Announcements and Events

 
Karen B. Staller 
CLARK LIBRARY
303 Westfield Avenue
Clark, NJ 07066 The Ayers Room
9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Introduction to Judaism .3 CEUs

PS Participants will learn about aspects of the Jewish religion including the origins of different groups, the sects of the religion and their similarities and differences, language, the calendar and an overview of holidays and numerology.

1:30 – 4:30 PM Interpreting a Jewish Funeral .3 CEUs

PS We will work our way through the rituals and service of a Jewish funeral and an examination of the meanings of the prayers and blessings used. Participants will be helped to feel comfortable with the material and ready to interpret at their level. 


 


Volunteers Needed!

NJRID needs you:
We have several committees in need of leadership:

 Fundraising & ID Badges – Member-at-Large is the liaison to the Board
The function of the Fundraising Committee shall be to devise ways and carry out means for the 
NJRID to raise funds for its treasury.
 
Mentorship – President is the liaison to the Board
 The function of the Mentorship Committee shall be to devise ways to mentor new and seasoned interpreters to improve their skills.
 
Newsletter – Treasurer is the liaison to the Board
The function of the Newsletter Committee shall be to share interpreter related news with the membership.
 
Terp Chat – President is the liaison to the Board
The function of the Terp Chat Committee shall be to set-up monthly chats where different interpreting topics will be discussed in a non-formal way. Chat            frequency to be determined by the chair.
 
2019 Biennial Conference – Treasurer and President are the liaison to the Board
The function of the Biennial Conference Committee shall be to provide learning opportunities to all the members. It also shall provide a way for all to come together and learn from each other.

If you feel you have the skills to contribute to any of these committees or if you are just looking for a place to serve your organization these committees could use your help. Contact the Board formore information.

 


 

NAD-NJRID Announcement 7-1 

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