Saule Valiunaite-Kinduriene, student of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute, discusses the historical importance of Vilnius in Yiddish culture, especially Yiddish scholarship. http://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/tell-your-story to learn more about the Wexler Oral History Project.
Saule Valiunaite-Kinduriene, student of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute, describes how she knew nothing about Judaism until she took an interest in Jewish culture as a university student.
Open Tue - Fri 11-4 & Sat - Sun 10-5
Beneski Museum of Natural History 11 Barrett Hill Road Amherst College Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2165
Tekla Harms, Director and Professor of Geology
Alfred Venne, Museum Education Curator (email@example.com)
Kate Wellspring, Collections Curator
Museum Director and Professor of Geology, Tekla Harms, speaks about Edward Hitchcock and introduces Kevin Baines '76 who then discusses dinosaur extinction.
4–6 PM Hands on! art-making for ages 4+ w/adult (while supplies last)
6–6:30 PM Open Eyes: An informal guided gallery conversation about an art object
Museum Shop open 10 AM–8 PM
In conjunction with THE EYE IS A DOOR Landscape Photographs by Anne Whiston Spirn(On view at the Smith College Museum of Art through August 31, 2014)
Q+A to follow | PLEASE BE SEATED: Members’ reserved seating is available.Reserve by February 9: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 413.585.2777