SHMA – March 2024

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MARCH 2024 | 21 ADAR I – 21 ADAR II 5784

SHMA

YOUNG ISRAEL SHOMRAI EMUNAH

SHOMRAI MONTHLY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Shul Announcements

Tehillim Insights WhatsApp Group – Deepen your connection to Tehillim with short, meaningful messages from Rabbi Rosenbaum and Rabbi Postelnek. One Perek a day! Recordings and signup link at: https://wp.yise.org/tehillim see flyer

Welcoming Committee! If you would like to welcome a new person or family to your Shabbos table and the YISE community, email welcome@yise.org with the subject "happy to welcome" and we will contact you for details.

Mazal Tov on the Birth of Your Son or Daughter! YISE can help organize meals. Contact Miriam Levson at 901-481-7133 or miriamlevson@gmail.com or Rose Blynn at 410-522-8624 or rab411@gmail.com Send details to announce@yise.org

Happy Birthday! Happy Anniversary! Want to celebrate a birthday or anniversary? Email office@yise.org for details.

Online YISE Cholim List – Go to https://wp.yise.org/cholim 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 sethkatz@yise.org

Helping Hands Across Kemp Mill, a part of YISE's Chesed Committee, provides assistance to families undergoing medical crises. If you do not have a Helping Hands account, or if you have any questions, please contact: Melanie Karlin, 301-681-4740, mskarlin@gmail.com or Miriam Friedman, 301-754-1517, mfriedman2@yahoo.com

Shiurim from Rabbi Gedaliah Anemer, ZT"L, are available at https://audio.yise.org

Upcoming Community Programs & Listings

The Golden Network Lunch and Learn – "How can your primary care physician help keep you healthy?", with Dr. Paul Silver, Wednesday, March 13, 11:45 AM at KMS, followed by a musical presentation by Dr. Stuart Goldman. RSVP by 3/10: director@goldennetwork.org.

Ko-Ach Boys Baseball – (grades K-6th) starts March 31st! Ko-Ach Baseball takes place on Sundays at White Oak Middle School March 31 -June 9. Register: https://hoopeducation.com/ko-ach/

Kemp Mill Toastmasters – Wednesday nights, 8:00 PM – 9:15 PM. March 6, 20 in person in YISE Social Hall. March 13, 27 on Zoom, Meeting ID: 986 546 841,Passcode: 3671. See what Toastmasters is all about and find out how you can become a more confident communicator. Contact Manasseh Katz at vpe@kempmilltoastmasters.com for more info.

Yad Yehuda Matanot L'Evyonim – Donations are being collected between now and 5:00 pm Purim day. Donating appoints Yad Yehuda as your shaliach (representative) to fulfill the mitzvah of Matanot L'evyonim on your behalf. 100% of the money collected will be distributed to local individuals and families in serious financial distress. To donate, please visit https://yadyehuda.org/matonot-levyonim. Yad Yehuda of Greater Washington is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.

Gently Used Hat Sale – Drop off hats/tichels/headbands/etc at Peninah Gershman's house (934 Clintwood Drive) by Tuesday, March 5. Sale at KMS on Sunday, March 10, 10 AM – 4 PM and 7 PM – 9 PM. All proceeds will be donated to local organizations.A

Yad Yehuda Purim Cards for Sale – Only $2/each! Support Yad Yehuda in its mission to provide food and financial security to the Greater Washington Jewish community by purchasing Purim cards. Available online: http://yadyehuda.org/ecards. (Please note e-cards will be sent immediately after you complete your order.) Printed Purim cards can be purchased by contacting Debbie Katz, dkatz@yadyehuda.org.

Genizah Drop-Off Day – Sunday, March 31, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM at Garden of Remembrance Memorial Park, 14321 Comus Road, Clarksburg, MD 20871. Please bring only actual Shaimos items. For more information, call 301-428-3000 or email info@gardenofremembrance.org

Recurring Community Programs and Listings

Friday Night Learning – As a Zechus for Acheinu Kol Beis Yisroel, there will be a 30 minute learning Seder in the Yeshiva following Maariv on Leil Shabbos, Friday nights. All the Bnei HaYeshiva and men of the community are encouraged to attend. No matter where you daven, come to the Yeshiva Beis Medrash after Maariv and increase the merits of Klal Yisroel.

Join the Buddy Network – Do you live alone and want a buddy? Do you want to volunteer to be a buddy? Have a buddy check in during extreme weather or power outages. Make sure you have the basic necessities when you can't get out. Register at https://goldennetwork.org/buddynetwork For more info. call 301-732-1773 or email director@goldennetwork.org

Rays of Wisdom – Life Lessons From Pirkei Avos – Greater Washington Community Kollel invites women of the community to a weekday morning text-based Chaburah led by Mrs. Channah Cohen. Mondays at 9:30am at the home of Michelle Penn 816 Lamberton Dr.. For more information, email channahandjeff@gmail.com or call 773-219-5397.

