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Museum of Jewish Heritage: Annual Gathering of Remembrance, German Jewish Soldiers in World War I, and more
YOM HASHOAH observance
Gathering of Remembrance Sunday, April
24 | Online at 2 PM ET
Every year at the Annual Gathering of Remembrance, the Museum brings
thousands together to say with one collective voice: we will never
forget. This Yom HaShoah tribute has power that echoes across
generations. Speakers at this year's virtual presentation will include
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield and US Senate
Majority Leader Chuck Schumer. Musical performances
will be provided by HaZamir: The International Jewish Teen Choir, Cantor Joseph
Malovany, Zalmen Mlotek, Steven Skybell, Valeriya Sholokhova, and
to Sephardic History in Salonica Wednesdays,
May 4 - 25 | 6 - 7:15 ET
Join the Museum for an intimate tour through the history of Sephardic
Jewry, Ladino culture, and the Jewish heartland of southeastern Europe
and Anatolia—all through the tale of a single, extraordinary family
from Salonica (current-day Thessaloniki, Greece). This virtual adult
education course will be taught by Dr. Sarah Abrevaya Stein,
the Viterbi Family Endowed Chair in Mediterranean Jewish Studies at UCLA andwill meet weekly on Wednesdays in May from 6:00 to 7:15 PM ET.
Space is limited.
Museum members receive discounted or waived tuition to this course,
depending on membership level. Join
as a member today to apply these discounts to this
new adult education course.
Public programming at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A
Living Memorial to the Holocaust is made possible, in part, by public
funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in
partnership with the City Council; the Conference on Jewish Material
Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) the New York State Council on
the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy C. Hochul and the New York
State Legislature; Battery Park City Authority; The Goldie and David
Blanksteen Foundation; Marcia Horowitz Educational Fund for
Cross-Cultural Awareness; and other generous donors.