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Belonging in this place: Stories about Maine’s Jews

Tue. May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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.

Presenters:
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 librarian@watervillelibrary.org

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Date:
Tue. May 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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https://belonging-in-this-place-stories-about-maines-jews.eventbrite.com

Organizer

Waterville Public Library
Phone:
207-872-5433
Website:
watervillelibrary.org

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Contact Email
librarian@watervillelibrary.org
Contact Website
http://www.watervillelibrary.org

Venue

Waterville Public Library
73 Elm St
Waterville, ME 04901 United States
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Phone:
(207) 872-5433
Website:
http://www.watervillelibrary.org/