Young Israel of West Rogers Park
Come as you are
Shabbat Vayakhel-Pekudei/
Parshat HaChodesh

March 20-21 / 25 Adar

In This Issue

Zmanim (Times)

Kiddush & Simchas

Shiurim (classes)

Community Announcements

Zmanim (Times)

Friday, 3/20
Candle Lighting 6:44pm
Mincha/Maariv 6:54pm

Saturday, 3/21
Shacharit 9:00am
Mincha 6:34pm
Maariv 7:44pm

Sunday, 3/22
Shacharit 8:15am


Friday, 3/27
Candle Lighting 6:54pm
Mincha/Maariv 7:04pm

Young Israel of West Rogers Park
2706 W. Touhy Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60645
(773) 501-4728

Rabbi Elisha Prero
Joel Malkin, President
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Although Young Israel of West Rogers Park remains closed due to the coronavirus, when one is davening at home, it is proper to daven at the time when minyanim would ordinarily be taking place. The times listed on the left reflect when minyanim would be taking place at Young Israel.

A copy of Rabbi Jonathan Sacks' Covenant and Conversation for this week's Parashah can be found here.

Rabbi David Rosenberg will teach a shiur via Zoom Friday afternoon at 4:00pm. It is recommended that participants join a few minutes before the meeting to ensure that their audio and video are working. If you have never used Zoom before, you'll be prompted to download the app. Here are the meeting details:

Topic: Likrat Shabbat - A Shiur Looking Forward to Shabbat, with David Rosenberg
Time: Mar 20, 2020 - 04:00pm Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting - click on link below:

Meeting ID: 517 727 327

Shiurim (classes)
  • The Navi (Prophets) shiur, which is currently learning the book of Shmuel (Samuel) is on break until after Pesach. Learning is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Richard Chasman, z"l. For more information, please speak with Robbin Katzin.

Community Announcements

***From Alderman Debra Silverstein*** The 50th Ward special garbage pickup is currently still scheduled for before Pesach. However, given our uncertain times, the situation may change. If you signed up last year, you should receive a sticker and two vouchers for a free car wash in your mailbox before Pesach. For questions, or to be added to the list, call 773-262-1050.

There is an AA meeting at YIWRP every Tuesday from 7:30-8:30pm. it is a beginners meeting and open to those interested in recovering from alcoholism.

YU Torah Mitzion Kollel - For information about programs offered by our important Torah learning partner, please visit their website at or email

Eruv - Don't forget to check the status of the West Rogers Park eruv before every Shabbat. (773) 743-7882.

Join the Club!

You can join any of our Chai Clubs by signing up using the following buttons. Your regular payments will be made to the shul until you decide to stop them.

*Please note that the Chai Clubs are additional donations and do not apply towards membership dues.
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