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Events

Join us for these events at Jewish Museum Milwaukee:

Tuesday May 23rd, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Inspired Travel: Racine Art Museum + Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
Brown Deer Park & Ride, River Hills WI

Join us for a cultural excursion to see the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center exhibition Operation Finale: The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann and the Racine Art Museum's exhibition "Variations on a Theme: WPA Art from RAM's Collection."

Thursday June 8th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Steen Metz: Surviving Terezin (A Three Part Series)
Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid, Milwaukee WI

Steen Metz was a young boy living in Denmark when the Nazis invaded the country in 1940. He experienced three years of occupation until being arrested and deported, along with his family, to the Terezin concentration camp in Czechoslovakia in 1943.

Thursday June 15th, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Moments & Markers: An Adolph Rosenblatt Retrospective Opening Preview
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Celebrate the creative contributions, imaginative mind and indelible legacy of the beloved artist, teacher, Milwaukee community member and consummate observer, Adolph Rosenblatt.

Sunday June 18th, 2017 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
East Side Stomping Grounds: A Walking History Tour

Ever wonder how the Oriental Landmark Theater became the world record holder for continual showings of The Rocky Horror Picture Show? Or why Landmark Lanes had to manually set pins until 1972?

Wednesday July 12th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
East Side, West Side: A History of Milwaukee Neighborhoods with John Gurda
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

While neighborhoods change, traces of early Milwaukee settlements persist in the local landscape. Join historian and author John Gurda for a walk down memory lane through the streets of Milwaukee.

Thursday July 20th, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Members-Only Tour
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

To thank our members for supporting JMM, we would like to share this story and the life lessons it brings with it. Please join us for a special interactive members-only tour of the permanent and changing exhibits.

Wednesday August 2nd, 2017 7:00 pm
It Runs in the Family: Art and the Rosenblatts
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Adolph Rosenblatt, husband, father, artist and educator, inspired his entire family to pursue individual artistic visions. Join us for a diverse and stimulating panel discussion detailing the abundant artistic endeavors of the Rosenblatt family. Wife Suzanne, sons Eli and Joshua, and daughter Sarah, will talk about growing up with art as a central part of their lives and how Adolph’s life, philosophy and legacy influences their creative endeavors to this day.