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Join us at Powell’s, 7:30pm on September 6 to hear from Elizabeth Rynecki. Read about her work in the New York Times:

Join us at Powell’s, 7:30pm on September 6 to hear from Elizabeth Rynecki. Read about her work in the New York Times:

Posted on August 18, 2016

Join us at Powell’s, 7:30pm on September 6 to hear from Elizabeth Rynecki.  Read about her work in the New York Times:
Join us at Powell’s, 7:30pm on September 6 to hear from Elizabeth Rynecki.  Read about her work in the New York Times:

The last time anyone is known to have heard from the Polish-Jewish artist Moshe Rynecki was in 1943, when his wife, Perla, received a postcard that he had sent from Majdanek, a concentration camp near Lublin, Poland. The Nazis had transported him there from the smoldering ruins of the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw. Click to continue »Click to continue »

News from OJMCHE's Education Department

News from OJMCHE's Education Department

Posted on 8/5/2016

News from OJMCHE's Education Department
News from OJMCHE's Education Department

The OJMCHE Education team–April Slabosheski, Holocaust educator, and Cheyenne McClain, education assistant–have been fully engaged over the summer. April received a scholarship to attend the Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Conference: English Language Arts, at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Cheyenne is the recipient of the David Rubenstein Fellowship from Duke University where she will have access to do research with the Judaica materials held by the Rubenstein Library, the Duke Divinity School Library and Perkins Library. Click to continue »Click to continue »

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Announces Purchase of Permanent Museum Facilities on North Park Blocks

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Announces Purchase of Permanent Museum Facilities on North Park Blocks

Posted on July 6, 2016

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Announces Purchase of Permanent Museum Facilities on North Park Blocks
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Announces Purchase of Permanent Museum Facilities on North Park Blocks

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Announces Purchase of Permanent Museum Facilities on North Park Blocks

- OJMCHE purchases the former Museum of Contemporary Craft from PNCA -

Executive Director Judy Margles and Board Chair Elaine Bacharach Coughlin announced today the signing of a purchase agreement for the facilities at 724 NW Davis in Portland—formerly the home of the Museum of Contemporary Craft. Click to continue »Click to continue »