Friday, December 30, 2011

AYnouncements December 31, 2011- Parshas Vayigash

Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Gardens Hills
Focused on Torah, Tefilah, Gemilus Chasadim and Eretz Yisroel
Rabbi Herschel Welcher, Mara D’asra
AYnouncements
December 31, 2011- Parshas Vayigash
Zemanim

Candle Lighting
4:18 pm
Mincha Erev Shabbos
4:25 pm

Hashkama Minyan
7:15 am
Rabbi's Shiur in Pesachim
3:15 pm
Daf Yomi
*Thurs. Daf Yomi (Asarah B’Teves)
7:25 am
5:15 am
Mincha followed by Seudah Shelishis
4:00 pm
Shacharis
8:30 am


Sof Zeman Kerias Shema
9:39 am
Maariv / Motzaei Shabbos
5:28 pm

Weekday Shacharis
Weekday Maariv
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday
8:00 am
6:20 & 7:30 am
6:30 & 7:30 am
Sunday-Thursday
9:30 pm
*Thursday (Asarah B’Teves)
6:10 & 7:30 am
* Thursday – Asarah B’Teves –
Taanis begins: 6:07 AM, Taanis ends: 5:24 PM



Earliest Time for Talis and Tefilin for the week of December 31 is 6:30 am.
Hamakom Yenachem
We offer our condolences to Meira Kutner upon the loss of her mother, Mrs. Zelda Tepper. Shivah concludes on Sunday.
We extend our condolences to Reena Whitman upon the passing of her husband, our member, Moshe Whitman. Shivah concludes on Sunday.
Mazel Tov
To Dov & Gittel Nierman on the upcoming marriage of their daughter Rena to Raphael Gleiberman of Flatbush.
Shabbos Events
Seudah Shelishis
This week’s sponsors are: Mark & Meira Kutner in honor of the yahrzeit of his father, Nosson Nottah ben Zalman HaLevi z”l; Avigayil Gubin, in honor of the yahrzeit of her husband, Yosef ben Simcha HaLevi z”l; and Gary & Adina Estersohn in honor of the yahrzeit of his mother, Hentcha bas Shalom z”l.
Seudah Shelishis 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 (glandau@earthlink.net) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor Seudah Shelishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.
Motzaei Shabbos Learning Program
Please join us in this tremendously successful program. Doors open: 7:00 pm, pizza served: 7:50 pm. Bring a friend, bring your children or come alone. (Please be aware of when you stopped eating fleishig.) Contact Mark or Jay if you wish to sponsor. Sponsored by Steven & Shari Weiss, in memory of Shari’s sister Malka Perel z”l bas Aharon Moshe z”l

2012 AY Baseball Registration
Pre-registration for Ahavas Yisroel’s participation in the 2012 Jewish Community Little League season (boys grades 3 – 8) is now underway. Registration information and forms may be downloaded from the blog at: http://caykgh.blogspot.com/2011/12/2012-ay-baseball-registration.html, or obtained by contacting David Kirschner at: baseball@caykgh.org. The deadline for submitting all forms and payment (or authorization to bill shul account) is Sunday, January 15. After then, registration will be open to non-shul members on a first-come first-served basis. A date for uniform fittings will be scheduled once open registration has concluded.
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Schedule of Regular Shiurim

Sunday, January 1:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Tikun Hamidos
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s chaburah on Maseches Berachos

Tuesday, January 3:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halacha Shiur: “Hashkafa and Halacha of Taanis”

