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Project Mah Jongg Documentary Short Available Online

May the Tiles Be with You: Cleveland’s Love Affair with Mah Jongg, the original documentary short by area filmmakers Amy Wasserstrom Cummings and John Cummings, is now available online.  The film delves into the game and the connection Clevelanders have

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6-10 Grade Stop The Hate Finalists Announced

STUDENTS OFFER SOLUTIONS TO HATE   Cleveland, Ohio (February 20, 2012) –How can teens and pre-teens help stop prejudice and discrimination in their own schools and neighborhoods? Can one person make a difference by standing up to bullying, peer pressure

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Medical Mutual to Sponsor Black History Month at the Maltz Museum

Museum Offering Special Programs to Celebrate (January 31, 2012) Cleveland, OH – The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to announce Medical Mutual as sponsor of Black History Month.  Along with the Museum’s Permanent Collection, which traces the building

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Maltz Museum Sets Up Project Mah Jongg

Community Preview and Tournament Are Just a Few of the Events Planned   (January 12, 2012, Cleveland, OH) – Clever marketers claimed mah jongg dated back to Confuciusm and other regal origins – though the game we know actually took

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Free Admission – Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Maltz Museum

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at the Maltz Museum Sponsored by Huntington Bank Free Admission to all Museum galleries and special programs!   (January 6, 2012) Cleveland, OH – Participate in our tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. with

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Spend December 25 at the Maltz Museum!

The Maltz Museum is open Sunday, December 25th from 11am-5pm with special family-friendly programming scheduled throughout the afternoon.  All FREE with Museum admission!   Our “Chinese Food & A Movie” Day is back!  Enjoy short films, create some art, join

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This Holiday Season at the Maltz

(December 13, 2011) Cleveland, OH – This holiday season brings the close of 2011 and of the Maltz Museum’s current special exhibition.  It also brings the joyful return of one of the Museum’s most popular programs.   Hardship to Hope

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Maltz Museum Wins Beachwood Chamber Award

The Maltz Museum is proud to annouce that we are the winners of the Beachwood Chamber of Commerce 1st Annual Award for Civic Organization of the Year! Click here to read more and find out how you can attend the

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Project Mah Jongg Opening January 2012

Crak! Bam! Dot! It’s Project Mah Jongg Hot New York Exhibition Will Open at the Maltz Museum January 2012   (November 08, 2011, Cleveland, OH) – Enter a room where mah jongg is being played and the first thing you’ll

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Maltz Museum Needs Your Mah Jongg Pics and Stories!

Do you have photographs of yourself, your mom, dad, aunt, uncle, grandparent or friend playing Mah Jongg? Have you and your group ever dressed in special clothes, played in the pool, watched the game being played in Asia, or smiled

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