Parashas Shlach – June 12-13, 2015

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Young Israel Shomrai Emunah – Shabbos Shorts

June 12-13, 2015 – 26 Sivan 5775 – Parshas Shlach – Mevorchim Hachodesh

Light Candles by 8:16 (and not before 7:02) – Havdalah 9:24

The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored this week by Joey Franco – Mortgage Banker – 301-529-5387.

Shabbos Schedule

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 8:16, and not before 7:02

* Mincha:

Arcola: 6:45, 7:20, 8:20 University: 7:15 Sephardi: 7:00 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis:

Arcola: 7:00, 8:00, 8:45 University: 8:30 Sephardi: 7:45 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

* Mincha:

Arcola: 2:30, 5:00, 8:15 University: 8:15 Sephardi: 7:55 Nusach Sefard: 8:15

* Maariv/Havdalah: 9:24

Divrei Torah:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* 8:00 Minyan Rabbi Yehuda Shinensky

* University Rabbi Barry Greengart

Kiddush Sponsors:

* Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard – Keyvan Ahdut in honor of Josh Rokach, David Sharon in memory of his mother Ramzia Bat Farcha, Mendel Breitkopf in honor of his upcoming marriage and Gil Cohen in honor of the Hashkamah Minyan.

* University – "Mevorchim Hachodesh"

* 8:45 Main Minyan – The Taragin and Singer families in honor of Yitz Taragin's Bar Mitzvah.

Shabbos Shiurim:

* Mrs. Yocheved Arzouan – Shiur at 9:00 AM.

* Rabbi David Hyatt – Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Shacharit.

* Rabbi William Millen – Shiur at 6:55 PM.

* Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Shiur at 7:25 PM.

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

* Rabbi Michael Bramson – Shiur after Mincha at Arcola.

Mazal Tov

* Tzivia & Rabbi Samuel Bramson on the the birth of a great-granddaughter, Devorah Gleiberman, to their grandchildren, Chava Rochel & Reuven Gleiberman.

* Rysel & Ethan Cohen on the birth of a boy. Mazal tov as well to big brother Seth and to grandparents Celia & David House of Silver Spring, and Jayne Cohen of Southfield, MI. The Shalom Zachar will be at their home, 628 Kenbrook Drive, from 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM.

* The Dinits family on the birth of a boy. The Shalom Zachar will be in the community room on the first floor of the Warwick at 9:30 PM. The Bris will be held after the 7:35 Minyan on Monday.

* Judy & Mitch Taragin and Shuli & Yitz Singer on Yitz Taragin's Bar Mitzvah. Mazal Tov to his grandparents, Elaine & Jerry Taragin, Rochelle & Jerry Kutliroff, Gail & Barry Mahler, and Arlene & Stan Singer and to his siblings, aunts, uncles and cousins.


* The family of Dorothy Lemberger. The funeral took place on Wednesday. Shiva will be observed at the Frank home, 19007 Old Baltimore Road, Brookeville, MD 20833, through Sunday, and Shiva will continue at the Lovett home, 17723 Lochness Circle, Olney, MD 20832, on Monday and Tuesday.

* Shmuel Tolchinsky on the passing of his mother, Shirley Tolchinsky. The funeral took place on Tuesday in Israel. Shiva will be observed in Jerusalem through Monday morning.

YISE Programs and Listings

YISE Together-for-5 – Continues with a series of audio Shiurim by Rabbi Rosenbaum about "Common Questions Regarding Brachos on Food." For more info, visit

The YISE Membership Directory will be published soon. If you are a member and have moved or would like any changes in your published directory listing, please submit your changes at: or send an e-mail to or contact the YISE office.

The Despair of Galus, the Joy of Geulah: Is There Anything in Between? – Halacha Shiur for Women with Rabbi Rosenbaum. Sunday, June 21, at 8:30 PM at the home of Masha Schore, 911 South Belgrade Road.

NEW SHIUR COMING SOON – "Going Deep – The Meaning of the Amidah" – Six Monday night Shiurim with Rabbi Rosenbaum for men and women. Meets June 22 to July 27 from 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM. in the small Social Hall. Part of the YISE Meaningful Tefilah Project (Mincha and Maariv are part of the class). Please RSVP to

The Dialogue Between the Rabbi and Questioner in the Halachic Process – YISE, in conjunction with the GWCK, invites men and women of the community to a Jewish Ethics lecture by Rabbi Moshe Walter. Sunday, June 28, at 9:30 AM at YISE.

