Special Events

When OJMCHE opens in June 2017 there will be a full slate of programming and events, including the opportunity for renting the space for events.

The Ten Commandments in the Limelight

Wednesday, May 24 at 7pm

The Ten Commandments are just about everywhere in Modern America: in houses of worship and private homes, on the street, the subway and even the interstate. How and why is the subject of this illustrated talk by distinguished historian, Jenna Weissman Joselit, author of Set In Stone: America's Embrace of the Ten Commandments (Oxford University Press, 2017). Join us as she takes the measure of these ancient dos and don'ts and their hold on the American body politics. more »