Thursday, January 5:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series


Community Beis Medrash Program

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 - 10:30 pm
Monday & Thursday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm
Shiur on Halacha, given by R’ Chananya Berman*
Every Monday, 9:45 -10:15 pm
Maharal Chabura: “Ohr Chadash” on Purim, led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30 - 9:30 pm
Rav’s weekly shiur: “Hashkafa and Halacha of Taanis”
Every Wednesday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm
Shiur on Mussar & Hashkafa, given by R’ Aryeh Goldman*
Every Wednesday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm
Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban, led by R’ Mark Kutner
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm
Chaburah on Mishnah Berura, led by R' Moshe Bilitzky
*Sponsored by Tifereth Bnei Torah
The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.
Women’s League
Every Tuesday, 9:00 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehilim Group
Upcoming Shul/ Community Events
Shiur by Rav Herschel Schachter - Motzai Shabbos, Dec 31 at 8:30 PM
The Vaad L'Chizuk HaTorah will be sponsoring a shiur for men and women given by HaRav Hershel Schachter Shlit"a entitled “Responsibility of Reporting Abuse”. Opening remarks will be given by R’ Yoel Schonfeld. The shiur will be held at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills (70th Rd. and 150th St.)
QJC Music & Dinner Event – Sunday Jan. 1 at 5 PM
The Queens Jewish Center is holding a post-Chanukah event with live music and buffet dinner.
Shul address: 66-05 108 St., Forest Hills NY. For reservations: call (718) 459-8432, or email: office@MyQJC.org
Asara B'Teves/ Yom Hakaddish Haklali Program – Wednesday Jan. 4 at 7:30 PM
Cong Ahavas Yisroel is once again co-sponsoring this program which will be held at the Young Israel of KGH. The speakers will be Rabbi Herschel Welcher & Rabbi Eytan Feiner, Rav Cong. Kneseth Israel (the White Shul) in Far Rockaway. Admission is free. Parking is available in the YCQ parking lot. Separate seating.
Singles Event/ Art Exhibit - Sunday Jan. 15 at 7:30 PM
The Orthodox Union, AFIKIM Foundation, OU, Saw You At Sinai, NCYI & YU Connects are sponsoring an art exhibit and interactive discussion for singles ages 23-34 “Out of the Depths and Into an Exquisite World of Hope and Faith” with artist Stan Lebovic. The event will be held at the Young Israel of Jamaica Estates: 83-10 188th St. Jamaica Estates, NY 11423. For more information or to register, email: office@yije.org or call: (718) 479-7500.


http://caykgh.blogspot.com/


Jay can be reached at cay.president@gmail.com for Shul business.



Jay Jaffe, president
board of directors

Alan Hochster, vice president
Yussie Englander, treasurer
Abba Cohen, secretary
Ronnie Schlanger, gabbai rishon
Yonah Levant, gabbai sheini
Yisroel Benedek
Harvey Blitz
Mark Frankel
Yoni Platovsky
Simcha Shapiro
Barry Simanowitz, immediate past president
Leon Stern
Shari Weiss

Jennifer Jaffe, Women’s League President


To have your announcements appear in the weekly AYnouncements, please send the text to cay.secretary@gmail.com by Wednesday evening.
Submissions are subject to approval and may be edited for brevity and clarity.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

2012 AY Baseball Registration

Pre-registration for the 2012 Jewish Community Little League season (boys grades 3 – 8) is now underway.

Registration information and forms may be downloaded from the blog or obtained by contacting David Kirschner at baseball@caykgh.org or 718-619-3637.

The deadline for submitting all forms and payment (or authorization to bill shul account) is Sunday, January 15. After then, registration will be open to non-shul members on a first-come first-served basis. A date for uniform fittings will be scheduled once open registration has concluded.

Registration and Instruction Forms

JCLL_Parent Code of Conduct.pdf.

AY JCLL 2012_Waiver of Liability.rtf.

AY JCLL 2012_Registration Information.rtf.

AY JCLL 2012_Registration Form.rtf.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Rabbi Welcher on Significance of Miracles - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Significance of Miracles - mp3 can be downloaded
here.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Rabbi Welcher on Miracles of Chanukah 2012 - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Miracles of Chanukah 2012 - mp3 can be downloaded
here.

Friday, December 16, 2011

AYnouncements December 17, 2011 — Parshas Vayeishev

Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Gardens Hills
Focused on Torah, Tefilah, Gemilus Chasadim and Eretz Yisroel
Rabbi Herschel Welcher, Mara D’asra
AYnouncements
December 17, 2011 — Parshas Vayeishev
Z’manim

Candle Lighting
4:10 pm
Mincha Erev Shabbos
4:16 pm

Hashkama Minyan
7:15 am
Rabbi's Shiur in Pesachim
3:15 pm
Daf Yomi
7:25 am
Mincha followed by Seudah Shelishis
4:00 pm
Shacharis
8:30 am


Sof Z'man Kerias Shema
9:32 am
Maariv / Motzaei Shabbos
5:20 pm

Weekday Shacharis
Weekday Maariv
Sunday
8:00 am
Sunday-Thursday
9:30 pm
Monday & Thursday
6:20 & 7:30 am
* Chanukah - first night Tues. Dec. 20
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday
6:30 & 7:30 am

