In partnership with the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford (JHSGH), CHS presents a screening of Harvesting Stones: The Jewish Farmers of Eastern Connectictut. This groundbreaking documentary presents the fascinating but unknown story of the American Jewish Pioneers who established farms and mini-agricultural resorts in eastern Connecticut. Filmed over a period of 14 years by Jerry Fischer, director of the Jewish Federation of Eastern Connecticut. A panel discussion, “Jewish Farmers, Past and Present” will follow the film.
$7 admission at the door.
For more information, please contact the Society at 860-727-6170 or lnew[email protected]. Visit the JHSGH online at www.jhsgh.org.