Upcoming Public Programs

Good Deeds Day 2018

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 10 a.m. to Noon

At this family-friendly program in conjunction with Good Deeds Day, we’ll learn about ways to help asylum seekers and pack baby kits for these families in the Washington area in need. 

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JHSGW at the Washington Jewish Film Festival

May 2 - 13, 2018

The Jewish Historical Society is pleased to be co-presenting three films as part of the 28th annual Washington Jewish Film Festival.  

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H Street, NE Walking Tour

Sunday, May 13, 2018, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

More than 75 Jewish-owned businesses once lined H Street, NE. Learn about the immigrant roots and Jewish history of this rapidly changing neighborhood.

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Before the Freedom Riders: The Fight to Integrate Glen Echo Amusement Park

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 7 p.m.

The Unlikely Alliance to Integrate Glen Echo Amusement Park: A panel discussion with filmmaker Ilana Trachtman and former protesters

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