Earliest Time for Talis and Tefilin for the week of December 17 is 6:25 am.
Hamakom Yenacheim
Condolences to the Solnica & Love families upon the loss of Mrs. Sally Love Solnica. Shiv’ah concludes Sunday morning.
Condolences to Doris Feinstein upon the passing of her mother in law, Mrs. Miriam Feinstein.
Mazal Tov to…
Mazal Tov to Simcha & Adina Shapiro on the Bas Mitzvah of their daughter, Leah
Mazal Tov to R’ Meir & Bat Sheva Marcus on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Avraham
Special Mazal Tov to the grandparents, Max & Esther Leah Marcus, and Mollie Vancier.
Kiddush after Davening
R' Meir & Bat Sheva Marcus invite the entire Shul to a Kiddush after davening in honor of their son, Avraham
Shabbos Events
Seudah Shelishis
This week’s sponsors are Leon & Sandy Stern in commemoration of the yarhrzeit of his mother, Rachel bas Daniel.
Seudah Shelishis 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 (glandau@earthlink.net) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor Seudah Shelishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.
Motzaei Shabbos Learning Program
Please join us in this tremendously successful program. Doors open: 7:00 pm, pizza served at 7:50 pm. Bring a friend, bring your children or come alone. (Please be aware of when you stopped eating fleishig.) Contact Mark or Jay if you wish to sponsor. Sponsorship is available for this week.


Next Shabbos Mevorchim Kiddush
The next Shabbos Mevorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbos, Parshas Mikeitz (Dec. 24). Sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Jay Jaffe (917-488-8227) or Barry Simanowitz (718-263-1816).


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Schedule of Regular Shiurim

Sunday, December 18:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Tikun Hamidos
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusa Program in Berachos

Tuesday, December 20:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halacha Shiur: “Halachos of Chanukah”

Thursday, December 22:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series


Community Beis Medrash Program

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 - 10:30 pm
Monday & Thursday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm
Shiur on Halacha, given by R’ Chananya Berman*
Every Monday, 9:45 -10:15 pm
Maharal Chabura: Why Hashem Created the World, led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30 - 9:30 pm
Rav’s weekly shiur: “Halachos of Chanukah”
Every Wednesday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm
Shiur on Mussar & Hashkafa, given by R’ Aryeh Goldman*
Every Wednesday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm
Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban, led by R’ Mark Kutner
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm
Chaburah on Mishnah Berura, led by R' Moshe Bilitzky
*Sponsored by Tifereth Bnei Torah
The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.
Women’s League
Every Tuesday, 9:00 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehilim Group
Upcoming Shul/ Community Events
Oneg for Singles - Friday night, December 23 at 8PM
There will be an oneg for singles at the home of David and Rena Maslansky, 137-15 76th Ave. at 8:00pm.
Please inform single men & women who might be interested in attending. Sponsors are welcome.
For more information please contact Yussie Englander.
QJCC Coat Drive - until Jan 10.
The QJCC is accepting donations of lightly used coats and sweaters for those in need within our community. The coat drive will run until January 10. Drop-off items at the QJCC office: 119-45 Union Turnpike (lower level of Ezra Academy) from 9AM– 4PM Mon.- Thurs. and 9AM – 1PM Friday. For further information call (718) 544-9033.


http://caykgh.blogspot.com/


Jay can be reached at cay.president@gmail.com for Shul business.



Jay Jaffe, president
board of directors

Alan Hochster, vice president
Yussie Englander, treasurer
Abba Cohen, secretary
Ronnie Schlanger, gabbai rishon
Yonah Levant, gabbai sheini
Yisroel Benedek
Harvey Blitz
Mark Frankel
Yoni Platovsky
Simcha Shapiro
Barry Simanowitz, immediate past president
Leon Stern
Shari Weiss

Jennifer Jaffe, Women’s League President


To have your announcements appear in the weekly AYnouncements, please send the text to cay.secretary@gmail.com by Wednesday evening.
Submissions are subject to approval and may be edited for brevity and clarity.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Monday, December 12, 2011

Friday, December 09, 2011

AYnouncements December 10, 2011 — Parshas Vayishlach

Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Gardens Hills
Focused on Torah, Tefilah, Gemilus Chasadim and Eretz Yisroel Rabbi Herschel Welcher, Mara D’asra
AYnouncements
December 10, 2011 — Parshas Vayishlach

Z’manim
Candle Lighting 4:09 pm Mincha Erev Shabbos 4:16 pm

Hashkama Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in Pesachim 3:15 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Mincha followed by Seudah Shelishis 4:00 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man Kerias Shema 9:28 am Maariv / Motzaei Shabbos 5:18 pm

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 Tefilin for the week of December 11 is 6:19 am.

