CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
NOVEMBER 14, 2009 — PARSHAS CHAYEI SARAH
Candle Lighting 4:20 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 4:27 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 3:15 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 4:05 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:10 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 5:28 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of November 15th is 5:53 am.
Condolences to Chernie Arfe upon the loss of her mother. Shiv’ah concluded on Wednesday.
Mazal Tov to R’ Marty & Yaffa Katz upon the birth of a grandson, born to their children, Yitzie & Bina Katz, in Israel.
Friday Evening Boys’ Shiur and Oneg
8:00-9:30 pm: R' Gottesman's bi-weekly Parshah Shiur and Oneg Shabbos program will take place NEXT Friday evening at his home (141-31 72nd Crescent). All seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors
Gary & Adina Estersohn, in memory of his father ר' אלכסנדר יהושע ב"ר שמואל צבי ז"ל
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Shabbas Chanukah I (Parshas VaYeishev, December 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).
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
Zvi & Batya Fishman, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother רבקה בת ר' משה מנשה ז"ל מ'
S'udah Sh'lishis is a great way to commemorate a Yahrzeit or celebrate a Simchah. Please contact Geoffrey Landau
by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone (718-263-5301) regarding sponsorship of S'udah Sh'lishis.
Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program
Join the 60+ people who are making this program a tremendous success. This week, the doors will open at 6:55 with pizza served at 7:45. Bring a friend, bring your children, or come alone. (Please be aware of when you ended eating fleishig.)
This week’s sponsors:
Yaakov & Atara Serle, on the occasion of the yahrzeit of his grandmother Chena Basansky
Chaim Mattis & Ruchel Keller, for a R’fuah Sh’leimah for Yisroel ben Mamale
Schedule of Shiurim
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15:
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 17:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (Halachos of Muktzah – Part 3)
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 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, 8:00 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 – Part 3”
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 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.
EVERY TUESDAY, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group
THIS SHABBOS, PARSHAS CHAYEI SARAH, November 14
3:15 pm: CAY Women’s League presents a shiur for women by Susan Garber:
“Positive/Negative Speech and the Laws of Ona’as D’varim” at the Garber home, 147-37 70th Avenue,
l’ilui nishmas Susan’s father, Moshe ben Avraham HaLevi on the occasion of his Yahrzeit.
THIS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18
8:30 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew’s monthly women’s lecture series, which is now on Hilchos Shabbos, is held in the upstairs lobby of the Shul. As in the past, the series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women at Queens College. For more information, please call 718-896-8251.
On behalf of the Shul, we thank Richard & Terri Kalker for donating the new Havdalah Candle.