CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
JUNE 12, 2010 — PARSHAS KORACH — ROSH CHODESH TAMUZ
Candle Lighting 8:08 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan* 6:33 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos** 7:30 pm
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 Pirkei Avos: R’Noach Light 8:45 pm
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:09 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 9:17 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday (Rosh Chodesh) 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
*Wives of men attending this Plag Minyan should light 23 minutes after Minchah and not before.
**Wives of men attending the 2nd Plag Minyan should light 20 minutes after Minchah.
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of June 13th is 4:34 am.
Condolences to Judi Steinig upon the loss of her mother, Evelyn Hirsch Warm. Shiv’ah concluded on Friday.
Condolences to Moshe Whitman upon the loss of his sister, Sylvia Whitman. Shiv’ah concludes on Sunday morning.
MAZAL TOV TO…
Norman & Nedra Feldman upon the birth of a granddaughter, Avigail, born to their children Eytan & Aliza Feldman.
5:30 pm: Rochel Weiner will speak on “The Anatomy of Machlokes” at the home of Zvi & Batya Fishman
(147-19 72nd Drive), l’ilui nishmas Marlyn Levine’s mother, Gittel bas Chaim Velvel HaKohen z”l.
A GRADUATION KIDDUSH…
is tentatively scheduled to take place next Shabbos, June 19. If you are interested in sponsoring, see or call Barry Simanowitz (718-263-1816).
SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbos, Parshiyos Matos-Mas’ei (July10). 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).
YAMIM NORA’IM SEATS
With the approach of the Yamim Nora’im, the time for members to reserve Shul seats has arrived. For members, we are offering a 10% discount for early reservations. To be eligible for the 10% discount, seat reservations must be received by Thursday, July 8, with a check. After that date, the committee will have the right to sell seats on a first-come-first-served basis to other members. After Tuesday, August 10, we will open the sale of seats to non-members. Members will be responsible for the payment of their guests’ seats. After August 10, women wishing to order seats should call Ellen Cohen.
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM
SUNDAY, JUNE 13:
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, JUNE 15:
Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur will not be given this week and will resume after the summer.
THURSDAY, JUNE 17:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series (selections in 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: on hiatus for the summer
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
Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim will be completing a Sefer Torah in memory of the Rosh HaYeshiva, HaRav Henach Leibowitz zt”l. The whole community is invited to the Siyum and Hachnasas Sefer Torah this Sunday, June 13. The completion of the Torah will take place outside Khal Nachlas Yitzchok (Rabbi Oelbaum’s shul – 141-39 73rd Ave.) at around 11:15 am. HaRav Yaakov Perlow, the Novominsker Rebbe, will address the gathering, which will be followed by a grand procession to Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim, 76-01 147th Street, beginning at around 12:00 noon. There will be live music and flags and pekelach for the children. Please join us in giving kavod laTorah.
Our Shul’s 23rd ANNUAL DINNER, honoring David & Malka Kaplow
Invitations have gone out for our Dinner, which will be held on Monday, June 21, at the Young Israel of Hillcrest. Please respond quickly by e-mailing your reservations and journal ads to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Journal deadline is June 14. Dinner Chair: David Kirschner
Sunday, June 27, 2:00-6:00 pm, at Cunningham Park
Barry can be reached at email@example.com for Shul business.
BARRY SIMANOWITZ, PRESIDENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
ELLIOT HECHT, VICE PRESIDENT
YUSSIE ENGLANDER, TREASURER
JAY JAFFE, SECRETARY
RONNIE SCHLANGER, GABBAI RISHON
YONAH LEVANT, GABBAI SHEINI HARVEY BLITZ
DAVID KIRSCHNER DAVID LEVIN, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
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