulletin View the current issue of our monthly newsletter Scrip Gift Cards Fundraiser Youth Groups SE56, SEJYG and SETYG College Connection Men of Shaare Emeth Women of Shaare Emeth > Sandy's Judaica Shop 314-692-5374 (Hours) > CONNECTIONS Let WOSE help you find
  5. 5. Information about politics, religion and culture in Israel Challenges and opportunities for Israel in this New Year | Ynet News The New Year in Israel | Israel21c Video: Yom Kippur in Israel, the streets are free of cars | YouTube Israel holds the solution to world water crisis | Israel21c In the Community 'Tap into YPD' Jewish young professionals happy hour Thursday, Sept. 17, 5:30 p.m. SH'MA: Listen! Speaker Series with Professor Dan Ben-David 'Within Israel Times are Changing' Thursday, Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m. Frankie's on the Park Pop Up Shop by the NCJW Resale Shop Thursday, Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feed The Pantry Feed The Soul HKJFP event at Mills Apple Farm Sunday, Sept. 20, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Arc Angels Foundation Trivia Night to raise money for the awareness and prevention of teen suicide Saturday, Oct. 3, 6 p.m. email for info St. Louis Jewish Community Calendar others with similar interests Jewish Community Links and Resources Shaare Mail: weekly e-news covering events and announcements at Congregation Shaare Emeth for the next two weeks Congregation Shaare Emeth 11645 Ladue Road St. Louis, MO 63141 or email a staff member Temple (314) 569-0010 Preschool (314) 569-0048 Membership at Congregation Shaare Emeth Do you know someone interested in affiliation? If so, please encourage them to contact Rosalie Stein, our executive director, at 314-692-5353 or at
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