News

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From Generation to Generation

A visitor brings by special books from her great-grandfather's collection

Hilltown Families Features the Yiddish Book Center

The popular western Massachusetts website highlighted learning opportunities at the Center. 

What's Hot for June: Tent: The List

Interested in the latest in contemporary Jewish culture? Check out Tent: The List.

Meet a Zamler

It's always special when one of the Center's volunteer book collectors comes by for a visit.

A Grandfather's Stories

A recent visitor to the Yiddish Book Center sought—and found—a special book on the shelves.

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

Great Jewish Books Teacher Workshop Launches This Summer

The new Yiddish Book Center program will help teachers bring modern Jewish literature into their curricula. Applications are due April 14. 

"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.

"I Miss Hearing Yiddish"

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