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Events

Join us for these events at Jewish Museum Milwaukee:

Thursday April 27th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mending the Spirit: The Power of Art Therapy
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

How does art – painting, crafting, writing, or dance – help those recovering from traumatic experiences? Discover the power that art has to heal those who cannot heal themselves with a panel featuring local community leaders committed to exploring the healing effects of creativity.

Wednesday May 10th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Almost Snuffed Out, The Story of the Extraordinary Terezin Children’s Musical “Fireflies” (A Three Part Series)
Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center, Whitefish Bay WI

In honor of the children imprisoned at Terezin who participated in the musical created at the Camp during World War II, Ingber created an extraordinary musical “Broucci” or “Fireflies.” Last spring the musical was produced with 32 children, all with Czech and Slovak backgrounds. Join us for an emotionally impactful recounting of the production including the historic photos and research that inspired its creation. Get an opportunity to experience the musical with film clips from the most recent production.

Sunday May 14th, 2017 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Milwaukee Museum Mile Day

Discover five of Milwaukee’s unique museum gems at the seventh annual Milwaukee Museum Mile Day! The day offers free or reduced admissions to each of the five MMM members as well as activities for children and the young-at-heart at each location.

Tuesday May 16th, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Conversation Starters: Redistricting
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Conversation Starters /kɑnvərˈseɪʃ(ə)n ˈstɑrtər/ noun: A thought-provoking talk-back series providing information and context for contemporary issues BEYOND THE HEADLINES.

Thursday May 18th, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Art in the City Soirée presented by Milwaukee Museum Mile
Saint John’s On The Lake, Milwaukee WI

This colorful, week-long gathering of artists, art lovers and collectors will culminate with the Art in the City Soirée at Saint John’s On The Lake, when prizes will be awarded to winning artists and all paintings will be offered for sale.

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.