Parashas Ki Savo – September 16-17, 2011

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Shabbos, September 16-17, 2011

Parashas Ki Savo 18 Elul, 5771

Light Candles by 6:57pm

Early Friday Mincha – Social Hall 6:30pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 7:00pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM Minyan and 8:45AM Main 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 Fred & Laurie Glogower on the occasion of the first yahrzeit of Laurie's brother, Donald Brite, z"l.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:40pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 6:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 6:55pm

Shabbos Ends 7:54pm


Naomi & Jan Meisler on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Esther Yehudis. Mazal Tov also to grandparents Bobbi & Jules Meisler and Beverly & Sol Rosenstein and siblings Nosson Yitzhok and Chaya Malka and her aunts, uncles and cousins.

Sue Stern on the engagement of her granddaughter, Elianna Groskin, of Rochester, NY, daughter of Dr. Manoach Groskin to Ian King, son of Mr. & Mrs. Ed King, of Columbus, Ohio. Mazal Tov to all the siblings, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Shari & Scott Hillman on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter Miriam.

Letters with High Holiday seat assignments will be mailed at the beginning of next week. Please check your mail from the Shul for this information. If you have not submitted your form, then please do so as soon as possible. Blank forms are available in the lobby outside the Sanctuary and the Beis Medrash. If you submitted a form and you don't receive a letter, please contact the Shul Office on Monday, Sept. 26.


The Youth Minyan meets at 9:15am.

The Youth Minyan Kiddush is sponsored in honor of the anniversary of Yona's bar mitzvah by Sima, Richard and Eliana Soskin.

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 10:00am – 11:15am.

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

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


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

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Wednesday night advanced Gemara shiur for men at University Blvd. after Maariv is now studying Baba Basra, Perek Chezkas HaBatim.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men, Tuesday and 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 more information contact Aaron Branda at or Rabbi Rosenbaum.

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 Social Hall.

Be inspired by Linas Hatzedek! Be inspired and prepared for the Yamim Noraim as the Kollel studies the topic of Teshuva. Sunday mornings, 9:30am, following the 8:45am Shacharis.

Yesodei Hatorah (Gemara Basics) meets Thursdays, 8pm, in the Arcola Social Hall.

Rabbi Rosenbaum will begin giving a class in Tehillim, Wednesday mornings at 11am, after the Yomim Tovim.


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 1 hour before Mincha.

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

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur meets ½ hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha and Maariv at Arcola.

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

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

Shofar blowing – If you are able to blow shofar or need to have shofar blown for you (at home), contact Aron Trombka at or 301-681-3025.

Reserving Wheelchairs Early for Yom Tov – Borrow wheelchairs from Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington by calling 202-331-4481. Press 1 for equipment line.

An Evening of Inspiration – Sunday, Sept. 25, 8pm, The Greater Washington Community Kollel invites men & women to a Pre-Rosh Hashanah Symposium featuring words of inspiration and insight from Rabbi Rosenbaum, Rabbi Singer and Rabbi Walter, with introduction by Rabbi Kalman Winter, at the Kollel, 10900 Lockwood Dr.


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

The Women's Group meeting at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola, will have a discussion this Shabbos, 5:30 pm, on the book Power of the Positive Word.

Kindergarten Girls' Shabbos Group will meet at the home of Tova and Yaffa Tanzer, 11705 Stonington Place (off Lovejoy), from 3:30-4:30 pm.

How To Stay Focused in Your Jobsearch – Join the Job Club Thursday nights, 7:30 pm, in the YISE Arcola Small Social Hall. For information, or to confirm the meeting is on for this week, contact Richard Dine,, or Cheryl Jacobson,

What you need to know about Social Security – Bikur Cholim's continuing Eldercare program focuses on Social Security: Will it be there? Planning for retirement, how to apply, survivor and disability benefits, and more. Speaker: Tom Tobin, formerly with Social Security's Office of Communications. Sunday, Sept. 18, 9:30-11:30 am, KMS.

An in-depth shiur with Rabbi Dovid Katzenstein – Teshuvah and the Yomim Noraimexplore the Maharal in a text based shiur led by Rabbi Katzenstein, Menahel of the Boys Yeshiva. Sunday evenings starting Sept. 18, 8pm, at the Yeshiva. First two classes free. For information call Sorah Rivkah Goodman, 301-681-6347 or All levels welcome. Presented by The Mesorah Women's Learning Institute.

Three ways to empty your filled Bikur Cholim Tzedaka boxes: 1. take it to the Eldercare Workshop on Sept.18, at KMS, 9:30 – 11:30am.; 2. take it to the Pre Rosh Hashanah Boutique Sunday , Sept.25, between 11am-3pm, 500 Stonington Road; 3. schedule a pickup of your box, 202-331-4481 or

Use Social Media to Find a Job—A Live Demonstration – Learn how to make sure employers find you on LinkedIn, land on the first page of a Google search, and blog your way to becoming an "expert." Free presentation by Ronnie Baras. Wednesday, Sept. 21, 7:30-9pm, KMS. Sponsored by the Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative and Wrap2Go. To reserve a seat and a copy of the handout, email

Pre- Rosh Hashanah Boutique and Hat Sale -Sunday, Sept. 25, 11am- 3pm at the home of Drs. Michael and Marianna Horn, 500 Stonington Road. Hats by Helen Baker, baked goods by Eden Cakes and Sunflower Bakery, Goodie bags by Lisa Stone and much more. For more information about preordering cakes and other vendors contact Rhonda, 301-681-2628 or Presented by Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington.

