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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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Dec 1
Dec 2

Hebrew Calligraphy and the Gilded Word I

Lectures & Discussions

Hebrew Calligraphy and the Gilded Word I

Tuesday, December 2 6:00pm -8:00pm

$45/$35 Members
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Learn the art of Hebrew calligraphy in time to create your own unique holiday gifts!

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Dec 3

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Concerts & Performances

Courtesy of Andrew Loxley/Feltfoto

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Wednesday, December 3 at 7:00 pm

SOLD OUT!

Join our 2014 artists-in-residence, Dito van Reigersberg and Andrew Nelson, for their cabaret show...

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Dec 4

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Concerts & Performances

Courtesy of Andrew Loxley/Feltfoto

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Thursday, December 4 at 7:00 pm

SOLD OUT!

Join our 2014 artists-in-residence, Dito van Reigersberg and Andrew Nelson, for their cabaret show...

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Dec 5
Dec 6

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Concerts & Performances

Courtesy of Andrew Loxley/Feltfoto

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Saturday, December 6 at 7:00 pm

SOLD OUT!

Join our 2014 artists-in-residence, Dito van Reigersberg and Andrew Nelson, for their cabaret show...

Click here for more informationEvent type:Concerts & Performances


OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Concerts & Performances

Courtesy of Andrew Loxley/Feltfoto

OPEN for Interpretation: Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret

Saturday, December 6 at 10:00 pm

SOLD OUT!

Join our 2014 artists-in-residence, Dito van Reigersberg and Andrew Nelson, for their cabaret show...

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Dec 7

Members Quarterly Book Club

Books & Writers, Lectures & Discussions, Members Events

Members Quarterly Book Club

Sunday, December 7, 11 am - 12:30 pm


Free and Exclusively for Members

Join us for our Quarterly Members Book Club.  In December, we will discuss author Alice Hoffman’s newest novel, The Museum of Extraordinary Things. 

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Hebrew Calligraphy and the Gilded Word II

Lectures & Discussions

Hebrew Calligraphy and the Gilded Word II

Sunday, December 7 2pm-4pm

$45/$35 Members
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Learn the art of Hebrew calligraphy in time to create your own unique holiday gifts!

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Dec 8
Dec 9
Dec 10

Words Off the Page: An Evening with Jewish American Poets

Books & Writers, Lectures & Discussions

Words Off the Page: An Evening with Jewish American Poets

Wednesday, December 10 at 7:00 pm

$10/$8 Members
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Join us for a special evening with prominent poets featured in The Bloomsbury Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poetry. The event includes readings from Elizabeth J. Coleman, Lynn Levin, Hila Ratzabi, Jason Schneiderman, and Hal Sirowitz, and...

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Dec 11
Dec 12
Dec 13
Dec 14

Young Family Hanukkah Celebration

Family-friendly

Young Family Hanukkah Celebration

Sunday, December 14 from 10am-12pm

Cost: $25/family
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Join the young families of the Renaissance Group for a Hanukkah celebration!
The morning will be complete with art projects, song sessions, sufganiot,
a menorah lighting, learning about the story of Hanukkah, and a visit to the
Museum’s new musical experience ’Twas the Night Before Hanukkah!

In partnership with Renaissance group of Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

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Dec 15
Dec 16
Dec 17
Dec 18

Cocktails and Candle Lighting

Members Events

Cocktails and Candle Lighting

Thursday, December 18, 7 - 10pm


Presented by the Young Friends of NMAJH

Join the Young Friends as we celebrate Hanukkah with latkes, cocktails, and candle lighting.  The Young Friends of NMAJH is a group of young professionals, ages 21 – 40, who gather for social, educational, and philanthropic programming.

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Dec 19
Dec 20
Dec 21
Dec 22
Dec 23
Dec 24
Dec 25

Being [ ] at Christmas

Family-friendly

Being [ ] at Christmas

Thursday, December 25
Museum hours: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


FREE for Family Level Members and above
All Dec. 25 program tickets include Museum Admission

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Snowy. Jewish. Happy. Caring. Buddhist. Generous. Family. Creative. Friendly. Sparkly. Fill in your own blank and join us for our annual day of family fun.

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