Yomi: 6:55am and 3:00pm
Teen Minyan: 8:45am (MP1)
Main Minyan: 9:00am
Sof Z'man Kriat Sh'ma: 9:34am
Rav Mordechai Friedman Chanukah Shiur: 4:20pm
Women's Tehillim: 4:20pm (Conference Room)
Shabbat Ends: 5:19pm
Daily Davening Schedule
& Tue (Rosh Chodesh I & II) & Wed: 6:18*/7:00/7:30/8:00am
(National Holiday): 6:20/7:30/8:30/9:00am**
Maariv (Mon-Thu): 9:00pm
Special Chanukah start time;
earliest z'man for talit/tefillin
Please note, the Schlussel family
simcha will be celebrated at the
Schedule of Classes
Minchat Chinuch, R. Reuven Fink
Talmud, R. Abish Zelishovsky of Bais Medrash Gavoha of Lakewood
Women's Tehillim Group at the home of Anne Wasserman
Talmud Taanit, R. Reuven Fink
Daily Daf Yomi Shiurim
5:30am & 8:00pm
5:30am & 8:00pm
5:30am & 8:00pm
5:30am & after 9:00pm Maariv
6:55am and 1 hour before Mincha
New Members to YINR! Women's League's Hospitality Committee plays
an important role in helping to ensure that newcomers to our community
feel welcome and have a smooth transition.
Please email the shul
Hospitality Committee if you:
need a Shabbat or Yom Tov
would like to host new
members for a Shabbat
have any ideas as to how we
better serve guests and
know of new families who
are visiting the
NewRoShul Yahoo Group is a mailing list serving Jewish families in the
New Rochelle vicinity. Topics of discussion involve childcare, service
providers (electricians, gardeners, plumbers, doctors, etc.), items for
sale/to give away, and much more. Men and women welcome.
Please click here to join.
If you have any questions, please contact Tamar
Shabbat Youth Program
Teen Minyan - Grades 7-12 (MP1)
Babysitting - Nursery-Kindergarten (MP3/4)
Junior Congregation - Grades 1-4 (MP2)
5th and 6th Grade Davening Groups (MP5/6)
Boys - MP1
Girls - MP2
Boys - MP 5/6
Girls - MP1
Boys - MP7
Girls - Social Hall
This Sunday! 12/21/2014
Celebrate The Bat Mitzvah
at Hoops4Camp featuring
NY Knicks Legend
Kids carnival with
face painters, inflatables
& great good
All proceeds go to
Camp Simcha. To
sign up to shoot or make a donation, please go to www.hoops4camp.com
Helping families provide
their children with strong emotional, social and physical foundations
through a range of unique classes for over 20 years!
beginning at YINR in February for children
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Mazal Tov to Laurie Bilger and Eli Epstein on the birth
of a granddaughter, Ilana Orly, born to their children Dannie and
Josh Grajower of Boca Raton.
Mazal Tov to Rabbi Mat Hoffman who is being honored as a
Partner of the Year by Partners in Torah at their dinner on Saturday,
December 27 in Stamford. Please see below for information on
the dinner and the preceding Shabbaton.
Mazal Tov to Myra and Alon Mogilner on the birth of a
granddaughter, born to their children Shoshana and Yehuda Fein.
To send a tribute card from YINR in honor of these
smachot, or any other reason, please click here.
Kiddush after the Hashkama Minyan is sponsored by YINR.
Kiddush after the Main Minyan is sponsored by the
Tuchman family in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Louis and by
the Hartman family in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter,
Thank you to the following families for sponsoring this
week's Tomchei Shabbos:
Devorah and Melvyn Bleiberg in commemoration of the
yahrzeit of Devorah's father, Avraham Moshe Mais
Ruth and Shlomo Shinnar in commemoration of the yahrzeit
of Shlomo's mother, Miryam Shinnar
Sharon and George Sokolowski in commemoration of the
yahrzeit of George's father, Saul Sokolowski
We extend condolences to Margery Friedman on the passing
of her beloved brother, Dr. Edward J. Resnick. Shiva will be
observed at the home of Margery Friedman, 1273 North Avenue, Entrance
2, Apt. 4D until Monday morning, December 22 as follows:
Thursday: until 10:00pm
Friday: 10:00am to 1:00pm
Saturday night: until 10:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am to 10:00pm
To send a tribute card from YINR in memory of Dr. Edward
J. Resnick, please click here.
Panoply 12-13-14 was
an incredible success! More than 320 players of all ages came
together as a community to participate in this exciting event.
