Day of Learning

Sunday, July 9

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A Living Torah

The giving of the Torah was a far-reaching spiritual event—one that

touched the essence of every Jewish soul for all times. One of the meanings of the

holiday on which we commemorate this event - Shavuot is “oaths”; on

this day G d swore eternal devotion to us, and we in turn pledged

everlasting loyalty to Him. Join all the previous generations of Jewish

people who set aside this time of the year to prepare to meet G-d at

Sinai and renew our acceptance of and dedication to our Torah.


110:45 - 11:45

A Hands-on Exploration of the Fascinating Phenomenon of the Accurate

Transmission of Torah from Generation to Generation (Mrs. Leah Kohn)

11:55 - 12:55

Hands-on Exploration continued (Mrs. L. Kohn)

12:55 - 1:30


1:30 - 2:30

The Fourth Commandment: Remembering the Sabbath and Safeguarding it -

Their Meanings and How to Fulfill the Obligations in Thought, Speech and Action

(Rabbi Eliyahu Bergstein)





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Passover: A National and Personal Journey to Freedom

How does 210 years of enslavement 3300 years ago  relevant to us - to me - today?  

By studying the story and the commandments associated with this holiday, we'll discover

not only its relevance, but how our rigorous preparations and observances can guide

us on our journey to personal freedom.


10:45 - 12:00

"It is the responsibly of each person to see himself as if he went out of Egypt":

Experiencing the Ten Plagues Through the Words of the Torah   (Mrs. Mina Glick)

12:10 - 1:10

The Commandment to Narrate the Story of our Exodus (Mrs. Leah Kohn)

1:10 - 1:45


1:45 - 2:45

Defining Freedom in Contemporary Times (Rabbi Yisroel Teichman)




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Women's Mitzvot as a Reflection of Their Special Place in Judaism

Although all the negative commandments are equally binding for men and women, there

are positive commandments that obligate men that don't obligate women. However,

there are also commandments that are considered women's commandments that must

or should be performed by a woman.  By exploring some of these mitzvot, we will

discover what these facts  tell us about the role of women and her place in Judaism.



10:45 - 11:45

Women and the Commandment of Prayer  (Mrs. Leah Kohn)

11:55 - 12:55

The Special Commandment of Separating Challah (Mrs. Ivy Kalazan)

12:55 - 1:30


1:30 - 2:30

Women and the obligation to  Learn Torah  (Mrs. Esther Wein)   


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Sunday, December 25

Monday, December 26

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In Praise of the Jewish Woman
The Eishes Chayil (The Woman of Valor), portrayed by King

Solomon has been used through the generation both as an example

of the exemplary woman, and a metaphor for what is praiseworthy

and eternal. Our classes will focus on the Woman of Valor's personification in women in Tanach, the specific character traits associated with Jewish womanhood, and the "Woman of Valor"

as embodiment of Torah, the body and the soul. Both role model

and parable, the Eishes Chayil lies latent within every Jewish

woman, her unique potential awaiting actualization. These days

will offer and explore some of the tools we can utilize to develop

the Praiseworthy and Eternal within us all.

Sunday, December 25
11:15 - 12: 15

Shedding light on the True Eishes Chayil by
Examining the Parable of the Woman of Valor
Mrs. Leah Kohn

12:25 - 1:25

They Too Were Part of the Miracle
Ms. Chani Gotlieb

1:25 - 2:00 Lunch

2:00 - 3:00

Woman of Valor: The Modern Wonder Woman
Mrs. Racheli Luftglass


Monday, December 26
10:45 - 11:45

Yael: A Women of Valor that
Defined Jewish Femininity
Mrs. Leah Kohn

11:55 - 12:55

The Shunamit: "And she was a great woman."
Rabbi Eliyahu Bergstein

12:55 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - 2:30

A Woman of Valor Who Will Find?
Ms. Aviva Yodaiken




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