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Month: March 2012

HJC News – Tzav / Shabbos Hagadol

Mazel Tov to Rabbi Yossi and Gila Kirsch on the engagement of their son Moshe to Rivka Weingarden.

Condolences to Gavriel Schneider on the passing of his mother. Gavriel will be returning to Cleveland to sit Shiva at his home, 2237 Green Rd. from Sunday through Wednesday morning.  There will be a Mincha-Maariv minyan at his home Sunday, Monday and Tuesday at 7:40pm.

Kiddush this week is sponsored by Gershon and Mary Ireland in honor of the Alons’ visit.  


I will be available this week to arrange for the sale of Chometz. Forms are available in the office.

Please support the shul’s Sheimos collection drive. Call the office during the week for details and pick-up times.

Heights Jewish Center Synagogue announces that our Third Annual Used Book Fair will be held on Sunday May 6th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in the main floor social hall. We are now accepting donations of books – Jewish and Secular. Please drop them off at the Shul office.
 
Good Shabbos.
Rabbi Davidovich
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Friday, March 30
  

  Mincha              6:20 PM
  Candle lighting     6:31 PM till 7:32 PM  

Saturday, March 31 (Tzav)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Shabbos Hagadol Drasha   6:30 PM
  Mincha       7:25 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   8:41 PM


The Week of April 1 through 5
  

  Shacharis

   Sunday        8:00 AM
   Monday through  Thursday    6:45 AM
       
  Mincha-Maariv
    Sunday through Friday    7:40 PM
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Erev Pesach Schedule
   Thursday Night Bedikas Chometz after  8:41 PM
Friday April 6 (Erev Pesach)
Fast of the Firstborn starts at  5:48 AM

Shacharis        6:30 AM, followed by Siyum

Latest Time to Eat Chometz    10:55 AM

Latest Time to Own Chometz   12:12 PM

Candle-Lighting      7:39 PM

Mincha  7:40 PM

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HJC News – Vayikra / Hachodesh

Mazel Tov to David and Devorah Goldblatt on the Bris of their son, Noam Yitzchak. 

Mazel Tov to grandparents Rabbi Yehuda and Channah Appel and great grandparents Harold and Feiga Males on the birth of a boy to Shaya and Shevy Appel of Lakewood NJ.

Mazel Tov to Shaul and Yocheved Wylen on the birth of a daughter, Eliana Dina.

Our condolences to the Seltzer family on the passing of Hillel’s grandmother Jeanette Seltzer.

Kiddush this week is sponsored by Corey and Jessica Adler in memory of Corey’s father Yaakov ben Zev.


Shalosh Seudos is sponsored by Alex Adelman in memory of Blanche Adleman and in memory of Rabbi Schur.

I will be giving part  two of my Hilchos Pesach review this Monday night, March 26, at 8:15 PM.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Chometz Sale forms will become available then and afterwards.


Next Friday we will be taking in an early Shabbos, with Mincha at 6:20 PM.  

Please support the shul’s Sheimos collection drive. Call the office during the week for details and pick-up times.

Pesach wine orders are now being accepted. To order wine or for more information please contact Rob Altshuler.

Pesach is almost here, please make your reservations now for the Shabbos Hagadol meals being offered by Heights Jewish Center on March 30th and 31st to make your life easier. Meals are subject to a first come first served basis.

Heights Jewish Center Synagogue announces that our Third Annual Used Book Fair will be held on Sunday May 6th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in the main floor social hall. We are now accepting donations of books – Jewish and Secular. Please drop them off at the Shul office.
 
