Parashas Korach – June 24-25, 2011

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The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored by Carol & Lionel Rabin on the yahrzeits of their mothers, Nancy Rosenbaum, z"l, & Sonia Rabin, z"l.

Shabbos, June 24-25, 2011

Parashas Korach, Shabbos Mevorchim 23 Sivan, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 7:05pm Light Candles by 8:19pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:50pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University & Sephardi 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:20pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM Minyan and 8:45AM Main Minyan.

Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold will speak at University Blvd.

The Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard Kiddush is sponsored by "The Group."

The 8:00 AM Kiddush is sponsored by the friends of the Gartenbergs, in honor of their making aliyah and in honor of their anniversary.

The 8:45 Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by friends of Zahava & Michael Atlas, wishing them a Tzeischem l'Shalom on their move to NY.

University Boulevard is hosting a Mevorchim HaChodesh Kiddush and also honoring the outgoing gabbaim, Warren Goldman & Zevi Mehlman.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 8:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:15pm

Shabbos Ends 9:27pm


Florence & Dr. Joel Avigan on the birth of a great-granddaughter, Shayna Sara, to their grandchildren Adina & Rabbi Daniel Moses. Mazal tov also to the siblings Tuvia, Tzipora & Yehuda, the grandparents Karen & Howard Schulman & Jan & Don Moses and the other great-grandmothers, Etta Kramer and Judith Wald.


Bobbi & Jules Meisler on the passing of Bobbi's aunt, Dorothy Peritz, at the age of 101. The funeral was in Miami, Florida on Thursday.

Sue Stern, David Stern and family on the passing of their husband and father, YISE member Dr. Jay Stern. The burial was Tuesday in Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. Shiva will be observed at the home of Sue Stern, 10802 Cavalier Drive, through Monday morning. Minyan times are as follows: Shacharis: Sunday: 8:00am, Monday: 6:45am; Mincha/Maariv: Sunday: 8:20pm. The family requests no visitors between 12 noon and 2 pm, between 6 pm and 7 pm or after 9:30pm.


Join the YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit this Shabbos afternoon, 5pm-7pm, in the YISE Arcola Social Hall. Dr. Gilda Haber, Ph.D., will present a speech entitled "Cockney Girl" about a young girl growing up in a British-Jewish family in England before, during, and after World War II. Tempting desserts will conclude the program. All women welcome and encouraged to attend! (But please, no children under the age of 12 years old.)


Bais Medrash Zichron Gedaliah – The community is invited to celebrate the completion of the Bais Medrash's second year. Tuesday, June 28. Mincha, 7:45pm; remarks by Rabbi Aharon Lopiansky, 8:00pm; maariv, 9:00pm. Arcola Social Hall. Light refreshments. Questions? Please contact R. Moshe Chaim Blate, 404-273-3392.

Rabbi Zev Katz's Wednesday morning Chumash shiur is on summer break.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Wednesday evening Advanced Men's Gemara shiur for men meets one hour before Mincha at University Blvd.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men meets Tuesday and Friday mornings, in the Social Hall, 6:00-6:45am.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Sunday night shiur for men in Mishna Brurah meets at his home. For more information contact

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Wednesday night Women's shiur meets at 8pm in the small Social Hall.

Linas Hatzedek – The Greater Washington Community Kollel – will meet this Sunday with the continuation of the topic of Lo Sisnah: The Prohibition of Harboring Hatred in Your Heart. The program is presented jointly with the YISE Adult Education Committee, Sunday mornings 9:30am, following the 8:45 Shacharis.

Gemara Basics – The Greater Washington Community Kollel's weekly Yesodei Hatorah shiur for men meets on Thursdays, 8:40pm, in the Social Hall.


R' Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur, youth room behind the balcony. All are welcome.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur 1 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes -Parsha shiur 1/2 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Rosenbaum Shiur between Mincha and Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Reuven Kasierer Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University Blvd.

Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur 9am, upstairs behind the women's balcony.


Talk to the Rabbi -Rabbi Rosenbaum is available by phone (no meetings are scheduled) from 10am to 11am, Sunday through Friday, barring extenuating circumstances. Of course, people can call at any time and either speak with him or leave a message. His office number is 301-593-4465, ext. 405.

Don't Waste it – Planning a Simcha? Mazal Tov! What do you plan to do with any left over catered food from certified kosher stores or caterers? The Yehudah Mond Foundation can distribute your extra food with local families who have a need. To donate, call or have your caterer contact or call 301/537-7158

Reminder- Announcements are listed as space is available, at the discretion of the YISE staff. Listings for non-Shul events may appear one time if space is needed for Shul events, or may appear more often if space permits. Submissions are subject to editing for space or stylistic requirements.

Kashrut Alert – Tabatchnick Soup Singles New York Style Chicken Broth with Noodles and Vegetables manufactured by Tabatchnick Fine Foods, Somerset, NJ was inadvertently labeled KOF-K PARVE. The product is in fact KOF-K MEAT. Tabatchnick is correcting the labels.


