Weekly Announcements

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Ahavat Yisrael of Wesley Hills

Schedule & Announcements


May 26 –June 2

1 Sivan – 8 Sivan


Kiddush on Shabbat: 

    • Hashkama: is available for sponsorship.
    • Main Minyan:  is sponsored in honor of the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Yerushalayim.
    • Seudah Shlishi:  is sponsored by the Harold and Susan Loiterman.


Thank you to Yak Etlinger for installing lock box and repairing storm door.

Congratulations to the 8th graders at ASHAR for their very special holocaust presentation "Names not numbers", participants included Simi Katz and Moshe Jacobson


Special Seudah Shlishit: Rabbi Bush will speak on the topic “Asei l'cha Rav and getting a second opinion”. Thank you to Susan Loiterman for arranging and sponsoring this event.


Shavuot Learning: We will be having learning on the first night of Shavuot (Wed night). The shul will open for family learning at 11:00 PM, with Rabbi Bush shiur starting at 11:45 PM.   Did the Midrash really mean that?". 


Shavuot Luncheon:  Wednesday May 31-(Rain date June 1)  Shavuot Luncheon at 123 E Willow Tree Rd (home of Harold and Susan Loiterman).  Please contact Susan Loiterman (845-641-9637-call or text- or loyd1@optonline.net) to reserve place and to communicate what you are contributing.  Need: tables, chairs, paper goods, plastic flatware,  servers, food, and sponsors.  After lunch, Steve Katz will give a shiur in the shul “"What's your prescription? How to see Hashem in the world”


Membership Meeting: We will be having a membership meeting on Monday, May 29 at 8 PM at Ahavat Yisrael to vote on new board members for the coming year.  If any members are interested in serving on the board please contact Irwin Hollander or Merryl Troodler.


Graduation Kiddush: The graduation kiddush will be Parshat Beha’alotcha June 10, 2017.  If you have a graduate that you would like to acknowledge, whether from Preschool, 8th grade, High School, College, Seminary, or Graduate School.  Please contact Ellen Pincus at GraduationKiddush@nsherri.com with the name and graduation level and send a check to the shul – for $40.00 to the attention of Susan Loiterman with notation – Graduation Kiddush


Shul Dinner:  The annual shul dinner this year is a “dinnerless” dinner.  The event will be held as a dessert reception on Sunday, June 11 at 7:30 PM. Please look for invitations in the mail.






Mincha: 7:00 PM

Candlelighting: 8:00 PM


SHABBAT (5/27)

Shacharit: 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM (each followed by Kiddush)

Latest Time for Shma:  9:11 AM

Daf Yomi: 6:15 PM

Parsha Shiur: 7:00 PM

Mincha:  7:30 PM  

Shabbos Ends: 9:04 PM 


SUNDAY (5/28)

Shacharit: 7:00 AM followed by Daf Yomi &

8:00 AM followed by the Rabbi’s  Gemara Shiur

Mincha and Maariv: 8:00 PM 


MONDAY Memorial Day (5/29)

Shacharit: 7:00 AM followed by Daf Yomi

& 8:00 AM

Membership Meeting: 8:00 PM

Maariv: 9:00 PM



Mincha and Candlelighting: 8:03 PM

Learning at night: 11:45 PM


WEDNESDAY SHAVUOT 1 Akdamot (5/31)

Shacharit: 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM

Latest Time for Shma:  9:11 AM

Lunch at Loiterman followed by Shiur in Shul

Daf Yomi: 7:15 PM

Mincha:  8:05 PM  Learning until Maariv

Maariv and preperations for the second night: 9:04 PM 


THURSDAY SHAVUOT 2 Megillat Ruth Yizkor (6/1)

Shacharit: 7:00 AM & 9:00 AM

Daf Yomi: 7:15 PM

Mincha:  8:05 PM   Learning until Maariv

Maariv and end of YomTov: 9:04 PM



Mincha: 7:00 PM

Candle lighting: 8:05 PM

Saturday, May 27 2017 2 Sivan 5777