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Events

Join us for these events at Jewish Museum Milwaukee:

Monday October 23rd, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat Teacher Training
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Join the Coalition for Jewish Learning and Jewish Museum Milwaukee for an exploration of The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat. Delve into this exhibit to learn more about the weekly holiday of Shabbat, and learn more about using Museums as an educational opportunity.

Wednesday November 8th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Recharging the Mind: Psychological Effects of Unplugging with Philip Chard
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Join Philip Chard, psychotherapist and writer of Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s weekly column, “Out of My Mind,” to explore the emotional and psychological effects that technology can have on the brain, as well as the benefits that a digital detox can bring.

Sunday November 12th, 2017 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Global Day of Jewish Learning
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

500 Communities. 40 Countries. Thousands of lives touched through our sacred texts. Join us. Be a part of the Global Day. This year, the theme is Beauty and Ugliness.

Thursday November 16th, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
November Thirdsday (Third Thursday)
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Did you know on the Third Thursday of each month, Jewish Museum Milwaukee is open late? That's right - we stay open until 7:00 pm so you have extra time to explore our exhibits!

Friday December 15th, 2017 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: A Historical Perspective on the Work Week (& Blue Laws)
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Join scholar Jonathan Pollack in exploring the historical and contemporary implications of Blue laws, designed to enforce religious standards in America and restrict businesses from opening on Sundays, and how these laws affected religiously observant Jews.

Thursday December 21st, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
December Thirdsday (Third Thursday)
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Did you know on the Third Thursday of each month, Jewish Museum Milwaukee is open late? That's right - we stay open until 7:00 pm so you have extra time to explore our exhibits!

Monday December 25th, 2017 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Annual Christmas Cinema featuring The Princess Bride
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Looking for something fun to do Christmas Day? Come to Jewish Museum Milwaukee to enjoy the classic fairy tale The Princess Bride, and film-fare-favorite – popcorn! Bring your kids and a blanket to introduce them to this deft, intelligent mix of swashbuckling, romance, comedy, and action that takes an age-old damsel-in-distress story and makes it fresh.