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 31, 2009 — PARSHAS LEKH L’KHA
Candle Lighting 5:35 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:42 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:30 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 5:20 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 10:02 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:43 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am
Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of November 1st is 5:42 am.
MOVE CLOCK BACK ONE HOUR THIS MOTZA’EI SHABBOS, as we switch to Eastern Standard Time.
Candle Lighting next Erev Shabbos is 4:27 PM; Minchah is at 4:34 PM.
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors:
Rabbi & Rebbetzin Welcher, in commemoration of the Yahrzeit of the Rav’s father Elazar Yehoshua ben Menachem Moshe
S'udah Sh'lishis is a great way to commemorate a Yahrzeit or celebrate a Simchah. Please contact Geoffrey Landau
by e-mail at email@example.com, or by phone at 718-263-5301 regarding sponsorship of S'udah Sh'lishis.
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).
NEW MOTZA’EI SHABBOS LEARNING PROGRAM
This new weekly program starts one hour after the start of Maariv (this week at 7:43 PM). The program is comprised of 45 minutes of learning followed by pizza. Bring your son, bring your chavrusah, or come alone.
Sponsor for this week’s Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program:
Anonymous, in honor of Rabbi & Rebbetzin Welcher
SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1:
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, NOVEMBER 3:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (Halachos of Muktzah)
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5: 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 Muktzah”
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 Dr. Rich Gewanter
at firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
EVERY TUESDAY: 9:30 pm: Women’s Leagues weekly Tehillim Group
YAMIM NORA’IM HAKARAS HATOV
On behalf of the Shul, we thank the following volunteers (in alphabetical order), who helped to make our Yamim Nora’im t’filos so meaningful and beautiful, as they have done for many years: Harvey Blitz (בעל קריאה),
R’ Moshe Kamin (בעל תקיעה), R’ Chaim Pearl (מעריב, פסוקי דזמרה, מנחה), Isser Rosenberg (גבאי שני),
R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg (פסוקי דזמרה, מנחה), R’ David Shatz (כל נדרי-מעריב, נעילה), and Dr. Doniel Steinberg (שחרית).
(We apologize for omitting the last name on the alphabetical list, lost in the editing process last week.)
Sunday, November 1 (12:00 Noon – 3:00 PM) The Queens Jewish Community Council (QJCC) and the Queens YM-YWHA will hold their Annual Fall Festival this Sunday at the parking lot of the Queens Y, located on 108th Street, between 68th Avenue and 68th Road in Forest Hills. There will be kiddy rides, hot dogs, cotton candy, music, face painting, a raffle, and more. For further information, please call 718-544-9033.
President Barry Simanowitz can be reached at email@example.com for Shul business.
BARRY SIMANOWITZ, PRESIDENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
ELLIOT HECHT, VICE PRESIDENT HARVEY BLITZ DAVID LEVIN, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
YUSSIE ENGLANDER, TREASURER MARK FRANKEL MICHAEL SALZBANK
JAY JAFFE, SECRETARY DAVID GRAUBARD SHARI WEISS
RONNIE SCHLANGER, GABBAI RISHON REUVEN GROSSMAN
YONI KATZ, GABBAI SHEINI DAVID KIRSCHNER
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