Parashas Bechukosai – May 20-21, 2011

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Shabbos, May 20-21, 2011

Parashas Bechukosai 17 Iyar, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 6:48pm Light Candles by 8:00pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:35pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:00pm

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

Rabbi Barry Greengart will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

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

The 8AM Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Leor & Avi Baldinger in honor of the birth of their daughter, Nava Hannah.

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Joan & Ephraim Natelson on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Dov Ber.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:55pm

Shabbos Ends 9:06pm


Rebbetzin Yocheved Anemer on the engagement of her granddaughter Rivka, daughter of Rabbi & Mrs. Zev Anemer, to Chaim Berman of Los Angeles.

Florence & Joel Avigan and to the whole family on the engagement of their grandson, Natan Barzel of Jerusalem to Esti Lindenfeld of Bnai Brak.

Joan & Ephraim Natelson on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Dov Ber. Mazal tov also to siblings, Sarah, Devorah & Shoshanah, and all the relatives & friends here to celebrate.


Mrs. Marcia Goodman


Youth Groups: The 2-5 year olds group and 1st-4th grade girls group are cancelled as the group leaders will be on their school Shabbaton. All others meet at 10am as usual.

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


Women's Seudah Shlishit this Shabbos, 4-6 p.m.

Join the Sisterhood for its Mother's Day Seudah Shlishit honoring all women. The event will take place in the YISE Arcola Social Hall, with a "make-your-own wrap" bar and a variety of chocolate desserts! Socialize with other community women, share favorite Mother's Day memories, and hear inspiring words of Torah from guest speaker, Susan Koss.

Be There! The YISE Election/Annual Meeting is Monday night, 7pm, in the Arcola Social Hall.

Sponsors for Klugerman Kiddush – There will be a main minyan Kiddush on May 28 in honor of Rabbi Tzvi & Yaffa Klugerman and family for their dedicated service to our youth and community. It is not too late to help sponsor this event! Contact Judy at or 301-649-5505 to contribute. Checks should be made payable to YISE and given to the office.


Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – The Learning program meets in the YISE small Social Hall. Mincha, 7:45pm, Learning 8pm-9pm, followed by Maariv. Contact Rabbi Reingold, 301-996-5910.

Rabbi Zev Katz's Wednesday morning Chumash shiur meets Wednesdays at 11am in the small Beis Medrash.

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

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men, Tuesday and Friday mornings, Arcola 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 8pm, small Social Hall. Linas Hatzedek – Will resume next Sunday, May 29.

Gemara Basics – The Greater Washington Community Kollel's weekly Yesodei Hatorah shiur for men meets on Thursdays, 8:30pm, in the Arcola 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, resumes this Shabbos 1 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes -Parsha shiur will not meet this Shabbos.

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak between Mincha and Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Reuven Kasirer will speak between Mincha & Maariv at University Blvd..

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

Tehillim for Yisroel Anemer – The telephone number for calling for tehillim for Yisroel Anemer is 760-569-7676, and the access code is 517657 at 8:30pm.

Kashrut Alert – Kilikanoon Wines, produced in Australia, bear a symbol that is similar to the Star-K symbol. The symbol is the company's logo. These wines are not kosher and are not certified by Star-K. Corrective action is being taken.


Register now for Camp Shomrai, a fun-filled learning adventure for 2 – 5 yearolds. For details contact Lianne Heller, 301-593-7365 or

Lag B'Omer Carnival – Sunday May 22, 10am – 12:30pm at YISE Nursery.

Join YISE Nursery children, parents and community in a school-wide celebration of Lag B'Omer! Lots of door prizes, fun, games and excitement for all. $5 fee. YISE Nursery Annual Raffle – Purchase Raffle tickets from YISE Nursery – email or 301-593-7365. $10 per ticket – 8 great prizes.

The "Donate Your Chometz" Food Drive at YISE donated over 750 pounds of food to the Capital Area Food Bank this year. Yasher Koach to all donors!


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 5pm.

4-year-old Girls' Shabbos Group will meet at the home of Willa Rothenberg, 11746 Lovejoy St, from 4pm – 5pm.

Hot Tips for Today's Job Market – JSSA presents free workshops on (1) becoming more successful at self-marketing, (2) resume tips, and (3) mastering the interview process. Wednesday, May 25, 10:30-11:30am, Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, and Thursday, June 16, 10:30-11:30am, Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, North Potomac. For info call 301-610-8380 or email

Israeli Food Bank Director to speak – Paul Leiba, a director of Leket Israel, the National Food Bank of Israel, will be the guest at a parlor meeting at the home of Natan Zimand, 714 Horton Drive, Monday May 30, 8:30 pm. Mr. Leiba will discuss the wide range of Leket programs, including how the organization uses donated money. To find out more visit

Making Decisions About Medicare: What you need to know – Bikur Cholim's next Eldercare program addresses the wide range of services and providers covered by Medicare (A, B, C, and D). Hilary Dalin, Director of Policy and Technical Assistance for the National Center for Benefits Outreach and Enrollment at the National Council on Aging. June 5, 9:30-11:30 am, KMS.

Don't Waste Food – 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 to local families who have a need. To donate, call or have your caterer contact or call 301-537-7158.

How to Really Get a Government Job:Getting in Through the Back Door, Finding unannounced jobs, how to network, etc., Tuesday, May 24, 1:00-2:30 pm, register at The JSA program will be held at 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville, 3rd Floor Board Room.

Experience Camp Ahava this summer in the heart of Silver Spring! Exciting activities, programs & trips! For ages 4.5 to 12 and CIT program for ages 13 to 15. Early Bird discount applies through May 31. Save up to $175! For more information, contact the director, Stephanie Frumkin, 301-649-4425, or or visit the camp website at

It's your Shul- care for it like you would want your home cared for.


Shabbos, May 21 – Bar Mitzvah of Dov Ber Natelson, 8:45AM Main Minyan, Belonofsky Sanctuary

Shabbos, May 21 – Mother's Day Seudah Shlishit honoring all women, sponsored by YISE Sisterhood, 4-6pm, Social Hall.

Monday, May 23 – YISE Election/Annual Meeting, 7pm Arcola Social Hall

Shabbos, June 11 – The YISE Community Adult Education Project welcomes Rabbi Daniel Rapp, J.D., Associate Dean of Judaic Studies at Yeshiva University, Dayan, Beth Din of America, Scholar-in-Residence.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's New Pirkei Avos Shiur for Women Tuesday evenings, 8:15pm, on the large side of the Arcola Social Hall. Continuing through the counting of the Omer.

A Study of Pirkei Avos, in memory of Rabbi Gedaliah Anemer, zt"l.

Davening Times Week of May 22 – May 28, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (May 22 – May 28)

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/Wed./Friday 6:30am 6:55/7:35/8:30am 6:15am "

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

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (May 22- May 26)

Sunday-Thursday – Arcola & University 8:10pm

HALACHIC TIMES (May 22 – May 28)

Talis & Tefillin 4:48am

Krias Sh'ma 9:25am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:43pm

Next Shabbos, May 27-28, 2011

Mevorchim HaChodesh Parashas Bamidbar 24 Iyar, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 6:52pm Light Candles by 8:06pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:40pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:10pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:50pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:05pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:05pm

Shabbos Ends 9:13pm

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