BCMH E-Newsletter: July 19, 2014

B”H

Congregation Bikur Cholim-Machzikay Hadath

 

21 Tammuz 5774 – SHABBOS PARSHAS MATOS – July 19, 2014

 

YAC IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LIVINGJUDAISM SUMMERTIME SHABBAT EVENT 

For young professional singles and couples (20 – 30 years of age) July 25, 5:45 pm at BCMH, 5145 S Morgan Street, Sea, WA 98118. Featuring a song-filled, spiritual (karlebach) Kabbalat Shabbat, candlelight dinner buffet and words of wisdom. The event is free but you must register with the BCMH Office to reserve a space at office@bcmhseattle.org or (206) 721-0970.

 

EREV SHABBOS, FRIDAY, July 18

7:10 pm: Early Mincha

7:23 pm: Earliest candle lighting

8:42 pm: Regular candle lighting

8:50 pm: Regular Mincha

 

SHABBOS, July 19

8:45 am: Shacharis

9:23 am: Latest Shema

10:20 am: Drasha by Rabbi Mollet

8:35 pm: Mincha

Between Mincha & Ma’ariv: Open Torah “Mic”

9:39 pm: Ma’ariv

9:44 pm: Conclusion of Shabbos

 

WEEKDAY DAILY TIMES – July 20 – 24

 

Shacharis

7:30 & 9:00 am: Sunday

6:40 & 7:40 am: Monday & Thursday

6:50 & 7:45 am: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

 

Mincha / Ma’ariv

8:45 pm: Sunday – Thursday

 

YAVNEH PROGRAMS:

All regular Youth groups will meet on Shabbos as scheduled and are free and open to children of all ages

Approx. 9:45 am: Pre School in Portable A - From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Approx. 9:45 am: K-2 in Portable B: Big Yavneh – From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Approx. 9:45 am: Jr. Minyan in Beis Midrash - From taking out the Torah – Mussaf kedusha

Boys are brought onto the Bima following chazarat ha-shatz to help with the end of davening

10:15 am: Torah Tots in the Torah Tots room

10:30 am-end of services: Mommy & Me infants up to 1½ yr. olds in Torah Tots room

KBY youth programs: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

BCMH’s KBY Shabbat Afternoon Youth Programs: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

Girls in Grades 5-8 with the SEED girls in the Social hall

Girls in grades k-2 in Portable B with Tahlia Mollot

Girls in Grades 3-4 with Rena Genauer

Boys in 3rd-6th with Ari Hoffman in Beis Midrash

Boys in 1st-2nd grade in Sanctuary for chazanus class

 

NO KIDDUSH THIS SHABBOS

The BCMH Kitchen is under repair

 

SHABBOS HOSPITALITY
If you need or know of someone who needs a place to stay or eat in Seward Park on Shabbos please contact Bracha Swigard at (206) 722-9002.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

 

CUB SCOUTS SUMMER HIKES FOR BOYS ENTERING 1ST – 6TH GRADE

Have a boy entering 1st – 6th grade? Want to get outside with other boys?

Join our summer hikes! No Cub Scout membership necessary. Parents and siblings welcome. We will meet in the BCMH parking lots at 1:30pm. Return times will vary depending on our destination.

 

Summer hike dates:
July 27 – TBA
August 10 – TBA
August 24 – TBA

RSVP is appreciated but not required to Robin Alberg @ robin_alberg@yahoo.com

 

UPCOMING GUEST SPEAKERS AT BCMH:

July 27: Rabbi Natan Slifkin Scholar-in-Residence. More info: Bio Rabbi Natan Slifkin.doc

August 2: Rabbi Reuven & Shani Taragin. More info: Bio Rabbi Reuven & Shani Taragin

 

GAN SHALOM 2014: JUNE 30 – AUGUST 22

Gan Shalom for ages 18 months – 5 years returns this summer on June 30!  Parents can sign up campers by the week, or by the day, and have a choice of 1:30 or 3:30 pickup times.  Campers enjoy art projects, games, plenty of outdoor and water play, and weekly special activities that include Field Day, Dizzy’s Tumblebus, Bubble World, Giraffe & Staff and more!  Prices start as low as $115. More info or to register, contact Heather Jacobson at bcmhyouth@gmail.com

 

CAMP YAVNEH AND YAVNEH KATAN: JUNE 30 – AUGUST 15

Camp Yavneh for grades 1-6 starts July 21!  We have 4 weeks of fun planned with lots of new experiences and trips, as well as many old favorites.  The cost of camp starts at $152.50/week for BCMH members:

 

SEATTLE MIKVAH 

The Seattle Mikvah Committee encourages your financial support. Please make donations to:

1) The Seattle Mikvah General Fund to ensure ongoing upkeep and maintenance of The Seattle Mikvah and Keilim Mikvah (for utensils).

