Thursday, January 27, 2011

AYNOUNCEMENTS JANUARY 29, 2011 — PARSHAS MISHPATIM

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
JANUARY 29, 2011 — PARSHAS MISHPATIM
Z’MANIM

Candle Lighting 4:49 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 4:56 pm

Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 3:50 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 4:40 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:38 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 5:59 pm

Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and Thursday 6:20 & 7:30 am
Tuesday and Wednesday 6:30 & 7:30 am
Friday (1st day Rosh Chodesh Adar I) 6:10 & 7:30 am

Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of January 30 is 6:18 am.
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MAZAL TOV TO….
Chaim & Ellen Cohen upon the birth of a grandson, born to their children Elie & Gila Cohen.
The Shalom Zachar will take place בע"ה at 8 pm at the home of Chaim & Ellen (144-20 77th Avenue). The Bris Milah will take place בע"ה on Tuesday, February 1st at Rabbi Rubin's new shul, 70-03 147th Street (corner of 70th Avenue). Shacharis is scheduled for 7:15 am, followed immediately by the Bris.

R’ Elliot & Leora Hecht on the Bris Milah of their son Daniel Yitzhak

Stuart & Sheryl Hecht on the Bris Milah of their grandson, Daniel Yitzhak, born to their children Elliot & Leora Hecht

B’RUCHIM HABA’IM

The Shul welcomes the following new members: Shimmy & Michali Feintuch

SHABBOS EVENTS

Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors

Richard & Terri Kalker, in honor of Shira’s R’fuah Sh’leimah and Hakaras HaTov to all concerned.
Uri & Hepzi Schechter

S'udah Sh'lishis

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.

Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program

Please join us in this tremendously successful program. This week, the doors will open at 7:00 pm with pizza served at 7:50 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.


THE NEXT SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas P’kudei, March 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).


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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM

SUNDAY, JANUARY 30:
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, FEBRUARY 1:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur: “Topics in Halachah”

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series: “Bayis Sheini Chronology and the M’sorah”


COMMUNITY BEIS MEDRASH PROGRAM

SUNDAY-THURSDAY, 8:00 pm-10:30 pm

EVERY MONDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm Chaburah: Maharal on G’milas Chasadim, led by Aaron Meltzer
EVERY TUESDAY, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm Rav’s weekly shiur: “Topics in Halachah”
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
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.

WOMEN’S LEAGUE

EVERY TUESDAY, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group

New Shiur for Women – in conjunction with the CAY Women's League

BEGINNING THIS TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 8 PM: DR. MICHELLE LEVINE
The spring semester begins this Tuesday evening, February 1, at the home of David & Rochelle Graubard
(136-84 71st Road). The 10-part series on Chumash, based on the interpretation of the Rashbam, has a fee of $100. For more information, please call Rochelle Graubard at 793-9176 in the evening.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 8:30 PM: Rabbi Zvi Lew’s monthly women’s lecture series, 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.

SHUL NEWS

Teen Minyan

Ahavas Yisroel’s next teen minyan is scheduled for February 12, Parshas T’tzaveh. Anyone interested in volunteering to lein, lead the davening, or give a d’var Torah should contact Dr. Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com or by phone (718-969-6819). Cong. Ahavas Yisroel invites – and encourages – all teenage and pre-teen boys to participate. Davening will begin at 9:15 am downstairs in the social hall, followed by a Kiddush.



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Barry can be reached at cay.president@gmail.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
MARK FRANKEL
DAVID GRAUBARD
REUVEN GROSSMAN
DAVID KIRSCHNER DAVID LEVIN, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
MICHAEL SALZBANK
SHARI WEISS


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, January 25, 2011

Rabbi Welcher on The Blessings on Torah Readings - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on The Blessings on Torah Readings - mp3 can be downloaded here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Kavanna_In_First_Brocha - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Kavanna_In_First_Brocha - mp3
can be downloaded
here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Kavanna in Tefillah - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Kavanna in Tefillah - mp3
can be downloaded
here.

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Obligation of Mussaf - mp3

R' Yechezkel Rosenberg - Obligation of Mussaf - mp3
can be downloaded
here.

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Hefsek in Brocha Rishona - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Hefsek in Brocha Rishona - mp3 can be downloaded here

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Hefsek in Brochas - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Hefsek in Brochas - mp3 can be downloaded here

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Time of Digestion in Brochas - mp3

R' Eliezer Maybruch - Time of Digestion in Brochas - mp3 can be downloaded here

Saturday, January 22, 2011

OU Tefillah Symposium, R' Schwerd, R' Finkelman, R' Oelbaum - mp3

OU Tefillah Symposium, R' Schwerd, R' Finkelman, R' Oelbaum - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Rabbi Welcher on The Text of Kiddush - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on The Text of Kiddush - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Rabbi Welcher on Amirah L'Akum - mp3

Rabbi Welcher on Amirah L'Akum - mp3 can be downloaded here.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

AYNOUNCEMENTS JANUARY 22, 2011 — PARSHAS YISRO

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
JANUARY 22, 2011 — PARSHAS YISRO
Z’MANIM

Candle Lighting 4:41 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 4:48 pm

Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 3:40 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 4:30 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:40 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 5:51 pm

Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday and 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 January 23 is 6:23 am.

