Parashas Tazria/HaChodesh – April 1-2, 2011

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Shabbos, April 1-2, 2011

Parashas Tazria/HaChodesh 27 Adar 2, 5771 Light Candles 7:13pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7: 00pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 7:15 pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM Minyan

Rabbi Freundel will speak after the 8:45AM Minyan, 1 hour before Mincha and after Mincha.

The Hashkamah-Nusach Sefard Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Friends of John Golin.

The 8AM Kiddush is a Chevrah Kiddush, with Cholent & Kugel provided by Wrap2Go.

The 8:45AM Kiddush is sponsored by the YISE Adult Education Committee in honor of Rabbi Dr. Freundel, our Scholar-in-Residence this Shabbos.

There will be a Shabbos Mevorchim Kiddush at University Blvd.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:10pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:10pm

Shabbos ends 8:13pm


Lois & Sid Meyers on the Bar Mitzvah of their grandson, Mordechai Strauss, son of Jessica & Rabbi Yekusiel Strauss of South Fallsburg, NY.

Barbara & Dr. Clifton Price for the marriage of their son Ari to Gila Rossman, daughter of Evelyn & Larry Rossman of Washington Heights, NY. Mazal Tov to all of the Price siblings, grandchildren, and the entire family.

Norma Burdett on the birth of her first great-grandchild, a great-grandson, born toAnna & Gabe Godin of Brooklyn.

Dr. John Golin, professor of Biology, on receiving a major 3 year grant from the National Science Foundation to study the biochemistry of a particular type of cellular protein.

If you are in need of Pesach Hospitality, or you can host a family for a meal, call Sharon Augenbaum, 301-593-2336 or e-mail by April 7.

Pre-Pesach Luncheon: Join the Social Committee for Shabbos lunch, April 16th. Adults $18, Children (ages 3 to 7) $10. Reservations are limited, so reserve early. Drop-off or mail checks made out to YISE, with number attending, to Allison Lazar, 1213 Arcola Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20902. Your spot will only be confirmed once payment is received. For questions email


Rabbi Rosenbaum will be available at the following times for the selling of Chometz:

Sunday April 3: University Blvd. after Shacharis

Monday April 4: Arcola after Maariv

Wednesday April 6: 10:30am, Arcola Beis Medrash; 9:00pm Arcola Social Hall

Thursday April 7: Arcola after Maariv

Sunday April 10: Arcola after 7:30am Shacharis

Monday April 11: Arcola after Maariv

Thursday April 14: Arcola after Maariv

Sunday April 17: University Blvd. after Shacharis

Monday April 18: University Blvd. & Arcola following the Siyum

Or call Rabbi Rosenbaum to make arrangements to sell your chometz.

Donations for Maos Chitim may be brought to the Shul office during regular business hours. Checks should be made out to YISE Charity Fund.


Talmud Yoma – Shiur Monday through Thursday, small Beis Medrash, 11am- Noon.

Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – Pesach shiur "Honey, what do we tell the children? The messages to impart to our families on Pesach night" will be given by Rabbi Reingold at 8:00pm April 5 instead of the regular shiurim. Men and women are invited.

Rabbi Zev Katz's Wednesday morning Chumash class, previously taught by

Rabbi Anemer, z"l, will resume April 6.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Wednesday evening Advanced Men's Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, after Mincha/Maariv at University Blvd.
Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men, Tuesday and Friday mornings, Arcola 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 8pm, Small Beis Medrash.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel Linas Hatzedek will meet this Sunday with the continuing topic of Hachnasas Orchim. The program is presented jointly with the YISE Adult Education Committee Sunday mornings, 9:30am, following 8:45am Shacharis.

Gemara Basics – The Greater Washington Community Kollel's weekly Yesodei HaTorah shiur for men meets Thursdays, 8-9pm, in the large 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, resumes this Shabbos 1 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Shiur on Halacha 1 hour before Sephardi Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur will not meet this Shabbos.

Rabbi Dr. Barry Freundel – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

R' Matt Welik – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University.

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


The Youth Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Youth Minyan Kiddush Group.

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. 11:15am – pick up 2-5 year olds in the large Youth room and 1st-4th graders in the small Youth room.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Shiur for 6th-8th grade boys will not meet this Shabbos.

Using YISE Bulletin Boards – We accept only 8.5 x 11 flyers for our bulletin boards. They must be submitted to the office. Flyers placed up without office approval will be removed. We do not post flyers for programs occurring on the same date as a YISE program.


