Parashas Noach – October 28-29, 2011

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The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored by Marion Krakow and family on the yahrzeit of beloved mother & grandmother, Flora Frankel (Bluma bas Shmuel Eliezer) Z"L.

Shabbos, October 28-29, 2011

Parashas Noach – 24 Tishrei, 5772

Light Candles by 5:54pm

Friday Mincha 5:55pm

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

Rabbi Ethan Eisen will speak at the 8AM Minyan.

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

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Hes family in honor of Chaim's Bar Mitzvah.

There will be a Rosh Chodesh Kiddush at University Blvd.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 5:35pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola, University & Nusach Sefard 5:50pm

Shabbos Ends 6:52pm


Arona & Rabbi Amram Hes on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Chaim. Mazal Tov to the grandparents Sarah & Rabbi David Hyatt and Debbie & Ezra Hes and his siblings, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Miriam & Jeff Zuckerman on the birth of a grandson to their children Rachel & Rabbi Aron Zuckerman of Passaic, NJ.

Vicki & Jay Pollack on the birth of a grandson to their children Holly & Isaac Pollack. Mazal Tov to big sister Nisa, Melvin & Sara Pollack, Debbie, Dave and Yonasan Zakar, Shana and Noam Feldman, David Binstock, Avi Binstock and Rachel Solomon. Mazal Tov to the entire extended family.


Fay Kasser on the passing of her mother, Regina Mincer, and to Moshe Kasser on the passing of his grandmother. The funeral took place on Thursday in Lakewood, followed by burial in Israel. Fay is observing Shiva through Wednesday morning at the home of Shlomie Mincer, 196 Sunset Road, Lakewood, NJ. She can be reached at 732-370-1743.

YISE Sisterhood thanks the many sponsors who helped subsidize the cost of the festive Simchas Torah kiddushim it annually provides at both the Arcola and University Blvd. branches of YISE. (An updated list of sponsors is posted on the shul's bulletin boards.) YISE Sisterhood also thanks the many volunteers who helped before, during, and after the kiddushim.


The Youth Minyan meets at 9:15am in the small social hall.

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.

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

The YISE Youth Department would like to thank the many sponsors and volunteers that helped make our Simchas Torah program so special. We appreciate all of your generosity and dedication. Special thanks goes to Shaul's Kosher Market for providing a delicious Festive Kiddush. Additionally, thanks to Dr. Jeremy Goodman, Dr. Jerry Hawk, Dr. Clifton Price, Dr. Edwin Zaghi, and The Candy Man for providing all of the candy and to Dr. Stuart Cohen for providing the glow sticks.


Beginning this week: Rabbi Rosenbaum's mussar (spiritual self-improvement) study group for women based on the work "Alei Shur" by Rav Wolbe, will meet Sunday morning at YISE, Arcola Social Hall at 9:30am. For further information contact Esti Zemelman, 301-649-4485.

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

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men meets 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 NEW 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 Wednesday night at 8pm in the Arcola Beis Medrash.

Greater Washington Community Kollel presents Linas Hatzedek – Learn all about the Halachos of employer-employee relationships, such as payment requirements, scope and limitations of employee duties, etc. and how they apply to contemporary situations. Begins Sunday Morning Oct. 30 9:30am at YISE in the Arcola Beis Medrash.

Yesodei HaTorah (Gemara Basics) Thursdays at 8pm in the Arcola Beis Medrash.

Review of Halachos and Hashkafos of Taharas HaMishpachah:
* Women's: Rebbetzin Rosenbaum, Oct. 31, Nov. 7, Nov. 14, 8 pm at YISE.
* Men's: Rabbi Rosenbaum, Nov. 21, 8 pm at YISE


R' Pinchas Werner – Shiur at 8:15am in the youth room.

Guest Maggid Shiur – 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 one hour before the Sephardi Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha Shiur will not meet this week.

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur at Arcola between Mincha / Maariv.

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

Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur at 9 am in the small youth room.


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

Kindergarten Girls' Shabbos Group will meet at the home of Willa Rothenberg, 11746 Lovejoy St, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm.

Bnei Akiva for 3rd-6th grade will take place this Shabbos at KMS from 4:45-5:45 pm. Walking groups will leave YISE at 4:15 pm

The Annual Coat Drive continues – New and lightly worn coats you aren't using are welcome, as are hats and gloves. Unfortunately there are people who need our help. Contact Adam Bashein to arrange coat pick up. 301-943-4370 or

Parshat Noach Petting Zoo – Sunday, Oct. 30, 1:30pm – 3:30pm,the Leo Bernstein Jewish Academy Presents: Parshat Noach Petting Zoo. Squeals on Wheels Petting Zoo, Reptiles Alive! reptile show, and Live Music Children's Sing Along! Rain or Shine; Refreshments for sale. $10 per child, adults free! For more information, contact 301-592-8433; email: Location: 1401 Arcola Avenue, Silver Spring.

