Shalom,


The Jewish Deaf Congress invites you to a Special High Holiday ASL zoom panel discussion, cosponsored by the Jewish Deaf Resource Center and the Hillel of Gallaudet.


What: High Points of the High Holidays: Everything You’ve Wanted to Know
When: Wednesday Aug 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Why: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are important Jewish holidays.


The panel of esteemed Jewish Deaf Rabbis and Educators will expand on the meaning of the high holidays, the implications on our self and our community, and the traditions and rituals associated with these holidays.


Please register in advance for this zoom session:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMldeyhrjMvHteMM9KFJf0Pqx9uFWwCR586


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information and the zoom link.


This session will be voice-interpreted.


The panelists include Professor Marla Berkowitz, Rabbi Darby Leigh, Rav Ellen Roth, and Rabbi Yehoshua Soudakoff, and the discussion will be moderated by Jacob Salem, Advisor to the Gallaudet Hillel.


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Every two to four years, we host a variety of keynote speakers and activities during our conferences.

Click on a past conference year to view a video summary.

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(2017 links to an external site: Steve’s Info. Credit for Conference information: Stephen Brenner)


NCJD/JDC Convention List and Upcoming Conferences

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Upcoming Conferences and How to RSVP

Planning is in progress for a Conference in 2021. Watch for updates. Contact JDC using the form below if interested.


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