16 - 17 Iyar, 5784 || Behar || May 24 - 25, 2024

Friday, May 24

31st Day of Omer

7:00am | 8:10am Shacharit

7:00pm Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat

7:57pm Candle Lighting

YIS Eruv is up

Shabbat, May 25

32nd Day of Omer

8:15am Hashkama Minyan

9:00am Main Shul, Sephardic Minyan

9:30am Teen Minyan

7:00pm Pirkei Avot Shiur

8:00pm Mincha

9:05pm Havdalah

Sunday, May 26

33rd Day of Omer

Lag B'Omer

7:00am | 8:30am Shacharit

4:15pm - 5:30pm Family Lag B'Omer Event

8:10pm Mincha/Maariv

Monday, May 27

34th Day of Omer

Memorial Day

7:00am | 8:30am Shacharit

8:10pm Mincha/Maariv

Tu-Th, May 28-30

35th - 37th Days of Omer

7:00am | 8:00am Shacharit

8:10pm Mincha/Maariv

Friday, May 31

38th Day of Omer

7:00am | 8:10am Shacharit

7:00pm Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat

8:02pm Candle Lighting

YIS Eruv is up

A Note from the Office...

Please promptly settle your outstanding obligations for the fiscal year ending 2024. You can contact Marsha, at mlustig@yisny.org if a payment plan needs to be made.

Mezonos Kiddush

w/ kokosh, rugelach, coffee and cakes

from 8am-10am

Torah Reader

Bob Hoch

Friday Morning Shiur

Vicki and Richard Bienenfeld

in memory of Richard's beloved mother,

Beverly Bienenfeld, z"l

Basha Chinka Bas Simcha Yaakov

in commemoration of her Yahrzeit

Kiddush Sponsor

Sara and Elisha Blechner 

in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Kira

Lisi and Michael Mandel

in honor of Sam's Aufruf and upcoming marriage to Sydney Teigman

Hashkama Kiddush Sponsor

Cheryl and Joel Goldschmidt and

Ellen and David Goldschmidt

in memory of David and Joel's beloved father,

Fred S. Goldschmidt, z"l 

in commemoration of his first Yahrzeit 

Mazal Tov

Sara and Elisha Blechner

on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Kira

Lisi and Michael Mandel 

on the occasion of Sam's Aufruf and upcoming marriage to Sydney Teigman

Cindy and Gabe Safdeye

on the birth of a grandson, 

and to parents Adina and Matthew Hardoon 

Have a Mazal Tov to Announce? Click HERE!


Russie and Jeffrey Berger

on the passing of Jeffrey's beloved father

Frank Berger, z"l

Pierre Gentin

on the passing of his beloved father,

Dr. Benjamin Gentin, z"l

Support Israel with YIS

Pray for the Peace of Israel, its citizens & the IDF

Support the Neshama of Am Yisrael: WHAT WE CAN DO SPIRITUALLY
YIS Tehillim for IDF Soldiers WhatsApp Group - In which we recite rounds of Tehillim together in support of our community’s and all of the brave IDF soldiers in Israel
Advocate on Behalf of Am Yisrael: ACTIVISM WE CAN DO

Just One Thing

"Just One Thing" is an organization committed to having individuals take on a new mitzvah or kabbalah to merit the well-being and safety of an Israeli soldier whose name he/she is given. (Please note, this is not a solicitation for monetary donations)

Click Here to Participate and receive an IDF soldier's name from their database


Our community is honored to have the following young men and women affiliated with YIS families serving as IDF Soldiers. Please click here to join our YIS WhatsApp Group to daven for of our community’s and all of the brave IDF soldiers in Israel.

Please keep them in your prayers always:

Miriam Emunah Bienenfeld

Simcha Bryks,

Yaakov Eyal,

Cfir Feinberg,

Eitan Feinberg,

Ori Feinberg,

Zohar Feinberg,

Ahron Finkel,

Shlomo Fried,

Gedaliah Freund,

Yaakov Freund,

Yehuda Freund,

Yishai Freund,

Yehuda Gannon,

Ariela Guigui,

Miki Hill,

Josh Hyman,

Mara Hochheiser,

Michael Kesselman,

Ronen Kesselman,

Liam Lourie,

Netzach Lourie,

Kliel Nidam,

Daniel Mestel,

Eitan Mestel,

Gaby Mestel,

Jacob Rivkin,

Zach Schwarzbaum,

Natanel Saker,

Eden Shmuel,

Liam Shmuel,

Benjamin Sipzner,

Yitz Taragin

Academy of Jewish Studies

Pirkei Avot Shiur this Shabbat - 5/25/24!

w/ Richard Bienenfeld @ 7:00pm

Click Here To View Our Winter/Spring 5784 AJS Bulletin 

  • The Sunday Morning Halacha Shiur - w/ Rabbi Klinger 7:45am

  • Women’s Tehillim - Mondays 9:30am | @ Home of Vicki Bienenfeld (15 Reyna Lane, New Rochelle).

