Shabbat News: Mevarchim Rosh Hodesh Menahem Av

Shabbat Schedule
Please note: Throughout the summer until September we will be having early Minha.
Candle Lighting: 7:25 p.m. for those who participate in early Minyan
Candle Lighting: 8:09 p.m. for those who DO NOT participate in early Minyan Minha Friday: 7:00 p.m.
Shaharit: 8:30 a.m.
Rabbi Yitzhak’s class: 6:55 p.m.
Minha Shabbat: 7:55 p.m.
Shabbat Ends: 9:19 p.m

This Shabbat we bless the new month of Menahem Av. Rosh Hodesh will be on Friday.

Shabbat Shiur for Women
The Shabbat Shiur for Women will not take place this week.

Nava Yitzhak’s Children’s Supervision
The Nava Yitzhak’s Children’s Supervision is run by Nava Yitzhak in the Serene Center Zayan Hall every Shabbat from 10:30 – 11:30 AM.

The following are names of those whose memory will be remembered this week and for whom a special prayer will be recited this Shabbat:

Men: Aaron Nissim Kamhi (Nissim Aharon Kamhi), Isaac Haim (Izhak Haim ben Sarina U’Moshe), Edmond Hassid (Edmond Nissim Hassid ben Allegra), Louis Davis (Shabtai Davis), Sol Angel, Eddie Dayan, Jack Levin

Women: Betty Azus Hoag (Rivka Azus Hoag), Allegra Faratzi (Simha Faratzi), Victoria Zummer, Jeanne Aronesti, Estelle Schwartz (Estella bat Buena u’Menahem), Ribzy Skenazy (Rahelen bat Hanna), Rose Azus (Rosa Azus), Sara Bender, Malihe Banayan, Lucy Shoua (Lucy bat David v’Esther), Hanina Suleiman, Aimee Piha

Refuah Sheleima – A Speedy Recovery
We wish a Refuah Shleimah to Dr. Rene Amon, Ezra Atami, Martha Bitran, Cecile Esses, Jack Chunowitz, Nagia David bat Yaffa, Prof. Isaac Daniel, Gabriella bat Sarah, Rahel bat Freha Hasson, Albert Hazan, Len (Yehuda) Marcus, Rachel Shaoul bat Esther, Belinda Soussana, Dr. Betty Jane Yadede, Rachel Leah bat Yehudit, and Zohar ben Mazal.


Hamim Sponsorsorship
Shabbat July 21: Bar Mitzvah of Yonatan Yosef Mishlati

If you would like to sponsor a Shabbat Hamim or Seudat Shelisheet in honor of, or in memory of, a friend or loved one, please contact the office at (847) 475-7707.

Book Signing with Rabbi Michael Azose
Please join us for a book signing of Rabbi Michael Azose’s historical novel “Quest for Survival” to take place on Sunday¬†July 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Serene Center, Zayan Hall of the Sephardic Congregation.
Looking forward to seeing you all there!

Tisha B’Av Worldwide Event
Sunday, Tisha B’Av, July 22
The Isadore and Ruth Gibber A”H
Worldwide Event
“Feeling the Pain of Another”
In the Serene Center, Zayan Hall of the Sephardic Congregation.
Program A: 3:30pm
Program B: 5:30pm
Admission: Adults $15, Students $10
Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation

Annual Picnic
Save the date! The Sephardic Congregation Annual Picnic will take place on August 12, 2018 @ Lovelace Park. More info to follow.

Join us for a special Shabbaton with special guest speaker Rabbi Yinon Kalazan!
Friday, August 18th – Motzei Shabbat August 19th
More details here.

Sephardic Congregation Annual Banquet
The Sephardic Congregation’s 50th Annual Banquet Committee is looking for volunteers to help with this year’s upcoming event. For more information, please contact the synagogue office.

The Evanston Community Kollel – Ateret Mordechai


July 1 – 7, 2018

Earl and Andrea Brody
In honor of Andrea’s mother
Faygie Rossel bat Aharon Velvel
(Fannie Liberman)

The Kollel thanks the patrons for their generosity!

Sponsor Learning in the Kollel
Our Rabbis teach that there is enormous power and merit associated with supporting Torah learning. As such, please consider sponsoring a night, a week or a month of learning in the Kollel. You may sponsor in memory, or for a speedy recovery, or in honor of a loved one or friend. In addition to the great merit of supporting Torah in our community, your sponsorship will be marked with printed pages noting the intent of your support that are placed in stands on the tables in the sanctuary for the duration of your sponsorship period.
Here are the costs for the various sponsorships:
A night of learning – $52
A week of learning – $100
A month of learning – $400

Thank you in advance for your support!