Parshas Re'eh: August 6-7, 2010

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Sponsored by Florence & Larry Radkowsky commemorating the yahrzeits of their fathers: Emanuel Kramer, Menachem Natan Ben Mordechai HaKohen, z"l, and HaRav Aaron Radkowsky, Aharon Ben Leib Zalman HaKohen, z"l

Shabbos August 6-7, 2010

Parshas Re`eh Shabbos Mevorchim 27 Av 5770

Light Candles 7:56pm Earliest Candle lighting 6:47pm

Early Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Early Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:00pm

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

The Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard Kiddush is sponsored by Lee, Craig and Ari Oppenheim in honor of Naomi`s graduation and Master`s degree from Hebrew University and Nate`s acceptance to YU`s Smicha and Master`s program.

The 8AM Kiddush is co-sponsored by Ethan Cohen in honor of his upcoming marriage to Rysel House, and by the Broth family in honor of Betzalel`s wimple presentation.

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Gaisin Family in honor of Reuven`s Aufruf.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:25pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:55pm

Shabbos Ends 8:57pm


Cheryl & Richie Broth and family, proud great-grandparents and grandparents Elinor Cohn, Anne Nussbaum, Sara & Charles Umlas, Nancy & David Broth, Tena & Avery Umlas and all of the aunts, uncles and cousins on the occasion of Betzalel`s wimple presentation at the 8AM Minyan.

Sheila & Allen Gaisin and family on the Aufruf of their son Reuven.

Vivian & Arnold Kirshenbaum on the birth of a new granddaughter, Abigail Beth (Yaffa Bracha), to their children Melissa & Elisha Rosenblum. Mazal tov also to all the aunts, uncles & mishpacha.

Vicki Binstock on the marriage of her daughter Shana to Noam Feldman. Mazal Tov also to Shana`s brothers Avi and Dovid and the entire family on this occasion.


Rene Isser and family on the passing of her mother, Dora Wyrobnik, z"l. The funeral took place Thursday afternoon in Dayton, OH. Shiva will be observed in Silver Spring at the Isser home, 11533 Daffodil Lane, from Saturday night through Wednesday morning. The Isser family requests no visitors between 12 noon and 1:30pm, between 5pm and 6pm or after 10pm. Minyan schedule is as follows: Shacharis: Sunday – 8:00am, Monday – 6:50am, Tuesday/Wednesday (Rosh Chodesh) – 6:40am. Mincha/Maariv: Sunday through Tuesday: 7:50pm.


The Youth Minyan will start at 9:15am in the small side of the Social Hall.

Summer groups for children ages 2-5 are in the youth rooms upstairs, and will run from 10 – 11:15. Groups for 1st- 4th grade will resume after summer.

Torah, Tefillah, and Tofutti – The YISE Youth Department invites all families this Shabbos, August 7, to Torah, Tefillah, and Tofutti. Please join us from 4:00-5:00 in the YISE Arcola Social Hall for family chevrusa-style learning, inspiring discussions, and delicious parve ice cream, all followed by early Mincha.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Shiur for 6th – 8th grade boys will meet this Shabbos one hour before Mincha.


Rabbi Zev Katz`s Wednesday morning YISE Chumash class, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets Wednesdays at 11:00 am. in the Small Beis Medrash.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan`s Wednesday evening Advanced Men`s Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, follows Maariv at University Blvd.

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 on the small side of the Arcola Social Hall.


R` Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur in the youth room behind the balcony. This week`s shiur will be "When in Romema, Do as the Romemans: The Issur of Lo Sisgodedu." All are welcome.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur, Mesechet Chagigah, 1 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur 30 minutes before Mincha at Arcola.

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Barry Greengart – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University.

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


The unveiling of a memorial for Carl Boyars z"l, father of Art Boyars, will take place Thursday, August 12, 2:30pm at Judean Memorial Gardens.

The High Holiday Seating Committee can use some new volunteers for assigning seats, just a few Sunday or evening sessions between now and Rosh Hashanah. For information call Art Boyars, 301-649-7333

The Banquet Committee for the next YISE Banquet is being formed. If you would like to join the fun and participate in a great activity to support our Shul, please contact: Nancy James (301) 649-3263; baruch_gershom@verizon,net or Barbara Price (301) 649-6562;

Phone found in Shul – Identify it and you can have it. Call the Shul office, 301-593-4465, ext. 401.


Shabbos, August 7 – Aufruf of Reuven Gaisin, 8:45AM Main Minyan, Belonofsky Sanctuary.

