6:55am and 4:15pm
Teen Minyan: 8:45am
Main Minyan: 9:00am
Shabbat Ends: 6:37pm
Sunday, 2:00am - Daylight Savings time ends, move clocks
back one hour
Daily Davening Schedule
Mon & Thu: 6:20/7:00*/7:30/8:00am
Tue, Wed & Fri: 6:30/7:00*/7:30/8:00am
Mincha/Maariv (Sun-Thu): 4:35pm
Late Maariv (Mon-Thu): 9:00pm
* This minyan will be held on Friday,
Monday and Tuesday at 7:00am
and on Sunday at 8:00am at the
Sperling shiva house and not at
YINR. It will return to YINR on
Schedule of Classes
8:00am: Minchat Chinuch, R. Reuven Fink
8:00am: Talmud, R. Abish Zelishovsky of Bais Medrash
Gavoha of Lakewood
1:30pm: Parshat Hashavua,
R. Reuven Fink
8:00pm: Jewish Philosophy,
R. Reuven Fink
8:30am: Women's Tehillim Group at the home of Anne Wasserman
8:00pm: Talmud Taanit, R. Reuven Fink
Daily Daf Yomi Shiurim
Mon: 5:30am & 8:00pm
Tue & Wed: 5:40am & 8:00pm
Thu: 5:30am & after 9:00pm Maariv
Sat: 6:55am and 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 you:
* need a Shabbat
or Yom Tov
* would like to
* have any ideas
as to how we
better serve guests and
* know of new
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 Morning Schedule
8:45-10:30am Teen Minyan - Grades 7-12 (MP1)
9:00-10:30am: Babysitting - Nursery-Kindergarten (MP3/4)
9:30-10:30am: Junior Congregation - Grades 1-4 (MP2)
9:30-10:30am: 5th and 6th Grade Davening Groups
Nursery - MP3/4
Kindergarten - MP2
1st/2nd Boys - MP1
1st/2nd Girls - MP2
3rd/4th Boys - MP 5/6
3rd/4th Girls - MP1
5th/6th Boys - MP7
5th/6th Girls - Social Hall
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week's email announcements. Thanks for your cooperation.
Mazal Tov to
Gail and David Krasner on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Leora.
Mazal Tov to Leora's siblings, Hadas and Sam, and grandparents
Miriam Weiker and Bobby and Jack Krasner.
Mazal Tov to
YINR Youth Directors Eliana Stone and Marc Poleyeff on their upcoming
Mazal Tov to Rochelle
and Kenneth Sherman on the marriage of their daughter, Yael, to Shaya
Hirtz. Mazal Tov to Shaya's parents, Rabbi Yonoson and Rochelle
Hirtz of Hillcrest, Queens and family members who are here with us
this Shabbat. Thank you to Rochelle and Kenneth Sherman for
sponsoring the kiddush after the Main Minyan.
Mazal Tov to
Anne and Mark Wasserman on the birth of a granddaughter, Michal
Rivka, born to their children, Bailey and Andrew Stein. Mazal
Tov to great grandparents Ellen and Stanley Wasserman, big sister
Leah Rina, aunts and uncle, Zahava, Rebeccah, Jordyn and Joey, and
great aunt and uncle Rivka and Stuart Berger.
Mazal Tov to
Tamar and Brian Weinberg on the birth of a daughter.
To send a
tribute card from YINR in honor of these smachot, or any other
reason, please click here.
We extend condolences
to Marvin Sperling on the passing of his beloved father, Leon
Sperling. Shiva will be observed at the Sperling home, 135
Wykagyl Terrace, until Tuesday morning, November 4. (Friday visiting
hours are until 2:30pm.)
Monday and Tuesday at 7:00am, Sunday at 8:00am
Thursday at 5:40pm, Sunday and Monday at 4:35pm
minyan will meet at the shiva house instead of at YINR.
To send a
tribute card from YINR in memory of Leon Sperling, please click here.
Thank you to the
following families for sponsoring this week's Tomchei Shabbos:
Gail and David
Krasner in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Leora
Arnon Storfer in commemoration of the first yahrzeit of Shlomit's
father, Rabbi Moshe Kushner
Elana and Ira Tepler
in commemoration of the yahrzeit of Ira's mother, Sylvia Tepler
Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour this
Saturday night before you go to sleep.
The 8:00am minyan is celebrating its one year
anniversary with a gala breakfast on Tuesday, November 4 immediately
following davening. All are invited. For menu details,
please see catering director, Richard Wolff.
