CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
JANUARY 30, 2010 — PARSHAS B’SHALACH — TU BISH’VAT
Candle Lighting 4:51 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 4:58pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 3:50 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 4:40 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:38 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:01pm
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 January31st is 6:17 am.
Mazal Tov to Moshe & Gila Schwerd upon the birth of a granddaughter, born to their children, Avigayil & Motti Neuberger
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 this Friday
evening at his home (141-31 72nd Crescent). All seventh and eighth grade boys are encouraged to attend.
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
Rabbi & Mrs. Hayim Schwartz on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of Sharon’s father, ר' נפתלי ב"ר צבי ז"ל.
S'udah Sh'lishis is a great way to commemorate a Yahrzeit or celebrate a Simchah. Even if you don't have an event, joining our Pinch Hitters list helps our Shul when no other sponsors have volunteered. Please contact Geoffrey Landau by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor S'udah Sh'lishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.
Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program
Please join us in this tremendously successful program (we’re up to 12 pizzas, and a number of people still didn’t eat). This week, the doors will open at 7:00 with pizza served at 7:50. Bring a friend, bring your children, or come alone. (Please be aware of when you ended eating fleishig.) Contact Mark or Barry if you wish to sponsor.
Sponsors this week: Anonymous; David & Bella Kirschner in memory of David's grandfather, ר' דוב ב"ר קלמן ז"ל.
LOST & FOUND
A number of articles of clothing and other items have been found in the Shul and have been placed on the far coat shelves in the front lobby. If you (or a family member) have lost anything in the Shul, please check the shelves. Items not claimed by this Sunday will be given away.
SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbas Parshas Mishpatim (שבת שקלים), February 13.
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, JANUARY 31:
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, FEBRUARY 2:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (Series on the Hashkafah and Halachah of Sh’moneh Esrei)
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (Session 6: The Taharah and the Unacceptable Alternatives)
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:
“Series on the Hashkafah and Halachah of Sh’moneh Esrei”
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
Women's League Game Night: M’laveh Malka on Motza’ei Shabbos, February 6 (Save the date!)
Please join us for a special, entertaining game show night by the great Yisroel Erps. Everyone is guaranteed to have a night of fun. Cost: $18 per couple, $10 per individual. Please RSVP to Jennifer Jaffe (718-591-1175) or Bracha Sebrow (718-793-2866).
Women's League Children's Program: Sunday, February 7, at 10:30 am
"Magic of the Great Adeeni” – for women, girls, and boys up to 6. Cost: $2 per member and $3 for non-members.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 8-9 PM: Dr. Michelle Levine, in the Shul
“Understanding Tanach through the Commentary of the Malbim”
Mark & Meira Kutner are being honored by Bais Yaakov of Queens on Feb. 20.
Please contact Eddie Sherman (718-544-0034) to participate in a group ad from CAY.
CAY is Going Green
Please send your e-mail addresses to AYnouncements@gmail.com so we can update our list. If you do not have e-mail and would still like mail from CAY to be sent via the USPS, please call 718-591-1175 and leave your name so we can compile separate lists for e-mail and regular mailings. Thank you for your help in keeping AY Green.
Barry can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org for Shul business.
BARRY SIMANOWITZ, PRESIDENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
ELLIOT HECHT, VICE PRESIDENT
YUSSIE ENGLANDER, TREASURER
JAY JAFFE, SECRETARY
RONNIE SCHLANGER, GABBAI RISHON
YONI KATZ, GABBAI SHEINI HARVEY BLITZ
DAVID KIRSCHNER DAVID LEVIN, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
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