HAMAKOM Y’NACHEIM

Condolences to David Graubard on the passing of his mother, Mrs. Ethel Graubard. Shiv’ah concluded on Thursday.

MAZAL TOV TO….
Dov & Gittel Nierman on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Shlomo Leib. Dov & Gittel invite the entire Kehilah to a Kiddush in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son.

R’ Elliot & Leora Hecht on the recent birth of a baby boy

Stuart & Sheryl Hecht on the recent birth of a grandson, born to their children Elliot and Leora Hecht

B’RUCHIM HABA’IM The Shul welcomes the following new members: Ben & Debbie Portnoy

SHABBOS EVENTS

Women’s League Shiur

3:45 PM: The Women's League will hold a shiur for women by Shoshana Rosenblum (“Visions in Shamayim: Perspectives on the Haftarah”) at the home of Drs. Meyer & Susha Halberstam (141-12 73rd Avenue).

S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors:
Dov & Gittel Nierman, in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son Shlomo Leib
R’ Hayim & Sharon Schwartz, on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of Sharon’s father, ר' נפתלי ב"ר צבי ז"ל

Motza’ei Shabbos Learning Program

Please join us in this tremendously successful program. This week, the doors will open at 7:00 pm with pizza served at 7:50 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. This week’s sponsor: Mark & Linda Frankel, in memory of שרה בת רפאל ז"ל


THE NEXT SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Mishpatim, January 29. 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).


MOTZA’EI SHABBOS COMMUNITY PROGRAM

THIS MOTZA’EI SHABBOS, JANUARY 22, AT 8:30 PM: – Making Our T’filos More Meaningful and Personal
RABBI MORDECHAI FINKELMAN, RABBI NOACH ISAAC OELBAUM, R’ MOSHE SCHWERD
Congregation Nachlas Yitzchok  Sponsored by the OU and the Vaad HaRabanim of Queens
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SCHEDULE OF SHIURIM

SUNDAY, JANUARY 23:
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, JANUARY 25:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur: “The B’rachos of K’rias Sh’ma and the Haftarah”

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim

THURSDAY, JANUARY 27:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series will not meet this week but will resume בע"ה the following week.


COMMUNITY BEIS MEDRASH PROGRAM

SUNDAY-THURSDAY, 8:00 pm-10:30 pm

EVERY MONDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm Chaburah: Maharal on G’milas Chasadim, led by Aaron Meltzer
EVERY TUESDAY, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm Rav’s weekly shiur: “The ברכות of קריאת שמע and the הפטרה”
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 9:45 pm-10:15 pm Chaburah on Chumash with Ramban led by R’ Mark Kutner
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.

WOMEN’S LEAGUE

EVERY TUESDAY, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group

SHUL NEWS

Teen Minyan

Ahavas Yisroel’s next teen minyan is scheduled for February 12, Parshas T’tzaveh. Anyone interested in volunteering to lein, lead the davening, or give a d’var Torah should contact Dr. Rich Gewanter at rgewanter@gmail.com or by phone (718-969-6819). Cong. Ahavas Yisroel invites – and encourages – all teenage and pre-teen boys to participate. Davening will begin at 9:15 am downstairs in the social hall, followed by a Kiddush.

Tzedakah Request for Our Member of Tzahal

As many of you know, Yisrael Kalker, Richie & Terri's son, is a tzanchan (paratrooper) in the IDF. Currently he is in the midst of his active military service before his scheduled return to Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh for the learning portion of his Hesder 5-year commitment.

He has contacted Barry in hopes of raising enough money to purchase equipment and clothing for his unit; known as 890 and B’nei Yeshiva (Beynishim). Any and all donations will be greatly appreciated by Yisrael and the entire unit. Checks can be made out to the Congregation Ahavas Yisroel Tzedakah Fund. Please write in the check memo section "Chevrah L’maan HaChayal." Checks can be given to Barry Simanowitz or mailed to him at 141-29 72nd Drive.





http://caykgh.blogspot.com/


Barry can be reached at cay.president@gmail.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
MARK FRANKEL
DAVID GRAUBARD
REUVEN GROSSMAN
DAVID KIRSCHNER DAVID LEVIN, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
MICHAEL SALZBANK
SHARI WEISS


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.

Saturday, January 01, 2011