Parashas Vayishlach: November 19-20, 2010

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Shabbos, November 19-20, 2010

Parshas Vayishlach 13 Kislev 5771

Light Candles 4:33pm

Ruach Minyan – Arcola Social Hall 4:35pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 4:35pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 4:35pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum wil speak at the 8AM and 8:45AM Minyanim.

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

The 8AM Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Ally & Seth Jacobson in honor of the birth of Sivan Ruth.

The 8:45AM Main Minyan will enjoy a Haimish Kiddush.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:15pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 4:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 4:30pm

Shabbos Ends 5:34pm

Mazal Tov To:

Karen & Robert Heyman on the birth of a baby boy Tuesday. The Shalom Zachar will be at 8pm Friday night at the Heyman home, 410 Lamberton Dr.

Gigi & Jerry Kaminetzky on the Bat Mitzvah of their granddaughter Jessica, daughter of Anna & Shimon Kaminetzky of Atlanta, Ga.

Chana & Paul Berner on the birth of their grandson Yehuda to Chani & Rami Berner of Cleveland, and to Great-grandmother Flora Berner, Aunt Shira & Uncle Shmuel Pepper, and cousin Zehava.

Vicki Binstock & Jay Pollack on their engagement and to their children: Avi & Dovid Binstock, Shana & Noam Feldman, Sara & Melvin Pollack, Debbie & Dave Zakar, and Holly and Issac Pollack. Mazal Tov to the entire family as well.

Condolences To:

Daphne Lazar Price and family on the passing last week of her mother, Chaya Lea Lazar, z"l. The funeral took place in Israel and was followed by shiva in Toronto.

Shonny Kugler and Norma Burdett on the passing of their brother Sol Levinson. The funeral was held Friday morning at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in Adelphi. Shiva will be observed at the home of Norma Burdett, 11720 Lovejoy Street through Thursday morning.

Arnie Sherman and family on the passing of his mother, Racie Sherman. The funeral took place Friday, in Woodbridge , NJ. Shiva will be observed at the Sherman home, 11710 Lovejoy Street, from Sunday morning through Thursday morning. Shacharis Sunday/Thursday 8:00am, Monday 6:45am, Tuesday/Wednesday 7:00am; Mincha/Maariv Sunday through Wednesday 4:30pm.


Friday, November 19 – Ruach Minyan, Arcola Social Hall, 4:35pm

Saturday, Nov. 20 – Installation of Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8pm, Belonofsky Sanctuary

Sunday, Nov. 21 – YISE Sisterhood Tea, 10am-Noon, Arcola Social Hall

Sunday, Nov. 21 – Youth/Nursery Chanukah Party & Gift Sale, at YISE Nursery, 1- 4pm

Monday, Nov. 22 – (1st of 3)"Cooking on Shabbos"- Rabbi Rosenbaum, 8pm

Monday, Nov. 22 – Becker Disposables, 4:30pm – 8:30pm, downstairs lobby

Monday, Nov. 29 -The Man with the Truck, 5pm-8:30pm, Arcola Social Hall


The Youth Minyan will not meet this week, Parshat Vayishlach, but will meet next Shabbos, Parshat Vayeishev.

Youth Groups will meet this Shabbos 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 to walk across); 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 Shabbos Mincha.

Join us for the Annual YISE Youth & Nursery School Chanukah Party and Gift Sale, Sunday, Nov. 21 at the YISE Nursery, 813 University Blvd., 1 to 4pm. Come get all your Chanukah gift shopping done while your pre-school and early-elementary aged children are busy with fun activities, including arts and crafts, exciting games and delicious refreshments. The cost is $5 per child with no admission fee for adults. This is a community-wide event.

Chanukah Family Game Night! Parents and children in grades 3-6 are invited to a fun evening of exciting games, cool prizes, and delicious treats. Join us for lots of fun in the Arcola Social Hall on Motzei Shabbos Chanukah, December 4, 7:00-8:30pm. The cost is $3 per child. For more information, email


Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – in the YISE small Social Hall. Learning 8pm-9pm, followed by Maariv and light refreshments. Five shiurim & chavrusas. Contact Rabbi Eli Reingold, 301-996-5910,

Rabbi Zev Katz`s Wednesday morning Chumash class, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets at 11am in the small Beis Medrash at Arcola.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan`s Wednesday evening Advanced Men`s Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets at 7:30pm, after Maariv at University Blvd.

