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Etgar Keret to settle down in Warsaw in the narrowest house in the world.

Etgar Keret to settle down in Warsaw in the narrowest house in the world.

Added 2011-06-30

The books ‘Gaza blues’, ‘Pizzeria Kamikaze’ and the movie ‘Meduzot’ have won the Israel writer Ergar Keret...

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The 21st Jewish culture festival in Krakow

The 21st Jewish culture festival in Krakow

Added 2011-06-30

This Friday, on June 24th, the 21st edition of the Jewish culture festival will start!  The Jewish Culture Festival...

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The Righteous in Polish Schools

The Righteous in Polish Schools

Added 2011-06-30

In eight schools in Poland the Days of the Righteous have been organized, with meetings with witnesses of history, during which...

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Encounters with Jewish culture In Szczekocin

Encounters with Jewish culture In Szczekocin

Added 2011-06-30

On July 3rd 2011, the fourth edition of the Szczekocin Jewish Culture festival will take place. The festival, organized...

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Ten students will go to Israel

Ten students will go to Israel

Added 2011-06-29

The second stage of the recruitment process of the 2011 student’s exchange program has been completed (Polish Intercultural Youth...

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VOLUNTEERS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR WANTED

VOLUNTEERS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR WANTED

Added 2011-06-29

The Center for Yiddish Culture of the Shalom Foundation encourages you to volunteer at the International Yiddish Culture and Language...

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Sharvas 2011

Sharvas 2011

Added 2011-06-29

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee invites Jewish young people to an International Jewish Camp in Sharvas, Hungary....

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Jankiel’s concert

Jankiel’s concert

Added 2011-06-29

June 3rd, 2011 marks the anniversary of events that started 200 years ago and which are described in ‘Pan Tadeusz’ (Eng. Sir...

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Bruno Schulz’s pupil to play in Krakow

Bruno Schulz’s pupil to play in Krakow

Added 2011-06-28

On July 3rd 2011, , Alfred Schreyer, a singer, violinist and the last living pupil of Bruno Schulz, will give a concert on the occasion of the...

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The 65th anniversary of the Kielce progrom

The 65th anniversary of the Kielce progrom

Added 2011-06-28

On July 4th 2011, the 65th anniversary of the Kielce pogrom will be officially commemorated. The President of Stowarzyszenie im. Jana Karskiego...

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Thursdays on Tłomackie St.

Thursdays on Tłomackie St.

Added 2011-06-28

The Jewish Historical Institute invites everyone interested to the meeting organized as part of the ‘Czwartki na Tłomackiem’...

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The Polish Center for Holocaust Research  – a seminar

The Polish Center for Holocaust Research  – a seminar

Added 2011-06-27

The Polish Center for Holocaust Research invites you to an academic seminar entitled ‘Dlaczego nie ma pamięci o Zagładzie? Nowi...

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Incredible fairy tales from the borderland

Incredible fairy tales from the borderland

Added 2011-06-27

The movie collection of fairy tales entitled ‘Opowieści Pogranicza’ is a unique educational and art project organized by the...

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Celebrations in Śrem

Celebrations in Śrem

Added 2011-06-27

Tomorrow (on June 28th), at 8.30, ceremonies commemorating the Jewish cemetery in...

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July with Klezmer music

July with Klezmer music

Added 2011-06-24

  Scena Letnia w Arkadach Kubickiego is the name of the series of cultural events organized by the Staromiejski Cultural Center in...

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Promotion of the recent book by Mosze Arens

Promotion of the recent book by Mosze Arens

Added 2011-06-24

The Jewish Historical Institute invites you to a meeting with Mosze Arens, the author of the book entitled ‘Flags over the Warsaw Ghetto....

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PREMIER OF THE FILM ‘SZOJCHET’

PREMIER OF THE FILM ‘SZOJCHET’

Added 2011-06-22

The Jewish Community Centre in Krakow inivites everyone interested to the premier of the film ‘Szojchet’ by Paulina Fiejdasz. The...

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FATHER’S DAY IN THE GALICIA MUSEUM

FATHER’S DAY IN THE GALICIA MUSEUM

Added 2011-06-22

The Galicia Jewish Museum in Krakow invites all fathers and their children to a join the celebration of the Father’s Day....

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SUMMER LECTURES IN PARDES INTERNET YESHIVA

SUMMER LECTURES IN PARDES INTERNET YESHIVA

Added 2011-06-21

The team of the Pardes yeshiva would like to invite everyone interested to attend summer lectures! The...

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Virtual Shtetl visits Belarus

Virtual Shtetl visits Belarus

Added 2011-06-21

On May 10-19, 2011, the Virtual Shtetl team embarked on  a research expedition to Belarus along the trawl of Jewish villages and towns....

