Thursday, December 10, 2009

New N'shei Tzemach Tzedek Shiur

Beginning this shabbos a new 15 minute shiur on the parsha, by and for women, will take place immediately following davening in the Ezras Nashim of K'hal Tzemach Tzedek.

The shiur is being launched in memory of Pesha Devorah bas Eliyahu HaLevi A"H and Shaina Etkah bas Yosef Leib A"H.

If you would like to give the shiur in memory of someone or in honor of an occasion, please contact Rivkah Schulman at 323-601-8913 or

Cheder Chanukah Raffle Update

In the first week since the raffle campaign began students and staff have already sold over $1,000 worth of raffle tickets! With the Cheder’s Chanukah vacation beginning tomorrow and still another 2 weeks until the drawing, the raffle is poised to be a great success.

The Grand Prize is $500 and tickets are being sold for $2 or 3 for $5. To add incentive and excitement for the students, a pizza party will be given to the class who sell the most tickets which is being tracked on the bulletin boards in the school (pictured below).

The Cheder encourages the community to participate by purchasing tickets either directly from students or from the school office at 845-201-0203 or

Be A Part of It! Dedictaion Form for MBCM Tanya Printing

Avos U'Banim Time Change

Because of menora lighting Avos U'Bonim for this Motzai Shabbos will take place from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

New English HaYom Yom & Likutei Torah Available in Monsey

A new edition of HaYom Yom and Likutei Torah, both with a new English translation and commentary by Rabbi Eliyahu Touger, are now available in Monsey for a discounted price:

Hayom Yom - $41 (normally $43-$45)
Likutei Torah - $25 (normally 28-30)

To order, please call Yossi Touger at 845-426-0487.

This Sunday Davening Schedule at Tzemach Tzedek

The following is the schedule at K'hal Tzemach Tzedek for this Sunday, December 13:

Shacharis 1: 8:00 AM
Shacharis 2: 9:00 AM
Hilchos Chanuka Shiur: 9:00 AM
Mincha: 4:15 PM
Maariv 1: 6:00 PM
Menorah Parade Line-Up: 6:15 PM
Menorah Parade Departs: 6:45 PM
Maariv 2: 9:30 PM

Dvar Malchus & Chayenu Available Weekly at Tzemach Tzedek

The Dvar Malchus (Chitas, Rambam, Daf Yomi, Sichos, Maamarim and more in Hebrew) and Chayenu (Chitas, including the new linear Tanya translation, Rambam and more in English) weekly Torah publications are available weekly at K'hal Tzemach Tzedek for $1.50 each. Please see Avraham Hayman to purchase.

150 Respond to Learning Matching Grant!

More than 150 people have responded to Reb Avraham Hayman's learning matching grant and have committed to learn either Chitas or an extra half hour of Chassidus daily for one week earning Cheder Chabad of Monsey $15,000!