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Holocaust Speakers at Omaha Libraries
Sept. 28, Oct. 5, 12, & 19 | 6:30 p.m. | OPL Locations
Local Holocaust survivors will share their testimonies at public libraries. Dates and locations are: September 28 at Elkhorn Branch, October 5 at Benson Branch, October 12 at the Main Branch, October 19 at the Swanson Branch. Presented by the IHE. For more contact or (402) 334-6576.

NJHS: An evening with the Heirloomist
Saturday, October 21 | Hot Shops Art Center
The Nebraska Jewish Historical Society will celebrate Jewish Omaha with An
Evening with the Heirloomist, a project of world renowned photographer and Omaha native, Shana Novak. The event will be held at the Hot Shops, 1302 Nicholas Street. Contact the NJHS at (402) 334-6442 or email

Omaha Jewish Film Festival
October 22, 26 & November 5, 12, 19 | 7:00 p.m.
The JFO and IHE presents the Omaha Jewish Film Festival. The October 26th film will be shown in partnership with Film Streams at the Ruth Sokolof Theater. All other films will be shown in the JCC Theater. Click here for details.

Jewish Book Month Author Luncheon
Thursday, November 9 | 12:00 p.m. | JCC Auditorium
Join the JFO for a luncheon featuring actress & author Annabelle Gurwitch. Cost of the meal is $12 per person with reservations required by November 2nd. RSVP to Mark Kirchhoff at’t miss the evening event, Annabelle Gurwitch, Uncensored: An Evening of Comedy. Details coming soon.

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