Events at the Vilna

Upcoming

Young Professional: Lox Making Nosh:pitality Image

Young Professional: Lox Making Nosh:pitality

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 6:30 pm

Join the Vilna Young Professionals to put the LOX on with Mamaleh's. Join the Vilna and OneTable Boston for an interactive lox making workshop.

Downtown Social Club: Cocktails and Conversation Image

Downtown Social Club: Cocktails and Conversation

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 6:30 pm

Join the Downtown Social Club for a fun, interactive evening with new friends over great conversation, appetizers, and drinks.

Opening Reception: Holding Differences Tenderly Image

Opening Reception: Holding Differences Tenderly

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 3:00 pm

Join photographers Brenda Bancel, Toni Marie Gomes, and Roody Jean Louis as they guide you through their inspiration for creating the Holding Differences Tenderly photography exhibition.This conversation is in collaboration with ArtWeek MA.

Holding Differences Tenderly Photography Exhibition Image

Holding Differences Tenderly Photography Exhibition

Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM or Sunday from 1:00 - 5:00 PM from Sunday, April 29 - Friday, May 25

Beacon Hill photographer Brenda Bancel and students Toni Marie Gomes and Roody Jean Louis from the Take 5 program at the Epiphany School in Dorchester explore ways to raise our consciousness of deeply rooted stereotypes through provocative photos.

Sunday Shul Image

Sunday Shul

May 6; June 3 from 10:00 - 11:30 AM

.This interactive, fun class is designed to introduce children to Jewish holidays and concepts

The Vilna Traditions with Dr. David Ariel Image

The Vilna Traditions with Dr. David Ariel

May 15, 22, 29 and June 5, 10*, 12 from 7:30 - 9:30 PM *June 10 (Sunday) would be 3-5:30 PM

Join Dr. David Ariel and the Vilna's adult learning series to explore Vilna, the “Jerusalem of Lithuania,” and how it was the most influential center of modern Jewish life in Eastern Europe before the Holocaust.

Young Professionals: Pickle and ‘Kraut Making Nosh:pitality Image

Young Professionals: Pickle and ‘Kraut Making Nosh:pitality

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 6:30 pm

Join the Vilna Young Professionals for an interactive workshop on pickles and 'kraut with Boston Fermentation Festival Founder Jeremy Ogusky.

Seniors Connect: Accessibility and the Future of the Vilna Image

Seniors Connect: Accessibility and the Future of the Vilna

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 10:00 am

Join the Vilna over coffee and babka to explore how accessibility has changed in the past 25 years.

HOH May Kabbalat Shabbat: Artificial Intelligence: Its Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ethical Challenges Image

HOH May Kabbalat Shabbat: Artificial Intelligence: Its Strengths, Weaknesses, and Ethical Challenges

Friday, May 18, 2018, 6:30 pm

HOH welcomes young adults across Boston to join us for Shabbat services, dinner and a riveting discussion with Harvard professor Barbara Grosz to discuss the strengths, weaknesses, and ethical challenges around artificial intelligence.

Happy Hour on the Hill Image

Happy Hour on the Hill

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 6:00 pm

Come. Drink. Nosh. Network. Join the Vilna Shul for a fun evening of Happy Hour on the Hill, our signature networking happy hour event. This Happy Hour will feature a panel on women entrepreneurs.

Sunday Shul Image

Sunday Shul

Sunday, June 3, 2018, 10:00 am

.This interactive, fun class is designed to introduce children to Jewish holidays and concepts

Downtown Social Club: Spring Social Image

Downtown Social Club: Spring Social

Sunday, June 3, 2018, 5:00 pm

Join the Downtown Social Club for a fun, interactive evening with new friends over great conversation, appetizers, and drinks.

Cemeteries are for the Living Image

Cemeteries are for the Living

Sunday, June 10, 2018, 10:00 am

Join the Vilna Shul and JCAM (Jewish Cemetery Association of Massachusetts) for a historic walking tour of the first Jewish cemetery in Massachusetts, Temple Ohabei Shalom in East Boston (1844).

Mission to Vilnius,  Kaunas, Warsaw, and Krakow Image

Mission to Vilnius,  Kaunas, Warsaw, and Krakow

June 17 – 26, 2018

Join the Vilna Shul’s community and culture trip to Vilnius, Kaunas, Warsaw, and Krakow!