Philadelphia Community Kollel Weekly Update
November 8, 2018
Shabbos Parshas Toldos 5779
In This Issue
Shabbos Parshas Toldos the Kollel.
Refua Shelaima..
Women's Shiur This Shabbos..
Women's Shiur This Shabbos..
Masmid Program ..
Rabbi Reisman's Navi Shiur
Women's Melaveh Malka November 17th
Kesher Save the Date!
Kollel Lost and Found
Community News
Mazel Tov:

Rabbi Dovid Yonasan (Jonathan) and Mrs Nomi Levene  upon the engagement of  their son Chaim Yaakov to Ilana Kohen of Baltimore!

Mr. Jeff and  Mrs. Chana Miller
upon the engagement of their daughter Elisheva to Yehuda Pe'er of Ashdod!

Russell and Chaya Lyons on the upcoming marriage of their son, Daniel, to Rachel Aspis of Rye, NY.

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News and Events
Shabbos Parshas Toldos
at the Kollel
Thursday, November 8:
8:15 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: Gemara with Rabbi Biberfeld
9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.: Kollel Erev
10:00 p.m.: Maariv

Friday, November 9:
4:31 p.m.: Candle Lighting
4:49 p.m.: Shkiya/Sunset

Shabbos, November 3:
8:15 a.m.: Shacharis
8:36/9:12 a.m.: Latest Krias Shema
4:00 p.m.: Mincha
Followed by Shalosh Seuodos
4:48 p.m.: Shkiya/Sunset
5:43 p.m.: Maariv
6:00 p.m.: 72 Minutes
6:30 p.m.: Masmid Program 
7:30 pm.:  Rabbi Reisman's Navi Shiur

For a Printable version of the November- December Zmanin
please click on the link below. November- December 2018
Refua Shelaima
Please daven on behalf of our dear chaver, Rabbi Mike Stern, Yosef Elimelech Ben Yehudis, sheyichyeh, for a refua shelaima.
Masmid this Week 
is Sponsored by:
In memory of:
Rabbi Yonatan Frankel's paternal grandfather, great-grandfather of Aron (named for him),
 Eliezer, Akiva & Mollie Frankel.
Aaron Michoel ben Chaim Meir Z"L

  May his neshama receive an incredible aliyah from his great-grandsons learning with their father and participating in masmid.

Women's Shiur THIS Shabbos 
Parshas Toldos,  November 10th. 
Women from the community are
 invited to join us for a
 Shiur by Mrs. Rachael Biberfeld
this Shabbos Parshas Toldos at 3:00 pm at the home of Dahlia Ocken 118 Summit Lane 
L'zechus for a Refuah Shleima for Chaim Yisroel Shlomo Ben Hanna and Yosef Elimelech Ben Yehudis

Masmid Program
This Week Starting at 6:30 p.m.

 November 10th, at 6:30 p.m.
At the Kollel

Sponsorships are being accepted.
If you would like to dedicate a program, please do so today to ensure you reserve the opportune week for you.
To sign up as a sponsor today, click here

Join the crowd during long winter Motzaei Shabbosos at our ever-popular and exciting Masmid Program. Young boys come to learn with fathers, grandfathers, and mentors and enjoy great learning, stories, raffle prizes, and pizza! We welcome you to our eighteenth year. To experience a taste of the Masmid Program, follow these links:   Masmid Stories  Masmid Photos  Masmid Videos
The cost for sponsorship is only $360 per week.
To sponsor a program today, click here:  Masmid Sponsorship
To sign up for Masmid email, click here:  Masmid Email Sign-up

Rabbi Reisman Navi Shuir 
NEW TIME! 7:30 p.m.
Join Us This Motsaei Shabbos at 7:30 pm
For Men and Women
OUR 15th Year!!

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Parking note: Please be careful not to park in spots other than Kollel designated ones. If they are full, please find street parking. Thanks!
Women's Melaveh Malka
Motzaei Shabbos Parshas Vayeitzei,  November 17.
Women from the community are
 invited to join us for a Melaveh Malka on
 Motzaei Shabbos Parshas Vayeitzei, November 17th.
at 8:30 PM at Kosloff Torah Academy. 

Kesher Save the Date!
The Kesher Mother-Daughter program will begin a new season on December 16. Please look out for an email with further details.
Kollel Lost and Found  

Unclaimed items left in the Kollel for longer than 30 days will be disposed of.
We have launched a Lost and Found Page to help people become aware of lost items.  Periodically, we will post on this page photos of items that are found in the Kollel facility or at Kollel events.  Please look at the items and let us know if any of them are yours at
(Please hover over each picture to read further details about the item/s in question.
In addition to this page, there is a Lost and Found box by the coat rack at the back door.
Community News 

  • Bnos of Bala Cynwyd will IY"H meet this Shabbos, from 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm at LMS. Please pay your yearly membership dues if your daughter attends Bnos.  
  • Pirchei/Torah Youth this week from 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm at LMS.
  • Bauminger's Library:  The library will once again be open every Wednesday from 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., at 228 Stoneway Lane, Merion.
  • "כל השונה הלכות בכל יום": "Whoever studies two Halachos a day is assured a place in Olam Habah." If you would like to receive a free daily e-mail with two halachos a day, go to and sign up, or send a request to These are two separate services with separate halachos.
  • Rabbi Ungar's dynamic shiur on the Parsha- please join us for an unforgettable shiur every Monday night at Jeff and Daryl Klein's home at 161 Union Avenue at 8:15 p.m.