Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Bnouncements - Sukkos/Bereishis

Bnouncements - Sukkos/Bereishis
September 27 - October 6, 2007

Z’MANIM
Please refer to the special Yamim Nora’im Z’manim

MAZEL TOVS

Mazel Tov to Rabbi and Mrs. Yaakov Finestone on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Gershon, the first day of Yom Tov!

SHUL EVENTS
AY’s annual Sukkah-hop will take place on the first day of Yom Tov, Thursday, September 27. There will be separate boys and girls groups, ages 5-7 and 8-11. There will also be a group for children under 5 but the child must be accompanied by an adult. Everyone wishing to participate should arrive at the Shul no later than 3:30 p.m.
Groups will be leaving the Shul at 3:45 and will be returning at 5:00 p.m.
Please pick up your child promptly at 5:00 p.m. at the Shul.
And, in the event of inclement weather, the rule is: If there is a drop, there’ll be NO hop!

Thank you to all of our host families and a special Yasher Koach
to Lorey Friedman for organizing and executing the Sukkah-hop.

The Rav and Rebbetzin once again would like to personally invite everyone to their annual Shmini Atzeres Kiddush in their beautiful Sukkah immediately following davening on Thursday, October 4.
They look forward to greeting you, your extended families and all your guests then.

Thank you to Mrs. Gitle Bekelnitzky and Yaakov Serle for donating the candy and sweets on Simchas Torah in memory of her husband, Simcha Gedalia ben Shraga Faivesh and the Yahrzeit of his father on Kof Tishrei, Yisroel ben Moshe Nachum.

SCHEDULE CHANGES
· The Rav will not be giving his halacha shiur on Chol HaMoed. The shiur will resume after Yom Tov on Tuesday, October 9.

· The 7:35 a.m. weekday Shacharis will resume on Monday, October 8.

SHUL SHIURIM
Sunday Morning Learning Program will be in session Chol HaMoed

R’ Daniel Stein’s Shiur will begin at 8:50 a.m.,
L’Zeicher Nishmas Joan Maybruch.

R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusa program will not take place on Chol HaMoed. It will resume on Sunday, October 7, at 9:30 a.m.

WOMEN’S LEAGUE
The Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group will meet on Chol HaMoed as well as after Yom Tov on Tuesday, October 9.
The group meets at 9:30 p.m. and is very much in need of volunteers to participate.

To have your announcements appear in the weekly AYnouncements, please send the text to djkirschner@verizon.net by Wednesday evening. Submissions are subject to approval and may be edited for brevity and clarity.

Sunday, September 23, 2007

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Shema and Emes V'Yatziv - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Shema and Emes V'Yatziv - mp3 can be downloaded here.

R' Daniel Stein on Halachos of Esrog - mp3

R' Daniel Stein on Halachos of Esrogim - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Rabbi Welcher on Teshuva on Yom Kippur According to the Rambam and Rabbeinu Yonah - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Teshuva on Yom Kippur According to the Rambam and Rabbeinu Yonah - mp3 can be downloaded here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Tevilah on Erev Yom Kippur- mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Tevilah on Erev Yom Kippur- mp3 can be downloaded here.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Bnouncements – Rosh Hashanah – September 13 & 14, 2007

The weekly Bnouncements which normally appear here will not be posted this week. Please refer to the Yamim Nora’im Z’manin document link below for the davening times on Yom Tov, Shabbos and next week. If you have a specific announcement which must be made on Yom Tov or Shabbos, please send an email to djkirschner@verizon.net no later than 11:00 a.m. Erev Rosh Hashanah (on Wednesday, September 12).

On a personal note, Dovid Levin, the Officers, the Gabbaim and the Board of Directors along with our families would like to take this opportunity to wish the entire membership a K'sivah VaChasimah Tovah.

Kol Tov

Sunday, September 09, 2007

Rabbi Welcher, R' Schwerd, R' Stein, R' Rosenberg - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Selichos night can be downloaded here here.

Rabbi Welcher on Halachos of Blowing Shofar can be downloaded here.

R' Daniel Stein on Hilchos Teshuva - Chapter 2 can be downloaded here.

R' Moshe Schwerd on Rosh Hoshana - Why Change is Possible can be downloaded here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg on How Loud Can You Daven on Yomim Noraim and Other Times can be downloaded here.

Thursday, September 06, 2007

Bnouncements – Nitzavim-VaYeilech – September 8, 2007

Z’MANIM

Candle Lighting - 7:00
Minchah Erev Shabbos - 7:07
Hashkamah Minyan - 7:15
Daf Yomi - 7:25
Shacharis - 8:30
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma - 9:41
Rav's Shiur in Pesachim - 5:45
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon - 6:45
S’udah Sh’lishis - following Minchah
Maariv - 8:07

Slichos Motza’ei Shabbos - 12:35
Shacharis Sunday - 8:00
Slichos & Shacharis Monday - 5:50
Slichos & Shacharis Tuesday - 6:00
Slichos & Shacharis Erev Rosh HaShanah - 5:15
Maariv Sunday through Tuesday - 9:30

The Women’s League will hold its final Pirkei Avos Shiur this Shabbos, Parshas Nitzavim-VaYeilech. The shiur will be held at the home of Stuart and Lise Panish, 71-14 136th Street. The speaker will be Rivky Kutner.

Motza’ei Shabbos - Slichos Evening

At 9:20 p.m., R’ Moshe Schwerd will be giving a shiur on Rosh HaShanah:
Why Change is Possible!!!

At 10:30 p.m., the Vaad L’Chizuk HaTorah will present Rav Baruch Simon & Rav Noach Isaac Oelbaum at Congregation Nachlas Yitzchak.

Slichos will be at 12:35 a.m.

If you still need seats for the Yamim Nora’im, please contact Irwin Nathan (men’s section) or Ellen Cohen (women’s section) immediately.


SCHEDULE CHANGES

The Rav will not be giving his halacha shiur this Tuesday.

There will be no 7:35 a.m. weekday Shacharis until after Succos.


MAZEL TOVS!

Mazel Tov to Barry and Penina Katz on the marriage of their son, Dovid,
to Ruthe Granek this past week!
Mazal Tov to the Kallah’s parents, Ya’acov and Yocheved Granek!


REFUAH SH’LEIMAH

Etti Blum continues to be in need of our Tefilos for a Refuah Sh’leimah. Her name has been changed to Chaya Etta Sarah bas Devorah.


SHUL EVENTS

Sunday Morning Learning Program

R’ Daniel Stein’s Shiur on Hilchos Teshuvah will begin at 8:50 a.m.,
L’Zeicher Nishmas Joan Maybruch.

R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusa program in Berachos will begin at 9:30 a.m.

The Rav will also be giving a ten-minute shiur on Shaarei T’shuvah
every evening immediately following Maariv.


WOMEN’S LEAGUE

The Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group will be held this Tuesday, September 11,
at 9:30 p.m. The Women’s League is always searching for volunteers to participate.


To have your announcements appear in the weekly AYnouncements, please send the text to djkirschner@verizon.net by Wednesday evening. Submissions are subject to approval and may be edited for brevity and clarity.

Zmanim for Selichos - Yomim Nora'im - Thru Parshas Vaeira

Zmanim for Selichos - Yomim Nora'im - thru Parshas Vaeira can be downloaded here.

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Hirhur K'Dibur By Shema - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Hirhur K'Dibur By Shema - mp3 can be downloaded here.

R' Daniel Stein on Hilchos Teshuva - Chapter 2 - mp3

R' Daniel Stein on Hilchos Teshuva - Chapter 2 - mp3 can be downloaded here.