Shluchim convene for Regional Conference in Omaha
This Friday the annual kinus Hashluchim for the U.S west coast region will open in Omaha, Nebraska, hosted by Rabbi Mendel Katzman and his wife.
Shluchim from, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington and Wyoming will be attending.
Designed to strengthen and inspire the shluchim, the three day kinus will feature workshops, discussions and lectures. The guest speaker will be Rabbi Moshe Kotlarsky of Merkos L’inyonei Chinuch, who is also responsible for arranging these regional conferences as per a direct directive he received from the Rebbe.
This regional conference is the first of five planned over the coming months.
The next regional conference will be for the New York and New England region. It will bring Shluchim together from Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont and Rhode Island. The kinus will be held on Sunday, 16th of Sivan at Chabad of Stamford, Connecticut, hosted by Rabbi Yisroel Deren his wife.