We are thrilled to offer three (3) options for our Winter Off-Campus Day of Learning on January 6. Each will meet at JTS at 9:30 and will return to JTS for dismissal at 1:30 PM.
The Tenement Museum—Hard Times Tour with Discussion–See how life at 97 Orchard Street differed for a German-Jewish family in the 1870’s and a Sicilian-Catholic family during the 1930’s. When times are hard, who do you turn to for help?
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)—Performing Histories–Exploring political conditions and their own pasts, the artists use film, slide projection, and photography. to create multifaceted narratives and provide new readings of recent history. This exhibit contains male nudity.
The Jewish Museum—Crossing Borders exhibit of illuminated manuscripts from the Bodelian Library–These medieval manuscripts tell a story of intellectual exchange and cooperation among Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
Make your choice here