October 1, 2021 update:
Notice to our Staff, Students and Members:
TO ALL OUR מתפללים ולומדים
We are very happy to be back at IAJS (Kollel) for the Fall and Winter Semesters
However due to government health regulations, and to ensure the safety of our community, entry will be restricted to:
1) Those who are double vaccinated
2) if you are not vaccinated due to a medical reason and have a Doctors disposition, then you must provide it to our Staff before entering the premises. In this case, you must provide a negative PCR test twice a week.
IF YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR FAMILY HAS A COLD OR FEVER, PLEASE TAKE A PCR TEST TO CHECK IF YOU ARE POSITIVE BEFORE COMING.
We have initiated a covid plan and are trying to do our best to accommodate everyone at the Kollel safely. Each one of you is a valued member and supporter of the Kollel. There is no doubt in our mind that there are many ways to do this.
Please give us the courtesy and respect as we are doing our best.
UPDATED: Please CAREFULLY read our plans and follow our updates at kollel.com. We will not jeopardize or compromise on the health guidelines.
Masks are presently required at all times. There will be a box of masks and hand sanitizer at the entrance.
Anyone entering the premises must have had 2 doses of the covid vaccination. You must present proof before entering the premises.
There will be one minyan on Shabbos downstairs for Vosikin, and ONE MINYAN starting at the posted time of 8:15 am shabbos morning, shabbos Mincha and Maariv. The capacity of the Beis Medrash is based on the proximity of 2 metre distancing between each person. For the weekday: At the present time there is one Minyan upstairs and one downstairs for Shacharis. The zemanim for the Tefillos on Shabbos can be downloaded under the Zemanim menu. The weekday zmanim are also posted under the Zmanim menu.
No children under the high school age during study hours. The Ezras Noshim is reopened for women who are regular attendees and are vaccinated.
When davening is over you must leave the building MAINTAINING SOCIAL DISTANCING.
Only those who regularly Daven at the Kollel and are registered may attend.
Please enter the building on the east side closest to Bathurst and exit on the west side.
If you have any symptoms of illness, please do not come without taking a PCR test. The Kollel office provides PCR testing free of charge.
The Hanhala will only admit those people on the list and who have filled out the screening form. Your registration allows you entrance to the minyanim and sedorim.
We appreciate your patience and understanding.