THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR DECEMBER 15, 2017, PARSHAT mikeitz

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Dec15

Friday, December 15 - 125 Coltrane

4:22 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 3:45 PM)
4:20 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat

 

Shabbat, December 16 - Stephen Lewis Secondary School

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:59 AM)

 

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Rabbi Mandel, "The Essence -and Transcendence- of Chanukain the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Chanuka Insightsin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Sitzer , "Parsha and Chanuka Connections"in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Jenn Feldman, "Judging Favorably" for women in Room 113

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Howie & Amanda Frenkel in honour of our hilarious and adorable son, Asher's, 5th birthday. With gratitude to Hashem, he never stops making us laugh, and he has truly shown the strength and goodness of his neshama. We love you, Ashy! Love, Mommy and Daddy.

 

Afternoon Schedule - 125 Coltrane

4:05 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services
4:30 PM - Seudah Shlishit
5:26 PM - Maariv/Evening services
5:31 PM - Shabbat Ends

 

Monday Night Learning, December 18 - 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Meaning and Purpose of Chanuka with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR DECEMBER 8, 2017, PARSHAT VAYeishev

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Dec8

Friday, December 8 - 125 Coltrane

 

4:22 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 3:43 PM)
4:20 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat

 

Shabbat, December 9 - Stephen Lewis Secondary School

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:55 AM)

 

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Eight Ways to Turn Darkness Into Lightin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Presentation by Jessy Revivo and Rabbi Mandel, followed by remarks from the Bar Mitzvah boy, Ethan Revivo, in the Main Shul

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Jessy & Michele Revivo in honour of Ethan's Bar Mitzvah. With heartfelt gratitude to Hashem, we take great pleasure in inviting you to celebrate the Bar Mitzvah of our dear son.

 

Afternoon Schedule - 125 Coltrane

4:05 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services
4:30 PM - Seudah Shlishit, sponsored by Asher Tsetlin in honour of Raphael Ben Bernard Yoelson's yorzeit on motzi Shabbos, and Yakov Ben Margarita's full and speedy recovery..
5:25 PM - Maariv/Evening services
5:30 PM - Shabbat Ends

 

Monday Night Learning, December 11 - 125 Coltrane

8:00 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
8:30 PM - FINAL TORAH 2.0 SESSION OF THE SEMESTER! (for those who registered)
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR DECEMBER 1, 2017, PARSHAT VAYISHLACH

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Dec1

Friday , December 1

4:23 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 3:44 PM)
4:20 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

 

Shabbat, December 2

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:50 AM)

 

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Know Your Enemyin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "It's the Little Things That Count- Preparing for Chanukahin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Mandel, "Joseph and Chanuka: A Light for the Agesin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rebbetzin Fraidy Mandel, "Lighting the Fire Within Us" for women in Room 113

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Jason & Michelle Outmezguine in honour of Zoey's 5th birthday and Jakes's 2nd birthday. Your smiles and laughter fill us with so much joy. We love you both very much and look forward to many more happy times together as a family..

Additional desserts sponsored by Jessy & Michele Revivo in honour of Ethan's upcoming Bar Mitzvah and birthday on Wednesday!

 

Afternoon Schedule

4:05 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
4:30 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
5:26 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
5:31 PM - Shabbat Ends

Monday Night Learning, December 4 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - Beginner's Class with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

THW Shul Schedule for November 18, 2017, Parshat Toldos

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Friday, November 17

4:31 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 3:50 PM)
4:30 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

 

Shabbat, November 18

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:39 AM)

 

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Let's Make a Dealin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - SPECIAL MESSAGE BY RABBI KROKOTSKY in the Main Shul

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Olivier & Bryna Abtan in honour of the Yartzheit of Olivier’s beloved father, David ben Yosef.

 

Afternoon Schedule

4:10 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
4:35 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
5:34 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
5:39 PM - Shabbat Ends

 

MONAY NIGHT LEARNING IS CANCELLED THIS WEEK.

THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2017, PARSHAS CHAYEI SARAH

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Nov10

Friday, November 10

4:38 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 3:55 PM)
4:35 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

 

Shabbat, November 11

 

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:34 AM)

 

Class Schedule

 

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "The Greatest Test Of Allin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Special Guest Speaker Rabbi Mordechai Sher, "IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ABRAHAM" in the Main Shul

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Mark Halpern & Darryl Cohen in honour of and in appreciation for being chosen by the Rabbis and community as the Chatan Torah (Mark Halpern) and Chatan Bereishit (Darryl Cohen) on Simchat Torah. We wish everyone in the community shalom, good health, abundant parnassa, nachat from our children and spiritual growth for years to come!

