Parashas Bo – January 27-28, 2012

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SHABBOS, JAN. 27-28, 2012

Parshas Bo – 4 Shevat, 5772 Light Candles by 5:04pm

Friday Mincha 5:05pm

Ruach Minyan (Arcola Social Hall) 5:05pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the Sephardi Minyan.

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

Rabbi Yisroel Glassberg will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

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

The 8AM Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by "The Chevra."

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

Early Shabbos Mincha 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:45pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 5:00pm

Shabbos Ends 6:07pm


Rebbetzin Yocheved Anemer on the marriage of her granddaughter Gitty, daughter of Kendy & Rabbi Yisroel Yosef Anemer, to Aryeh Ziemba of New York.

Laurie & Stuart Cohen on the engagement of their daughter Mira, to Chaim Abramson, son of Shifra &Ephraim Abramson of Baltimore. Mazal Tov also to Mira's siblings and their families.

Eva & Cantor Ben Bazian and to Eva & Nelson Moskowitz on the birth of a grandson to their children, Shoshana & Daniel Moskowitz.

This Shabbos:

The Third Annual Shabbaton with the Greater Washington Community Kollel

Presentations by Rabbi Menachem Winter, Rosh Kollel

* 8:45 Minyan – Makkos and Miracles: Foundations For An Emergent Nation

* Between Mincha and Maariv – Pay, Do Not Delay – A Comprehensive Analysis of

the Mitzvah of Timely Payments

In addition, please join us at the following programs:

Friday Night Oneg Shabbos – 8:00pm – at the home of Ahuva & Yaakov Lipman, 11704 Fulham Street.

Shabbos Afternoon Women's Class – 3:15pm – The Jewish Woman: Faith in the Darkness, Hope in the Night, by Mrs. Sara Malka Winter at the home of Chava & David Katzoff, 1111 Arcola Ave.

For more information please contact Fred Glogower at 301-593-8057.

Lost and Found at YISE – The items of clothing in the YISE lost and found are currently in the lower lobby coat room. They will remain there for pickup until Monday, Feb. 6. After that time they will be donated to a charitable organization.


The Youth Minyan will meet this Shabbos at 9:15am in the small Social Hall.

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

YISE Shabbos groups 2 – 5 year-olds meet in the youth room behind the balcony; Girls 1st – 4th grade meet in the Small Beis Medrash; Boys 1st – 4th grade gather outside the Social Hall and walk over to the Yeshiva. Groups are from 10am – 11:15am. Please pick your child(ren) up promptly.

Dor L'Dor – Family Chevrusah-style learning in a fun environment! Delicious pizza! Interactive discussions! Raffle prizes! Lots of fun! 7:15 pm Motzei Shabbos in the YISE Arcola Social Hall. To sponsor this program, please contact Michael Shimoff, 301-592-1606.


Rabbi Rosenbaum's mussar (spiritual self-improvement) study group for women, based on the work "Alei Shur" by Rav Wolbe, will meet this Sunday.

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

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Men's Gemara shiur meets Tuesday & Friday mornings, Arcola Social Hall, 6:00-6:45am. The shiur covers Gemara, Rashi, and Tosfos with a look at practical halachic conclusions drawn from the sugyos. For information contact Aaron Branda at or Rabbi Rosenbaum.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's shiur in Tehillim meets Wednesday morning at 11 am in the Arcola Beis Medrash.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's advanced Gemara shiur for men meets Wednesday night at University Blvd. at 7:30 (after the 7:15 Maariv).

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Chumash shiur for women meets Wednesdays at 8pm in the Arcola Beis Medrash.

Linas Hatzedek resumes with "Patronizing a Jewish Business," 9:30am, small Beis Medrash.

Yesodei Hatorah continues Thursdays at 8pm in the Arcola Social Hall at 8pm.


R' Pinchas Werner – Shiur 8:15am, small Youth room behind the Women's Balcony.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur will resume in February.

Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Shiur one hour before the Sephardi Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha Shiur will meet ½ hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Menachem Winter- Shiur at Arcola between Mincha / Maariv.

R' Moshe Kasser – Shiur at University Blvd. between Mincha / Maariv.

Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur 9am in small Youth Room behind the Women's Balcony.

It's YOUR Shul- Take care of it the way you'd want your home cared for!

Sulam presents "Living a Jewish Life with ADHD and an Autism Spectrum Disorder", featuring Ms. Beth Greene Perera and Sulam Psychologist Dr. Rachel Ravin. Sunday, Jan. 29, 8pm at YISE. Sulam is sponsoring the program in honor of Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month. The event is co-sponsored by YISE.


Women's Daytime Tehillim, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30am. Contact Arleeta Lerner for details, 301-649-0552.

