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An educational conference called ‘Good people in evil times – Irena Sendler – teaching values at school’

An educational conference called ‘Good people in evil times – Irena Sendler – teaching values at school’

Added 2012-02-29

The Foundation Center for Citizenship Education, Warsaw Center for Educational and Community Innovations (Warszawskie Centrum Innowacji...

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The Museum of the History of Polish Jews visits Chęciny

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews visits Chęciny

Added 2012-02-29

From February 27th-28th, 2012, Chęciny staged educational classes on Jewish culture. For two days, Museum of the History of Polish...

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The 44th anniversary of 1968 March incidents

The 44th anniversary of 1968 March incidents

Added 2012-02-29

The Shalom Foundation and the Ester Rachel and Ida Kamińska Jewish Theater in Warsaw have the pleasure of inviting you to the ceremony...

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A debate – “What a kitsch! Art vs. evil!”

A debate – “What a kitsch! Art vs. evil!”

Added 2012-02-28

A debate called ”Przerazajacy kicz! Sztuka wobec zla” (Eng. What kitsch! Art vs. evil) will be held at the cafe club Chlodna 25 at...

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A weekend with Jewish culture in Białystok in June

A weekend with Jewish culture in Białystok in June

Added 2012-02-28

This year the fifth edition of the Jewish culture festival under the banner of ‘Zachor-kolor i dźwięk’ (Zachor – the color and...

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Jedrzejow is about to raise a memorial monument to the Jewish residents of the town

Jedrzejow is about to raise a memorial monument to the Jewish residents of the town

Added 2012-02-28

Jedrzejow is planning to commemorate the Jewish residents of the town and victims of the Shoah. The idea is a brainchild of the Israeli...

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A Purim Ball in Warsaw

A Purim Ball in Warsaw

Added 2012-02-27

The Jewish Religious Community in Warsaw and the Social and Cultural Association of Jews (TSKŻ) would like to invite you to a Purim...

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Amos Oz received an honorary degree from the University of Łódź

Amos Oz received an honorary degree from the University of Łódź

Added 2012-02-27

Upon a request filed by a scholar at the Department of Philology, the Senate of the University of Łódź has resolved to start the...

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A 19th-century synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska is transformed to house the Center for Meetings with Cultures

A 19th-century synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska is transformed to house the Center for Meetings with Cultures

Added 2012-02-27

A 19th-century synagogue in Dąbrowa Tarnowska will soon be opened to the public. Małopolska region will recover one of the most...

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A Book and books – Mikołaj Łoziński talks about himself and his writing

A Book and books – Mikołaj Łoziński talks about himself and his writing

Added 2012-02-24

The Center for Yiddish Culture has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Michał Łoziński, which will take place at the...

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A project for the youth from Poland, Germany and Romania

A project for the youth from Poland, Germany and Romania

Added 2012-02-24

Angelus Silesius Meeting House (Dom Spotkań im. Angelusa Silesiusa) has the pleasure of inviting young people from Poland, Germany and...

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‘Upper Silesian Jews in the 19th and 20th centuries’ academic conference in Rybnik

‘Upper Silesian Jews in the 19th and 20th centuries’ academic conference in Rybnik

Added 2012-02-24

From March 1st-2nd, 2012, Rybnik Museum will stage a conference called ‘Upper Silesian Jews in the 19th and 20th centuries’,...

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Wartime Lublin in photographs by a German officer

Wartime Lublin in photographs by a German officer

Added 2012-02-23

A Lublin monuments restorer has obtained pictures taken by a German officer during the war. The photographs portray Lublin after...

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A show of Sławomir Grunberg’s movie ‘Perecowicze’

A show of Sławomir Grunberg’s movie ‘Perecowicze’

Added 2012-02-23

Today, at 6 pm, at the Krytyka Polityczna common room in Lodz, the ‘Perecowicze’ movie, directed by Sławomir Grunberg, will be...

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We were just like all the rest of people in this world. We had our families, friends, our homes.

We were just like all the rest of people in this world. We had our families, friends, our homes.

Added 2012-02-23

"Byliśmy ludźmi jak wszyscy inni ludzie na ziemi. Mieliśmy rodziny, przyjaciół, swój dom" (Eng We were just like all...