2) The Mrs. Etkin Kallah Gift Fund, in memory of Mrs. Cecillia Etkin, for brides using the Mikvah for their pre-marriage visit. Please indicate your intent on the memo line & send to:

The Seattle Mikvah/C/o Congregation BCMH, 5145 S Morgan Street, Sea., WA 98118

For more information, please contact: Rena Berger, Mikvah Chair- 206-721-0238.

 

Macabee Martial Arts led by Jacob Lunon is conducting classes combining Torah and physical fitness in the BCMH Volotin Social Hall through October, 2014. More info: macabeemartialarts@comcast.net or
call (206) 722-4614. 4:15-7:45 pm: Tues & Thurs / 7:00-8:00 pm: Weds / 10:00 am-1:00 pm: Sundays

 

JULIE’S PROGRAM CORNER

Hi everyone! The camps at BCMH are in full swing and are AMAZING!!! The campers (counselors and CIT’s too) are having a blast and the weeks are whizzing by so quickly.

Quick note: We are not hosting our annual bbq this year (originally scheduled for August 10th) b/c we have decided to join forces with SPARK’s event on August 31st!  Details of this fabulous jewishmusicpalooza will be pouring out in the next few weeks. BCMH will have their own booth and there will be lots of fun things for the entire family plus Kosher Food!

Wishing everyone an awesome Shabbos!

 

THIS WEEK’S CONTRIBUTORS: THANK YOU!

 

IN MEMORY OF:                    BY:                                                                                                                

Edith Berlow                                         Maia Berlow

Aron Binkina                                        Anna Binkina

Marcia Rothman Goldstein            Mark P. Goldstein

Max Koppel                                          Michael Koppel

Jack Kossen                                          Geraldine Marchand

Ben Woron                                            Bette Emanuel

ALIYA                         CHASDEI SHMULLY

Melech Genauer                Rabbi Dr. Joseph & Sara Weiss

 

COMMUNITY CLASSES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

TALMUD CLASS WITH RABBI MOSHE KLETENIK, MONDAY EVENINGS, 8:00 PM  

Rabbi Kletenik teaches an Intermediate Level Talmud Class at his home, 6527 52nd AVE S, Monday evenings at 8:00 pm. Tractate Avodah Zarah is studied in depth. Relevant topics include the Laws of Idolatry including the Halachic status of contemporary religions and houses of worship; the prohibition of lifnei iveir, assisting or abetting the commission of a sin; laws of tarovos, mixtures of permitted and forbidden foods; Chalav Yisroel; Gevinas Akum, cheese made b y a non-Jew; Pas Akum, bread baked by a non-Jew; Stam Yainam, wine of a non-Jew.

 

WOMEN’S GEMARA CLASS

The Women’s Gemara Class meets Monday evenings, 8-9 pm at the home of Beth Balkany. More info: (206) 602-9395

 

WOMEN’S TEHILIM GROUP, TUESDAY EVENINGS, 8:15 PM

The Women’s Tehilim Group meets to recite Tehilim for those in need of Refuah Shelema. Info: contact Adina Almo.

 

RABBI CHAIM WEISS PROVIDES A WEEKLY TALMUD CLASS, 8:00 PM

The class is studying Tractate Megillah. The class is held Thursday nights at the home of Rabbi Weiss, 5222 S Holly Street. More info: Rabbi Weiss at weiss@nyhs.com

 

SEPHARDIC BIKUR HOLIM WEEKLY CLASSES

Mondays, 8:00-9:00 pm: Women’s Gemara Class with Rabbi Hassan at the home of Beth Balkany

Tuesdays, 10:00-11:00 am: Torah Time for Mothers and Young Children at SBH fellowship room

Wednesdays, 8:30-9:30 pm: Ohr Letziyon – Practical Halakhic Responsa Class at SBH Midrash

Thursdays, Noon-1:00 pm: Thoughts on the Weekly Torah Portion at Island Crust Cafe.

 

KIDNEY DONOR NEEDED

Rachel Vaillancourt of the Seattle Sephardic Community is on the National List of recipients for a Kidney. In order to expedite and intensify the search for a Kidney, Rachel is seeking help in finding a donor for a possible transplant. Discretion and privacy will be honored. Please call Rachel at (206) 725-6035.

