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Most programs are free to attend and open to the public; however, reservations are required.

If you have any questions or need additional information, contact Susan Gottlieb at 860.768.4964 or email mgcjs@hartford.edu.

Click here to download a PDF version of the printed semester flyer.

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Greenberg Center Soft Opening

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January 24, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.
Maurice Greenberg Center,
Harry Jack Gray Center E300
 Event Type: Open House

Love of God in the Bible and Beyond

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February 13, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Millie and Irving Bercowetz Research Library
Maurice Greenberg Center,
Harry Jack Gray Center E300

Deena Grant, Associate Professor of Jewish Studies at Hartford Seminary

 Learn More...Event Type: Lecture

Art and Spirituality

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February 20, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Wilde Auditorium, Harry Jack Gray Center

Siona Benjamin, a painter brought up Jewish in a predominantly Hindu and Muslim India

 Learn More...Event Type: Lecture

Observations on Survival and Spirit Hartford Jewish Film Festival

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March 18, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Herbert Gilman Theater, Mandell Jewish Community Center, West Hartford

Film: Across the Waters
Following the film screening, there will be an audience discussion.

For tickets and additional information see mandelljcc.org.

 Event Type: Film ScreeningPanel Discussion

Mussar and the Jewish Origins of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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April 2, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Wilde Auditorium, Harry Jack Gray Center

Rachael Rosner, Boston-based historian, psychologist, and author
Nancy Sinkoff, associate professor of Jewish studies and history at Rutgers University

 Event Type: Symposium

75th Anniversary of The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

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April 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Millie and Irving Bercowetz Research Library, Maurice Greenberg Center

Samantha Baskind, professor of art history at Cleveland State University and author
Avinoam Patt, director of the Museum of Jewish Civilization and Philip D. Feltman Professor, Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies

 Event Type: Symposium

The Annunciation Concert with Paul Barnes & the Chiara String Quartet

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April 22, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Asylum Hill Congregational Church, 814 Asylum Avenue, Hartford

$20 ticket sales benefit Habitat for Humanity of Hartford. Call 860.278.0785 to purchase tickets or for more information.

 Event Type: Concert

On and Off the Derech: A Family Story

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April 25, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.
Millie and Irving Bercowetz Research Library, Maurice Greenberg Center

Donald Weber, literary critic, professor of English, and chair of the English Department at Mount Holyoke College

 Event Type: Lecture

Edward Lewis Wallant Award for American Jewish Fiction

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May 2, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Innovation Center, Mandell Jewish Community Center, 335 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford

2017 Winner Underground Fugue
2017 Runner-up Heirlooms

 Read MoreEvent Type: Award Ceremony

The Greenberg Center’s Annual Awards Evening

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May 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Wilde Auditorium, Harry Jack Gray Center

Sponsored by the Fishman Family Fund, the Rubin and Zola Families, Chase Family Foundation, and the Hoff Family.

 Event Type: Award Ceremony