 

Afternoon Schedule

4:20 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
4:45 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane, sponsored by David Levine in honour of Rabbi Sher's visit to Thornhill Woods.
5:40 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
5:45 PM - Shabbat Ends

 

Monday Night Learning, November 13 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Foundations of Judaism- "Back to Basics- Genesis, Chapter 3" with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 3, 2017, PARSHAS VAYEIRA

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Friday, November 3

5:47 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:01 PM)
5:45 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

 

Shabbat, November 4

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:29 AM)

 

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Eternal Shalom Bayit Lessons from Avraham and Sarahin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Torah Insightsin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Jessy Revivo , "Torah and Science: Proving Divinityin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Aliza Cohen for women in Room 113

 

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Danielle & Michael Steinman in honour of Michael. It's his birthday today...Shkoyach!!!

 

Afternoon Schedule

 

4:10 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understanding the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
4:40 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
5:25 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:50 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
6:48 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
6:53 PM - Shabbat Ends

 

Monday Night Learning, November 6 @ 125 Coltrane

 

8:00 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
8:30 PM - TORAH 2.0 (for those who registered)
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

THW SHUL SCHEDULE FOR OCTOBER 28, 2017, PARSHAS lech lecha, "the shabbat project"

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Friday, October 27

5:56 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:09 PM)
5:55 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, October 28

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:25 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Special Guest Speaker Rabbi Dovid Zauderer, "LIFE'S A TEST AND I HAVEN'T STUDIED!: MY BATTLE WITH PARKINSON'S DISEASE" in the Main Shul

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Rabbi & Fraidy Mandel in honour of our 10th anniversary, the worldwide Shabbat Project, and in recognition of the inspiring growth and commitment of the amazing THW community. May we merit to have only joy, growth and opportunities to help the Jewish people for many successful years to come.

Additional desserts sponsored by Yaniv & Kayla Barda in honour of Yaniv's birthday.

Afternoon Schedule

4:00 PM - "USING EMUNAH ON THE ROLLERCOASTER OF LIFE" - special lecture for women , with Rebbetzin Ahuva Zauderer - 125 Coltrane
5:35 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
6:00 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
6:58 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
7:03 PM - Shabbat Ends

Monday Night Learning, October 30 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Foundations of Judaism- "Back to Basics- Genesis, Chapter 3" with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

Happenings

SHABBAT PROJECT WEEKEND FEATURING RABBI ZEE AND SAUL BLINKOFF: The THW Shul is proud to join the worldwide movement of The Shabbat Project! Schedule of events:

Oneg Shabbat with light refreshments at 9pm at the home of Darryl and Nikki Cohen,266 Autumn Hill Blvd, featuring Rabbi Zee on "THE MYSTICAL INSIGHTS OF THE HEBREW LANGUGE"

Special Lecture with Rabbi Zee at Stephen Lewis, 555 Autumn Hill Blvd. at 11amfollowing services.

Shabbat shalom!

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THW Shul Schedule for October 14, 2017, Parshas Bereishis

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Oct10

Schedule for Shemini Atzeret

Wednesday, October 11

6:22 PM - Candle Lighting
6:20 PM - Mincha - 125 Coltrane
6:40 PM - Class
7:10 PM - Maariv

Thursday, October 12

9:15 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 9:54 AM) - 125 Coltrane
10:35 AM - Yizkor (approx.)

Kiddush 12:15 PM

Sponsored by Howie & Amanda Frenkel in honor of their 9 year anniversary which has brought us 3 wonderful kids, joyous memories and countless blessings.

Schedule for Simchat Torah

Thursday, October 12

6:20 PM - Mincha - Stephen Lewis Secondary School
6:35 PM - Auction
7:15 PM - Maariv
7:30 PM - Dancing/Hakafot; hot food and refreshments sponsored by Terry & Taryn Kukle and Jay & Jenn Feldman in honor of Terry's birthday
7:38 PM - Earliest Candle Lighting

Friday, October 13

9:00 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 9:53 AM) - 125 Coltrane

Kiddush 12:00 PM

Sponsored by Alex & Shauna Argueta in honor of their son Benyamin Yitzchak! Happy 1st birthday from Mami, Papi, Abuelito and Abuelita. May Hashem bless you with wisdom, happiness and health.