 

CAPITOL HILL MINYAN

9:00 am: Shabbos morning Shacharis. Meets every Shabbos and Yom Tov for evening and morning services.  Services at 1501 – 17th Avenue – Council House lower level, West entrance

Weekly Discussion Group: Idea of the Week – Weds. 5:30 pm at Tougo Coffee Co. 1410 18th AVE 98122

More info: www.capitolhillminyan.org

 

K’HAL ATERES ZEKAINIM AT KLINE GALLAND

BCMH is responsible for making the Minyan at Kline Galland the first Shabbos of every month. See http://zekainim.webs.com for current schedule. More info: (206) 722-1464 or zekainim@yahoo.com

 

CONGREGATION SHEVET ACHIM

Monday, July 21, a class by Rabbi Moshe Kletenik. Topic: “Shabbat: Alarm Systems in Halacha and other laws pertaining to keeping Shabbat”. The classes are free and open to the Jewish community to attend.

At the Friendship Circle, 2737 77th AVE SE, Mercer Island, WA

 

SEATTLE KOLLEL 

June 30-August 1, SEED Day Camp for boys. More info & to register: seattlekollel@aol.com or 722-8289

July 7-August 1, Kollel SEED Day Camp for girls. More info & to register: seattlekollel@aol.com or 722-8289

SEED Girls Chill Zone for Teens, Monday & Wednesday nights, 7:00-9:00 pm

Nov 9-17, JWRP Men’s Trip to Israel. More info: Rabbi David (206) 722-8289 or rabbidavid@seattlekollel.org

 

ASHREICHEM YISRAEL

Shabbos afternoons. ½ hr. before Mincha, Boys Mishna Club for all boys ages 8 and up at the Kehilla. More info: shmuelcbrody@gmail.com

 

MINYAN OHR CHADASH

Shabbos afternoons, 6:00 pm, text study “Trei Asar: The Book of Amos” with Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Minyan Ohr Chadash Social Hall, Brighton & 51st street in Seward Park

July 25 & 26, Rabbi Jack Bieler at Minyan Ohr Chadash.

Friday night Meat dinner, 8:00 pm. Cost: Bereshit Level-$18, Shemot Level-$25, Vayikra Level-$36, Bamidbar Level-$70 / Family Devarim Level-Contact Karen (206) 777-5100 to discuss alternate arrangements. RSVP, reservations & vegetarian requests to karentr@thompsonhowle.com / Please pay on website by July 22nd.

Shiur: 9:15 pm,”The Meta-principle of Proverbs 3:17-Its Ways are Ways of Pleasantness and All its Path are Peace”

Shabbat Shiur, following Musaf, 11:15 am, “Commemorating the Temple and its Destruction. The Dialectic between ‘Remembering the Temple’ and ‘Remembering the Destruction’”

Mincha, Sudah Shelishit and Shiur, 8:10 pm, “Antidote to Sinat Chinam (senseless hatred) = Ahava (love)”. An exploration of how to atone for the sin that destroyed the Second Temple.

 

EZRA BESSAROTH

The EBLA Mah Jongg Tournament & Games day that was scheduled for July 22nd has been postponed.

 

MIDRASHA OF SEATTLE

Women of the community are invited to a  Pre-Tisha B”Av class on Sunday, August 3rd at noon. The topic is “From Destruction To Renewal

 

SPARK JEWISH MUSIC FESTIVAL, SUNDAY, AUGUST 31, 12:00 – 6:00 PM

Moshav Band, Sasson, Nissim, Ari Lesser & more at the Seward Park Amphitheater. Cost: $18 per person/Children 14 & under Free. More info: sparkseattle.org

 

WEEKLY JLI COURSE AT SHAAREI TEFILLAH, 7:00 PM

Rabbi Cheski Edelman of Chabad Jewish Discovery Center in Olympia teaches JLI (Jewish Learning Institute) course at Shaarei Tefillah, 6250 43rd AVE NE, Sea. 98115. “Life in the Balance” explores Jewish perspective on everyday medical dilemmas. Info: Shprintze Kavka, (206) 730-2764 or shprintzek@gmail.com

 

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE

Save the Date, September 25, 2014, Community-Wide Food Drive Begins and runs through October 5. The Food Sort Volunteer Event is on Sunday, October 5 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Location TBA. More info: (206) 861-3176

 

KLINE GALLAND 

Save the date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, Kline Galland feel good Celebration of a Century at Temple De Hirsch Sinai, Seattle. 5:30 pm, Champagne Toast / 6:00 pm, community celebration & hors d’oeuvres.

Kline Galland Hospice Services-Available 24 hours/7 days a week. More info: 206-805-1930/206-725-8800

Polack Adult Day Center: More info: Joanne Angel at 206-725-8800

 

VA’AD WEEKLY EMAIL INFO

To receive the Va’ad HaRabanim of Greater Seattle E-newsletter, contact Chasya Sarah at the Va’ad office: (206) 760-0805 or vaadinfo@seattlevaad.org

 

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