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New book about Poles who rescued Jews

New book about Poles who rescued Jews

Added 2010-05-31

'Rescue. Tales of Poles and Jews' is the latest book written by Jacek Leociak. His previous publication: 'Text about...

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50th jubilee Krakow Film Festival is starting

50th jubilee Krakow Film Festival is starting

Added 2010-05-31

Israeli cinema will be a special guest during the 50th jubilee edition of the Krakow Film Festival, from May 31 to June 6....

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The exhibition of Wisna Lipszyc  works

The exhibition of Wisna Lipszyc works

Added 2010-05-27

Jewish art: It is only until 31 of May that you can visit the exhibition of Wisna Lipszyc paintings titled "Album of...

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Multicultural Lunlin 2010

Multicultural Lunlin 2010

Added 2010-05-27

Jewish culture Starting from yesterday to 30th of May, Cultural Education Department of Centrum Kultury ( Center for Culture) in...

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Bencjon Rabinowicz’s Exhibition in Białystok

Bencjon Rabinowicz’s Exhibition in Białystok

Added 2010-05-27

In Białystok Zamenhof Center there is a lithographs exhibition of Bencjon Rabinowicz. This outstanding artist, signing his...

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The Holocaust from a dog's perspective

The Holocaust from a dog's perspective

Added 2010-05-26

A new book by well-known columnist, satirist and writer, Ryszard Marek Groński, will soon be available in bookshops. Entitled...

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Yiddish Culture Festival in Łódź

Yiddish Culture Festival in Łódź

Added 2010-05-25

Klezmer music performance, Jewish cuisine workshops, Israeli dance classes, "Der Dibuk" – movie show from 1937, – these...

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Added 2010-05-25

Concerts, lectures on various topics, a lot of workshops, movie shows, poetry – all of this offers us the twelfth already Festiwal Kultury...

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XIII Jewish Book Days

XIII Jewish Book Days

Added 2010-05-24

The 13th Days of Jewish Books (XIII Dni Książki Żydowskiej) will take place in Warsaw between 23rd and 26th May. The event’s...

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Białystok Institute

Białystok Institute

Added 2010-05-24

Instytut Badań nad Dziedzictwem Kulturowym Żydów Europy Środkowo – Wschodniej (The Eastern-Central European Jewish Cultural...

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Vandals at The Jewish Cemetery in Sosnowiec

Vandals at The Jewish Cemetery in Sosnowiec

Added 2010-05-21

Jewish cemeteries: On the night of 16 to 17 May 2010 at the...

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Israeli Nobel Prize winner on the trail of his ancestors

Israeli Nobel Prize winner on the trail of his ancestors

Added 2010-05-20

Haifa biochemist and 2004 Nobel Prize winner in chemistry, Avram Hershko, while attending a scientific conference in Poland,...

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A monument of Angel Rosenblat in Węgrów

A monument of Angel Rosenblat in Węgrów

Added 2010-05-20

Tomorrow (5/21/2010) at 12 in Węgrow on the square at the crossroad of Przemysłowa Street and Bohaterów Warszawy Street a monument of...

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Website on Jewish Warsaw

Website on Jewish Warsaw

Added 2010-05-19

  New interesting portal associated with Jewish culture is starting now. This one is devoted to past Jewish Warsaw....

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New biography of Issac Bashevis Singer

New biography of Issac Bashevis Singer

Added 2010-05-19

Issac Bashevis Singer: Recently a new biography of Issac Bashevis Singer appeared on the market. The author is Agata Tuszyńska. The...

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Jewish heritage of Lublin Podzamcze

Jewish heritage of Lublin Podzamcze

Added 2010-05-19

Jewish heritage: May 17 public consultation on the development of Podzamcze district began in Lublin. There is a special model...

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Advert of the Virtual Shtetl on the Museum's fence

Advert of the Virtual Shtetl on the Museum's fence

Added 2010-05-18

The building of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews is growing up. Recently on...

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Tribute to Marek Edelman

Tribute to Marek Edelman

Added 2010-05-18

Jewish music: Today evening at 7, within the framework of New Jewish Music Festival in Warsaw "Praga Theatre" on...

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Shavuot begins tomorrow

Shavuot begins tomorrow

Added 2010-05-17

Shavuot: Tomorrow evening (18.05.2010) begins Shavuot, one of the most important Jewish holidays. It occurs 7 weeks after...

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Jewish tombstones in Radość have been stolen

Jewish tombstones in Radość have been stolen

Added 2010-05-17

Jewish cemeteries:At the corner of Izbicka and Kwitnącej Akacji Streets in Zbójna Góra (today, a part of Warsaw) are the...

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Fate of  the Lublin yeshiva

Fate of the Lublin yeshiva

Added 2010-05-17

The Lublin yeshiva: Prior to WW II there have been plans to create a Central Tora Library in Lublin which foundation was supposed...

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A Monument of the Evacuation of Warsaw Ghetto Fighters unveiled

A Monument of the Evacuation of Warsaw Ghetto Fighters unveiled

Added 2010-05-15

A monument of the Evacuation of Warsaw Ghetto Fighters: On Thursday at 11, on Prosta St. 51 in Warsaw a monument of the Evacuation of...

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Arkansas students in Poland

Arkansas students in Poland

Added 2010-05-13

Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland together with the...

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Added 2010-05-12

Jewish culture: It's only three days left to the opening of "Otwarta Twarda 2010" Festival. During the nine days a variety of...

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The prisoners on guard of Jewish heritage

The prisoners on guard of Jewish heritage

Added 2010-05-11

  Jewish Cemeteries: Prisoners from Trzebinia prison renovate and order the Jewish cemeteries in Trzebinia and...

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Renovation on the Jewish Cemetery in Nowy Żmigród

Renovation on the Jewish Cemetery in Nowy Żmigród

Added 2010-05-11

  Jewish Cemeteries: Jewish Cemeteries: The Society of Devotees of Żmigród is endeavouring to restore...

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Israeli films on the Cracow Film Festival

Israeli films on the Cracow Film Festival

Added 2010-05-10

  Israeli Culture: On the 31st of March there will be a Film Festival held in Cracow. During the event, which is...

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Jewish interriors in the  Open Air Village Museum in Lublin

Jewish interriors in the Open Air Village Museum in Lublin

Added 2010-05-10

  Jewish Culture: The admires of Jewish Culture should go to...

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American School of Warsaw pupils visit

American School of Warsaw pupils visit

Added 2010-05-09

On May 5th Museum of the History of Polish Jews altogether with the Virtual Shtetl had the pleasure of hosting a group of pupils...

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Białystok, Wschodnia Street – the Jewish Cemetery cleaning

Białystok, Wschodnia Street – the Jewish Cemetery cleaning

Added 2010-05-06

  Jewish cemeteries: Young students from Białystok’s Electrical Trades School spent their last holidays...

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Wrocław Synagogue is open

Wrocław Synagogue is open

Added 2010-05-06

  Synagogues: A further stage in the renovation of the...

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The Dybbuk premiere in Łódź

The Dybbuk premiere in Łódź

Added 2010-05-05

    Jewish Culture: Next Saturday (8th May), the Jaracz Theatre in Łodź will stage the premiere of...

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David Cerny Golem Installation in Poznań

David Cerny Golem Installation in Poznań

Added 2010-05-04

  Jewish Tradition: Recently, we reported...

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Klezmer Jazz Project Tour

Klezmer Jazz Project Tour

Added 2010-05-04

    The Klezmer Jazz Project is the new musical creation of Wojciech Mrozek. This talented clarinetist...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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