Posts Tagged ‘ Stories Told ’

Memphis in May 2016

Memphis in May 2016

The JPL Archives is very excited to announce the inclusion of  the “Stories Told: 100 Years of the Jewish Public Library” exhibition in the Memphis in May international festival line-up.  The exhibition will be on display at the Memphis Jewish Community Center from May 1 – May 31, 2016. http://www.memphisinmay.org/international-info#performances The Memphis in May International Festival brings cultural events to community centers, museums, galleries, performing arts centers and schools throughout the month of May.  Cornerstone events include the Beale Street Music Festival and World Championship [...]



This Week in JPL History: Tur Malka

This Week in JPL History: Tur Malka

The Library is currently presenting an exhibit on the 100 years of the Library’s history. This exhibit has been displayed at Montreal’s Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec and will soon open here at the Library. This is not the first travelling exhibit put on by the Library. In 1992, as a part of the 350th anniversary celebration of the city of Montreal, the Archives spearheaded the exhibit “Tur Malka.” The exhibit was a collaboration with the Canadian Jewish Congress National Archives, CSUQ, Congregation Shaar [...]