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Programs

We’re having an idea party, and you’re invited.

Whether we’re discussing history or new ideas, the meaning of freedom or the joys and challenges of being who you are in today’s America, join us for an ever-changing roster of dynamic programming that brings the museum and exhibitions to life.

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Mar 1
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The Yellow Ticket - Miami Premiere

Concerts & Performances, Films & Filmmakers

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Deutsches Filminstitut

The Yellow Ticket - Miami Premiere

Sunday, March 3 at 4:30 pm

At Coral Gables Art Cinema

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The Yellow Ticket is a live multi-media concert event featuring a new score by violinist Alicia Svigals that reanimates a silent cinema classic. Set in Poland and Tsarist Russia, the 1918 film—starring legendary actress Pola Negri...

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Exclusive Members-Only Book Discussion

Books & Writers, Members Events

Exclusive Members-Only Book Discussion


Sunday, March 3 at 10:00 am



If books are your passion, join us for a Members-only Book Discussion of the 2013 One Book, One Philadelphia* selection, Julie Otsuka's The Buddha in the Attic...

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Mar 4
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Mar 10

IN THE COMMUNITY: Art, Jews, and Food with Daniel Belasco

NMAJH in the Community

IN THE COMMUNITY: Art, Jews, and Food with Daniel Belasco


Sunday, March 10 at 11:00 am

At The Gershman Y


$15 in advance/$20 at the door
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Independent curator and art historian Daniel Belasco presents cutting edge art and visual culture that considers food...

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Mar 11
Mar 12
Mar 13

IN THE COMMUNITY: The Future of Food with Mark Bittman - SOLD OUT!

Books & Writers, NMAJH in the Community

IN THE COMMUNITY: The Future of Food with Mark Bittman - SOLD OUT!


Wednesday, March 13 at 7:30 pm

At Congregation Rodeph Shalom


SOLD OUT!

New York Times' award-winning food writer Mark Bittman brings his searing insights to Philadelphia...

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Mar 14
Mar 15

jkidphilly @ NMAJH

Family-friendly

jkidphilly @ NMAJH


Friday, March 15 at 10:30 am



Free and open to the public
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Join jkidphilly for a casual playdate at the Museum where kids and families can socialize and...

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Mar 16
Mar 17

IN THE COMMUNITY: An Evening with Mandy Patinkin

Concerts & Performances, NMAJH in the Community

Mandy Patinkin

IN THE COMMUNITY: An Evening with Mandy Patinkin

Sunday, March 17 at 3:00 pm
At the Kurtz Center for the Performing Arts

$45 General Admission
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Join award-winning actor and singer, Mandy Patinkin, for his first performance with Intercultural Journeys! The concert includes... 

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Mar 18
Mar 19

IN THE COMMUNITY: Do You Dream in Color?: Insights From a Girl Without Sight

Books & Writers

Photo Credit: Jonathan Barkat

Laurie Rubin

IN THE COMMUNITY: Do You Dream in Color?: Insights From a Girl Without Sight


Tuesday, March 19 at 7:30 pm

At the Free Library of Philadelphia



Free. No RSVP required.


Blind since birth, mezzo-soprano Laurie Rubin has been praised for her "compelling artistry" and "communicative power"...

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Mar 28

IN THE COMMUNITY: Roundtable on A Consumer's Republic

Books & Writers, NMAJH in the Community

IN THE COMMUNITY: Roundtable on A Consumer's Republic


Thursday, March 28 at 4:00 pm

At Feinstein Center

No registration required

Ten years ago, Lizabeth Cohen (Dean of Radcliffe College and Professor of History, Harvard University) published her landmark book, A Consumer's Republic...

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Freedom Seder Revisited - SOLD OUT!

Lectures & Discussions

Rev. Channing Phillips, Arthur Waskow, Topper Carew - April 4, 1969, original Freedom Seder; photo courtesy of Arthur Waskow

Freedom Seder Revisited - SOLD OUT!


Thursday, March 28 at 6:30 pm



$15/$10 Members


Join us for an evening of commemoration, stories, and a multi-cultural celebration of freedom. Hear stories from community leaders and share your own...

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