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Rescuing a monument from ruin

Rescuing a monument from ruin

Added 2012-02-22

A rundown house of prayer located on Słowackiego St. in Kielce will be transported to the environs of the cemetery in Pakosz, which is...

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An exhibition called ‘Three Jewish cemeteries: Krakow, Prague, Berlin’

An exhibition called ‘Three Jewish cemeteries: Krakow, Prague, Berlin’

Added 2012-02-22

On Wednesday 22nd, an exhibition of Andrzej Grzybkowski’s photographs called ‘Three Jewish cemeteries: Krakow, Prague, Berlin’...

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Raisins with Almonds – a concert of Jewish songs

Raisins with Almonds – a concert of Jewish songs

Added 2012-02-22

February 27th, 2012, at 7 pm, a unique concert called ‘Rodzynki z migdałami’ (Eng. Raisins with almonds) will be staged at Opera...

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The Synagogue – the Cultural Center in Ostrów wins the HIT 2011 prize

The Synagogue – the Cultural Center in Ostrów wins the HIT 2011 prize

Added 2012-02-21

The Ostrów Wielkopolski local government has been awarded the HIT 2011 prize for the modernization of the Synagogue and the Cultural...

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‘Shalom Bemowo’ Jewish Culture Day

‘Shalom Bemowo’ Jewish Culture Day

Added 2012-02-21

The Cultural Center in Bemowo, one of the Warsaw districts, has the pleasure of inviting you to the Jewish Culture Day called ‘Shalom...

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On Jewish heritage in Hrodna

On Jewish heritage in Hrodna

Added 2012-02-21

From February 17th-19th, 2012, a training conference called ‘Jewish Heritage in Belarus and Ukraine: Protection, Education,...

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An encounter with a Hebrew poetry in Toruń

An encounter with a Hebrew poetry in Toruń

Added 2012-02-20

The Higher School of Hebrew Philology in Toruń has the pleasure of inviting you to a Hebrew poetry meeting which is scheduled for...

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Jewish Theater in the Polish People’s Republic. Ida Kamińska’s illusions

Jewish Theater in the Polish People’s Republic. Ida Kamińska’s illusions

Added 2012-02-20

The ‘Przystanek Historia’ Educational Center of the National Institute of National Remembrance (IPN) invites you to a seminar...

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‘Adlojada’ Jewish Culture Days in Szczecin

‘Adlojada’ Jewish Culture Days in Szczecin

Added 2012-02-20

March 19th will open Szczecin Jewish Culture Days ‘Adlojada’, during which all events will be staged at the Secesja Café and in...

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JDC invites you to the workshops for children as part of the bezalel project

JDC invites you to the workshops for children as part of the bezalel project

Added 2012-02-17

JDC invites you to another workshops for children organized as part of the bezalel project, which encourages the co-operation among...

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A monument commemorating the dramatic fate of Jews to be built in Lublin

A monument commemorating the dramatic fate of Jews to be built in Lublin

Added 2012-02-17

A monument in memory of the tragedy of Jews will be erected on Zimna Street in Lublin. It will stand at the former Umschlagplatz, the...

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Prof. D. Grinberg’s lecture called ‘How did Jews become a political problem?’

Prof. D. Grinberg’s lecture called ‘How did Jews become a political problem?’

Added 2012-02-17

The Moses Schorr Foundation has the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture entitled ‘Jak Żydzi stali się problemem politycznym?’...

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Yasmin Levy will visit Poland in March

Yasmin Levy will visit Poland in March

Added 2012-02-16

In late March, Yasmin Levy, one of the greatest Sephardic singers, will perform in Poland, where she will give two concerts. First, on...

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Join the Clil Jewish choir!

Join the Clil Jewish choir!

Added 2012-02-16

The Clil Jewish choir invites you to sing along, regardless of your age, religion and origin. Everyone who would like to sing is...

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A recommended interview with Piotr Kadlcik

A recommended interview with Piotr Kadlcik

Added 2012-02-16

A few days ago, we published an interesting interview with Piotr Kadlcik, President of the Jewish Religious Community in Warsaw, who...

