Calendar of Events Upcoming events at the Yiddish Book Center Visit, Shop, Calendar Hanukkah Celebration 2016 | Sunday, December 18, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. A day of activities for the whole family, including a Yiddish song workshop, craft activity, holiday storytime, scavenger hunt, and more. Click to read more. FILM | Three Shorts | Sunday, January 8 @ 2 p.m. Three short films, all focused on food: The Last Blintz (2014), Life & Hummus (2014), and Bagels in the Blood (2015). Click to read more and to purchase tickets. FILM | Carvalho's Journey | Sunday, January 22 @ 2 p.m. A real-life nineteenth-century American western adventure story, this film tells the tale of Solomon Nunes Carvalho, a groundbreaking photographer, artist, and pioneer. Click to read more and to purchase tickets. FILM | The Venice Ghetto, 500 Years of Life | Sunday, February 12 @ 2 p.m. Through a creative blend of documentary, drama, and animation, The Venice Ghetto tells the story of the oldest ghetto in Europe and of Venice’s Jewish community. Click to read more and to purchase tickets. FILM | Tangled Up in Bob | Sunday, February 26 @ 2 p.m. A documentary about writer and painter Natalie Goldberg’s visit to Hibbing, Minnesota, to examine the soil from which the legendary Bob Dylan sprang. Click to read more and to purchase tickets. FILM | There Are Jews Here | Sunday, March 12 @ 2 p.m. More than one million American Jews live in once-thriving small towns that have seen better days. This film tells their stories by looking at what Jews are doing to keep their communities alive. Click to read more and to purchase tickets. TALK | The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland, with Marisa Scheinfeld | Sunday, April 2 @ 2 p.m. Photographer Marisa Scheinfeld spent years documenting the fate of the establishments of the Borscht Belt through a series of evocative images, now collected in her new book. Click to read more. Yidstock 2017: Save the Date The sixth annual Yidstock takes place at the Yiddish Book Center on July 13-16, 2017.