Events, Exhibits, and Programs at The Library

The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary hosts a variety of book talks, lectures, programs, and other public events. In addition, our special exhibitions provide museum-quality presentations of many of The Library's celebrated historical treasures in the context of Jewish education.

JTS Library Book Talks

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
The Radical American Judaism of Mordecai M. Kaplan
A Discussion with Author Dr. Mel ScultThe Jewish Theological Seminary
Eleanore and Ollie A. Cohen Exhibits Lounge
Main Floor of The Library 

Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:00 p.m.
Yom Hasho'ah: Documents from The JTS Library and Songs by Johanna Spector
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Thursday, May 15, 2014, at JTS, 
7:30 p.m.
Jews Around  the World: India and Its Jewish Community
with Peter A. Geffen 

Founder and Executive Director, KIVUNIM
A program for Jewish youth exploring the cultures of Jews around the world and Graduates of KIVUNIM    

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Library Exhibits
Sifre Evronot, Calendar Calculation Manuals, 16th–18th Centuries

Online Exhibitions
JTS Library Treasures: An online visit to The Library's Rare Book Room

Traveling Exhibitions
People of Faith, Land of Promise: In Celebration of 350 Years of Jewish Life in America (in facsimile)

Radical Visions: Graphic Satire in the Yiddish Press, 1894–1939
Sanctuary and Synagogue: The Experience of the Portuguese and Ashkenazic Jews in Amsterdam

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The Jewish Theological Seminary is located at 3080 Broadway (at 122nd Street) in New York City, and is accessible via the 1 train and the M4 and M104 buses.

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