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 20, 2010 — PARSHAS VAYIKRA
Candle Lighting 6:48 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan* 5:32 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos 6:55 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:45 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 6:35 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 10:01 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 7:58pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am See Pesach Z’manim chart for
M’chiras Chametz times with Rabbi Welcher.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:30 & 7:35 am
*Wives of husbands attending this Plag Minyan should light 23 minutes after Minchah and not before.
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of March 21st is 6:08 am.
Mazal Tov to Moshe & Tzivia Heller upon the birth of a baby girl. Mazal Tov to the Shapiro, Heller, and Bilitzky families.
Chodesh Nisan Kiddush Sponsors
Gitle Bekelnitzky, in honor of the birth of their granddaughter, Rivka Bracha Mandel, born to her children Isaac & Zahava Mandel
Chaim & Ellen Cohen, in honor of the birth of their grandson, Shimon Pinchas, born to their children
Elie & Gila Cohen
Jay & Jennifer Jaffe, to commemorate the first Yahrzeit (on 20 Nisan) of Jay’s father, Zev Leib ben Yosef
Michael & Barbara Salzbank, to commemorate the Yahrzeit of his mother, Chaya Perel bas Yosef Aharon
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsor
Steven & Shari Weiss are sponsoring this week as Pinch Hitters, as a z’chus for a רפואה לחולי ישראל.
Hakaras HaTov! On behalf of the Shul, we thank the S'udah Sh'lishis setup and cleanup team:
Reuven Baum, Yoni Benedek, Yoni Braverman, Rafi Friedman, Shlomo Friedman, Yisroel Friedman, David Graubard, Luzi Greenwald, Benzion Halberstam, Alan Hochster, Moshe Hochster, Akiva Katz, Aharon Katz, Aron Katz, Dovi Katz, Elliot Katz, Shua Katz, Yaakov Katz, Mattis Keller, Mishael Keller, Aron Kerekes, David Levin, Mitch Marcus, Gila Petrushka, Menachem Petrushka, Isser Rosenberg, Yitzchak Yosef Rosenberg, Shmuel Serle, Yaakov Serle, Leon Stern, Yaakov Shapiro, Yehuda Shapiro, and Yaakov Wahrman. Thank you, Geoffrey Landau, for another great season.
SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbas Parshas Sh’mini (April 10). 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 Barry Simanowitz (718-263-1816).
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, MARCH 21:
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 23:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (“Insights into the Seder”)
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24:
8:30-9:25 pm: R’ Bentzion Chait (“Integrating Torah into Daily Life as per חובות הלבבות”)
THURSDAY, MARCH 25:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (ס' מטה אפרים) will not meet and will resume April 15.
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 (“Insights into the Seder”)
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 League Weekly Tehillim Group
The Women's League, in conjunction with Irgun Shiurei Torah, will be”H present Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner, speaking for women only on "S'firas HaOmer: Counting our Days and Making our Days Count" at the Shul on Wednesday, April 14, at 7:45 PM, לזכות לרפואה שלמה לאידל חיה בת גיטל. (The originally scheduled lecture, on February 10, was cancelled due to the blizzard.) Any women who would like to pledge an $18 sponsorship for the event and who have not done so already are encouraged to e-mail email@example.com or to leave a message for Judy Orbach at 718-896-8251.
Tomchei Shabbos of Queens needs you to make our Pesach deliveries a success for them on Sunday, March 21, from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm. Pickup location: 33-23 Union Street, Flushing. Chag Kasher V'Samei’ach!
NOTE: If you are able to make deliveries on a regular basis, Wednesday nights, twice monthly, please call us at 718-850-8070.________________________________________
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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