Thursday, July 31, 2008

CAY Tisha B'av Schedule- August 10, 2008

Shabbos (August 9)
∙ Taanis begins: 7:50 pm

Motza'ei Shabbos Maariv (August 9)
∙ Maariv : 8:51 pm
∙ Eichah: 9:10 pm

Sunday. August 10

8:30 pm: Shacharis and Kinos

1:01 pm: Chatzos

1:35 pm: Minchah

2:00 pm: Child Appropriate Holocaust Related Videos for Girls at the home of Shari and Steven Weiss - 75-17 141st Place, Kew Gardens Hills

2:15 pm: Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation ($15 Admission, $10 Students)
“Leaving Envy Behind”-HaRav Mattisyahu Solomon & Rabbi Paysach Krohn

4:15 pm: Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation ($15 Admission, $10 Students)
“Leaving Envy Behind”-Rabbi Mordechai Becher & Rabbi Zev Leff

6:00 pm: R’ Moshe Schwerd-“Rachel Imeinu's Role in Our Geula”

7:15 pm: Second Minchah (note: change of time)

7:40 pm: Rabbi Welcher-Tisha B’Av Shiur

8:20 pm: Maariv

8:42 pm: Fast Ends

Bnouncements -Parshas Mas'ei- Rosh Chodesh Av - August 2, 2008

Z’manim:

Candle Lighting:7:52 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan:6:22 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 7:20 pm**

Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi:7:25 am
Shacharis:8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma:9:27 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim:5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon:6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos:8:30 pm
Maariv:9:00 pm

Weekday Shacharis

Maariv
Sunday:8:00 am
Monday & Thursday:6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.,Wed., & Fri.:6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday – Thursday 9:30 pm


*Wives of husbands attending the Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of husbands attending the second Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah.


Shabbos Events:

Shabbos Afternoon:
5:00 pm: The Women's League of Congregation Ahavas Yisroel will present a shiur entitled “Arei Miklat and Divine Judgement,” by Sharon Petrushka at the home of R' Moshe and Tammy Bilitzky, 144-46 72nd Drive.
8:30 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' Dovid Hertzberg.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush:

The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas R'ei (August 30). The minimum sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, please call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).


R'fuah Sh'leimah:

We wish Irwin Nathan a speedy recovery from surgery!

The Shul's R'fuah Sh'leimah list will be revised for Av. If you would like to add additional names, please clearly write the names of any immediate family members in either Hebrew or English on the list, which is located on the Shulchan, or e-mail them to Ronnie Schlanger at ron.schlanger@mutualofamerica.com.

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Yaakov and Atara Serle on the birth of a granddaughter to Dovi and Chana Chaitovsky.

Schedule of Shiurim:

Sunday, August 3:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch will be giving the shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program is cancelled for the next three weeks.

*Please see attached addendum for CAY 5768 Tisha B'Av Program.

Community Beis Medrash Program:

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (next shiur on 8/14)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:

Every Tuesday:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
Every Wednesday:
8:00 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Perspectives on Prayer lecture series for women will be every Wednesday night in the upstairs lobby of the Shul through August 20th. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women.
9:15 pm: Aneinu will be sponsoring a series of shiurim every Wednesday night through August 27 via teleconference. Rabbi Aryeh Lebovitz will be speaking this week. The number to dial to listen to the shiur is 212-461-5860 and the pin number is 9020. After you enter the PIN number, press the pound sign.

Community Events:

Shabbas Nachamu (August 15-16):
Beyond BT/SerandEz is sponsoring a Shabbaton in Kew Gardens Hills on Shabbas Nachamu. Please join us for a full Shabbos program, including relaxed, catered meals and personal thoughts on the themes of Integration, Inspiration, and Individuality. There will also be a melave malka with the BBT Jam Band (in its newest incarnation). Accommodations will be provided for those residing outside of Kew Gardens Hills on a first request-first served basis. Please e-mail us at beyondbt@gmail.com with questions, comments,or to RSVP. Cost is $50 per person.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Bnouncements- Parshas Matos - July 26

Z'manin:
Candle Lighting:7:59 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:28 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 7:25 pm **


Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi:7:25 am
Shacharis:8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma:9:24 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim:5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon:6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos:8:35 pm
Maariv:9:07 pm

Weekday Shacharis
Sunday:8:00 am
Monday & Thursday: 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.,Wed., & Fri.: 6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday – Thursday 9:30 pm


*Wives of husbands attending the Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of husbands attending the second Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah.



Shabbos Events:

Shabbos Afternoon:
8:35 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' David Keehn.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
David and Cynthia Levin on the occasion of the Yarhrtzeit of his father, Shneur Zalman ben Zvi HaLevi, and in Hakaras HaTov to the Ribbono Shel Olam regarding Cindy's successful hip surgery.
Jay and Karen Daitchman on the occasion of the Yahrtzeit of her mother, Bracha Elisheva bas Baruch.

The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Re'eh (August 30). The minimum sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, please call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Schedule of Shiurim:
Sunday, July 27:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch will be giving the shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.