Shabbos, August 7 – Torah, Tefillah, and Tofutti, 4pm – 5pm, Arcola Social Hall

Monday, August 9 – The Man With the Truck, Arcola Social Hall, 5pm-8:30pm

Shabbos, August 14 – Aufruf of Yehuda Zurndorfer, 8AM Minyan, Arcola Social Hall.

Shabbos, August 28 – Women`s Seudah Shlishit, sponsored by YISE Sisterhood

Monday, August 30 – Review of Hilchos Succah, Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8:15pm after Maariv, Beis Medrash.


Women`s Daytime Tehillim Group – will resume meeting Tuesdays on August 17.

The Women`s Group studying "Practical Applications of the Chafetz Chaim & Insights of the Parsha through the Eyes of Rav Pam" will not meet this Shabbos.

Free Jobsearch Bootcamps – These popular, monthly bootcamps, run by JSSA are "sold out" every month. Kickstart your jobsearch! Learn about about the hidden job market, networking, effective resumes, and interviewing. Limited space, pre-registration required, 301-610-8380. Next open sessions are August 17-18 & Sept. 28-29.

Job Search Training Class for those over 50 – Career Gateway is an innovative program to help you turbo-charge your resume, hone your interviewing skills, network effectively, discover the hidden job market, and develop a personal jobsearch plan. $75 for six 8-hour sessions. The current class started on August 3. Space is limited. Call JCA University at 301-255-4200 or email at A program of the Jewish Council for the Aging.

Prayerbook and Biblical Hebrew Classes & Tutoring – Hebrew classes for people at different levels of Hebrew- learn the meaning of prayers, Bible, and other texts. Beginners, intermediate, and advanced, during the day and evening, sliding fee scale for all budgets. Classes include discussion of Torah portions, history, philosophy, and biblical sources of prayers. Excellent textbooks, proven success for adults, very experienced teacher. Private tutoring for adults and children, including all Judaic subjects and Bar and Bat Mitzvah. Call 301-649-6517, leave message any time; cellphone 202-361-4167, or email

If you are a parent of a child with sensory processing disorders, ADD/ADHD or other related diagnoses and would like to connect with other parents who share the same experiences, attend our Potomac chapter meeting this Sunday, August 8, 7:15pm, at Summerville Retirement Community (across from the Cabin John Shopping Center). For more information contact Jaime Selvin, Community Outreach Director at .

Helpline for addiction – Do you or someone you love, have a problem with any type of addiction? If so call 866-zehayom for confidential help geared towards the frum community. For more information go to, which is sponsored by the Yehuda Mond Foundation.

Gemachs – Visit to find out about area gemachs, where you can donate or borrow items, ranging from bicycles and children equipment to simcha clothes.

It`s your Shul – Care for it the way you would want your home to be treated!

FOR WOMEN ONLY – Please join us for this summer`s second YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit, Shabbos Ki Tavo, August 28, 5pm – 7pm, YISE Arcola Social Hall.

The theme of this Seudah Shlishit program is "Bein Isha L`Isha: Between Woman and Woman," and will continue to explore the joys, challenges, and importance of fostering female friendships and relationships.

Attendees will enjoy a "Mid-East Feast" of authentic Mediterranean falafel, salads and spreads with decor that will inspire and create Mediterranean memories, while meeting and mingling with other women from the community. The program will include a d`var Torah exploring the many sides of female relationships as well as a performance by a community-based women`s choir. Tempting desserts will conclude the program. All women welcome and encouraged to attend! (But we kindly request no children under the age of 12 years old.)

Sponsorships are welcome at $18 (or more). Checks, made out to YISE Sisterhood, should be sent to Hedy Bauman, 1131 University Blvd. W. #610, Silver Spring, MD, 20902.

For more information, contact either Vicki Binstock at or Esther Goldfeiz at

Davening Times Week of August 8- 14, 2010

MORNING SERVICES (Aug. 8 – Aug. 14)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

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

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

Tues/Wed Rosh Chodesh 6:10am 6:35am/7:35am** 6:00am "

Friday 6:30am 6:55am/7:35am 6:15am "

Shabbos 8:45am 7:00/7:00*/8:00/8:45am 8:15am "

*Nusach Sefard Minyan **Belonofsky Sanctuary

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Aug. 8 – Aug. 12)

Arcola/University Sunday – Thursday 7:55pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Aug. 8 – Aug. 14)

Talis & Tefillin 5:24am

Krias Sh`ma 9:44am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:49pm

Next Shabbos August 13-14, 2010

Parshas Shoftim 4 Elul 5770

Light Candles 7:47pm Earliest Candle lighting 6:40pm

Early Friday Mincha – Arcola 6:45pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:50pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:45pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:45pm

Shabbos Ends 8:48pm

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