Parshas Haazinu/Sukkos – October 7 – 18, 2022

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October 7 – 8, 2022 – 13 Tishrei 5783 – Parshas Haazinu, Light Candles by 6:23 – Havdalah 7:20

October 9 – 11, 2022 – 15-16 Tishrei 5783 – Sukkos, Light Candles by 6:20 – Havdalah 7:15

October 14 -15, 2022 – 20 Tishrei 5783 – Shabbos Chol Hamoed, Light Candles by 6:12 – Havdalah 7:10

October 16 – 18, 2022 – 22-23 Tishrei 5783 – Shemini Atzeres/Simchas Torah, Light Candles by 6:09 – Havdalah 7:06

The Shabbos Shorts is sponsored by Miriam Friedman and Melanie Karlin in honor of the 10th anniversary of the creation of Helping Hands Across Kemp Mill and in appreciation of all our volunteers. Helping Hands provides support to YISE families going through serious medical crises,
and by Susan & Rabbi Saul Koss in honor of the Rabbis, Chazzanim, Gabbaim, and everyone not so visible who worked so diligently to make the Yamim Noraim very beautiful.

Mazal Tov

* Janet Deneroff on the birth of a grandson. Mazal Tov to parents Naomi & Yosef Adler of Fair Lawn. Mazal Tov to grandparents Ron & Rochelle Adler of Bayswater.

* Sharon & Michael Shimoff on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Yonah. Mazal Tov to grandparents June & Peter Olster, great-grandfather Larry Berman, siblings Dovie, Eli and Noa and all of the visiting relatives.


* Alan & Elaine Breitler on the passing of their daughter, Ruth Ann Breitler. The Breitlers will take Shiva phone calls at 301-649-5031 on Sunday from 10:00 AM – 12 Noon and 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

* Benjy Kleidman on the passing of his mother, Goldie Kleidman. Benjy will observe Shiva at 11406 Gilsan St. on Sunday following 9:00 AM Shacharis until 4:30 PM.

Shabbos Schedule

Minyan locations are B = Belonofsky Sanctuary, S = Social Hall, LBM = Large Beis Medrash, SBM = Small Beis Medrash, H = The House

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 6:23

* Mincha: 6:25 (B), 6:20 (Sephardi, LBM)

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis: 7:00 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Mincha: 2:30 (B), 6:20 (B), 6:15 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Shabbos ends: 7:20

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* 9:15 Minyan Rabbi Postelnek

* Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman

* Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura Rabbi Postelnek

* Shiur after Mincha Rabbi Hillel Shaps

Kiddush Sponsors:

* The Hashkamah Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by the Hashkama Kiddush Group

* The Shul Kiddush is sponsored by Sharon & Michael Shimoff in honor of their son Yonah's Bar Mitzvah.

YISE Youth Announcements

Teen Minyan – The Teen Minyan, led by Rabbi Moshe Holzer, will be in recess starting this Shabbos, Parashas Haazinu, and will reconvene on Shabbos Parashas Bereshis, October 22.

Shabbos Groups this Shabbos, October 8, from 10:00 AM until Shul ends. Age 18-36 months (Mommy & me) in the toddler room off the Lower Lobby. Ages 2-5 years (drop off) in the room behind the balcony. Ages 6-9 years will meet at Shomrai and walk to the Yeshiva. For more information, contact Debbie Katz at

Shabbos Group for 5th and 6th Grade Girls will gather in the front yard of The House next to the Shul promptly at 10 am and go inside together. See flyer for details.

Junior Congregation for boys in grades 4 – 6 with Jay Marcus Meet in the Lower Lobby at 9:55 and walk to the Yeshiva at 10:00.

Yom Tov Groups:

On the first two days of Sukkos, October 11 and 12, and on Shemini Atzeres, October 17, there will be groups for ages 3-5 (Youth Room) and Toddler Room ONLY. There will be NO groups for ages 6-9, Junior Congregation or 5th – 6th grade girls on these dates.

On Shabbos Chol Hamoed, October 15, all groups and Junior Congregation will meet, except the 5th – 6th grade girls group will NOT meet.

There will be no Shabbos Groups, 5th and 6th grade girls Group or Junior Congregation on Simchas Torah, October 18.