Mazal Tov to…

Mazal Tov to Yaakov & Atara Serle upon the engagement of their son, Shmuel to Mimi Rabovsky of Boca Raton, Fl.
Special Mazal Tov to Mrs. Belle Serle, grandmother of the chosson.

Welcome New Members
Our shul would like to welcome the following new members:
Benzion & Esti Zachai,
Moshe & Naomi Selevan

Shabbos Events
Oneg Shabbos Parsha Program
This Friday Night, Parshas Vayishlach, Dec 9 at 8:00 PM – Please join us for an oneg at the home of Sam & Avigayil Straus: 141-43 72nd Crescent. At 8:30 PM Mark Frankel will give a 30-minute parsha shiur.

CAY Teen Minyan
This Shabbos, Parshas Vayishlach, Dec 10 at 9:15 AM.
Please join us for our teen minyan. The Teen Minyan Kiddush sponsors for this week are Sam & Avigayil Straus.
Anyone interested in participating in laining, davening, dvar torah & any parents who wish to sponsor the Kiddush in future weeks should contact Rich Gewanter.

Seudah Shelishis
Seudah Shelishis 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 (glandau@earthlink.net) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor Seudah Shelishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.

Motzaei Shabbos Learning Program
Please join us in this tremendously successful program. Doors open: 7:00 pm, pizza served at 7:50 pm. Bring a friend, bring your children or come alone. (Please be aware of when you stopped eating fleishig.) Contact Mark or Jay if you wish to sponsor. Sponsorship is available for this week.

Next Shabbos Mevorchim Kiddush
The next Shabbos Mevorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbos, Parshas Mikeitz (Dec. 24). Sponsorship is $100. If you are interested in sponsoring, be it for a Simchah or a Yahrzeit, see or call Jay Jaffe (917-488-8227) or Barry Simanowitz (718-263-1816).

Schedule of Regular Shiurim
Sunday, December 11:
8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Tikun Hamidos
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusa Program in Berachos
Tuesday, December 13:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halacha Shiur: “Halachos of Chanukah”
Thursday, December 15:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series

Community Beis Medrash Program
Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 - 10:30 pm
Monday & Thursday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm Shiur on Halacha, given by R’ Chananya Berman*
Every Monday, 9:45 -10:15 pm Maharal Chabura: Why Hashem Created the World, led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30 - 9:30 pm Rav’s weekly shiur: “Halachos of Chanukah”
Every Wednesday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm Shiur on Mussar & Hashkafa, given by R’ Aryeh Goldman*
Every Wednesday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban, led by R’ Mark Kutner
Sunday-Thursday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm Chaburah on Mishnah Berura, led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

*Sponsored by Tifereth Bnei Torah
The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.
Women’s League
Every Tuesday, 9:00 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehilim Group
Sunday, Dec. 11th, 11:30AM – 1PM Chanukah Pizza and Plaster event for girls in grades 1st-5th at Plaster Party Place: 96-09 Metropolitan Ave. Forest Hills. Cost: $5 members; $8 non-members. (Max $12 per family; $20 non-members) RSVP: Rifka Starkman 718-380-4225 Or RS@Starkman.com . Looking for Teenage Volunteers.
Upcoming Shul/ Community Events
Saturday Night, December 10th at 8:30 PM - Jewish Heritage Center Chinese Auction
The auction will be held at the Shaare Tova Ballrom: 82-33 Lefferts Blvd. Kew Gardens. Orders can be sent by Phone, Fax & Web as well. For more info go to: www.jhauction.com, Email: events@thejhc.org or call (718) 575-3100.
QJCC Coat Drive - until Jan 10.
The QJCC is accepting donations of lightly used coats and sweaters for those in need within our community. The coat drive will run until January 10. Drop-off items at the QJCC office: 119-45 Union Turnpike (lower level of Ezra Academy) from 9AM– 4PM Mon.- Thurs. and 9AM – 1PM Friday. For further information call (718) 544-9033.
http://caykgh.blogspot.com/ Jay can be reached at cay.president@gmail.com for Shul business.


