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Philly Pride Shabbat: A Jewish LGBTQA Community Celebration

Friday, June 12, 6 - 9 pm @ NMAJH 

$20/$14 for Students and Seniors
Join J.PROUD, Jewish Philly LGBTQ Consortium and the Young Friends of NMAJH to celebrate a special Shabbat during Philadelphia Gay Pride Week. The dinner features remarks from Pennsylvania State Representative Brian K. Sims and, Deputy Consul General for the Consulate General of Israel to the Mid-Atlantic Region, Elad Strohmayer . 

Related programming:
The Museum is joining institutions across the Philadelphia region to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Annual Reminder demonstration on July 4, 1965 at Independence Hall in Philadelphia.  We have anexciting array of programming planned — including an artifact installation, an online story collecting project, and new additions to the core exhibition — focusing on the role of Jewish Americans in the barrier-breaking movement for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender rights.

You can explore and share LGBT Stories through the Museum’s online collecting project on our tumblr site  and join us for related public programs:

And more to come!

NMAJH’s Reminder Day project has been generously supported by the Allen A. Stein Family Foundation, Inc. Public programs presented in conjunction with the installation were generously supported by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation.

Event type:NMAJH in the Community