FHS Newsblast

November 2017 E. Frank Bayer, LMS

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Educator Event: Civil Discourse Sunday, December 3, 1–4 pm The Met Fifth Avenue

Free; registration required

At this divisive moment in our country and the world, the need to understand and consider diverse perspectives is paramount. Join educators, museum professionals, and artists for an afternoon exploring how experiences with art can promote dialogue, encourage empathy, enhance speaking and listening skills, and provide a brave space to navigate complexity. A detailed agenda will be posted in early November. Educators teaching all levels (elementary through college/university) are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Register online by Wednesday, November 29 for this free event.

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Remember and Be the Light

November 9th is the 79th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the night of broken glass. "Remember and Be the Light" by protesting hate in our times and learning more about the Nazi's rise to power and Jewish Resistance.