Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Kew Gardens Hills
Focused on Torah, T’filah, G’milus Chasadim, and Eretz Yisroel
Rabbi Herschel Welcher, Mara D’Asra
April 30, 2011 — Parshas K’doshim
Plag HaMinchah Minyan*
Minchah Erev Shabbos
Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim
Pirkei Avos: R’ Moshe Kamin
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma
Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos
6:20 & 7:30 am
Tuesday & Friday
6:30 & 7:30 am
Wed. & Thurs. (Rosh Chodesh Iyar)
6:10 & 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 May 1 is 5:05 am.
Condolences to Barry Katz upon the loss of his mother, Henya Katz. Shiv’ah concludes on Friday afternoon, May 6.
Mazal Tov to…
R’ Yaakov & Tovah Finestone on the engagement of their daughter Chaya to Shmuel Dovid Meth of Philadelphia
R’ David & Cindy Levin and Jeffrey & Susie Caro on the birth of a grandson on Sh'vi’i shel Pesach, born to their children Dovid & Esther Caro
Yehudah Serle upon receiving Smicha from Rav Sternbuch in Yerushalayim. Mazal Tov to his parents,
Yaakov & Atara Serle
Leon & Sandy Stern on the birth of a granddaughter, born to their children Hirsch & Talia Hollander
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush Sponsors
Hershy & Felecie Akerman, in memory of Necha bas Moshe and Yaakov ben Avraham Tzvi
Women’s League Shiur
5:30 pm: The Women's League will present a shiur for women by Rabbi Dr. Zev Maybruch (“The Value of Remembering”) at the home of Steven & Linda Brizel (144-38 69th Rd.) l’ilui nishmas Linda’s father, Yaakov Yitzchak ben Yisrael z”l, on the occasion of his Yahrzeit.
Pirkei Avos Shiur – 8:10 pm: given this week by R’ Moshe Kamin
Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush
The next Shabbos M’vorchim Kiddush is scheduled to take place on Shabbas Parshas BaMidbar (May 28). 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, May 1:
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, May 3:
8:30 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur is cancelled this week.
Wednesday, May 4:
8:30-9:30 pm: R’ Zev Aeder’s Gemara shiur in Maseches B’rachos
Thursday, May 5:
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 G’milas Chasadim, led by Aaron Meltzer
Every Tuesday, 8:30 pm-9:30 pm
Rabbi Welcher’s Weekly Halachah Shiur is cancelled 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.
Every Tuesday, 9:30 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group
Sunday, May 1: Alan Hochster is riding in the 5 Boro Bike Tour with, and to raise money for, Ohel.
Anyone wishing to donate to the cause should contact him. We wish you the best, Alan!
Sunday, May 1, 7:30 pm: The Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills’ Yom HaShoah Program, in the Main Shul
Monday May 2, 8:00 pm: CHAZAQ & Cong. Ahavas Yisroel present a video presentation of Rabbi Avigdor Miller z”l on his 10th Yahrzeit, titled “Common Sense.” Free CDs of R' Avigdor Miller will be handed out! Men & women are welcome! A hot buffet will be served. Admission is free. Location: here in the Shul
Monday, May 9, 8:30 pm: Join us for a shiur for women by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller, here in the Shul
Topic: “Drawing Inspiration in Turbulent Times”
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
david levin, immediate past president
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