Zoom Shiurim with Rabbi Levy – Monday through Friday on Zoom, Meeting ID: 636 563 5989. Alshich – 9:20 AM – 10:30 AM. Gemara Ribit 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM. Hilchot Lashon Hara 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Sunday Alshich 11:45 AM – 12:45 PM.

TGN Program: Siddur Class – In-Depth Analysis of the Siddur with Mrs. Esther Dziadek, Wednesday mornings, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, on Zoom B. For more information, call 301-732-1773 or email director@goldennetwork.org

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 mblate@yeshiva.edu

Dirshu – Join Kollel Dirshu of Silver Spring, now studying Maseches Bava Basra, at YGW. Daily morning shiur by Rabbi Eli Reingold at 5:45 AM and evening shiur by Ranon Cortell and Pinchas Werner at 9:00 PM. Chavrusas also available during these times. For more info. and to join our program, contact Hirsh Komarow 301-633-6262 or komarowh@gmail.com

Women's Weekly Unity Gathering. Tehillim, divrei chizuk, and learning at the KMS Beit Midrash, Sundays, 8:00-9:15 PM Women all around the Silver Spring community (and beyond) are called together to unite in Torah learning and tefillah. Every week, we will recite Tehillim and then a fabulous community leader will give us words of chizuk. Afterwards, everyone is invited to learn on their own or in a group. Open to girls and women of all ages. Contact Rachel Tor at rachelctor@gmail.com for more information.

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 https://getizun.org or email us at barbara@getizun.org

Daf Yomi Shiur currently meets at the YGW Boys' Campus. Weekdays also online via a WebEx video conference. Sunday 8:30 AM, Monday – Thursday 8:45 PM. Shabbos, 7:30 AM. Contact Judd Lifschitz at lifschitz@slslaw.com for more info.

Daily Halacha Program from Rabbi Eliyahu Reingold Receive one every day in your inbox. Sign up at dvarhalacha.com.

Silver Spring Gemachim – For a complete list: www.gemachexchange.com

APRIL DEADLINE: MONDAY, MARCH 25, NOON

SUBMIT ITEMS FOR THE SHMA TO: ANNOUNCE@YISE.ORG

Sundays

7:35 AM – 8:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

9:30 AM – GWCK Sunday Kollel Brunch & Learn Four great Shiurim to choose from, in the Social Hall

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's Mussar Study Group for Women (spiritual self-improvement), on Zoom A

10:00 AM – Rabbi Tuvia Grauman – Rabbi Hyatt's Gemara Shiur, on Zoom C

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A

Mondays

6:35 AM – 7:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

8:45 AM – The Golden Network Presents: Rabbi Barry Greengart's Shiur for men & women studying Parashas Hashavua, on Zoom B

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's one chapter of Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Parsha, on Zoom A

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A

8:00 – 9:00 PM Chavrusa Learning, in the Social Hall. For more info contact Rabbi Levy at 240-423-8810

8:45 PM SCP (Semichas Chaver Program) for more information contact Rabbi Hillel Shaps: hshaps@gwckollel.org

Tuesdays

5:55 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur for Men, on Zoom A

6:35 AM – 7:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's one chapter of Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Parsha, on Zoom A

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A

1:30 PM – Rabbi Yitzchak Scher's Shiur for Men and Women "Profits from the Prophets" now studying Sefer Yehoshua, inperson, in the Small Beis Medrash and on Zoom G

8:15 PM – 9:15 PM – CLAS Mrs. Sara Malka Winter "Visions of the Prophets, Lessons & Insights from the Weekly Haftorah" for Women, on Zoom D

Wednesdays

6:35 AM – 7:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

9:00 AM – The Golden Network Presents: Mrs. EstherDziadek's Siddur Class, on Zoom B

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's one chapter of Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Parsha, on Zoom A

11:00 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's Nach Shiur, now learning Sefer Iyov, on Zoom A

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A

8:00 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's Women's Navi Shiur, now learning Sefer Melachim, on Zoom A

8:15 PM – 9:15 PM – CLAS Rabbi Yitzhak Grossman – Reading Responsa for Men, on Zoom E

8:30 PM – Rabbi Moshe Arzouan's Advanced Gemara Shiur for Men, learning the third Perek of Maseches Bava Basrah, in the Social Hall and on Zoom H

Thursdays

6:35 AM – 7:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's one chapter of Tehillimfollowed by a 15-min Shiur on the Parsha, on Zoom A

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A

8:15 PM – 9:15 PM – CLAS Rabbi Avraham Sussman Yesodei Hatorah Gemara Skills Building for Men, on Zoom F

8:15 PM – 9:15 PM – CLAS Rabbi Hillel Shaps On the Same Page Gemara for Men, in the Social Hall

Fridays

5:55 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's Gemara Shiur for Men, onZoom A

6:35 AM – 7:22 AM – Rabbi Yehoshua Levy's Gemara Shiur, Masechet Chulin, in the Franco Beit Midrash

9:30 AM – Rabbi Rosenbaum's one chapter of Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Parsha, on Zoom A

12:30 PM – Rabbi Rosenbaum Tehillim followed by a 15-min Shiur on the Sefer Mesilas Yesharim as a merit for Israel, on Zoom A