JHMOMC Calendar of Events,
Winter/Early Spring 2020

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Note: This is a comprehensive list. Some events have already expired!

Sunday, February 16, 2020
  at  2 PM
Jews of Cochin: A Talk by Gila Rosenblatt
$10 members, $12 non members 

Born in India, now living in Monmouth County, Gila Rosenblatt will discuss the history of Cochin Jews of India from their earliest days to the present. This talk relates to the The Jews of India Exhibit currently at the Museum.

Sunday, February 23, 2020
  at  2 PM
Yoo - Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg
$10 members, $12 non members 

This film is the humorous and eye-opening story of television pioneer Gertrude Berg.

Sunday, March 8, 2020
at  2 PM
Film: The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg
$10 members, $12 non members 

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg is a feature length documentary film about an extraordinary baseball player who transcended ethnic and religious prejudice to become a hero for all Americans.

Sunday, March 22, 2020
at  2 PM
Molly Picon: A Yiddish Gem
A Talk by Dr. Diane Cypkin
Professor of media and communication arts
at Pace University
$12 members, $15 non-members 

Join us for an afternoon of singing and storytelling. This program is sponsored in part by a donation from Dean Ross.

Sunday, March 29, 2020
at  2 PM
Jews of the Wild West
A Talk by Rabbi Michael Klein
$8 members, $10 non-members 

It may come as no surprise to discover that there was a Jewish presence in America's Old West. Come learn more about this surprising and fascinating piece of American history.

Thursday, April 2, 2020
at  7 PM
Spring into the MARRIAGE
AND RELATIONSHIPS of your dreams
Presented by Dr. Jay Levin, a licensed psychotherapist and relationship specialist.
$8 members, $10 non-members 

Bring your spouse, partner or come by yourself and join us for an enjoyable, interesting and entertaining evening. You’ll leave with a toolbox of helpful hints, tips and suggestions to help enhance your love, marriage and relationships.

Sunday, April 5, 2020
at  2 PM
Shalom Bollywood
The Untold Story of Indian Cinema

$10 members, $12 non-members 

This movie reveals the unlikely story of the 2000 year old Indian Jewish community and its formative place in shaping India's film industry. This film relates to the The Jews of India Exhibit currently at the Museum. The Exhibit has an entire display case dedicated to the Jewish Stars of
Bollywood. Come see this movie to learn
their fascinating story!

Sunday, April 19, 2020
at  2 PM
Growing Up Jewish in Rural New Jersey
A Talk by William Agress
$10 members, $12 non members 

William Agress returns to the Museum to present the
story of his parents and grandparents who lived in Perrineville.  His talk will include the forming of the Perrineville Jewish Center, farming in the 
Monmouth County area including Roosevelt, and how Perrineville was at one time a mini “Catskills.”
 

Sunday, April  26, 2020
at  2 PM
A Living Artist and her Work
A Talk by Leora Asa
$10 members, $12 non members 

Leora Asa, a native Israeli and long-time Monmouth County resident has been represented in many local and national exhibitions. She will give a talk about her work and will exhibit many pieces.

Sunday, May 17, 2020
at  2 PM
Anne Frank, The Anne Frank House,
and Anti-Semitism

Presented by Dr. Dienke Hondius
$12 members, $15 non-members 

Dr. Hondius is a prolific publisher of books and articles on anti-semitism, racism and World War II. She is also an advisor and staff member at the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

Sunday, May 31, 2020
at  2 PM
A Journey from the Rabbinate to Cabaret Singer
A Cabaret Concert performed
by Rabbi Deborah Zechar
$15 members, $18 non-members 

Join us for an enjoyable afternoon of song presented by Rabbi Deborah Zechar. She had been singing all her life, primarily in the synagogue, but in 1995 decided to expand her repertoire of songs into more secular musical programs.

Sunday, June 14, 2020
at  4:30 PM
From Gershwin to Glass
A Concert by the Bravura Chamber Ensemble

$18 members, $20 non-members,
$75 sponsorship (includes 2 tickets
and name in program) 

A Concert by the Bravura Orchestra Chamber Ensemble performing compositions by George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Karl Goldmark, and Philip Glass.

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