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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews: Before Opening. Presentation of the Virtual Shtetl in cooperation with Google Israel

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews: Before Opening. Presentation of the Virtual Shtetl in cooperation with Google Israel

Added 2010-11-30

On November 23-24, 2010 the conference 'The Museum of the History of Polish Jews: Before Opening' takes place in Israel. Jerzy...

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KLIO Award for the Atlas of the History of Polish Jews

KLIO Award for the Atlas of the History of Polish Jews

Added 2010-11-30

The publishing house Demart SA has been awarded the KLIO 2010 prize in the editorial category for releasing the book entitled “The Atlas of...

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Jews in Bielsk Podlaski

Jews in Bielsk Podlaski

Added 2010-11-30

On November 26th a plaque in honor of a local Jewish community was unveiled in Bielsk Podlaski. The plaque holds a short note about a...

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Hannukah lamp in the Etnographic Museum

Hannukah lamp in the Etnographic Museum

Added 2010-11-30

December 1st is the day when Hannukah commences. Małgorzata Metera, a culture expert, will tell a few words about traditions related to his...

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Meet Joanna

Meet Joanna

Added 2010-11-29

The display of the movie ‘Joanna’ will take place on 7th of December in Kino Kultura in Warsaw (Krakowskie Przedmieście...

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Labor in National Socialist Ghettos

Labor in National Socialist Ghettos

Added 2010-11-29

The Jewish Historical Institute together with the German Historical Institute in Warsaw would like to cordially invite everyone...

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Lecture about the Museum in Canada

Lecture about the Museum in Canada

Added 2010-11-29

On November 25, 2010, Piotr Jassem, a representative of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, delivered two lectures dedicated...

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On the Track of Jews in the Region of Lublin – Prosessional Training for Educators

On the Track of Jews in the Region of Lublin – Prosessional Training for Educators

Added 2010-11-29

On the Track of Jews in the Region of Lublin – Professional Training for Educators The training for secondary school teachers of...

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Ottawa Jewish Bulletin published an article about Jewish Records Indexing – Poland and Museum of the History of Polish Jews cooperation

Ottawa Jewish Bulletin published an article about Jewish Records Indexing – Poland and Museum of the History of Polish Jews cooperation

Added 2010-11-25

On November 8, Ottawa Jewish Bulletin published an article about the Signing Ceremony of the agreement between Jewish Records Indexing –...

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Meeting with Wojciech Wilczyk

Meeting with Wojciech Wilczyk

Added 2010-11-25

On November 29th at 7 pm at the Asymetria Gallery on 18a/8a Nowogrdzka St. in Warsaw, a meeting with Wojciech Wilczyk has been organized....

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Judaica in Mazowieckie Museum

Judaica in Mazowieckie Museum

Added 2010-11-25

On November 18 a new branch of the Mazowieckie Museum was opened. AtTumska St. an exhibition entitled “X wieków...

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Chanuka Fest 2010

Chanuka Fest 2010

Added 2010-11-24

From December 1st to December 8th the festival of Hanukkah is celebrated, commemorating the Jewish uprising against the Syrians and rededication...

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Medals of Tolerance

Medals of Tolerance

Added 2010-11-24

Polish Society of the Righteous Among the Nations and Jan Karski Society were honored with the medal „Distinguished for Tolerance”...

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Jubilee of Center for Jewish Culture in Krakow

Jubilee of Center for Jewish Culture in Krakow

Added 2010-11-24

A jubilee of the 17th anniversary of the Center for Jewish Culture of the Judaica Foundation in Krakow will be marked by a concert of the Kroke...

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Me and the Jewish Thing

Me and the Jewish Thing

Added 2010-11-23

The Jewish Religious Community of Warsaw invites anyone interested to watch the film entitled “Me and the Jewish...

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History of Auschwitz in 18 languages

History of Auschwitz in 18 languages

Added 2010-11-23

A folder dedicated to the history of former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz and also to present activity of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum...

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Sasnal against nazism

Sasnal against nazism

Added 2010-11-23

Wilhelm Sasnal, a renowned artist of plastic arts, has supported the activity of the “Nigdy wiecej” Association, which fights racism,...