The Mesorah Women's Learning Institute presents its Fall shiurim: Tehillim with Rabbi Zev Katz, Menahel, Girls Yeshiva of Greater Washington, Sunday mornings, 10 am, at the home of Mrs. Shuli Kleinman, 713 Hermleigh Rd., Tuition $36 six weeks, $20 for Kollel wives and students. The Maharal on Middos – come explore the Maharal in a text based shiur led by Rabbi Dovid Katzenstein, Menahel, Boys Yeshiva of Greater Washington, Sunday evenings, 8pm, at the Boys Yeshiva of Greater Washington, Tuition $36 for six weeks, $20 for Kollel wives and students. For more information contact Sorah Rivkah Goodman at 301-681-6347 or All levels welcome and encouraged to attend.

Greater Washington Community Kollel begins its Fall Semester, Sunday, October 30. Choose from an array of exciting classes appropriate for beginner and scholar alike. As well, take the opportunity to learn one-on-one with a Kollel Rabbi. The Kollel is located at 10900 Lockwood Dr. For more information contact us at or (301) 593-4260.

The Beacon's 50+Expos are free and will take place on Sunday, Oct. 30, 12 to 4 pm, at Ballston Mall (3rd floor), and on Sunday, Nov. 6 from 12 to 4 pm at White Flint Mall (main floor). In addition to resource tables and dozens of exhibitors, enjoy health screenings, flu shots (free with Medicare card), live entertainment and door prizes. For more information, call (301) 949-9766.

"Boot Camp" for Serious Job Seekers – At JSSA's 2-day workshop, November 2 and 3 (must attend both days), learn how to unearth the hidden job market, search for jobs, write a powerful resume, network effectively, and interview with confidence. Fairfax, VA. Register (required) at

Greater Washington Community Kollel presents Girls Night Out – for grades 9-12. Ruach – Pizza – Stimulating discussion led by Elana Glassberg. Motzei Shabbos November 5, 8:30pm at the Glassbergs', 11200 Lockwood Dr., Apt 208. See you there!

Tefillah Gems – Discover the true beauty of the timeless words of Pesukei D'zimrah. Mrs. Sara Malka Winter – Tuesdays 8pm at the Kollel, 10900 Lockwood Dr.

Rabbi Yaakov Lynn, a very popular teacher at Shapell's/ Darche Noam in Jerusalem, will be in Baltimore on Wednesday, November 9th meeting with men and women interested in studying in Israel. During his trip you can reach him on his US cell phone 516-851-9217, or e-mail to set up an appointment!

BCGW Breakfast on Sunday, Nov. 13 – BCGW /Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington. Call 202 331-4481 for information.

Condolences to Jodi Sohl on the passing of her mother, Elissa Fabian. Shiva will be observed at the Sohl home, 11729 Auth Lane, from Motzei Shabbos through Thursday morning.


Saturday, Oct. 29 – Bar Mitzvah of Chaim Hes, 8:45AM Main Minyan

Monday, Oct. 31 – Basic Colors, Arcola Social Hall, 11:30am-6 pm
Becker's Disposables, Arcola Lobby, 1-6 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 2 – Board of Directors Meeting, Arcola Social Hall, 8 pm

Friday, Nov. 4 – Ruach Minyan, Arcola Social Hall, 5:50pm

Saturday, Nov. 5 – Bar Mitzvah of Sam Friedman, Univ. Blvd. 8:30am Minyan

Be Safe while Walking at Night – YISE Youth Committee now has reflective belts available for sale, at the price of $9 per belt or 3 belts for $25. To purchase your belt or for more information, contact Michael Ravin, 301-681-0233 or Program profits benefit YISE Youth Programs.


MORNING SERVICES (Oct. 30 – Nov. 5)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

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

Mon./Thur. 6:15am 6:45/7:35/8:30am 6:05am "

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

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

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Oct. 30 – Nov. 3)

Sunday – Arcola & University 5:55pm

Monday-Thursday – Arcola 5:55pm

Monday-Thursday – University – Maariv 7:15pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Oct. 30 – Nov. 5)

Talis & Tefillin 6:46am

Krias Sh'ma 10:12am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:22pm

NEXT SHABBOS, November 4-5, 2011

Parashas Lech Lecha – 8 Cheshvan, 5772

Light Candles by 5:46pm

Friday Mincha 5:50pm

Early Shabbos Mincha 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 5:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola, University & Nusach Sefard 5:45pm

Shabbos Ends 6:45pm

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