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.

WSAT is CLOSING its doors for this Shabbos (3/13) and until further notice. This includes all daily minyanim, shiurim and learning groups.


On the Same Page program (one amud a week)


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

  • For Men
  • Wednesday @ 9pm
  • Chavrusah
  • Woodside Beis Midrash
Rabbi Walter delivers an independent weekly shiur on a practical, contemporary, and relevant halachic issue. The shiur analyzes the particular topic by reviewing all the classic literature from the earliest sources through the most contemporary. Mareh Mekomos sheets are provided.

Talmud Class

  • Shabbos after mincha
  • Daniel Jacoby
  • Woodside Sanctuary

Gemora Kiddushin (no background necessary).

Talmud Class

  • Wednesday @ 8:30pm
  • Rabbi Landesman

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 Megillah (intermediate)

Torah Class

  • Monday
  • Rabbi Avrom Landesman
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

Navi Class for Women

  • Shabbos Afternoon
  • Rotating Teacher

Daf Yomi

  • Sun – Thursday – 8pm Shabbos – 1 hour before mincha.
  • Rabbi Duvie Shafran
  • 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)

Rambam Chaburah

  • Tuesday @9pm
  • Woodside Beis Midrash

We just began Hilchos Teshuva of the Rambam in time to usher in Chodesh Elul; learning the Rambam’s Hilchos Teshuva is a great opportunity to prepare for the Yamim Noraim; please comeand join us.