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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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Jun 1

In the Community: Portrait Day at SEAMAAC

NMAJH in the Community

In the Community: Portrait Day at SEAMAAC

Wednesday, June 1 from 9 am - 12 pm

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Jun 8

My Home, My History Opening Event Esperanza Academy Charter School Student Exhibition

Exhibitions, Family-friendly, NMAJH in the Community

My Home, My History Opening Event Esperanza Academy Charter School Student Exhibition

June 8th 5:30pm-7pm

Included with pay- what- you-wish admission 

Come out and see the My Home, My History  Event Esperanza Academy Charter School Student Exhibition

Located within the Museum 

In Partnership with the National Archives 

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Jun 9
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Jun 12

Second Sunday Family Corner

Family-friendly

Photo Credit: Photo by Mario Manzoni

Second Sunday Family Corner

Sunday, June 12th
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Free with Museum admission

The Week before Father’s Day, join us at the Museum for a day of family fun! Explore the Museum with a focus on Fathers in history. Also celebrate and learn about Shavuot - a Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah to the Jews.  Read stories and make arts and crafts projects (that make great gifts!).

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Jun 15

Café Conversation: Joshua Braff on Fatherhood

Books & Writers, Lectures & Discussions

Photo Credit: Prince Street Press

Café Conversation: Joshua Braff on Fatherhood

Wednesday, June 15 at 6 pm

Included with pay-what-you-wish admission
No advance registration required

Author Joshua Braff (The Unthinkable Thoughts of Jacob Green and Peep Show) will read from his latest novel, The Daddy Diaries, and discuss the challenges, anxieties, and triumphs of modern Jewish parenting. Books available for sale and signing.

Sponsored by the Jewish Book Council.

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Jun 29

Café Conversation: Mark Segal on LGBT Activism

Books & Writers, Lectures & Discussions

Café Conversation: Mark Segal on LGBT Activism

Wednesday, June 29 at 6 pm

Included with pay-what-you-wish admission
No advance registration required

Join Mark Segal, journalist, LGBT advocate, and Philadelphia Gay News founder, as he discusses his recent memoir, And Then I Danced: Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality. Books available for sale and signing.

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Jun 30