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  • 1. SHABBAT KORACH (MEVORCHIM CHODESH) Friday Mincha ......................................7:00PM Candle Lighting.....................................7:20PM But no later than....................................8:13PM As long as candle lighting is after 7PM, Mincha on Friday is at 7PM (not Z’man), throughout the spring and summer. Shkia.....................................................8:31PM Shabbat Shacharit........................8:00, 9:00AM Latest Sh’ma.........................................9:13AM Shabbat Mincha....................................8:05PM Shabbat Maariv.....................................9:13PM Shabbat Ends .......................................9:21PM Sun Shacharit ..............................7:30, 8:30AM The Sunday 9:15AM Minyan is on hold for the summer until after Labor Day Mon/Thurs Shacharit....................6:20, 8:00AM Tues/Wed/Fri Shacharit................6:30, 8:00AM Sun- Thurs Mincha/Maariv ....................8:15PM The weekday “maariv only” 9:30PM Minyan is on hold for the late spring & summer Candle Lighting next week ....................7:20PM But no later than................................... 8:14PM · Mikvah Hours – It is imperative that men not assemble nor remain in the Mikvah area and/or the parking area nearby, 15 minutes prior to and until 15 minutes after the times designated below. Motzei Shb’t -1½ hrs after Shb’t ends - for 2 hrs Weekdays ...................................9:00-11:00PM Friday & Yom Tov........By Appointment Only Mikvah 732.257.4121 Eruv status 732.254.1860 X5 Weekly Newsletter Vol. XVIII, No. 52 Sivan 29 – Tammuz 5, 5774 June 27 – July 3, 2014 Next Newsletter deadline is Tuesday July 1st at NOON All submissions must be emailed to When our office manager is on vacation, the Newsletter will be emailed but not printed. THANK YOU I thank the community for their kindness and support during this past week of Shiva. Thank you, Helene Lener. To all the sponsors of last week's Grads and Dads Kiddush! Many thanks to all those who worked with me and helped to make this annual Kiddush a great success including (but not limited to): Paul & Batsheva Goldman of Park Place, Barbara Goldman, Miltie Goldman, Bruce Schaeffer, Amy Zelka, Bernie Weinberger, Charlie Rothenberg, Bert Lefkovic, Luis, Theresa, Nancy and Kris. Thank you, Karen Stern. The Center For Early Learning at YIEB, a division of Yeshiva at the Jersey Shore, expresses its gratitude to iConverted® Video & Audio for putting together the slideshow CDs for each family of our children in our - Ketanim, Yedidim, Chaverim, and Kindergarten classes. Thank you for taking all of our memories from this school year and making them into such special mementos! MAZAL TOV To Sylvia & Mark Berger on the birth of their granddaughter, Nava Bracha, and to parents Jocelyn & Shmuel Jonas and to the entire Berger and Jonas families. _____________________________________________ RABBI WEINSTEIN AWAY Rabbi Weinstein will be away from June 15th-26th. He will return all calls and emails when he returns. If you need to reach him in case of emergency, please contact Steve Moskowitz at 732.616.8999 ______________________________________________ THE SUMMER ERUV is in need of extensive repair (we have had a difficult year, weather-wise). The scheduled date for repairs is Sunday, June 22nd. We will meet in the parking lot at 8:30 AM (following the early morning 7:30 AM Minyan) and complete repairs by 12:30 PM (IY"H). Once again, wear pants, hat, long sleeved shirt - bug spray and a good hammer are strongly suggested as we will be working in a forested and heavy undergrowth area. All those who can commit please email Mark Koslowe at PLEASE VOLUNTEER. WITHOUT A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF VOLUNTEERS, THE ERUV CANNOT BE REPAIRED. Thank you ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ LOST AND FOUND Found - Artscroll Pesach Machzor, inscribed Y. Peled Found - Brown Sunglasses Found - RayBan Sunglasses Found - Black Jabra Bluetooth earpiece Found - Star of David Bracelet _____________________________________________________ LIFESAVERS NEEDED! PLEASE COME TO OUR BLOOD DRIVE THIS SUNDAY! The Young Israel of East Brunswick, East Brunswick Jewish Center, and Temple B‘nai Shalom are co- sponsoring a blood drive to be held this Sunday, June 22nd, 8 AM – 2 PM at YIEB. Blood supply levels run dangerously low in many communities during the summer months, so your donation is very much needed. Scheduling an appointment is encouraged (please visit or call 800.933.2566.) Walk- ins are welcome! Donors must be at least 16 years old and weigh a minimum of 110 lbs. 16 year-olds require signed parental permission. All donors please bring photo ID and proof of age. Bring a friend