Yiddish Book Center
Visit "a lebedike velt," a lively world of Jewish culture.
1021 West St., Amherst, MA 01002
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The Yiddish Book Center is a non-profit organization working to tell the whole Jewish story by rescuing, translating and disseminating Yiddish books and presenting innovative educational programs that broaden understanding of modern Jewish identity.
A Day of Free Activities for All Ages 11AM: Holiday Song Workshop Learn Yiddish holiday songs with Asya Vaisman Schulman,...
Sun, Dec 6, 2015
"A Town Known as Auschwitz"
Curator Shiri B. Sandler, U.S. director of the Auschwitz Jewish Center at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, presents a...
Sun, Dec 13, 2015
"Orchestra of Exiles"
A documentary exploring the life of Polish violinist Bronislaw Huberman, whose extraordinary efforts saved hundreds of Jews from the approaching...
Sun, Dec 27, 2015
"Raise the Roof"
Inspired by images of the magnificent wooden synagogues of eighteenth-century Poland--the last of which were destroyed by the Nazis--artists Rick...
Sun, Feb 7, 2016
Before World War II, Poland was the epicenter of the Jewish world, with four million Jews; today, only 15,000 Jews live...
Sun, Feb 21, 2016
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