 

Please ensure to make an "Eiruv Tavshilin" before Yom Tov begins. For details please click here.

For more info and ideas about Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah, please click here.

 

Schedule for Shabbat

Friday, October 13

6:19 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:27 PM)
6:15 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, October 14

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:17 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "The Blame Gamein the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Torah Insightsin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Mandel, "Acquiring...a Mate?!?!in the Kiddush Room

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored by Howie & Amanda Frenkel in honour of the start of their 10th year of marriage for which they are so blessed.

Afternoon Schedule

4:45 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understading the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
5:15 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
6:25 PM - Seudat Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
7:20 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
7:25 PM - Shabbat Ends

Monday Night Learning, October 16 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Foundations of Judaism- "Back to Basics- Genesis, Chapter 3" with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

SUKKOT (and shabbat chol hamoed sukkot)

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Schedule for Sukkot, First Days

Wednesday, October 4

6:34 PM - Latest Candle Lighting
6:30 PM - Mincha - 125 Coltrane
6:50 PM - Class
7:25 PM - Maariv

Thursday, October 5

9:15 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 10:12 AM) - 125 Coltrane

Kiddush 12:15 PM

Sponsored by Dave & Raquel Levine in honor of Raquel's birthday. You are a wonderful mother, amazing wife and incredible person. Mazel Tov, may you live a blessed life to 120.

Afternoon Schedule

6:35 PM - Mincha - 125 Coltrane
6:50 PM - Class
7:35 PM - Maariv
7:51 PM - Earliest Candle Lighting

Friday, October 6

9:15 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 9:59 AM) - 125 Coltrane

Kiddush 12:15 PM

Sponsored by Rabbi & Orit Sizer in honor of the memories of Shmuel Yaakov ben Shimon, Shimon ben Shmuel and Mircha bas Dovid.

Afternoon Schedule

6:30 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat/Maariv - 125 Coltrane

 

Please ensure to make an "Eiruv Tavshilin" before Yom Tov begins. For details please click here.

Please ensure to bring your own lulav and etrog the for first 2 days of Sukkot.

For more info and ideas about Sukkot, please click here.

 

Schedule for Shabbat Chol HaMoed Sukkot

Friday, October 6

6:31 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:37 PM)
6:30 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, October 7

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:13 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Making Beginnings Easyin the Kiddush Room

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored by Darryl & Nikki cohen in honour of Danielle's birthday! Happy birthday Danielle, you continue to be a tremendous source of nachas to us. We are grateful to Hashem for blessing us with a daughter with such special middot. Love, Mom and Dad.

Afternoon Schedule

4:30 PM - Sukkah Hop, see flier below
6:10 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
6:35 PM - Seudat Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
7:32 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
7:37 PM - Shabbat Ends

Schedule for Chol HaMoed Sukkot

Monday, October 9

8:00 PM - Torah 2.0 for registrants at the Krokotsky Sukkah - 2 Noam Court
9:00 PM - Maariv - 2 Noam Court
9:15 PM - 'Simchat Beit HaShoeiva'- Communal Sukka Party at the Krokotsky Sukkah - 2 Noam Court

Schedule for Shemini Atzeret

Wednesday, October 11

6:22 PM - Candle Lighting
6:20 PM - Mincha - 125 Coltrane
6:40 PM - Class
7:10 PM - Maariv

Thursday, October 12

9:15 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 9:54 AM) - 125 Coltrane
10:35 AM - Yizkor (approx.)

Kiddush 12:15 PM

Sponsored by Howie & Amanda Frenkel in honor of our 9 year anniversary which has brought us 3 wonderful kids, joyous memories and countless blessings.

Schedule for Simchat Torah

Thursday, October 12

6:20 PM - Mincha - Stephen Lewis Secondary School
6:35 PM - Auction
7:15 PM - Maariv
7:30 PM - Dancing/Hakafot; hot food and refreshments sponsored by Terry & Taryn Kukle and Jay & Jenn Feldman in honor of Terry's birthday
7:38 PM - Earliest Candle Lighting

Friday, October 13

9:00 AM - Shacharis (Latest Shema 9:53 AM) - 125 Coltrane

Kiddush 12:00 PM

Sponsored by Alex & Shauna Argueta in honor of our son Benyamin Yitzchak! Happy 1st birthday from Mami, Papi, Abuelito and Abuelita. May Hashem bless you with wisdom, happiness and health.

