CONGREGATION KNESETH ISRAEL NEWSCARD 728 Empire Ave., Far Rockaway, NY 11691 Shul: (718) 327-0500 Fax: (718) 327-7415 www.whiteshul.com Eruv: (718) 471-9200 DECEMBER 26, 2008 – 29 KISLEV 5769 PARSHAS MIKETZ - ROSH CHODESH TEIVEIS – SHABBOS CHANUKAH FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26 Early Minchah 12:30 and 3:00 p.m. Kindle Chanukah lights before Shabbos candles, but no earlier than 3:37 p.m., which i s plag ha‟minchah. Be sure to have an amount of oil or a large enough candle that will last at least until 5:54 p.m., which is one-half hour after nightfall. Light Candles 4:16 p.m. Minchah/Kabbalas Shabbos 4:26 p.m. SHABBOS, DECEMBER 27 Shabbos Morning sof zman Krias Shma M.A. 9:01 a.m. GRA 9:37 a.m. ZMANEI HATEFILLAH: Hashkamah Minyan 7:00 a.m. Main Shul Minyan – Hallel with Simcha Sussman 9:00 a.m. Russian Speaking Minyan (Classroom #1) 9:30 a.m. Minchah Gedolah 1:30 p.m. Regular Minchah 4:05 p.m. SHIURIM: Daf Yomi – Rabbi Elozer Kanner 7:30 a.m. Chumash – Rabbi Tuvia Silverstein 8:30 a.m. Halachah – Charles Meisels 9:00 a.m. Mini Chaburah – Rabbi Yussie Lieber after Musaf Sedrah Class for Women – Jessie Fischbein 3:00 p.m. Talmud Shiur (K’suvos) – Rabbi Dr. Yitzhak Berger 3:00 p.m. Talmud Shiur (Megillah) – Rabbi Moshe Fine 3:00 p.m. Seudah Shlishis will be hosted by Debbie & Rabbi Eliezer Horowitz, in memory of his parents Reba & Joshua Horowitz a”h; and by Gila & Eliyahu Lemack, in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son Nachman Yosaif. A table will be reserved for women who would like to attend Seudah Shlishis. To sponsor a Seudah Shlishis, please call Sender Schwartz (718) 327 -6118. MAARIV (one minyan – Main Shul) 5:15 p.m. SHABBOS ENDS 5:25 p.m. On motza‟ei Shabbos, make Havdalah before kindling Chanukah lights. WEEKDAY MINYAN SCHEDULE SHACHARIS Key: MS = Main Shul BM = Beis Medrash LB= Library DR=Daf Room Sun. - Rosh Chodesh 6:15 BM 7:00 LB 8:00 BM 8:45 BM 9:00 MS 9:30 BM Mon. 5:50 LB 6:05 BM 6:55 MS 7:45 BM 8:30 MS 9:00 BM 9:30 MS Tues./Wed./Fri. 5:51 LB 6:00 BM 7:00 BM 7:45 BM 8:30 BM 9:00 LB 9:30 BM Thurs. (New Year’s Day) 6:15 BM 7:00 LB 8:00 BM 8:45 BM 9:00 MS 9:30 BM MINCHAH 4:25 p.m. MAARIV After Minchah, Rabbi Feiner will give a brief shiur based on Kitzur Shulchan Aruch, to be followed by Maariv. SECOND MAARIV: 8:00 P.M. DAF YOMI SCHEDULE Sunday: 8:00 a.m. – Rabbi Kanner 10:15 a.m. – R’ Matt Cohen Monday – Friday: 6:45 a.m. – Rabbi Kanner 10:15 a.m. – R’ Matt Cohen MONDAY, DECEMBER 29 Rabbi Feiner’s Shiur for Women on Megillas Esther. Babysitting available. 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30 Our Daf Yomi will begin Maseches Baba Kama 6:45 a.m. – Rabbi Kanner 10:15 a.m. – R’ Matt Cohen Rabbi Feiner’s Machshavah Shiur in Sifrei Maharal on Chumash and Mo’adim 8:15 p.m. THURSDAY, JANUARY 1 MORNING LEARNING PROGRAM FOR MEN featuring RA BBI HE RSHEL S CHA CHTE R and RABBI EYTAN FE INE R Rabbi Schachter‟ s topic: “AN OVERVIEW OF MASECHES BABA KAMA” Rabbi Feiner‟ s topic: „NEW YEAR‟S DAY AND CHUKOS HAGOY IM” 9:30 a.m. The Mishmar/Kumzitz, for men at the Feiner home, will not be held this week. = = = = = KNESETH ISRAEL NOAR = = = = = FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26: PUPPET S HOW, PIZZA, & SUFGANIYOT (Please see enclosed flyer.) 