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A “Warsaw of two Uprisings’ meeting

A “Warsaw of two Uprisings’ meeting

Added 2012-02-15

The Warsaw Uprising Museum, the Stefan Starzyński Institute and the Polish Center for Holocaust Research have the pleasure of inviting...

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‘Mendel Rosenbusch’ – an extraordinary performance for the young audience

‘Mendel Rosenbusch’ – an extraordinary performance for the young audience

Added 2012-02-15

On March 11th, 2012, at 3 pm, the White Stork Synagogue in Wrocław will stage a marvelous show called ‘Mendel Rosenbusch’....

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Yiddish Summer Program in Tel Aviv

Yiddish Summer Program in Tel Aviv

Added 2012-02-15

The Tel Aviv University invites everyone interested to the summer Yiddish courses on the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels....

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A promotion of the book about Jews in Ostrołęka district before World War I

A promotion of the book about Jews in Ostrołęka district before World War I

Added 2012-02-14

The Public Municipal Library in Ostrołęka has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Jan Mirończuk and a promotion of his...

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The anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

The anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Added 2012-02-14

Yesterday, Grodzisk Mazowiecki staged a ceremony marking the 71st...

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An exhibition called ‘Belarusian Syngagoues’

An exhibition called ‘Belarusian Syngagoues’

Added 2012-02-14

This February, the State Museum of History and Archeology in Hrodna has mounted an exhibition of photographs portraying synagogues in...

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Wojciech Wilczyk’s exhibition travels worldwide

Wojciech Wilczyk’s exhibition travels worldwide

Added 2012-02-13

The ‘There Is No Such Thing As an Innocent Eye’ photo exhibition by Wojciech Wilczyk was first presented in 2009 in Atlas Sztuki...

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A Jewish cemetery in Bytom entered in the monuments’ register

A Jewish cemetery in Bytom entered in the monuments’ register

Added 2012-02-13

The Jewish cemetery in Bytom located on Piekarska Street has been entered into the Silesian province monuments’ register. This Jewish...

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A Mashgiach Kashrut Course

A Mashgiach Kashrut Course

Added 2012-02-13

From February 12th-15th, Łódź will host a seminar called ‘Mini Jesziwa 2 – podstawy KASZRUTU’ (Mini Yeshiva – Kashrut...

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Unique relics in the Historical Museum in Białystok

Unique relics in the Historical Museum in Białystok

Added 2012-02-10

The Historical Museum in Białystok has obtained unique relics of Białystok Jews. The artifacts come from the Cytron synagogue, which...

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The opening of the exhibition ‘Rybnik Jews’

The opening of the exhibition ‘Rybnik Jews’

Added 2012-02-10

The Museum in Rybnik invites everyone to the inauguration of the exhibition called ‘Rybnik Jews’, which will take place on February...

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A seminar called ‘On the trail of the postwar history of Jews’

A seminar called ‘On the trail of the postwar history of Jews’

Added 2012-02-10

The Educational Center of the Institute of National Remembrance ‘Przystanek Historia’ together with the Jewish Historical Institute...

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A Polish exhibition in Minsk

A Polish exhibition in Minsk

Added 2012-02-09

Last Thursday, February 2nd, marked the official opening of the ‘Matzevot of Everyday Use’ exhibition by a Polish artist and...

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Anti-Semitic poster in Warsaw subway

Anti-Semitic poster in Warsaw subway

Added 2012-02-09

On one of the advertising billboards in the Warsaw subway a poster negating Jedwabne crimes suddenly appeared. It is not the first time...

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Bella Szwarcman-Czarnota’s lecture as part of the ‘Jewish women’ series

Bella Szwarcman-Czarnota’s lecture as part of the ‘Jewish women’ series

Added 2012-02-09

Next Tuesday, February 14th, at 6 pm, the Austrian Cultural Forum (8 Próżna St.) will stage another lecture which will be delivered...

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The Museum – Memorial Site in Bełżec runs for the title of the Polish architectural masterpiece

The Museum – Memorial Site in Bełżec runs for the title of the Polish architectural masterpiece

Added 2012-02-09

The “Polityka” weekly has announced a competition for the most beautiful and also most unsightly buildings of the last two decades....

