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Movers and Shakers in New Mexico History

“Movers and Shakers in New Mexico History: Colonial Era to Statehood” Co-sponsored by the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society & The Historical Society of New Mexico The Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque Auditorium 5520 Wyoming Blvd. NE 87109 1:00 – 1:15                  Welcome and Opening Remarks                                     Nancy Owen Lewis, ...

Temple Aaron Gala

See attached Flyer for Temple Aaron Gala.

2019 NMJHS Annual Spring Meeting

EVENT DATE & TIMEJune 2, 20191:00 p.m. Business Meeting including presentation of the 2018 Hurst Award2:00 p.m.  NMJHS Program with Speaker, Norma Libman, “The Story of the Story: What I Wrote and Why”  EVENT LOCATION DETAILSTemple Beth ShalomMain Sanctuary205 East Barcelona Rd.Santa Fe, N.M. 87505 EVENT COST & TICKETSBusiness Meeting: NMJHS Members Only (No Charge)Program Presentation: Suggested Donation, $10.00 ORGANIZER CONTACT INFOContact name: Claudia BloomPhone: 505- 348-4471E-mail: admin@nmjhs.orgwww.nmjhs.org NMJHS will hold its Annual Spring Business meeting to present the 2018 Hurst Award, Slate of New Board ...

“The Jewish Kulturbund” presented by Steven Ovitsky

May 19, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque 5520 Wyoming Blvd. NE Suggested Donation: $10.00 Light Refreshments will be served ORGANIZER CONTACT INFO Claudia Bloom 505-348-4471 admin@nmjhs.org www.nmjhs.org TEXT ABOUT EVENT There were many popular German musicians in Germany from 1919-1933. After the Nazis rose to power, these musicians were banned from public performances. Some of these musicians and other artists formed the Kulturbund Deutsche Juden (The Cultural Association of German Jews) to provide performances for the ...

2019 NMJHS Programs

2019 NMJHS Programs Calendar-3

Family Histories

NMJHS received a generous grant from the New Mexico Humanities Council to undertake four new oral family histories project entitled: “Telling the Stories: The Personal Accounts of New Mexico Jews in Business and Community Life.” The interviews of family members and their descendants are included in this section to share the stories and contributions they made to 20th Century New Mexico Jewish history and communities. Si and Becky Goldman Both Si and Becky Goldman arrived in the American Midwest as immigrant children from Russia at the turn of the last century. Their  stories mirror the experiences of multitudes of Jewish families who ...

Montefiore Cemetery Cleanup

Sunday, May 17, starting at 10 am, will be the annual Montefiore Cemetery cleanup in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Every year in the spring, starting in 1986, NMJHS performs the mitzvah of cleaning up the historic cemetery by pulling weeds, removing trash, and planting. Those who plan to attend are encouraged to wear work gloves and bring rakes, large trash bags, plastic pails to carry sand, and a bag of mulch for newly planted trees. For map and directions to cemetery go to http://www.nmjhs.org/images/stories/montefiore-area-map.jpg.