11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for ages 3-10. Cost: Members $13, non-members $18. SUNDAY, DEC. 29: Youth Groups will not meet. N‟DIV YOM PROGRAM The Shul’s shiurim have been sponsored by: Rabbi Betzalel Shindler, in appreciation of R’Matt Cohen and all those who make it possible for him to attend the Daf Yomi shiur. Dec. 27 - 30 Kislev Gershona Maden, in memory of her sister Marion Ziegelbaum a”h Dec. 28 - 1 Teiveis Linda Storch & Ronnie Schlossberg, in memory of their grandfather Morris Trenk a”h Dec. 29 - 2 Teiveis Louis & Lenny Kramer, in memory of his father Harold Kramer a”h Dec. 31 - 4 Teiveis Doris & Morty Sklarin, in memory of his mother Dena Sklarin a”h Dec. 31 - 4 Teiveis Charlotte & Rabbi Amos Bunim, in memory of his father Irving M. Bunim a”h Jan.. 2 - 6 Teiveis Beverly & Dr. Richard Berry, in memory of his grandmot her E va Lichtenstein a”h You may be a N‟div Yom and sponsor a day‟ s learning in honor of a special occasion or in memory of a loved one for $36. Please call the Shul Office at (718) 327-0500 ext. 10. WE REQUEST AT LEAST A WEEK‟S NOTICE. ……………………………………………………………………….................................................................................................... We would like to express our thanks to the entire kehillah for the tremendous outpouring of warmth and support during A viva’s recent illness. We hope that, as a kehillah, we will share only simchas in the future. Rabbi Eytan and A viva Feiner Mazel Tov to: BIRTHS Shoshana & A vi Vann on the birth of a son; to the grandparents Kayla & Ari Levovitz, and Risha & Harold Vann; and to the great-grandparents Sara & Chaim Snyder, and Honey Levovitz. Sonya & Ronald Krigsman on the birft h of a great-granddaughter; to the parents Hadassah & Ahron Oberlander; to the grandparents Sorala & Rabbi Saadia Krigsman, and Susan & Heshy Oberlander; and to the great-grandparents Ruth & Rabbi Chaim Follman, and Bubby Oberlander. Harriet & Rabbi Lloyd Keilson on the birth of a granddaughter; to the parents Ilana & A vi Keilson; to the maternal grandparents Malkie & Steve Cove, and Norbie Wart elsky; and to the great-grandmothers Ann Bodner and Rivchu Gruenberger. Bobbee & Dr. Leonard Feiner on the birth of a granddaughter; to the parents Romema & Yoni Feiner; to the maternal grandparents Karen & Stan Fireman; and to the great-grandparents Joseph Russak, and Edith & Philip Fireman. Shirley & Rabbi Joseph Chait on the birth of twin great-grand-daught ers; to the parents Yael & Chaim Greenwald; to the grandparents Beaty & Aaron Chait, and Susan & Ernest Greenwald; and to the great-grandparents Vera Strauss, Lily Greenwald, and Mr. & Mrs. Paul Tobias. Layah & Shloimy Pretter on the birth of a grandson; to the parents Yaffa & Yitzy Pretter; to the maternal g ra nd pa re nt s Ruc h ama & B e n Zi on Weinberg; and to the great-grandparents Debbie & Rabbi Hershel Slansky, Rabbi Shlomo Botnick, and Tova & Rabbi Moshe Weinberg. ENGAGEME NTS Mimi & David Samuels on the engagement of their daughter Aliza to Aaron Loeb, son of Blumie & Jan Loeb; to the grandparents Helen & Andy Yurowitz, Rozi & Moish Samuels, Rhoda & Rabbi Yaakov P ollack, and Sony a & Eric Loeb; nd to the great-grandfather Moshe Dovid David. Florence & Sam Cooper on the engagement of their granddaughter Liba Steinberg, daughter of Mark Steinberg and the late Elyce Steinberg, to Eli Cohen, son of Sarah & Reuben Cohen.