CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
FEBRUARY 19, 2011 — PARSHAS KI SISA
Candle Lighting 5:15 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:22 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:15 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 5:05 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 9:27 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:25 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday (Presidents’ Day) 6:20 & 8:00 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 6:30 & 7:30 am
Thursday 6:20 & 7:30 am
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of February 20 is 5:53 am.
MAZAL TOV TO…
R’ Baruch & Suzy Gottesman on the upcoming marriage of their son Yitzy to Nomi Mordowitz of Monsey, NY
The Shul welcomes the following new members:
Liran & Tali Maccabi
Gedaliah & Brenda Stein
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 (email@example.com) 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 7:25 pm with pizza served at 8:15 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: Zvi & Batya Fishman, in memory of Batya’s father ר' חיים זאב ב"ר יהודה ז"ל
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, FEBRUARY 20:
8:45 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos will not be given this week.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur: “The Four Parshiyos”
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24:
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
MONDAY & THURSDAY, 9:00 pm-9:30 pm Shiur on Halachah, given by R’ Chananya Berman*
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 Four Parshiyos”
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 9:00 pm-9:30 pm Shiur on Mussar & Hashkafah, given by R’ Aryeh Goldman*
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
*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 TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22 – 8 PM: DR. MICHELLE LEVINE: a Shiur for Women –
in conjunction with the Women's League, at the home of David & Rochelle Graubard (136-84 71st Road).
The 10-part series continues on Chumash, based on the interpretation of the Rashbam. For more information, please call Rochelle Graubard at 793-9176 in the evening.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 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.
Ronnie & Miriam Schlanger are being honored by Shevach High School on March 13.
Please contact David Levin (718-793-5963, firstname.lastname@example.org) or Yossi Orbach (718-896-0251) to participate in a group ad from CAY. The ad deadline is March 1.
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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