Parashas Devarim/Shabbos Chazon – July 27-28, 2012

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SHABBOS, July 27-28, 2012 9Av 5772

Parashas Devarim/Shabbos Chazon Earliest Candle Lighting (Plag) 6:55pm

Light Candles by 8:05pm

Early Friday Mincha I – Arcola Large Social Hall 6:45pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:00pm

Early Friday Mincha II – Belonofsky Sanctuary 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – Belonofsky Sanctuary 8:05pm

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

Rabbi Ethan Eisen will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

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

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

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Kiddush this week is sponsored in honor of Mrs. Hannah Gershon's special birthday, by her family. (This listing ran last week in error.)

Early Shabbos Mincha I – Arcola 2:30pm

Early Shabbos Mincha II – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University& Nusach Sefard 6:00pm

Shabbos Ends 9:09pm

Those davening Maariv Saturday night in shul should bring their non-leather shoes before Shabbos. Those who have not davened Maariv should make sure to say "baruch hamavdil bein kodesh lechol" before performing acts prohibited on Shabbos.


Nancy & Pesach Mehlman on the birth of their first grandchild, a girl, to Rivka & Eitan Friedman. Mazal tov to the new uncles and aunt Shlomo and Michal, Yoni and Moshe Mehlman, to the great grandfathers Jack Mehlman and Menache Israel and all the great aunts, great uncles and 1st cousins once removed.

Laurie & Stuart Cohen on the birth of a grandson to Aliza &Yanky Statman of Baltimore. Mazal Tov also to all of the siblings, aunts, and uncles.

Save the Date: Women's Seudah Shlishit – August 4

Ladies, join us for the YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women‘s Seudah Shlishit on Shabbos Nachamu afternoon, August 4, 5pm-7pm, in the YISE Arcola Social Hall. The theme of the seudah is "Summer Fun." Attendees will enjoy pareve summery fare while meeting and mingling with other women from the community. A summer-themed Dvar Torah by Rene Isser will follow. Summer desserts and drinks will conclude the program. All women are welcome and encouraged to attend! (We respectfully request no children under the age of 12 years old.) Sponsorships are welcome at $18 (or more). Checks, which should be made out to YISE Sisterhood, should be sent to Hedy Bauman, Sisterhood Treasurer, 1131 University Blvd. W. #610, Silver Spring, MD 20902.

Send in your High Holiday forms right away to get the seats you want.


Rabbi Rosenbaum's mussar (spiritual self-improvement) study group for women, based on "Alei Shur" by Rav Wolbe, resumes Sunday, August 5, at 9:30am.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Mishna Brurah shiur for men takes place Sundays, 8:30pm, at his home. For more information contact

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Men's Gemara shiur meets in the Arcola Social Hall, 6:00-6:45am Tuesdays & Fridays.

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

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Chumash shiur for women meets at 8pm, Wednesday nights, in the small Beis Medrash.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's advanced Gemara shiur for men, Wednesday nights at University Blvd., will be suspended till mid-to-end of August. We will then begin learning a new Mesechta – Kesubos.

Zichron Gedaliah Bais Medrash for Men will resume Tuesday, August 28.

Classes and programs with the Greater Washington Community Kollel will be on hiatus until Elul Semester. This includes Linas Hatzedek (Sunday mornings) and Yesodei Hatorah (Thursday evenings).


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

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur meets in the small Beis Medrash after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's advanced Gemara shiur for men is on summer break. The shiur will resume in late August starting Mesechta Kesubos.

Rabbi William Millen – Shiur will not meet this Shabbos.

Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Shiur 1 hour before the Sephardi Mincha.

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

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

Rebbetzin Atara Rosenbaum – Women's shiur will not meet this Shabbos.

The Rachel Bassan Horwitz Fund is used for medical needs in our area, in communities in the US and Israel. Thousands and thousands of dollars have been distributed to individuals requiring assistance. Our funds are depleting and in order to continue this much needed Medical Fund your financial help is needed! Tax deductible contributions may be made payable to: Young Israel Shomrai Emunah, (YISE) Charity SPECIAL Fund, c/o Norma Burdett – 11720 Lovejoy St., Silver Spring, MD 20902 Earmark: Bassan Fund. For more information call Norma Burdett, 301-593-5964 or Pearl Bassan, 301-649-3137.

Food shopping is harder with Magruder's closed. If you need help food shopping or know of someone who does, contact or 301-593-7359. He'll try to provide or find help, in coordination with the YISE Chesed Committee.


Reminder: The scaffolding now reaches to the patio area and the glass doors on the far side of the Social Hall. Please caution your children against climbing on it! Don't let your children roam unsupervised during this project. Please stay away from areas marked with yellow CAUTION tape.