Congratulations to captains Serena and Jon Peiper and Table 31
for winning this fun, but challenging, competition.
Thank you to the chairmen and trivia creative team of
Gary Berger and Alan Genachowski and the event co-chair Ayala Helft
and her committee for their many months of hard work. Thanks to
all of the adult and youth volunteers who made the night run so
smoothly and, of course, to our many sponsors. We could not
have done it without any of you!
Please click here to view
photos by Michael Turek and Stan Weiss.
There will be a 3:00pm Mincha on Friday in order to
permit people to daven Mincha prior to lighting the Chanukah candles.
This Shabbat, December 20, YINR's growing Sephardic contingent will
host a Sephardic minyan. Members familiar with the traditions
of Edot Hamizrach are encouraged to attend with family members to
reconnect to their heritage and make this an authentic Sephardic
experience. Tefilla will be in the Beit Midrash following the
Hashkama Minyan (approximately 9:45am), followed by kiddush.
Attendees should anticipate the tefilla ending well after the
Main Minyan. For more information, please contact Gerald Cohen.
Rav Mordechai Friedman of Yeshivat Har Etzion (Gush)
will be visiting YINR this Shabbat. He will be delivering a
special Chanukah shiur on Shabbat afternoon immediately following
Thank you to Rebbetzin Abby Fink, Eliana Poleyeff and
Lisa Bernstein for a meaningful and inspiring Bat Mitzvah class and
project. Thank you to the 6th grade girls for your enthusiasm
and participation in this event.
Thank you to Jenny and Seth Sokol for hosting last
Shabbat's Oneg with Chazzan Shim Craimer. Thank you to the
sponsors of Shim's visit: Lisa and Joey Bernstein, Tamar and
Yehudah Buchweitz, Adina and Lawrence Burian, Tamar and Jonathan
Croog, Shifra and Perry Garber, Ellie and Elly Goldenberg, Halana and
Alan Greenberg, Gila and Richard Katz, Aliza and Steven Major, Nina
and Moishe Roisman, Susan and Joel Rosh, Jill and Bruce Schanzer,
Simone and Mark Semer, Reva and Ilan Slasky, Nomi and Ben
Smilchensky, Shlomit and Arnon Storfer and Lynette and Jonathan
Chavruta Partners. YINR is seeking individuals who are able to be a
chavruta (study companion) for seniors in our community seeking to
spend time in Torah/Talmud study. These can be 45 minute sessions.
Please contact Rabbi Fink or Eli Epstein for more information.
Mikvah of New Rochelle. The Mikvah of New Rochelle is pleased to
begin its seventh year of annual membership enrollment (December 1,
2014 through November 30, 2015). Fees are as follows:
Membership $275, Non-Members $25 per use. Membership forms are
available at the Mikvah and in the shul office. Please contact Diane Lent if you have any questions. To
pay online please click here and
under "Other Donation," specify Mikvah.
A black down Columbia jacket with "Krasner"
written on the label was mistakenly taken from the coat room last
Shabbat. Please return it to the coat room.
Please note that Ruach will not meet on December 24 and 31, and will
resume on Wednesday, January 7, 2015. If you would like to
sponsor Ruach in honor or in memory of someone, please contact Vera Koppel.
Women's Initiative for Jewish Studies. WIJS is pleased to announce its next program on
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 7:45pm. Dr. Eve Krakowski, the
Rabin Postdoctoral Fellow in the Institute for Israel and Jewish
Studies at Columbia University, will speak on the topic "Women
and the Bet Din in Cairo Geniza Documents." Please save
the dates of Tuesday, February 10, Tuesday, March 17 and Tuesday, May
12 for upcoming WIJS events. We invite both women and men to
join us for these exceptional scholarly presentations.