Afternoon Schedule

6:15 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat/Maariv - 125 Coltrane

Please ensure to make an "Eiruv Tavshilin" before Yom Tov begins. For details please click here.

For more info and ideas about Sukkot, please click here.

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PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE ROSH HASHANNA AND YOM KIPPUR SCHEDULE.

For more info and ideas about Rosh Hashanna, including videos and articles, please click here

Please ensure as well to make an "Eiruv Tavshilin" before Rosh Hashanna. For details please click here

Please note that ALL EVENING Services on Rosh Hashanna will take place at 125 Coltrane Drive, not ACE day care.

Please enusre to light a 3 day candle in advance of the holiday in order to light your holiday and Shabbat candles from a pre-existing flame.

 

Kiddush

First day kiddush sponsored by an anonymous donor.

Second day kiddush sponsored by Michael & Danielle Steinman and Abe & Perla Hudy in honor of the Thornhill Woods Community, wishing everyone a Shana Tova! Also, in loving memory of Kalman, Naftali, May and Tzvi Hudy.

 

Shabbat

Friday, September 22

6:56 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:58 PM)
6:55 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, September 23

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:07 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Ups and Downs - Getting the Most out of the Holiday" in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Special Shabbat Shuva Drasha- Stick to Your Guns!" in the Main Shul

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Mark & Rhonda Halpern in honour of our gratitude to HaShem for the blessing of an accident 24 years ago and to wish our fantastic community a sweet and healthy New Year!

Afternoon Schedule

5:20 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understading the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
5:50 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:35 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
7:00 PM - Seudat Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
7:57 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
8:02 PM - Shabbat Ends

Schedule for Sept 16, nitzavim-vayeilech

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Friday, September 15

7:09 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:10 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, September 16

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:05 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Howie Frenkel, "It's Not Where You've Been, It's Where You're Goingin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Torah Insightsin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Mandel, "Choose Life!in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Aliza Cohen for women in Room 113

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Sid Schiff in honour of the Yartzheit of his mother, Genia bat Zeesha, and his 6th year anniversary as a member of the THW Shul .

Afternoon Schedule

5:35 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understading the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:05 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:50 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
7:15 PM - Seudat Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
8:10 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
8:15 PM - Shabbat Ends

1:10 AM - Selichos - 125 Coltrane

New Member Profiles

Meet the Majonis's!

Dr. Joel and Mrs. Bonita Majonis have lived in Thornhill Woods since 2002. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past summer. Joel is a retired university professor of Social Work. Since his retirement, he has achieved provincial registration in both Social Work and Psychotherapy, and maintains an active part-time Psychotherapy practice. Bonita holds a Master of Social Work degree and before retirement worked for more than 30 years in the social service system in Southern Ontario, achieving the ultimate position of Director of Research and Outcome Measurement in a large social service agency. Since her retirement, Bonita performs part time consultation work, volunteers at a local hospital, and continues her lifetime study of the classical guitar. Joel and Bonita have attended the Thornhill Woods Shul from time to time over the years of its existence, starting when it was held upstairs at the plaza on Bathurst and Rutherford Rd. They are pleased to note that the Shul is now associated with Aish, with its emphasis on inclusiveness for all Jews and learning.

Schedule for Sept 9, Ki Tavo

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Friday, September 8

7:22 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:20 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, September 9

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:02 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Anonymous in honour of Elise Goldberg, in deep gratitude for all the time, effort and devotion she puts into this community, no task to big or too small, always giving of herself with a warm smile and a kind word. Happy Birthday Elise!

Afternoon Schedule

5:45 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understading the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:15 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
7:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
7:25 PM - Seudat Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
8:23 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
8:28 PM - Shabbat Ends

September 2, 2017, ParshaT Ki Teitze

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Friday, September 1

7:34 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:31 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, September 2

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:59 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Members of Thornhill Woods Shul in honour of Rabbi Moishe and Shelly Krokotsky. The Thornhill Woods Shul community is privileged and honoured to show them our appreciation, Hakarat Hatov, for all that they have done for us as individuals and as a community for more than 10 years. Their quiet strength, tremendous knowledge and leadership as role models to all of us is beyond compare. May we all aspire to live the values and teachings of Torah as they do with humility and kindness..

