Community Shabbat Dinner with special guest speaker Marvin Pinkert

Posted on November 16th, 2002 by

Presented by B'Nai Israel Congregation

Menu details TBA

Cost: $18/person
RSVP with payment by Monday, October 29th.
 
Payment options:
Pay online HERE and click "Programs"
Mail a check to B'nai Israel Congregation at 27 Lloyd St, Baltimore, MD 21202
Pay with a credit card by calling the office at 410-732-5454
 
Friday, November 2, 2012 @ 6:45pm (following services)
 

Marvin Pinkert, former director of the National Archives Experience in Washington, D.C., became the Executive Director of the Jewish Museum of Maryland at the Herbert Bearman Campus in June 2012.  He has spent the last 11 years at the National Archives, where he was responsible for the exhibition and education programs.  As the director of the National Archives Experience, Mr. Pinkert worked in developing the Archives' first permanent interactive exhibit hall in 2004 and its Digital Vaults online exhibition in 2008.  Before that, he was the vice president for programs at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago for 10 years, until he left in 1999 to be a consultant in the Washington, D.C., area.  Mr. Pinkert has also served as the University Secretary at Long Island University, as Director of New Products for Quality Books, and as Assistant Director of Alumni Relations at Brandeis University.  Mr. Pinkert received a Bachelor of Arts from Brandeis University, a Master of Arts from Yale University, and a Master of Management from the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.

Mr. Pinkert said of the Jewish Museum that he intends to use the its collection to grow its audience both nationally and locally by taking advantage of online outreach.  He plans to use the museum's website, which gets about 45,000 direct visits per year, to "complement the collections and physical museum."  Mr. Pinkert's vision also includes the creation of a family environment at the museum, hoping to catch the interest of younger generations.

Mr. Pinkert succeeded Mr. Avi Decter, who directed the Jewish Museum of MD on Lloyd Street for the last 13 years.  Mr. Pinkert currently lives in Silver Spring, MD with his wife Melanie and has two children, one in Ann Arbor, MI and one in Boston, MA.

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The Leo V. Berger Immigrant’s Trunk Introduces Bessie Bluefeld

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“We arrived without, and we made something.” – Bessie Bluefeld

The Leo V. Berger Immigrants Trunk Program presents its newest living History Character: Bessie Bluefeld

FREE EVENT

At the Jewish Museum of Maryland

15 Lloyd Street

Bessie Bluefeld was a young immigrant woman who made a name for herself in the catering business.  Her company, Bluefeld Catering, became synonymous with quality and class throughout Baltimore.  Meet actress Terry Nicholetti as she portrays Baltimore icon, Bessie Bluefeld.

For more information visit www.jewishmuseummd.orgor contact rcylus@jewishmuseummd.org/ 410-732-6400 ext. 215

Free Admission: This program is made possible by the Leo V. Berger Fund

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Exhibition Reception for Nancy Patz: Her Inner Eye

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Exhibition Reception
Sunday, April 18, 2010
Noon- 4pm.
Free Admission
Join us for a special reception honoring Baltimore author and artist Nancy Patz.
Refreshments served. The whole family will have fun crafting a book of its own,
led by local artist Sara Glick from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

An original exhibition featuring the work of Baltimore author and illustrator Nancy Patz. The exhibition, Nancy Patz: Her Inner Eye, includes three series of Patz's drawings, paintings, prints and collages that bring to life the artist's personal memories and the imagined lives of people she has never known.

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