Hillel was one of the rabbis before the term existed, and he lived during the times of Herod. During his times, a lot of Jewish literature read by the public predicted a messiah. We will look more closely into the politics and ideas that were in vogue in this period.
Meeting room is Level 6, South. Get off the escalator on the sixth floor, cross the library hall towards the outer windows, and look to your left. We are in the far left corner. https://www.vpl.ca/room/central-library-l6-south-meeting-room