Jewish cemetery, Salgotarjani utca, conference

When: November 21, 2017 all-day
Where: Fiume utca National cemetery, Budapest, Budapest, Fiume Graveyard Road, Fiumei út 16-18, 1086 Hungary

  Conference on the Kerepesi/Salgotarjani utca Jewish cemetery in Budapest. A walking tour of the cemetery is included.      

Walking tour

When: November 12, 2017 @ 13:30 – 14:30
Where: Jewish quarter, Lviv, Pidvalna St, 5, L'viv, Lviv Oblast, Ukraine, 79000

A walking tour of the downtown Jewish quarter of Lviv. Click here to see details on Facebook event page  

Jewish Studies Conference, Moscow

When: February 4, 2018 – February 6, 2018 all-day
Where: Sefer Center, Moscow, Leninsky Ave, 32, Moskva, Russia, 119334

  25th International Annual Conference on Jewish Studies   Program will be available January 10, 2018    


When: November 26, 2017 all-day
Where: Alba Iulia synagogue, Strada Tudor Vladimirescu 2, Alba Iulia, Romania

The synagogue in Alba Iulia will be reopened and rededicated after restoration.        

Volunteer action, Jewish cemetery Vienna

When: November 12, 2017 @ 11:00 – 14:00
Where: Central Cemetery gate 4, 1110 Vienna, Austria

A volunteer action at the Jewish section of Vienna’s Zentral Friedhof. Organizers say: “We’ll try to evaluate what’s the current not-so-great state of the tombstones, document and improve it (removing the evil plants around the graves, translate the writing on … Continue reading

Walk in Budapest’s medieval Jewish quarter

When: November 5, 2017 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Where: Budapest, Budapest, Dísz tér 16, 1014 Hungary

A guided walk of Budapest’s medieval Jewish quarter on Castle hill. The walk will take in the site of the buried medieval Great Synagogue, and other sites. Register by email:    

Don’t Walk Over — Talk Over

When: November 5, 2017 @ 15:00 – 17:00
Where: Chernivtsi, Square of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Chernivtsi, Ukraine

An discussion/performance/art project about memory, in Chernivtsi, Ukraine Click here for Facebook page From the organizers: Don’t walk over – talk over! – Research & art project within the project „Freedom Squares“. Lots of steps were made down the stairs … Continue reading

European Day of Jewish Culture, Istanbul

When: November 5, 2017 @ 10:00 – 18:00
Where: Neve Shalom Synagogue, Bereketzade Mahallesi, Büyük Hendek Cd. No:39, 34421 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey

The European Day of Jewish Culture (which took place in other countries in September) takes place in Istanbul. There will be concerts, discussions, book signings, documentary film shows, exhibitions, and traditional food, and also a symbolic wedding representing the Turkish-Jewish … Continue reading

European Association for Jewish Studies conference

When: July 15, 2018 – July 19, 2018 all-day
Where: Krakow , 1995 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403, USA

The XIth conference of the European Association for Jewish Studies will take place in Krakow. The theme of this year’s conference is Searching for Roots of Jewish Traditions. The Congress is organized by the Institute of Jewish Studies, Jagiellonian University in … Continue reading