Parshas Eikev 5776
This erev Shabbos, Parshas Eikev, Mevorchim Elul, neiros should be lit by 7:19 though we'll be davening mincha at 7:00. Please remember to repeat kerias shema after 8:22pm.
Kiddush is sponsored by Shlomo Blashka in honor of his ufruf and forthcoming marriage to Anael Quintero; by Harriet Goldman in commemoration of the upcoming 30th yahrzeit of her father, Shraga Feivish ben Naftali Hirtz; and by Molly & Joe Rothstein with thanks to the Gomail L'chayavim Tovot following Joe's recent accident.
Rabbi Bleicher's shiur, "Amnesty and Immigration Reform Through the Prism of the Torah" will begin at 6:25pm.
Early mincha will begin at 6pm followed by mincha b'zeman at 7:10pm followed by seudah shlishis during which we will continue our limud of Mishnayos Peah and discuss another fascinating sheila from Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein. Maariv will begin and Shabbos will end at 8:21pm.
Rabbi Goldstone's Monday night Gemara shiur will begin at 7:45pm.
Mazal tov to Nathan & Tzirel Maltz on the birth of a granddaughter to their children, Yossi & Miriam Mason.
Mazal tov to Shlomo Blashka on his ufruf and forthcoming marriage to Anael Quintero of Manhattan. Mazal tov to his parents, Esther & Ken Blashka, and the entire family.
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"Lights for Lois" at the Y - Sunday, September, 18th 1-3pm -- The Union Y will be hosting a fundraising event in memory of our beloved member, Lois Schlar a"h. For more information click here.
Best wishes for a wonderful (erev) Shabbos mevorchim!