Yom HaShoah Commemoration

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CANCELLATION —
Due to the inclement weather, our Yom HaShoah commemoration for today has been cancelled. Community leaders will work together in the coming days to explore further opportunities for this important program.

 

 

Co-Chairs: Dr. Rachel Baum & Dr. Bonnie Klein-Tasman

Special Features

  • Keynote Speaker: Eric Blaustein was 12 years old when he saw his father taken away on Kristallnacht. He lived for three years with false papers and later survived Buchenwald by swapping identities with an Italian inmate who had died. He moved to Israel in 1948, fought in the War of Independence, and moved to the United States in 1954.
  • Holocaust Education Honoree: Beth Feest

Learn more about Yamim 2018 events.

Host
Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center

Date/Time
04/15/2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Cost
Free

Open To Public
Yes

Co-Sponsors
Milwaukee Jewish Federation
Nathan & Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center