Rabbi Rosenbaum has begun a new Gemara shiur for men, Tuesday and Friday mornings in the Arcola social hall from 6:00-6:45. The shiur will cover Gemara, Rashi, and Tosfos with a look at the practical halachic conclusions drawn from the sugyos. For more information contact Aaron Branda at or Rabbi Rosenbaum.

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 Small Beis Medrash.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel Linas Hatzedek program presented in conjunction with the YISE Adult Education Committee on Sunday mornings, 9:30am, following the 8:45am Shacharis.


Oneg Shabbos – Open to all – This Friday Night, Nov. 19, at the home of Talya & Dave Weinberg, 11232 Watermill Lane – 8:30pm. Join this popular monthly Friday night shiur by Rabbi Rosenbaum. Each program covers a Halachic aspect of Shabbos followed by an Oneg Shabbos – This month`s Shiur: Koraya(Tearing). Food provided by the hosts.

R` Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur in the youth room behind the balcony. Men & women welcome.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur, will not take place this Shabbos.

Rabbi Yehoshua Levy – Alshich on the Parsha 45 minutes before Sephardi Mincha.

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur 30 minutes before Mincha at Arcola.

Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold- Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

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

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


Women`s Daytime Tehillim Group – 2pm-3pm, Tuesdays. Contact Arleeta, 301-649-0552.

The Women`s Group studying "Practical Applications of the Chafetz Chaim & Insights of the Parsha through the Eyes of Rav Pam" will meet this Shabbos at the home of Mrs. Klavan, 1106 Arcola Avenue, 4pm.

4-year-old Girls Shabbos Group will meet this Shabbos at the home of Nava Lebson, 11726 Stonington Place, from 3:30 to 5:00pm.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel`s Fall Semester is in progress. Discover exciting classes and chavrusa opportunities. New programs include: Mishna Enrichment for 5-6 boys, Mondays 7:45 – 8:30pm; Philosophy of Mitzvohs for 7-9 boys Tuesdays, 8:15 – 9:00pm; Megilla Gems for Women with Mrs. Sara Malka Winter Tuesday at 8:00pm. Located at 10900 Lockwood Dr. For more info contact Rabbi Menachem Winter 301-213- 6504 or

NCSY Fall Programs – 1. Latte & Learning every week at 8:30-9:3pm, Sundays,- 915 Ellsworth St., in Downtown Silver Spring, Thursdays at 865 Rockville Pike, Winter Green Plaza. 2. NCSY Senior Mid-Winter Shabbaton, Dec. 9-12, Amazing Shabbat Experience and Scavenger hunt in Times Square. 3. NCSY Teen Seudat Shlishit at Kemp Mill Synagogue Parshat Vayetzei, Nov. 13. For more details on any of these programs or to sign up contact Rabbi Nissim Levin at 301-651-7468, or Facebook: Nissim Levin.

The Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse, JCADA, is celebrating its 10th Anniversary Sunday, Nov. 21, 6:30pm, at Ohev Sholom. Honorees are Barbara Zakheim, cofounder and past President of JCADA; and Resa Levy, President of the Montgomery County Center for Family Justice Foundation. Dinner & dessert buffet reception. Dietary laws observed. For details and reservations, call 301-315-8040 or email

Announcing Job Search Club – The Kemp Mill Employment Assistance Initiative now runs a weekly forum for jobseekers to give support in all aspects of the jobhunt — practicing interview skills, support for the long search process, and accessing experts for needs identified by Club participants. The Club meets Thursdays, 7:30 pm, at YISE (upstairs beit midrash). For more information contact 301-525-9737, or Cheryl Jacobson, 301- 649-5549, cvjacobs@comcast.