or family member with you to participate in this incredibly important mitzvah and help us meet our goal of collecting 100 units of blood! “WHOEVER SAVES A LIFE, IT IS CONSIDERED AS IF HE SAVED AN ENTIRE WORLD” _____________________________________________ SHUL DECORUM REMINDER At YIEB we encourage talking to everyone: HASHEM during Davening. FRIENDS during Kiddush. _____________________________________________ KIDDUSH NOSH SPONSORS June 8, 2014 – June 21, 2014 Birthday: Linda & Yaakov Applbaum: Linda Applbaum Hadar & Harris Bram: Hadar Bram Michele & David Falk: David Falk Gay & Richard Fried: Larry Fried Ellen & Marc Gable: Sarah Schmidt Jan & Alan Hader: Melissa Hader Claire & Art Kagel: Shoshana Kagel Jamie & Mark Lazar: Benjamin Lazar Lori & Jeff Moskowitz: Doron Moskowitz Suri & Steve Moskowitz: Pamela Moskowitz Judy & Steven Shoen: David Shoen Sarita & Dan Sragow: Emunah Nechama Chaya Sragow Shanna & Jeffrey Taub: Shanna Taub Ava Waisbord: David Ickowicz Anniversary: Hadar & Harris Bram: Hadar & Harris Bram Ariela & Scott Grayman: Elissa & Ari Friedner Suri & Steve Moskowitz: Stephanie & Avi Levie Suri & Steve Moskowitz: Yitzy & Rachel Spinner Sarah & Joe Naus: Sarah & Joe Naus Lori & Scott Noah: Lori & Scott Noah Nancy & Leon Paley: Nancy & Leon Paley Robyn & Chaim Schneider: Robyn & Chaim Schneider Irene & Alex Shraga: Irene & Alex Shraga Estelle & Scott Siegel: Estelle & Scott Siegel Sarita & Dan Sragow: Eli & Miriam Shteingart Sarita & Dan Sragow: Murray & Linda Sragow Iris & Jon Winninger: Iris & Jon Winninger Yahrzeit: Shelley & Milton Goldman: Morris Rubin Other Events of Note: Bonnie & Ira Birnbaum: Flag Day _____________________________________________ "SUMMER" LOCATION FOR DAVENING OF THE TWO DAILY MINYANIM + MINCHA/MAARIV With the advent of Camp Keshet on Monday, June 24th, both daily Minyanim and the Mincha/Maariv Minyan - Monday through Friday - will be held in the Main Shul. This location change from the Beit Medrash will continue through Friday, August 16th. Thank you for your cooperation. ______________________________________________ CHINUCH/ADULT EDUCATION Guidelines for Lifecycle events can be downloaded from our website under the dropdown menu; Member Area/Guidelines (logged-in members only). YIEB & Highland Park Community Kollel. Gemara Class with Rabbi Nusbaum, Tuesday nights at 8:45 PM. Class resumes on June 17th with the topic "Prohibitions of Shabbat". In Depth Talmud Class Given by Yaakov Weinstein, Wednesday 8:30 PM In this week’s class we will discuss, “Reliving the Exodus: Pesach and Every Day.” Wednesday Mornings Women's Class with Rabbi Weinstein is on summer break! _____________________________________________ The WISE summer learning series will begin on Saturday, July 5th and will continue throughout the summer. If you are interested in either hosting or presenting, please contact Claire Kagel 732.613.9511 or e-mail Jay Weinstein, Rabbi 732.354.5912 (cell) 732.254.1860 x2 (office) Bertin Lefkovic, Editor Aron J. Adams, President Yaakov Wasser, Inaugural Rabbi (1979-2009), Retired
  • 2. _____________________________________________ DAF YOMI: From Rabbi Weinstein Join Daf Yomi at YIEB with Rabbi Weinstein: • Monday through Friday after 1st Minyan (approximately 7:10-7:45 AM) Sunday morning after 1st Minyan (approximately 8:10-8:45 AM) • Shabbat morning following 1st Minyan (rotation of presenters). _____________________________________________ DAF YOMI B’IYUN Join Rabbi Shlomo Landau on Tuesday nights at 8:45 PM, followed by Maariv at 9:30 PM, to explore in depth, a topic from the week’s Daf Yomi. Can’t make it in person? Do Daf Yomi online! _____________________________________________ YIEB MOMMY AND ME CLASS For all moms with young children at home will now be held weekly on Tuesday mornings from 10-12. Ages birth and up welcome! For more information and details regarding location, please contact Joelle Yavin at ______________________________________________ GRAND FINALE YOUTH ADVENTURE… FROM SHABBAT TO MOTZASH (see flyer for details) Shabbat, June 20th-21st Regular Shabbat Groups and Cocoa Club Mommy/Daddy and Me Official Program @10:45 Shabbat afternoon 4:00pm-5:30pm - Shabbat Get-Together with Refreshments and Snacks for all families with children through 4th Grade @ Yehuda & Yosef German’s home (58 Tall Oaks Drive) 7:30pm - Teen-led Mincha in Beit Midrash 8:00pm-9:21pm – Seudah Shlishit open to all 5th through 8th graders (see flyer for details) 9:21pm - Teen-led Maariv and Havdalah 9:45pm-11:30pm – Melavah malka, pizza, ice cream, and Game Night ($6 per person - RSVP required ______________________________________________ SUMMER IS HERE!!!!! First day of camp is this Monday, June 23rd. If you have not signed your child(ren) up for Camp Keshet, it's not too late. We have amazing