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Heroes, swindlers, informers. On the Jewish Military Union

Heroes, swindlers, informers. On the Jewish Military Union

Added 2012-02-08

The book entitled ‘Bohaterowie, hochsztaplerzy, opisywacze. Wokół Żydowskiego Związku Wojskowego’ (Eng. Heroes, swindlers,...

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‘Janusz Korczak’s passions’ -- a competition

‘Janusz Korczak’s passions’ -- a competition

Added 2012-02-08

The Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage together with the Kujawsko-Pomorskie Center for Teachers’ Education in...

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Faces and hands – the opening of an exhibition of photographs by Julia Pirotte

Faces and hands – the opening of an exhibition of photographs by Julia Pirotte

Added 2012-02-08

The Jewish Historical Institute has the pleasure of inviting you to the opening of a remarkable exhibition called ‘Faces and...

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See you  in Jerusalem next year

See you in Jerusalem next year

Added 2012-02-07

On February 6th, the exhibition called ‘See you in Jerusalem next year – 1938 deportations of Polish Jews from Germany to...

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Auschwitz-Birkenau. The place where you are standing.

Auschwitz-Birkenau. The place where you are standing.

Added 2012-02-07

The State Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum has published an album entitled "Auschwitz-Birkenau. Miejsce, na którym stoisz…" (Eng....

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Rabbi Mandel Reichberg’s Jahrzeit

Rabbi Mandel Reichberg’s Jahrzeit

Added 2012-02-07

Last Thursday, the 9th day of Shevat 5775 according to the Hebrew calendar, marked the first anniversary of Rabbi Mendel Reichberg’s...

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Tu Bishvat – The New Year of the Trees

Tu Bishvat – The New Year of the Trees

Added 2012-02-06

Tomorrow at sunset begins Tu Bishvat holiday, also called the New Year of the Trees. In Israel, this holiday marks the beginning of the...

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A lecture on the 1976 Operation Entebbe

A lecture on the 1976 Operation Entebbe

Added 2012-02-06

Likud Polska and the Prof. Moses Shorr Foundation would like to welcome you to a lecture by Tomasz Jędrczak, a sociologist and...

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Walking tours in the Warsaw Ghetto

Walking tours in the Warsaw Ghetto

Added 2012-02-03

The Forum of Polish Jews has the pleasure of inviting you to walking tours around the Warsaw Ghetto. The route has been divided into...

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Chasidic Tales at the Baj Pomorski Theater in Toruń

Chasidic Tales at the Baj Pomorski Theater in Toruń

Added 2012-02-03

On February 29th, Baj Pomorski Theater in Toruń will stage a unique theater performance by the Warsaw Jewish Theater entitled...

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The 71th anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

The 71th anniversary of the liquidation of the ghetto in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Added 2012-02-03

On February 13th, 2012, Grodzisk Mazowiecki will stage official ceremonies marking the 71th anniversary of the liquidation of the local...

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We make history. The Gwoździec Reconstruction. Take part in the project!

We make history. The Gwoździec Reconstruction. Take part in the project!

Added 2012-02-02

The enrollment process for 2012 workshops is now open! The Museum of the History of Polish...

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A request to the Polish President to establish a Day of the Righteous Among the Nations in Poland

A request to the Polish President to establish a Day of the Righteous Among the Nations in Poland

Added 2012-02-02

The Association of ‘Children of the Holocaust’, the Jan Karski Association and the Museum of the History of Polish Jews have...

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Schmitzler’s people – former residents of prewar Śniatyń

Schmitzler’s people – former residents of prewar Śniatyń

Added 2012-02-02

The History Meeting House has the pleasure of inviting you to an exhibition called ‘Ludzie od Schmitzlera: mieszkańcy przedwojennego...

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Workshops for children at the Center for Yiddish Culture

Workshops for children at the Center for Yiddish Culture

Added 2012-02-01

The Center for Yiddish Culture in Warsaw invites everyone interested to the new program which is designed for children. The new school...

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Matzevot from the Jewish cemetery in Radziejów have been discovered

Matzevot from the Jewish cemetery in Radziejów have been discovered

Added 2012-02-01

At the beginning of January 2012, one of Radziejów residents notified us about matzevot located in a private property. For many years, the...

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