CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
MAY 8, 2010 — PARSHIYOS B’HAR-B’CHUKOSAI
Candle Lighting 7:39 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan* 6:12 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos 7:46pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:00 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah 6:00 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:19 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 8:49 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and Thursday 6:20 & 7:35 am
Tuesday and Wednesday 6:30 & 7:35 am
Friday 6:10 & 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 May 8th is 4:55 am.
Marty & Yaffa Katz upon the birth of a granddaughter, Channa, born to their children Moshe & Chevie Friedman
Yoni & Adina Katz on the occasion of the Bar Mitzvah of their son Akiva this week.
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors
Dovid & Ilana Goldschein, in honor of the birth of their granddaughter Bayla, born to their children
Eytan & Chaya Goldschein
Menachem & Sharon Petrushka, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of her father, אברהם ב"ר יחיאל ז"ל
Leon & Sandy Stern, in honor of the upcoming marriage of Talia to Hirsh Hollander
Pirkei Avos Shiur
8:15 pm: Pirkei Avos Shiur, given this week by R’ Mark Kutner
SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbas Parshas Sh’lach (June 5). 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).
UPCOMING SPECIAL SHUL EVENT
SUNDAY, MAY 16, 8:30 PM – in the Shul: Special Video Presentation: “Shanghai Miracle”
This is the inspirational story of the hundreds of Yeshiva students who escaped to Shanghai, China, in World War II and lived to rebuild Torah throughout the world.
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, MAY 9:
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, MAY 11:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur (“Hilchos Yom Tov”)
THURSDAY, MAY 13:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series will not be held this week
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: “Hilchos Yom Tov”
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
YERUSHALAYIM RALLY: This Sunday, May 9, at 10:00 am, the QJCC, the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills, and Councilman James Gennaro will hold a rally in front of the Vleigh Place Library in support of retaining Yerushalayim as the capital of the Jewish People. It is imperative that we speak as a People on the fate of our Yerushalayim. Otherwise, our silence will be deafening. We MUST have a maximum turnout to bring this issue to the world. Bring signs and people. The QJCC will supply flags.
CHESED L’AVRAHAM: Next Thursday, May 13, at 8:30 pm, at the Young Israel of Queens Valley, Kew Gardens Hills will once again be honored to have the SKULENER REBBE Shlita in our community. Please come to greet the Rebbe at a reception for the benefit of his world renowned organization, Chesed L’Avraham.
AVIGDOR’S HELPING HAND will hold its annual Shavuos bake sale on Monday, May 17, 6:00 pm-10:00 pm, at the home of Mrs. Debbie Benedict, 138-23 78th Drive. This year's bake sale will also feature kugels and soups. If you would like to make something for the event, please contact Leora Hecht at 718-261-6295 or at Ljhecht@aol.com.
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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