Friday, August 28, 2009

B'nouncements Parshas Ki Seitzei August 29th 2009

Z’MANIM
Candle Lighting 7:15 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan
Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:52 pm *
6:50 pm **

Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Daf Yomi 7:25 am
Shacharis 8:30 am Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:38 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:00 pm Minchah Shabbos Afternoon 6:00 pm
Maariv 8:22 pm


Weekday Shacharis Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday & Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.; Wed., & Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am

*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.

*Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of August 29th is 5:31am.*
SHABBOS EVENTS
The Women's League will hold a shiur this Shabbos Parshas Ki Seitzei (Aug 29) at 5:00 P.M. at the home of Malka and David Kaplow, 147-07 75th Avenue, entrance on the lower right level. David Kaplow will speak on "Hospitality, do it or you lose!" on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of Malka's mother, Sara bas Henach z"l.

SHABBOS KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos Kiddush will take place on Parshiyos Nitzavim-VaYeilech (September 12). 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).
New Shul Members:
Welcome to new members Akiva & Chani Shapiro
Siyum for Daf Yomi Bava Metzia – Sunday, August 30
6:45 Davening, 7:20 Siyum, 7:45 Bentching, 7:55 Daf

New Shul Seating

Baruch HaShem the new seating has arrived. Thanks in advance for your cooperation as we make this exciting transition.We would like to thank the following members for helping us with the planning, design and installation of the new seating:
Yisroel Benedek, Mark Frankel, Yehudah Frankel, Danny Goldschmiedt, Alan Hochster, Ariel Hochster, Eitan Hochster, Leslie Knoller, David Levin, Irwin Nathan, Shira Rubin, Leon Stern, Chana Wasserman

Yamim Norim Seats
Please reserve your seats the before September 1 deadline, as the seats are almost all sold out. After September1, the seating will be open to non-members and will be on a first-come first-served basis.
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, AUGUST 30:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur will not be given this week.
9:15 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3RD: 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 the 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 rgewanter@gmail.com 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:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Tuesday, September 1, at 7:00 PM at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills (which is located at 150-05 70th Road in Kew Gardens Hills). In an effort to educate people about protecting children from improper behavior and sexual predatory acts, there will be a program open to the entire community sponsored by the National Council of Young Israel, the Queens Jewish Community Council, the Queens County District Attorney's Office, the Vaad Harabonim of Queens, Jewish Connections - Pride Of Judea - Ezrat Chayim, Jewish Board of Family & Children's Services, and the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills. The program is critical for parents, teachers, and rabbanim and will address prevention, awareness and action strategies. Opening remarks will be delivered by Rabbi Herschel Welcher, the Mara D'Asra of Congregation Ahavas Yisroel. The guest speaker will be David Pelcovitz, Ph.D., the Strauss Professor of Education and Psychology at the Azrieli School of Jewish Education at Yeshiva University. For more information about "Keep Kids Safe from inappropriate behavior at school, in camp, and in the neighborhood," call Rebbetzin Judi Steinig, the Director of Programming for the National Council of Young Israel, at 212-929-1525, or send an e-mail to jsteinig@youngisrael.org.

Rabbi Yissocher Frand 1st Annual Queens Teshuva Drasha Tuesday, September 1, 7:30 pm ,at YOUNG ISRAEL OF FOREST HILLS ,71-00 Yellowstone Blvd., Forest Hills (Easy Commute by Bus or Subway). For Information & Tickets, call: 718-268-7100 or 718-459-8432.

Friday, August 21, 2009

Bnouncements-Parshas Shoftim-August 22, 2009

Candle Lighting: 7:26 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:01 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 7:00 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 .