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The Guidebook on the  Return of Matzevot

The Guidebook on the Return of Matzevot

Added 2010-11-22

The “Matzevot in Daily Use” exhibition of the photographs by Lukasz Baksik at the Modern Art Center at the Ujazdowski Castle...

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Reconstruction of the synagogue in Żarki

Reconstruction of the synagogue in Żarki

Added 2010-11-22

The synagogue in Zarki is being now renovated. It was erected 140 years ago and torched by the Nazis during World War II. In the 1950s the edifice...

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Album „Judaica” under the auspices of the Museum

Album „Judaica” under the auspices of the Museum

Added 2010-11-22

Another book published in cooperation with the Museum of the History of Polish Jews has been released. The album titled Judaica is dedicated to...

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Days of Mitzvah

Days of Mitzvah

Added 2010-11-19

It is the seventh time when Jewish communities in Poland celebrate the Days of Mitzvah in Poland, this year lasting from November 22nd to...

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Warsaw through the Camera Eye of Julien Bryan

Warsaw through the Camera Eye of Julien Bryan

Added 2010-11-19

An exhibition entitled “An American in Warsaw. The Capital City through the Camera Eye of Julien Bryan” opens today...

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German, Poles and Jews

German, Poles and Jews

Added 2010-11-18

On November 18th the Forum-Germany under the banner of „German Social Democrats’ Policy Towards the East, Christian Democrats and...

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Two heroes

Two heroes

Added 2010-11-17

The monument of Tadeusz Kościuszko was unveiled at Iron Gate Square (Plac za Żelazną Bramą) in Warsaw on November 16. The President of Poland,...

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Warsaw Jewish Film Festival

Warsaw Jewish Film Festival

Added 2010-11-17

  The 8th edition of the Warsaw Jewish Film Festival will be held from 23rd to 28th November this year. Among the entrants...

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Michał Głowiński’s Rings of Alienation

Michał Głowiński’s Rings of Alienation

Added 2010-11-17

„Kręgi obcości. Powieść autobiograficzna” [Eng. „Rings of Alienation. The Autobiographical Novel”] is now available...

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Award for Michael Schudrich

Award for Michael Schudrich

Added 2010-11-16

On November 21st at 1 pm in the Warsaw Nożyk Synagogue, the Freedom and Commerotavie Cross is to be conferred to Rabbi Michael...

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Abraham's children from Jarosław

Abraham's children from Jarosław

Added 2010-11-15

Children of Abraham from Jarosław [Jarosławskie dzieci Abrahama] is a title of an exhibition which is now held in the lounge of the Cultural and...

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Kristallnacht commemorated in Wroclaw

Kristallnacht commemorated in Wroclaw

Added 2010-11-15

With the view of commemorating the 72nd anniversary of the Kristallnach, i.e. the pogrom against Jews that happened in Germany in the...

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Polish Society of the Righteous Among the Nations celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Polish Society of the Righteous Among the Nations celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Added 2010-11-15

The organization associating Poles awarded the Medals of the Righteous Among the Nations by Yad Vashem in Jerusalem has been active in Poland...

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Poles Confront the Dark Side

Poles Confront the Dark Side

Added 2010-11-15

A new generation of Polish scholars is dedicated to lifting the silence surrounding Poland’s treatment of Jews. WHILE CONDUCTING...

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Archeological research on the territory of Gęsiówka camp

Archeological research on the territory of Gęsiówka camp

Added 2010-11-10

The Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage has just launched archeological research on the territory of the former Nazi camp...

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The Kristallnacht victims commemorated by students from Koźle

The Kristallnacht victims commemorated by students from Koźle

Added 2010-11-10

Yesterday marked the 72nd anniversary of the Kristallnacht, i.e. the pogrom against Jews that took place in the night of November...

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Manifestation of antifascists in Warsaw

Manifestation of antifascists in Warsaw

Added 2010-11-10

On November 11th the official celebrations of the Independence Day will be accompanied by numerous marches, pickets and demonstrations. The...

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Everybody is welcome to the classes at the Jewish Open University

Everybody is welcome to the classes at the Jewish Open University

Added 2010-11-09

The classes at the University are basically targeted at those interested in Jewish tradition and culture who want to broaden their knowledge on...

