In the Mix: Building Community and the Eruv

Panel Discussion

Monday, February 4, 2013, 
6:00 pm Exhibition Tour, 7:00 pm Discussion

At the Y.U. Museum’s “It’s a Thin Line” exhibit

The widespread introduction of eruvs in America encouraged a broader and more inclusive participation in Jewish liturgical and social life on the Sabbath. Join professorSylvia Barack Fishman, author Blu Greenberg, and Rabbi Yaakov Kermaier for a panel discussion, moderated by Rabbi Adam Mintz, on the dynamic role of the eruv in transforming personal and communal Jewish life in America in the late 20th century. Co-presented with JOFAJewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance

Tickets: $15 General Public; $10 YUM Members, Seniors and Students. 
For reservations, go to: or call 212-868-4444

Yeshiva University Museum
15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 

JAS Members Ben Schachter and Yona Verwer have art works in the exhibit.

More info on the exhibit here.

Other Public Programs:

Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 6:00 pm
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Thursday, March 28, 2013, 6:00 pm

Join artist Ben Schachter and Yona Verwer for a discussion of their paintings and installation work in Yeshiva University Museum’s eruv-themed exhibition.

Free. Reservations required at

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