Good Shabbos.
Rabbi Davidovich
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Friday, March 23
  Candle lighting     7:25 PM  

  Mincha              7:30 PM

Saturday, March 24 (Vayikra / Hachodesh)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Navi class   6:45 PM
  Mincha       7:15 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   8:34 PM


The Week of March 25 through 30
  

  Shacharis

   Sunday        8:00 AM
   Monday through  Friday    6:45 AM
       
  Mincha-Maariv
    Sunday through  Thursday    7:35 PM
    Friday                      6:20 PM
    Next Friday Candle Lighting    between 6:31 PM and  7:32 PM
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Learning Opportunities this week
  Mishnayos:    Sunday through Thursday after Maariv
  Gemara:      Monday through Friday at 6:15 AM
  Chumash Rashi:   Sunday through Friday after Shacharis
  Gemara shiur with Rabbi Kirsch:   Sunday evening at 8:30 PM for men
  Ethics of our Fathers for Mothers with Deena Davidovich: Monday 9:15 AM for women at 3791 Severn

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Condolences

We regret to inform you of the passing of Jeanette Seltzer, grandmother of Hillel Seltzer. Her funeral will be held tomorrow, Monday March 19, at 11am at Berkowitz-Kumin. Burial will be at Mount Olive Cemetery.  The family will be gathered from after the funeral until after Mincha-Maariv at the home of David and Adina Seltzer, 14341 Washington Blvd. in University Heights.

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Corrected Time: HJC News – Vayakhel-Pekudei / Parshas Parah

Friday, March 16
  Candle lighting     7:16 PM  

  Mincha              7:20 PM

Saturday, March 17 (Vayakhel-Pekudei / Parah)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Navi class   6:35 PM
  Mincha       7:05 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   8:25 PM


The Week of March 18 through 23
  

  Shacharis

   Sunday        8:00 AM
   Monday through  Friday    6:45 AM
       
  Mincha-Maariv
    Sunday through  Thursday    7:25 PM
    Friday                      7:30 PM
    Next Friday Candle Lighting    7:25 PM
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Mazel Tov to David and Devorah Goldblatt on the birth of a boy.  Sholom Zochor tonight at 2418 Elmdale, after at 9:30pm. Mazel Tov to grandparents Rabbi Yehuda and Channah Appel and Harold and Feiga Males.

Our condolences to Penny Beer on the passing of her mother Lorraine Crowley. Penny will be sitting Shiva at her home 4377 Churchill, Saturday night from 9pm till 11pm and Sunday from 11am till 9pm. For meals please contact Lisa Beer at lisa.e.beer@gmail. 

Kiddush this week is sponsored by Martin and Marla Lipman in memory of Marla’s mother Leah bas Velvel Chaim. 


Shalosh Seudos is sponsored by the Abramov and Malakhimov families in memory of their grandmother Rachel Bas Yitzchok Boruch v’ Frida.

The next Hot Topics Breakfast will be this Sunday March 18th at 9:00 AM. Feel free to discuss any topic on your mind. The breakfast is sponsored by Chuck and Sandy Zeitler in honor of Sandy’s birthday.

I will be giving a two-part Hilchos Pesach review on Monday nights March 19 and 26, at 8:15 PM.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Chometz Sale forms will become available then and afterwards.


Pesach wine orders are now being accepted. To order wine or for more information please contact Rob Altshuler.

Pesach is almost here, please make your reservations now for the Shabbos Hagadol meals being offered by Heights Jewish Center on March 30th and 31st to make your life easier. Meals are subject to a first come first served basis.

Heights Jewish Center Synagogue announces that our Third Annual Used Book Fair will be held on Sunday May 6th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in the main floor social hall. We are now accepting donations of books – Jewish and Secular. Please drop them off at the Shul office.
 
Good Shabbos.
Rabbi Davidovich

Learning Opportunities this week
  Mishnayos:    Sunday through Thursday after Maariv
  Gemara:      Monday through Friday at 6:15 AM
  Chumash Rashi:   Sunday through Friday after Shacharis
  Gemara shiur with Rabbi Kirsch:   Sunday evening at 8:30 PM for men
  Ethics of our Fathers for Mothers with Deena Davidovich: Monday 9:15 AM for women at 3791 Severn

 

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HJC News – Vayakhel-Pekudei / Parshas Parah

Mazel Tov to David and Devorah Goldblatt on the birth of a boy.  Sholom Zochor tonight at 2418 Elmdale, after at 9:30pm. Mazel Tov to grandparents Rabbi Yehuda and Channah Appel and Harold and Feiga Males.

