Event details

August 15, 2018
10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
 

As we near the end of our 20th anniversary year, the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to our Members. Thank you for all that you do to support our crucial mission to educate diverse audiences about Jewish life before, during, and after the Holocaust.

You are warmly invited to join us on Wednesday, August 15 for Member Day, featuring a full day of exclusive programming and one last chance to see our renowned special exhibitions Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross and New Dimensions in Testimony℠ before they close.

Join us for a meet-and-greet with Museum President and CEO Michael Glickman at 2:30 PM followed by “Getting Started with JewishGen and Jewish Genealogy,” a presentation by Avraham Groll, JewishGen Director. JewishGen is a proud member of the Museum family.

At 6:30 PM, attend an exclusive talk with Urshula Barbour, co-founder of Pure+Applied—the design studio behind our presentation of Memory Unearthed. The talk will feature behind-the-scenes insight into the making of this powerful exhibition.

Dessert reception to follow.

Additional Member Day Features:

  • FREE TOURS of Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross and a facilitated introduction to New Dimensions in Testimony℠ at 11AM, 1PM (THIS TOUR IS FULL) and 4:30 PM (THIS TOUR IS FULL).*
  • FREE COFFEE from Lox at Café Bergson with presentation of your membership card (limit one per person)
  • 40% DISCOUNT at the Pickman Museum Shop with presentation of your membership card.

*Each member may bring one guest with them on a tour.

RSVP with your name, the name of your guest, tour time (NOTE: only the 11 AM tour is open), and program preferences to membership@mjhnyc.org or 646.437.4334.