Calling All Rising 5th and 6th Grade Boys!! Rabbi Rosenbaum is learning weekly with rising 5th and 6th grade boys one hour before Mincha in the YISE Social Hall. Bring your hard questions! Refreshments will be served.

Join the YISE Youth Sukkah Hop on Monday, October 11, 4:30 PM – 5:45 PM for kids K – 6th grade. Younger children can attend with parents. Meet in the YISE Lower Lobby by 4:25 PM promptly. Chaperones needed! – Parents or youth group leaders. To volunteer, please contact

Simchas Torah Schmooze and Ice Cream with Rebbetzin Aliza Postelnek for middle school girls on Simchas Torah morning, 10:35 AM – 11:15 AM at The House. See flyer for details.

Simchas Torah Youth Hakafos – Young children are invited to join us for the 6th Hakafa, Simchas Torah morning, Tuesday, October 18, at 10:15 AM. See flyer for details.

COVID-19 Updates

* Any person eligible for a fully FDAapproved COVID-19 vaccine (16 years of age or older), but who chooses to not be vaccinated may attend YISE Minyanim and events with the following guidelines. Unvaccinated individuals must remain masked at all times while in the Shul building, including at Kiddushes and/or other events containing food. Masks may not be removed to eat or drink. Exceptions will be made for private functions being held at the Shul, but that are not Shul sponsored events.

* Anyone with any of the following symptoms should not come to shul: fever of 100.4 degrees or higher, chills, muscle aches, sore throat, severe cough, headache,nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue, congestion or runny nose, or new loss of sense of taste or smell. If you have tested positive for COVID, you should follow the CDC guidelines.

* Masks are now optional for vaccinated adults and for children under 16.

* There are no social distancing requirements in the YISE building.

* The Shul office is still open, but hours may vary.

Let us Daven to Hashem to keep all of us in good health and to return our lives to normal as soon as possible. In protecting each other as we navigate this unfolding situation, may we grow stronger as individuals and as a community.

Sukkos Schedule

Sunday, October 9:

* Light Candles by 6:20

* Mincha: 6:20 (B), 6:20 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Maariv: 6:50 (B)

* Kiddush after: 7:18

Monday, October 10:

* Shacharis: 7:00 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Mincha: 6:20 (B), 6:15 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Maariv: 6:50 (B)

* Light Candles/Kiddush after: 7:17

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* 9:15 Minyan Rabbi Postelnek

* Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur Rabbi Binyamin Sanders

* The Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura will not take place on Monday.

On the second night of Yom Tov (Sukkos and Simchas Torah), items may not be brought from home somewhere else, nor may any other acts of preparations be made for the second night before the posted candle lighting time.

Tuesday, October 11:

* Shacharis: 7:00 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Mincha: 6:20 (B), 6:15 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Yom Tov ends: 7:15

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Postelnek

* 9:15 Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* Shiur after Mincha Rabbi Yosef Kalinsky

* The Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur and the Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura will not take place on Tuesday.

Chol Hamoed – Wednesday/Thursday/Friday, October 12 – 14:

* Shacharis: 6:00 (S), 6:30 (B), 7;35 (S), 8:45 (B), 7:30 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Mincha: 6:20 (B), 6:15 (Sephardi, LBM)

Friday Night, October 14:

* Light Candles by 6:12

* Mincha: 6:15 (B), 6:10 (Sephardi, LBM)

Shabbos, October 15:

* Shacharis: 6:45 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Mincha: 2:30 (B), 6:10 (B), 6:05 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Shabbos ends: 7:10

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur Rabbi Binyamin Sanders

* Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura Rabbi Postelnek

* Shiur after Mincha Rabbi Rosenbaum

Hoshanah Rabbah, Sunday, October 16:

* Shacharis: 6:00 (S), 6:35 (B), 8:45 (B), 7:30 (Sephardi, LBM)

Shemini Atzeres/Simchas Torah


Sunday, October 16:

* Light Candles by 6:09

* Mincha: 6:10 (B), 6:05 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Maariv: 6:40 (B)

* Kiddush after: 7:08

Monday, October 17:

* Shacharis: 7:00 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Yizkor at 8:45 Minyan not before 10:30

* Mincha: 6:10 (B), 6:05 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Maariv: 6:55 (B)

* Hakafos: 7:15 (B)

* Light Candles/Kiddush after: 7:07

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* 8:45 Main Minyan Rabbi Rosenbaum

* 9:15 Minyan Rabbi Postelnek

* Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur Rabbi Binyamin Sanders

* Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura Rabbi Postelnek

* The Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura will not take place on Shemini Atzeres.