Community Beis Medrash Program:

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (next shiur on 8/7)
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:
Every Tuesday:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
Every Wednesday:
8:00 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Perspectives on Prayer lecture series for women will be every Wednesday night in the upstairs lobby of the Shul through August 20th. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women.
9:15 pm: Aneinu will be sponsoring a series of shiurim every Wednesday night through August 27 via teleconference. Rabbi Pfeiffer will be speaking this week. The number to dial to listen to the shiur is 212-461-5860 and the pin number is 9020. After you enter the PIN number, press the pound sign.
Next Shabbos Afternoon (August 2):
5:00 pm: The Women's League of Congregation Ahavas Yisroel will I"YH present a shiur by Sharon Petrushka next Shabbos, August 2nd, Parshas Masei at 5:00 P.M. at the home of Moshe and Tammy Bilitzky, 144-46 72nd Drive.

Community Events:
Sunday 27, 2008:
7:45 pm: Queens Hachnasas Kallah will have a meeting at the home of Gila Fohn, 70-27 136th Street, Kew Gardens Hills. The hostesses are Gila Fohn (917-650-9742 or Rachayl Habor 443-928-2848). Please bring a gift wrapped gift worth $25.
8:30 pm: CHAZAQ will sponsor a lecture by the renowned R' Dovid Orlofsky at the Beth Gavriel Community Center, 66-35 108th Street,Forest Hills. The lecture is free to both men and women.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

R' Moshe Schwerd on Is the Covenant of Sinai Still Binding? - mp3

R' Moshe Schwerd on Is the Covenant of Sinai Still Binding? - mp3 can be downloaded here

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Wearing Tefillin all Day - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Wearing Tefillin all Day - mp3 can be downloaded part 1 here and part 2 here.

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Bnouncements - Parshas Pinchas - July 17, 2008

Z'manin:

Candle Lighting: 8:04 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:32 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos : 7:30 pm**

Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi:7:25 am
Shacharis:8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma:9:21 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim:5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon:6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos:8:40 pm
Maariv:9:13 pm

Weekday Schedule:

Sunday:
Shacharis:8:00 am (Taanis begins 4:29 am)
Minchah:7:50 pm
Maariv:8:40 pm (Taanis ends 9:04 pm)

Monday & Thursday Shacharis:6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.,Wed., & Fri.:6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Monday- Thursday 9:30 pm


Shabbos Events:

Shabbos Afternoon:

8:40 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by Rabbi Aryeh Goldman.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Matos (July 26). The minimum sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, please call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

R'fuah Sh'leimah:
We wish Cindy Levin (Aydel Chaya bas Gitel) a speedy recovery from hip surgery last week!

Schedule of Shiurim:
Sunday, July 20:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch will be giving the shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.


Sunday, July 20: (Special Shivah Asar B'Tammuz Program)

5:15 pm: There will be a special video presentation entitled ”Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West.” This is a newly edited version with Rabbi Yerachmiel Milstein on Our Spiritual Response in the Hour of Need. (Suggested donation for video is $10)
6:30 pm: R' Moshe Schwerd will be giving a shiur entitled “Is the Covenant of Sinai Still Binding? “(Gemora Shiur) followed by Mincha at 7:50 pm, and Maariv at 8:40 pm.


Community Beis Medrash Program:

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner.
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (next shiur on 8/7).
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky.

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:

Every Tuesday:

9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Every Wednesday:
8:00 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Perspectives on Prayer lecture series for women will be every Wednesday night in the upstairs lobby of the Shul through August 20th. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women.

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Restaurant update

Dairy King in New Hyde Park has closed. In the same location a branch of Bagel Boss under Rabbi Asher Schechter's supervision will be opening.

Thursday, July 10, 2008

Bnouncements -Parshas Balak -July 12, 2008

Z’Manim:

Candle Lighting:
8:09pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:35 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 7:30 pm**


Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi:7:25 am
Shacharis:8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma:9:18 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim:5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon:6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos:8:45 pm
Maariv:9:17 pm

Weekday Shacharis:
Sunday
6:50 am***(Siyim 7:30 am,Daf Yomi 8:00 am) & 8:00 am
Monday & Thursday:6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.,Wed., & Fri.:6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv:
Sunday –Thursday 9:30 pm


*Wives of husbands attending the Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of husbands attending the second Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah.


There will be elevator service starting at 9:15 am on Shabbos morning.

Shabbos Events:

Shabbos Afternoon:
5:00 pm: Cynthia Levin will be giving a shiur entitled “ Bilam as a Negatvie Role Model”, at the home of Todd and Kerrie Greenwald (144-48 72nd Drive) l’zeicher nishmas, her father, Tzvi Hirsch ben Yaakov Yosef HaKohen.
8:45 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' Matis Skylar.


Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush:

The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Matos (July 26). The minimum sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, please call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to R' Binyamin and Basi Blumberg on the birth of a daughter, Rachel Chava! Mazal Tov to Rabbi and Rebbetzin Welcher on the birth of a granddaughter!
Mazal Tov to Tzvi and Batya Fishman on the birth of a granddaughter to Moshe and Ilana Kosowsky of Monsey!
Mazal Tov to Steve and Karen Reisbaum on the birth of a granddaughter, Eliana Rivka, to Nachum & Danielle Braun!

