Parshas Noach: October 8-9, 2010

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Shabbos, October 8-9, 2010

Parshas Noach/Rosh Chodesh 1 MarCheshvan 5771

Light Candles 6:22pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 6:25pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 6:25pm

Rabbi Rosenbaum will speak at the 8AM and 8:45AM Minyanim this Shabbos.

The Hashkamah/Nusach Sefard Kiddush is sponsored by Margie & Michael Hourwitz to commemorate the 11th yarhzeit of Mrs. Ida Hyatt, z"l, the 2nd yahrzeit of Rabbi Julius Hyatt, z"l, and the 7th yahrzeit of Michael`s mother, Florence Rogoff Hourwitz (Fayge bas Avraham Mayer), z"l.

The 8 AM Kiddush is co-sponsored by Ann & Harold Kahana on their son David`s aufruf & forthcoming marriage and co-sponsored by Helene & Mel Zeltser to give thanks to Hashem for hearing many tefilos sent by our many good friends & for acknowledging special birthdays & the yahrzeit of Ann Zeltser.

The 8:45AM Main Minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Caroline & Eric Namrow in honor of the BarMitzvah of their son Jacob.

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 6:05pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 6:20pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 6:20pm

Shabbos Ends 7:19pm


Caroline & Eric Namrow on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Jacob. Mazal Tov also to grandparents Lesley & Stephen Waldenberg from Leeds, UK and Phyllis Namrow & Stanley Schwartz of Bethesda, as well as Jacob`s siblings Zev, Dalya, Chana, and Yossi.

Ann & Harold Kahana on the aufruf & forthcoming marriage of their son David. Mazal Tov also to his siblings Adina Karpoff and Rachael Finaberg and to the kallah, Naama Cohen, daughter of Tzippy & Teddy Cohen, of Staten Island, who are visiting with us this Shabbos, with her siblings Gabi and Rafi Cohen.

Sabine & Chaim Himmelfarb on the engagement of their son, Elie, to Ronit Stern, daughter of Cheryl & Larry Stern of Kemp Mill.


Yitz Kasdan on the passing of his sister, Fay Kaminetzky. The funeral was held Sunday in New York. Yitz observed Shiva through Friday afternoon.

On Friday evening at YISE Arcola, immediately following Maariv, Mr. Barry Spielman will speak in the Belonofsky Sanctuary. He will speak for about 10 – 15 minutes on the topic of "A Successful Aliyah." Barry is the Jewish Agency`s new Head of the Aliyah Delegation to North America. Barry grew up in New York and made Aliyah in 1988. He is a former career officer in the IDF Spokesman`s office and a Lt. Col. in the IDF reserves. He has spent the last 12 years as a Marketing Director in several of Israel`s top high-tech companies.


The Youth Minyan will start at 9:15am in the small side of the Social Hall.

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); 2-5yr 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 this Shabbos 1 hour before Mincha.

The YISE Youth Department would like to thank the many sponsors and volunteers that helped made our Simchas Torah program so special. We appreciate all of your generosity and dedication. Special thanks goes to Dr. Edwin Zaghi, DDS for providing all of the candy and to Dr. Stuart Cohen for providing the glow sticks.


Beis Medrash Zichron Gedaliah Community Tuesday Night Learning for Men – in the YISE small Social Hall. Learning 8-9pm, followed by Maariv and light refreshments. Five shiurim & chavrusas. Contact Rabbi Eli Reingold, 301-996-5910, or R` Moshe Haim Blate, 404-273-3392 for details.

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

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan`s Wednesday evening Advanced Men`s Gemara shiur, previously taught by Rabbi Anemer, z"l, meets at 8pm at University Blvd.

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 in conjuction with YISE Adult Education Committee presents Linas Hatzedek, a program dedicated to elucidating the laws of interpersonal conduct. Now studying Onaas Devarim, the prohibition of causing emotional distress. Sunday mornings at YISE beginning October 17, Shacharis at 8:45am, chavrusah style learning with a Kollel Rabbi from 9:30 – 10:15am. Introductory lecture on October 17 by Rabbi Rosenbaum at 9:30am.


R` Pinchas Werner – 8:15am Shiur in the youth room behind the balcony. Topic will be: "Holier Than Thou? Mitzvos Given to Jews and Non-Jews." All are welcome.

Rabbi David Hyatt – Gemara Shiur after Hashkamah Minyan.

Rabbi Moshe Arzouan – Shiur after Sephardi Musaf.

Rabbi William Millen – Gemara Shiur, Mesechet Chagigah, 1 hour before Mincha.

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

Rabbi Amram Hes – Parsha shiur will meet this week 1/2 hour before Mincha.

Rabbi Rosenbaum- Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at Arcola.

Rabbi Barry Greengart – Shiur between Mincha & Maariv at University Blvd.

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


Thank you, succah builders! YISE would like to publicly acknowledge and thank the volunteers who assembled the University Blvd. Shul`s succah: Paul Berner, Mordechai & Yaakov Cohen, Harry Felsen, David Finkelstein, Mark Friedman, Melvin Sassoon, and Ira Zimmerman.

