Parshas Toldos: November 5-6, 2010

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Shabbos, November 5-6, 2010

Parshas Toldos 29 Mar Cheshvan 5771

Light Candles 5:45pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 5:45pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 5:45pm

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

The Haskamah/Nusach Sefard Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by "The Group."

The 8:45AM Kidddush is sponsored by Zehava & Michael Atlas on the birth of their daughter, Miriam Devorah. Mazal Tov to the Atlas & Machnikoff families.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 5:25pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 5:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 5:40pm

Shabbos Ends 6:44pm

Mazal Tov To:

Rebbetzin Anemer on the birth of a new great-grandson, Gedaliah Anemer.

Simi & Sammy Franco on the birth of a new granddaughter to their children Jessi & Nathan Franco, of Baltimore. Mazal Tov also to the Great Grandparents Dorothy & Nat Franco & Janet & Melvin Rottenberg and all the mishpocha.

Condolences To:

Michael Hourwitz and family on the passing of his father, Albert Hourwitz, z"l. The funeral service took place Thursday in East Haven, CT. Shiva will be observed at the Hourwitz home, 11715 Fulham Street, through Wednesday morning. The family requests no visitors between 5:45pm and 7:00pm or after 10:00pm. Minyan schedule is as follows: Shacharis: Sunday: 7:30am EST; Tuesday/Wednesday: 7:00am; Monday: 6:45am; Mincha/Maariv: Sunday/Monday/Tuesday: 4:40pm.


Sunday, Nov. 7 – Krystallnacht Commemoration program, Arcola Social Hall, 7:30pm. Video presentation, "Into the Arms of Strangers," a documentary

Tuesday, Nov. 9- Zichron Gedaliah Beis Medrash program, 7:45pm this week, followed by

Tuesday, Nov. 9 – Rabbi Motty Berger, Community Lecture, 8:30pm, presented by YISE Adult Education Committee.

Saturday, Nov. 20 – Installation of Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8pm, YISE Social Hall

Sunday, Nov. 21 – YISE Sisterhood Tea, 10am-Noon, Arcola Social Hall

Sunday, Nov. 21 – Youth/Nursery Chanukah Party & Gift Sale, at YISE Nursery, 1- 4pm

Monday, Nov. 22 – 1st of 3 -part series on Cooking on Shabbos- Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8pm, Beis Medrash

Kemp Mill Community Krystallnacht Program 7:30pm, Sunday, Nov. 7 "Into the Arms of Strangers," a feature length documentary about the Kindertransport will be presented at 7:30 pm Sunday, Nov. 7 in the YISE Social Hall. This program, presented as an adjunct to Yom HaShoah program last April, is sponsored by the YISE/KMS Holocaust Committee.

At the Sound of the Tone – Rabbi Rosenbaum now has a confidential voice mailbox on the YISE phone system. The YISE phone number is 301-593-4465.The Rabbi`s extension is 411. His email address is

Don`t forget to change your clocks 1 hour back Motzei Shabbos for Eastern Standard Time

Rabbi Rosenbaum has started a new Gemara shiur for men on Tuesday and Friday mornings in the Arcola social hall from 6:00-6:45. The shiur will cover Gemara, Rashi, and Tosfos with a look at the practical halachic conclusions drawn from the sugyos. It will begin with the third perek of Meseches Shabbos. For more information please contact Aaron Branda at or Rabbi Rosenbaum.


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

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

Youth Groups will meet this Shabbos at 10am. 1st – 4th grade girls meet upstairs in the small Beis Medrash; 1st – 4th grade boys at the Yeshiva (meet in the YISE downstairs lobby at 10am to walk across); 2-5 year olds meet in the large Youth room behind the women`s balcony. Pick up the 2-5 year olds in the large Youth room and the 1st-4th graders in the small Youth room.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Shiur for 6th-8th grade boys meets 1 hour before Shabbos Mincha.

The first Dor L`Dor of the season is next week! All families are invited to come and join in the YISE Arcola Social Hall Motzei Shabbos, Nov. 13, 7pm for family chevrusah-style learning, pizza, and prizes! To sponsor this program, call Michael Shimoff, 301-592-1606.

Join us for the Annual YISE Youth & Nursery School Chanukah Party and Gift Sale, Sunday, Nov. 21 at the YISE Nursery, 811 University Blvd., 1 to 4pm. Come get all your Chanukah gift shopping done while your pre-school and early-elementary aged children are busy with fun activities, including arts and crafts, exciting games and delicious refreshments. The cost is $5 per child with no admission fee for adults. This is a community-wide event.


Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – in the YISE small Social Hall. Learning 7:45-9pm, followed by Maariv and light refreshments. Five shiurim & chavrusas. Contact Rabbi Eli Reingold, 301-996-5910,

Rabbi Zev Katz`s Wednesday morning Chumash class, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets at 11am in the small Beis Medrash at Arcola.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan`s Wednesday evening Advanced Men`s Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets at 7:30pm, after 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 in the Arcola Small Beis Medrash.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel Linas Hatzedek program presented in conjunction with the YISE Adult Education Committee on Sunday mornings will NOT meet this week. The program will resume Sunday November 14.


R` Pinchas Werner – Shiur will not take place this Shabbos.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur, will not take place this Shabbos.

Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Alshich on the Parsha 45 minutes before Sephardi Mincha.

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

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

R` Shlomo Fantl – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University Blvd.

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

The unveiling for Dr. Bruce Shnider, a`h, will take place on Sunday, Nov. 14, at 1:30pm at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. Afterwards, friends are invited to the Ring House for refreshments.