Tuesday, October 18:

* Shacharis: 6:45 (B), 8:30 (B), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM) There is no 9:15 Minyan on Simchas Torah.

* Mincha: 6:10 (B), 6:05 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Yom Tov ends: 7:06

Divrei Torah/Shiurim:

* Shiur after Mincha Rabbi Postelnek

* The Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur and the Pre-9:15 Minyan

Chabura will not take place on Simchas Torah.

YISE Programs and Listings

Pre-9:15 Minyan Chabura – A weekly Chabura in the Nesivos Shalom on the Parsha. Delve into the deeper dimensions of the Parsha and Holidays by learning the Nesivos Shalom's weekly insights. Begins at 8:55 AM Shabbos morning.

Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur – Following the Hashkamah Minyan, learning Maseches Sanhedrin, in the Small Beis Medrash.

Thank You! The High Holiday committee would like to thank the following individuals for assisting in the set up or tear down of the Shul for the Yamim Noraim: Josh Chiel, Merav and Miriam Friedman, Reuven Gaisin, Raph Ginsburg, Aharon Goodman, Rabbi Grossman, Rivkah and Yaffa Litwack, Judy and David Marwick, Rafi Moses, Yoni Praff, and Rabbi Shaps,

Simchas Beis HaShoeivah – All are invited to join YISE Young Professionals in the Postelnek backyard and Sukkah with food, music and friends! Thursday, October 13, 8:00 PM at 11600 Fillmore Drive. Enter through the fence gate to the right of the house.

Sukkos Hospitality – The YISE Hospitality Committee is reaching out to the community to facilitate Hachnasat Orchim for meals over Sukkos. HOSTS – Send your name to and let us know which meals you have available. GUESTS – Send an email to and let us know which meals you need so we can try to match you with a host.

Simchas Torah Day Learning for Women – Back by popular demand! Mrs. Sharon Freundel will discuss "Lesser Learned Psukim: The Last Eight Verses of the Torah," and Mrs. Atara Rosenbaum will discuss "With One Heart: Learning to Feel Connected to Every Jew," in the Belonofsky Sanctuary on Simchas Torah morning, Tuesday, October 18, from 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM, sponsored by YISE Women's Learning Initiative.

Watch that Esrog – Any esrogim from Israel, including those obtained through YISE, have the Halachos of Shemittah and may not be disposed of in the normal way. YISE will send out an announcement after Yom Tov with information for dropping Esrogim off at the Shul to be disposed of properly.

Living Shabbos – Join YISE young professionals for a series on the laws of Shabbos with Rabbi Postelnek. Tuesdays, 8:15 PM – 9:00 PM, at the home of David & Tamara Goodman, 11611 Kemp Mill Road. For questions or to join the WhatsApp group contact Rabbi Postelnek at Recordings available at The Shiur will resume after Sukkos, on Tuesday, October 25.

Semichas Chaver Presents: For the Joy of Torah – Wednesday, October 26, 6:30 PM at Congregation Shomrei Emunah in Baltimore, with Hagaon Rav Schachter, Rishon Le'tzion Harav Amar and Israeli singing sensation Bentzi Stein. See flyer for details.

Kristallnacht Commemoration Program – Featuring Ruth Zimbler, presented by YISE and KMS on Sunday, October 30, 7:30 PM on Zoom, Meeting ID: 655 813 1022, Passcode: 365636. See flyer for details.

Bug Checking Seminar – Hands-on presentation with Rabbi Sholom Tendler of the Star-K. Sunday, November 6, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM in the Social Hall and on Zoom A. Open to men and women. Co-sponsored by YISE, KMS, and Ohr HaTorah. For more info, please contact Miriam Friedman at See flyer for details.

Online YISE Cholim List – Go to to add a name to the list. The list is used at the 8:45 Minyan on Monday, Thursday, and Shabbos. For questions about Mi Sheberach guidelines, contact Rabbi Rosenbaum. For other questions contact Seth Katz at

Kiddush Volunteers Needed from ALL Minyanim to help set up and clean up for Kiddushes on Shabbos morning. Times vary. Let us know when you are available. Contact Barbara Price at 301-332-8181.

