Belonging in this place: Stories about Maine’s Jews
Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 1p-2:00p
Waterville Public Library
Jews have called Maine home for over 200 years — come discover some of their experiences. Colby students will share stories about Jewish-Franco relations in the early 20th century, Jewish back-to-the-landers, and local Jewish artists.
Ling Ding, Colby ’18
Sam Sessions, Colby ’21
Sarah Shoer, Colby ’18
Amy Waterman, Maine State Museum
Organized and moderated by David Freidenreich, Colby College
Image Credit: “Clapping the Rhythm” by Jane Banquer — a woodcut image of Waterville’s Beth Israel Congregation
This event will offer a light catered lunch. It is free and open to the public.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Register online through EventBrite (https://belonging-in-this-place-stories-about-maines-jews.eventbrite.com ), drop by the library, call 207.872.5433, or email firstname.lastname@example.org