Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverly Ave, Newton
Over 200,000 Jews served in the U.S. military during World War I, including Newton's own Bernard Louis Gorfinkle. Stephanie Call of the Jewish Heritage Center at the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) tells the experiences of American Jews in World War I through Bernard's story; an ongoing exhibit at NEHGS tells more. Free.