Bais Schneur is located in Luzerne county, Pennsylvania, near the Chabad Kingston community.
The Yeshiva building includes a dormitory for 50 students, with a Zal, classrooms, offices, lunchroom Kitchen, and room for recreation.
It's quiet, small town setting, with amenities, stores, state of the art JCC, and close proximity to the Chabad community of Kingston, prove it to be a setting conducive to learning and personal growth.
This is a program for higher education and Rabbinical seminar.
Menahel Ruchni - Rabbi Yisroel Eichenblatt
A career dedicated to understanding and connecting with the Bochurim, and connecting Bochurim to Chassidus, Rabbi Eichenblatt was previously a Maggid Shuir in Mesivta of New Haven, and a Mashpia in New Haven Zal.
Mashpia - Rabbi Mendel Sasson
A proud alumnus of Oholei Torah, R' Mendel continued his education in Chabad Yeshivos around the world, and earned his Smicha in Eretz Yisroel. He has years of experience successfully building connections with Lubavitcher Bochurim across the spectrum.
Maggid Shiur -Rabbi Schneur Tarlow
Rabbi Tarlow is known for his knowledge, clarity, patience and understanding. He is teaching Advanced Gemoro, Girsha, and Shulchan Aruch
Senior Advisor/Staff Mashpia - Rabbi Leibel Baumgarten
Rabbi Leibel Baumgarten, head Shliach of the East End, oversees the policies and growth of Bais Schneur, and serves as a Mashpia to the staff.
Extra Curricular Program
The Bochurim train 4 times a week and develop expertise in Weight Lifting, Cardiovascular health, Mobility training, and Nutrition.
The program is taught by Dr. William Cavanaugh DPT, CSCS.
Coding Fundamentals, Algorithms, Data Structure, Java, Web Design.
Mixed Martial Arts
Kickboxing technique and physical agility for self defense is taught twice weekly by Rick Rogers who has 20+ years expertise in teaching Mixed Martial Arts.
What age is Bais Schneur for?
Bais Schneur is for Bochurim entering Shiur Alef and Bais Zal.
What is unique about Bais Schneur?
We put strong emphasis in the following areas: Personal attention from the Hanhola, diverse and customized learning curriculum, ability and tools to exercise individual skills and hobbies, and transparency between the Bochurim and the Hanholo.
What type of person is Bais Schneur geared for?
Bochurim coming from Yeshiva who are motivated to grow, receptive to Yiddishkeit, are willing to put effort into making sure they maximize their abilities and time in Yeshiva, and are looking for a full-fledged, genuine and personal Lubavitcher Yeshiva experience.
What are the criteria for being admitted to Bais Schneur?
The criteria for being admitted to Bais Shneur focuses primarily on two qualities: 1. Personal Motivation 2. Receptivity toward Yiddishkeit.
Will I be able to keep my smartphone?
Smartphones are allowed in Yeshiva once a filter has been added by Yeshiva which monitors and limits internet usage.
The phones are given to the Mashgiach and are returned for use daily from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM and 9:15 PM - 10:45 PM
7:45 Wakeup, Mikveh
11:30 Gemoro Iyun Program
1:15 Chassidus Perspectives Shiur
2:45 Extra Curricular Hour
4:15 Girsah Mivtzah Torah/JLI Course
5:30 Shulchan Aruch/General Concepts in Yiddishkeit
8:15 Chassidus with Chavrusah
11:00 Lights Out