CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
OCTOBER 30, 2010 — PARSHAS CHAYEI SARAH
Candle Lighting 5:37 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:44 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:35 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 5:25 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:45 pm
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 10:01 am
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday & Thursday 6:20 & 7:30 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 6:30 & 7:30 am
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of October 31ST is 6:35 am.
MAZAL TOV TO…
Drs. Meyer & Susha Halberstam on the recent Bar Mitzvah in Eretz Yisrael of their son Chaim Yosef
Barry & Penina Katz on the Bar Mitzvah of their grandson Aharon Katz, son of Aryeh & Avigayil Katz of Baltimore
Barry & Penina Katz on the birth of a grandson, born to their children Mordechai & Yocheved Katz of Baltimore
Avi & Shira Rubin on the birth of a son. Mazal Tov also to grandparents Harvey & Judy Blitz and to great- grandmother Rebbetzin Sadie Klavan. The Shalom Zachar will take place at the Blitz home (72-19 137th St.) at 9 pm.
CAY Women’s League Shiur
4:30 pm: CAY Women’s League presents a shiur for women by Susan Garber:
“Empathizing, the Torah Way” at the Garber home, 147-37 70th Avenue.
The shiur is l’ilui nishmas Susan’s father, ר' משה ב"ר אברהם הלוי ז"ל, on the occasion of his Yahrzeit.
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
Mr. & Mrs. Zvi Fishman on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother, Rivkah bas Moshe Menashe
Rabbi & Mrs. Binyomin Kessler on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his grandfather, Leibel ben R’ Shlomo
Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program
Please join us in this tremendously successful program. This week, the doors will open at 7:40 pm with pizza served at 8:30 pm. 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.
Melaveh Malka this Motza'ei Shabbos – 8:30 pm at the home of the Schick Family (137-40 75th Rd). Speaker: Rabbi Jeremy Fenster (Shiur is scheduled to begin at 9:15 pm sharp.). See flyer for more details.
Topic: "The Operating System of the Mind” Sponsored by Mark & Linda Frankel
NEXT SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbos, Parshas Toldos (Nov. 6). 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, OCTOBER 31:
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, NOVEMBER 2:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur: “Properly Fulfilling the Mitzvah of T’filin”
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series: “Chanukah in Context and in Perspective”
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: “Properly Fulfilling the Mitzvah of T’filin”
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.
This Sunday, October 31 – Join us for a Daf Yomi Siyum and for bagels and lox as we celebrate the completion of Maseches Avodah Zarah. Maseches Horayos – 6:40 am / Special Shacharis – 7:40 am (In addition to 8:00 am Shacharis) / Hadran/Siyum for Avodah Zarah – 8:25 am / Benching ~ 8:50 am
WOMEN’S LEAGUE EVERY TUESDAY, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 8:30 PM: Rabbi Zvi Lew’s monthly women’s lecture series, which is now on Issues in Hilchos Kashrus, 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.
B’RUCHIM HABA’IM The Shul welcomes the following new members:
David & Eeta Bermanski
Yitzi & Ilana Riselsheimer
Mazal Tov to Alan & Marcia Hochster, who will be this year’s Guests of Honor at Yeshiva Kesser Torah’s annual melaveh malka, which will be held on November 20, 7:45 pm., at the Young Israel of Queens Valley. Anyone who would like to participate in a group ad should contact R’ David Levin at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for group ad participation is Sunday, November 7.
Barry can be reached at email@example.com for Shul business.
BARRY SIMANOWITZ, PRESIDLENT 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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