Hashkamah Minyan: 7:15 am
Daf Yomi: 7:25 am
Shacharis: 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma: 9:35 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim: 5:00 pm
Minchah Shabbos Afternoon: 6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos: 8:00 pm
Maariv: 8:33 pm

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

Maariv:
Sunday-Thursday: 9:30 pm

*Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of August 22nd is 5:24 am.*
SHABBOS EVENTS

SHABBOS AFTERNOON:
This Shabbos afternoon, promptly at 5:00 pm, a Pirkei Avos Shiur for women will take place at Congregation Degel Israel (Rabbi Sheinfeld’s Shtiebel) on Main St. at 68th Drive. Tova Well will speak. All women are welcome to attend.

8:00 pm: Pirkei Avos Shiur, given this week by R' Shaul Gross

SHABBOS KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos Kiddush will take place on Parshiyos Nitzavim-VaYeilech (September 12). 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).

Siyum for Daf Yomi Bava Metzia – Sunday August 30 (not August 23rd)
6:45 Davening, 7:20 Siyum, 7:45 Bentching, 7:55 Daf

New Seating
The Shul’s new seating is to arrive this week. Please contact Mark Frankel at 718-575-9305 if you have not discussed your seat in the new seating arrangement.

Schedule of Shiurim
SUNDAY, AUGUST 23:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur will not be given this week.
9:15 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos. will not be given this week.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 27: 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 the 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 rgewanter@gmail.com 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:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
Community Events
Wednesday, August 26 - 7:00 PM
The Queens Jewish Community Council (QJCC) is sponsoring a free concert at Cunningham Park featuring "Yehuda" a well-known and outstanding performer. Last year's concert was fabulous. There is no charge; just bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Tuesday, September 1, at 7:00 PM at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills (which is located at 150-05 70th Road in Kew Gardens Hills). In an effort to educate people about protecting children from improper behavior and sexual predatory acts, there will be a program open to the entire community sponsored by the National Council of Young Israel, the Queens Jewish Community Council, the Queens County District Attorney's Office, the Vaad Harabonim of Queens, Jewish Connections - Pride Of Judea - Ezrat Chayim, Jewish Board of Family & Children's Services, and the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills. The program is critical for parents, teachers, and rabbanim and will address prevention, awareness and action strategies. Opening remarks will be delivered by Rabbi Herschel Welcher, the Mara D'Asra of Congregation Ahavas Yisroel. The guest speaker will be David Pelcovitz, Ph.D., the Strauss Professor of Education and Psychology at the Azrieli School of Jewish Education at Yeshiva University.

For more information about "Keep Kids Safe from inappropriate behavior at school, in camp, and in the neighborhood," call Rebbetzin Judi Steinig, the Director of Programming for the National Council of Young Israel, at 212-929-1525, or send an e-mail to jsteinig@youngisrael.org.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Z’MANIM
Candle Lighting 7:36 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan
Minchah Erev Shabbos 6:09 pm *
7:10 pm **

Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Daf Yomi 7:25 am
Shacharis 8:30 am Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:33 am
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:00 pm Minchah Shabbos Afternoon 6:00 pm
Pirkei Avos 8:10 pm Maariv 8:43 pm


Weekday Shacharis Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday & Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tues.; Wed., & Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am

*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 .

*Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of August 15th is 5:17am.*
SHABBOS EVENTS

SHABBOS AFTERNOON:
Shabbos Afternoons promptly at 5:00pm a Pirkei Avos Shiur series for women is taking place
At Congregation Degel Israel (Rabbi Sheinfeld’s Shtiebel)on Main St. at 68th Drive, Rena Greenberg
will be speaking this Shabbos Parshas R’ei, August 15th, followed by Tova Well, next Shabbos
Parshas Shoftim, August 22nd. All women are welcome to attend.

8:10 pm: Pirkei Avos Shiur, given this week by R' Avrohom Moshe Heller

SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH SPONSORS :
Yaakov and Chernie Arfe on the occasion of the 27th Yahrzeit of her father Pesach ben Tzvi Yitzchak
Steven and Linda Brizel L’zacher nishmas Yizchak ben Zelig
Richard and Terri Kalker in honor of their son Yisrael making Aliyah, Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Avi Riechman in honor of Mrs. Sarah Simanowitz becoming First Lady.