Schedule of Shiurim:


Sunday, July13:

6:50 am: Special Shacharis followed by Siyum of Maseches Sotah. Join us in celebration! Hadran/Siyum - Sotah at 7:30 am, Bentching at 7:50am, Daf Yomi - Starting Gitten at 8:00 am.
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch will be giving the shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos is cancelled this week.

Community Beis Medrash Program:
Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm–10:30pm:
Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner.
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (next shiur on 7/17).
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm - 10:15 pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky.
The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:

Every Tuesday:

9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Every Wednesday:
8:00 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Perspectives on Prayer lecture series for women will be every Wednesday night in the upstairs lobby of the Shul through August 20th. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women.

Community Events:
Every Sunday:
9:10 am: Kew Gardens Hills “AMEN” group for women at the home of Dovid and Ilana Goldschein, 72-10 137th Street. The group is always looking for more participants.

Thursday, July 03, 2008

Bnouncements-Parshas Chukas- July 5, 2008

Z’Manim:
Candle Lighting: 8:11 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan
Minchah Erev Shabbos:
6:37 pm * & 7:30 pm**

Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi:7:25 am
Shacharis:8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma:9:15 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim:5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon:6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos:8:50 pm
Maariv:9:20 pm

Weekday Shacharis:
Sunday:8:00 am
Monday & Thursday:6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.,Wed., & Fri.:6:30 & 7:35 am

Maariv: Sunday – Thursday 9:30 pm


*Wives of husbands attending the Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of husbands attending the second Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah.

There will be elevator service starting at 9:15 am on Shabbos morning and, thereafter, every week.

Shabbos Events:

Shabbos Afternoon:

8:50 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' Avrohom Harris.

Shabbos M’vorchim:

The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Matos (July 26). The minimum sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, please call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!

Mazal Tov to Jay and Kaila Aron on the marriage of their daughter, Tzivie, to Shlomo Pill this week!
Mazal Tov to Steve and Linda Brizel on the birth of a granddaughter, Shira Rus, to Shani and Ari Sendic this past week!
Mazal Tov to Alan and Marcia Hochster on the birth of a daughter this week!
Mazal Tov to Elliot and Phyllis Katten on the upcoming Chasunah of their daughter, Naomi, to Pinchas Saar of Cleveland! Mazal Tov to the kallah's grandmother, Mrs. Senta Ermann!
Mazal Tov to Yoni and Adina Katz on the occasion of the bar mitzvah of their son Yaakov! The entire Shul is invited to a Kiddush in honor of Yaakov's bar mitzvah.
Mazal Tov to R’ Yechezkel and Deborah Rosenberg on their son Yedidyah's engagement to Yali Wakslak, daughter of Rabbi Dr. & Mrs. Chaim Wakslak of Long Beach, NY!
Mazal Tov to Moshe and Gila Schwerd on the birth of a grandson to their children Bracha and Moshe Walfish!
Mazal Tov to Yaakov and Atara Serle on the aufruf of their son Yehuda and his upcoming wedding this week to Miriam Kalaie of Great Neck! The Entire Shul is invited to a Kiddush in honor of Yehuda's aufruf.

R'fuah Sh'leimah:

We wish R' Chaim Pearl a speedy recovery!

The Shul's R'fuah Sh'leimah list will be revised for Tammuz. If you would like to add additional names, please clearly write the names of any immediate family members in either Hebrew or English on the list, which is located on the Shulchan, or email them to Ronnie Schlanger at ron.schlanger@mutualofamerica.com.


Schedule of Shiurim:

Sunday, July 6:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch will be giving the shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.

Community Beis Medrash Program:


Sunday-Thursday, 8:00pm-10:30pm:


Every Monday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner.
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (next shiur on 7/10).
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15 pm: Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah led by R' Moshe Bilitzky.
The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League:

Shabbos Afternoon July 12:
5:00 pm: Next Shabbos Parshas Balak, Cynthia Levin will be giving a shiur at the home of Todd and Kerrie Greenwald (144-48 72nd Drive) l’zeicher nishmas her father,Tzvi Hirsch ben Yaakov Yosef HaKohen.The topic is to be determined.

Every Tuesday:
9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Every Wednesday:

8:00 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Perspectives on Prayer lecture series for women will return during the summer to a weekly basis. It will be every Wednesday night in the upstairs lobby of the Shul from July 2nd through August 20th. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women.

Community Events:

Every Sunday:

9:10 am: Kew Gardens Hills “AMEN” group for women at the home of Dovid and Ilana Goldschein, 72-10 137th Street. The group is always looking for more participants.

Sunday July 6:

8:30 pm: CHAZAQ will sponsor a lecture by the renowned R' Fischel Schachter at the Beth Gavriel Community Center, 66-35 108th Street,Forest Hills. The lecture is free to both men and women.