Greenville’s Congregation Beth Israel was chartered by the State of South Carolina in June 1916, and the Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina will join in the congregation’s festivities celebrating its 100th anniversary on the weekend of October 22- 23, 2016. Join the membership of the congregation and JHSSC in a weekend of presentations and panel discussions focusing on the history of Greenville’s Jewish community. There will be a special performance by the Greenville Chorale at the Greenville Peace Center on Saturday evening, October 22nd at 8:00pm. The Chorale
will perform Ernest Bloch’s Sacred Service and Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms. The weekend will culminate
with the unveiling of an historical marker commemorating the milestone on Sunday, October 23rd.
Sponsor: Jewish Studies, Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina