Candle Lighting: 7:12pm
Daf Yomi: 6:55am & 5:50pm
Teen Minyan: 8:45am (MP1)
Main Minyan: 9:00am
Shabbat Hagadol Drasha: 7:10pm (Rabbi Reuven Fink) -
"Maror in Halachic Literature" and
"Yetziat Mizrayim and the Tefillin
Shabbat Ends: 8:18pm
Please click the following link for the davening times
for Monday, April 14th through the end of Pesach, Tuesday, April 22nd
Pesach 5774 Schedule
Schedule of Classes
Minchat Chinuch - Rabbi Reuven Fink will be not be held
8:00am: Talmud Class - Rabbi Abish Zelishovsky of Bais
Medrash Gavoha of Lakewood
8:30am: Women's Tehillim Group at the home of Anne
8:00pm: Talmud Ta'anit - Rabbi Reuven Fink
Daily Daf Yomi Shiurim
Thu: 5:30am & after 9:00pm Maariv
Shabbat: 6:55am & 1 hour before Mincha
Welcoming 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
* need a Shabbat or Yom Tov
* would like to host new
members for a Shabbat
* have any ideas as to how we
can better serve guests and
* know of new families who
are visiting the
The Hospitality Committee
Tamar Croog, Noelle Albanese-Levin, Cheryl Malina,
Mickey Nyer and Randi Shane.
Mrs. Shaindel Fink is available to advise women and
answer questions regarding taharat hamishpacha (family purity) with
the guidance of Rabbi Reuven Fink. She is certified as a
teacher in Jewish Marital Education and welcomes calls or texts on
her mobile phone: 914-265-0065.
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 Weinberg.
Shabbat Youth Program
Shabbat Morning Schedule
9:00 - 10:30am: Babysitting (MP3/4)
9:30 - 10:30am: Junior Cong (MP2) for 1st-4th Grade
10:30 - End of Shul: GROUPS in various locations (see
Nursery - MP 3/4
Kindergarten - MP 2
1/2 Girls - SOCIAL HALL
3/4 Girls - MP 5-6
5/6 Girls - MP 1
1/2 Boys - MP 1
3/4 Boys - SOCIAL HALL
5/6 Boys - MP 7
Parsha Groups - Conference Room
Please contact the shul office if you are
aware of any employment possibilities that can be promoted to our
you are interested in sponsoring a future edition of this newsletter.
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Mazal Tov to Sherri and Josh Duitz on the upcoming Bar
Mitzvah of their son Zack in Israel. Mazal Tov to Zack's
brothers Adam, David and Jack.
Mazal Tov to Esther and Jack Goldman on the marriage
of their son, Dov, to Merav Knoll in Jerusalem. Mazal Tov
also to aunt and uncle Miriam and Ike Wirgin.
Mazal Tov to Mahla and Hilton Soniker on the birth of
a grandson, born to their children, Rabbi Elon and Estee Soniker,
of West Hempstead. Mazal Tov also to aunts and uncles Adina
and Robby, Sara and Carmiel, and Jonathan.
Mazal Tov to Beth and Paul White on the birth of a
granddaughter, born to their children, Ita and Amir White of Ramat
To send a tribute card from YINR in honor of these
smachot or any other reason, please click here.
We extend condolences to Laurie Popiel on the passing
of her beloved father, Leon Popiel. Laurie can be reached on
her mobile phone (847-370-2717).
To send a tribute card from YINR in memory of Leon
Popiel, please click here.
Thank you to the
following families for sponsoring this week's Tomchei Shabbos:
Dina and Ira Herman
in commemoration of the yahrzeit of Ira's father, Bernard Herman
Ellie Siegel in
commemoration of the yahrzeit of her husband, Kenneth Siegel
The Rascoff family is most grateful to Rabbi Reuven
and Abby Fink, Rabbi Chaim and Shaindel Fink, the officers, the
Women's League, the Chevra Kadisha and the entire congregation for
their support and kindness and all manner of assistance during this
difficult time. May we all enjoy a kosher and sweet Pesach in
peace and in good health.
Pre-Pesach Mother/Daughter Shiur by Shayna Bekritsky -
Moms - it's a chance to bond with your daughter over Torah.
Daughters - impress your family even more at the Seder table!
