March Mash-Up: A Family Festival

March Mash-Up: A Family Festival

A morning of activity and cultural immersion for children of all ages!

Sunday, March 4, 2018, 11:00 am

Tickets per family: $10 general ● $5 students/seniors /AJHS, CJH, LBI, YUM, YIVO members 

Family Program in partnership with the YIVO, the Center for Jewish History, the Leo Baeck Institute, and Yeshiva University Museum

So many Jewish traditions under one roof, we’re kvelling! Join us as the American Jewish Historical Society teams up with YIVO and other partners at the Center for Jewish History for a Purim-themed March Mash-Up of family fun. Laugh along with a puppet show, enjoy storytelling from many lands, make colorful craft projects, sing-along to classic Jewish songs, and experience the delightful diversity of Jewish culture from countries around the world – right here on West 16th Street. Plus family friendly gallery tours of our new exhibitions Jews in Space and Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy and delicious holiday treats too!

Featuring The Gefilteria’s Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz, Singer Eléonore Biezunski, Storyteller Shane Baker, and the Yiddish puppet theater troupe Great Small Works.

Pictured: A Purim party at the YWHA of Kansas City, MO, 1929 - from the AJHS Archives.