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Shabaton in Kielce

Shabaton in Kielce

Added 2009-08-27

A special Shabbaton celebration will be organized in Kielce on the 16th and 17th of October 2009. The shabbaton will be celebrated for the first...

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Multi-Cultural Memory and the Continuity of Traces. Chernivtsi in the Bukovyna

Multi-Cultural Memory and the Continuity of Traces. Chernivtsi in the Bukovyna

Added 2009-08-27

Since the 1st of April 2009 The Armenian Foundation KZKO in cooperation with Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Center for Urban History of...

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Poles helping Jews during the Shoah

Poles helping Jews during the Shoah

Added 2009-08-27

During the 65th anniversary of Lizmannstadt Ghetto liquidation ceremony in Park Ocalalych in Lodz, president of Poland decorated people who...

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„The genocide of  Jewish towns” exhibition in Lodz

„The genocide of Jewish towns” exhibition in Lodz

Added 2009-08-27

Museum of Independence Traditions in Lodz has opened an exhibition entitled “The genocide of Jewish towns”. The...

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 Belgium to support the Museum of Auschwitz

Belgium to support the Museum of Auschwitz

Added 2009-08-27

The prime Minister of Belgium, Herman Van Rompuy, promised financial support of his government to the Auschwitz- Birkenau Museum. In the beginning...

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Genocide of the Tykocin Jews 68th Anniversary

Genocide of the Tykocin Jews 68th Anniversary

Added 2009-08-27

The 68th anniversary of killing of the Tykocin Jews was commemorated in Las Łopuchowski on the 25th of August. The ceremony was held by Podlasie...

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Aldermen of Leżajsk voting on establishing the Jewish Cultural Centre

Aldermen of Leżajsk voting on establishing the Jewish Cultural Centre

Added 2009-08-27

Today the aldermen of Leżajsk are going to decide whether or not to build a religious and historical centre for thousands of Hassidim visiting...

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The Festival of Jewish Culture

The Festival of Jewish Culture "Singer's Warsaw"

Added 2009-08-26

The Festival of Jewish Culture "Singer's Warsaw" is due to start on Saturday, the 29th of August. The area of Próżna Street for a few...

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A memorial in honour of Jews from Aleksandrów Kujawski

A memorial in honour of Jews from Aleksandrów Kujawski

Added 2009-08-25

On the 10th of September 2009 at 5pm, a memorial in honour of Jews from Aleksandrów Kujawski will be unveiled in Jewish cemetery in Aleksandrów...

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The discovery of a ritual bath

The discovery of a ritual bath

Added 2009-08-25

An unusual discovery was found by chance at the courtyard of a renovated townhouse in Praga district of Warsaw. During renovation works a...

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The European  premiere of The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

The European premiere of The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

Added 2009-08-24

The European premiere of the film The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler will take place on the 31st of August in Gdansk, during the...

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A cultural park in Praga district of Warsaw

A cultural park in Praga district of Warsaw

Added 2009-08-24

A cultural park in Praga district of Warsaw An idea of creating a cultural park has recently arisen in Praga district of Warsaw,...

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A charity concert to be held for Museum of The History of Polish Jews

A charity concert to be held for Museum of The History of Polish Jews

Added 2009-08-24

On the 21st of October, The Great Theatre in Warsaw will host a world famous violinist, Joshua Bell. The artist will be playing the Stradivari...

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The 2nd edition of Dawid Rubinowicz Days in Bodzentyn

The 2nd edition of Dawid Rubinowicz Days in Bodzentyn

Added 2009-08-21

A book "The Last Selecion: A Child's Journey Through the Holocaust" by Goldie Szachter Kalib will be published on the initiative of...

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The 70th anniversary of the demolition of synagogue in Bielsko-Biała

The 70th anniversary of the demolition of synagogue in Bielsko-Biała

Added 2009-08-21

Large size archive photo prints of the Bielsko synagogue will be placed on the façade of the building of Bielsko Gallery in order to commemorate...

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19.09.2009 A statue of Jan Karski

19.09.2009 A statue of Jan Karski

Added 2009-08-21

On Wednesday, the 19th of August, a statue of the legendary courrier of Home Army, Jan Karski , was erected in the Survivors’ Park in...

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Conference in Philadelphia

Conference in Philadelphia

Added 2009-08-21

On the 3rd of August 2009 in Philadelphia Grzegorz Kołacz – deputy director of Virtual Shtetl Project together with Beata Schulmann...

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Jewish, Orthodox and Catholic Culture Festival in Szczebrzeszyn

Jewish, Orthodox and Catholic Culture Festival in Szczebrzeszyn

Added 2009-08-21

Starting at 3 PM today, a festival of three cultures will take place in Szczebrzeszyn. The first day is dedicated to the culture of Polish Jews....

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29.08.2009 The sixth edition of the Festival of Jewish Culture in Warsaw

29.08.2009 The sixth edition of the Festival of Jewish Culture in Warsaw

Added 2009-08-20

The 6th Festival of Jewish Culture "Singer's Warsaw", organized by Shalom Foundation will take place between the 29th of August and the...

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24.08.2009 The commemoration of the 65th anniversary of Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Łódź

24.08.2009 The commemoration of the 65th anniversary of Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto in Łódź

Added 2009-08-20

On the 24th of August, the commemorations of the 65th anniversary of Liquidation of the Litzmannstadt Ghetto will be held in Łódź. This year...

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19.08.2009 The commemoration of 67th anniversary of Otwock Jewish ghetto liquidation

19.08.2009 The commemoration of 67th anniversary of Otwock Jewish ghetto liquidation

Added 2009-08-20

On the 19th of August 2009 Otwock near Warsaw held the celebrations of the 67th anniversary of liquidation of Jewish ghetto.The...

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Added 2009-08-14

On the 16th of August 2009 at 5pm The Museum of Podlasie in Bialystok will hold a meeting with Tomasz Wiśniewski, a well-known researcher of...

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12.08.2009 – 2nd Remembrance Days of Rymanów Jewish Community

12.08.2009 – 2nd Remembrance Days of Rymanów Jewish Community

Added 2009-08-12

The Association "Rymanów Meeting " would like to invite you for the 2nd Remembrance Days of Rymanów Jewish Society, which will take...

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Three Religions of Khazaria – children’s workshop

Three Religions of Khazaria – children’s workshop

Added 2009-08-11

Multicultural workshop for children "Chazaria"  was organized in joint cooperation of Educational Center and Warsaw Ethnographical...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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