Helping Hands Across Kemp Mill – YISE's Chesed Committee is looking to add names to its volunteer list. Please contact: Melanie Karlin, 301-681-4740, or Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517, to be included. Please note there is an immediate need for drivers to the Hebrew Home and back to Kemp Mill. Please sign up if you can help out.

Shiurim from Rabbi Gedaliah Anemer, ZT"L, are available at

The Rachel Bassan Horwitz Fund is used for medical needs in our area, elsewhere in the US, and in Israel. 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: YISE Charity SPECIAL Fund, c/o Norma Burdett, 11720 Lovejoy St., Silver Spring, MD 20902. Earmark: Bassan Fund. For more information: Norma Burdett, 301-593-5964 or Pearl Bassan, 301-649-3137.

Mazal Tov to the YISE Nursery Graduates:

Gila Arzouan
Oriel Barda
Simi Franco
Ilana Gershone
Leah Hershenson
Tuvia Jacobs
Sivan Jacobson
Malka Katz
Yonah Keller
Orah Leah Koff
Ahuva Koretzky
Ana Kotek
Yocheved Kugler
Binyamin Kushnier
Aryeh Lichtig
Tzvi Malka
Cyrus Miller
Akiva Mond
Moishe Moskowitz
Shua Moskowitz
Moshe Aryeh Riesel
Aviva Schmerling
Tarri Schwechter
Ezra Sicherman
Gavriel Sicherman
Zahava Simon
Yehuda Spilman
Yair Suchoff
Sadie Zierler

Weekday Shiurim

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Mussar Study Group for Women (spiritual self-improvement), Sundays at 9:30 AM in the room behind the Balcony.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur for Men, Tuesdays and Fridays, 6:00 AM – 6:45 AM, in the small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Halacha Chabura for Men, Tuesday evenings. For more details, please contact

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Nach Shiur, Wednesdays at 11:00 AM, in the small Beis Medrash – now learning Megillas Eicha.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Chumash Shiur for Women, Wednesdays at 8:00 PM, in the small Beis Medrash.

* Rabbi Silver's Parsha Shiur for Men and Women. A mix of Halacha and Aggada. Tuesday evening at 9:00 PM at the home of Marion & Harry Felsen. Refreshments provided by the hosts.

* GWCK Sunday Kollel Brunch and Learn for Men – Sunday mornings. Bagel brunch at 9:30 AM followed by classes from 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Choose from classes:

* Timeless Talmud with Rabbi Menachem Winter

* Parsha Discourses with Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman

* Unraveling the Navi with Rabbi Zecharia Schwartz

* Jewish Philosophy with Rabbi Yonatan Zakem

* Rabbi Levy's Amud Yomi Shiur, Sunday 6:25 AM- 7:25 AM and Monday through Friday 6:25 AM – 7:10 AM in the Beis Medrash.

* The Golden Network's Torah Hour with breakfast and learning, Tuesday mornings following the 8:30 Shacharis, in the Arcola Social Hall. Open to men and women. For more information 301-338-4810 or

* Bais Medrash Zichron Gedaliah – Tuesdays at 8:00 PM in the Social Hall; Maariv to follow. Choose from classes:

* Gemara Kop with R' Nachum Schwartz

* Becoming an Inspired Eved Hashem – Alei Shur (R' Shlomo Wolbe) with Rabbi Yitzchak Scher

* Iyunim L'Halacha with R' Moshe Haim Blate

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Advanced Gemara Shiur for Men, Wednesdays at 7:00 PM at University – Shiur is on summer break and will resume in August.

* GWCK Yesodei Hatorah, a skills-building program designed to foster Gemara proficiency, Thursdays at 8:45 PM in the small Social Hall.

YISE Youth Announcements

The Youth Minyan will meet this Shabbos at 9:15 AM sharp, followed by a Kiddush sponsored by the Youth Minyan.

NOTE: There are NO groups this Shabbos, June 13. Beginning next Shabbos, June 20, there will ONLY groups for 2-5 year olds for the remainder of the summer.

Community Programs and Listings

Daf Yomi meets in the Yeshiva Beis Medrash – Sunday at 6:30 AM, Monday through Thursday at 9:00 PM, and Shabbos 1-1/2 hours before regular Mincha.

Women's Discussion Group – Shabbos afternoons, 5:30 PM at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1006 Lamberton Drive.

Tehillim – Wednesday mornings. Contact Arleeta Lerner for details 301-649-0552.

