Honoring Moses & Susan Libitzky
Monday, April 24
Exhibition on display Feb. 1 – April 20
An African-American woman named after a 17th century Angolan queen. A German-American gay man whose roots lie in the country’s breadbasket–the farms of Indiana.
Lehrhaus is a community partner for the JFI WinterFest March 4-5 at the Alamo Drafthouse and Roxi Theater in San Francisco. Lehrhaus will be co-presenting the film Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story. Lehrhaus is also a co-sponsor of SPARK, a new, innovative community-wide Jewish learning experience at Congregation Emanu-El March 14, 21, and 28.
Join historian Fred Rosenbaum February 16 at 7:30 pm at the Hewlett Teaching Center at Stanford University to explore how the Jewish experience in the Bay Area has been different from the rest of the United States. Learn more
Lehrhaus offered a half-day symposium titled The Refugee: Fleeing Oppression From the Exodus to Modern Times November 13, 2016. The symposium took place a few days after the election and since then the refugee issue has become even more urgent and salient. Lehrhaus supports JCRC’s statement released Jan. 31 in response to recent executive orders targeting refugees and citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations. Lehrhaus is a community partner for the Jewish Community Forum on March 19 at the Jewish Community High School of the Bay. (more…)