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Tikkun, that is Improvement

Tikkun, that is Improvement

Added 2010-11-09

A collection of stone monuments commemorating Jewry from Radom was unveiled in the cemetery on Towarowej Street. The monument, whose part form...

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What now with a Jewish cemetery in Toruń

What now with a Jewish cemetery in Toruń

Added 2010-11-08

In mid-November last year 70 years passed from the day when Nazis transported the last remaining Jews from Toruń. The anniversary was...

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Shalom aleichem at the site of the collection of stone monuments

Shalom aleichem at the site of the collection of stone monuments

Added 2010-11-08

Maków Mazowiecki. Mordechaj Ciechanower, a Maków-born Israeli who has lived in Israel for many years now, has visited Maków once again....

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Cemeteries are full of people the world would not exist without…

Cemeteries are full of people the world would not exist without…

Added 2010-11-05

A photograph exhibition showing initiatives of the Magurycz Association will be available between 4 November and 3 December at the Municipal...

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Added 2010-11-05

We invite teachers of secondary education from lubelskie province to participate in “Jewish traces in Lubelszczyzna” workshops, which...

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Festival of the Yiddish Film Art

Festival of the Yiddish Film Art

Added 2010-11-05

The 5th edition of the Festival of the Yiddish Art takes place this year. Specifically, it is “Jewish traveling theater”. The project...

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They lived among us – “Lapidarium of the memory about the Radom Jews”

They lived among us – “Lapidarium of the memory about the Radom Jews”

Added 2010-11-05

Civic Club (Resursa Obywatelska) invites you to a cultural program “Lapidarium of the memory about the Radom Jews” taking place on 3-8...

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The lost history seekers

The lost history seekers

Added 2010-11-04

It does not take much to participate in an adventure. To see what you can do as a young documentary film maker, you need to be more than ten years...

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Renovation of the Jewish Cemetery in Warsaw thanks to a fund-raising

Renovation of the Jewish Cemetery in Warsaw thanks to a fund-raising

Added 2010-11-04

The 29th All Saints Day fund-raising at the Jewish cemetery at Okopowa Street in Warsaw took place last Sunday and Monday. The money was collected...

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The Jan and Leon Janowicz International Art and Literary Competition

The Jan and Leon Janowicz International Art and Literary Competition

Added 2010-11-04

The Regional Society in Świętokrzyskie province has agreed with the Janowicz family to hold the Jan and Leon Janowicz International Art and...

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Days of Mutual Respect in Wrocław.

Days of Mutual Respect in Wrocław.

Added 2010-11-03

November 6th till 9th, 2010. Take part and bring your friends to the March. Will Wrocław remain a city of mutual respect? It...

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A  meeting with Władysław Bartoszewski. Presentation of a film “A Film Unfinished.”

A meeting with Władysław Bartoszewski. Presentation of a film “A Film Unfinished.”

Added 2010-11-03

The “Atlantic” cinema and the Polish Scientific Publishers publishing house (PWN) would like to invite you to a meeting entitled...

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Shining Grzybowski Square

Shining Grzybowski Square

Added 2010-11-03

Grzybowski Square is now finished, is it the result that we all have expected? Many people checked it and visited the square on the first weekend...

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What do a kippah, a chair and a photograph have in common? The Jewish Culture Week in Wodzisław

What do a kippah, a chair and a photograph have in common? The Jewish Culture Week in Wodzisław

Added 2010-11-03

Residents of Wodzisław Śląski had the opportunity to actively participate in events organized as part of the Jewish Culture Week, which...

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1.	A series of peculiar lessons in Tadeusz Słobodzianek’s play “Our Class”

1. A series of peculiar lessons in Tadeusz Słobodzianek’s play “Our Class”

Added 2010-11-02

Tadeusz Słobodzianek’s “Our Class” produced by Ondrej Spisak, is a first Polish drama honored with the “Nike”...

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Workshops the Post-War lives of the Children’s of the Holocaust concerning school celebrations of “The Holocaust Memorial Day and opposition to crime against humanity”

Workshops the Post-War lives of the Children’s of the Holocaust concerning school celebrations of “The Holocaust Memorial Day and opposition to crime against humanity”

Added 2010-11-02

Studio of Civic Education from the Center of Education Development, Association of “Children of the Holocaust” in Poland and the...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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