Yamim 2017: Yom HaShoah

Howard Melton and Joshua Melton


Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017

Time: 3:00 pm

Location: Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd.

Co-chairs: Dr. Rachel Baum and Dr. Bonnie Klein-Tasman

Special Features:

MJDS 7th grade choir

■ Keynote Speaker: Estelle Glaser Laughlin

Laughlin is a child survivor of the Warsaw ghetto, the Uprising, and concentration camps. After retiring from a long career in teaching, she has continued to write and lecture about her experiences, publishing her memoir, Transcending Darkness: A Girl’s Journey Out of the Holocaust, in 2012. She hopes that hearing her story will show listeners that courage and love shine through human beings even in the darkest of times.

■ Winners of Holocaust Youth Essay Contest

Yamim Downloads:

Yamim 2017 Brochure
Yamim 2017 Flyer


For additional information on Yamim 2017 events:

Amit Yaniv-Zehavi 414.390.5705    Israel_Center_logo

Dr. Shay Pilnik 414.963.2719          

Mona Cohen 414.967.8249              JCC_Logo