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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 7:00 pm
|Tuesday, November 18, 2014|
WNPR reporter Jeff Cohen is our guest author/reader for a special Read It and Sleep as part of our Celebration of Jewish Arts and Culture.
His book, “Eva and Sadie and the Worst Haircut Ever,” is based on his interview with his two daughters that became and Internet sensation.
Children can bring their parents. Snacks served. Each family takes home a copy of the book.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 7:00 pm
|Tuesday, November 11, 2014|
An evening of original poetry and short stories by local wordsmiths. Hosted by Ralph Gagliardo aka RJ Wordsmyth. Features poets published in the Beat of the Street newspaper. See more here:
Sunday, November 9, 2014 5:30 pm
|Sunday, November 9, 2014|
Our annual remembrance of the two nights in 1938 that began the Holocaust.
Kristallnacht translates to “Night of Broken Glass.” Throughout Nazi Germany and Austria paramilitary forces and civilians smashed the windows of Jewish-owned businesses and synagogues.
Join us for a night of prayer, music and dance, followed by a community meal.
The remembrance will be interpreted for the deaf.
Sunday, October 26, 2014 9:30 am
|Sunday, October 26, 2014|
Tours at 9:30 am and 1:30 pm
Take a guided bus tour and learn about 200 years of Jewish history in the Hartford area.
One of the stops is Charter Oak Cultural Center, the first synagogue built in Connecticut, which housed Congregation Beth Israel.
Tickets: $24 for historical society members; $28 general.
Information: www.ihsgh.org and 860-72706170.
Monday, September 29, 2014 5:30 pm
|Monday, September 29, 2014|
Friday, September 12, 2014 7:00 pm
|Friday, September 12, 2014|
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Friday, May 9, 2014 7:00 pm
|Friday, May 9, 2014|
Wear your pajamas, bring your parents. Lina Osho-Williams, Youth Services Manager at the Hartford Public Library, reads “Are You My Mother?” by Dr. Seuss. Illustrated by P.D. Eastman. Translated into Spanish by Carlos Rivera. Take home a free copy of the book. Snacks served.
Monday, February 10, 2014 5:30 pm
|Monday, February 10, 2014|
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Join us for a home cooked meal followed by an art workshop, Heart Print Painting, with Teaching Artist Leah Dyckman.
Then your gift reaches the people who need you here in our community – children from Hartford’s poorest neighborhoods, people living with homelessness, artists and audiences. Thanks to support from people like you, everyone is welcome, regardless of their ability to pay.