Ever wonder how the most beloved children’s story of all time, Curious George, came to be? Join the Vilna and the Boston Jewish Film Festival to screen the 2017 Nantucket Film Festival Best Documentary, “Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George’s Creators.” This documentary explores the extraordinary lives of Hans and Margret Rey, the authors of the beloved Curious George children’s books. Screening followed by a Q&A with individuals featured in the film.
Tickets are limited, so order early!
Join us at 6:45 p.m. for a guided tour of the Vilna!
Vilna Shul offers $5 validated parking after 4 p.m. and on weekends. Parking validation is only good for the underground parking at the Charles River Plaza/Cambridge Street Garage at 165 Cambridge St. Entrance to the underground garage is between the Charles River Plaza Shopping Center (Whole Foods/CVS) and Au Bon Pain, near the intersection of Blossom St. and Cambridge St. Yellow tickets from the surface lot at Whole Foods cannot be validated.
The Vilna Shul, Boston’s Center for Jewish Culture, is Boston’s only landmark historic Jewish building. Today, it serves as a modern-day cultural center and living museum in downtown Boston.+ More... - Less...