Ruth Lewis expresses her profound gratitude to the Shiva
Committee and all those who helped and visited during her recent
Elana and Ira Tepler and family wish to thank Rabbi
Reuven and Abby Fink, Women's League, the Shiva Committee and the
entire New Rochelle community for their outpouring of support and
kindness following the loss of Elana's beloved mother, Marilyn
If anyone found Ernie Bechhofer's tallit bag (which
says his name, David Bechhofer, in Hebrew), please give it to Rabbi
Fink or the shul office.
Women and girls, please join us this Shabbat in MP1 right after
Mincha to say Tehillim together. We are also going to be
learning the laws of Shmirat Halashon.
Kol HaNe'arim Talit.
The deadline for submitting names to be embroidered on the Kol
HaNe'arim Talit is November 15. Please click here for the form.
12.13.14 REGISTRATION is now open!
What number did Charlie Hustle wear on his uniform?)
The tables are
In order to
organize teams, it is imperative that we get registration information
from everyone who plans to play. Whether or not you have
already been recruited, you MUST
register for Panoply in order to participate.
and information: www.YINR.org/panoply.php.
Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis through November
24. Space is limited.
questions, email us: YINR.Panoply@gmail.com.
join us on Wednesday, November 5 for an exciting "Geography
Bee" where everyone will be part of a team and join in the fun.
No studying required. Light lunch served at 12:30pm
followed by the program at 1:15pm. Please look for our November
flyer coming out next week. If you would like to
sponsor Ruach in honor or in memory of someone, please contact Vera Koppel.
Meals for New Rochelle Police and Firefighters.
Once again, we will be delivering catered meals to New Rochelle's
Finest and Bravest on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 27. This event
is one of our most important community outreach activities and is an
excellent way to demonstrate hakarat hatov to the individuals who
have taken on the responsibility for making our lives safer.
Each meal costs $36 and an entire station can be fed for $250.
We ask that members of the community participate in this
project by sponsoring meals and/or helping deliver them on
Thanksgiving. We will be meeting at 11:00am on Thanksgiving in
front of the old shul (1228 North Avenue) to distribute packages and
head out for deliveries. Checks can be made out to YINR with
"Thanksgiving" indicated on the memo line. Please contact Rafi Halpert or Harold Rosengarten to indicate if you will sponsor one
or more meals and/or help deliver. If you are interested in
delivering meals, please respond prior to Tuesday, November 25.
Guest Chazzan. YINR is pleased to
welcome Chazzan Zev Muller of West Side Institutional Synagogue on
Shabbat Chayei Sarah, November 14-15. Chazzan Zev and Chaya
Muller's visit is sponsored by Sasha and Andrew Fox with thanks to
the community for welcoming them and in commemoration of the 6th
yahrzeit of Andrew's father, Melvyn Fox. You can click here for a video
of Chazzan Muller singing at the United Nations.
in Residence - Save the Date. YINR proudly
announces that Rabbi Steven Weil, Senior Managing Director of the
Orthodox Union, will spend Shabbat with the YINR community on Shabbat
Toldot, November 21-22. Full details about the Shabbat program
Initiative for Jewish Studies - Save the Date.
We are excited to launch Women's Initiative for Jewish Studies,
whose mission is to introduce outstanding women scholars in their
fields of Jewish studies to the Westchester community through a
series of evening lectures at YINR. Please save the date of
Tuesday, December 9 at 7:45pm for our first lecture by Professor
Smadar Rosensweig, Professor of Bible at Yeshiva University Stern
College for Women. More information to follow.
League's Hospitality Committee Needs Hosts. We
are looking for hosts for prospective and newly arrived families for
Shabbat housing and meals. Please email Mickey
Nyer if we can add you to our list of potential hosts.
Wish List. Thank you to everyone
who has already donated toys and games to our youth program.
The children are enjoying them! To view the additional items
still needed to augment the children's activities, please click here. The
toys should be in new or "like new" condition and should be
brought to the shul coat room and left in the designated boxes.
acknowledge those who have sent YINR tribute cards during October:
Sara Berkower, Lisa and Joey Bernstein, Vivian and Stanley Bernstein,
Staci and Jack Bodner, Amy and Myron Eagle, Yvette and Jack
Finkelstein, Rachel and David Fischer, Ken Freeman, Adina and
Lawrence Garbuz, Anne and Eli Goldner, Alan Genachowski, Rene and
Gary Goldberg, Naomi and Danny Hartman, Gail and David Krasner, Rose
and Ed Leventhal, Ruth and Jacques Levy, Ginny Mazzola, Shoshana
Moskowitz, Susan and Martin Packer, Serena and Jonathan Peiper, Nina
and Moishe Roisman, Andy and Ami Rome, Ruth and Shlomo Shinnar,
Darina and Andrew Silverman, Rena and Bruce Spinowitz, Shlomit and
Arnon Storfer, Vicky and Michael Turek, Ellen and Stanley Wasserman,
Baila and Stan Weiss, Debbie and Gene Wilk, Florence and Martin
Wolpoff and Arline and Robert Zinaman.
