Woodside Synagogue offers a variety of high quality classes. These classes are designed to be fresh, interesting, productive, uplifting, and educational. Please note that classes are subject to change.   We also offer youth groups on shabbos.

We also have a torah online page where archived Divrei Torah are available.





Parshah Class

  • For Women
  • Sunday @ 9am
  • Rabbi Moshe Walter
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

This class analyzes an aspect of the weekly Parshah based on the classic Torah commentaries. We focus on a textual analysis of an issue in the Parshah, and use the analysis as a vehicle to shed light and understanding on Torah wisdom

Open Beis Medrash & Timely and Seasonal Halachic Topics of Interest

  • For Men
  • Wednesday @ 9pm
  • Chavrusah
  • Woodside Beis Midrash
Join us for a 6 part series of shiurim relating to triage, medical ethics, Pikuach Nefesh, and not standing by while your fellows blood is being spilt.  The topics to be covered will include falling on a grenade, the trolley problem, organ donation, emergency room care, and risking your life to save someone else’s life.  We look forward to seeing you there.


Halachah from the Parshah

The call in mini-class addresses practical, interesting, and less known Halachos that emerge from the Parshah. Each topic focuses on the particular Pesukim in the Parshah, and relevant sources from the Gemara, Rishonim, Shulchan Aruch, and response literature.

Talmud Class

  • Shabbos after first mincha (summer schedule)
  • Daniel Jacoby
  • Woodside Sanctuary

Gemora Kiddushin (no background necessary).

Talmud Class

  • Wednesday @ 8:30pm
  • Rabbi Landesmanhas moved his 

Rabbi Landesman has moved his G’mara shiur from the Yeshiva of Greater Washington over to WSAT; the new class will be starting with Perek Chelek/Sanhedrin


Talmud Class

  • Tuesday @ 7pm
  • Daniel Jacoby
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

Gemora Makkos (intermediate)

Torah Class

  • Monday
  • Rabbi Avrom Landesman
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

Navi Class for Women

  • Shabbos Afternoon
  • Rotating Teacher
  • Various People’s Homes – please see shul announcements

Currently studying Shmuel I.

Daf Yomi

  • Mon, Tue, Thur @ 7:45; Wed @ 9pm. Sun @ 10am, Shabbos – 1 hour before mincha.
  • Rabbi Moshe Arzouan
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

Daf Yomi (or ‘Daily Page’) is a daily regimen of learning the Talmud (Gemara)  in which each of the 2,711 pages of the Babylonian Talmud are covered in their sequence. Under this regimen, the entire Talmud is completed, one day at a time, in a cycle of seven and a half years.  Tens of thousands of Jews worldwide study in the Daf Yomi program. (Wikipedia)