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THE INHABITANTS THEREOF:” PHILADELPHIA JEWISH HISTORY :RABBI LANCE J. SUSSMAN, PH.D.

Apr 6, Apr 20, May 4, May 18 6-7:30pm $90/$75 members/ $65 teachers Purchase Member tickets Purchase Non Member tickets The 4-week class (every other week), taught by Rabbi Lance Sussman, will explore the sweep of Philadelphia Jewish history. For much of its history, Philadelphia has functioned as the Jewish Capital of America. At other times, it has been paradigmatic of the American Jewish experience and, thus, in many ways is part of the "national" story the Museum is dedicated to exploring. Week 1: April 6, 2016 A Revolution in Jewish History: Jewish Patriots and Tories in Philadelphia, 1776-1787 Week 2: April 20, 2016 The Golden Age of Philadelphia’s Uptown Jewish Community, 1866-1920 Week 3: May 4, 2016 South Philly: An American Shtetl, 1880-1920 Week 4: May 18, 2016 Suburban Frontiers: Jewish Life in Philadelphia Since 1960

Place: National Museum of American Jewish History, 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, Pe 19106

Date: 04/06/2016 6:00 PM to 5/18/2016 7:30 PM

Type: Lecture

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Holocaust Remembrance 2016

Holocaust Remembrance in Battle Creek, Michigan this year includes a theater production, traveling museum exhibition, and survivor's presentation. A website at http://bitly.com/HolocaustRemembranceBC offers resources to help students and adults prepare for events of spring 2016.

Place: Art Center of Battle Creek, 265 E Emmett St, , Battle Creek, Mi 49017

Date: 04/13/2016 12:00 PM to 5/27/2016 5:00 PM

Type: Other

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Saving a Legacy: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction in Buffalo, NY

Saving a Legacy: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction in Buffalo, NY is an exhibit about Holocaust Ceremonial Objects that came to Buffalo in the 1950s. This exhibit was created by the Jewish Buffalo Archives Project, under the auspices of the Bureau of Jewish Education in partnership with the Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies and the Cofeld Judaic Museum of Temple Beth Zion, as part of 2016 community observances of Yom HaShoah, "We Remember," organized by the Holocaust Resource Center of Greater Buffalo

Place: Temple Beth Zion, 805 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209

Date: 05/01/2016 1:00 PM to 5/30/2016 4:00 PM

Type: Exhibition

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A Tribute to Toni Young

We think there’s no better way to celebrate than to pay a special tribute to the woman who ‘wrote the book’ on Delaware Jewish history. Join us as we recognize the contributions of Toni Young at the Jewish Historical Society of Delaware’s annual meeting event on Sunday, May 1, 2016. We know you’ll want to join us for this special event so be sure to make a reservation today. You’ll get to see the beautifully renovated exhibit and meeting space of the Delaware Historical Society. Come and be part of this memorable event.

Place: Jewish Historical Society of Delaware, 504 N. Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801

Date: 05/01/2016 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Type: Lecture

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Second Sunday Family Activities

Free with Museum admission On Mother’s Day, join us at the Museum for a day of family fun! Explore the Museum with a focus on women in history. In our hands-on Kids Corner, read stories and make arts and crafts projects (that make great gifts for Mom or any loved ones!).

Place: National Museum of American Jewish History, 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Date: 05/08/2016 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Type: Other

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