Community

Colette Price z”l

The MST is sad to note the death last week of Colette Price, former MST committee member, and friend to the Trust. A woman of broad interests and many talents, she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. May her family be comforted amongst the mourners of Zion. Read More

A Visit from the Abbey Centre

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Community, Education

  The MST was delighted to welcome a half-term group of adults and children from the Community Association at the Abbey Centre in Westminster for a tour of the museum, and the opportunity to get to know each other over some refreshments. At the instigation of Tania Faraj from the Health and Wellbeing Project, and… Read More

Greetings from President Obama

Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation in Southington CT recently held a service of dedication for MST#888 from Caslav: ¬†Golcuv-Jenikov. Rabbi Shelley Kovar Becker was kind enough to share several photographs via a Facebook album which may be found here. The collection includes a shot of a letter sent to the congregation from the White House. The… Read More

Just Another Bar Mitzvah? Absolutely Not!

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Community, Education

Corona del Mar residents Aviva and Fredric Forster stopped by the MST Museum today for a visit during their 4 days in London. The MST is often honoured by visits from North American tourists whose hometown synagogues are guardians of a Czech Scroll. This visit, however, was particularly special. Fred explained that the trip to… Read More

Scroll-holders to visit Svetla nad Sazavou to honour MST #169

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Community

Deena Schuman writes: Congregants to Visit Czech Republic to Honor Their Rescued Torah Scrolls For five days, from June 17-22, congregants of Old York Road Temple-Beth Am in Abington, Pennsylvania, and friends ¬†will tour the fairly-tale-like streets of old Prague in the Czech Republic and visit the synagogues and cemeteries of the former Jewish Ghetto.… Read More