Philadelphia Community Kollel Weekly Update

October 14, 2016
Parshas Ha'azinu 5777
Sukkos 5777
In This Issue
This Shabbos at the Kollel
Sukkos 5776 at the Kollel
Kollel Bein Hazemanim
Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim
Sukkos in 60 Minutes
Community News
Mazel Tov To:

Abba and Ruthie Krieger upon the engagement of Penina to Yossi Quint, son of Rachel and David Quint of Riverdale, New York! 

Condolences to:
Dovid and Leah Gotlib on the passing of Dovid's mother, Mrs. Miriam Gotlib, z"l.
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The Kollel Rabbis and Staff Wish You Joyous and Uplifting Sukkos!
This Shabbos at the Kollel
Parshas Ha'azinu
Thursday, October 13:
9:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.:  Kollel Erev
9:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.: Rabbi Frand's Weekly Parsha Shiur
10:00 p.m.: Maariv
10:15 p.m.: Daf Yomi

Friday, October 14:
8:20 a.m.- 8:35 a.m.: Rabbi Prupas's Shiur
6:04 p.m.:  Candle Lighting
6:22 p.m.: Shkiya

Shabbos, October 15:
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:19/ 9:55 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:20 p.m.:  Mincha
6:20 p.m.: Shkiya
7:15 p.m.: Maariv
7:32 p.m.:  72 Minutes

Follow this link to see the Shabbos Zemanim chart for October 2016.
Sukkos 5777 at the Kollel

Sunday, October 16: 
Erev Yom Tov
8:00 a.m.:  Shachris
9:23/ 9:59 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:55 p.m.: Mincha
6:00 p.m.: Candle Lighting
6:18 p.m.: Shkiya
6:53 p.m.: Maariv

1st Day Sukkos:
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:24/ 10:00 a.m.:  Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:55 p.m.: Mincha
Candle Lighting After Tzeis
6:17 p.m.: Shkiya
6:52 p.m.: Maariv
7:29 p.m.: 72 Minutes
2nd Day Sukkos:
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:24/ 10:00 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema 
5:55 p.m.: Mincha
6:15 p.m.: Shkiya
7:10 p.m.:  Maariv
7:27 p.m.:  72 Minutes

1st Day Chol Hamoed:
8:00 a.m.:  Shachris
9:25/ 10:01 a.m.:  Sof Zman Krias Shema
2:30 p.m.:  Mincha
6:14 p.m.:  Shkiya
9:55 p.m.: Maariv

2nd Day Chol Hamoed:  
8:00 a.m.: Shacharis
9:25/ 10:01 a.m.:  Sof Zman Krias Shema
2:30 p.m.: Mincha
6:12 p.m.: Shkiya
9:55 p.m.: Maariv

3rd Day Chol Hamoed: Erev Shabbos
8:00 a.m.: Shachris
9:26/ 10:02 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:53 p.m.:
 Candle Lighting
6:11 p.m.: Shkiya

Shabbos Chol Hamoed (4th Day):
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:26/ 10:02 a.m.:  Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:09 p.m.:  Mincha
6:09 p.m.:  Shkiya
7:04 p.m.:  Maariv
7:21 p.m.: 72 Minutes
Hoshana Rabba
6:45 a.m.: Shacharis
9:27/ 10:03 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:43 p.m.: Mincha
5:50 p.m.: Candle Lighting
6:08 p.m.: Shkiya
6:35 p.m.: Maariv

Shemini Atzeres
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:27/ 10:03 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:42 p.m.: Mincha
Candle Lighting After Tzeis
6:07 p.m.: Shkiya
6:42 p.m.: Maariv followed by Hakafos
Simchas Torah
8:15 a.m.: Shachris
9:28/10:04 a.m.:  Sof Zman Krias Shema
5:45 p.m.:  Mincha
6:05 p.m.:  Shkiya
7:00 p.m.:  Maariv
7:17 p.m.: 72 Minutes

Issru Chag:
8:00 a.m.:  Shachris
9:28/10:04 a.m.: Sof Zman Krias Shema
2:30 p.m.:  Mincha
6:04 p.m.: Shkiya
9:55 p.m.: Maariv

For a printable version of the Kollel's Sukkos Zemanim, please click on the link below.
Kollel Bein Hazemanim Intersession
October 13-November 2
The Kollel Sukkos Bein Hazmanim (Intersession) began Thursday, October 13 and continues until Wednesday, November 2nd (2nd day Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan). For a davening schedule, please see link below. The following is the Kollel schedule for this time period:

With the exception of Daf Yomi and Kollel Boker, all chavrusos and shiurim will be in intersession until Wednesday, November 2nd. (Please look out for an e-mail communication at that time to confirm that these shiurim have restarted.)

The Kollel will once again host Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim. Please see below for details of this program. Breakfast will be served. A sukkah will be available throughout Yom Tov.

Daf Yomi WILL continue every week night at 10:10 p.m. here at the Kollel. Yom Tov schedule: TBA

We will continue to hold daily minyanim on
our usual schedule with one exception.

Weekday Shacharis will take place
at 8:00 a.m. during the period of:
Friday October 14th - Wednesday, October 26
Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim
in Session!
The Kollel is once  again hosting Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim from Thursday, October 13 until Friday, October 21st. 

To sponsor a day of learning for only $250
Please contact R' Zeffren at 610-507-3906 or
Sukkah Available Throughout Yom Tov!
Breakfast Served Daily!
Shacharis 8:00 a.m.
Mincha: 2:30 p.m.
Seforim will be awarded to all bochurim back from Yeshiva that learn a minimum of 10-15 hours during the sedorim of Yeshivas Bein Hazemanim.
Parking note: Please be careful not to park in spots other than Kollel designated ones. If they are full, please find street parking. Thanks!
Sukkos in 60 Minute or Less
Partners in Torah is proud to present a special educational piece prepared by Rabbi Elazar Meisels called "Sukkos in 60 Minutes or Less."

 Arranged in a graphically pleasing format, it's full of information on Sukkos, much of it not found elsewhere.
To see this booklet, click here.
Community News
  • KosherSync: Like to know what's going on in the community? Join the Koshersync weekly update list! Simply send an e-mail to with the word "Subscribe" as the subject. This free service will update you weekly about the events scheduled for that week and a digest of new events. To post an event, e-mail with the event name, location, time, and description.
  • 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.
  • Parsha Shiur by Rabbi Ungar of Etz Chaim-  a 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.