Rosh Hashana Chesed Pledges. Over 100 individuals made pledges as a result of the Rosh Hashana Chesed Appeal that requested support for six community activities: hospitality, Bikur Cholim, Chevra Kadisha, shiva minyanim, the University Boulevard mincha/maariv minyan, and the Kemp Mill JobAssist effort. If you have offered to help, expect to be contacted by phone, over the next few weeks, by coordinators and given more information about opportunities to help. If you are interested, but haven`t yet handed in a card or otherwise volunteered, contact Max Rudmann,


Women`s Daytime Tehillim Group – 2pm-3pm, Tuesdays. For information contact Arleeta Lerner, 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, 4:30pm. All women are welcome!

Women`s Tehillim for Shidduchim group will meet at SEHC at 7:00 pm. on Sunday evenings. All women are invited to attend.

The Greater Washington Community Kollel resumes with its Fall Semester Sunday Oct. 10. Discover our exciting classes and chavrusa opportunities. New programs include: Mishna Enrichment for 5-6 boys on Mondays 7:45 – 8:30pm; Philosophy of Mitzvohs 7-9 boys on Tuesdays 8:15 – 9:00pm; Megilla Gems with Mrs. Sara Malka Winter will begin Oct. 12 on Tuesday at 8:00pm. Located at 10900 Lockwood Dr. For more info contact Rabbi Menachem Winter 301-213- 6504 or

Have your Mezuzos checked now in accordance with Jewish custom, twice in seven years. The cost is 8 dollars per Mezuza check. Call to schedule an appointment. Leave a message for Rabbi Levy at 240-423-8810, or

Saving for and Spending in Retirement. Bikur Cholim`s Eldercare Project`s next session, on Sun, Oct. 17, 9:30-11:30 am, at KMS, will feature Steven Goldberg on financial planning, investments (including pensions, 401(k)s, IRAs, annuities), asset allocation, and software programs for preserving your nest egg. Reverse mortgages will also be discussed.

Tomchei Shabbos. Do you know individuals or families who can`t afford to buy food for Shabbos or Yom Tov? The Yehuda Mond Foundation will arrange local food deliveries in a confidential manner. Please contact Rabbi Moshe Arzouan if you know anyone who could benefit from this service. For more information on the Foundation, and how to provide muchneeded tax-deductible support to this project, visit

Helpline for addictions. Do you or someone you love, have a problem with any type of addiction? If so call 866-zehayom for confidential help geared towards the frum community. For more information go to, which is sponsored by the Yehuda Mond Foundation. Gemachs. Visit to find out about area gemachs, where you can donate or borrow items, ranging from bicycles and children equipment to simcha clothes.

Lunch and Learn is now celebrating over a year of classes. Come join us every Tuesday for a class/discussion with Rabbi Yitzchak Scher at Goldberg`s Bagels (Rockville), every Tuesday 1:30-2:15. Topics vary but are always interesting!

The Mesorah Women`s Learning Institute brings in the Rachel Imeinu Yahrzeit Video (worldwide event) featuring inspiring shiurim by Rebbitzen Tziporah Heller and Rebbitzen Tehila Jaegar (for women only). "Connecting to the Secret of Rachel Imeinu`s Voice: Elevating the Unique Gift of Women" with a special message from Sara Yoheved Rigler. On Sunday, October 17 at 8pm at SEHC, Donation $10. All proceeds go to the poor and needy of Eretz Israel. For more information call Sorah Rivkah Goodman 301-681-6347.


Please remember the Shul rents parking spaces from Parkland Pool, behind the Shul building. Members should not park in the Shopping Center lot unless shopping there. Also, please be careful when crossing the street to the Shul. Traffic in and out of the Shopping Center, both on Lamberton and Arcola, can be heavy at times. Proceed with caution! Finally, when parking in the Pool lot behind the Shul, do not block in the large moving vans parked there. They rent that space and can have your car towed away if you block them in.


Shabbos, Oct. 16 – Bar Mitzvah of Shlomo Zavel Kugler, 8:45 Minyan

Monday, Oct. 18 – Man with the Truck, 5:30 to 8:30 pm

Monday, Oct. 18 – Becker Disposables, 4:30 to 8:00 pm

Davening Times Week of October 10 – 16, 2010

MORNING SERVICES (Oct. 10 – Oct. 16)

Univ. Arcola Sephardi (korbanot)

Sunday 8:00am 6:30/7:30/8:45am 7:30am "

Monday/Thursday 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

AFTERNOON SERVICES Mincha-Maariv (Oct. 10 – Oct. 14)

Arcola/University Sunday – Thursday 6:20pm

HALACHIC TIMES (Oct. 10 – Oct. 16)

Talis & Tefillin 6:26am

Krias Sh`ma 10:03am

Mincha (Earliest) 1:25pm

Next Shabbos, October 15-16, 2010

Parshas Lech Lecha 8 MarCheshvan 5771

Light Candles 6:11pm

Friday Mincha – Arcola & University 6:15pm

Friday Mincha – Sephardi & Nusach Sefard 6:15pm

Early Shabbos Mincha – Arcola 2:30pm

Shabbos Mincha – Sephardi 5:55pm

Shabbos Mincha – Arcola & University 6:10pm

Shabbos Mincha – Nusach Sefard 6:10pm

Shabbos Ends 7:09pm

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If you see children in the downstairs lobby, bouncing balls and knocking ceiling tiles out of the grid overhead – even if it is not your child – please tell them to stop! (This actually happened and the adults did nothing.)