The Gray Advantage: the 50+ Job Seeker – Learn how to maximize your employment desirability, show your enthusiasm, and use the internet to establish a competitive edge. Monday, Sep. 26; 7:00-8:30 pm, sponsored by JSSA, 200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville, MD. Cost $10. To register (required), go to

Adults with Disabilities – Employment, Volunteer, and Other Vocational Options. Seminar sponsored by JSSA. Tuesday, Oct. 4, 7-9pm. $10. 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville. Pre-registration required at 301-610-8414.

Can't afford a Lulav/Etrog? If you, or someone you know, can't afford a lulav/etrog, the Yehudah Mond Foundation will give you a set. Contact Rabbi Moshe Arzouan, 301-905-2937.

The Franco Foundation and the High Holy Days – The Franco Foundation is an important part of our community's safety net for individuals and families unable to face emergencies and pay for basic needs. Please send your generous tax-deductible donation to the Franco Foundation c/o Allan Franco, 613 Bromley St., Silver Spring 20902. You can also refer cases to

AMIT is selling New Year cards at $1.00 each. There are also Memorial cards at $5.00 each, and In Honor Of, Mazel Tov, and Bar/Bat Mitzvah cards at $3.00 each. To purchase these cards, call Rachel Pinchot, 301-754-3773, or Esther Edeson, 301-593-1468.

L'shana Tova Tikatevu, Tizku L'shanim Rabot, Gut Yor – However you say it, now's your chance to wish all of your friends and relatives a wonderful new year! MJBHA presents Similar to MJBHA's Mishloach Manot programyou select names from their database, pay $1 each, and MJBHA mails a gorgeous student designed card to your friends, neighbors and MJBHA faculty and staff, wishing them a happy 5772. For information or a personalized login code, email


Tuesday, Sept. 20 – Elzee's, 11am to 8pm, Arcola Social Hall

Tuesday, Sept. 20 – Becker's Disposables 2pm to 7pm, Arcola Lobby.

Wednesday, Sept. 21 – Senior Lunch, 12:00 Noon

Friday, Sept. 23 – Ruach Minyan, 6:50pm, Arcola Social Hall

Get ready for Rosh Hashanah – Lots of volunteers needed to set up Arcola. Move mechitzahs, chairs, machzorim,etc. Come for a couple of hours (or more) Sunday, Sept. 25, from 10am to about 3pm. Sign up 301-919-5974 or, or just show up.

Davening Times Week of Sept. 18 – Sept. 24, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (Sept. 18 – Sept. 24)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

Sunday 8:00am 6:30/7:30/8:45am 6:45am "

Monday/Thursday 6:15am 6:45/7:35/8:30am 6:00am "

Tues./Wed./Fri. 6:30am 6:55/7:35/8:30am 6:00am "

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

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Sept. 18 – Sept. 22)

Sunday through Thursday – Arcola & University 6:55pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Sept. 18 – Sept. 24)

Talis & Tefillin 6:05am

Krias Sh'ma 9:56am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:33pm

Next Shabbos, September 23-24, 2011

Parashas Nitzavim-Vayeilech 25 Elul, 5771

Light Candles by 6:46pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 6:50pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 6:50pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 6:50pm

Friday Mincha Ruach Minyan-Arcola Social Hall 6:50pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola, University & Nusach Sefard 6:45pm

Shabbos Ends 7:42pm

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 12 Noon.

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High Holy Days Happenings

There is a lot that goes into preparing for the Yom Tovim at YISE. These listings, separated out from the general Shabbos Shorts items, should give YISE members the information they need to best assist the Shul.

Order Your Lulav & Esrog from YISE online!

Go to or call 301-593-4465, ext 401 today!

Aleph $60 Bet $50 Gimel $40

Pick up location: Eli Chai's, 2305 University Blvd W. (next to Shalom Kosher Mkt) Pick up dates: October 9 – 12, 2011 (Between Yom Kippur & Sukkos)

Get ready for Yom Tov – Lots of volunteers needed to set up Arcola. Move mechitzahs, chairs, machzorim,etc. Come for a couple of hours (or more) Sunday, Sept. 25, from 10AM to about 3PM. Sign up 301-919-5974 or, or just show up.

YISE Sisterhood is seeking sponsors to subsidize the cost of the festive Simchas Torah kiddushim it annually provides at both Arcola and University Blvd.

Sponsorships for these kiddushim can be made in honor of loved ones or upcoming simchas, in commemoration of yahrtzeits, or to simply show appreciation for the YISE community and YISE Sisterhood. Any sponsorship amount is greatly appreciated as costs for these "free" kiddushim are high and no admission is charged!

Sponsorship checks should be made out to YISE Sisterhood and sent to Hedy Bauman, 1131 University Blvd. W., #610, Silver Spring, MD 20902 or email to pledge a donation. Sponsors will be publicly acknowledged (unless otherwise noted).

Additionally, YISE Sisterhood is seeking volunteers to assist with setting up and cleaning up the Simchas Torah kiddushim. Please contact if you can volunteer. Tizku L`mitzvot and Chag Sameach from the YISE Sisterhood!

Need Volunteers to Help Build Shul Sukkah

Please be here Sunday, Oct.9, 9am, ready to go! You can call the Shul office, 301-593-4465, ext. 402, to let us know you'll be there, or you can just show up… we won't send you away!