Workshops

The classes at Yeshivacation, especially designed to fit the needs and interests of our students. Workshops and Tours vary from program to program but may include any or all of the following:

Evening Workshops
Guest Speakers
Discussions – topics on education, marriage, parenting
Farbrengens – chassidic style gatherings for inspiration

Shabbos

Friday Night
Kabbalas Shabbos
Shabbos Meal

Shabbos Day
Sichos Learning
Tefillah in Shul
Shabbos Meal by Crown Heights hosts
Pirkei Avot Class
Singing Nigunim
Mincha
Havdalah
Rebbe’s Video
Malva Malka

Tours

Tours and workshops bring the learning to life!

Mikva Tour – The Laws of Family Purity that govern Jewish family life; a tour of the mikva.
Model Temple – A visual presentation of the layout and vessels of the Temple.
Kashrut Laboratory – A tour of a Kosher Kitchen.
Scribal Arts – Watch a Sofer (scribe) at work.
Matzah Bakery – Learn how flour & water become hand-baked matzah.

Tanya Classes

Discover how to apply the depths of Chassidic teachings in to your daily lives. Focusing on the essential basis of Chassidus- Divine Unity.

Chassidus Mevueres on Tefilah

Do you want to improve your prayer? Learn the purpose and goal of prayer, inspirational thoughts and meditations on Davening.

Inner Dimension of Mitzvos Maasiyos

Not just about knowing the laws, it’s about living them. Learn about it in the source, and discover its spiritual dimension. Topics: Brachos, Shabbos, Hadlakas Neiros, Challah, Yom Tov, Kashrus, Torah, Chesed, Mezuza, Tfillin & Tzizis, Chinuch,  Tznius, Yichud, Holidays.

Spiritual Connections - Mitzvos Shebalev

Delve in to our more emotional connections with Hashem, discussing topics such as: Hashgacha Pratis (Divine Providence), Bchira Chafshis (Free Will), Bitachon (Trust), Women Roles, Nisyonos (Challenges),  Chassidus, Relationships, Galus/ Geulah, Mesirus Nefesh( Self Sacrifice), Moshiach, Simcha, Bittul.

Halachic Insights

Learning the laws as they really are, on Shabbos, Kashrus,Taharas Hamishpacha, the Jewish Calendar, Life Cycle, Brachos and more.

Jewish Home

What is it built of? How do I make mine? How does it last? Addressing: Tznius (Modesty), Sholom Bayis, Derech Eretz, Teens, large families, challenges with children.

Teach me a Torah Skill

Building your learning skills on your level: Kriah-Hebrew reading, Chumash-how to learn, Yiddish Sichos-the language of the Rebbes teachings, Rashi Sichos- understanding the Chochma of learning Yayna Shel Torah.

Chitas Chevrusa

“Living with the times”- Explore the daily portion of the Weekly Torah Reading, study the message it has for you.

Farbrengen and Discussions

The Rebbes perspective on dating, Yichud, Tznius, Chasunah, parenting , education, Israel, being Frum & professional, medical ethics, anti-semitism, art & music , Priorities, Chinuch  and much more!

Crown Heights Tours

Explore Judaism through what the Crown Heights community offers:

Mikveh, Chassidic Art Gallery, Chassidic wedding,  Sofer Stam, Rebbes Library, Bais Hamikdosh Model, Shul Tour, Jewish library tour, Kosher Kitchen, Mikveh for utensils, and you just can’t miss the Judaica stores!

Please note that many of our classes are suitable for both YVC and iLearn participants. Therefore much of our schedule applies to both programs.