Shabbos Groups for 4-year-old Girls will meet at the home of Yael Minsk, 12116 Ravenwood Ct, from 4pm – 5pm.

There will be a women's discussion group on Shabbos at 5pm, at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola Ave.

Looking for a job? Come join the Job Club, Thursday nights at 7:30 pm in YISE's small Social Hall. Benefit from networking with fellow participants, practice your "elevator speech," and more. For information, contact Richard Dine,, or Cheryl Jacobson,

Living and Thriving in Montgomery County – Nutrition and wellness programs are the focus of the next Bikur Cholim Eldercare program by nutritionist Melanie Polk and social worker/recreation therapist Shawn Brennan, managers at Montgomery County's Department of Health and Human Services. They will discuss lowering disease risk, promoting general health, give tips for basics of "successful aging" and describe resources available to support your health and personal goals here in Montgomery County. Sunday, April 3, 9:30-11:30 am, at Silver Spring Jewish Center.

Rabbi Koss & Jewish History – Rabbi Saul Koss will speak on topics in Jewish History this Monday, April 4, 1:30pm – 2:30pm, at 1111 University Blvd. W., apt. 215 (Mr. Marvin Konick's apartment). Light refreshments will be served. The program is sponsored by the YISE Chesed Committee and Bikur Cholim. For more information contact Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517, or

Let Yeshiva Seniors clean your car for Pesach! Sunday, April 10, 12:30-6:30pm at the Boys Yeshiva, 1216 Arcola Ave. Cars: $25; Mini-vans/SUV's: $35; Vans: $40. For more information call the Yeshiva Seniors, 301-649-7077, ext. 1469.

Save the date – A unique and special Shabbos davening is set for KMS Shabbos Parshas Kedoshim, April 29-30, led by world renowned Chazzan Cantor Yaakov Motzen and choir. For more information contact Ira Rabin,

Let all who are hungry come and eat – Help local families and individuals, struggling to make ends meet, make Pesach with a generous donation to the Franco Foundation. Mark it Maos Chittim. Mail to Allan Franco, 613 Bromley Street, Silver Spring, MD, 20902.

Rides and Volunteers for Seniors – The Senior Connection, a nonprofit organization that serves lower Montgomery County, provides free escorted rides to scheduled medical appointments, helps with grocery shopping and pays friendly visits or makes phone calls to share companionship. To request assistance contact Volunteers are also needed, with trips typically during non-rush hours and less than 5 miles from home. For information go to or call Marcia Custer, 301-962-0820.

Reminder- Community programs are listed as space is available, at the discretion of the YISE staff. Listings for non-Shul events may appear one time if space is needed for Shul events, or may appear more often if space permits. There are no guarantees.

Submissions are subject to editing for space or stylistic requirements.

It's your Shul- care for it like you would want your home cared for.


Shabbos, April 2 -Rabbi Dr. Barry Freundel, Scholar-in-Residence

Monday, April 4, Basic Colors, Arcola Social Hall, 11am-6:30pm

Shabbos, April 16 – Pre-Pesach Luncheon, after davening

Camp Shomrai Summer 2011 is open for registration now! Let your child enjoy a summer of exploration and adventure in the safe and nurturing environment of a camp for nursery aged children only. Call Lianne Heller for more information, 301-593-7365.

Pre-Pesach Chometz Food Drive – Running through April 14, the Pesach Chometz food drive collects donations for the Capital Area Food Bank, which distributes food to needy individuals and families. YISE and other shuls, day schools, community centers and apartment complexes are taking part. Your donations are vital and appreciated. Collection box in downstairs lobby at Arcola.

Davening Times Week of April 3 – April 9, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (April 3 – April 9)

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 (Rosh Chodesh) 6:10am 6:35/7:35**/8:30am 6:00am "

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 "

*Nusach Sefard Minyan **Belonofsky Sanctuary

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (April 3 – April 9)

Sunday – Thursday – Arcola & University 7:20pm

HALACHIC TIMES (April 3 – April 9)

Talis & Tefillin 5:57am

Krias Sh'ma 9:55am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:44pm

Next Shabbos, April 8-9, 2011

Parashas Metzora 5 Nisan, 5771 Light Candles 7:20pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:20pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:15pm

Shabbos Ends 8:21pm

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