Thursday, June 11, 2009

Bnouncements- Parshas B'ha'aloschah-June13, 2009


Candle Lighting: 8:09 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:34*
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: 9:09 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon: 6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos: 8:50 pm
Maariv: 9:18 pm

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

Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

*Wives of husbands attending the First Plag Minyan should light 23 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of husbands attending the Second Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah and not before.

**Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of June 13 is 4:34 am.

Shabbos Events
Shabbos Afternoon:

5:00 pm: Cynthia Levin will, be'H, present a shiur entitled “Bircas Cohanim” on Shabbos afternoon, at her home located at 144-39 73rd Avenue. The shiur is given in memory of the Yahrzeit of her father, Tzvi Hirsch ben Yaakov Yoseph HaKohen.
8:50 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' Kamin.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Sh'lach (June 20). 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).

Schedule of Shiurim
Sunday, June 14:

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, June 16:
8:30-9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur, will resume after summer.
Thursday, June 18:
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 will resume after summer.
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:
9:30 pm:
Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.

Graduates Kiddush
If you are interested in co-sponsoring a Kiddush for a special someone who is graduating at any level please contact Rivkah Baum at . The kiddush would be sometime in June. Please send your names, the graduate's names, and where they are graduating from. We'll try to keep the cost at or under $50.

Community Events
Sunday, June 21:
JEP Event:

9:00 am:The Queens Jewish Education Program (JEP) Annual Testimonial Breakfast will take place at 9:00 am on Sunday, June 21, 2009, at the Young Israel of Hillcrest. David & Bella Kirschner and Herschel Meir & Zahava Praeger will be honored at the event. If you would like to participate in the group ad for the Shul , please contact David Levin at or 917-406-9884. The deadline for the group ad is Sunday, June 14. For further information about the event itself, contact the director, Rabbi Yaakov Finestone at 718-544-5213. Couvert $100 per person.
Sunday, June 21 (3:30-6:00 pm):
Kesivas Sefer Torah Event:

Your lives and the lives of the children in our community have directly been affected by Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim. Please consider the significant impact of this Yeshiva in our community. In conjunction with the Yeshiva's Sefer Torah campaign in memory of the Rosh HaYeshiva, Rav Henach Leibowitz, zt'l, a Kesivas Sefer Torah event will be held on June 21 at the home of our Rav, located at 136-07 72nd Avenue.