Umass Dartmouth Center For Jewish Culture And Hillel Announces Fall Events

Dartmouth, MA-The Center for Jewish Culture and Hillel at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth invites community members to attend their fall events at the University. All are free and open to the public.

UMASS DARTMOUTH CENTER FOR JEWISH CULTURE AND HILLEL ANNOUNCES FALL EVENTS 

Dartmouth, MA—The Center for Jewish Culture and Hillel at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth invites community members to attend their fall events at the University. All are free and open to the public. 

On Sunday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m., the Center will present a Greek-Jewish Program entitled “The History and Customs of the Romaniote Jews of Ioninna” in memory of Julia Gorban at the UMass Dartmouth College of Visual and Performing Arts building, room 153. Visitors should park in lots 8 and 9 for easiest access. 

On Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Library Browsing Area, “We Remember New York Jews” author Leo Haber will read from his book The Red Heffer and writer Marc Widershien will recite his poems about Boston. The books of both authors will be on sale at the event and will be available for signing. Parking will be available in lot 13. 

On Thursday, November 6 at 7:30 p.m., special guest Rabbi Bernard Glassman will discuss his book Benjamin Desraeli: The Fabricated Jew in Myth and Memory, in memory of Ed Rudnick. This event will also be held at the Library Browsing Area and visitors should park in lot13. Rabbi Glassman’s book will also be available for sale and signing. 

For more information about the Center for Jewish Culture and Hillel, contact Director Lew Dars at (508) 999-8050. 


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