Parashas Shelach – June 17-18, 2011

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The Shabbos Shorts are sponsored this week by the Oppenheim family on the yahrzeit of Lee's mother, Helene Zuckerberg, Chana Raisel bat Avraham HaLevi, z"l.

Shabbos, June 17-18, 2011

Parashas Shelach 16 Sivan, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 7:04pm Light Candles by 8:18pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:50pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University & Sephardi 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:20pm

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 8AM Kiddush is sponsored by Marion & Fred Miller in honor of their son Avi's Bar Mitzvah.

The 8:45 Main Minyan Kiddush is cosponsored by the Klugerman family in honor of Noam's Bar Mitzvah, and by the Broder family in honor of Moshe's Aufruf.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:15pm

Shabbos Ends 9:26pm


Marion & Fred Miller on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Avi. Mazal Tov also to siblings Laina, Adena, Yael, Aryeh & Tzipora.

Yaffa & Rabbi Tzvi Klugerman on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Noam. Mazal Tov to siblings Sarit, Hillel, Avichai, and Meir and to the grandparents, D'vorah & Rabbi Mordechai Weiss and Francine Klugerman.

Fran & Alan Broder and family on the Aufruf of their son, Moshe, and upcoming marriage to Batsheva Chapman of Baltimore.

Nancy & Avi Karkowsky on the engagement of their son Zev to Hasya Pearlman of Providence, RI, daughter of Elisheva & Yehoshua Pinchas Pearlman, z"l. Mazal Tov to Zev's grandmother, Bea Herskovitz, Hasya's grandfathers & the Karkowsky & Pearlman families.

Adina & Rabbi Daniel Moses on the birth of a daughter. Mazal Tov to the proud grandparents Jan & Don Moses and Karen (Kramer) & Howie Schulman.

Feigy & Tuvia Grauman on the birth of a granddaughter, Chana Leah, to their children Yehudit & Zvi Grauman. Mazal Tov also to big sisters Zara and Mia and to all the aunts, uncles and cousins.


The following new members who were voted in at the YISE board meeting this week:

Miriam & Farrell Bloch, Jessica & Jared Hershenson, Becky & Yitzchak Langer, Rhonda & Jay Lehman, Michal & Justin Pozmanter, Joseph Scharf, Naomi & Jeremy Schnittman.


The Youth Minyan will meet at 9:15.

Youth Groups this Shabbos meet at 10am. 1st – 4th grade girls meet upstairs in the small Beis Medrash; 1st – 4th grade boys at the Yeshiva (meet in the YISE downstairs lobby at 10am); 2-5 year olds meet in the large Youth room behind the women`s balcony. Pick up the 2-5 year olds in the large Youth room and the 1st-4th graders in the small Youth room.

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


Beis Medrash Kollel Zichron Gedaliah – The community is invited to celebrate the completion of the Bais Medrash's second year. Tuesday, June 28. Mincha, 7:45pm; remarks by Rabbi Aharon Lopiansky, 8:00pm; Maariv, 9:00pm. Arcola Social Hall. Light refreshments. Questions? Please contact R. Moshe Chaim Blate, 404-273-3392.

Rabbi Zev Katz's Wednesday morning Chumash shiur is on summer break.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Wednesday evening Advanced Men's Gemara shiur for men meets one hour before Mincha at University Blvd.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men meets Tuesday and Friday mornings, in the Social Hall, 6:00-6:45am.

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 small Social Hall.

Linas Hatzedek – The Greater Washington Community Kollel – will meet this Sunday with the continuation of the topic of Lo Sisnah: The Prohibition of Harboring Hatred in Your Heart. The program is presented jointly with the YISE Adult Education Committee, Sunday mornings 9:30am, following the 8:45 Shacharis.

Gemara Basics – The Greater Washington Community Kollel's weekly Yesodei Hatorah shiur for men meets on Thursdays, 8:40pm, in the 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 Amram Hes – Shiur will not meet this week

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha and Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Barry Greengart – Shiur between Mincha and Maariv at University Blvd.

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

Save the Date – Women's Seudah Shlishit – June 25

Join us for the YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit Shabbos afternoon, June 25, 5pm-7pm, at YISE Arcola Social Hall. Attendees will enjoy a lavish "make-your-own-salad" salad bar while meeting and mingling with other women from the community. Dr. Gilda Haber, Ph.D., will present a speech entitled "Cockney Girl" about a young girl growing up in a British-Jewish family in England before, during, and after World War II. Tempting desserts will conclude the program. All women welcome and encouraged to attend! (But we kindly request no children under the age of 12 years old.) Sponsorships are welcome at $18 (or more). Checks should be made out to YISE Sisterhood, and sent to Hedy Bauman, 1131 University Blvd. W. #610, Silver Spring, MD, 20902. For more information, contact Esther Goldfeiz at

Talk to the Rabbi – Beginning June 12, Rabbi Rosenbaum has made himself available by phone (no meetings are scheduled) from 10am to 11am, Sunday through Friday mornings, barring extenuating circumstances. Of course, people can call at any time and either speak with him or leave a message. Please call 301-593-4465, ext. 405.

