CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
OCTOBER 17, 2009 — PARSHAS B’REISHIS
Candle Lighting 5:55 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 6:02 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:50 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 5:40 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:55 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 7:02 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday (Rosh Chodesh) 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday (Rosh Chodesh) 6:10* & 7:35 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:20* & 7:35 am
Thursday 6:20* & 7:35 am
*Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of October 19th is 6:25 am.
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors
Jay and Karen Daitchman on the first Yahrzeit of Karen’s father, Moshe Naftali ben David HaKohen
Michael and Barbara Salzbank as Hakaras HaTov to the Shul and all their friends who kept Yosef in their T’filos while he was stationed in Iraq
Yaakov and Atara Serle upon the birth of Elisheva, born to their children Yehuda & Miriam Serle; and upon the birthday of their children Mordechai & Esther, and the birthday of their grandson Abie
Isser and Faigi Rosenberg as Hakaras HaTov to the Rav and Rebbetzin; to Linda Frankel and Chana Wasserman, the heads of the Chesed Committee; as well as to the members of the Shul who prepared and delivered delicious food and good wishes as well as countless other favors after Faigi broke her heel bone right before Pesach.
R’ Yechezkel and Deborah Rosenberg upon the birth in July of their grandson, born to their children Yedidyah & Yael Rosenberg
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
S'udah Sh'lishis is a great way to commemorate a Yahrzeit or celebrate a Simchah. Please contact Geoffrey Landau by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org , or by phone at 718-263-5301 regarding sponsorship of S'udah Sh'lishis.
The Next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Chayei Sarah (November 14). 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).
Condolences to Ronnie Schlanger and his family on the loss of his mother Hannah Schlanger.
SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18:
8:45 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (Halachos of T’rumah and Maaser – Part 1)
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22: 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, 8:00 pm-10:30 pm
EVERY MONDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm: Chaburah on the Maharal led by Aaron Meltzer
EVERY TUESDAY, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm: Rav’s weekly shiur: Halachos of T’rumah and Maaser – Part 1
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm: Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
EVERY OTHER THURSDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm: Chaburah on Torah and Medicine (contact Rich Gewanter at email@example.com for the schedule)
SUNDAY-THURSDAY, 9:45 pm-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.
8:30 pm: Women’s League’s weekly Tehillim Group.
THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 (10:30-11:30 AM):
The Balooner Rebbe will be coming to the Shul. Charge: $3 per child (members) and $5 per child (non-members). Please contact Bracha Sebrow (firstname.lastname@example.org or 718-793-2866) with the number of children you will be bringing. You can also request additional balloons for $2 each. This will
enable the Women’s League to make sure that there are enough balloons on hand for all the children.
4:15 PM: Shmuel Siebenberg will give a shiur for women titled “Hishtadlus and Bitachon: Finding the Delicate Balance” at the home of Shmuel & Gitty (Julie) Siebenberg, 141-09 70th Road, l’ilui nishmas Gitty’s father, Tzvi Yitzchak ben Shmuel Leib z”l (and on the occasion of his Yahrzeit).
President Barry Simanowitz can be reached at email@example.com for Shul business.