All Learning opportunities will take place in the Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Monday

Netivot Shalom on the Parsha (Men only), 5:05pm
Rabbi Robby Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Whether you are looking for a way to uplift your week or share at the table on Shabbat – this is the chaburah for you! Don’t miss out on the inspiration of this modern day Chassidic classic as we delve into the deeper meaning within the parsha.

Tuesday

Netivot Shalom, Elevate Yourself (Women only) 1:40pm
Rabbi Robby Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

One of the most difficult requirements of Judaism is the obligation of refining our character. Join us as we delve deeply into the wells of wisdom of the Netivot Shalom on “Taharat HaMiddot” (character refinement) to better understand the importance of purifying our traits, it’s central role in Torah, and how best to achieve it!

Wednesday

About Women, For Women, By Women (Women only) 11:00am
Talia Furleiter | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

In this chabura we will have the opportunity to discuss and learn sources about various issues and topics that pertain specifically to halachically observant women living in 2015. We will cover topics such as women and davening, women’s learning, hair covering, and much more (based on what attendees are interested in!).

Gemara b’Iyun Masechet Brachot (everyone) 1:40pm
Talia Furleiter | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

The sixth chapter of Masechet Brachot discusses the very practical halachot of the brachot we make on food. In this chabura we will learn the Gemara in depth with an eye towards analyzing the conceptual aspects of the various sugyot as well as understanding how the Gemara and Rishonim derive and discuss the halachot that we practice every day.

Revolutionary Rambans (Women only) 1:45pm
Shoshana Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Take a deeper look at Ramban’s comments on the weekly Parsha. We will start with text of the Ramban and work our to a bigger “hashkafic” topic each week.

The Radiance of Shabbat (Women only) 2:30pm
Shoshana Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Halachic and philosophical insights into powerful aspects of Shabbat including Seudah Shlishit, Havdalah, and Melave Malka. We will be using an English text for this chaburah.

Rav Hirsch on the Parsha (Women only) 3:30pm
Shoshana Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

One of the greatest “modern” Rabbis takes a fresh approach to “ancient” concepts in this chabura where we take a deeper look at a specific aspect of the weekly Parsha.

Thursday

Sifsei Chaim Chaburah (Women only) 12:10pm
Rabbi Robby Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Pre Mincha Power Halacha: The Best Part of Waking Up (everyone) 1:00pm
Rabbi Robby Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

Get your day started on the right foot (literally) as we clarify the bottom line halacha on what to do from modeh ani through pesukei d’zimrah and everything in between! The shiur will be based on the Shulchan Aruch and include the rulings of modern day poskim. Followed by 1:20PM Mincha.

Mishnah Brurah: Hilchot Tefillah (Men only) 5:05pm
Rabbi Robby Charnoff | Hillel Beit Midrash (S.U. 206)

When are you allowed to interrupt your pesukei d’zimrah? What do you skip if you come late to shul? Can 10 men create a minyan if they are in two different rooms? To answer these questions and more, we will delve deeply into the text of the Shulchan Aruch, Rama, and Mishnah Brurah. We will then clarify the practical halacha, including the rulings of modern day poskim, both Ashkenazi and Sephardi.

 

Monday-Thursday 

3:00-4:50pm: HaMidrasha @QC
To learn more about this daily learning program for women visit the OU-JLIC@Queens website here