Brattleboro Area Jewish Community

Congregation Shir Heharim

Yom Rivii, 30 Nisan 5777




BAJC's Annual Antiques and Collectibles Appraisal Day!


Start putting those heirlooms aside!


BAJC will present its third annual mini-version of 

“Antiques Roadshow" on Sunday afternoon, May 21st in a new location - 118 Elliot Street, (across from the Brattleboro Fire Department). From 1:30 to 5:30, experienced appraisers will be present to evaluate and assess antiques and collectibles, including books, sterling silver, silver plate, glass and art glass, china and pottery, fine art and signed prints, musical instruments, records and entertainment memorabilia, jewelry, paper, ephemera including postcards and documents, furniture, toys and dolls, Asian items, metalware, clocks, barometers, watches, rugs, tchotchkes and trinkets, and more – but no firearms, knives, ammunition, or other weaponry, and no large rugs or bulky furniture. 

The appraisers are Richard Michelman (sterling silver, glass, china), Kit Barry (paper goods, photographs, documents and ephemera), Stephan Brandstatter (art, music and entertainment memorabilia, and general categories), and Charles Suss (clocks, coins, paper money). The appraisers are knowledgeable in their respective fields and will offer an accurate valuation of your personal keepsakes based on current trends and market value. Admission and parking is free. Come to 118 Elliot any time between 1:30 and 5:30pm. The cost for each item to be appraised is $5 (cash or check made out to BAJC) and there is a limit of six items per person. Be amazed or amused as you find out what your prized possessions are worth! If you have any questions or want more information, call or text Stephan Brandstatter at 802-380-9795 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..






Join us for Bagels and Blocks, a Jewish-based drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and their infants and toddlers (0-5 years).

Bagels and Blocks is a facilitated parenting group as well as an activity group for babies and toddlers. These fun and friendly gatherings feature songs, stories, crafts, snacks, and free play.

Join us Sunday, June 4th for a Shavuot-themed playgroup with an ice cream social 

Playgroups are on the 1st Sunday of each month from 2-3:30pm.

Playgroups are free and open to all.
We look forward to meeting you!



Mah Jongg every Wednesday at 1:30 pm