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Yom HaShoah Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration

Yom HaShoah Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration

Date: Sunday, April 15, 2018

Time: 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location: Temple Beth Ami

Address: 14330 Travilah Road, Rockville, MD 20850

More Details

  • Type: Memorial Service
  • Audience: All
  • Membership: Not Required
  • Registration: Not Required
  • Topic: Holocaust, Holocaust Remembrance

Hate Speech & the Holocaust

2:30–4:00 PM Teen Program
Teens confront the impact of hate speech in discussions with a Holocaust survivor and members of Operation Understanding DC.
A youth led ceremony concludes the program. Learn more here.

Unto Every Person There Is A Name
An annual worldwide name reading program coordinated by B’nai B’rith International. Names may be submitted online or brought to the commemoration.

Community Art & Artifacts Exhibits
Youth and professional artists will display works reflecting upon this year’s theme of hate speech and the Holocaust. View youth and community artists’ original works inspired by the Holocaust and created for this year’s observance.

3:00–4:00 PM Dor L’Dor
Intergenerational discussions with Holocaust survivors. All are welcome.

4:00–5:30 PM Community-Wide Commemoration
Memorial service honoring the survivors, victims, and heroes of the Holocaust,including a survivor sharing her living testimony.

To register or for more information, go to: www.jcouncil.org/YomHaShoahMD.

Organized by: Jewish Community Relations Council

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