Up the Night with YINR Women's League! Join
us for an 8th candle celebration on Tuesday,
December 23, from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. We are planning an evening
of fun for adults and children alike - entertainment, a light dinner,
music and more! $10 per individual when registering in advance,
$15 per individual at the door, $25 per family in advance, $36 per
family at the door, sponsor admission: $100 per family.
Registration extended to Sunday, December 21. To register,
please click here.
Save the Date.
Women's League Cooking Demonstration with Dini Klein of Dini
Delivers will take place on Tuesday, January 20.
Battle of the
Groups. All 1st-6th
grade boys and girls are invited to join the annual Chanukah
"Battle of the Groups," which will take place tonight,
Thursday, December 18 from 6:30-8:30pm. Please join us for
an unforgettable Chanukah experience.
Oneg for High
School students. The
first high school oneg for 9th and 10th grade boys and girls will
take place on Friday night, December 19th at 7:30pm at Eliana and
Marc Poleyeff's apartment, 1250 North Avenue, Apt. G03. Eliana
and Marc look forward to welcoming you into their home.
Parent and Tot
Chanukah Shabbat Program.
This week, Mickey Nyer will be leading a special Chanukah
Parent and Tot Shabbat program in the Social Hall for children under
3 years old with their parents. The program will run from
10:30am to 11:30am.
Tot Shabbat Friday
A Tot Shabbat Friday night dinner will be take place on Friday night,
January 2 at 5:45pm. Parents and children are invited to the Social
Hall for dinner with singing, Divrei Torah and great company.
The dinner is geared towards children ages 3 to 1st grade.
The cost for the dinner is $20 per adult and $16 per child.
Please RSVP to YINRYouth@gmail.com.
Aleph Bet Preschool Event. Aleph Bet Preschool at 1228 North Avenue invites
families to a Frozen Chanukah Wonderland on Sunday, December 21 from
2:00 to 4:00pm. Watch a 5 foot menorah being carved out of a
block of ice, meet Olaf in person, and join in fun Frozen-themed
Chanukah activities for all ages.
JRE's Westchester Night Kollel. JRE presents Rabbi Mordechai Finkelman on Wednesday,
December 24. The topic is "Chanukah Lights That Last The
Whole Year." There will be a light buffet at 8:00pm
followed by the lecture at 8:30pm. The event will take place at
the JRE, 1495 Weaver Street (2nd Floor). For more information,
email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 917-757-6300.
Partners in Torah Shabbaton. Rabbi Israel Meir Lau is the keynote speaker at
the PIT Shabbaton, which will be followed by an awards dinner.
Rabbi Mat and Brachie will speak at the Shabbaton on "Making
Bad Marriages Good and Good Marriages Better." For
information on attending the Shabbaton (December 26-28), the dinner
or placing an ad, please contact Partners in Torah at 973-221-3650,
WTA Winter Camp. WTA is hosting a Winter Camp during the week of December
29 through January 2. The camp will be held from 8:30am to
3:00pm. The cost of the camp is: $250 for 3 days, $335 for 4
days and $375 for 5 days. Camp Netzach will offer children ages
4-8 fun-packed days with warmth and friendship in a nurturing
environment. Campers will enjoy a variety of indoor activities
including sports, gymnastics, art, daily learning, baking, music and
dance. For registration or inquiries, please call 914-712-6497
TABC Annual Dinner. Torah Academy of Bergen County's 32nd Annual Dinner will
be held on January 4, 2015. Reservations and donations can be made at
Empowering Students. Students and Parents against Anti-Semitism on
Campus will sponsor an event on Monday, January 5, 2015 from 6:30pm
to 8:30pm at the Mid-Westchester JCC of Scarsdale. Practical tools
and resources for standing up to anti-semitism
on college campuses will be provided. To register, please click
here. Come and connect with other
students and share experiences. Kosher dinner will be provided.
SAR's 46th Anniversary Dinner will be held Motzei Shabbat,
January 10, 7:30pm at SAR High School. YINR member Lynette
Tulkoff will be receiving the Michael Schreck Memorial Community
Service Award. YINR's Elliot David and Alex Katz are part of a
group of SAR alumni being honored at the dinner for serving as IDF
chayalim during Operation Protective Edge. To RSVP, please