Parashas Beshalach: January 14-15, 2011

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Shabbos, Jan. 14 -15, 2011

Parashas Beshalach 10 Shevat 5771 Light Candles 4:50pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 4:50pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 4:50pm

Rabbi Ethan Eisen will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

R` Pinchas Werner will speak at the 8:45AM Main Minyan.

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

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Haimish Kiddush is sponsored by the 8:45AM Haimish Kiddush Group

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 4:45pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 4:45pm

Shabbos Ends 5:53pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum plans to be away Thursday, Jan. 13 to Sunday, Jan. 23. Rabbi Reingold (starting January 18), Rabbi Hyatt and Rabbi Kreiser (Rockville) have kindly agreed to answer shaalos in his absence. Anyone who needs to reach Rabbi Rosenbaum regarding a pressing matter should contact the shul office, 301-593-4465, ext. 401.


Eileen & Stan Goldschmidt on the birth of a granddaughter, to their children Andi & Joshua Solomon of Baltimore. Mazal tov also to the great grandmother, former YISE member Mrs. Freda Goldschmidt.


Youth Groups this Shabbos meet 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); 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.

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

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

Children in grades K-2 are invited to a post-Tu B`Shvat celebration Sunday, Jan. 23. Join us from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon in the YISE Social Hall for exciting activities, delicious snacks, and lots of fun. The cost is $5 per child.

Sushi! Boys in grades 6-8 are invited to a Sushi making demonstration Motzei Shabbos, Jan. 29, 8:00-9:15 pm, at the Miller home, 816 Hillsboro Drive. Enjoy the delicious sushi dinner that you will learn to make yourself. You will also get your own bamboo sushi mat to take with you. The cost is $10 per person.


Monday, Jan. 17 – Rabbi Lazer Brody, Belonofsky Sanctuary, 8pm

Wednesday, Jan. 19 – Senior Luncheon, 12 Noon, Arcola Social Hall

Wednesday, Jan. 19 – YISE Board Meeting, 8:00pm, Small Beis Medrash

Shabbos, Jan. 22 – Rabbi Mayer Twersky, YU Distinguished Professor of Talmud and Jewish Philosophy, Scholar-in-Residence in the YISE Community Lecture series.

Ice & Snow Warning – Morning minyanim usually occur before the snow and ice around YISE have been treated. Please be very careful walking to and from the Shul.

Bert King is now in Yerushalayim living in the same building with his daughter, Sharona Shapiro and her family. If you would like to reach him by phone, call Sharona on her American number at 718-608-6071. She will then get in touch with his aide to tell her to pick up the phone in his apartment. Per Sharona, Bert is very frail but extremely alert. If anyone is going to be in Yerushalayim and would like to visit him, that can also be arranged by calling Sharona on her American number.


Rabbi Lazer Brody, a decorated IDF war hero who transformed himself into one of the leading Kiruv Ravs of this generation, will speak at 8pm, Monday evening, Jan. 17, in the Belonofsky Sanctuary at YISE. His topic will be "The Silver Spring of Emuna and The Golden Well of Bitachon." Free. For information, or to schedule a private meeting with Rabbi Brody, contact Zev Zalman (aka Robbie) Ludwick, 301-412-3758.

Talmud Yoma – Shiur Monday thru Thursday, small Beis Medrash, 11am-12 Noon.

Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – in the YISE small Social Hall. Learning 8pm-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, will not meet next week. It will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 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 Bl.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Gemara shiur for men, Tuesday and Friday mornings, Arcola Social Hall, 6:00-6:45am, will not meet this week. It will resume Jan. 25.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Sunday night shiur for men in Mishna Brurah meets at his home. For more information contact It will not meet this Sunday.

Rabbi Rosenbaum`s Wednesday night Women`s shiur meets 8pm, Small Beis Medrash. It will not meet this week. It will resume Jan. 26.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel Linas Hatzedek will not take place this Sunday morning.


R` Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur in the 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, takes place this Shabbos 1 hour before Mincha.

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

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

Rabbi Tzvi Klugerman- Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

R` Herschel Wohl- Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University Blvd.

