Calendar


Exhibitions

Through May 2002
Telling Time: To Everything There Is a Season
Over 250 objects--Jewish fine and ceremonial art, rare books and manuscripts, historic documents, and photographs--from the Museum's permanent collections, as well as interactive and intercultural displays, explore the universal concept of time and the seasons of the year, of life, and of culture

Through December 2001
Beyond Theresienstadt:
Original Works and Artifacts Originating in the Theresienstadt Ghetto
A display in the Museum's upper hallway, using materials selected from the permanent collections. Presented in collaboration with the Jewish Music Festival

Through December 2001
"Ancestral Ascent" by Sophia Tsavalas
and "Re-counting" by Taraneh Hemami:
Two multimedia intercultural installations in the Museum's East Gallery

Events

December 25, 2001
Holiday Family Day, 12 pm - 4 pm
Free! at 2 Locations
   Judah L. Magnes Museum, 2911 Russell St., Berkeley, CA
        Live music with Gerry Tenney/California Klezmer; exhibit tours
    Berkeley-Richmond Jewish Community Center, 1414 Walnut St., Berkeley, CA
        Puppet musical "Princess Moxie Rules!" at 1 pm and 3 pm
Free snacks and puppet-making projects at both sites!
 



 
Museum Information
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The Judah L. Magnes Museum, a beneficiary of the Jacques and Esther Reutlinger Foundation and Bay Area Jewish Federations, is open Sundays through Thursdays, 10 am to 4 pm; closed Fridays, Saturdays, and on the forthcoming Jewish and Federal holidays:
 
November 22, Thanksgiving  
January 1, 2001, New Year's Day  
   
   
   
   
   
   


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