Helping Hands Across Kemp Mill, a part of YISE's Chesed Committee, provides assistance to families undergoing medical crises. We have a current need and more volunteers are required. For information, please contact: Melanie Karlin, 301-681-740, or Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517,

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

Thank you to the Shiurim Sponsors for this Past Week:

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Kol Nidre Drasha

* Rochelle Dimont, Sahra & Yale Ginsburg & Family; Yocheved & Jonathan Neumann and Family; and Michele Dimont & family in memory of their beloved husband, father, grandfather & great grandfather Harav Avraham Mordechai Ben Harav Shmuel Elchanan's 34th Yahrzeit which took place on the 9th of Tishrei, Erev Yom Kippur.

Rabbi Hyatt's Gemara Shiur

* David Jaray in memory of Rabbi Hyatt, Z"L, and in honor of Rabbi Grauman and all those who attend his Shiur and in memory of parents, Avraham Ben Tzvi HaLevi & Ada Bas Menachem Aryeh, Z"L, and Rabbi Hillel and Mrs. Myrna Klavan, Z"L.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur

* Jean Herskowitz in memory of her father, Chaim Avraham Ben Ephraim Fischel , Z"L.

Rabbi Rosenbaum's Tehillim/Parsha/Halacha Shiur

* Jean Herskowitz in memory of her father, Chaim Avraham Ben Ephraim Fischel, Z"L.

* Debbie Rogal in commemoration of her grandmother, Louise Feldman's, Yahrzeit.

Hashkama Minyan Gemara Shiur

* David Jaray in honor of Rabbi Grossman and all those who attend his shiur.

8:45 Minyan Drasha 2nd Day of Sukkot

* Masha & Seth Katz in memory of Masha's father, Yitzchak Binim Ben Dovid Yehuda, Z"L.

* Judy & Stuart Rosenthal in honor of Rabbi Howard Gorin for his Chesed to us and to so many others in the community, and in honor of Rabbi Yonatan Gorin for the inspiration he provides the community through his speaking, singing and davening.

Happy Birthday! Happy Anniversary!

Looking for a way to celebrate someone's upcoming birthday or anniversary? For an $18 donation, you can include the name (birthday) or names (anniversary) in this section of the Shabbos Shorts. Please send the following information to Sponsor name, birthday or anniversary date, name (birthday) or names (anniversary). The birthday or anniversary will be listed in the Shabbos Shorts based on the date of the event.

Dvar Torah Dedications/Sponsor a Shiur

During this difficult time, we pray to Hashem that the day that we can all come together again in Tefillah and Torah study in good health arrives speedily. Until that point, YISE continues to offer a number of different remote learning options. These options are now available for sponsorship on an individual Shiur or a daily basis.

Sponsoring a Shiur or other Torah learning is a meaningful way to commemorate a Yahrzeit or honor a loved one. Sponsorships are also a great way to celebrate a Simcha or any other milestone, while helping YISE at a time when many of the Shul's other sources of revenue are not available.

1. The following individual Shiurim are available for sponsorship at $18 (per day):

* Daily Morning (Monday through Friday) Tehillim and Parsha Shiur
* Daily Evening (Sunday through Thursday) Tehillim and Halacha Shiur
* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Sunday Morning Mussar Study Group for Women
* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Tuesday or Friday Morning Gemara Shiur for Men
* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Wednesday Morning Nach Shiur
* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Wednesday Night Navi Shiur for Women
* Rabbi Grauman – Rabbi Hyatt's Gemara Shiur, Sunday Morning
* Hashkamah Minyan Gemara Shiur, Shabbos Morning

2. Sponsorship of the Morning and Evening Tehillim and Parsha/Halacha Shiurim together is available for $25.

3. The 8:45 and 9:15 Shabbos Drashas are both available for sponsorship at $54 each.

Please email to sponsor. Thank you for your support.

