Parshas Vayishlach 5777
This erev Shabbos, Parshas Vayishlach, neiros should be lit by 4:12 with mincha to follow at 4:20. Please remember to repeat kerias shema after 5:17pm.
Kiddush is sponsored by Marsha & Yehoshua Horowitz in commemoration of the recent yahrzeit of Marsha's brother, Avraham Yosef ben Ziskin Aharon z"l. If you would like to co-sponsor kiddush this Shabbos, please click here.
Rabbi Bleicher's shiur, "Yaakov's Midnight Tussle and Its Connection to Chanukah" will begin at 3:15pm.
Mincha will begin at 4:00pm followed by seudah shlishis during which we will continue our learning of Mishnayos Peah and discuss an unpublished teshuva of Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein. Maariv will begin and Shabbos will end at 5:16pm.
Join us following the 8am minyan on Sunday for "Mishnayos and Breakfast" as we continue the final פרק of מסכת אבות.
Rabbi Goldstone's Monday night gemara shiur will begin at 7:45pm following late maariv.
Rabbi Bleicher's Tuesday night tefilah shiur will begin at 7:45pm following the late maariv. Click here to listen to a recording of this week's shiur.
Mazal tov to Malka & Moishe Korbman on the birth of a granddaughter born to their children, Ettie & Mayer Behrend, of Waterbury, CT.
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Tomorrow Night - EHM General Membership Meeting: This Motzei Shabbos Parshas Vayishlach, December 17, at 6:45pm.
JEC Blood Drive - On Wednesday, December 21st, from 1pm-7pm in the Monroe-Levy Auditorium, RTMA students will be hosting their annual blood drive. This year, the drive is extra important as the NJ blood services are experiencing an emergency blood shortage. They invite parents, alumni and community members to join the students in participating in this great cause. Please make an appointment by emailing RTMAdrive@gmail.com or just walk right in.
Next Shabbos: Pre-Chanukah Teen Oneg - All teens are invited to a pre-Chanukah oneg next Friday night, December 23, at the Bleicher home beginning at 7:15pm.
NEXT Monday - EHM Chanukah Party - Join us at the annual EHM Chanukah party on the 3nd night of Chanukah, Monday night, December 26 at 6:00pm at the Union Y, featuring "It's PlayTyme" game show and a dairy dinner. Cost is $10 per child under age 14, $15 per adult age 14+, max $60 per family. Sponsorship opportunities are available at the following levels: $72 Candle; $136, Dreidel; $180 Menorah; $250 Maccabee. To reserve your seat and to sponsor please click here.
Motzei Shabbos at 7:45pm - ChillZone: ChillZone is an exciting weekly program for girls ages 9-15 featuring a short Torah-learning session with mentors followed by pizza, cool prizes, and fun activities. ChillZone is the place to spend your Saturday night with friends, learning, and real fun!
Please Participate in Our Late Maariv Minyan: Aveilim and others depend on us consistently having a minyan so please support our mincha/maariv b'zeman and late maariv at 7:30pm as much as possible.
To view the communal weekly schedule of minyanim and events click here.
Best wishes for a wonderful (erev) Shabbos!