Thursday, November 19, 2009

Tes and Yud Kislev Farbrengen

There will be a farbrengen in honor of Yud and Tes Kislev with Rabbi Lesches and special "guest" speaker, Rabbi Zalmen Leib Markowitz, who will farbreng and share stories and inspiration from his recent trips abroad to Eretz Yisroel, the Ukraine and Canada.

The farbrengen will take place this Thursday night, November 26, at K'hal Tzemach Tzedek. Maariv will take place at 8:30 PM followed by the farbrengen at 8:45 PM. All are encouraged to participate.

Tes Kislev is the birthday and yarzeit of the Mitteler Rebbe, Rabbi DovBer of Lubavitch. On Yud Kislev, the Mitteler Rebbe was liberated from prison after he was arrested on charges that his teachings threatened the imperial authority of the Czar.

Chalukas HaShas - 17 Days Left!

If you committed to learn a Mesechta of Gemara last Yud Tes Kislev as part of the Chalukas HaShas please remember to finish it in the next 17 days before Yud Tes Kislev of this year.

If you forgot which Mesechta you committed to learn please ask Rabbi Lesches as he has the list.

Cheder Chayil of the Month Cheder Awards for Cheshvon

The following are the students who received the Chayil of the Month award for the month of Cheshvon. The awards were based on those who excelled in attendance, ahavas Yisroel, derech eretz, effort and completion of homework.

Seeking Ride to CH

If you or someone you know is driving from Monsey to Crown Heights this Motzai Shabbos and has room for 1 male adult please call Naomi Eisenberg at 718-404-4384.

Mazel Tov Weiners!

Mazel tov to Moshe and Nechama Dina Weiner on the birth of a baby girl!

Shifra and Puah arranges homemade meals from people in the community for mothers of newborn children from our community. If you are able to cook a meal, please contact Karen Schild at 845-354-4898.