Thursday, July 10, 2008

This Shabbos - Machon Chana Yeshivacation Monsey Shabbaton

Machon Chana is offering special activities for women in the Monsey community this Shabbos.

From Gimmel Tammuz to Yud-Beis Tammuz: A Time of Spiritual Growth for Ourselves, Our Families & Our Community

All sessions will take place at K'hal Tzemach Tzedek.

Shabbos Day
12:30 to 1:15 PM - Following the Kiddush downstairs, women are invited to the Ezras Nashim for a Shiur/Farbrengen on the topic of "Maintaining Chassidishkeit in Today's Environment" by Rabbi Kalman Weinfeld, Menahel, Chovevei Torah-Crown Heights

Shabbos Afternoon Workshops
5:30 to 8:00 PM - Shalosh Seudos in the Daily Beis Medrash Room

5:30-6:45 PM (2 concurrent workshops, #1 in Kiddush Room, #2 in Daily Beis Medrash Room)
1. "Instilling a love of Yiddishkeit in young children" by Chaya (Labkowski) Weinfeld, 1st grade teacher, Bnos Menachem
2. "Shidduchim - navigating the system" by Rebbetzin Sara Labkowski, Founder & Director, Machon Chana & Ohr Chana HS & Mrs. Shaindel Blasberg, Shadchan

6:45 to 8:00 PM
1. "BTs" raising 'FFBs'" by Mrs. Shaindel Blasberg
2. "Staying balanced, focused and inspired" by Rebbetzin Sara Labkowski

10:30 PM
Melave Malka for Yeshivacation Women (women in community welcome)in the Kiddush Room
"How Handwriting Reveals Your Soul," Graphology Workshop by Yaakov Rosenthal
Musical selections by Suri Levilov

New Community Sefer Torah Campaign!

For the first time a new Sefer Torah is being written by Anash of the Greater Monsey community! You can see which parshiyos are still available by clicking here. Every family that contributes $1,000 or more will be recognized on the back of the Sefer Torah mantel (cover). To reserve a parsha please contact

Mazel Tov Goldbergs!

Mazel tov to Rabbi Yisroel and Shoshi Goldberg, Shluchim in New City, on the birth of a baby girl! A celebration will take place this Sunday morning, July 13, from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, at the Goldberg home, 21F Heritage Drive in New City.