Museum continues film series

The Holocaust Museum and Learning Center monthly film series will feature A Jew Among the Germans at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, in the Holocaust Museum Theater in the Jewish Federation Kopolow Building. In this film, director, producer and writer Marian Marzynski, a child survivor of the Holocaust in Poland, confronts his 60 years of fear and distrust for the German people. This program is free; reservations are not required. For additional information, call 314-442-3714.

Forum on image of Muslims

United Hebrew Congregation will sponsor a forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28 in the Messing Auditorium. The program is titled The Image of Muslims in the Media. Gulten Ilhan, associate professor of Humanities and Global Studies Coordinator at Meramec Community College, will speak. A dessert reception will follow the program. There is no charge, but reservations are required. Call Nancy Motchan at 314-434-3404, ext.102 by Nov. 27 to RSVP.

Bais Abraham Shabbat

The Bais Abraham community will hold a Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat service at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, followed by a festive Shabbat dinner in the shul, 6910 Delmar Blvd. RSVP by Nov. 27 by e-mail to [email protected], by phone-314-721-3030, or by credit card on the web at The cost is $12 for an adult, $6 for a child.

Cardozo Society lecture

Nigerian human rights attorney Hauwau Ibrahim, noted for her groundbreaking defense of a woman sentenced to death by stoning for having a child out of wedlock, will address Jewish Federation’s Cardozo Society from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, in the home of Tom and Jennifer Hillman. Ibrahim is currently a visiting professor at Saint Louis University School of Law. The event is free. Register by Nov. 30 online at or call Stella Bilbrey at 314-442-3818.

Used Book Sale scheduled

The annual Used Jewish Book Sale will be held at the Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library from Sunday, Dec. 3 through Tuesday, Dec. 12. The library is located in the Jewish Federation Kopolow Building, 12 Millstone Campus Dr. Library hours are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information call 314-442-3720 or email [email protected].

UH will hold discussion

The United Hebrew Israel Committee will sponsor a dinner and discussion with Galit Lev-Harir, a member of the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) Israel Speakers Bureau at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, in the Jablon Youth Lounge. The cost to attend is $8 per person, which includes dinner. To make reservations, send a check payable to United Hebrew Congregation c/o Ken Schwartz, United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Rd., St. Louis, Mo. 63141 by Dec. 5. For more information, call Ken at 314-434-3404 ext. 103.