Kindergarten Girls' Shabbos Group will meet on Jan. 28 at the home of Eliana Ravin, 11714 Fulham St, from 4pm – 5pm.

Girls Night Out for grades 9-12 – Ruach – Pizza – Stimulating discussions led by Elana Glassberg. Motzei Shabbos, Jan. 28, 8:30pm at the Glassberg home, 11200 Lockwood Drive, Apt 208. Presented by The Greater Washington Community Kollel.

Rabbi Saul Koss will be speak on topics in Jewish History Monday, Feb. 6, 1:30pm – 2:30pm, at 1111 University Blvd. W., apt. 215. Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517 or Sponsored by the YISE Chesed Committee and Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington.

Networking to Advance Your Career – Dr. Mel Ciment will explain why, even in the age of LinkedIn and Facebook, "old fashioned" one-on-one networking is still vital. Monday, Feb. 6, 7:30-8:15pm, KMS. Sponsored by the Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative and Wrap2Go. To reserve a seat and handout, email

Tu B'shevat fruit platters – The Torah School of Greater Washington is selling dried fruit platters in honor of Tu B'shevat in 2 sizes- for $14 or $20 or for $27 a dried fruit arrangement on a ceramic platter. For more information or to order, contact Aviva Rosen at 240-620-6880 or

YGW Senior Girls fundraiser – The YGW senior girls are selling KIKI RIKIS for a limited time! Their fundraiser lasts until Feb. 19. To order or for more information email them at or visit their website at

Computer Training Online – The OU will offer online computer training—starting Jan. 30, QuickBooks for Beginners; starting Feb. 7, Excel for Beginners and Dreamweaver; starting Feb. 7, Advanced HTML and JavaScript. More info and register at

Tickets are on sale now for KMS's sneak preview showing of Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story, by Silver Spring's own Ari Daniel Pinchot and Jonathan Gruber. The film will be shown AFI Silver in downtown Silver Spring, Feb. 4, at 9 pm. Tickets are $36 each (plus fees) and can be purchased online at

Visits to Alfred House Shalom – Residents in this assisted living community at 711 Lamberton Street would appreciate visits, and some entertainment. Please call Surita in advance, 301- 281-1672.

Bankruptcy in Halacha – The entire community is invited for a talk by Rabbi Moshe Heinemann: "Bankruptcy in Halacha," Sunday, Feb. 12, 9:30am, at YISE. For information, contact or 301-213-6504.

Community programs are listed as space is available, at the discretion of the YISE staff. There are no guarantees. Submissions are subject to editing for space or stylistic requirements.


Friday, Jan. 27 – Ruach Minyan, Arcola Social Hall

Shabbos, Jan. 27-28 – Shabbaton with the Greater Washington Community Kollel

Motzei Shabbos, Jan. 28 – Dor l'Dor – 7:15pm, Arcola Social Hall

Sunday, Jan. 29 – Sulam program, 8:00pm, details inside

Friday, Feb. 3 – Rabbi Rosenbaum's rescheduled Friday Night Oneg shuir at the Lazar home, 1213 Arcola Ave. Topic: Hilchos Ani Ha'mehapech B'chararah.

Sunday, Feb. 12 – Sisterhood Annual Membership Tea, 10 a.m.-Noon. Arcola Social Hall.

The Nominating Committee has been appointed by the Board to select the new slate of officers and board members for the Shul. Please contact Chair Maury Litwack at or any of the members – Stuart Rosenthal, Sarah Sicherman, Allison Lazar or Howie Schulman with suggestions for potential board members or officers. This year the committee will make a recommendation for the next YISE President.

Kashrut Alert – Wei Chuan – Sesame Chili Oil bears an unauthorized OU symbol. The Orthodox Union does not certify this product. Corrective measures are being implemented.

Kashrut Alert – Dirty Potato Chips – Maui Onion Potato Chips – Missing D- Dairy designation. Some packages of Maui Onion Potato Chips were mistakenly labeled with a plain OU mark, without the D-Dairy designation. This product contains dairy and should have been labeled OU-D. Corrective measures are being implemented.

DAVENING TIMES WEEK OF Jan. 29 – Feb. 4, 2012

MORNING SERVICES (Jan. 29 – Feb. 4)

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


Mincha-Maariv (Jan. 29 – Feb. 2) Talis & Tefillin 6:23am

Sunday – Arcola & University – 5:15pm Krias Sh'ma 9:47am

Monday – Thursday- Arcola – 5:15pm Mincha (Earliest) 12:53pm

Monday – Thursday. – University – Maariv – 7:15pm

NEXT SHABBOS, FEB. 3-4, 2012

Parshas Beshalach- 11 Shevat, 5772 Light Candles by 5:13pm

Friday Mincha 5:15pm

Early Shabbos Mincha 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 5:10pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 5:10pm

Shabbos Ends 6:14pm

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