Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Extra Lainings This Shabbos

As per the custom that everyone should have an aliya on the Shabbos prior to Gimmel Tammuz, there will be extra lainings this Shabbos at Tzemach Tzedek beginning at 8:30 AM in the backroom of the shul and then multiple lainings during the regular laining time.

Gimmel Tammuz Farbrengen

There will be a farbrengen for men in honor of Gimmel Tammuz at Tzemach Tzedek this Tuesday, June 15, following the 9:15 PM Maariv minyan (there won't be a 9:30 Maariv minyan).

Mivtzoim at Israel Rally

Rabbi Avremel Kotlarsky, Shliach to New City, as well as the Shluchim of Yeshivas Menachem Mendel Lubavitch of Monsey doing mivtzoim at the rally in support of Israel in front of the Rockland County Courthouse organized by the Jewish Federation of Rockland County in the wake of the Gaza flotilla incident. More than 1,000 people participated in the rally.

Seeking Pre-School Counselors

Camp Gan Israel of Tenafly is looking for Pre-School counselors. Great staff! Great grounds! Great atmosphere! Great pay! 19 and older for main teacher, high-school age as assistants. Please contact 773-584-8458.

Rockland Hillel Scholars Fund

Rabbi Dov & Shevy Oliver announced today that they are planning to use their award money from the Rockland Jewish Hero competition to launch the "Rockland Hillel Scholars Fund" which will provide assistance to college-aged students who wish to pursue Jewish studies at recognized programs or institutions in Israel.

The aim is that members of the community will further contribute to this fund with the money being used to defray the costs of airfare, living expenses and tuition for long or short term programs in Israel helping those selected to grow in their Jewish knowledge and identity.

To contribute to the Rockland Hillel Scholars Fund please contact Rabbi Oliver at 845-659-2388 or dovoliver@gmail.com.

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