Community Calendar

60's+ singles host Recht

The Reform Singles Together 60’s+ Group of United Hebrew Congregation will present a musical program with Rick Recht at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 27. The cost to attend the dinner and program is $8.50. Send check payable to Ken Schwartz, c/o United Hebrew Congregation, 13788 Conway Rd., St. Louis, MO, 63141 by April 24. For more info, call Ruth at 314-432-4247.

‘A Taste’ satisfies curiosity

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Congregation Shaare Emeth will present “A Taste of Judaism: Are You Curious?” on three successive Wednesday evenings: April 26, May 3 and May 10 from 7-8:30 p.m. at 11645 Ladue Road in Creve Coeur. The three sessions will discuss how Judaism addresses prayer, the bible and morals/ethics. There is no fee for the program, but reservations are required by Monday, April 24. For more information contact Subie Banaszynski at 314-569-0010 or [email protected] .

Show to be presented

A one-woman show, In Sarah’s Voice will be presented by Kathleen Sitzer, artistic director of the New Jewish Theater, at the Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library’s annual Friends of the Library program at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 27, at the library in the Federation Kopolow Building, 12 Millstone Campus Dr. Admission is free to members of the Friends of the Library and $6 for the general public. Seating is limited and reservations are required by Tuesday, April 25. To make a reservation or for information call 314-442-3720.

Glik family honored

The Jewish Federation of Southern Illinois, Southeast Missouri and Western Kentucky is happy to announce a reception and dinner in honor of the Glik Family at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 7 at the Sheraton Hotel in Clayton. Cost to be a Patron is $1,080 for Platinum Patrons, $720 for Gold Patrons, $540 for Silver Patrons, $360 for Bronze Patrons. Individual tickets for the reception and dinner are an additional $100 each. For further information, to purchase tickets, or to make a donation, call 877-714- 6103 or 618-398-6100 or e-mail

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NCJW honors Gianino

The National Council of Jewish Women-St. Louis Section will present Paula Gianino, president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region, with the 2006 Hannah G. Solomon Founder’s Award on Wednesday, May 10 at Neiman Marcus. The annual Celebrating Women reception is open to the public. Call 314-993-5181 or visit The program begins at 5:30 p.m. and costs $35 for NCJW members and $40 for non-members.

Save Darfur Coalition

The Jewish Community Relations Council is coordinating the Call To Action — Vigil for Darfur at 6:30 p.m. May 10 at the steps of the Missouri History Museum. Jerry Fowler of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum will speak at 7 p.m. in the musum’s Marcella Wiget Macdermott Grand Hall.

String quartet

Traditional Congregation’s Knosh & Knowledge will present the Ravit String Quarter from 10-11:30 a.m. May 21. Call Barry Schapiro at 636-532-5888 for information.

Tour de Fun

Tour de Fun is scheduled for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, June 4, Our at the Jewish Community Center in Creve Coeur, 2 Millstone Campus Drive. The cost is $10 per child, free for adults. For more information, to sign up or to volunteer on that day, visit or contact Sara Winkelman at 314-442-3268.