Thursday, March 12, 2009

Bnouncements-Parshas Ki Sisah-Parah-March 14, 2009


Candle Lighting: 6:42 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 5:30 pm *
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 6:49 pm

Hashkamah Minyan:7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 10:06 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 5:40 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon followed by S’udah Sh’lishis: 6:30 pm
Maariv: 7:52 pm

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

Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

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

**Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of March 14 is 6:17 am

Shabbos Events:

S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsorship:
S’udah Sh’lishis this week is sponsored by Harvey and Judy Blitz on the occasion of the yahrzeit of her father, HaRav Yisrael ben Yehoshua.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas VaYakhel-P'kudei (March 21). Sponsorship is $100.
If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Jay Daitchman (718-263-1688).

Mazal Tov!
Mazal Tov to Martin and Yaffa Katz upon the birth of a granddaughter, Hadassah, to their children Yehuda & Devorah Katz!

Schedule of Shiurim
Sunday, March 15:

8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch's shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah l’zeicher nishmas Joan Maybruch.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.
Tuesday, March 17:
8:30-9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Chametz: Bitul, Bedikah and Mechirah.”
Thursday, March 19:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (Davening: Fine-Tuning Your T'filah in Word and in Deed).

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 Tuesday, 8:30pm-9:30pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, this week entitled “Chametz: Bitul, Bedikah and Mechirah”
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 (contact Rich Gewanter at for the schedule)
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:

8:00-9:00 pm: Dr. Michelle Levine's weekly shiur for women on Personalities in Sefer Shoftim will be held in Ahavas Yisroel. The class is for women at any level of learning. There will be a nominal weekly charge. For more information, please contact Rochelle Graubard at 917-816-6307.
9:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Community Events
Motza’ei Shabbos, March 14 :

9:15 pm:There will be a Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation Production film entitled “The Inner Meaning of Birkas HaChamah.” The speakers will be Rabbi Avrohom Chaim Feuer and Rabbi Paysach Krohn. Suggested donation is $10.00.
Next Motza’ei Shabbos, March 21:
8:45 pm: Kollel Ner Dovid (the kollel of the Rabbinical Seminary of America/Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim) in Kew Gardens Hills, will hold its annual chinese auction, “Golden Treasures,” in the Student Union Building at Queens College. A full milchig buffet will be served.