Parashas Ki Seitzei – September 9-10, 2011

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Shabbos, September 9-10, 2011

Parashas Ki Seitzei 11 Elul, 5771

Light Candles by 7:08pm

Early Friday Mincha – Social Hall 6:30pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:10pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 7:10pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

Rabbi Aaron Glatt, MD, will speak following the 8:45AM Main Minyan.

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

The 8AM Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by "The Chevra" with Cholent & Kugel provided by Shaul's Kosher Market.

The 8:45 Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the YISE Adult Education Committee in honor of Rabbi Glatt and by the Karkowsky family in honor of their daughter Shuli's marriage to Avi Rabinowitz.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:50pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:05pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:05pm

Shabbos Ends 8:06pm


Nancy & Avi Karkowsky and family on the marriage of their daughter Shuli to Avi Rabinowitz of Woodmere. Baruchim Habaim to the new couple & the new in-laws, Fran & Jay Rabinowitz, who are visiting this Shabbos.

Hannah Gershon on the marriage of her granddaughter Dina to Matan Eliezer of Beit Shemesh.

Rosanne & Howard Benn, on the marriage in Jerusalem of their daughter, Efrat (Alicia) Benn to Nachum Lamm. Mazal Tov also to the chatan's parents, Chaya & Rabbi Avraham Lamm of Kew Garden Hills, NY.

Susan & Abe Zwany and Sharon & Jeff Augenbaum on the engagement of their children, Moshe and Esti. Also Mazal Tov to the grandparents, siblings, nieces & nephews.

Leah & Jonathan Bresler on the engagement of their son Amishav to Aviva Gittleman of Lakewood, New Jersey.

It's time to reserve your High Holiday seats!

A list of those people that have submitted a request for Holiday seats is posted on the bulletin boards at Arcola and University Blvd. Please review the list. 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 your name is not on the list, please contact the Shul Office on Monday.


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)


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! Starting Sunday, Sept. 11, be inspired and prepared for the Yamim Noraim as the Kollel begins 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.


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.
Kashrut Alert – The "Gummi" products made by Superior Sensations (Chicago, IL)- Gummi Bears, Gummi Worms and Sour Brite Worms- bear an unauthorized cRc. They are not kosher and are being recalled.. If you see any "Gummi" or "Worm" products bearing the cRc on the label, please contact the cRc office at 773-465-3900 or email to
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.

The Young Israel Shomrai Emunah Social Committee would like to thank Dr. Edwin Zaghi's Dental office for donating the entertainment at last Sunday's Shul BBQ. A great time was had by all.

An Evening of Inspiration – The Greater Washington Community Kollel invites all men & women to a Pre-Rosh Hashana Symposium featuring words of inspiration and insight from Rabbi Rosenbaum, Rabbi Singer and Rabbi Walter, with introductory words by Rabbi Kalman Winter. Sunday, Sept. 25, 8pm, 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 pm, on the book Power of the Positive Word.

Special Teen Seudat Shlishit and Discussion this Shabbos – Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington invites community teens to a special seudat shlishit and discussion on the mitzvah of Bikur Cholim, led by Rabbi Dr. Aaron Glatt (author of a popular book on the mitzvah). 4:00 to 5:00 pm at the Kritz Family Home, 11702 Lovejoy Street. Questions? Call 202-331-4481 or email

Kindergarden Girls' Shabbos Group will meet at the home of Tova and Yaffa Tanzer, 11705 Stonington Place (off of 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,

Chanukat Habayit of the Yitzchak Wallerstein Mikvah – Join the Mikvah Emunah Society Sunday, September 11, 1pm. The program begins at KMS, followed by a dedication ceremony and tour of the Wallerstein Mikvah. Light refreshments will be served. RSVPs are not required but appreciated. Please email, or call 240-678-2628.

Hey, Potential Cub Scouts! – Cub Scout Pack 452 offers a full scouting program within an observant Jewish environment for boys in 1st through 5th grade. Come to an open house "Join Scouting Night" at the MJB Hebrew Academy, Sunday, Sept. 11, 4pm. For more information, contact or call 301-807-7230.

Pre-Rosh Hashana learning program – Rabbi Koss will speak on topics in Jewish History, Rosh Hashana and the holidays Monday, Sept. 12, 1:30pm – 2:30pm, at 1111 University Blvd. W., apt. 215, Mr. Marvin Konick's apartment. Light refreshments for a sweet new year will be served. For more information, contact Miriam Friedman – or call 301-754-1517. Sponsored by Bikur Cholim and the YISE Chesed Committee.

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.

The Chicken and the Egg: Healthy and Sustainable Choices – Which eggs are best to eat, for your health and the environment? Hear about organic vs. free-range, chickens' conditions, and what the Torah says about kindness to animals. 8 pm, Monday, Sept. 19, Silver Spring Jewish Center. Free event, sponsored by the Kayamut/Sustainability Circle.

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

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.


Shabbos, Sept. 10 – Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Aaron Glatt, M.D., after the 8:45AM Minyan (approx. 11am) & after early Mincha (approx. 5:20pm).

Monday, Sept. 12 – Basic Colors, 12 Noon to 7pm, Arcola Social Hall


The Youth Minyan meets at 9:15am.

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!

Davening Times Week of Sept. 11 – Sept. 17, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (Sept. 11 – Sept. 17)

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 8:15am "

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Sept. 11 – Sept. 15)

Sunday through Thursday – Arcola & University 7:05pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Sept. 11 – Sept. 17)

Talis & Tefillin 5:59am

Krias Sh'ma 9:55am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:37pm

Next 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

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

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 12 Noon.

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