  • Torat Rav Kook: Insights on Talmudic Tales of Jewish Life and the Jewish Soul w/ Rabbi Morgenstern - Tuesdays 7:40am (following 7am Shacharit).

  • Daf HaShavuah w/ YIS Talmid D’Scarsdale, Reb Jack Hartstein - Wednesdays 7:40am (following 7am Shacharit).

  • "This Week's Parsha": Uncovering the Hidden Dimension of the Parsha w/ Rabbi Morgenstern - Fridays after the 7am Shacharit w/ Full breakfast

  • Daf Yomi Shiur - w/ Rabbi Dr. Gidon Rothstein - Sunday 7:30am; Monday-Thursday 6:15am

Upcoming YIS Events


Sponsor a Day or Weekend of Learning
Sponsor the Friday Morning Shiur, Kiddushim, Shalosh Seudot for a LIfe Cycle Event


THIS WEEK'S Collective Conversation
Sign Up to Write for our  Collective Conversation  


Web Yeshiva Daf Yomi YIS Classes Streamed Live & Archived

Rabbi Dr. Gidon Rothstein via livestream

7:30am Sunday

6:15am Monday-Friday

Rabbi Sacks, zt"l Weekly Parsha

Community Calendar

Click HERE to Join the Jerusalem Conference

Israel Forum Collection

The New Rochelle Public Library is delighted to join with the Israeli Consulate in New York to create a book collection at the New Rochelle Public Library to be known as the Israel Forum Collection.  

Visit the NRPL Website HERE

Ongoing @ YIS

YIS Sisterhood


For Pickup orders, Click Here
To Purchase and Ship the Book, Click Here

YIS WhatsApp Groups

Stay Connected!

YIS Community Am Yisrael Chesed Group

Click above to access timely announcements and messages from the Rabbis and Shul leadership

YIS Parsha Project

Click above to learn the weekly Parsha with the YIS Community!

Scarsdale Babysitting

Connects our community's teens and parents looking for babysitters. Parents post in the group with their babysitting needs, and teens can respond that they are available.

YIS Mikvah

YIS has had an operational Mikveh for more than 40 years. Please support our Mikveh which is open every evening by appointment for women. All are welcome.

To make an appointment, call: 914-472-0946.

Lisa Septimus is available to answer women's questions regarding Mikveh,

Taharat Hamishpacha, family planning and other intimacy-related matters. 


YIS Shidduch Initiative:

The YIS Singles Network Live (SNL) - WhatsApp Group Forum

A resource for singles and shadchans alike to see what singles events are being offered in the Tri-State area, in particular, and in other geographic areas, as well - for those singles who may be traveling outside of the Tri-State area.

To Join the WhatsApp Group, Click Here

Singles can also private message us anytime:

Vicki Bienenfeld 917-405-0273 | Sharon Freudenstein 914-715-9193

Life Cycle Links

Mazal Tov Announcement

Click above to add your Mazal Tov to next week's Young Israelight!

Mishebeirach Prayers

For anyone in need of a Refuah. The names will be added to the weekly Tehillim list.

Donation E-Card

Send an email acknowledgement In Honor Of/In Memory of or Make a Dedication

Yahrzeit Notification Form

To add to our records and receive notifications.

Yahrzeit Plaques

Illuminated every year on your loved ones yahrzeit. Cost $750. Contact Ken Chorzewski: 914-235-0860

Cemetery Plots

YIS maintains a dedicated section @ Beth El Cemetery, Paramus, NJ for members and their families. Click above if interested in purchasing burial plots. If you wish to obtain information about Beth El Cemetery, please  click here - Beth El Cemetery.

Community Assistance


Lends available Shabbat compliant electric scooter, wheelchairs, walkers, shower chairs, etc. to Shul members. 

Established by the Aspis and Bryks families in memory of Israel Friedrich, Yisroel Meir ben Mordechai and Thelma Herskowitz, Tova Leah bat Yitzchak Tzvi Hacohen

Safety Reflector Vests Available

Help us keep your family safe when walking to/from Shul at night. Please pick up at the Shul office.

Courtesy of Sandra and Ira Greenstein

Other Links/Information

Access YIS Zoom Meeting Room
Reserve a Shul Cubby

To store your Tallit and other weekly shul-related items. Cost is $50/yr custom nameplate included. Contact Ken Chorzewski @ 914-235-0860