Jewish American Heritage Month 2024

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Celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month with Pikes Peak Library District! Explore the resources on this page recognizing the culture, experiences, and contributions of the Jewish American community. 


Getting Started with Jewish Genealogy

Get started on your Jewish genealogy! Attend this in-person class to learn how to work with the unique challenges and advantages associated with tracing Jewish ancestry. Complimentary coffee will be provided, and an optional guided tour of the Regional History & Genealogy department resources will follow the class. Register here.

  • Penrose Library: Sat., May 11 from 1 – 3 p.m. 


  • Hoopla
    Explore Jewish stories and experiences in eBooks, music, movies, and more.  
  • American Jewish Desk Reference
    Learn more about Jewish heritage with this reference book from the American Jewish Historical Society.  
  • Kanopy
    Discover films and documentaries celebrating Jewish Americans on Kanopy. 

Regional History and Genealogy Resources (18+)