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Filled with energy-friendly features such as water-retaining xeriscaping, high-performance fluorescent lighting and thermal equalizers in the gym, the Staenberg Family Complex was a model of efficiency. Though the complex’s footprint was smal…

St. Charles County represents nearly 10 percent of all Jews living in the St. Louis region, but it has no full-time rabbi. That is about to change. On the first night of Hannukah, the Chabad of Greater St. Louis announced a new fifth chapter …

The 13th annual St. Louis Jewish Community Blood Drive at Young Israel synagogue will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12. In conjunction with the blood drive, there will be a drive to benefit the Harvey Korblum Jewish Food Pant…

The Kol Rinah Men’s Club will welcome St. Louis sports broadcaster Ron Jacober to its annual sports dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19. 

Central Reform Congregation’s Mitzvah Farm and Orchard received the 2019 Irving J. Fain Social Justice Award at the Union of Reform Judaism Biennial in Chicago on Dec. 12.  CRC was one of 21 congregations across the country recognized this ye…

The Jewish Community Center is seeking donated books in advance of its Winter Used Book Sale in January.  Donations of books are still being accepted through Jan. 10 at the J’s Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus Drive. 

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Chabad of Greater St. Louis will be partnering with Home Depot to offer a pre-Hanukkah Menorah Workshop from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15 at the Home Depot, 1603 S. Hanley Road. 

Longtime museum executive Sandra Harris has been named as the new Executive Director for the Holocaust Museum & Learning Center (HMLC). Harris, who will start Jan. 13, 2020, comes aboard as the HMLC celebrates its 25th year.

Hanukkah storytelling, STEAM activities for children and a singing presentation will be featured at the 26th annual Hanukkah Celebration to be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18 at Schnucks Ladue Crossing shopping center, I-170 at Ladue…