Klein Collection Events

Learn with the Michael Klein Collection! Events and Learning Opportunities

Visit the Klein Collection at Union Station!
through the end of March 2022
Enhance your visit to Union Station! Stop by the Klein Collection temporary display at the east end of the Grand Hall, adjacent to the entrance to Pierpont’s. The free exhibit was created initially to spotlight Hanukkah for Kansas Citians, and has been so popular it is extended for display through the end of March 2022. 

Union Station MKC display

Klein Collection Learning Group
2nd Wednesday of the month
January 12, February 9, March 16, April 13, May 11
11:30 am | B’nai Jehudah

Are you a lifelong learner? Do you want to connect with like-minded people? Do you have an interest in Judaica, or the many captivating stories behind the pieces in the Michael Klein Collection? If so, join us for the Klein Collection Learning Group, a monthly discussion led by Educator/Curator, Abby Magariel!

Are you interested in learning more, but not ready to attend an in-person session? Email Abby Magariel at curator@bnaijehudah.org, and she will send you materials.

Smartify Sessions with the Klein Collection
Want to learn about the Klein Collection from anywhere, on your own time? You can! The Smartify app holds lots of information about the collection that you can access on your smartphone. We’ll show you how to download the app and help you get started using Smartify. No registration necessary; drop-in for these 10 minute tutorials and bring your smartphone and your Apple or Google password!

  • Sunday, October 10 | 10:00-11:00 am
  • Wednesday, October 13 | 1:30-2:30 pm
  • Sunday, November 14 | 10:00-11:00 am
  • Sunday, December 5 | 10:00-11:00 am
  • Wednesday, December 8 | 1:30-2:30 pm

Collection Connection Virtual Tour
Monday, April 4 | 1:00 pm | via Zoom

Join Educator/Curator Abby Magariel for another invigorating virtual tour of the all the Klein Collection has to offer! This tour will explore objects for Passover: from chametz to cleaning to the afikomen … and everything in between! No registration needed.

To join the Zoom tour, use Meeting ID: 893 4067 9582 or click on the button below:

Collection Connection Web Tile 2021

How to Lead a Seder
April 10 | 10:30 am | B’nai Jehudah

Have you ever wanted to lead a Passover Seder but been a little nervous? Join Rabbi Kramer and Abby Magariel for a crash course on how to lead a Seder! We will be teaching tips and tricks along with looking at unique Passover Judaica from the Klein Collection. Registration coming soon!

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Klein Collection Tours Now Available

We are pleased to announce that group in-person tours and talks are now available! Contact Educator/Curator Abby Magariel, 913.663.4050, to make arrangements for your chavurah, book club, basketball team or family!

Klein Collection Tour