ASL-interpreted Yom HaShoah Commemoration
We’re thrilled to announce that, for the eighth year in a row, we’ll be providing ASL interpretation for the annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Commemoration being presented by Downtown Jewish Life, a collection of Synagogues in Lower Manhattan that includes us at Town & Village (T&V, www.tandv.org).
WHAT: The ceremony will include remarks from Rabbis from several area Synagogues, along with songs from the Cantors and Chorus of Downtown Jewish Life, a Candle-Lighting Ceremony and Memorial Prayers.
WHEN: 5:30 PM — 7:30 PM on Sunday, April 23rd
WHERE: East End Temple (www.eastendtemple.org), 245 East 17th Street (near 2nd Avenue) in Manhattan, NOT at T&V
WHO: Organized by Downtown Jewish Life; Interpreters are Jane Adler & Kathleen Taylor, whose work will be underwritten thanks to UJA-Federation of New York’s Jewish Community Deaf Interpreter Fund.
For additional information, please contact Bram at email@example.com or (212) 677-0368v.
Thanks, and we’ll hope to see you there!
(Schedule is subject to change.)
P.S. Coming soon…more ASL-interpreted Services & Events (including one, soon, with Deafness mentioned in the Torah!)…so please keep your eyes open for more details as they become available, or contact Bram directly to find out more!
P.P.S. ASL interpreters are available at T&V when requests are made in advance. Please contact Bram (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.