Academy of Bergen County (TABC). TABC
invites all prospective parents and students to our Open House on
Sunday, November 2. Registration is at 9:15am. Program
and Academic Fair from 10:00am to 1:00pm. To pre-register
please click here.
Open House. Camp Moshava will host its
annual parlor meeting on Monday, November 3 at 7:30 pm at the home of
Adina and Lawrence Burian, 180 Overlook Road. Explore Moshava
with Director Alan Silverman and learn about summer 2015.
Receive a $50 family discount for attending!
Israel of Scarsdale Sisterhood Lecture.
Dr. Lisa Aiken will lecture on "The Shemoneh Esrai: How It
Speaks to Us Today," on Monday, November 3 at 8:00pm at YIS, 1313
Weaver Street in the Greene Gallery. The lecture is open to men as
well as women.
Academy of Jewish Studies. Young
Israel of Scarsdale's Academy of Jewish Studies proudly presents
"Introduction to the World of Ashkenazi Jewry - History Mini
Series," a Tuesday evening lecture series by Rabbi Dr. Jacob J.
Schacter. On Tuesday, November 4 at 8:00pm, Rabbi Schacter will
lecture on "The Beginnings of Ashkenazi Jewry - Rabbi Gershom
Me'or Hagolah." The series is open to the community and
free of charge.
Hebrew High School Open House. Please
join WHHS on Wednesday, November 5 at 6:30pm to meet their students,
faculty members and administrators and to learn all about the WHHS
Experience. RSVP or call
Daniel Gordis at Westchester Day School. "What
We Talk About When We Talk About Israel." The Westchester
community is invited to hear Dr. Daniel Gordis, Senior Vice President
& Senior Fellow at the Shalem Center, address the issue of how to
talk to children about Israel on Saturday, November 8 at 7:00pm at
WDS. Space is limited. RSVP required.
Open House. The Frisch School invites
all 8th graders and their parents to their Open House on Sunday,
November 9 at 9:00am. You can register online.
Come and experience the innovative formal and informal
educational opportunities provided to students to foster their
individualized intellectual and religious growth.
Open House. The MTA Open House will
take place on Sunday, November 9 at 9:00am. Interested students
and parents can pre-register.
For more information, please contact David Leshaw, Admissions Director, or call
212-960-5400 ext. 6676.
El Israel Affairs Committee & StandWithUs Event.
On Sunday, November 9 at 9:00am, Dr. Eric Mandel will speak
about "America and Israel's New Challenges in the Middle East,
Post Operation Protective Edge." For more information,
please contact David Horowitz or call the Beth El office
at 914-235-2700, ext. 223.
90th Anniversary Gala. AMIT will
proudly mark the dedication of "Ellen's Kids" in memory of
Ellen Koplow at its 90th Anniversary Gala on Monday, November 10 at
the Hudson Theatre, 145 West 44th Street, NY at 6:00pm. For
reservations please call 212-477-4725 or click here.
Yeshiva Open House Week November 10 - 13, 9:30 - 11:30am. Come and see the yeshiva in action! Daycare, Early
Childhood, Grades 1-8, boys/girls. Early drop-off and late
pick-up available. To schedule an appointment at other times
call 914-965-7082 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day School Open Houses. Please join WDS
at one of their Open Houses, every morning, Monday through Friday,
November 10 - 14 at 9:15am at WDS, 856 Orienta Avenue, Mamaroneck.
See their students learn in a warm and nurturing environment and
hear from Rabbi Joshua Lookstein, Head of School. RSVP required.
Melech Parlor Meeting. On Saturday,
November 15 at 8:00pm, Laurie Bilger and Eli Epstein will host a
parlor meeting on behalf of Bat Melech, Israel's only shelter for
religious women and their children who are victims of domestic
violence. To RSVP click here.
Yeshiva and Camp Fair.
Tri-State Area Regional Jewish Day School, Yeshiva and Camp Fair will
be on Sunday, November 16 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Beth El
Synagogue. Over 60 schools, camps and Israel programs from
across the Tri-State Area are participating. Each family
attending is eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship to any of the
participating organizations. Ellen Bari, author of "Jumping
Jenny" will be at the fair to read and sign copies of her books.
For more information click here or email.