Jewish Heritage Europe

An Appeal to Save the Synagogue in Nowy Korczyn, Poland

An appeal has been launched to save the historic synagogue in Nowy Korczyn, Poland. The classicist building, dating from 1659 (and rebuilt in 1724), has deteriorated rapidly in recent years and is in serious danger of collapse. Among other things, … continue reading →

End of Summer Jewish Culture Festivals

  At least four big Jewish culture festivals are on in Europe this week and next — in Warsaw; Budapest; Pula, Croatia, and Italy’s Puglia (Apulia) region —  ahead and after the “really big” one — the European Day of … continue reading →

Updates from Maceva organization on Lithuanian Jewish cemeteries

  Maceva, an NGO that cleans and documents and educates about Jewish cemeteries in Lithuania, has published its Spring/Summer 2012 Newsletter, with updates on its activities over the past few months. There are reports about clean-up and documentation activities in … continue reading →