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19th Chevrah Kadisha and Jewish Cemetery Conference
19th Chevrah Kadisha and Jewish Cemetery Conference
Current As of This Moment
Sun, June 13, 2021 — Wed, June 16, 2021

Welcome to the

19th annual North American Chevrah Kadisha and Jewish Cemetery Conference

by Kavod v'Nichum

  • About this year's conference
  • Annual amazing conference gatherings since 2003 in different North American cities
  • Conference sessions offer intense learning focused on the end-of life continuum
  • This year we have 8 plenary sessions and 48 workshops for you to choose among!
  • The presentations respectfully embrace every approach to Jewish living, and every kind of Jewish community
  • Lead your own discussion or share ideas, artwork, or books: guide a Poster Session (click Yes when asked in your registration)
  • See the breadth and depth of our conference session topics and world-class instructors in Previous Conferences

If you need emotional re-charging, get your batteries ready! You will be re-inspired, re-enthused, and re-energized by the amazing teachers and folks who attend this conference.

If you would like to sell books or artwork or other items in the conference bookstore/shuk, please fill out our conference vendor form here.

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To see info on a specific session, including the speaker biography, click Program Details in the vertical menu at the left. Each session description will soon include a link to 1-minute video description of that session by the speaker! These videos are being completed now and will be in place by late May.

Kavod v'Nichum is committed to including people of all gender identities/expressions, sexual orientations, physical/developmental abilities, races, and Jewish experiences. We hope that you'll join us in creating brave spaces where all Jews feel welcome, seen and valued.

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