February 11, 2007
The Yeshiva K’tana of Waterbury will be holding its
2nd Annual Reception on February 11th at 1:00 pm
in the Main Ballroom at Bnai Shalom.
The reception will pay tribute to the twelve founding families of the Waterbury Jewish Community.

For more information about the Yeshiva K’tana or the reception please call 203.756.1800 or email:

Rabbi Kaufman’s Visit To Eretz Yisroel

February 5, 2007

Additional Pictures from Rabbi Kaufman’s visit to Eretz Yisroel

are in the photo album.

Rosh HaYeshiva’s Trip Continues

February 2, 2007

Rabbi Kaufman went to Tzefas and Teveria on Thursday visiting M’komos HaKedoshim.
Friday morning Rabbi Kaufman met with Hagoen Rav Elyashiv.
Rabbi Kaufman will be eating the Seuda tonight at the home of R’ Yisroel Majeski, following the seuda a T’u B’Shevat Tisch will be held by the home of R’ Yaakov Deutscher.

The Rosh HaYeshiva will be attending the tisch of the Toldos Avrohom Rebbe. The Rebbe personally invited Rabbi Kaufman and insisted Rabbi Kaufman comes and brings the bochrim.

Shabbos Chizuk at the Conneticut Grand Hotel

January 27, 2007
The Bochurim arrived at the Hotel at 12:30p.m friday. They had swimming from 1:30 – 3:00 . The pool was open for Yeshiva only during that time.

Davening began at 4:45 followed by an inspiring Kabolas Shabbos by Reb Ezzy Wartelsky with dancing.

The Friday night meal was unbelievable with Zemiros that can be heard throughout the hotel and of course divrie Torah said by Reb Ezzy and Moshe Levin.

The Bachurim then heard Divrie Torah from their Rabbim followed by an oneg and a speech from Rabbi Thaler.

The Shabbos morning seudah had more singing and Divrie Torah by Reb Avi Oberlander(mashgiach) and Tzvi Weg.

Rabbi Kalish spoke at Shalosh Sheudos followed by a question and answer session.

Rosh HaYeshiva continues his trip in Eretz Yisroel

January 27, 2007
On Friday the Rosh HaYeshiva met with Harav Nossen Tzvi Finkel Shlita, Rosh HaYeshiva of the Mir, he also met with Harav Glustien and Harav Aron David Shlita on Friday.
Friday night the Rosh HaYeshiva davened by the Kosel (escorted by IDF personnel) he then ate the Shabbos Seuda by Reb Yacov Metz, an alumni of the Yeshiva.

Shabbos morning the rosh hayehiva davend by harav don segal shlita and spoke by rabbi centers yeshiva in the afternoon.

Rosh HaYeshiva in Eretz Yisroel

January 25, 2007

Pictures from Rabbi Kaufman’s visit to Eretz Yisroel.
The mesibah was held in Yad Shlomo, Malot Dafnah. A very big thank you to Pinny Spira who arranged the event and Rueven Gross for the VIP treatment Rabbi Kaufman received in the airport.

Photo Courtesy: De-Vort, Inc.

Yeshiva K’tana to Attend Siyum Mishnayos

January 25, 2007

The 4-6th grade of the Yeshiva K’tana will spend this Shabbos in Montreal. They will be part of 500 boys that learned Mishnayos. Each boy had to learn at least 40 mishnayos, and tested. Accompaning the boys will be Rabbi Yehuda Brecher, menahel, Rabbi Baruch Levine, 6th Grade Rebbe and Mr. Ari Bousbib. “We are very proud of the boys” Rabbi Levine said, “and hope to see then continue growing into Talmidei Chachamim.”

Top Left (L-R) Mr. Ari Bousbib, Rabbi Baruch Levine, Rabbi Yehuda Brecher

Loading the cars for the trip to Montreal