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Mit a hartsikn dank

Our heartfelt thanks to our wonderful volunteers this National Volunteer Appreciation Week

David Bezmozgis to Speak at Yiddish Book Center

The award-winning author of The Betrayers will deliver the 2015 Melinda Rosenblatt Lecture at the Community Open House April 26

2015 Pakn Treger Translation Issue

In our latest digital translation issue of Pakn Treger, you'll find Yiddish prose, poetry, and drama newly translated into English.

"I Miss Hearing Yiddish"

What brings students to YiddishSchool, our annual program for adult learners?

"Echoes from the Borscht Belt"

An exhibit of Marisa Scheinfeld's evocative images documenting what has become of the once-thriving vacation spot opens at the Center in April.

Yidstock 2015 Lineup Announced

The annual event, now in its fourth year, celebrates the best and newest in klezmer and Yiddish music.


Tumba, Tumba Worksheet

This month's Yiddish worksheet features the Yiddish folksong “Tumba, Tumba,” a love story about a young girl who has to set her sewing aside when she meets a fiery young man.