The artwork on this note card was created by 5768 WRJ Art Calendar artist Césan d’Ornellas Levine.
The Scheidt Seminar is open to presidents and presidents-elect of URJ congregations.
To accommodate growing interest, in 2017 we will be offering two opportunities to attend the Scheidt Seminar:
Pricing and agenda will be the same in both locations, with Rabbi Rick Jacobs, Rabbi Aaron Panken, Amy Asin, Miriam Chilton, Rabbi Sam Joseph and Rabbi Lou Feldstein serving as faculty in both seminars.
An individual can attend the seminar only once. Congregational presidents should choose the date that works best for them for the opportunity to learn, network and worship with participants from congregations of different locations and sizes.
To be notified when registration opens for the 2017 Scheidt Seminar, please fill out the following expression of interest form. You can also sign up for our informational webinar to learn more.
Since 1998, the Scheidt Seminar for Presidents and Presidents-Elect has engaged over 1,500 congregational presidents. Funded through the generosity of Rudi and Honey Scheidt, the annual Scheidt Seminar convenes congregational presidents to learn, network, build relationships, and enhance leadership skills. It serves as a springboard for learning throughout presidents' terms.
In four short days, participants will:
For more information, contact Lisa Lieberman Barzilai at (212) 650-4081 or LBarzilai@urj.org.