Legacy

Sandy Koufax Glove and Baseball
September 30, 2015

Play Ball!

What is it about baseball, the American pastime, where Jewish players, even in their scarcity, have managed to play a major league role? For answers to that central question and for love the game, visit the Matthews Sports Exhibit at the JCC in West Bloomfield.

September 1, 2015

Your Life, Your Legacy

According to Jewish tradition, the responsibilities (and joy) of teaching and guiding your children only grow with age, wisdom and experience.

Harriet Berg
September 1, 2015

Dancing in Detroit

For as far back as most Detroiters can recall learning their first dance steps at Wayne State, the JCC or Camp Tamarack, Harriet Berg has been a beloved teacher.

Harry Samuel May at Ellis Island
March 1, 2015

A Holocaust Story

Nearly 76 years to the date that Harry Samuel May, z"l, set foot on Ellis Island – his photo appeared on a PBS show that his daughter happened to be watching.

Velvet Peanut Butter
December 1, 2014

Fresh. Pure. Delicious.

Velvet Peanut Butter. For generations, it was a household staple, an iconic brand among Detroit-made favorites.

Hastings Street
November 1, 2014

Hastings Street

Hastings Street. This iconic Detroit road was more than just a thoroughfare; it was a thriving community.

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