Parashas Vaeschanan – August 12-13, 2011

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Shabbos, August 12-13, 2011

Parashas Vaeschanan Shabbos Nachamu 13 Av, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 6:42pm Light Candles by 7:49pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:30pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Social Hall 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:50pm

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

Rabbi Will Yeamans will speak at the Sephardi Minyan.

The Hashkama minyan, 8AM Minyan, and 8:45 Main Minyan kiddushim are sponsored by the Lipmans, who wish to honor and thank Hashem for guarding and guiding our lives.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:45pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:45pm

Shabbos Ends 8:49pm


The Karl and Zurndorfer families on the birth of a granddaughter. Mazol Tov to the parents, Tovah Leah & Donniel Karl and family, and to the Greatgrandparents, Esther Becker and David Karl, plus the entire mishpocha.

Linda & Ed Zurndorfer on the birth of a grandson to their children Jenny & David Zurndorfer of Riverdale, NY. Mazol Tov also to Esther Becker on the birth of another great grandchild and to the extended family

Hedy Bauman on the engagement of her daughter Jennifer to Kevin Kramer of Woodside.

Hannah Gershon on the engagement of her grandson, Aryeh Gershon of Beit Shemesh, to Simone David of Jerusalem.

Moshe Kwiat on making aliya.

It's High Holiday seat time again and you should have received your order forms. Please fill yours out and send in your request soon.


The Youth Minyan meets at 9:15am.

The Youth Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Kwiat family as they wish Moshe Kwiat hatzlacha on his upcoming aliya.

Youth Groups this Shabbos meet from 10am to 11:15am for 2-5 year-olds ONLY in the large Youth room behind the women's balcony. Groups for 1st – 4th grade boys and girls will resume in the fall.

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


Bais Medrash Zichron Gedaliah is on summer break.

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

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Wednesday evening Advanced Men's Gemara shiur will resume Wednesday, August 31.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara shiur for men will not meet Tuesday, Aug. 16

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.

Linas Hatzedek and Yesodei HaTorah are on hiatus from after Tisha B'Av until Elul Semester.


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 Will Yeamans – Parsha shiur meets ½ hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Rosenbaum – Shiur between Mincha and Maariv at Arcola.

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

The YISE Safety Committee has placed 3 emergency phones around the Shul: one upstairs near the shul office under the sink, one near the meat kitchen under the sink in the social hall, and one in the First Aid kit under the tallesim near the Belonofsky Sanctuary. These phones only call 911.

*This Shabbos: Women's Seudah Shlishit *

Join the YISE Sisterhood for its Summer Women`s Seudah Shlishit, Shabbos Nachamu afternoon, Aug. 13, 5 – 7pm, in the Arcola Social Hall. The theme is "Sensational Summers." Attendees will enjoy pareve picnic foods while meeting and mingling with other women and can enjoy a summerthemed dvar Torah by Yael Cortell. Summer desserts and drinks will conclude the program. All women are welcome and encouraged to attend! We request no children under the age of 12 years old.

Reminder- Announcements 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. Submissions are subject to editing for space or stylistic requirements.

Shabbos Nachamu Concert at Ben Yehuda Café- Chaim Fruchter & Kol Chaim performing live, Motzei Shabbos, 10:30ish, in the parking lot in front of Ben Yehuda Pizzeria & Café. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music!


Women's Daytime Tehillim Group will resume in September.

The Kemp Mill Shabbat Afternoon Women's Shiur will meet this Shabbos, August 13, 5 pm, at the home of Keren Rabin, 11812 Auth Lane. Dr. Erica Brown will speak.

The Women's Group meeting at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola, will have a discussion this Shabbos, 5:30pm, on the book Power of the Positive Word.

How To Stay Focused in Your Jobsearch – Come join the Job Club Thursday nights at 7:30 pm. Learn how to better present yourself, expand your network, to land work. The Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative has been helping people for years! Come see for yourself at YISE Arcola Small Social Hall. For more information, and to confirm the meeting is on for this week, contact Richard Dine,, or Cheryl Jacobson,

QuickBooks Online in One Week – Beginners and Intermediate classes in QuickBooks start on Monday, August 15. Sponsored by the Orthodox Union. For prerequisites and fees and to register (required), go to www.ou/jobs/webcasts.

Excel – Intermediate Level – Online – Series of six classes starts Monday, August 15, 11:30-1:30. Sponsored by the Orthodox Union. For prerequisites and fees and to register (required), go to www.ou/jobs/webcasts.

LinkedIn for Intermediate/Advanced Users – Free JSSA workshop on Wednesday, August 17, 1:00-2:30pm, at 200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville. For info, email Registration required at

Helpline for Frum with Addictions – Do you, or some one you love, have a problem with drugs, alcohol, overeating, or any other form of addiction? Please call 1-866-zehayom for confidential help geared toward the frum community. Sponsored in part by the Yehuda Mond Foundation.

Rides and Volunteers for Seniors – The Senior Connection, a non-profit organization serving 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. For help contact Volunteers are also needed, with trips typically scheduled during non-rush hours and less than 5 miles from home. For more information go to or contact Marcia Custer, 301-962-0820.

Resume Tuneup – JobAssist's resume gurus, Len Schwartz and David Marwick, will be available to help you fine-tune your resume for free. Monday evening, August 22, Arcola Social Hall. Please email to reserve your 15-minute time slot. For other job-related assistance, contact Avi Zemelman at


Shabbos, August 13 – YISE Sisterhood Seudah Shlishit, 5pm-7pm, Arcola Social Hall

Monday, August 15 – Man With the Truck, 5:30pm-8:30pm, Arcola Social Hall

Monday August 15 Becker Disposables, 4:30pm to 8:00pm, Arcola Lobby.

Wednesday, August 17 – Senior Luncheon, 12 Noon, Arcola Social Hall

Shabbos, August 27 – Bar Mitzvah of Yisrael Katz, 8:45AM Main Minyan

Save the date for the YISE end of summer barbecue! Sunday, September 4, from 4:30 – 7pm. Stay tuned for more details!

Wheelchair Access – Plans are in place to remove the last bench in the downstairs Women's Section of the Belonofsky Sanctuary and replace it with a row of chairs. When a woman in a wheelchair is present, chairs can be removed to provide space. An announcement will follow when the project has been completed.

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

Davening Times Week of Aug. 14 – Aug. 20, 2011

MORNING SERVICES (Aug. 14 – Aug. 20)

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 8:30am 7:00/7:00/8:00/8:45am 8:15am

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Aug. 14 – Aug. 18)

Sunday through Thursday – Arcola & University 7:45pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Aug. 14 – Aug. 20)

Talis & Tefillin 5:30am

Krias Sh'ma 9:46am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:47pm

Next Shabbos, August 19-20, 2011

Parashas Ekev 20 Av, 5771

Earliest Candle Lighting 6:34pm Light Candles by 7:40pm

Friday Mincha (Plag) – Arcola 6:20pm

Friday Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:00pm

Friday Mincha 2 – Social Hall 7:00pm

Friday Mincha – University 7:15pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi 7:30pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola 7:40pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 5:00pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 7:20pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 7:35pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 7:35pm

Shabbos Ends 8:39pm

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