Celebrating Jewish American heritage

Your public library is here to connect you with books, online resources, and learning experiences that celebrate Jewish American history and culture this month and all year long. On this page, you can:

The month of May is recognized as Jewish American Heritage Month by the White House.

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Celebration event

Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration
Sunday, May 19, 3:30-4:30 pm, Main Library Veterans Room

Join local Jewish community members, organizations, and your public library in celebrating Jewish American Heritage Month with history, biographies, food, culture, and much more. Register now »

Idea Box display

Idea Box: Jewish American Heritage Month
May 16-31, Main Library Idea Box

This May, local Jewish community members and organizations join together to curate the Idea Box in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month. The space will feature realia, photos, posters, biographies, and more from influential Jewish Americans, May 16-31 in the Main Library.

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