Afternoon Schedule

6:00 PM - "Parsha Pearls" - Lessons derived from the weekly Torah Portion (for men and women), with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
6:45 PM - "Sefer Hachinuch" - Understading the Meaning of the Mitzvot, with Rabbi Krokotsky - 125 Coltrane
7:15 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
7:40 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
8:36 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
8:41 PM - Shabbos Ends

SCHEDULE FOR august 5, 2017 - PARASHAT vaeschanan

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Friday, August 4

8:18 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:07 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, August 5

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:47 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "The Happiness Equationin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Torah Insightsin the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Amir Dodick, "The Broken String - A Lesson in Gratitudein the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rhonda Halpern for women in Room 113

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by The Thornhill Woods Shul.

Additional Desserts sponsored by Vanessa Kates in honour of Aaron's birthday. Wishing you a very happy birthday filled with love, from Vanessa and Alexia.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Jenn & Jay Feldman, 127 Couture Gardens, class by David Levine
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 127 Couture Gardens
9:25 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:30 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for July 29, 2017 - Parashat DEVARIM

27/07/17 10:19:43 AM

Jul27

Friday, July 28

8:27 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:14 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, July 29

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:43 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Shaun & Shawna Goodman in honour of Joelle's Bat Mitzvah.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Michele & Jessy Revivo, class by Jessy Revivo
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit sponsored by Michele & Jessy Revivo, in partnership with Karin & Amir Dodick and Gloria Moreno
9:34 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:39 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for July 15, 2017, Parshas Pinchas

12/07/17 04:28:22 PM

Jul12

Friday, July 14

8:39 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:24 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, July 15

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:36 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Roy & Maureen Arluck in honour of the Yahrzeits of my beloved Father, Yosef ben Tzvi Hirsh, and Mother, Sarah Rivka bat Abraham. Roy & Maureen Arluck.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Mark & Rhonda Halpern, class by Mark Halpern
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit at the home of Mark & Rhonda Halpern
9:47 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:52 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for July 8, 2017, Parshas Balak

05/07/17 08:19:44 PM

Jul5

Friday, July 7

8:43 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:26 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, July 8

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:33 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Brad & Tatiana Cohen in honour of Ariel's 10th birthday! Mazal tov, and may you continue to grow and make us proud!

Also sponsored by Alex & Shauna Argueta in honour of To my loving wife and wonderful mother. Happy birthday from Benyamin and Papi.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Terry & Taryn Kukle, class by Joe Shimansky
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit sponsored by Terry & Taryn Kukle, in partnership with Dorit & Jason Black
9:51 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:56 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for July 1, 2017, Parshas Chukas

30/06/17 12:29:35 AM

Jun30

Friday, June 30

8:45 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:28 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, July 1

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:30 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Joe & Gila Shimansky in honour of the amazing Thornhill Woods Shul Community. With thanks to Hashem for all He does for us.

Also sponsored by Jason & Michelle Outmezguine in honour of the yahrzeit of Jason's father Bob Outmezguine's, and for welcoming the Outmezguine Family to the Thornhill Woods Shul.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Polina & Ilan Nagla, 26 Bristlewood Cr, class by Mark Halpern
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit sponsored by Polina & Ilan Nagla, in partnership with Edy & Nelly Braun - 26 Bristlewood Cr
9:53 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:58 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for May 20, 2017, ParshaT Behar-Bechukosai

17/05/17 01:27:12 PM

May17

Friday, May 19

8:23 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:08 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, May 20

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:30 AM)

11:15 AM- Special Guest Speaker Moe Mernick- "Epic Encounter- How Hitchhiking Across America Changed my Outlook on Life"

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Karin & Amir Dodick i n honour of our friend Moshe Mernick. He should have success to continue to inspire and be a role model for all Jews.

Also sponsored by David & Raquel Levine in honour of Evan's 7th birthday.

Additional Desserts sponsored by Nelly & Edy Braun in honour of  Eli and Aaron's Birthdays. We wish you health and happiness until 120! Love, Mom and Dad.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Rabbi & Fraidy Mandel, 125 Coltrane Dr, SPECIAL GUest Speaker Moe Mernick- "
From Ordinary to Extra-Ordinary: The recipe for success in our personal and professional lives"

6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane Dr
9:32 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:37 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat Schedule - Parashat HaMidbar

17/05/17 01:27:12 PM

May17

Friday, May 26

8:29 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:14 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, May 27

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:28 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Michele & Jessy Revivo in honour of Yaels 10th birthday and the birth of their new baby girl Rayna Hadassah Revivo. They are thankful to Hashem for all their blessings. Amen .

