Dec 3rd

Talmud to Tik: Iraqi Jewish Heritage Day
Date:
December 3, 2017 10:00 am

Sunday, December 3rd

 

Featuring: Silk Road Dance Company and Sephardic Heritage D.C.

 

Included with Museum Admission – Get Your Tickets Now!

 

JMM Members – Let us know you’re coming!

 

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Experience a multi-sensory exploration of a fascinating culture with a long and often unknown history. Talmud to Tik: Iraqi Jewish Heritage Day promises to engage and delight the whole family.  Celebrate Iraqi Jewish Heritage through fun activities, hands-on crafts, dancing, music, and, of course, food.

 

Create your own evil-eye bracelets, dance to Iraqi music and make your own tik (a Sephardic and Mizrahi Torah holder).

 

Sample traditional Iraqi foods and make your own tasty treats. Dive into the richness of Iraqi Jewish culture through a day that complements the current exhibit Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

 

Plan Your Day!

 

Here’s the schedule for the day:

 

10:30 am Jewish Iraqi Storytime with Violet Battat, SHIN DC (perfect for younger children)

 

11:00am “Musical Treasures from Jewish Iraq”: Concert with Rabbi Haim Ovadia, Magen David Sephardic Synagogue (perfect for younger children). More Info.

 

12:00pm Iraqi Spice Class with Jacqueline Feldman (perfect for all ages). More Info.

 

12:30pm Silk Road Dance Company Demonstration and Class (perfect for all ages)

 

1:00pm Jewish Iraqi Story time with Violet Battat, SHIN DC (perfect for younger children)

 

1:30pm Silk Road Dance Company Demonstration and Class (perfect for all ages)

 

2:00pm “Musical Treasures from Jewish Iraq”: Concert with Rabbi Haim Ovadia, Magen David Sephardic Synagogue (perfect for all ages). More Info.

 

3:00pm Iraqi Spice Class with Jacqueline Feldman (perfect for all ages). More Info.

 

 3:30pm Silk Road Dance Company Demonstration and Class (perfect for all ages)

 

 

Plus arts and craft, language and extra food activities all day!

 

Featuring: Silk Road Dance Company and Sephardic Heritage D.C.