Springfield Museums Events January 2014
Museums à la Carte Lecture
January 16th, 12:15 pmGeneral Museum Event
One Hundred Years of Jewish Life in the Valley: From Shtetl to Suburb
Dr. Stuart A. Anfang, past president of Temple Beth El, guest exhibit curator
Dr. Anfang will discuss the struggles and triumphs of Jewish immigrants and their descendants in the Pioneer Valley during the late 19th and 20th centuries referring to the newly installed exhibit, “The Jewish Community in the last 100 years.” The exhibit combines artifacts, pictures, personal history, and video to trace the unique journey of the Jewish community “from Shtetl to Suburb.”
$2 members; $4 nonmembers
Davis Auditorium, Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts.
The audience is invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the program; cookies and beverage are provided.
Sponsored by Big Y
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