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

Missed Minyan? Kaddish? Not anymore (potentially)! We are looking to start an 8:30am weekday minyan (M-F) at YISE pending sufficient interest. If you are interested please email Let us know your status: daily attendee, few days a week, once a week, and we`ll take care of the rest!

Be careful crossing the street – Good advice for children, good advice for adults. Remember, winter weather makes it harder for cars to stop. Set a good example for the kids! Cross only in the crosswalks, with the walk sign, when coming to or leaving Shul.


Women`s Daytime Tehillim Group – 2pm-3pm, Tuesdays. Contact Arleeta, 301- 649-0552.

Rescheduled Due to Snow – Business/Tax Planning for Small Businesses, featuring Sharon Samuels. Rescheduled for Thursday, Jan. 20, 7:30pm, location TBA. To register, please email

The year`s first Bnei Akiva Shabbaton is coming up! Save Shabbat, Jan. 29, for all 3rd-6th graders. Join us for shabbat davening, lunch, sniff at KMS and other activities, along with and our Saturday night activity: Bowling. Cost: $36 (Shabbat lunch and bowling) $20 if you only want to attend lunch or bowling, MAS members $18 (Shabbat lunch and bowling) RSVP by Wednesday, Jan 27 to or call Miriam Zaghi at (301) 593-3394. Checks must be received before the Shabbaton. Mail checks to 1141 Kersey Rd., Silver Spring, 20902.

Free jobsearch bootcamps – These popular, monthly bootcamps, run by JSSA are "sold out" every month. Kickstart your jobsearch and learn about the hidden job market, networking, effective resumes, and interviewing. Limited openings, so pre-registration required, 301-610-8380. Next session available Feb. 2-3 (Rockville), from 9 am – 4 pm.

Do a mitzvah, and help those in need. Donate your gently worn sheitels to the Wig Out Gemach! Contact Stephanie, 301-768-6801.

Kemp Mill Chesed Meals Website! Jewish Kemp Mill community members are invited to join a community calendar site. The goal is to make planning chesed meals and handling other needs efficient and convenient. If you can make kosher meals for those in need or need meals yourself after birth of a baby, an illness, injury, death or other reason, visit or contact a coordinator (Jen Green, Sarrit Kovacs, Elinor Litwack, Stephanie Frumkin, Amy Mizrahi, or Sharon Shimoff).

Tomchei Shabbos – Do you know individuals or families who can`t afford to buy food for Shabbos or Yom Tov? The Yehuda Mond Foundation will arrange for confidential local food deliveries. Contact Rabbi Moshe Arzouan if you know anyone who could benefit from this service. For more information on the Foundation, and how to provide much-needed tax-deductible support to this project, visit

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

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 for space or stylistic requirements.

It`s your Shul – Treat it like you would want your home to be treated.

Please use the trash cans around the Social Hall.

Please do not put dirty plates back on the Kiddush table.

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YISE Annual Banquet Sunday, February 13, 2011

Our honorees are Susan & Bob Levi

The Young Leadership Award will be presented to Yoninah & Adam Segal

Youth Honorees Devorah Bresler, Shmuel Gabai, Lev Heller, Ariel Isser, Melanie Kugler, Jonathan Levi, Hanna Mizrahi, Esther Shmunis

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Davening Times Week of Jan. 16 – Jan. 22, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (Jan. 16- Jan. 22)

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./Fri. 6:30am 6:55am/7:35am 6:15am "

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

*Nusach Sefard Minyan

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Jan. 16- Jan. 20)

Sunday – Arcola & University – 5:00pm

Arcola Monday – Thursday – 5:00pm

University – Maariv only Monday – Thursday 7:15pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Jan. 16- Jan. 22)

Talis & Tefillin 6:29am

Krias Sh`ma 9:51am

Mincha (Earliest) 12:50pm

Next Shabbos, Jan. 21 -22, 2011

Parashas Yisro 17 Shevat 5771 Light Candles 4:58pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 5:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 5:00pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 4:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 4:55pm

Shabbos Ends 6:00pm

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