The YISE Social Committee invites everyone to Snack in the Park this Shabbos, June 18, at 4pm. Snacks and drinks will be served near the playground in Kemp Mill Park.


Women's Daytime Tehillim Group – 2pm-3pm, Tuesdays. For information contact Arleeta Lerner, 301-649-0552.

The Women's Group studying "The Power of the Positive Word" will meet this Shabbos at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola Avenue, at 5:30pm.

Rabbi Dr. Ivan Lerner will be speaking on "Spirituality and Sexuality," Sunday, June 19, 7pm at the Kemp Mill Synagogue. Rabbi Lerner will speak as an outreach educator regarding the mitzvah of mikvah. The program is sponsored by the Mikvah Emunah Society.

Online Computer Classes – Dreamweaver (beginners and intermediate) classes begin June 20. Six classes per series. Sponsored by the Orthodox Union. For course info, prerequisities, and fees, go to and scroll down to the right.

Job Seekers: What's Your Grade on Your HR Report Card? Tobie Hollander of Holy Cross Hospital will discuss what Human Resources sees in you, give you strategies to improve your resume, and discuss how you can present yourself most effectively in a phone or in-person interview. Monday, June 20, 7:30pm, YISE. Sponsored by the Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative and by Ben Yehuda Cafe & Pizzeria. To reserve a seat and a copy of the handout, email

What's in your yard? Not all alien invaders are from outer space! Tuesday, June 21, learn to recognize invasive plants and how to protect your back yard and neighborhood. Speaker: Marney Bruce, Master Gardener & Weed Warrior for Montgomery Co. and the National Park Service. 8 pm at SSJC. Information and handouts on local invasive species programs will be available. Free event sponsored by the Kayamut/Sustainability Circle.

The Mikvah Emunah Society Inaugural Dinner – Tuesday, June 21, 7pm. Celebrating the opening of the new Yitzchak Wallerstein Mikvah and honoring Mrs. Robin Niman. Couvert $136 per person. At the Newton White Mansion, Mitchellville, MD. Vaad Certified Catering.

Envision an artful day with AMIT at the American Visionary Art Museum, Sunday, June 26, 11am, followed by a dairy lunch in Baltimore. The bus leaves KMS at 9:30am and will return by 5pm. Cost is $85, including museum, lunch and transportation. RSVP to Robbie Pearlstein, 410-484-2223 or, or Doris Leeds, 301-593-3411.

Washington Community Kollel Teen Summer Kollel! Boys entering grades 7-9, Monday thru Thursday, 8:15pm – 9:00pm and Junior Summer Kollel for boys entering grades 5-6, Monday thru Thursday, 7:30pm – 8:15pm. Prizes! Raffles! Refreshments! June 27 through July 21 at the Greater Washington Community Kollel, 10900 Lockwood Dr.

Practice your elevator speech to get a job! Join the Job Club, Thursday nights 7:30 pm. Find out how to better present yourself, expand your network, to land work. The Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative Job Club in the YISE Beis Medrash. Contact Richard Dine,, or Cheryl Jacobsen,

How to Get a Job in a Non-Profit Organization. Free workshop, sponsored by JSSA, on how to find non-profit job openings and what non-profits are looking for in candidates. Thursday, June 29, 7:00-8:30 p.m. 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville. For more info and to register (required), visit


Shabbos, June 18 – Snack in the Park, 4-5pm, Kemp Mill Park (next to the playgound)

Shabbos, June 25 – YISE Sisterhood-sponsored Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit 5pm-7pm in the Arcola Social Hall.

Monday June 27 – The Man With the Truck, 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Becker Disposables 4:30pm to 8:00pm.


Safety is our primary concern – We are thrilled to announce that our Head Counselor, Mrs. Elyse Gabay, is a Registered Nurse! With all the peanut allergies, asthma, and other health issues so many children are now facing, we are taking a proactive measure to ensure their safe and enjoyable summer. In addition, we have a high counselor to camper ratio to help with every child's individual needs. To ensure your child's spot at the camp, please register at your earliest convenience. Go to to download the registration forms. If you have any questions, contact Lianne Heller, Camp Shomrai Director at 301-593-7365 or e-mail

Davening Times Week of June 19 – June 25, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (June 19 – June 25)

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 8:45am 7:00/7:00/8:00/8:45am 8:15am "

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (June 19- June 23)

Sunday-Thursday – Arcola & University 8:25pm

HALACHIC TIMES (June 19 – June 25)

Talis & Tefillin 4:38am

Krias Sh'ma 9:25am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:49pm

Next Shabbos, June 24-25, 2011

Parashas Korach, Shabbos Mevorchim 23 Sivan, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 7:05pm Light Candles by 8:19pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:50pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University & Sephardi 7:15pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Arcola Social Hall 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 8:20pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 8:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 8:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 8:15pm

Shabbos Ends 9:27pm

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, June 22, at 12 Noon.

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