Jay Jaffe, president board of directors
Alan Hochster, vice president
Yussie, Englander, treasurer
Abba Cohen, secretary
Ronnie Schlanger, gabbai rishon
Yonah Levant, gabbai sheini Yisroel Benedek
Harvey Blitz
Mark Frankel
Yoni Platovsky
Simcha Shapiro Barry Simanowitz, immediate past president
Leon Stern
Shari Weiss
Jennifer Jaffe, Women’s League President


To have your announcements appear in the weekly AYnouncements, please send the text to cay.secretary@gmail.com by Wednesday evening.
Submissions are subject to approval and may be edited for brevity and clarity.

Rabbi Welcher on Halachos of Chanukah 2012 Part 1 - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Halachos of Chanukah 2012 Part 1 - mp3 can be downloaded
here.

Rabbi Welcher on Halachos of Praying for Rain - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Halachos of Praying for Rain - mp3 can be downloaded
here.

R' Eliezer Maybruch on Priorities in Berachos V - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch on Priorities in Berachos V - mp3
part 5 can be download here

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Gates of Prayer and Tears - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Gates of Prayer and Tears - mp3 can be download
here.

Monday, November 21, 2011

Rebbetzin Heller on Tzinuis Awareness Integration

Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller on Tzinuis and Bein Adam L'Chaveiro - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller on Not Sleeping Through Life - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller on Closing The Gap Between Mind Heart Action- mp3 can be downloaded here.

To download:
From Firefox: 1) Right Click on the "downloaded here" link 2) Click on Save Link As on the dropdown menu 3) Specify where you want to save the mp3 file
From Chrome: 1) Right Click on the "downloaded here" link 2) Click on Save Link As on the dropdown menu 3) Specify where you want to save the mp3 file
From IE: 1) Right Click on the "downloaded here" link 2) Click on Save Target As on the dropdown menu 3) Specify where you want to save the mp3 file

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Rabbi Shaffier on Fleeting Glimpses of the Upper World

Rabbi Shaffier on Fleeting Glimpses of the Upper World - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Rabbi Welcher on Shnayim Mikra V'Echad Targum - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Shnayim Mikra V'Echad Targum - mp3 can be download
here.

Friday, October 28, 2011

AYnouncements October 29, 2011 — Parshas Noach — Rosh Chodesh MarCheshvan


Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Gardens Hills

Focused on Torah, T’filah, G’milus Chasadim, and Eretz Yisroel
Rabbi Herschel Welcher, Mara D’Asra

AYnouncements

October 29, 2011 Parshas Noach Rosh Chodesh MarCheshvan

Z’manim

Candle Lighting

5:38 pm

Minchah Erev Shabbos

5:45 pm

Hashkamah Minyan

7:15 am

Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim

4:30pm

Daf Yomi

7:25 am

Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis

5:20 pm

Shacharis

8:30 am

Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma

10:00 am

Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos

6:46pm

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 30 is 6:39 am.

HaMakom Y’nacheim

Condolences to Chanan (David) Berger on the passing of his mother, Sara Berger z”l. Shiv'ah concludes on Tuesday morning.

Mazal Tov to…

Dov & Gittel Nierman on the engagement of their daughter Rena to Raphael Gleiberman of Flatbush

Simcha & Adina Shapiro upon the Bar Mitzvah of their son Yehuda. A Kiddush in honor of the occasion will be held after davening, to which all are invited.

Mazal Tov to This Year’s Simchas Torah Chasanim!
“In order of appearance”: Mendel Starkman (Kol HaN’arim), Rabbi Welcher (Chasan Torah),

R’ Marty Katz (Chasan B’reishis), Simcha Shapiro (Chasan Maftir)

B’ruchim HaBa’im! The Shul welcomes the following new members:

Kobi & Charnie Barak Yedidyah & Yali Rosenberg

Shabbos Events

S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors

Shmuel & Chedva Abrahamson, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his father Michael ben Avraham z”l

Simcha & Adina Shapiro, in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son Yehuda

Barry & Sarah Simanowitz, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of Sarah’s brother Herschel Chaim ben Henoch Reuven HaKohen z”l

Last week’s sponsor was Mrs. Doris Jaffe, in honor of her children and grandchildren.

