CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
MARCH 13, 2010 — PARSHIYOS VAYAKHEL-P’KUDEI — PARSHAS HACHODESH
Candle Lighting 5:40 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:47 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:40 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 5:30 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:08 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:50pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am Spring ahead one hour as we move the clocks forward this Motza’ei Shabbos (2:00 am)
for Daylight Savings Time.
Tuesday (Rosh Chodesh Nisan) 6:10 am
Wednesday and Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of March 14th is 6:19 am.
Condolences to Matis Keller and family upon the loss of his father Yisroel Keller. Shiv’ah concluded on Friday.
Gary & Adina Estersohn on the upcoming marriage of their son Mordechai to Yael Buchwald of San Diego, CA
Drs. Dovid & Ilana Goldschein on the birth of a granddaughter, born to their children Eytan & Chaya Goldschein
Leon & Sandy Stern on the engagement of their daughter Talia to Hirsch Hollander of San Diego, CA
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
R’ Hayim & Sharon Schwartz, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother, Rochel bas HaRav Nosson Nota Leib.
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. This week, the doors will open at 7:50 pm, with pizza served at 8:40. 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.
MONDAY, MARCH 15, 8:00 PM : Join us for a Shiur for Women (and Men) by Rabbi Welcher at the Shul:
"Preparing Your Home for Pesach." The shiur will be available for free download at caykgh.blogspot.com
CHODESH NISAN KIDDUSH
A Chodesh Nisan Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbas Parshas VaYikra, March 20. Sponsorship is $100. If you are inter-ested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Yoni Platovsky (718-459-2290) or Barry Simanowitz (718-263-1816)
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, MARCH 14:
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, MARCH 16:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (“Insights into the Haggadah”) will not be given this week
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24:
8:30-9:25 pm: R’ Bentzion Chait (“Integrating Torah into Daily Life as per חובות הלבבות”)
THURSDAY, MARCH 18:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (ס' מטה אפרים)
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 will not be given this week.
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
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, 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. The series is sponsored by Ateret Seminary for Women at Queens College. For more information, please call 718-896-8251.
The Erna Lindenfeld Hachnasas Kallah Fund of Queens invites the entire community to a lecture by
Rabbi Paysach Krohn this Tuesday evening, March 16, at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills at 8 pm.
Rabbi Krohn’s topic: "YEARNING FOR REDEMPTION IN THE MONTH OF GEULAH"
Suggested donation to Hachnasas Kallah is $10. Men and Women are welcome to attend!
Thanks again to last week’s Scholar-in-Residence sponsors:
Reuven & Ruchie Grossman, Mark & Linda Frankel, Anonymous
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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