Milwaukee author Kipp Friedman will read from his memoir “Barracuda in the Attic” (Fantagraphics) on Monday, April 27, 7 p.m. at Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid, 6880 N. Green Bay Ave.
Anshe Sfard Kehillat Torah on Thursday, April 23, 5:30 p.m., will hold a Yom HaAtzmaut Seudah celebrating Israel’s Independence Day.
Anshe Sfard Kehillat Torah will begin a daily Talmud page study on Friday, April 3, starting with Tractate B’rachot.
Renowned magician-comedian Ben Seidman will perform at a fundraiser for Hillel Milwaukee on Saturday, May 2, 9:30 p.m., at the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center.
The Jewish Community Relations Council of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation is seeking nominations for the first Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award.
The Interfaith Social Justice Advocacy Day is presented in part by the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation and its Wisconsin Jewish Conference, and the Jewish Federation of Madison.
A documentary film about the Jews of Rome during World War II will be shown at the coming Italian Film Festival at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Temple Menorah will hold a theater party on Thursday, April 23.
The Jewish Museum Milwaukee will host a “Wisconsin Arts Adventure” on Tuesday, April 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in conjunction with its exhibit “Founders & Visionaries: Wisconsin Jewish Artists from the Milwaukee Art Museum.”
Rachel Baum, Ph.D., of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Sam and Helen Stahl Center for Jewish Studies, will discuss “The Future of Holocaust Education.”
Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid Sisterhood will hold its annual Torah Fund event on Sunday, April 19, noon, at the synagogue, 6880 N. Green Bay Ave.
The Israel-support organization StandWithUs will bring two Israel soldiers to Wisconsin to speak on Sunday, April 19.
The Public Broadcasting Service series “American Masters” will feature the man considered the greatest modern violinist in a documentary titled “Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler.”
The Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center will continue offering free film classes in April.
Jewish Family Services, along with The Charles E. Kubly Foundation and Medical College of Wisconsin’s Violence Prevention Initiative, presents a conference on “compassion fatigue.”
The Men’s Club of Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid has yellow Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) memorial candles available for community distribution.
In conjunction with its exhibit “Founders & Visionaries: Wisconsin Jewish Artists from the Milwaukee Art Museum,” the Jewish Museum Milwaukee will be sponsoring a lecture on Tuesday, April 14, 10:30 a.m.
People from diverse backgrounds will share the story of Passover and its message of freedom, justice and compassion during an “Interfaith Immigrant Seder” on Sunday, April 12, 3-5 p.m., at Congregation Sinai, 8223 N. Port Washington Rd.
Sarah Chudnow Community programs for April will begin with music presented by RUACH, Inc., the Jewish arts and arts education program.
All programs and performances are free unless otherwise noted. Free parking is also available under the building at 1414 N. Prospect Ave.
The Israeli feature film “Gett: The Trial of Vivian Amsalem” opened at the Downer Theatre in Milwaukee on March 27 and will be running during the beginning of April.
The Milwaukee Jewish Federation and Marquette University presents “Holocaust by Bullets” with Father Patrick Desbois on Tuesday, April 21, 7 p.m.
The Milwaukee Public Museum is showing the National Geographic Entertainment documentary film “Jerusalem” (2013) in the museum’s Daniel M. Soref National Geographic Dome Theater, beginning Sunday, March 15.
“Founders & Visionaries: Wisconsin Jewish Artists from the Milwaukee Art Museum”opensSunday, March 15, at Jewish Museum Milwaukee, a program of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation. The exhibit will be on display through May 31, 2015 at JMM, 1360 N. Prospect Ave.