WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - THURSDAY, 16 MAY 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS

SHABBAT CANDLE LIGHTING

Please note that although we daven Mincha on Friday at 17:30 and Kabbalat Shabbat at 18:00, Shabbat formally comes in by no later than 17:28 at which point all the laws of Shabbat come into effect for everyone. For women, this occurs immediately with the lighting of Shabbat candles, which this week is 17:10.

UPCOMING EVENTS

LAG BA’OMER

Celebrate Lag Ba'Omer on Wednesday evening the 22nd of May at 18:00 at the PHC. Come and enjoy an incredible musical experience with the legendary "Silent Conductor" - Steve Barnett. Live music with Yochi Ress, hot soup, delicious braai, bonfire, kumzitz. Fun for the whole family! Cost: Adults R90, Kids 6-12, R 60, Kids U6, Free. Please RSVP by Monday, 20th May at the PHC office. Don't miss out on this awesome event!

PHC AGM

The PHC AGM will be held on Thursday evening the 30th of May at 19:30 in the Brocha Room.

Please click here for the Notice of the AGM.

Please click here for the PHC President's Report 2019.

SHAVUOT DINNER

Our annual Shavuot dinner will take place on Motzei Shabbat, the 8th of June. We will be hosting Rosh Yeshiva guest speaker, Rabbi Finkelstein and his Family.  Details of program to follow.  Cost: Adults R180, Kids 6-12, R 80, Kids U6, Free.  RSVP at the PHC office.

YOUTH ANNOUNCEMENTS

SHAVUOT CHILDREN'S PROGRAM

On the first day of Shavuot, Sunday morning the 9th of June, all children are encouraged to come and hear the 10 commandments in Shul at approx. 10:00, followed by an ice-cream party.

JAFFA NEWS

JAFFA Morning Market will be held on Sunday the 2nd of June from 09:00 Please come support your home.  For more information contact Gill on (012) 346 2006.

SHIURIM

SHABBAT 18 MAY

    Shabbat Morning
  • 08:30 - Rabbi Medalie will give a Shiur in the Beit Midrash.
    After the Brocha
  • Rabbi Medalie will give a Young Adults Shiur in the Library.

SUNDAY 19 MAY

  • 07:30 - Shiur with Rabbi Burke in the small Shul.

MONDAY 20 MAY

  • 09:30 - Ladies’ Shiur with Rabbi Fox at his home.
  • 20:00 - 21:00: Kollel Program:
    • Shiur with Rabbi Fox.
    • Gemorrah Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
    • Ladies' Shiur with Marion Dworcan.
TUESDAY 21 MAY
  • 09:30 - Ladies’ Shiur with Rabbi Kesselman in the Wapnick Centre.
  • 18:30 - 19:30: Yiddish reading at Jaffa by Oscar Sher and Mark Gordon.
WEDNESDAY 22 MAY
  • 13:00 - Lunch and learn with Rabbi Fox.
THURSDAY 23 MAY
  • 16:30 - Men’s Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
 
HEBREW BIRTHDAYS ANNIVERSARIES YAHRTZEITS

SHABBAT
Shifra Klebanoff
Trevor Schapiro

MONDAY
Robin Feldman
Joyce Goodman
Peter Goodman

TUESDAY
Phillip Slimowitz

WEDNESDAY
Melissa Van De Venter

FRIDAY
Anton Gillis
Shaked Yohanan

SHABBAT
Lawrence & Hadassa Nowosenetz

SHABBAT
Melanie Fish - Father
Leslie Sternberg - Father

SUNDAY
Ethel Brenner - Mother
Simone Burke - Father
Felicity Lurie - Mother
Henry Sher - Father
Keith Smith - Philip Stein

MONDAY
Jack Dorfan - Mother
Keith Smith - Aunt

TUESDAY
Darryn Lubie - Father
Ella Lubie - Husband
Ailene Holton - Father
Elaine Schapiro - Brother
Mark Seligman - Grandmother
Allan Shankman - Father
Lou Shankman - Father
Maureen Shankman - Father-in-Law

WEDNESDAY
Ian Hertz - Cousin
Keith Smith - Wolf Grusiner

THURSDAY
Avigail Kaplan - Husband
Steven Klagsbrun - Grandfather
Willie Pokroy - Brother
Julian Pokroy - Uncle
Larry Shulman - Mother

FRIDAY
Sandra Lever - Father-in-Law

 
SHABBAT TIMES
  This
Week
Next
Week
Candle Lighting: 17:10 17:08
Shema (latest): 09:21 09:23
Shkia: 17:28 17:26
Motzei Shabbat: 18:04 18:02
TIMES OF SERVICES
FRIDAY EVENING
Mincha: 17:30
Kabbalat Shabbat: After
Mincha
Childrens' Service: 18:00
SHABBAT DAY
Shacharit: 09:00
Childrens' Service: 10:30
Mincha: 16:45
WEEKDAYS
  Shacharit

Sunday &
Public Holidays:

08:00
Mon - Fri: 06:30
  Mincha
Sun - Thur: 17:30

MAZAL TOVS

We would like to wish Mazaltov to:

Jonathan Jacobs on his forthcoming marriage to Kira Genende.

Harold & Nadia Jacobs and family on Jonathan’s forthcoming marriage.

Maish & Melissa Genende and family on Kira’s forthcoming marriage.

Eliyahu & Devorah Kleinhans on the birth of a grandson.

Menucha and Yona Odendaal on the birth of a son in Johannesburg.

Monty and Bernice Sassen on their daughter, Robyn's forthcoming marriage.

CONDOLENCES

We would like to wish condolences to:

Linda Gottlieb and family on the passing of her brother-in-law, the late Daniel Matitiani.

Pretoria Hebrew Congregation
246 Schroder Street, Groenkloof, Pretoria, 0181
Tel: 012 460 7991 Fax: 012 460 5911
email: phcreception@lantic.net
www.phc.co.za