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 5, 2011 — PARSHAS P’KUDEI — SHABBAS SH’KALIM
Candle Lighting 5:31 pm Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:38 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 4:30 pm
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 9:15 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 6:41 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday (Rosh Chodesh Adar II) 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday (Rosh Chodesh Adar II) 6:10 & 7:30 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 March 6 is 5:32 am.
MAZAL TOV TO…
Chaim & Ellen Cohen on the birth of a granddaughter, born to their children Tzvi & Tzivia Cohen
B’RUCHIM HABA’IM The Shul welcomes the following new members:
David & Rena Maslansky Irwin & Paula Danowitz
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors
David & Rochelle Graubard, in honor of the birth of their granddaughter Nili Etel
Reuven & Ruchie Grossman
Yussie Englander, in celebration of his 15th birthday on Alef Adar Beis
Doris Jaffe, in honor of her grandchildren Corey, Sora Ruchel, and Hadassah Leah Jaffe
Women’s League Shiur
4:00 PM: The Women's League will present a shiur for women by Miss C. Finestone (“The Inner Potential of Purim”)
at the home of Zvi & Batya Fishman (147-19 72nd Avenue) l’ilui nishmas Batya’s mother, Leah bas R’ Avigdor HaKohen z”l, on the occasion of her Yahrzeit.
Last week’s sponsor: Elliot & Phyllis Katten on the occasion of the Yahrzeit of Elliot’s father יהודה ב"ר מנחם ז"ל
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 7:40 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.
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 6:
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, MARCH 8:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur will not be held this week.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos – Perek Keitzad M’vorchim
THURSDAY, MARCH 10:
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 will not be held this week.
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 8 – 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.
JOIN US FOR A SHIUR FOR MEN AND WOMEN by R’ Moishe Schwerd
Motza’ei Shabbos, March 12 – 9:00 pm sharp: “Mystical Reasons for the Purim S’udah”
Daf Yomi Siyum for Maseches Z’vachim
Join us for bagels and lox as we celebrate the completion of Maseches Z’vachim on Sunday, March 13.
Daf Yomi – M’nachos - 6:40 AM Special Shacharis - 7:45 AM (in addition to the 8:00 AM Shacharis)
Hadran/Siyum for Z’vachim - 8:25 AM Benching ~ 8:50 AM
SAVE THE DATE: PRE-PURIM PARTY – Sunday, March 13 – 3:00-5:00 pm – Doors open at 2:45 pm
Cong. Ahavas Yisroel’s PRE-PURIM PARTY, sponsored by the Women’s League, will feature a juggling show, face painting, etc. Bring your own costume. Members: $3 Non-members: $5
Barry can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org 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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