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 9, 2010 — PARSHAS SH’MOS
Candle Lighting 4:27 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 4:34 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 3:25 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 4:15 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:41 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 5:37pm
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 January 10th is 6:29 am.
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.
Mazal Tov to Isser & Faigi Rosenberg upon the Bar Mitzvah this Shabbos of their son, Yitzchak Yosef.
The Rosenbergs invite the מתפללים to a Kiddush in the Simchah Room following Musaf.
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
Yossi & Judy Orbach, on the occasion of the 5th Yahrzeit of his father, הרב משה ב"ר שלמה זלמן 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 (email@example.com) 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 didn’t eat). 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.) Contact Mark or Barry if you wish to sponsor.
This week’s sponsor:
Barry & Sarah Simanowitz, l’ilui nishmas Sarah’s father, Henoch Reuven ben David Meir HaKohen
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).
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, JANUARY 10:
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, JANUARY 12:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (Series on Hashkafah and Halachah of Sh’moneh Esrei)
THURSDAY, JANUARY 14:
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:
“Series on 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 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.
New Program: We are looking to start a Chavrusa program on Mondays and Thursdays, 8:30 to 9:30 pm.
We’ll be following the pace of the Rav’s Gemara Shiur on Shabbos with Mar’ei M’komos.
If you are interested or would like more information, speak to Mark (or e-mail him at MarkFrankel@gmail.com).
WOMEN’S LEAGUE EVERY TUESDAY, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group
NEXT SHABBOS, JANUARY 16, 3:30 pm: a Shiur for Women by Ilana Hertzberg (“Miriam Imeinu: Mother of Redemption”) at the home of R’ Yaakov & Tova Finestone (141-03 70th Road)
Ateret Seminary for Women presents Rabbi Zvi Lew’s next lecture on Hilchos Shabbos: Wednesday, January 20, at 8:30 pm in the Shul (upstairs). For more information, call 718-896-8251.
CAY BASEBALL REGISTRATION
Registration for AY’s participation in the 2010 Jewish Community Little League season (grades 3-8) will be held this Sunday, January 10, after 1:00 p.m. at the home of David Kirschner, 141-28 72nd Drive. Sample jerseys and pants will be available for fitting. If you are unable to attend, please contact David at email@example.com or 718-619-3637 no later than this Motza’ei Shabbos, January 9, to make alternative arrangements and ensure your son’s placement. Registration information and forms are available on our blog: http://caykgh.blogspot.com/2010/01/2010-ahavas-yisroel-little-league.html
ROCKING HORSE RESORT RANCH For reservations or information: 1-800-64-RANCH
14th annual yeshiva winter vacation: Only a few select dates during the 2nd session (Sun.-Thurs., 1/24-28) available
Introducing: Big Splash Indoor Water Park Prices include taxes & gratuities just 90 minutes from NYC
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