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5:00 pm - “L’Shanah Tova” Exhibit Tours

September 6, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

L’Shanah Tova – “May the year and its blessings begin”

Prepare your mind and heart for the new year with a beautiful collection of vintage “Shanot Tovot” (New Year’s Greeting Cards) from around the world.

For a closer look and appreciation of the exhibit, join us to  for a tour with the curator, Lilach Wind. During the tour we will learn about Jewish history and spirit, as reflected in Rosh Hashanah greeting cards.

5:00pm Tour in English

6:00 pm Tour in Hebrew

7:00pm Tour in Russian with Marina Salzman

The unique collection of cards span the 19th & 20th century and tell the story of the Jewish nation and the state of Israel during those stormy and turbulent years. The cards echo the declared values and traditions, national themes, myths and ideals of the Jewish society, while showcasing the incredible design evolution over the years. From black and white personal portraits, to modern colorful paintings, the progress of printing technology, and changing traditions, spirit, aesthetics, culture and fashion.

Curator: Lilach Wind

The exhibit will be featured at JCC Los Gatos between August 21- October 9,2023

 

Deliver your own Message!

“Shanah Tova” cards workshop, 8/24 5-8pm 

During our JSV Summer Celebration

Bring a few mail addresses and Jewish Silicon Valley will provide art products, an envelope and stamps. Craft your own “Shanot Tovot” (New Year’s Card) for someone on your list.

In conjunction with PJ Library.

For more information contact [email protected]

 

 

Details

Date:
September 6, 2023
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Jewish Silicon Valley
Phone
408.358.3636
Email
info@jvalley.org
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Venue

Addison-Penzak JCC
14855 Oka Road, Suite 201
Los Gatos, CA 95032 United States
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Phone
408.357.7429
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