YIS Shabbat
Teen Minyan
Tween Minyan
3-5th Grade
Youth Lounge 
6th Grade Boys
Classroom #1  

10:15 am
Club Kef
Boys and Girls, 
N-3rd Grade
  Formal & Fun
Youth Tefillah  
& Educational  
Tot Shabbat
w/ Morah Meira 
Special Email
Account for our
Mazal Tovs
If you would like to
have your Mazal Tov information
to our weekly Young Israelight  
please email
Please send in your
Mazal Tov information
in no later
than1:00 pm
        each Thursday .
Yes, we have an App!
Please go to your  
app store on your  
phone and download our free YI Scarsdale  
app to be up to date
on shul events.
and Meals for our
Bnei Akiva
If you would like to  
host for a Shabbat  
and/or Yom Tov meal  
at any point  
the year,
or contact: Robyn Shapiro  
Pamela Lauchheimer pamela.lauchheimer @gmail.com 
Encourage your
children and teens to
get involved in our
Scarsdale  chapter of Bnei Akiva -  
Let the  love for  
and its people 
come alive
in your children
through the Zionist
spirit of BneiAkiva! 
 YIS Yoetzet
Shiffy Friedman 
Shiffy Friedman  
is back from  
maternity leave  
is available  
at all times to
speak by phone
and email 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, 
Mishebeirach and Tehillim for Cholim
There is a weekly gathering of women in our community who recite 
Tehillim in the merit of people who are in various challenging circumstances.  If there is someone that you know that is in need of a 
refuah, please email the shul office, 
with the name of the person and we will ensure that 
Tehillim will be recited  
on their behalf.

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.

Update Yahrzeit Information in Shul Cloud
If you have endured the loss of a family member and wish to be notified of the Yahrzeit please
log into ShulCloud with your username and password. Once you
are in  your account
click on the Yahrzeit Tab, 3rd tab
from the left  on the
top. Click Add Yahrzeit.
This will take you to Create New Yahrzeit. For accuracy of the notification, it is important to know
if the loved one
passed away before or after sundown. You will then receive a
ShulCloud generated notice by email or hard copy if no email address is on file from the Synagogue prior to the date that the Yahrzeit will be observed.
   If you are unable to
log in or need help  to input the information into the system please contact Marsha Lustig who will be happy to help you.
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- 4350
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
Safety Reflector  
Safety Reflector Belts
Sandra and Ira Greenstein have generously donated Safety Reflector Belts and will replenish as needed. Please stop by the office to pick yours up.
If you would like to order from the OU
click here.


    Torah Reader   
   Gabriel Raskas 
  Kiddush Sponsor
Young Israel of Scarsdale
  Seudah Shlishit Sponsors
Sara and Elisha Blechner, Ellen and Barry Carron,Barbara and Ken Chorzewski, Maggie and Bryan Kagan, Dina and Daniel Katz,  
Aliza and Rabbi Nuri Klinger, Susan and Steven Levy, Jordana and Rabbi Jonathan Morgenstern,  Robyn and Ari Raskas,
 Pearl and Tom Sullivan, Irit and Jonathan Tratt, 
in honor of Sgt. Benjamin Anthony 
Friday Morning Shiur Sponsor
 Young Israel of Scarsdale
Friday, March  15 
6:30 am, 7:45 am
6:43 pm
Sushi & Schnapps Briefing
Shabbat,  March 16     
Hashkama Minyan
8:30 am
Main Shul Minyan
9:00 am
Sephardic Minyan
9:00 am
Purim Shiur w/ Richie Bienenfeld
Shabbat Ends
7:44 pm
Latest Kriat Shema 10:04 am  
Teen Kiddush Sponsors:
Hana and Joel Bloch in honor of the anniversary
of Jason's Bar Mitzvah

Teen Laining: Jason Bloch and Max Weinberger
Mazel Tov
Glenn and Baila Gabin on the birth of their grandson, and the parents,Tuvia and Shoshanah Hagler.
Chanie & Howie Bryks on the marriage of their granddaughter, Naomi Bryks, daughter of Rabbi Tully & Hindy Bryks of Ramat Beit Shemesh, to Yaakov Scarr, son of Dr. Tzvi & Cindy Scarr of Har Nof.  
Esther and Jack Miles on the birth of their granddaughter,  
and to the parents, Jeremy and Jessica Miles.
Dorothy and Les Yeamans on the birth of their twin grandsons   
and to the parents, Rabbi Will and Sarah Yeamans.  
Michael Muss, Beverly Rosenbaum and Warren Newcorn on receiving the Julian Y. Bernstein Distinguished Service Award this Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Temple Israel Center.    
Shabbat Zachor - Standing Up for Israel
March 15-16, 2019

    Erev Shabbat "Schnopps & Sushi"
with a briefing by Sgt. Benjamin Anthony

What's Going to Happen in April? Forecasting Next Months Elections in Israel From The Inside Out
6pm @ YIS

Refreshments generously sponsored by Sharon & Harold Aspis

Exciting Bnei Akiva Youth Program open to Nursery-6th grade children w/ Ariel, Morah Meira, and the Shlichot 6:15pm

