Opening of new core exhibit

When: September 17, 2017 @ 18:00 – 20:00
Where: Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives, Budapest, Dohány u. 2, 1074 Hungary

  The opening of the long-awaited new permanent exhibit at the Hungarian Jewish Museum. The Museum is located in a wing of the Dohany St. Synagogue that was built in the 1930s.      

Clean-up

When: September 14, 2017 @ 15:00 – 18:00
Where: Plaszow concentration camp site, Jerozolimska 3, 30-555 Kraków, Poland

  From the organizers: The concentration camp KL Płaszów was created in 1942. It was supposed to be a labor camp for Poles and Jews , but after the liquidation of the ghetto in Kraków the Jews became a majority … Continue reading

Przysucha gathering

When: September 12, 2017 @ 10:00 – 14:30
Where: Przysucha, 26-400 Przysucha, Poland

A dialogue workshop at the zespol szkol Jana Pawla II, based on Hassidic stories and singing, a conversation with representatives of the JHI – Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw, a session about Polish-Jewish relationship in pre-war Przysucha, a guided tour … Continue reading

Diaspora & Heritage: The Shtetl

When: September 25, 2017 all-day
Where: Vilnius, Gedimino pr. 53, Vilnius 01109, Lithuania

  A one-day conference at the Lithuanian Parliament. Part of the conference will focus on Jewish heritage preservation and research. See program here — http://www.lzb.lt/en/conference-dedicated-to-the-national-memorial-day-of-the-genocide-of-the-lithuanian-jews-and-european-days-of-jewish-culture/

Day of Jewish Culture

When: September 10, 2017 all-day
Where: All over Italy

  Italy marks the European Day of Jewish Culture on Sept. 10 — with events planned in more than 80 locations all over the country. Focus of events this year is Sicily, where there are dozens of former Jewish quarters, … Continue reading

Cemetery clean-up

When: September 10, 2017 @ 10:30 – 15:00
Where: Vilnius Jewish cemetery, Sudervės kl. 28, Vilnius 07191, Lithuania

  Volunteer clean-up operation at the only Jewish cemetery currently in operation in Vilnius.

Jewish Days in Plock, Poland

When: September 12, 2017 @ 18:00 – September 16, 2017 @ 20:00
Where: Mazovia Jewish Museum, Józefa Kwiatka 7, Płock, Poland

  Concerts, performances, etc over five days.   See schedule on the Facebook page — https://www.facebook.com/events/864868413666346/?active_tab=about          

European Day of Jewish Culture

When: September 1, 2017 all-day
Where: All over Italy

The EDJC is being observed in Italy on Sept. 10 — the main date elsewhere is Sept. 3. There are events planned in more than 70 locations all around the country. Click the link http://ucei.it/giornatadellacultura/  to see the program in … Continue reading