Jewish Soldiers in the Civil War: The Union Army

January 31, 2023

Join author Adam D. Mendelsohn in conversation with Professor Jonathan D. Sarna as they discuss Mendelson’s acclaimed new book about the stories and struggles of the Union Army’s Jewish soldiers.

Lakes, Lanyards, and Learning: The Story of New England Jewish Summer Camps

June 12, 2022

Start your summer with a virtual visit to camp! Join the New England Jewish History Collaborative for a fascinating event exploring the story of Jewish summer camps in New England, featuring historian Jonathan Krasner, PhD.

Genevieve Wyner Annual Lecture: A Festival of Freedom

October 25, 2022

Examining materials from the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center, Dr. Jessica Cooperman will explore the ancient story of Passover as it has been told and retold in American Jewish culture, and interpret what it can tell us about Jewish identity today.

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Bring JHC to your Community!

We offer a variety of programs featuring stories and themes from our archival collections. In addition to programs scheduled at our Boston location, JHC staff members are available to talk to your school, synagogue, community center, or organization, for in-person or virtual presentations.