YIS  Youth  
and Teen
Kef Baboker
  Supervised informal play for all children in the classrooms 
Teen Takeover
Main Shul  
Grades 3-6
Lower Level
Youth Lounge
Club Kef
Boys and Girls, 
N-3rd Grade
 Formal & Fun
Youth Tefillah
& Educational Programming

7th & 8th Grade CIT  
Training Program  
 Rabbis Office
Jared Dubro
With Jared still
 in a semi-coma, non-communicative and in the hospital,
 the Dubro family
continues to need
 help with meals.
  Click here password:
jane, to sign up.

Any questions, please
call Diane Katz:
Thank you.
& Meals
for our  
Bnei Akiva  
Click here If you are
interested in hosting
our Bnei Akiva  
for Shabbat meals. 
Robyn Shapiro
or Pamela Lauchheimer ( Pamela.lauchheimer
if you have any questions.
YIS Yoetzet Halacha
Shiffy Friedman
Shiffy Friedman
 is available at all
times to speak with
 women and answer questions regarding Mikveh, Taharat Hamishpacha,
 Family Planning
and Other Intimacy
 Related Matters.  

As Jews, we very
 often celebrate
and commemorate
 with food and
 communal spirit.
If you have an
upcoming life-cycle
 event, think about  
sponsoring a Kiddush!

To place an order

and find out pricing  

please contact

Ariella Kleinhaus


Seudah Shlishit Sponsorship
If you are planning
 to sponsor a
Seudah Shlishit
for a yahrzeit or to
mark some other
 special occasion, 
please contact   
Stuart Benson, 
A Dedication is a meaningful way
 to share a simcha, 
memorialize a
 loved one or connect
 with a fellow
 while supporting our Kehillah. 
The following
 opportunities are
 Mazal Tov Card
$18 (suggested)
Siddur $36 
Chumash $54 
Leaf on the Tree of Life $360 
Yahrzeit Plaque $750 
Tree of Life Stone $5,000
Memorial Plaques
A memorial plaque
 takes between
 8 to 10 weeks to
 come back from
 the caster.
To place an order
for a plaque
contact Ken
 Chorzewski at
(914) 235-0860.

Deliver Kosher
to Homebound Older Adults

The YIS Sisterhood

is looking for  

volunteers to deliver

kosher meals to homebound older


 Meal Pick-Up and

    Container Drop-Off  

 at Sinai Free Synagogue. 

Deliveries will be

made in Southern Westchester.

  Please contact
 Caron Gelles for more information: 668-
Daf Yomi Resources

links to daf yomi

calendars, information

and on-line


 YU Torah

Daf Yomi Page,  

daf yomi shiur given

by Aryeh Leiboiwtz  

and links to daf yomi shiurim given by  

other Rebbeim

Rabbi Rosner's  

Daf Yomi Shiur,

an in-depth look  

at the daf

Rabbi Eliyahu Fink's
Daf Yomi Shiur,
a fast paced run
 through the daf,
and no prior Gemara experience is necessary.
Safety Reflector  
Safety Reflector Belts
from the OU.
If you would like to order
click here.


Torah Reader
Teen Takeover
  Kiddush Sponsors
Ariella and Brian Kleinhaus in honor of  
the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Aviva 
  Seudah Shlishit Sponsor
 Young Israel of Scarsdale
Friday Morning Shiur Sponsor
    Young Israel of Scarsdale 
Friday, January  12      
Shabbat, January  13   
Main Shul - Teen Takeover
Tefillah Insights w/ Richie Bienenfeld
Shabbat Ends
Teen Takeover:
Pesukei D'Zimra - Gavi Tropper
Shacharit - Sam Mandel
 Mussaf - Jonny Beretz
Torah Reading: Andy Katz, Ayden Morgenstern,
  Haftorah: Zach Davis
Mazel Tov  
Ariella and Brian Kleinhaus on the Bat Mitzvah
of their daughter, Aviva.
Howard Aubrey on the upcoming marriage  of his son,  
Jonathan to Stephanie Cohen.   
Barbara and Jerry Weinberg on the birth of their granddaughter, Ella Lauren, and to the parents, Max and Jess.   
Elaine and Eddie Meister on the birth of their granddaughter, Gabriella Pearl, and to the parents, Ilana and Adam.  
  Susan and Peter Galla on the birth of a grandson, Koby Solomon 
and to the parents, Martin and Daphna.
Sandy and Lew Trencher on the birth of a grandson  
and to the parents, Noam and Caroline Casper.   
Rabbi Simcha and Sari Willig  
on the birth of their daughter, Amalya 
YIS Annual AIPAC Shabbat, January 13th 
w/ Lt. Col. Peter Lerner (Res. IDF) 