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 (glandau@earthlink.net) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor S'udah Sh'lishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.

Last Week’s Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors

David & Rivka Leah Baum, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his father Eliezer Lipa ben Abba Tzvi z”l and her father Reuven ben Aharon HaKohen z”l

Ronnie & Miriam Schlanger, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of his mother Chana bas Ephraim z”l

Yaakov & Atara Serle, on the recent birth of a granddaughter

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Schedule of Regular Shiurim

Sunday, October 30:

8:50 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Tikun HaMidos

9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in Maseches Brachos

Rabbi B. Shafier of The Shmuz

Shiur for Men and Women in the Shul

“Fleeting Glimpses of the Upper World”

This Wednesday, November 2 – 8:30 pm

Tuesday, November 1:

8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur: Topics in Halachah

Thursday, November 3:

8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series: The Anshei K’neses HaG’dolah and Beyond

Community Beis Medrash Program

Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 - 10:30 pm

Monday & Thursday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm

Shiur on Halachah, given by R’ Chananya Berman*

Every Monday, 9:45 -10:15 pm

Maharal Chaburah “Why HaShem Created the World, led byAaron Meltzer

Every Tuesday, 8:30 - 9:30 pm

Rav’s weekly shiur: “Topics in Halachah”

Every Wednesday, 9:00 - 9:30 pm

Shiur on Mussar & Hashkafah, given by R’ Aryeh Goldman*

Every Wednesday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm

Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban, led by R’ Mark Kutner

Sunday-Thursday, 9:45 - 10:15 pm

Chaburah on Mishnah B’rurah, led by R' Moshe Bilitzky

*Sponsored by Tifereth Bnei Torah

The Rav strongly encourages everyone to participate for 30 minutes one day a week before or after Maariv.

Women’s League Every Tuesday, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group

This Shabbos Parshas Noach, Oct. 29, 4:30 pm – a shiur entitled "Great Expectations" will be given by

R' Noach Light at the home of Jay & Karen Daitchman (144-23 72nd Road), in commemoration of the Yahrzeit

of Karen's father, Moshe Naftali ben David HaKohen z”l.

Tuesday, November 1, 8 pm: Dr. Michelle Levine
The fall semester continues… at the home of David & Rochelle Graubard (136-84 71st Road). The 10-part series “Experiencing Chumash During the Renaissance Period – The Commentary of the Sforno,” has a fee of $100. For more information, please call Rochelle Graubard at 793-9176 in the evening.

Yamim Nora’im / Sukkos Hakaras HaTov

from Jay Jaffe, President:

On behalf of the Shul, I thank the following volunteers who helped contribute so much to our Yamim Nora’im and Sukkos in the Shul: Seating Committee (Irwin Nathan, Ellen Cohen), Gabbai Rishon (R’ Yisroel Benedek), Kibudim Auctioneer (R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg), Sukkah Hop Coordinator (Shari Weiss), Fishing Trip Coordinator (Michael Salzbank), Candy Bags (Gitle Bekelnitzky, Yaakov & Atara Serle), and Annual Packing of the Candy Bags (R’ Hayim & Sharon Schwartz and children).

from R’ Yisroel Benedek, Yamim Nora’im Gabbai Rishon:

On behalf of the Shul, I thank the following (in alphabetical order), who helped to make our Yamim Nora’im t’filos so meaningful and beautiful, as they have done for many years: Harvey Blitz (בעל קריאה), R’ Moshe Kamin (בעל תקיעה), Chazan Menachem Moscovitz (בעל מוסף), R’ Chaim Pearl (מעריב, פסוקי דזמרה, מנחה), Isser Rosenberg (גבאי שני), R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg (פסוקי דזמרה, מנחה), R’ David Shatz (כל נדרי-מעריב, נעילה), and Dr. Doniel Steinberg (בעל שחרית).

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Jay can be reached at cay.president@gmail.com for Shul business.

Jay Jaffe, president

board of directors

Alan Hochster, vice president

Yussie Englander, treasurer

Abba Cohen, secretary

Ronnie Schlanger, gabbai rishon

Yonah Levant, gabbai sheini

Yisroel Benedek

Harvey Blitz

Mark Frankel

Yoni Platovsky

Simcha Shapiro

Barry Simanowitz, immediate past president

Leon Stern

Shari Weiss

Jennifer Jaffe, Women’s League President

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