Our condolences to Penny Beer on the passing of her mother Lorraine Crowley. Penny will be sitting Shiva at her home 4377 Churchill, Saturday night from 9pm till 11pm and Sunday from 11am till 9pm. For meals please contact Lisa Beer at lisa.e.beer@gmail. 

Kiddush this week is sponsored by Martin and Marla Lipman in memory of Marla’s mother Leah bas Velvel Chaim. 


Shalosh Seudos is sponsored by the Abramov and Malakhimov families in memory of their grandmother Rachel Bas Yitzchok Boruch v’ Frida.

The next Hot Topics Breakfast will be this Sunday March 18th at 9:00 AM. Feel free to discuss any topic on your mind. The breakfast is sponsored by Chuck and Sandy Zeitler in honor of Sandy’s birthday.

I will be giving a two-part Hilchos Pesach review on Monday nights March 19 and 26, at 8:15 PM.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Chometz Sale forms will become available then and afterwards.


Pesach wine orders are now being accepted. To order wine or for more information please contact Rob Altshuler.

Pesach is almost here, please make your reservations now for the Shabbos Hagadol meals being offered by Heights Jewish Center on March 30th and 31st to make your life easier. Meals are subject to a first come first served basis.

Heights Jewish Center Synagogue announces that our Third Annual Used Book Fair will be held on Sunday May 6th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in the main floor social hall. We are now accepting donations of books – Jewish and Secular. Please drop them off at the Shul office.
 
Good Shabbos.
Rabbi Davidovich
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Friday, March 16

  Candle lighting     6:16 PM  

  Mincha              6:20 PM

Saturday, March 17 (Vayakhel-Pekudei / Parah)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Navi class   6:35 PM
  Mincha       7:05 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   8:25 PM


The Week of March 18 through 23
  

  Shacharis

   Sunday        8:00 AM
   Monday through  Friday    6:45 AM
       
  Mincha-Maariv
    Sunday through  Thursday    7:25 PM
    Friday                      7:30 PM
    Next Friday Candle Lighting    7:25 PM
Learning Opportunities this week
  Mishnayos:    Sunday through Thursday after Maariv
  Gemara:      Monday through Friday at 6:15 AM
  Chumash Rashi:   Sunday through Friday after Shacharis
  Gemara shiur with Rabbi Kirsch:   Sunday evening at 8:30 PM for men
  Ethics of our Fathers for Mothers with Deena Davidovich: Monday 9:15 AM for women at 3791 Severn

 

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Shiva hours

Penny Beer will be sitting Shiva, for her mother Lorraine Crowley, in Cleveland at her home 4377 Churchill, on Saturday night from  9pm till 11pm and Sunday from 11am till 9pm. 

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HJC News – Ki Sisa

Mazel Tov to Rabbi Yehuda and Chana Appel on the birth of a grandson, and Harold and Feiga Males, on the birth of a great-grandson, born to Ariel and Haya (Appel) Fishman.

Shalosh Seudos this week is sponsored by Alex and Marina Abramov in memory of Marina’s brother Ephraim Chaim ben Moshe V’Yosepha.   At Shalosh Seudos I will be speaking about Rabbi Schur ZT”L, whose Yohrtzeit is this coming Thursday.

The Shul will be updating its Misheberach List this week.  Only names submitted to the office anew, at office@hjcs.org, will be on the list.  And we will review the list again right before Pesach.  

I will be giving a two-part Hilchos Pesach review on Monday nights March 19 and 26, at 8:15 PM.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The Shul will be hosting Shabbos Hagodol meals here in the shul, Friday night March 30 and Shabbos Day March 31. Please call the office to RSVP.

