1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
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From Shtetl to Ghetto: The Culture of the Lower East Side with Leslie Fishbein

Date: July 19, 2017Time: 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Location:  Show map Congregation Beth Israel
18 Shalom Way (1920 Cliffwood Street)
Scotch Plains, NJ
Contact: Barbara WeisbartPhone: 908-889-8800 x207Email: bweisbart@jccnj.org

Having fled persecution in the Old World, Eastern European Jews faced oppression in the New World. This discussion examines how the Jews adapted to life in the golden medina (golden land) and the price of their success. Sponsored by NJ Council for the Humanities.

Program and Lunch - Price: $12, Member/Partner Price: $11
Program Only - Price: $8, Member/Partner Price: $7
Lunch reservations are required at least two days in advance (preferably one week); reservations are not needed for the program only.
Member/Partner rates include JCC of Central NJ Members, Members of Congregation Beth Israel and Congregation B’nai Israel Adult Forum.