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Yigal Lossin’s movie

Yigal Lossin’s movie

Added 2011-06-21

On June 22nd, at 6.30 pm, the film entitled ‘Pillar of Fire. Holocaust’ by Yigal Lossin will be screened at the base of the...

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Virtual Shtetl's birthday

Virtual Shtetl's birthday

Added 2011-06-20

For the entire Sunday of June 19th we were celebrating the second birthday...

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Piróg shoots a film with Virtual Shtetl

Piróg shoots a film with Virtual Shtetl

Added 2011-06-20

We would like to invite you to watch a short movie about a mobile version of the...

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Matisyahu played in Warsaw

Matisyahu played in Warsaw

Added 2011-06-20

Yesterday, in the Nożyk synagogue, Matisyahu, an American musician, gave an unplugged concert. We invite you to have a look at the...

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Books. A magazine to read

Books. A magazine to read

Added 2011-06-20

The ‘Książki. Magazyn do czytania’ quarterly (Eng. Books. A magazine to read) is a new initiative of the Agora publisher directed...

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Encounters with Jewish culture in Szydłów and Chmielnik

Encounters with Jewish culture in Szydłów and Chmielnik

Added 2011-06-17

  Performances, concerts, food savoring, dance shows and workshops are only few of many attractions of the 9th Encounters with...

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Mutual commemoration of the victims in Jedwabne

Mutual commemoration of the victims in Jedwabne

Added 2011-06-17

Celebrations scheduled for July 10th will be the first time for senior clergymen to commemorate the memory of the victims of Jthe edwabne...

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Tajemnicze Pomorze

Tajemnicze Pomorze

Added 2011-06-16

‘Tajemnicze Pomorze’ is the fruit of passion and an authentic journalist’s  inquisitiveness that will capture all readers...

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The New York Times comments on the Museum

The New York Times comments on the Museum

Added 2011-06-16

The New York Times, one of the biggest and oldest daily papers in the United States, has published an extensive article about the project to...

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The 2nd anniversary of the inauguration of Virtual Shtetl

The 2nd anniversary of the inauguration of Virtual Shtetl

Added 2011-06-16

Join the celebration! June 19th will mark two years of the project’s presence on the Internet. Therefore, the...

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Matisyahu will sing in a synagogue in Warsaw

Matisyahu will sing in a synagogue in Warsaw

Added 2011-06-16

This Sunday, Matisyahu will give a concert at the Nożyk synagogue. It will be his first concert in Warsaw. The musician is famous...

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WALKING TOUR AROUND KAZIMIERZ DISTRICT IN KRAKOW

WALKING TOUR AROUND KAZIMIERZ DISTRICT IN KRAKOW

Added 2011-06-15

This Sunday in Krakow another meeting as part of the “Zabytki bez tajemnic” (Monuments without mysteries)  series will be...

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A concert by Gerard Edery

A concert by Gerard Edery

Added 2011-06-15

The Jewish Community  in Warsaw, US Embassy in Warsaw as well as the Prof. Schorr Foundation would like to invite everyone interested...

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Let’s celebrate the days of literature

Let’s celebrate the days of literature

Added 2011-06-15

Today is the first day of the Literaturomanie 2011 Literature Award Days, which will last till June...

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Sąsiedzi festival in Lublin

Sąsiedzi festival in Lublin

Added 2011-06-14

Tomorrow the Sąsiedzi Festival (Neighbors Festival) will start, creating one stage for theaters from all across Central and Eastern Europe for...

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Preserving memory

Preserving memory

Added 2011-06-14

Yesterday, Minister of Culture and National Heritage Bogdan Zdrojewski and Israeli Ambassador Zvi Rav-Ner presented the honorees with...

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Wartime photographs by Faye Schulman

Wartime photographs by Faye Schulman

Added 2011-06-14

An exhibition of photographs by Feya Schulman, a Jewish fighter of  the Soviet resistance movement in the area of contemporary...

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Our Israelis. Polish Jews in the state of Israel

Our Israelis. Polish Jews in the state of Israel

Added 2011-06-14

"Nasi Izraelczycy – Losy polskich Żydów w Izraelu" (Eng. Our Israelis – the history of Polish Jews in Israel) is the title of an...

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Warsaw residents out of this world!

Warsaw residents out of this world!

Added 2011-06-13

History Meeting House (Dom Spotkań z Historią) would like to invite everyone interested to the Multicultural Picnic ‘Warsaw residents...

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Life Festival in Oświęcim

Life Festival in Oświęcim

Added 2011-06-13

Life Festival Oświęcim is an international music festival. The main concept of the Festival is building peaceful relations beyond national,...

