TANYA 101 (Beginners)
9:00-10:00 am

Rabbi Arie Gootblatt

 

In this introductory course on the monumental text of Chassidic teachings, we will delve deeply into our human nature,
our mission in life, and our true nature as extraordinarily capable spiritual beings.

 

TANYA (Advanced)
9:00-10:00 am
Rabbi Naftali Silberberg

This weekly course explores Tanya, the fundamental work of Chabad Chassidism, authored by Rabbi Shne’ur Zalman of Liadi, known as the Alter Rebbe. This course explores basic concepts in Chassidism with the emphasis on the personal and relevant. Every lesson is an exploration into the human psyche with practical life lessons discovered and applied.

 

 

DAVENING WORKSHOP
10:00 am-12:30 pm

ABC’s of Davening: 
* why pray & why these prayers?
* what to say, when & where?

* understand what you are saying.
* follow the Chazan in the synagogue.

Acknowledge, Beseech, Connect, & Discover 

Dedicate about 2.5 hours once a week for 5 weeks.
Sundays Feb 5, 12, 19, 26 & March 5
From 10:00 AM to 12:30 AM

 

 

HEBREW ULPAN
1:00-2:00 pm

Mrs. Rivka Holzman

In this course students will learn how to use the Hebrew language by reading, writing, listening and speaking
 
Beginners Level 1
 Mrs. Yehudis kravitsky 
Learn how to read,  write in script, form a sentence, use basic vocabulary and standard formats of speech
 
Intermediate  Level 11  
Mrs. Rivka Holzman 
Strengthen reading skills,  practice Kriya rules, write a paragraph, auditory comprehension and dialogue using growing vocabulary lists

 

OUR GREAT HEROINE SERIES       
2:00-3:00 pm 

Mrs. Tzameret Borevitz

Throughout Jewish History there were great women who personified the aishes chayil. They were each tzadikot (pious illustrious women) of their own right and of outstanding stature. What made them great? What is it in each one of them that we so emulate and revere?  What challenges have they faced and overcome? What gave them the enormous strength needed? They were all outstanding not only in their G-dy service but in achieving their mission as outstanding wives, mothers and leaders. How were they and how can we accomplish so much? In this fascinating course the lives of many great women will be examined leaving us the modern woman of today truly wowed.

 

THE ESSENCE OF CHASSIDUS       
3:00-4:00 pm

Rabbi Levke Kaplan

What is Chassidus? Why is it important to learn Chassidus? How does Chassidus fit in with the rest of Judaism? See what the Rebbe has to say about these question in the essay Kunters Inyanah Shel Toras HaChassidus.