Reminder- Community programs 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. There are no guarantees. Submissions are subject to editing


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

The Women`s Group studying "Practical Applications of the Chafetz Chaim & Insights of the Parsha through the Eyes of Rav Pam" will meet this Shabbos at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola Avenue, 4:30pm. All women are welcome!

4-year-old Girls Shabbos Group will meet this Shabbos at the home of Kayla Schwechter, 703 Horton Dr., from 3:30 to 5pm.

B`nei Akiva Snif and Family Seudat Shlishit – Saturday, Nov. 6, 4:30pm at KMS for children grades 3-6 and their parents. Children will have Snif while parents learn about the Bnai Akiva programs and events. The suggested donation is $15/family. Questions? Contact Miriam Zaghi,

Community Yard Sale – Novels, furniture, kitchen utensils, household goods, clothing, toys, games, electronics, and more! Plus: major seforim sale-dozens of lightly used seforim at major discounts! Sunday, Nov. 7, 12:30-4:30pm, at YGW, 1216 Arcola Ave. For more information, call 301-649-7077 ext 1469. A project of the senior class.

MJBHA Open House -Prospective families are invited to a Veteran`s Day Open House. Thursday, Nov.11, 10am – 11:30 am. For information or to RSVP, call Sharon Butler, Admissions Director, 301-962-9400, x5630 or

Gathering for Gilad – There will be a rally Nov. 11 at 6pm on the Mall called "1600 for 1600," to mark the 1600th day of Gilad Shalit`s captivity. The goal is to have 1600+ attend. Sponsored by UMD ZOA Students. For information contact

Yearly Hat Sale at MJBHA Thursday, Nov. 11 – the annual hat sale at MJBHA will be held in the Ethel S. Lerner Cafeteria, 3-4:30pm and 6-8pm. Along with the hat sale from 6-8pm will be a boutique made up of local vendors. Detailed information can be found on the flyers located on the YISE Bulletin Boards.

How to pay for long-term care – Bikur Cholim`s Eldercare Program series. Learn the basics about long-term care insurance: whom it`s for, what it costs, how to select a policy, federal and state programs (including Medicaid) that can assist in paying for long-term care needs. Speakers include Baruch Wertenteil from the Wertenteil Agency and Michael Lachance, from the Maryland Department of Aging. Sunday, Nov. 14, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at YISE.

Summer 2011 Jobs (New date) – Rafi Katz, a former summer intern, will discuss how you can snag that coveted Washington internship or other summer job. Tuesday, Nov.16, 7:30- 9:00pm, Kemp Mill Synagogue. For other job-related assistance, contact Avi Zemelman at

New local Kosher Eatery: Cafe Shawreen – 188 Rollins Ave., Rockville. Open Sunday – Thursday 11-8 and Friday 11-2. Under supervision of the Vaad.

Father & Son Learning – At the Boys` Yeshiva, for kindergarten to 6th grade, with special program for 7th-8th grade. Motzei Shabbos, 7:30pm. Learning, pizza, raffles, prizes, special programs. For more info, call Rabbi Hes, 301-593-7991 or Nechemiah Mond, 301-754-2221.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel`s Fall Semester is in progress. Discover exciting classes and chavrusa opportunities. New programs include: Mishna Enrichment for 5-6 boys, Mondays 7:45 – 8:30pm; Philosophy of Mitzvohs for 7-9 boys Tuesdays, 8:15 – 9:00pm; Megilla Gems for Women with Mrs. Sara Malka Winter Tuesday at 8:00pm. Located at 10900 Lockwood Dr. For more info contact Rabbi Menachem Winter 301-213- 6504 or

The YISE Sisterhood Annual Membership Tea -Sunday, Nov. 21, 10am to noon at the Arcola Social Hall.The morning program will include a dairy brunch, a d`var Torah by Rebbetzin Atara Rosenbaum, a look back at Sisterhood`s exciting year of programming, and a look forward towards innovative and creative ideas for future events. Bring your ideas and be ready to discuss how we can make a good thing even better!

Tea (Brunch) Fee: Sisterhood Members: $12; Non-Sisterhood Members: $18 *RSVP Requested* 2010-2011 Sisterhood Membership Fee: $36. Membership dues can be paid at the door. The Annual Tea begins the 2010-2011 Sisterhood membership year. Join the Sisterhood now and support future quality women`s programming! Women only. For information or to RSVP, contact or Vicki Binstock (co-president), 301-318-2126

Davening Times Week of Nov. 7- Nov. 13, 2010

All times are Eastern Standard Time (EST)

MORNING SERVICES (Nov. 7 – Nov. 13)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

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

Monday Rosh Chodesh6:10am 6:35am/7:35am* 6:05am "

Tues./Wed./Friday 6:30am 6:55am/7:35am 6:15am "

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

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

*Nusach Sefard Minyan

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Nov. 7 – Nov. 11)

Sunday – Arcola & University – 4:45pm; Arcola Monday – Thursday 4:45pm

University – Maariv only Monday – Thursday 7:15pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Nov. 7 – Nov. 13)

Talis & Tefillin 5:54am

Krias Sh`ma 9:16am

Mincha (Earliest) 12:23pm

Next Shabbos, November 12-13, 2010

Parshas Vayatze 6 Kislev 5771

Light Candles 4:38pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 4:40pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 4:40pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:20pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 4:35pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 4:35pm

Shabbos Ends 5:38pm

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