Black and white photograph of a young men's basketball team at the Jewish Educational Center in Saint Paul, c.1940.

Young men's basketball team at the Jewish Educational Center in Saint Paul

A young men's basketball team at the Jewish Educational Center in Saint Paul, c.1940. The programming arm of the J. E. C., known as the Jewish Center Activities Association, oversaw social and recreational activities at the Center.

Poster advertising an event featuring Levi Shkolnik at the Jewish Educational Center in St. Paul. The poster announces that Shkolnik will speak at a public meeting to be held on February 13, 1939.

Jewish Education Center poster

Poster advertising an event featuring Levi Shkolnik at the Jewish Educational Center in St. Paul. The poster announces that Shkolnik will speak at a public meeting to be held on February 13, 1939.

Black and white photograph of a Halloween party for the pre-kindergarten class at the Jewish Educational Center in St. Paul, 1937.

Halloween party for the pre-kindergarten class at the Jewish Educational Center

Photograph of a Halloween party for the pre-kindergarten class at the Jewish Educational Center in St. Paul, 1937.

Black and white photograph of the exterior of the Jewish Educational Center at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center, 1935.

Jewish Educational Center at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center, St. Paul, Minnesota

Exterior of the Jewish Educational Center at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center, 1935.

Black and white photograph of a Hebrew class held at St. Paul's Jewish Educational Center in 1931.

Class in Hebrew, Jewish Educational Center, St. Paul

Photograph of a Hebrew class held at St. Paul's Jewish Educational Center in 1931.

Black and white publicity photograph (taken c.1930) showing arts and crafts activates for kids enrolled at "Stay at Home Camp," a summer camp developed by the Jewish Center Activities Association, for the growing number of families joining the J. E. C.

Girls doing activities at the Jewish Educational Center, Saint Paul

A publicity photograph (taken c.1930) showing arts and crafts activates for kids enrolled at "Stay at Home Camp," a summer camp developed by the Jewish Center Activities Association, for the growing number of families joining the J. E. C. The J. C. A. A. was the Jewish Education Center's programming arm.

Black and white photograph of a chess game at the Jewish Educational Center, Saint Paul c.1930.

Chess match at the Jewish Educational Center, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Photograph of a chess game at the Jewish Educational Center, Saint Paul c.1930. Children's and young people's programming was held at the J. E. C. Annex.

Jewish Community Center of St. Paul

In 1930, the Jewish Community Center of St. Paul (JCC)—originally called the Jewish Education Center (JEC)—began the work it continues in the twenty-first century: providing for the educational, social, cultural, and recreational lives of Jewish youth and St. Paul families.

Oil on canvas color painting of Rev. Alfred Brunson c.1830.

Rev. Alfred Brunson

Oil on canvas color painting of Rev. Alfred Brunson c.1830.

Soviet Jewry rally sign

Photograph of a sign used at a rally held in support of Soviet Jews in Minneapolis in March of 1987. The rally's attendees included members of the Minnesota-Dakota Action Committee (organized by the Jewish Community Relations Council). Used with the permission of the Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

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