Weekday Shiurim

Options for in-person and remote learning are listed below. For the latest list and times, go to:

* Rabbi Rosenbaum – Daily – one chapter of Tehillim followed by a 15-minute Shiur on the Parsha. Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM, Zoom A, will resume on Wednesday, October 12.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum – Daily – one chapter of Tehillim, followed by a 15-minute Halacha Shiur. Sunday through Thursday, 7:30 PM (note new time), Zoom A, will resume on Wednesday, October 19.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Mussar Study Group for Women (spiritual self-improvement), Sundays at 9:30 AM, Zoom A, will resume on Sunday, October 23.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur for Men, Tuesdays and Fridays, 6:00 AM, Zoom A, will resume on Friday, October 21.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Nach Shiur, Wednesdays at 11:00 AM, now learning Mishlei, Zoom A, will resume on Wednesday, October 26.

* Rabbi Rosenbaum's Women's Navi Shiur, now learning Sefer Shmuel, Wednesdays at 8:00 PM, Zoom A, will resume on Wednesday, October 19.

* GWCK Sunday Kollel Brunch and Learn for Men – Sunday mornings, 9:30 AM breakfast, 9:45 AM, will resume after Sukkos. Shiurim:

* Illuminating Inquiries in Halacha – Rabbi Yitzchak Mandel

* Judaism 102: Fundamentals for the Experienced Jew – Rabbi Hillel Shaps

* Navigating Navi: Sefer Yehoshua – Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman

* Parsha Perspectives: An Exploration of Engaging Parsha Topics – Rabbi Menachem Winter

* Rabbi Tuvia Grauman – Rabbi Hyatt's Gemara Shiur, Sundays at 10:00 AM, Zoom C, will resume on Sunday, October 23.

* GWCK presents CLAS (Community Learning at Shomrai) – 8:15 PM – 9:15 PM. For more info., contact Rabbi Hillel Shaps, 347-869-9361. All classes will resume after Sukkos.

* For Men:

* Mondays: Rabbi Hillel Shaps – On the Same Page Gemara – Zoom D.

* Wednesdays: Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman – Reading Responsa – Zoom E.

* Thursdays: Rabbi Avraham Sussman – Yesodei Hatorah Gemara Skills Building – Zoom F.

* For Women:

* Mondays: Mrs. Sara Malka Winter.

* SCP (Semichat Chaver Program) – Tuesdays at 8:45 PM. Join the fastest growing Halacha learning program in the world! Now back in person at YISE. Register at New session will start on Tuesday, November 1. See flyer for details.

* Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, Sunday through Friday, 6:35 AM – 7:20 AM, in the Franco Beit Midrash.

* Chavrusa Learning – Monday nights in the Social Hall, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM For more information, contact Rabbi Levy 240-423-8810. Learning will resume after Sukkos.

* The Golden Network Presents: Rabbi Barry Greengart's Shiurim for men & women, Mondays at 9:00 AM, studying Parashas Hashavua, Zoom B, will resume on Monday, October 24.

* Rabbi Yitzchak Scher's Shiur for Men and Women, Tuesdays, 1:30 PM, "Yamim Noraim and the Parsha", inperson in the Small Beis Medrash and on Zoom G, will resume after Sukkos.

* Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Advanced Gemara Shiur for Men, learning Maseches Bava Metzia. Wednesday evenings on Zoom, will resume on Wednesday, October 26.

Connection Details: Go to and enter the meeting ID, or call 301-715-8592 or 929-205-6099 and enter the meeting ID & password:

Zoom A: ID: 416 963 9000, password 492019
Zoom B: ID: 970 1398 4837, password 613
Zoom C: ID: 833 3477 1595, password RabbiHyatt
Zoom D: ID: 349 754 2180, password Learn
Zoom E: ID: 746 455 2195, password Learn
Zoom F: ID: 803 356 4156, password Learn
Zoom G: ID: 713 7408 5130, password 045079

Community Programs & Listings

Condolences to the family of Louis Avrutick on his passing. Shiva was completed before Yom Kippur.

Condolences to Joel Davis on the passing of his sister, Gale Teitelbaum. Shiva was completed before Yom Kippur. Gale's family requests pictures, videos, memories, stories or anecdotes of Bubby be sent to

Kidney Donation Needed – Mr. Gerry Segelman, father of Micah Segelman, is in need of a kidney transplant. If you would consider being a kidney donor, please contact Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz at Renewal for more information at or 718-431-9831 ext 209.

