Arts & Culture


Sunday, November 11th from noon to 5 pm, all ages are invited to celebrate and recognize Jewish heritage, accomplishments, and culture at the Memorial Art Gallery. Suggested donation is $5 per group and includes museum admission ($5/per person surcharge applies for entry into Monet’s Waterloo Bridge: Vision and Process).

Among the highlights at the Jewish Heritage Celebration:

  • 2 pm presentation & book signing in partnership with the JCC Lane Dworkin Rochester Jewish Book Festival: Memories of Survival  with Bernice Steinhardt, daughter of artist Esther Nisenthal Krinitz, Fabric of Survival. (shown above)
  • Story Cloth art activity and museum guided tours
  • Jewish artist scavenger hunt in MAG’s collection
  • A cappella performance from Hillel School’s Chai Notes
  • Performance with Maury Rosenberg, director and leader of the New York Klezmer Orchestra
  • Community tables from local organizations featuring religious, cultural and social aspects of Jewish life in Rochester, NY
  • Kosher food available for purchase from Boulder Coffee Kosher Catering

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