Join us on Shabbat afternoon at 6:00pm in MP1 for an
interactive Pre-Pesach shiur with Shayna Bekritsky. We will
be taking a closer look at the Hagadah with the hopes of
understanding what it is we are reading on Seder night. You
don't want to miss out on this special opportunity. The
program is open to mothers with their daughters in 5th-8th
Thank you to Aaron Berman and Yaakov Jaroslawicz who
did the Pesach utensil kashering.
There will be siyumei b'chorim following all morning
minyanim on Monday, Erev Pesach. Thank you to Dina and Ira
Herman and the entire Herman family for sponsoring the siyumim in
commemoration of the yahrzeit of Ira's father, Bernard
Everyone is reminded to remove any chametz from their
personal tallit bags, seat areas and lockers.
Please remember that the kaylim mikvah is available
for tevilah of Pesach purchases. The mikvah is located in the
garage around the corner from the elevators.
The Main Sanctuary and upstairs multi-purpose rooms
have been cleaned for Pesach. Please do not bring any chametz
into these rooms.
There will be no kiddush following the Main Minyan on
Shabbat, April 12th due to the Women's League Pre-Pesach Lunch.
Made Shmura Matzah. The
matzah has arrived and is available during
regular office hours. All matzah must be picked up by Monday,
April 11th at 11:00am.
Sale of Chametz. Rabbis Reuven and Chaim Fink will be available
at the shul to be appointed as an agent to sell your chametz on
Sunday, April 13th from 8:00am to noon. Rabbi Reuven Fink
will also be available every day after the first Shacharit minyan,
after Mincha/Maariv, and any time by appointment.
Men's Mikvah Hours. The mikvah will be open for men's use on Erev Pesach,
Monday, April 14th from 7:45am until 9:00am. Please bring a
towel. Suggested donation is $15.
Pesach Sedarim. Know anyone who still needs a place for Pesach?
The Flame-NJOP-YINR sedarim will try to accommodate anyone up
to the last minute. Please email Mat Hoffman.
Please click here to
download the OU Passover Guide.
THE NORPAC Annual Mission to Washington together with
will close soon for participants in this year's NORPAC Mission to
Washington, Wednesday, April 30th. Participants in small groups
meet with members of Congress from many parts of the country to
personally advocate on behalf of the US-Israel relationship.
We are proud to have a record-setting New Rochelle bus
contingent and we are on track to have the highest registration of
communities our size! A bus departing from and returning to
YINR is included. Meals and snacks will be provided. On-line
registration and additional details are available at www.norpac.net or by contacting Judy and Marc Berger.
If you would like to sponsor Ruach in honor or in
memory of someone, please contact Vera Koppel.
Communal Yom HaShoah Commemoration. This year's annual Yom Hashoah Program will take place
on Sunday, April 27th at 7:30pm at Young Israel of New Rochelle.
Our keynote speakers will be Holocaust survivors and twin
brothers Dr. Bernard Schanzer and Mr. Henry Schanzer, who were
hidden and saved by two Righteous Gentiles in France, while their
family perished. Please make every effort to attend this meaningful
Liberation Kiddush. On Shabbat, May 3rd, our shul will once again
commemorate the Liberation of many of our parents and relatives
from the horrors of the Shoah. We will host a Kiddush Hoda'a
in their honor and in gratitude to Hashem. We will hear from
Mrs. Marianna Goldner who will publically share her family's story
of survival for the first time. Anyone interested in
sponsoring the kiddush should contact the shul office. The cost is $100 to sponsor.
Chai Lifeline Shabbaton. The teen women and girls of Chai Lifeline and their
counselors will be joining us this year for the Shabbat of May 10th
- 11th. The program will include Friday night dinner and Shabbat
lunch with Chai Lifeline, as well as a unique women's Seudat
Shlishit program. Rabbi Simcha Scholar, head of Chai Lifeline, will
give the drasha in the main minyan. There are sponsorship
opportunities that were detailed in a separate e-mail. There
are also volunteer opportunities for YINR teen and college aged
girls - if interested, please e-mail Marcella Berman or
Pre-Pesach Meals. We look forward to joining together for our
Shabbat seudot. Dinner will start after the 7:00pm minyan and
lunch will start after the main minyan is over.
Pre-Pesach Pizza and Movie Matinee Sunday, April 13th, N - 6th grade from 1:00pm to
3:30 pm. Movie: TBD. For pizza lunch, please RSVP here by
Thursday, April 10th. Lunch price - $5. Movie is open to
all at 1:30pm in the Social Hall.
Check out Teen Minyan Central HERE to see
what's happening in Teen Minyan.