Sunday, Oct. 12, 2 pm
A 1999 TV movie based on the novel by Jane Yolen, The Devil’s Arithmetic is the first film of The Jewish Museum and Cultural Center’s season. The story of a Jewish girl who, during a Seder, is transported in time to 1942 Poland where she is sent to a death camp and learns the importance of knowing history, the movie will be introduced and discussed by Rabbi Arthur Steinberg and Professor Andrew Quicke of Regent University.
The suggested donation is $5. Popcorn and water will be served. The museum is located at 607 Effingham St. in Portsmouth. For information, call 391-9266 or visit the website www.jewishmuseumportsmouth.org.