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Parshat Shemot
January 20 - 21, 2017/23 Tevet 5777
Candlelighting 4:41pm
Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat  4:45pm
Shacharit  9:00am
Rabbi Jachter speaks after Kiddush  
Mincha  4:35pm
Maariv 5:35pm
Havdalah 5:42pm
Shacharit   8:00am
Rabbi Helfgot's weekly shiur after Shacharit                         
Weekdays @ Shaare Tefilah
510 Claremont Avenue  
Shacharit Monday/Thursday 6:20am
Shacharit Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday 6:30am
Monday-Thursday 8:45pm
This Week
Mazal Tov
Mazal Tov to Tammy and Mark Hikind on the engagement of their son Jeremy to Jenny Nir, daughter of Dror and Esther Nir of Paramus. 
Rabbi Howard Jachter
 This Shabbat, Jan 21st 

Rabbi Haim Jachter has been the spiritual leader of the Sephardic Congregation of Teaneck since 2000. Rabbi Jachter serves as a Dayan on the Beth Din of Elizabeth, and a gifted and popular teacher at Torah Academy of Bergen County since 1995 where he teaches Torah studies and Religious Zionism.

Everything You Wanted to Know about the Teaneck Eruv
But Were Afraid To Ask
R. Jachter will speak after kiddush.

This program is co-sponsored by
Leah and Alex Moskovits  *  Dalia and Matis Shulman
Netivot Shalom Discretionary Fund
Rabbi Helfgot's Weekly Shiurim on Sefer Ezra and Nehemiah
This week Rabbi Helfgot will be giving his weekly shiur on Sunday morning but not on Wednesday. The weekday evening shiur will resume again on Tuesday nights starting on January 31 at 8:30pm at the Rabbi's house. 
Kiddush is being sponsored by Tammy and Mark Hikind in commemoration of the yahrzeit of Tammy's brother, Rabbi Barry Stern. 

Parents: you are responsible for making sure your children respect the shul and clean up after themselves.
Thank you to our clean up teams!  

This week: Holtz/Mallin & Idler
1/28  Kagedan & Kahan
2/4    Courtesy of our sponsor
2/11  K/S Kaplan & Y/S Kaplan
2/18 Z/A Kaplan & Kern
2/25 Knopf & Kruman

Upcoming Events
Dr. Julie Goldstein
Shabbat, Feb 25th 

Dr. Julie Goldstein is the Rosh Midrasha/Director of Amudim, a new Shana baAretz program for women designed to engage them with Jewish texts in the fullest possible way, from both traditional and academic perspectives, where no question or source is off the table and students are encouraged to think for themselves. Dr. Goldstein's teaching experience includes three years at the undergraduate level at NYU, fifteen years at Ma’ayanot High School, three years as a JLIC scholar-in-residence at UCLA, and nearly two decades of Jewish communal and adult education lectures. Dr. Goldstein received an MA in Jewish philosophy at YU and a joint PhD in medieval history and Judaic Studies at NYU. In 2013-14, she was a Golda Meir postdoctoral fellow at The Hebrew University and a research fellow at The Global Research Institute at Tel Aviv University. Dr. Goldstein has received a number of awards, including fellowships from Cardozo’s Center for Jewish Law and Civilization and The Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture. She recently made aliyah and lives in Beit Shemesh with her husband, Rabbi Uri Goldstein, the former Rabbi of Ahavat Achim in Fair Lawn, and five children.

Catholic Jews and the Feast of St. Esther
A combination of history and shiur about Marrano rituals based on themes of reversal, masking, unmasking and laughter in Megillat Esther

Dr. Goldstein will speak after kiddush.
Netivot Shalom Annual Dinner
  Raffle Donations
Seeking donations for our annual raffle.  The annual raffle is one of our major fundraisers of the year. Do you have a business, service or item to donate? Do you have a contact at a restaurant, entertainment space, or other venue or service? Please contact Gail Dukas at gail@dukaspr.com if you can contribute.
For Your Information
Howard Kohr, CEO of AIPAC will be speaking on February 22 at Congregation Bnai Yeshurun on the latest developments in the UN, the US, the Mideast and their impact on the safety and security of Israel. AIPAC's Annual Policy Conference will take place March 26 - 28. 
Tomchei Shabbos of Bergen County Needs Drivers
Urgent need, Chesed opportunity: Tomchei Shabbos of Bergen County has an urgent need for drivers, especially during the upcoming winter break weeks. Deliveries take place Wednesday night between 4-8pm. If available please email Lkornwasser1@gmail.com

Lamdeinu is back in session for the Spring semester on Monday January 30. Dean Rachel Friedman will be resuming Parshanut Hamikra Bereishit: Avot ve-Imahot on Mondays as well as Finding Meaning in Prayer on Wednesdays. R. Hayyim Angel is returning to Lamdeinu on Monday afternoons in preparation for the chagim to teach Megillat Esther & Haggadat Pesach. R. Daniel Fridman is teaching Masekhet Kiddushin on Tuesday afternoon as well as Parashah and Hafarah Pointers on Thursday afternoons. Finally, we are pleased to welcome back R. Gedalyah Berger on Thursday mornings teaching Hilchot Shabbat: Theory & Practice.

Looking ahead, join us Monday morning February 27 for a celebration of Rosh Chodesh Adar.
Check out www.lamdeinu.org for more details and to register for classes.
The iCAN Answer Now Teen Conference
High school students learn about Israel and Jewish issues on campus. Hear college students from around the country. Join hundreds of peers from around northern New Jersey.

The Real Israel: One Nation, Multiple Viewpoints
Challenges on Campus: BDS, Anti-Zionism, Anti-Semitism, and
Skills and Role-Play: How to Answer Now

Positively Israel Resource Fair

March 5 from 12:00pm  - 5:30pm
Register at
www.jfnnj.org/iCAN Preregistration required. $18 before 2/1/17, $25 until 2/23/17 For more information call 201-820-3944 or email iCAN@jfnnj.org
Hilton Hasbrouck Heights, 650 Terrace Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
 In Our Community
For Details, Click Here
  • 1/31 Ma'ayanot spring semester Ulpan
  • 2/26 Sinai Annual Dinner
  • 3/5 Fair Lawn Jewish Center/Cong. B'nai Israel for 5th annual Purim 5K/1 Mile Walk
  • Dr. Beth Samuels Drisha HS
  • Program for Girls Summer Program
  • Ma'ayanot Continuing Education Thursday Shiurim Series ,
  • Chesed Opportunities
  • Support Groups Listings
  • Local G'machs
Coming Up At Davar

March 17-18
Tully Harcsztark

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Nathaniel Helfgot, Rabbi • Michael Rogovin, President
811 Palisade Avenue, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666
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