The Youth Minyan will meet promptly at 9:15am in the small social hall.

YISE Shabbos groups – For the summer, Shabbos Youth Groups will be only for 2 – 5 yearold children. Groups for Grades 1 – 4 Boys and Girls resume in the fall. 2 – 5 year-olds meet in the youth room behind the balcony from 10am – 11:15am.

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

The YISE Youth Department invites kids age pre-school to fourth grade for hands on Tisha B'Av activities. Join us on the small side of the social hall from 2pm-4pm on Tisha B'Av Sunday. For Kids 9-14 a video will be shown around 4:30pm in the same location.

Youth Groups Wish List – The YISE Shabbos Youth Groups would appreciate donations of the following new or lightly used items: Apples to Apples Game, Jewish Edition; Little People toys; Doll house furniture; Wooden trains and tracks; Doctor sets; Jewish children's books; Artscroll Children's Siddurim; To donate, please contact the Shul office or email

Youth Groups Position Available – YISE Youth Committee is seeking a groups coordinator for YISE Shabbos youth groups held at the Yeshiva of Greater Washington for the 2012-13 school year. Excellent communications skills and experience working with school aged children a necessity. For more information or to apply, email Michael Shimoff at


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

Computer Training Online – Quickbooks (Intermediate) on Monday, July 30; Microsoft Excel (Intermediate) starts August 6; Dreamweaver starts August 6. Sponsored by OU. Info/ register at

Join the SEED Guys at YGW! July 31-August 9 for boys going into grades 7-11. Program Hours: 8:30am-12:30pm. Starts with Davening, breakfast & learning. Bring your own cereal (milk and paper goods will be provided) followed by a daily activity at the YGW Boys Campus. There is no charge to attend (except for trips). For more information and to register call Rabbi Simcha Merkin 301-962-5111 ext. 1522; email: or the web: The SEED Guys will be available to learn with adults and boys in the evenings.

12th Siyum Hashas Webcast Aug. 1 – MJBHA will host a live webcast of the 12th Siyum Hashas, celebrating the conclusion of the 7+ year Daf Yomi cycle, Wednesday, Aug. 1, at 7pm. Space in the MJBHA Sylvia S. Ely Auditorium is limited so please reserve your spot by visiting

LinkedIn for Intermediate Users – Wednesday, August 8, 1-2:30pm, 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville. Sponsored by JSSA. To see prerequisites and to register,

Baruch Levine in Concert! Monday, Monday, Aug. 13, 8:30pm, YISE Arcola Social Hall. Special guest appearance by Yisroel Juskowicz. $18 general admission, sponsorships available. A fundraiser to benefit youth programming at Camp Gevaldig. Get tickets or more information at or 443-928-3687.

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


Sunday, July 29 – Tisha B'Av observed. Fast starts (7/28) 8:23pm, Fast ends (7/29) 9:08pm

Friday night, August 3 – Ruach Minyan, large side of the Social Hall, 7:30pm.

Shabbos, August 4 – YISE Sisterhood Seudah Shlishit, Social Hall, 5-7pm

Monday, Aug 6 – The Man With The Truck, 5:30pm to 8:30pm, Arcola Social Hall

Shabbos, August 11– Nusach Sefard Minyan 10th Anniversary

Lost: A tallis in a maroon velvet tallis bag has been missing from a Tallis box in the Belonofsky Sanctuary since two weeks ago on Shabbos. If you use a maroon bag for your tallis, please check whether you took the wrong one inadvertently. If you know where the lost item may be, please contact the YISE office, 301-593-4465, ext. 401 or

Late Addition to Tisha B'Av schedule: Video for ages 9 – 14 at 4:30pm, Arcola Small Social Hall

Davening Times Week of July 29 – August 4, 2012

MORNING SERVICES (July 29- August 4)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)


Monday/Thursday 6:15am 6:45/7:35/8:30am 6:05am "

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

AFTERNOON SERVICES (July 29- August 2)


Monday – Thursday – Arcola & University – 8:10pm

HALACHIC TIMES (July 29 – Aug. 2)

Talis & Tefillin 5:13am

Krias Sh'ma 9:40am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:50pm

NEXT SHABBOS, August 3-4, 2012 16 Av 5772

Parashas Va'eschanan/Shabbos Nachamu Earliest Candle Lighting (Plag) 6:49pm

Light Candles by 7:58pm

Early Friday Mincha I – Arcola Large Social Hall 6:35pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:00pm

Early Friday Mincha II – Belonofsky Sanctuary 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Ruach Minyan – Arcola Large Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Belonofsky Sanctuary 8:00pm

Early Shabbos Mincha I – Arcola 2:30pm

Early Shabbos Mincha II – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University& Nusach Sefard 7:55pm

Shabbos Ends 9:00pm

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