YIS Academy of Jewish Studies 
Lecture Series w/ Rabbi Hayyim Angel
continues this Monday evening, January 15 
Jewish Leadership Shabbat  
w/ Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Upcoming January Youth Events



 YIS Heritage Mission to Poland 2018
If you would like to join our fast growing group and for more information about flights and itinerary please contact Stu Zisholtz, stu@zzllp.com  or Steve Halper, shalper@optonline.net  
Plus, mark your calendars for Monday night, January 29th @ 8:00pm for a one hour seminar with Dr. David Bernstein, entitled: "900 Years of Polish Jewish History." Open to all YIS members.
Notice of Annual Congregational Meeting
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Annual Meeting ("Congregational Meeting") of the Members of Young Israel of Scarsdale (the "Shul") will take place on January 17, 2018 at 8:30 p.m. at the Shul, 1313 Weaver Street, Scarsdale, New York, in the Clingman Social Hall.

(1) to elect officers for one-year terms beginning February 1, 2018.

(2) to elect trustees for the Class of 2021.

(3) to vote on the approval of a two-year employment agreement between Rabbi Nuriel Klinger and the Shul, a copy of which may be examined by any member in good standing in the Shul
office during regular Shul office hours for a period of 21 day prior to Congregational Meeting. The material terms of the employment agreement shall also be summarized at the Congregational Meeting.

(4) to fill two (2) vacancies for the trustee class of 2020 (formerly class of 2019); and

(5) to consider such other business which may properly be brought before the membership.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the "Nominating Committee Slate" of nominees is as follows:
Executive Committee Members / Officers:
1. Elisha Blechner, Co-President

2. Ari Raskas, Co-President

3. Sharon Povman, Executive Vice President

4. Michelle Gewanter, Vice President/Secretary

5. David Kauvar, Vice President

6. Joshua Rosenbaum, Vice President

7. Ruth Steinberg, Treasurer

8. Lizzy Trump, Vice President

Trustees Class of 2021:

1. Arthur Cotliar

2. Jonathan Eiseman

3. Steve Halper

4. Maggie Kagan

5. Jonathan Katz

6. Yale Lipchik

7. Warren Newcorn

8. Rise Robbins

9. Elaine Schnall

10. Steve Smith

11. Barbara Weinberg

Trustees Class of 2020 (formerly class of 2019)
1. Michael Rosenbaum (Replacing Joshua Rosenbaum);

2. Stu Zisholtz (Replacing Lizzy Trump)

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT nominations by petition may be made in accordance with Article XI Section 2 and Section 3 of the Amended and Restated Constitution and By-Laws of the Young Israel of Scarsdale effective as of December 18, 2014. In the event there are nominations by petition, notice of such nominations shall be given by the Presidents to the congregation no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 10, 2018.

Thank you.

David Rivkin and Michael Mandel
Michelle Gewanter
6:45am & 8:30am
Monday, MLK Day
6:35am & 8:30am 
  Weds, Rosh Chodesh Shevat
Th  6:35am  
T, F   6:45am
   S-Th Mincha/Maariv  4:40pm 
 Late Maariv  M-Th 9:00pm
Misheberach for our Chayalim
Our community is honored to have the following young men and women affiliated with YIS families serving as IDF Soldiers. Please keep them in your prayers always.
Cfir Feinberg
  Yoni Hill
  Michael Kesselman
  Benny Mestel
Zach Schwarzbaum
Olivia Schwartz  
  Daf HaShavuah 
 Sundays, 7:30 am
Rabbi Jared Rosenfeld

Gentleman's Kollel
Sunday 9:00am
Women's Tehillim   
 Mondays, 9:30 am
at the home of
Vicki Bienenfeld

 Sefer HaChinuch 
Monday Morning
following services  
Rabbi Klinger 
Talmud Themes
Mondays, 8:00 pm
Rabbi Froimowitz
Mishnah in the Morning
Masechet Rosh Hashana 
Tuesday morning
following services
 Hersh Wolf
Rabbi's Chumash Class
Tuesday 8:00pm
Rabbi Jonathan Morgenstern 
Gemara B'Iyun
Wednesday Morning
 following services
Rabbi  Morgenstern