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Decorating the house of a shoemaker

Decorating the house of a shoemaker

Added 2011-06-10

The Panorama Kultur Association invites you to interior design architecture summer workshops and workshops of traditional material culture of...

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Conference for Young Jewish Studies Researchers

Conference for Young Jewish Studies Researchers

Added 2011-06-10

We would like to wholeheartedly invite you to the Fourth Warsaw Conference for Young Jewish Studies Researchers, which will be organized from...

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The ginger-haired photographed by Sharon Bareket

The ginger-haired photographed by Sharon Bareket

Added 2011-06-10

The exhibition by Israeli photographer Sharon Bareket will be presented on the fence of the Botanic Garden in Warsaw till June 16th....

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Movie about Jakub Frank running for Golden Lion award

Movie about Jakub Frank running for Golden Lion award

Added 2011-06-10

The film entitled ‘Daas’, which tells the story of Jakub Frank and his followers, is one of the twelve movies which have been...

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Liberman commemorated in Przemysl

Liberman commemorated in Przemysl

Added 2011-06-09

A plaque commemorating Herman Liberman, Polish Socialist Party politician and minister in the government under Gen. Władysław Sikorski,...

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Days of Jewish Culture in Lodz

Days of Jewish Culture in Lodz

Added 2011-06-09

From June 6th-16th, the Marek Edelman Dialogue Center has organized Jewish Culture Days in Łódź. The program includes many lectures...

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Brzeg: arranging the Jewish cemetery

Brzeg: arranging the Jewish cemetery

Added 2011-06-07

On June 9th, Thursday, at 6 pm, Brzeg residents (Opolskie province) will undertake to clean the Jewish cemetery on ks. Makarskiego...

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Yael Bartana's movie in Bialystok

Yael Bartana's movie in Bialystok

Added 2011-06-07

On June 16th 2011 at 7 pm, at the Ludwik Zamenhof Center in Bialystok, a film trilogy by Yael Bartana, composed of three movies ‘Mary...

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Shavuot in Warsaw

Shavuot in Warsaw

Added 2011-06-07

Shavuot in Warsaw This evening will mark the commencement of the Shavuot festival, which commemorates the reception of the Torah by...

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The history of modern Israel in Bialystok

The history of modern Israel in Bialystok

Added 2011-06-07

The history of modern Israel in BiałystokThe Ludwik Zamenhof Center in Białystok invites you to the opening of the exhibition under the...

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Fight against racism awarded

Fight against racism awarded

Added 2011-06-06

On June 4th, the Day of Freedom, the President of Poland Bronisław Komorowski met with NGO...

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Encounters with Jewish Culture in Chmielnik

Encounters with Jewish Culture in Chmielnik

Added 2011-06-06

The Chmielnik Town and Municipality Office invites you to the ninth edition of the Spotkania z Kulturą Żydowską festival (the Encounters...

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Ninel Kameraz-Kos passed away

Ninel Kameraz-Kos passed away

Added 2011-06-06

Ninel Kameraz-Kos, the employee of the Jewish Historical Institute and the author of the excellent book "Jewish holidays and customs",...

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The Jewish cemetery in Wrocław under new adminstration

The Jewish cemetery in Wrocław under new adminstration

Added 2011-06-03

The Jewish cemetery on Lotnicza Street in Wrocław has a new overseer. Piotr Gotowicki has been employed by the Union of Jewish Religious...

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Sobibor Museum closed down

Sobibor Museum closed down

Added 2011-06-03

The Museum of the Former Nazi Death Camp in Sobibór has been closed  to the public. The site, administered by Włodawa district...

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SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR EASTERN EUROPEAN STUDENTS TO ATTEND YIDISH-VOKH 2011

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR EASTERN EUROPEAN STUDENTS TO ATTEND YIDISH-VOKH 2011

Added 2011-06-02

Deadline: June 28, 2011 Thanks to the generosity of the David Frost Fund for Yiddish Culture, Yugntruf:Youth for Yiddish will offer 2...

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Under the auspices of the Museum

Under the auspices of the Museum

Added 2011-06-01

Zabytki kultury żydowskiej w Polsce (Monuments of Jewish Cultural Heritage in Poland) is a new, richly illustrated, guide to places...

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Watch synagogues by night!

Watch synagogues by night!

Added 2011-06-01

This Saturday night, seven Krakow synagogues will be open to the public. From 10.30 pm onward, Krakow residents and tourists will...

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Warsaw from women’s perspective

Warsaw from women’s perspective

Added 2011-06-01

The Center for Yiddish Culture of the Shalom Foundation (CKJ) invites you to a meeting organized as part of the ‘Działaczki kultury jidysz...

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