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of Shaun & Shawna Goodman, 18 Sandwood Dr, class by Rabbi Sitzer
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 18 Sandwood Dr, in partnership with Sean & Rochelle Demsky
9:38 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:43 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

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SCHEDULE FOR JUNE 3, 2017 - PARSHAT NASSO

17/05/17 01:27:12 PM

May17

Friday, June 2

8:35 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:19 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, June 3

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:26 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "Maintaining Inspiration Throughout the Yearin the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Q & Ain the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Cohen, "MORE Fascinating Halachik Topics"in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Aliza Cohen for women in Room 113

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Howard & Amanda Frenkel in honour of Brayden's 7th birthday, with gratitude to Hashem. Brayden, you bring us such joy, pride and laughter each day, and you have truly become a real mensch! We love you!

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at 266 Autumn Hill Blvd, class by Gidon Kerbel 
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit 
9:44 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:49 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for June 10, 2017, Parshat Beha'aloscha

17/05/17 01:27:12 PM

May17

Friday, June 9

8:40 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:23 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, June 10

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:26 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by David & Raquel Levine in honour of their 10th wedding anniversary.

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at the home of David & Raquel Levine, 20 Mistywood Cr, class by David Levine
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit sponsored by David & Raquel Levine, in partnership with Oren & Alona Berkovitz - 20 Mistywood Cr
9:49 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:54 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for June 17, 2017, ParshaT Sh'lach

17/05/17 01:27:12 PM

May17

Friday, June 16

8:44 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:26 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, June 17

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:26 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Jodi & Gidon Kerbel in honour of With gratitude to Hashem, In honour of Hayella and Gila's birthdays. May the next decade bring as much nachas to their parents and grandparents as their first decade did. .

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at  29 Fraserwood Rd, class by Rabbi Krokocki
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 29 Fraserwood Rd
9:52 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:57 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

Schedule for May 13, 2017, Parshas Emor

11/05/17 08:33:09 AM

May11

Friday, May 12

8:15 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 7:02 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, May 13

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:34 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Edeet & Jeremy Kochberg in honour of the Yahrzeit of Jolan Goldberger. Jolan is lovingly remembered by her daughter Agnes, her grandchildren Jennifer and Jeremy, and her son-in-law Martin. Additionally, this kiddush is sponsored in honour of Edeet & Jeremy recently joining the Thornhill Woods Shul community as members..

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class 10 Noam Crt, class by Rabbi Cohen
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 10 Noam Crt
9:24 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:29 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

May 6, 2017, Parshas Achrei Mos-Kedoshim

03/05/17 10:20:31 PM

May3

Friday, May 5

8:07 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:56 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, May 6

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:38 AM)

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Melanie Craig in honour of her daughter Naomi's Bat Mitzvah. May Naomi continue to grow in her love and committment to Torah and mitzvot. Your family is very proud of the young Jewish woman you are becoming. Mazal tov!

ENJOY OUR ANNUAL CHOLENT COOK-OFF! TASTE FROM 5 DIFFERENT CHOLENTS AND VOTE ON YOUR FAVORITE!

Afternoon Schedule

5:00 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
5:40 PM - Pirkei Avos Class at 16 Krisbury Ave
6:30 PM - Community Seudah Shlishit - 16 Krisbury Ave
9:16 PM - Shabbos Ends
9:21 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane

PARSHAT Tazria-Metzora,  APRIL 29, 2017

28/04/17 10:37:06 AM

Apr28

Friday, April 29

7:59 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:56 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, April 29

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:43 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Rabbi Mordechai Cohen, "All about Israel: Live there, stay here and other views on Medinat Yisrael" in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "A holy land - a holy people!" in the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Elisha , "Israel - home and heart" in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Aliza Cohen for women in Room 113
Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Asher Tsetlin in honour of the memory of his Grandfather, Semyon Moiseevich Tsetlin's (Shimon Ben Movsha) yahrzeit. He was always a great example of a Mensch, a man of honesty and a gentle caring soul.

Additional desserts sponsored by Aaron and Vanessa Kates in honour of Vanessa's birthday...Happy birthday, only joy and blessings until 120!.

