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 17, 2012 — PARSHIYOS VAYAKHEL-P’KUDEI — PARSHAS PARAH
Candle Lighting 6:45 pm Plag HaMinchah Minyan*
Minchah Erev Shabbos 5:29 pm
Hashkamah Minyan 7:15 am Rabbi's Shiur in P'sachim 5:30 pm
Daf Yomi 7:25 am Minchah followed by S’udah Sh’lishis 6:30 pm
Shacharis 8:30 am
Sof Z'man K'rias Sh'ma 10:03 am Maariv / Motza’ei Shabbos 7:55 pm
Weekday Shacharis Weekday Maariv
Sunday 8:00 am Sunday-Thursday 9:30 pm
Monday & Thursday 6:20 & 7:30 am
Tuesday, Wednesday, & 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 18 is 6:12 am.
MAZAL TOV TO….
Michelle Cohen on the occasion of her upcoming marriage to Aaron Frager
Dr. Steven & Shari Weiss on the occasion of the forthcoming marriage of their son, Ephraim, to Yocheved Thaler
B’RUCHIM HABA’IM! Welcome to our new members:
Meir & Chevi Fenster Irving & Roslyn Weiss
Kiddush after Davening
Steven & Shari Weiss cordially invite the entire Congregation to the Kiddush in honor of Ephraim’s Aufruf today.
S'udah Sh'lishis Sponsors
Steven & Shari Weiss, in honor of Ephraim’s Aufruf today
ANNUAL PRE-PESACH SHIUR BY THE RAV…
THIS TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 8:00 PM
Please join us for a shiur for women (and men) by Rabbi Welcher at the Shul.
“Annual Halachic Guide to Easier Pesach Cleaning for Women and Men”
The shiur will be available for free download at caykgh.blogspot.com.
Women's League Shiur: —— Next Shabbos, Parshas VaYikra
5:30 pm: Women's League presents a shiur for women. Adina Brizel will give a shiur entitled, "Rosh Chodesh Nissan: The World Will Be Watching" at the home of Steven and Linda Brizel (144-38 69th Road). This shiur will be l’ilui nishmas Linda's father, Yaakov Yitzchak ben Yisrael z”l, on the occasion of his Yahrzeit.
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SCHEDULE OF REGULAR SHIURIM
SUNDAY, MARCH 18:
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 20:
8:00 pm: Rabbi Welcher’s Halachah Shiur: “Annual Halachic Guide to Easier Pesach Cleaning for Women and Men”
THURSDAY, MARCH 22:
8:30-9:25 pm: R' Yisroel Benedek's shiur
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, 8:00 pm-9:30 pm Rav’s Annual Pre-Pesach Shiur will be given 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, 9:00 pm: Women’s League Weekly Tehillim Group
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21, 8:30 pm: Rabbi Zvi Lew’s monthly women’s lecture series, which is now on Hilchos Pesach, 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.
Matzah Order Form – The deadline for ordering Matzah products under the supervision of Rav Welcher has passed. Make sure your orders are in by the end of the weekend. Forms were in the mail and a fillable form was e-mailed to everyone on the CAY E-Mail List.
Sunday, March 18, at 9:00 am: The Vaad Harabonim of Queens, National Council of Young Israel Rabbis, and the JBFCS join the National Association of Chevrah Kadisha in inviting you to an informative program and sign-up event: “It’s Time to Do the Living Will The Halachic Way” at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills. For more information, please call 718-847-6280.
Monday, March 26, at 8:00 pm: There will be a shiur for women dedicated as a z’chus for the R’fuah Sh’leimah of Cheryl (Goldkrantz) Reitberger, Chaya Esther bas Feiga Yenta. Mrs. Shifra Rabenstien (acclaimed speaker from Baltimore) will be speaking at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills.
Jay can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org for Shul business.
JAY JAFFE, PRESIDENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
ALAN HOCHSTER, VICE PRESIDENT
YUSSIE ENGLANDER, TREASURER
ABBA COHEN, SECRETARY
RONNIE SCHLANGER, GABBAI RISHON
YONAH LEVANT, GABBAI SHEINI YISROEL BENEDEK
SIMCHA SHAPIRO BARRY SIMANOWITZ, IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
JENNIFER JAFFE, WOMEN’S LEAGUE PRESIDENT
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