trips, sports, crafts, baking, zumba, activities, and so much more! DON’T MISS OUT ON THE BEST SUMMER EVER! New Affiliations Central NJ now has a Bnei Akiva summer camp of their own! We are thrilled to announce that Camp Keshet is now affiliated with Bnei Akiva! Another amazing Keshet summer is coming, now with all the benefits of Bnei Akiva. Morning mifkad, joint programs with Moshava Ba’ir and IO and so much more! Camp Keshet now has a Yachad shadow program. We are proud to be able to offer a safe and exciting camp experience for all who desire it. Keshet’s main camp is open to 2 year olds through those entering 4th grade. TLC is now open to those entering 5th through 8th grades. _________________________________________ MEALS ON WHEELS WANTED: Jumpers and Drivers for Meals on Wheels two hours once a month. Call Sarah Naus 732.257.5378 or Sarita Sragow 732.257.2081 _____________________________________________________ YAHRTZEITS 23 Sivan 5774 Robert Rosenberg for his Brother, Avraham ben Isser Zev Rosenberg on 6/21/2014 23 Sivan 5774 Robert Rosenberg for his Brother, Shmuel ben Isser Zev Rosenberg on 6/21/2014 23 Sivan 5774 Robert Rosenberg for his Brother, Boruch ben Isser Zev Rosenberg on 6/21/2014 23 Sivan 5774 Robert Rosenberg for his Brother, Moshe ben Isser Zev Rosenberg on 6/21/2014 24 Sivan 5774 Miriam Rosenblum for her Grandfather, Zalman Leib Ben Eliezer (Samuel Sibel) on 6/22/2014 25 Sivan 5774 Sandra Levine for her Grandmother, Pesa Bat Rav Shmuel (Pauline Anstadt) on 6/23/2014 25 Sivan 5774 Eli Dayan for his Brother, Shlomo Ben Yosef (Solomon Dayan) on 6/23/2014 26 Sivan 5774 Cheryl Svei for her Father, Arieh Leib Ben Chaim (Leroy Rosen) on 6/24/2014 27 Sivan 5774 Fred Gerewitz for his Father, Avraham Ben Muttel (Abraham Gerewitz) on 6/25/2014 27 Sivan 5774 Rabbi Nathan Langer for his Father, Pesach Ben Chaim Yaakov Halevi (Philip Langer) on 6/25/2014 28 Sivan 5774 Sylvia Kirshner for her Brother, Nussen Pesach ben Yaakov (Norman Shyken) on 6/26/2014 28 Sivan 5774 Elliot Denenberg for his Father, Natan Ben Meir Yaakov (Nathan Denenberg) on 6/26/2014 28 Sivan 5774 Milton Goldman and Marvin Goldman for their Father, Tzvi Ben Avraham (Harry Goldman) on 6/26/2014 29 Sivan 5774 Grace Hackman for her Sister, Fraida Bat Shlomo (Frieda Cotler) on 6/27/2014 ___________________________________________ ***************** Community Announcements ****************** (YIEB does not endorse the Kashrut of any non-YIEB event or listing appearing in the Newsletter) YACHAD, THE NATIONAL JEWISH COUNCIL FOR DISABILITIES is a thriving global organization dedicated to addressing the needs of all Jewish individuals with disabilities and ensuring their inclusion in every aspect of Jewish life. The inclusive design aims to ensure persons with diverse abilities their rightful place within the Jewish community, while helping to educate and advocate to the Jewish world for a greater understanding, acceptance, outreach, and a pro-disability attitude. Our diverse services include, but are not limited to: social programming for all age groups; counseling services for individuals and families; weekend retreats; extensive parent support services; sibling services; vocational training and job placement; professional advocates and case managers; summer camps for members of all ages; special needs yeshivas; Shabbat programs; Day Habilitation programs; Israel Birthright trips for persons with mobility and/or special learning needs; social skills development; lobbying for pro- disability legislation on the local, state, and federal levels; high school and university leadership program. Here in Middlesex County Yachad members participate in different inclusive activities each month. For more information about upcoming events in Middlesex County contact Jeremy Lichtman and Tobey Karpel at ___________________________________________________ The Women's AMEN Group meets weekly on Sundays at 9:30 AM in a downstairs classroom at Congregation Ohr Torah. The group meets in the zechus of a refuah shelaimah for Menachem Mordechai ben Ophira and other Cholim in the community. _____________________________________________________ JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER ANNOUNCES SPRING TRIP WINTERTHUR and THE “COSTUMES OF DOWNTON ABBEY” EXHIBIT, Wednesday, June 25th If you are a Downton Abbey fan or just want a lovely day out you’ll join us for a trip to Winterthur, the famous du Pont estate, museum and gardens in Delaware on Wednesday, June 25. Bus leaves the JCC on Oak Tree Rd in Edison at 8:45 AM; returns approximately 7:00 PM. $76/JCCMC Member; $81/Non-member includes transportation, admission, all docent-guided tours, tram ride through the gardens, tips and snacks. Lunch is on your own at Winterthur or brings it from home. There is limited seating