CONGREGATION AHAVAS YISROEL OF KEW GARDENS HILLS
FOCUSED ON TORAH, T’FILAH, G’MILUS CHASADIM, AND ERETZ YISROEL
RABBI HERSCHEL WELCHER, MARA D’ASRA
MARCH 19, 2011 — PARSHAS TZAV — SHABBAS ZACHOR
Candle Lighting 6:46 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan* 5:31 pm
Minchah Erev Shabbos 6:53 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:40 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 6:30 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 7:57 pm
Sof Z’man K’rias Sh’ma 10:02 am PURIM קריאת המגילה 8:25, 10:15 pm
Additional readings of פרשת זכור after Musaf & 6:25 pm Purim Chagigah in the Simcha Hall following 1st k’riah
with music by our very own Yoni Benedek
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday (Purim) 7:00 & 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
קריאת המגילה ~7:30 & 8:30 am
Monday & Thursday 6:20 & 7:30 am Minchah on Purim: 1:35 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:30 & 7:30 am
*Wives of husbands attending this Plag Minyan should light 23 minutes after Minchah and not before.
Earliest Time for Talis and T'filin for the week of March 20 is 6:15 am.
Condolences to Harold Mittel on the loss of his mother, our member Mrs. Ruth Mittel. The sitting of Shiv’ah concluded on Friday afternoon.
MAZAL TOV TO…
Zvi & Batya Fishman on the birth of a granddaughter, Chava, born to their children Sruly & Rivka Greenes
R’ Baruch & Suzy Gottesman on the marriage of their children Yosef & Risha Portowicz this past week
R’ Martin & Yaffa Katz on the recent marriage of their children Tzviky & Chaya Drebin
Last week’s sponsors: R’ Martin & Yaffa Katz, on the occasion of the recent marriage of their children
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone (718-263-5301) to sponsor S'udah Sh'lishis or to add your name to the Pinch Hitters list.
Join us for a Special Learning Program: Yeshivas Mordechai HaTzaddik
Come learn in the Shul with your children on Purim day (10:30-11:30 am). All boys (seven and older) will receive a prize.
Tefillas Esther HaMalkah Tehillim Rally at 10:30 am for women and girls at the Shul
THE NEXT SHABBOS M’VORCHIM KIDDUSH
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush will take place on Parshas Tazria, April 2. 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, MARCH 20:
8:45 am: R’ Eliezer Maybruch’s shiur on Halachah and Hashkafah will not be given this week.
9:30 am: R’ Yechezkel Rosenberg’s Chavrusah Program in B’rachos will not be given this week.
TUESDAY, MARCH 22:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur “The Halachos of Learning Halachos 30 Days Before a Chag”
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim
THURSDAY, MARCH 24:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur series: “The Rambam on 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 Haggadah, led by Aaron Meltzer
EVERY TUESDAY, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm Rav’s weekly shiur:
“The Halachos of Learning Halachos 30 Days Before a Chag”
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, MARCH 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, MARCH 23, 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
SHUL NEWS / COMMUNITY EVENTS
Megillah Reading in the Jewish Chapel at NY Hospital (Booth Memorial) on Sunday at 1:45 pm
For more information, call Rabbi David Keehn (917-863-8550).
Anyone interested in sending Mishloach Manos to Reuven & Susan Ulman in Bayside can do so by placing it in a specially marked box in the Shul lobby by 8:45 AM on Purim morning. Ruby Ginsberg will deliver it to them.
MOTZA’EI SHABBOS, MARCH 26 – Afikoman 2011: A Chinese Auction to benefit Mesivta Ateres Yaakov. 40 fabulous prize packages and discount ticket packages are available. Prize packages and an auction booklet are available at www.Afikoman2011.com. Each year, Mesivta Ateres Yaakov does an outstanding job serving the needs of many Queens boys.
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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