Launching Mussar Vaadim in Silver Spring – On Monday, June 15, at 8:30 PM at YISE, the International Organization for Mussar Vaadim (IOMV) will be hosting an open house to launch new Mussar Vaadim in the Greater Washington area. Following the mesorah of Rav Shlomo Wolbe, Z"L, the Vaad will be a guide to character development through practical Mussar work. The Vaad will be led by Rabbi Benjamin Geiger, under the guidance of Rabbi Leib Kelemen, Shlita. For more information, please contact Michael Belgrade at, Dana Sicherman at, or Yehoshua Scheininger at

Toastmasters' Meeting – Wednesday, June 17, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM in the YISE small Social Hall. See what Toastmasters is all about and find out how you can become a more confident communicator and leader. Contact Scott Schlesinger at for more information.

Women's Dance Performance – Sunday June 21, 2:30 PM at the American Dance Institute in Rockville. An incredible afternoon of dance for the women of Silver Spring. Featuring performances by La Zooz's Spring Session classes, New York professional dancer, Sydney Schiff, Artistic Director Michelle Penn and more! Tickets $10. Please reserve in advance at Light reception to follow.

Dirshu Daf Yomi B'Halacha at YISE on Hilchos Tefillin. Rabbi Eli Reingold, Rosh Kollel at YGW-Tiferes Gedaliah, will learn Mishna Brurah on Monday – Thursday evenings, 35 minutes before Mincha at YISE Arcola. For information contact him at 301-996-5910 or View the complete flyer with days and times at

Workplace Skills Workshops:

* Double Your Job Leads Using LinkedIn – Free webinar with Lisa Rangel. Tuesday, June 16, 1:00 PM, or Thursday, June 18, 7:00 PM. Register at

* Resumes – Beyond the Basics – Free workshop with Joe O'Hare. Wednesday, June 24, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM. KMS. To reserve a seat, please email DMarwick@Job

SAVE THE DATE – Mikvah Emunah Society's 2015 Dinner – Wednesday, September 2, honoring Donna & Jeff Lawrence. Details to follow shortly.

The Ultimate Kindness – Chevra Kadisha is called the ultimate good deed, Chesed Shel Emet, as the recipient cannot return the favor. The Chevra Kadisha of Greater Washington needs volunteers to conduct Taharot. Opportunities are available daily and volunteers from throughout the region are welcome. For more information or to volunteer, contact: For Women's Division – Devorah Grayson, 202-438-7060. For Men's Division: (301) 593-1193 or

The Week Ahead

Sunday, June 14 Monday, June 15 Tuesday, June 16 Wed., June 17 – Rosh Chodesh Thurs., June 18 – Rosh Chodesh Friday, June 19
Arcola 6:30, 7:30, 8:45 6:15, 6:45, 7:35, 8:30 6:30, 6:55, 7:35, 8:30 6:10, 6:35, 7:35, 8:30 6:10, 6:35, 7:35, 8:30 6:30, 6:55, 7:35, 8:30
Sephardi 7:30 6:15, 7:10 6:20, 7:15 6:10, 7:15 6:10, 7:15 6:20, 7:15

Mincha /Maariv
Arcola 8:25 8:25 8:25 8:25 8:25 See Shabbos schedule
Sephardi 8:20 8:20 8:20 8:20 8:20

Halachic Times: Earliest Talis & Tefillin: 4:37 AM, Latest Krias Shma: 9:25 AM, Earliest Mincha: 1:47 PM

Next Shabbos

June 19-20, 2015 – 3 Tammuz 5775

Parshas Korach

Light Candles by 8:18 – Havdalah 9:26

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 8:18, and not before 7:04

* Mincha:

Arcola: 6:45, 7:20, 8:20 University: 7:15 Sephardi: 7:00 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis:

Arcola: 7:00, 8:00, 8:45 University: 8:30 Sephardi: 7:45 Nusach Sefard: 7:00

* Mincha:

Arcola: 2:30, 5:00, 8:15 University: 8:15 Sephardi: 7:55 Nusach Sefard: 8:15

* Maariv/Havdalah: 9:26

Upcoming Events

Shabbos, June 13 Bar Mitzvah of Yitz Taragin, 8:45 Main Minyan

Monday, June 15 Mr. Rosenberg, Man with the Truck, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Monday, June 15 YISE Board Meeting, 9:00 PM

Wednesday, June 17 Senior Lunch, 12:00 Noon, Arcola

Shabbos, June 20 Bar Mitzvah of Meir Koretsky, 8:45 Main Minyan

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, June 17 at 12 Noon.

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