Upcoming Programs at JHSGH

To learn more about an event, click on the event's title or view the program descriptions below. Please contact the historical society staff if you have any questions.


SOLD OUT!

Join the Society for an evening of fun with the Yard Goats!

Dunkin' Donuts Park, Hartford, CT

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Special Program, 6:15 pm

Game Time, 7:00 PM

Join the Society for an evening of fun with the Yard Goats on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. There will be a special program starting at 6:15 PM, with the game starting at 7:00 PM. Tickets have sold out. Thank you to all that will be joing us.

For more information, contact Lynn Newman at lnewman@jewishhartford.org or 860-727-6170


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The Revolution, the Constitution and American Jews: Brunch and Learn Program with Professor Avinoam Patt

Mandell JCC, 335 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

12:15 pm

Co-sponsored by the Jewish Historical Society and the JCC Senior Adult Program.

For more information, contact Lynn Newman at lnewman@jewishhartford.org or 860-727-6170


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Information Session for Summer 2018 Eastern Europe Trip

Community Services Building, 333 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

7:00 pm

The Society is planning our 4th trip to Eastern Europe! Led by Professor Samuel Kassow of Trinity College, we will explore the richness of Jewish life in Vilnus, Prague, Warsaw, and Krakow. Tour historic syangogues, visit the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw, and enjor lectures by Dr. Kassow.

Dr. Samuel Kassow is the Charles H. Northam Professor of History at Trinity College. He holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University and lectures locally and nationally. Currently he is a consultant to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw. Dr. Kassow is the author of multiple publications, including Who Will Write Our History: Rediscovering a Hidden Archive from the Warsaw Ghetto.

Join us for an informational session for those interested in taking the trip at the Community Services Building, 333 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford.

For more information, contact Estelle Kafer at jhsgh@jewishhartford.org or 860-727-6171

Click here to view the flier!


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Moving to the Suburbs: The Challenges of Fair Housing in Jewish West Hartford

Emanuel Synagogue, 160 Mohegan Drive, West Hartford

Thursday, November 2, 2017

7:00 pm

Co-sponsored by the Jewish Historical Society and the Emanuel Synagogue

Stay tuned for more information.


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The Catskills of Connecticut: Remembering the Jewish Summer Retreats

Mandell JCC, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford

Thursday, November 9, 2017

7:00 pm

Sponsored by the Jewish Historical Society

Stay tuned for more information.


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