Museum News

April Showers Bring Passover Gifts and Museum Store Sale

The Maltz Museum Store has everything you need to bring to your Passover Seder.  New merchandise includes Seder/matzah plates, Miriam and Elijah cups, children’s books and games.  Matzah ties and “Baby’s 1st Passover” bibs are available for those with a

2014 Stop the Hate Winners Announced

Justin Bachman, an 11th grade student at Solon High School, was awarded a four-year $40,000 scholarship at the sixth annual Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out essay contest ceremony held again this year at Severance Hall.  His essay, read aloud in front

Students Compete for $100,000 in Scholarships and Prizes at “Stop the Hate” Event

This Thursday evening, March 13, ten juniors and seniors and fifteen 6th–10th graders will compete for a total of $100,000 in scholarships and prizes. More than 4000 students from throughout seven counties shared their solutions to stopping hatred by entering

Maltz Museum Launches Provocative New Program Series

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage wants to get people talking – not only about the launch of their new program series, but about how we live our lives today.  Begin the Conversation is a series of thought-provoking play readings,

Community Leaders in Diversity Judge Student Essays

The Maltz Museum recently announced the ten scholarship finalists for their annual essay contest Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out.  Narrowed down from a group of twenty-five, these juniors and seniors from throughout Northeast Ohio are competing for a total

Stop the Hate Scholarship Finalists Announced

More than 1500 juniors and seniors from seven counties shared their solutions to stop hatred by entering the sixth annual Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out essay contest created by the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage. Now ten juniors and seniors will

Local Business Leaders Named Co-Chairs of Annual Maltz Heritage Award

Dinner and Ceremony to Honor Eaton Chairman and CEO Alexander M. CutlerThe Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage has announced the co-chairs of the second annual Maltz Heritage Award:  James L. Hambrick, Chairman, President and CEO, The Lubrizol Corporation; Beth E.

Stop the Hate Finalists in Grades 6-10 Announced

More than 2500 6 – 10th graders from throughout Northeast Ohio entered the sixth annual Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out essay contest created by the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage.  The contest encourages middle and high school students to focus

FREE Admission MLK Day

Honor the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Maltz Museum’s annual free admission day.  The celebration begins at 11:30am in the Museum’s Chelm Family Theatre with The Honorable Louis Stokes, U.S. Congressman from Ohio (retired).  He will

Dreyfus Affair Exhibition Held Over Through Feb. 9

Since October, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage has introduced thousands of visitors to the case that shook the world with its original exhibition TRAITOR! Spies, Lies and Justice Denied: The Dreyfus Affair.  The Museum today announced that it will extend the