Free jobsearch bootcamps – These popular, monthly bootcamps, run by JSSA are "sold out" every month. Kickstart your jobsearch and learn about about the hidden job market, networking, effective resumes, and interviewing. Limited openings, so pre-registration required, 301-610-8380. Next session, December 1-2, from 9 am – 4 pm.

Father & Son Learning – At the Boys` Yeshiva, for kindergarten to 6th grade, with special program for 7th-8th grade. Motzei Shabbos, 7:30pm. Learning, pizza, raffles, prizes, special programs. For more info, call Rabbi Hes, 301-593-7991 or Nechemiah Mond, 301-754-2221.

Yaffa Caterers is now under the supervision of the Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington. They are located at 4311 Old Milford Mill Road, Baltimore, 410-486-3325.

Networking for Attorneys – The Orthodox Union will present a networking event for attorneys (live at the OU`s headquarters, available on-line elsewhere) on Monday, November 29, starting at 5:30pm. The focus will be "out of the box" opportunities for attorneys. To register, go to or e-mail

The Hakamas Hamatzeyvia (unveiling of tombstone) for Dr. Donal M. Billig, z"l, will be held Sunday, Nov. 21, at Mt Lebanon Cemetery, 9500 Riggs Rd., Adelphi, MD, at 11 am. Dr. Billig`s kever(grave) is located right off of the left side of the main entrance gate to the cemetery along the fence second row back and should be in clear sight upon arriving. There will be a Siyum held at Billig Residence, 10945 Rocky Mount Way, Silver Spring, following the unveiling. The yahrzeit-conclusion of Yud Beis Chodesh(year of morning) will be (if you signed up to learn any Mishnayos in memory of the nifter this is your due date): Erev Chanukah Wednesday Dec. 1.

The YISE Sisterhood Annual Membership Tea -Sunday, Nov. 21, 10am to noon at the Arcola Social Hall.The morning program will include a dairy brunch, a d`var Torah by Rebbetzin Atara Rosenbaum, a look back at Sisterhood`s exciting year of programming, and a look forward towards innovative and creative ideas for future events. Bring your ideas and be ready to discuss how we can make a good thing even better! Tea (Brunch) Fee: Sisterhood Members: $12; Non-Sisterhood Members: $18 *RSVP Requested* 2010-2011 Sisterhood Membership Fee: $36. Membership dues can be paid at the door. The Annual Tea begins the 2010-2011 Sisterhood membership year. Join the Sisterhood now and support future quality women`s programming! Women only. For information or to RSVP, contact or Vicki Binstock (co-president), 301-318-2126.

Community Friday Night Dinner – Join the YISE Social Committee and friends on December 10 for a great post-Chanukah event. Buffet meal with guest speaker. Adults $14, kids (3-8) $7, Sponsors $36 (includes 2 adult meals). Drop-off or mail checks to Allison Lazar, 1213 Arcola Ave. See flyer in the shul for more details; for questions contact

If you wish to have a conversation of more than a few words during davening, please step outside.

Davening Times Week of Nov. 21- Nov. 27, 2010

MORNING SERVICES (Nov. 21 – Nov. 27)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

Sunday/ Thursday^8:00am 6:30/7:30/8:45am** 7:30am "

Monday 6:15am 6:45am/7:35am 6:05am "

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

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

*Nusach Sefard Minyan ** Belonofsky Sanctuary ^Thanksgiving

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Nov. 21 – Nov. 25)

Sunday/Thursday – Arcola & University – 4:35pm;

Arcola Monday – Wednesday 4:35pm

University – Maariv only Monday – Wednesday 7:15pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Nov. 21 – Nov. 27)

Talis & Tefillin 6:08am

Krias Sh`ma 9:25am

Mincha (Earliest) 12:26pm

Next Shabbos, November 26-27, 2010

Parshas Vayeshev 20 Kislev 5771

Light Candles 4:29pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 4:30pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 4:30pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 4:10pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 4:25pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 4:25pm

Shabbos Ends 5:31pm

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, Nov. 24, at 12 Noon.

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