Livin' On A Prayer
Wednesday 8:00pm  
Rabbi Klinger  
  Living By The Code
Of Jewish Law
Thursday morning
following services
Rabbi Klinger   

"This Week's Parsha"
with the Rabbi 
Friday morning
following services,
w/bagels, lox &
full breakfast
Rabbi  Morgenstern 

Mishnah Berurah
Shabbat following the  
Hashkama minyan
Dr. Steven Keller 
Parashat HaShavua  
Shabbat following  the  
  Hashkama Minyan
Shiur on Tefillot 
  Shabbat 40 minutes 
before Mincha 
Richard Bienenfeld  
Chesed Corner
Do you have guests  
for Shabbat or Yom Tov 
 who can't walk to shul 
 on their own?
Is someone in your
family recovering from
 an accident?
offers to lend the following items to YIS families:  
Sabbath-compliant electric scooter, wheelchairs, transporter chairs, commodes, walkers , canes,  
shower chairs
 and a Hoyer Lift. 
Please contact the
shul office to borrow
 any item or contact
 Howie Bryks
 (bryksh at aol.com)
if you have
 questions or would
like to donate additional items.
YIS Assists established
 by Chanie and Howie Bryks
 in memory of
Chanie's mother,
 Thelma Herskowitz,
Tova Leah
 bat Yitzchak Tzvi Hacohen
and by  
Sharon & Harold Aspis
 in memory of
 Sharon's father,
  Israel Friedrich,  
Yisroel Meir ben Mordechai.
DOROT is looking for
 volunteers of all ages
to visit socially isolated
seniors in Westchester.
Volunteers are matched
 with seniors based on
common interests and
 availability. If interested,
 please contact
Monica Aboodi
at 914-450-2165 or mgaboodi@yahoo.com.  
If you would like to get rid of:
* All clothing
* Linens
 Get rid of the mess
and get a mitzvah!
In addition to a mitzvah,
 you will receive a valuable
tax deduction as well!
We are collecting these items
 for an organization called
All items should be clean
 and in good shape,
 clothing should be
up-to-date and
 still fashionable.
Remember: you are
giving these things to
 a 'close relative,' and it
costs the organization
 money to sort
and dispose of poor
Currently Scott Greenbaum is not able to take your donations to Monsey. Volunteers would be appreciated. Please contact Scott if you are able to help: 
914-723-1797 ;
leave a message
 if we are not home.
May your efforts  
be a z'chus
 for the
Refua Shelaimah of  
Aharon ben Henya Hadassah
Libby Chava Leah bat Sharonne Rifka, is unable to receive her neuroblastoma cancer treatment for the last 3 months as she is battling with a serious platelet condition. Most days Libby needs platelets transfusions.
If anyone in New York City, or if you have friends there, who can donate platelets to LIBBY NAGEL, she has an account at Memorial Sloan Kettering blood donor room. If Libby doesn't need them at the time,  they get given to another patient. With Gratitude to Hashem.
Telephone # for setting up appointment is 1-800-525-2225.
Click here for guidelines and instructions.
Adult Ed Arts Institute at SAR Academy! Begins in January. Choose a 4-week class such as Mixed Media Studio, Guitar Workshop, Watercolor Workshop, Come Out & Clay & more! Also, pop-up sessions such as printmaking, 3D design & others! Learn more register here: https://buff.ly/2BRwjt2 
SAR 49th Anniversary Dinner will be held next Motzei Shabbat, January 13th in support of the Scholarship Fund. Join us as we celebrate our community and our honorees, Lauren & David Lieberman, Howard & Barbara Weiner, and Ali Bloom; Co-Chairs, Michelle & David Levine and Jessica & Jason Muss. If you cannot attend, consider supporting the campaign-- every gift matters. Questions: email Heidi Greenbaum at greenh@saracademy.org. To
RSVP or make a contribution go to  www.sardinner.org.
Join us at the Westchester
Hebrew High School  
Annual Dinner on  
February 11, 2018, 5:00pm.    
Westchester Hebrew High School will celebrate its Annual Gala Dinner on February 11, 2018 at 5pm at the JCC of Harrison.  Our deserving honorees are: Cindy Sternklar Worenklein & Jay Worenklein (Etz Chaim Award), Mr. Michael Tedesco (Faculty Award) and Evan Azoulay ('10, Alumni Award).  Visit our dinner website for additional information, to make reservations and place journal ads: 
  Click here