The next Shabbos Kiddush will take place on Parshas Nitzavim-VaYeilech (September 12). 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).



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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, AUGUST 16:
8:50 am:R’Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur will not be given this week.
9:15 am:R’Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 20:R’Yisroel Benedek’s shiur series will resume august 27th.

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 the summer.
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner will resume this week. August 19th.
EVERY OTHER THURSDAY, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com 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:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19TH:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Summer Lecture Series for women will be held in the Shul. There will be seven weekly sessions on Wednesday evenings at 8:30 pm from July 1st –Aug. 19th.. Each free-of-charge session will cover a self-contained sub-topic within Hilchos Shabbos. As in the past, this series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women. For more information, please call 718-896-8251.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Anna Aronovitch and Susie Garber invite single men and women to a special Shabbaton that will take place, Be”H, in Kew Gardens Hills, August 21-22 (Shoftim). The cost is $50.
The event is geared towards women (ages 32-42) and men (ages 36-45).
To reserve, please mail a check for $50, payable to Susie Garber. At 147-37 70th Ave, Flushing, NY 11367.
Please indicate if housing will be needed. Space is limited, and reservations will not be confirmed until payment is received.
For more information, please contact:
Susie Garber – (garbersny@earthlink.net or call 718 268-2448) or Anna Aronovitch (718-436-4565).
If you wish to help in any way, please contact Susie Garber.

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Bnouncements-Parshas Eikev-August 8, 2009

Z’manim:

Candle Lighting: 7:45 pm
Plag HaMinchah Minyan: 6:16 pm*
Minchah Erev Shabbos: 7:15 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: 8:20 pm
Maariv: 8:53 pm

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

Maariv:
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 .

*Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of August 8 is 5:10 am.*

The Nominating Committee proposes that the slate of officers and board members listed below be nominated for election. The election is scheduled to take place at a general membership meeting to be held on August 8, 2009, at 10:00 pm. Additional nominations will be accepted from the floor at that time. All members are urged to attend. The following is the proposed slate:

Barry Simanowitz, President
Elliot Hecht, Vice President
Yussie Englander, Treasurer
Jay Jaffe, Secretary

Ronnie Schlanger, Gabbai Rishon
Yoni Katz, Gabbai Sheini

Board of Directors
Harvey Blitz
Mark Frankel
David Graubard
Reuven Grossman
David Kirschner
David Levin, Immediate Past President
Michael Salzbank
Shari Weiss

Shabbos Events
Shabbos Afternoon:

8:20 pm: Pirkei Avos shiur, given this week by R' Yaakov Finestone.

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors:
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas R'ei (August 15). 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 Mitch and Lita Aeder on the birth of a grandson, born to their children, Zev and Tali Aeder!
Mazal Tov to Golan and Sara Taib on the birth of twin boys!


Schedule of Shiurim
Sunday, August 9:

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.
Thursday, August 13:
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 the summer.
Every Wednesday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner will not be held next week. It will resume, be”H, August 19.
Every Other Thursday, 9:45pm-10:15pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com 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:
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
Wednesday, August 12:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew's Summer Lecture Series for women will be held in the Shul. There will be seven weekly sessions on Wednesday evenings at 8:30 pm from July 1st –Aug. 19th.. Each free-of-charge session will cover a self-contained sub-topic within Hilchos Shabbos. As in the past, this series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women. For more information, please call 718-896-8251.

Community Events
This coming Sunday, August 9, Chaim Dov Wahrman will take a 35-mile bike ride covering all 5 boroughs of NYC, to benefit the Zichron Shlomo Refuah Fund. The ZSR Fund helps families of children with cancer function through their difficult time. Anyone who wishes to sponsor the ride should call Chaim Dov Wahrman at (718) 969-8092.