The Shul is also taking wine orders in time for Pesach. Please contact the office to make your orders. 

Heights Jewish Center’s Third Annual Book Fair will take place on Sunday May 6 from 9am till 2pm.  We are now accepting donations of books in the Shul office.  

Remember to set your clocks ahead by one hour before going to sleep Saturday night.

Good Shabbos
Rabbi Davidovich

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Friday, March 9

  Candle lighting     6:08 PM  

  Mincha              6:10 PM

Saturday, March 10 (Ki Sisa)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Navi class   5:30 PM
  Mincha       6:00 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   7:18 PM


The Week of March 11 through 16
  

  Shacharis

   Sunday        8:00 AM
   Monday through  Friday    6:45 AM
       
  Mincha-Maariv
    Sunday through  Thursday    7:15 PM
    Friday                      7:20 PM
    Next Friday Candle Lighting    7:16 PM
Learning Opportunities this week
  Mishnayos:    Sunday through Thursday after Maariv
  Gemara:      Monday through Friday at 6:15 AM
  Chumash Rashi:   Sunday through Friday after Shacharis
  Gemara shiur with Rabbi Kirsch:   Sunday evening at 8:30 PM for men
  Ethics of our Fathers for Mothers with Deena Davidovich: Monday 9:15 AM for women at 3791 Severn
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HJC News – Tetzaveh / Zachor

Kiddush this week is sponsored by Stuart and Jennifer Mintz in memory of Stuart’s father Bill Mintz, Zev ben Aharon.

Shalosh Seudos this week is sponsored by Hillel and Zahava Seltzer in memory of Hillel’s father Yehoshua Mordechai ben Alexander. 

Purim is right around the corner and the shul will be having a food-and-fun-filled BreakFast after the 7:10PM Megillah reading on Wednesday night March 7. Please call the office to RSVP.

Purim Cards are now available in the office. Please call or email the office to get your Purim cards ahead of the rush.

The Shul will be hosting Shabbos Hagodol meals here in the shul. Please call the office to RSVP.

The Shul is also taking wine orders in time for Pesach. Please contact the office to make your orders. 

Heights Jewish Center’s Third Annual Book Fair will take place on Sunday May 6 from 9am till 2pm.  We are now accepting donations of books in the Shul office.  

Good Shabbos
Rabbi Davidovich

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Friday, March 2

  Candle lighting     6:00 PM  

  Mincha              6:05 PM

Saturday, March 3 (Tetzaveh / Zachor)
  Parsha class   8:30 AM
  Shacharis   9:00 AM
  Navi class   5:20 PM
  Mincha       5:50 PM  (Followed by Shalosh Seudos)
  Shabbos ends   7:10 PM


The Week of March 4 through 9
  

  Sunday March 4

   Shacharis        8:00 AM
   Mincha-Maariv     6:10 PM
       
  Monday-Tuesday, March 5-6
    Shacharis      6:45 AM
    Mincha      6:10 PM
  Wednesday, March 7 (Taanis Esther)
    Fast begins           5:38 AM
    Shacharis             6:30 AM
    Mincha                5:55 PM
    Maariv                 6:50 PM
    Megillah Reading  7:10 PM
  Thursday March 8 (Purim) 
    Shacharis            6:30 AM
    First Megillah Reading  not before 7:00 AM
    Second Megillah Reading   9:30 AM
    Mincha        4:00 PM
   
 Friday March 9 (Shushan Purim)
    Shacharis    6:45 AM
    Candle-Lighting 6:08 PM
    Mincha    6:10 PM
         
Learning Opportunities this week
  Mishnayos:    Monday and Tuesday after Maariv
  Gemara:      Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 6:15 AM
  Chumash Rashi:   Sunday through Wednesday and Friday after Shacharis
  Gemara shiur with Rabbi Kirsch:   Sunday evening at 8:30 PM for men
  Ethics of our Fathers for Mothers with Deena Davidovich: Monday 9:15 AM for women at 3791 Severn
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