A series of lectures about the Jewish history of the Galicja, Silesia and Spiš – regions historically connected by a common spiritual and academic center – Kraków. The lectures will present:
1. The Jewish history of Galicia and Spis with the Krakow as a spiritual center.
2. History and presence of the cooperation between Krakow and the Silesian Jewish communities.
3. The lecture will be accompanied by the theatre conventional concert of Jewish music connecting all three regions.
4. The important part of the event will be the story of successful renovation of the tempel synagogue in Krnov – told from first-hand by the people who were leading the project, members of Beit Silesia association.
The project presentation evening will be a part of a series of fundraising events for a renovation of a historic synagogue in the center of Krakow – a project led by the Center for Progressive and Reform Judaism in Krakow.