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East St Louis Shetl – Reunion

July 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An Informal Reunion of all those Jews who share a connecion with the Jewish Communities of East St Louis and surrounding communities in Illinois, including those whose families who lived there, were merchants, attended schools, synagogues and camps.

The event is scheduled on the Yarzheit of a Jewish Merchant William Keyser of Keyser Hardware who died in the race riots on July 2, 1917 saving the life of a black woman.

Kaddish for the memory of all those of East Side Ancestry will be led by Steve Keyser, Mr Keyser’s Great Grandson.

Details

Date:
July 14
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Southern Illinois Missouri Kentuchy Jewish Federation [SIMoKy]
Phone:
877-714-6103
Email:
Debra@CampBenFrankel
Website:
http://www.simokyfed.com

Other

Kosher
N/A

Venue

Agudas Achim Beth Israel
225 N High St (at "C" Street)
Belleville, Illinois 62220
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Phone:
618-233-3602
Website:
http://www.simokyfed.com/congregations