Women's Daytime Tehillim Group – 2pm-3pm, Tuesdays. For information contact Arleeta Lerner, 301-649-0552.

The Women's Group studying "The Power of the Positive Word" will meet this Shabbos at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola Avenue, at 5:30pm.

Envision an artful day with AMIT at the American Visionary Art Museum, Sunday, June 26, 11am, followed by a dairy lunch in Baltimore. The bus leaves KMS at 9:30am and will return by 5pm. Cost is $85, including museum, lunch and transportation. RSVP to Robbie Pearlstein, 410-484-2223 or, or Doris Leeds, 301-593-3411.

Quickbooks Classes Online – Beginners and intermediate level classes begin Monday, June 27. Intensive approach – 4 evening classes in 1 week. Sponsored by the Orthodox Union. For course info, prerequisites, and fees, go to and scroll down to the bottom right.

Washington Community Kollel Teen Summer Kollel! Boys entering grades 7-9, Monday thru Thursday, 8:15pm – 9:00pm and Junior Summer Kollel for boys entering grades 5-6, Monday thru Thursday, 7:30pm – 8:15pm. Prizes! Raffles! Refreshments! June 27 through July 21 at the Greater Washington Community Kollel, 10900 Lockwood Dr.

Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington invites you to a free program for men and women, recognizing the work of our volunteers and featuring a short workshop of improv exercises with Ora Fruchter & "Subject to Change." Light refreshments. Sponsors requested at $36.00. Wednesday, June 29 at 7:30pm, at the home of Suzette & Mark Tanen, 11702 Gainsborough Road, Potomac. RSVP to 202-331-4481 or email

How to Get a Job in a Non-Profit Organization – Free workshop, sponsored by JSSA, on how to find non-profit job openings and what non-profits are looking for in candidates. Thursday, June 29, 7:00-8:30 p.m. 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville. For more info and to register (required), visit

Practice your elevator speech to get a job! Join the Job Club, Thursday nights 7:30 pm. Find out how to better present yourself, expand your network, to land work. The Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative Job Club in the YISE Beit Medrash. Contact Richard Dine,, or Cheryl Jacobsen,

Rides and Volunteers for Seniors – The Senior Connection, a non-profit organization serving lower Montgomery Co., provides free escorted rides to scheduled medical appointments, helps with grocery shopping and pays friendly visits or makes phone calls to share companionship. To request assistance contact Volunteer drivers are also needed, with trips typically scheduled during non-rush hours and less than 5 miles from home. For more information go to or contact Marcia Custer, 301-962-0820.

Save the Date – Tuesday, July 12, Greater Washington Community Kollel presents Detective Steve Riback LVPD the "Kosher Cop" – "You Have the Right Remain Jewish!". Come hear about his journey to spiritual discovery, faith and Jewish pride. At the Kollel, 10900 Lockwood Dr. For more info email

Camp Ahava-limited spaces still available – Camp starts Monday, June 27! Experience this summer in the heart of Kemp Mill for up to 8 weeks (until August 19)! Exciting Activities, Programs & Trips. Flexible Sessions, Extended Care and Swim Lessons Available. For ages 4½ to 12. For more info., contact the Director, Stephanie Frumkin at 301-592-8433, or visit the camp website at


Shabbos, June 25 – YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit 5pm-7pm in the Arcola Social Hall.

Monday June 27 – The Man With the Truck, 5:30pm. to 8:30pm. Becker Disposables 4:30pm to 8:00pm, Arcola Social Hall & lobby.

Tuesday June 28 – ELZEE – The ultimate in snius fashion – 11:00am – 8:00pm, Arcola

Sunday, July 10 – Washington Nationals vs Colorado Rockies,YISE Social Committee at Jewish Community Day at Nationals Park, 1:35pm. Tickets $8 thru YISE Social Committee. Please contact ASAP! Seats are limited.


The Youth Minyan meets at 9:15am.

Youth Groups this Shabbos meet from 10am to 11:15am for 2-5 year-olds ONLY in the large Youth room behind the women's balcony. Groups for 1st – 4th grade boys and girls will resume in the fall.

The Youth Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Youth Minyan Kiddush Group.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Shiur for 6th-8th grade boys will not meet this week.

Davening Times Week of June 26 – July 2, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (June 26 – July 2)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

Sunday 8:00am 6:30/7:30/8:45am 7:30am "

Monday/Thursday 6:15am 6:45/7:35/8:30am 6:05am "

Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday 6:30am 6:55/7:35/8:30am 6:15am "

Shabbos Rosh Chodesh 8:45am 7:00/7:00/8:00/8:45am 8:15am "

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (June 26- June 30)

Sunday-Thursday – Arcola & University 8:25pm

HALACHIC TIMES (June 26 – July 2)

Talis & Tefillin 4:42am

Krias Sh'ma 9:27am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:50pm

Next Shabbos, July 1-2, 2011

Parashas Chukas – Rosh Chodesh 30 Sivan, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 7:06pm Light Candles by 8:19pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:55pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University & Sephardi 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:20pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 8:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:15pm

Shabbos Ends 9:26pm

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