Followed by Kabbalat Shabbat & Maariv
led by Chazzan Yisroel Lesches

Asst. Chazzan, Lincoln Square Synagogue
 Shacharit & Mussaf led by Chazzan Yisroel Lesches
 Shabbat Morning Derasha:
Trouble to the Right, Trouble to the Left: The Rise of Anti-Semitism in Europe and America & What the Jewish Response should be?
11:00am following Mussaf

Expanded Teen Kiddush & Discussion:
Fighting the Good Fight: Defending the Nobility of the IDF and the Just Cause of the Jewish State
11:30am in the Gallery
Mincha 6:30pm (Note Time Change)
Seudah Shlishit Discussion:
Prosperity, Security and ... Peace?  Reflecting on the past Ten Years in Israel with Hope for the Future

Benjamin Anthony is the founder of Our Soldiers Speak. This non-for-profit NGO provides briefings and analysis on the realities and challenges faced by the Israel Defense Forces in asymmetrical combat situations. Benjamin is the lead lecturer for the organization which has reached diverse audiences at more than 380 campuses across several continents as well as leading think tanks in various countries. 

This Shabbat is dedicated in loving memory of  Mayer Luden z"l by Helga Luden and Family. Mayer was a staunch supporter of the State of Israel. He was a lover of all Jews and a true patriarch of his family.
Order Your Mishloach Manot 5779
March 14, 2019

Ladies' Haggadah Study
Monday, March 18
7)  Dayenu with selected portions through the end of Seder

The YIS Academy of Jewish Studies
and the Living Torah Fund  
Wednesday, March 27th 
The YIS Adult Purim Party Returns!
Wednesday night, Leil Purim -
March 20, 2019

Dairy Dessert will be served.
Youth programming to be provided only during Megillah Reading.

  Sponsorships Available $100 click here  
Suggested Donation $18 per person click here 
A portion of the proceeds go to  
YIS Sisterhood and i-Shine
To RSVP email sharon@yisny.org
Committee: Rona Abish, Anna Bernstein,  
Ariella Kleinhaus & Galia Rosenbaum
Purim Carnival
Sunday, March 17, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Food! Fun! Festivities! 

Purim Youth Events 

Congrats to YIS 5/6 Basketball Team 
Congrats to the YIS 5/6 Grade basketball team for finishing in second place in the 5/6 A Group
in the Westchester  Jewish Basketball League.

   6:45 & 8:30 am
Teen Minyan 9:00am
M, 6:35a, 8:00 am
T 6:45am, 8:00 am   
Wednesday, March 20, Fast of Esther,
Erev Purim 
5:47am     Fast Begins
6:15am, 7:45am     Shacharit/
7:15pm     Maariv followed by Megillah
7:15pm     YIS Youth Purim Program (1 st -5 th grade)
7:37pm     Fast Ends
8:45pm     Late Maariv /Megillah
Thursday, March 21 - Purim
6:30am, 8:00am Shacharit/Megillah
10:00am   Late Megillah Reading
4:00pm   Mincha
6:55pm     Mincha Maariv
Friday, March 22 - Shushan Purim
6:45am, 8:00am Shacharit
6:55pm     Mincha
Mincha/Maariv 6:50pm
Late Maariv  9:00 pm  
Public Service
With flu season upon
us and germs all
around, please be mindful when coming
to minyan that our primary concern is the health and well being
of all in our community. So, when in doubt, please err on the side
of public health. We look forward to welcoming you back to minyan in good health.
La' Briut!
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
Abby Fried  
Yoni Hill
  Michael Kesselman
Jake Mannis
Benny Mestel
  Daf HaShavuah 
 Sundays, 7:30 am

Gentlemen's Kollel
Sundays, 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
Mishnah in the
Masechet Moed  
Tuesday morning
following services
 Hersh Wolf  
Gemara B'Iyun
Wednesday Morning
 following services
Rabbi  Morgenstern
  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
Purim, Pesach, and Anticipating Geulah. 
  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 
tax deduction as well!
We are collecting these items for : 
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
 Please contact Scott if you are able to help: 
914-723-1797 ;
May your efforts  
be a z'chus
 for the
Refua Shelaimah of  
Aharon ben Henya Hadassah
Westchester Hebrew
High School will
celebrate its Annual
Gala Dinner on
March 24, 2019
at the JCC of Harrison. 
Our honoree
this year is
Rabbi Jeffrey Beer.
This is his "Bar Mitzvah"
year as Head of School,
though he has
dedicated himself to
educating our children
for close to 20 years. 
Visit the dinner website
for additional
 information, to make
reservations and place
journal ads: 

The Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU
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 N ew York State Attorney General Letitia James
will keynote on
Friday, March 29
at 7:45 am at the annual Westchester Government Legislative Relations
Breakfast at Temple
Israel Center. 
The event is
co-sponsored by UJA-Federation and
Westchester Jewish
Council and there is
no charge to attend.
Register at www.ujafedny.org/