and reservations for are on a first come, first served basis. Call 732.494.3232 to have forms sent to you. To register please send the names of the participants, along with your check, payable to the JCC, to: Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ 08820, and write Douglas Simon in HP in the memo section. For more information on this and other upcoming JCC programs and trips please call Diane Mael, Director of Adult Services at 732.494.3232 extension 3614. _____________________________________________________ JFVS HAPPENINGS • JRecovery: A New Support Group for Addicts, Family & Friends - Free, anonymous, and safe, Jewish self-help group to complement 12-step programs. The support group meets Monday nights, 7:30 - 8:30PM at the JFVS office in Milltown, 32 Ford Ave, 2nd Floor. Parking is on the street. Entrance to building is through the parking lot, ramp entrance to elevator. • SAVE THE DATE-Chai Tea Luncheon - Event includes a unique lunch and entertainment by The Dynamic Duo. Opportunities to advertise in an ad journal are available. Wednesday, August 13th at Congregation B'nai Tikvah, Noon. Tickets on sale soon. Check back at the JFVS adult day care services offers a supportive 3 day a week program for the growing number of seniors in our community. Members can have the opportunity to participate in a variety of social, recreational and educational activities. The program can enhance independence, socialization, self esteem and foster relationships for those who are socially isolated. The Elder Day Program accepts individuals with mild to moderate dementia; age criteria 60+. A senior service and completion of clinical assessment is required to determine eligibility and if this type of program will meet the needs of the client. For more information on how to enroll a family member, or to learn about the benefits of the Elder Day Program to please call 732.777.1940. ______________________________________________ Highland Park First Aid Cards For Sale: The Highland Park First Aid discount cards are available for purchase. The cost is $30.00 for two cards and $40.00 for three cards. Cards may be purchased from any Highland Park squad member or Leah Paretzky at 732.985.0764. ______________________________________________ Visiting Nurse Association Health Group is inviting members of the community to join our team of hospice volunteers. Discover the Joy of being a Hospice Volunteer. If you have a warm heart, a listening ear, and the gift of compassion you can make a difference in the life of a hospice patient or family member. Visiting Nurse Association Health Group Hospice is providing training for all individuals interested in becoming hospice volunteers in several counties throughout New Jersey. Training and support will be provided by members of the VNA Health Group Hospice team on 3 consecutive Tuesdays July 15, 22, and 29 from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM at VNAHG 176 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ. There are many rewards and opportunities available to hospice volunteers though home visitation, administrative support and special projects to support our mission of caring and compassion. Volunteers must attend all 3 sessions. To register, please call Pauline De Palma, BSW 732.224.6933. For more information about VNAHG services and programs, visit ______________________________________________
  • 3. ‘A YIEB Young Families sponsored event’ Come sail with Jersey Shore Pirates. Bring your young pirates aboard the Sea Gypsy for a swashbuckling Pirate Adventure on the Metedeconk River in Brick NJ. A perfect adventure! * Limited spots available. Deadline: Monday, June 30th * Sailing Time: Sunday, July 13th @ 2PM Ticket Prices: $20 /pp for all mates 3 years and older. RSVP and Payment via ShulCloud. ** Face painting and dress up will begin at 1:30pm just prior to sailing time. Don't miss the chance to transform your little ones into swashbuckling pirates! For more information, please contact: Mark Weissman:
  • 5. Ask Yourself These Questions: 1. Do you use electricity or natural gas for your home and/or business? 2. Would you like to discover a way to pay less for the supply portion of your electric or natural gas bill? 3. Would you like to receive up to $50.00 for trying out a company’s service?* If you answered YES to any of these questions, call David Falk & Joshua Fogel at 732.698.7406 A portion of the proceeds, directly generated from this ad, supports the Young Israel of East Brunswick *The $50 Welcome Bonus Promotion Is For New Residential Customers Who Enroll From January 15, 2014 to June 2, 2014 Residential Energy Supply Services Currently in the Following States: CT, GA, IL, ME, MD, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA and RI (Coming Soon: MA, TX)