Afternoon Schedule

7:40 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
8:05 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
9:03 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
9:08 PM - Shabbos Ends

Monday Night Learning, May 1 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Foundations of Judaism- "Back to Basics- Genesis, Chapter 2" with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

Happenings

Last call to sign up for our Rosh Chodesh Ladies' Night Out featuring sushi making and an inspirational talk with guest speaker Jody Berkel in honour of Yom Ha'atzmaut! Click on image to register:    https://www.thwshul.com/event/rciyyar

PARASHAT SHEMINI,  April 22 2017

21/04/17 07:29:33 AM

Apr21

Friday, April 21

7:59 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:50 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, April 22

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:49 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Rabbi Mordechai Cohen, "The how and Why of a Kosher Home " in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Presentation by Rabbi Mandel, followed by a Dvar Torah from the Bar Mitzvah boy, Adam Guigui in the Main Shul

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Kathryn & Erick Guigui in honour of Adam's Bar Mitzvah. Mazel tov to the Guigui family on this joyous occasion!

Afternoon Schedule

7:35 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
8:00 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane, sponsored by David Levine in honour of the end of a great season of 3rd meals at Coltrane. To be enhanced with wine and chocolate.
8:55 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
9:00 PM - Shabbos Ends

Monday Night Learning, April 24 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - Beginner's Class with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

Shabbat chol hamoed, pesach, April 15, 2017

09/03/17 11:50:13 PM

Mar9

Schedule for Shabbat Chol HaMoed Pesach

Friday, April 14

7:42 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 6:37 PM)
7:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, April 8

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 10:03 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Jessy Revivo , "Chametz: from being show bread to being outlawed - What gives?" in the Kiddush Room

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored by Sam & Ken Aber in honour of their Mother's Yahrtzeit.

Also sponsored by Sid Schiff in honour of the yahrzeit of his father Shmuel Chaim ben Naftali Dov. May his neshama have an aliyah..

Afternoon Schedule

7:15 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
7:40 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
8:38 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
8:43 PM - Shabbos Ends

 

 

PARSHAS Tetzaveh, Mar 11, 2017

03/03/17 07:50:07 AM

Mar3

THW Shul Schedule for March 11, 2017, Parshas Tetzaveh, Shabbat Zachor

Friday, March 10

6:00 PM - Candle Lighting (earliest - 5:06 PM)
6:00 PM - Mincha/Kabbalat Shabbat - 125 Coltrane

Shabbat, March 11

9:00 AM - Morning Services (Latest Shema, 9:32 AM)

Class Schedule

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Class with Mark Halpern, "The Joy of Purim" in the Kiddush Room
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Rabbi Krokotsky, "Who's Behind the Mask?" in the Main Shul
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Class with Raquel Levine for women in Room 113

Kiddush 12:00pm

Sponsored this week by Rabbi & Orit Sitzer in honour of Menashe's Birthday.

Also sponsored by Dorit & Jason Black in honour of the amazing Thornhill Woods Shul community, and with gratitude to Hashem for all their blessings. And to mark their first date, which happened in March of 2000.

Afternoon Schedule

There will be second reading of Parshat Zachor for men and women at 5:20pm at 125 Coltrane.

5:40 PM - Mincha/Afternoon services - 125 Coltrane
6:05 PM - Seudah Shlishit - 125 Coltrane
7:04 PM - Maariv/Evening services - 125 Coltrane
7:09 PM - Shabbos Ends

Purim Schedule

Saturday, March 11

7:30 PM - Maariv and Megilla Reading. Pizza and snacks for sale! - North Thornhill Community Centre, 300 Pleasant Ridge Ave.

Sunday, March 12

8:00 AM - Morning Services/Shacharis - 125 Coltrane
8:50 AM - Megilah Reading - 125 Coltrane
10:30 AM - Later Megilah Reading - Aish Thornhill Community Shul (our sister shul), 949 Clark Ave.
5:30 PM - Purim Seuda - for registered guests only - The Showroom, 25 Planchet Rd

Monday Night Learning, March 13 @ 125 Coltrane

8:15 PM - Weekly Parsha Insight with Rabbi Appelbaum
9:00 PM - The Foundations of Judaism- "Is There More Than One Way To Be A Good Jew??- Part II" with Rabbi Elisha
9:00 PM - Advanced Class, Halacha Discussion with Rabbi Krokotsky
9:45 PM - Maariv/Evening services

Fri, December 15 2017 27 Kislev 5778