Webinars

UPCOMING WEBINARS

SEPTEMBER 13, 2020 at 4 PM EDT

Join the Masorti Movement for a live broadcast of selihot from the Egalitarian Kotel.

Visit their Facebook page for more information and to view the livestream

SEPTEMBER 10th-17th, 2020

V’samachta B’veitecha | Rejoicing at Home

Join the Fuchsberg Center’s Conservative Yeshiva for a week long program of classes, music and more. Click here to register and here to view the complete schedule.

WEBINAR RECORDINGS

SEPTEMBER 3rd, 2020

Safety and Security Considerations for Outdoor Gatherings

Click here to watch the recording. Password: pUh5$8?V
Click here to view SCN’s High Holidays Outdoor Services Safety and Security Checklist

SEPTEMBER 2nd, 2020 at 2 PM ET

High Holiday Speech Writing for Synagogue Presidents

Click here to watch the recording.

SEPTEMBER 1, 2020

Simhat Torah Idea Slam

Click here to view the recording. Passcode t.%HRN49

AUGUST 27th, 2020 at 2 PM ET

Rosh Hashanah Seder

Join us to learn about Hit’hadshut, a High Holiday seder for renewal of ourselves and the world. Our presenters will share the inspiration and ideas behind the seder’s creation and will advise us on best tips for using the seder. The seder will be available as a free PDF for all.

Click here to view the recording.

AUGUST 11th, 2020

Reopening Webinar from Reform, Reconstructionist, and Conservative/Masorti Task Force

Click here to watch the recording. All the materials referenced in the webinar can be found here.

AUGUST 10th, 2020

Community Building in a Time of Corona

From Masorti Olami, available in English, French and Spanish.

AUGUST 6th, 2020 at 12 PM ET

The Path Forward: Navigating High Holiday Services in the Time of COVID

Click here to view the recording for small congregations (<250 Member Units)

Click here to view the recording for medium congregations (250-650 Member Units)

Click here to view the recording for large congregations (650+ Member Units)

AUGUST 5th, 2020 at 2 PM ET

Back to School? A Forum for Early Childhood Educators

Join us for a conversation about navigating the challenges facing preschools amidst COVID-19. We’ll address key issues including safety protocols, sharing of play materials, policies and procedures.

Click here to view the recording.

AUGUST 3rd, 2020

Streaming on Shabbat and Holidays? Two Positions, One Movement

Webinar from Masorti Olami, watch the recording in English or French.

AUGUST 3rd, 2020 at 3 PM ET

Putting the Joy into Sukkot & Simhat Torah on Zoom

Join Rabbi Yael Buechler and Amichai Margolis of the Leffell School in Westchester, NY for tips about how to utilize Zoom tools for Hallel, Hakafot, sukkah-hopping and more.

Click here to access the webinar recording.

JULY 28TH, 2020 at 3PM ET

Countering An Active Threat Training Program

Our goal is to educate the Community on how to “Commit to Action” if encountering any type of an active threat. Participants will be exposed to national best practices that will provide tangible instructive material that can be utilized at work or in everyday life.

Click here to view the recording, password xt+QZ1M*

JULY 27, 2020

Megilla.com Information Session

Click here to view the recording

JULY 23, 2020 AT 2PM ET

“Everything Is New Again: Planning For LGBTQ Equality And Belonging In 

The New Year. 

The recording of the session can be found here and the presentation slides here.

Links to resources referenced during the webinar can be found here: Keshet’s Resource Library, Inclusion Guide for Synagogues, a recap of our Terms and Concepts, our Seven Jewish Values for Inclusive Communities, and a guide to supporting LGBTQ youth during this time.

JULY 21, 2020 AT 3PM ET

Reaching Out to Interfaith Families During COVID and Beyond

The recording of the session can be found here. Password: v8@+rfjY
Click here for related materials.

JULY 14, 2020 AT 3:00 PM ET
Back to Business: Developing a Reopening Plan

The recording of the session can be found here. (password: 8X&2=1.b ). The materials can be found here.

JULY 9, 2020 at 2 PM ET

Engaging Your Members During the High Holiday Season

Click here to access the webinar recording

Click here for related materials

 

JUNE 30, 2020
Creating Virtual High Holiday Experiences

JUNE 24, 2020
Enhancing Your High Holiday Live Streaming Experience   Use the password  3r?!118E

JUNE 18, 2020
Taking Zoom Programs and Services to the Next Level

JUNE 11, 2020
How to Reopen – Part 2: Making the Leadership Decision
(presented by JFNA)

JUNE 11, 2020
Leaning in to our Commitment: How to Communicate With Your Community in Times of Crisis

JUNE 3, 2020
How to Reopen – Part I: Preparing for the Safety and Security Issues
(presented by JFNA)

JUNE 3, 2020
Making Your High Holiday Appeal Virtually Appealing

JUNE 2, 2020
Developing Your Synagogue’s Reopening Task Force

This presentation from the Secure Community Network (SCN) included the work from the Resumption of Operations and Organizational Reopening Working Group that is creating guides for the Jewish community as they reopen.

  • Click here to access the webinar recording (password: 9E$M6wG@)
  • Click here for presentation materials.

MAY 27, 2020
Shabbat on Screen – Implications of the New CJLS Rulings

  • Click here to access the webinar recording (password: 8m&K2@8#)

MAY 21, 2020
Developing Your High Holiday Task Force

This High Holiday Task Force webinar addressed ways to re-imagine the High Holiday experience as virtual.

  • Click here to access the webinar recording
  • Click here to access the main presentation slides, Tiferet Bet Israel presentation slides, chat box comments, a High Holiday Task Force checklist, and a copy of the SWOT exercise used during the webinar

 

This page will be updated regularly with new resources and information. If you have not found what you are looking for, please check back and/ or contact your synagogue consultant for additional information.