smflameAt the Dallas Jewish Historical Society, we take great pride in our events. With events like powerful and historic movies, a historical reflection on the past shown in creative ways, and bringing the cultural history of different people together, the society aims to provide a hands-on approach and build a sense of transparency, enlightenment and excitement in the community.

Take part in one of our events today, so that you can see and feel the true impact they can have on you!

 

 

             Check back soon for a look at our 2019 – 2020 Event Calendar!

The Dallas Jewish Historical Society maintains an active event and program calendar throughout the year.  The events and programs below are just a  sample of what DJHS offers.

 

JIM SCHWARTZ ANNUAL LECTURE SERIES:

Presented by DJHS, these lectures are designed to bring information and awareness of aspects of Jewish and Southern history and culture.

 

DJHS & JCC BOOKFEST & FILMFEST:

DJHS regularly partners with the Dallas JCC, providing unique and interesting authors and movie experiences for our members and the community.

 

SCANNING DAYS:

DJHS provides an opportunity for our members and the community to bring in and digitize important documents, photographs and memorabilia, on an ongoing quarterly basis.

 

PRESERVATION 101 WORKSHOP:

An ongoing, quarterly workshop taught by our DJHS archivist; providing  help and instruction on how to preserve important personal and family documents and photographs.

 

GENEALOGY WORKSHOP:

A quarterly workshop, held in conjunction with the Dallas Genealogical Society – Jewish Special Interest Group. Each series brings in an expert in varying aspects of genealogical research and know-how, to provide guidance for those with an interest in finding out more about their personal histories.

 

HISTORICAL JEWISH DALLAS BUS TOUR:

A popular program, DJHS provides patrons with a guided tour of historical Jewish Dallas.

 

MEMBER EVENTS:

In appreciation for continued support, DJHS invites its Members and Trailblazers Giving Club members to various exclusive events.

 

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM:

A comprehensive program offered to up-and-coming students, to gain experience in the DJHS archive, and providing a robust mentoring experience.