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Calendar   •   The Year in Review, 2004


  • Coffee, Culture and Conversation
    Thursday, December 16, 2004 at 7:30 p.m.
    Exhibit: "The Art of Giving: Artists Interpret Tzedakah Boxes."
    Janice Charach Epstein Gallery, Jewish Community Center, West Bloomfield
  • "Albert Kahn: Master American Industrial Architect," a lecture by Sally Bund
    Sunday, November 14, 2004 at 1:00 p.m.
    Sally Bund, an archivist in architectural collections at the Bentley Historical Library will present a slide lecture illuminating the enduring legacy of Kahn's industrial, commercial, institutional and residential architecture in the first half of the twentieth century.
  • Behind the Scenes at the Doner Agency
    Thursday, November 4, 2004
    Tour in conjunction with the exhibit "American Icons: Detroit Designs" at the Detroit Historical Museum.
  • Tour of Jewish sites in historic Charleston, SC, and Savannah, GA.
    October 2004
  • Yearbook Project
    Deadline: October 2004
    If you have a high school yearbook to donate to our growing and valuable collection
  • Coffee, Culture and Conversation
    Thursday, October 28, 2004 at 7:30 p.m.
    "The Quilts of Kinder Transport," with renowned quilt curator Merry Silber.
    With exhibit "Without Boundaries: Contemporary Fiber."
    Janice Charach Epstein Gallery, Jewish Community Center, West Bloomfield
  • Stroll through Historic Elmwood Cemetery
    Sunday, October 17, 2004 at 1:00 p.m.
    One of Detroit's oldest and most beautiful cemeteries containing many stories dating back to the Civil War and beyond. The Lafayette Street cemetery, the oldest Jewish cemetery in the city, is part of the Elmwood grounds.
  • Enterprising Women: 250 Years of American Business
    October 16, 2004 - January 9, 2005
    Organized by Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and the National Heritage Museum in Lexington, MA.
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit.
  • New Bus Tour of Historic Detroit, Historic Jewish Detroit, 1761-2004.
    June 27, 2004
    Revised and updated version of JHSM's popular bus tour with emphasis on the Jewish contributions to the city.
  • Annual Luncheon and Officer Installation
    June 6, 2004
    The kickoff of our celebration of the 350th anniversary of the arrival of Jews in North America. The 2004 Leonard Simons History Award will be presented.
    Adat Shalom Synagogue; 29901 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills
  • Tour of Frank Lloyd Wright Home
    May 16, 2004
    A private, limited admission tour of the Smith House in Bloomfield Hills.
  • "California Dreaming: Jews and the Gold Rush"
    May 2, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.
    Video Presentation and Commentary by Dr. Ava F. Kahn, Western Jewish History Center.
    Congregation Adat Shalom; 29901 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills
    Presented by the Cohn Haddow Center for Jewaic Studies in coopration with the Coalition for 350 Years of Jews in North America, 1654-2004.
  • Jewish Boy Scouts tour of Detroit: "Settlers to Citizens: A Tour of Jewish Detroit for the 21st Century"
    May 2, 2004; 12:45 to 4:30 p.m.
    Adat Shalom synagogue. Some seats available to young people and/or adults.
    Sponsored by Jewish Historical Society of Michigan.
    Tour leaders: Gerry Cook and Judy Levin Cantor.
  • "A Trip to Kiev & Shtels"
    April 11, 2004 at 2:00 p.m.
    JHSM members Gerald Cook and Barbara Pollak Cook will speak and present photos, maps, and other documents about their memorable trip to the Ukraine in September, 2003. They will discuss the search for roots and current Jewish renewal in that area.
  • "Ruth Adler Schnee: Good Design, Its Place in My Life"
    March 26, 2004 at 7:00 pm
    Biographical film "And Then It Started To Sing" and lecture by award-winning designer and educator Ruth Adler Schnee.
    Cranbrook Art Museum; Cranbrook Campus, Bloomfield Hills
  • Tour of the Holocaust Memorial Center
    March 14, 2004; begins at 12:30 pm, reception follows.
    A private tour of this impressive new Memorial Center for JHSM members and guests.
    Holocaust Memorial Center, Farmington Hills
  • "The American Jewish Experience"
    March 3, 10 & 17, 2004 at 8:00 pm
    'Jewish Athletes,' 'Jewish Justices,' and 'Jewish Politicians;' 3 talks by Rabbi Herbert Yoskowitz
    Congregation Adat Shalom; 29901 Middlebelt Road, Farmington Hills.
  • "The Dolls of Magda Watts"
    February 5 - March 25, 2004
    A Holocaust survivor's creations of handmade dolls placed in scenes of Jewish life.
    Janace Charach Epstein Gallery; Jewish Community Center, West Bloomfield.


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