Kemp Mill Toastmasters – Wednesday, October 19, 8:00 PM – 9:15 PM. See what Toastmasters is all about and find out how you can become a more confident communicator. Contact Manasseh Katz at for more info. Zoom meeting ID: 986 546 841, password: 3671

Bikur Cholim of Greater Washington Hope and Healing Gala – Honoring volunteers: Julie Brookler, Ellen Haber, Dr. Marc Levitt and Dr. William (Buddy) Stern. November 13, 10:30 AM at at B'nai Israel Congregation, Rockville, MD 20852. To reserve or place a journal ad, go to For information, please contact

Camp Chaverim Early Bird Registration for 2023 is now open! Lock in your spot today by signing up at

Alshich on the Parsha with Rabbi Levy – Shabbat afternoon between Mincha and Maariv in the Franco Beit Midrash.

Zoom Shiurim with Rabbi Levy – Monday through Friday on Zoom, Meeting ID: 636 563 5989. Alshich – 9:20 AM – 10:15 AM. Gemara Ribit 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM. Hilchot Lashon Hara 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM.

YGW Kollel Zichron Amram Machshava – Probing Jewish Thought Through the Works of Rav Yitzchak Hutner, ZT"L, with Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold, Rosh Kollel, Sundays at 8:00 PM on Zoom, Meeting ID: 825 0731 6850, Passcode: 1216613. For more information, contact Rabbi Moshe Chaim Blate at 404-273-3392.

Dirshu – Please join Dirshu, which began Bava Metzia on December 20. Shiur options at YGW: Monday – Friday, 5:45 AM (R. Reingold) or Monday – Thursday, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM (R. Cortell/R. Werner). About 2.5 Daf covered each week.

TGN Program: Siddur Class – In-Depth Analysis of the Siddur with Mrs. Esther Dziadek, Wednesday mornings, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM, on Zoom B. For more information call 301-732-1773 or email The class will resume on Wednesday, November 30.

Help our Senior Neighbors – What if you had to give up your car keys and depend on someone else to get you where you needed to go? This is happening to more and more of our senior neighbors. Consider volunteering with the Senior Connection to drive seniors to medical appointments, shopping, etc. Training and liability coverage are provided, and you can set your own volunteering schedule. COVID-19 precautions are followed for the health of drivers and riders. Contact, call 301-962-0820 or visit for more info.

Newly married? Growing family? Just need a budget check-up? IZUN is a community resource that provides free and confidential coaching to help you examine your budget and achieve financial stability. Go to or email us at

Daf Yomi Shiur currently meets online weekdays via a WebEx video conference. There is still room for a few more participants. Anyone interested may email Judd Lifschitz at to be added to the invite list. Sunday 8:30 AM, Monday – Thursday 9:00 PM. Shabbos in-person 1-1/2 hours before the main YISE Mincha, at the Yeshiva.

Daily Halacha Program from Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold – Receive one every day in your inbox. Visit and click "Sign Up."

Silver Spring Gemachim – For a complete list:

The Weeks Ahead

Halachic Times: October 9 – 15: Latest Alos Hashachar 5:58 AM, Earliest Talis and Tefilin: 6:26 AM, Latest Netz: 7:18 AM, Latest Krias Shema: 10:03 AM, Earliest Mincha: 1:26 PM, Earliest Shkia: 6:29 PM, Latest Tzeis Hacochavim 7:18 PM

October 16 – 22: Latest Alos Hashachar 6:05 AM, Earliest Talis and Tefilin: 6:32 AM, Latest Netz: 7:25 AM, Latest Krias Shema: 10:06 AM, Earliest Mincha: 1:24 PM, Earliest Shkia: 6:19 PM, Latest Tzeis Hacochavim 7:08 PM

Next Shabbos

October 21 – 22 2022 – 27 Tishrei 5783

Parshas Bereshis/Mevorchim Hachodesh

Friday Night:

* Light Candles by 6:03

* Mincha: 6:05 (B), 6:00 (Sephardi, LBM)

Shabbos Day:

* Shacharis: 7:00 (B), 8:45 (B), 9:15 (S), 8:00 (Sephardi, LBM), 9:15 (Teen, H)

* Mincha: 2:30 (B), 6:00 (B), 5:55 (Sephardi, LBM)

* Shabbos ends/Maariv: 7:00

Next Shabbos Shorts Deadline: Wednesday, October 19 at 12 Noon

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