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Events

Join us for these events at Jewish Museum Milwaukee:

Tuesday March 17th, 2020 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Museum Moments via Facebook Live

Education director, Ellie Gettinger, will be sharing moments from Jewish history during the coming weeks via Facebook Live. Tune in Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 2:00 PM for a Museum Moment.

Wednesday April 8th, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Conversation Starter: Mindful Practice with Susan Lubar Solvang

Just before Passover begins this year, take a step into mindfulness with Susan Lubar Solvang, President and Founder of Growing Minds, and Ellie Gettinger, JMM's Education Director. They will talk about how to make your Passover more meaningful through mindful practices as we collectively navigate uncharted waters.

Wednesday April 22nd, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Conversation Starters: Filmmaker Brad Lichtenstein & US Holocaust Memorial Museum

Local Jewish filmmaker Brad Lichtenstein and his company, 371 Productions, are creating a virtual reality experience in partnership with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum that tells the story of the Oyneg Shabbes. Join Brad and JMM Education Director Ellie Gettinger online as they discuss this unique collaboration and other upcoming projects.

Tuesday May 5th, 2020 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Polish Jewish Rebirth and the Rise of Nationalism
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Join Jonathan Ornstein, the Executive Director of the Jewish Community Centre of Krakow, and Neal Pease, History Professor at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, for an exploration of contemporary Poland from the current government leanings, to the rise of Nationalism, to the Jewish Renewal movement.

Sunday May 17th, 2020 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fashion Metropolis Berlin
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Join author of Fashion Metropolis Berlin, Uwe Westphal, as he brings to life Berlin's fashionable past describing the rise and destruction of the Jewish fashion industry from 1836 – 1939. Book sale and signing will immediately follow the lecture. Sponsored by Jody and Jeff Steren Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation.