From Kindertransport to the Refugees of 2017
at Shir Hadash
Sunday, April 23, 2017
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
The evening begins with presentations by Eric Kay who, as a child, was rescued by the Kindertransport.
There will be a slide show of art work and poetry by students from Fisher Middle School, the Harker School, St. Andrews, St. Marys, Yavneh and the Congregational Religious Schools.
Finally there will a presentation by Rabbi Jennie Rosenn, Vice President of HIAS and a viewing of segments of their film “Refugee Children”.
A Yom HaShoah memorial service will follow with the lighting of candles by survivors and Second and Third Generation families and the participation of the community’s rabbis. This program will be especially meaningful to adults and children in middle school and high school.
The entire community is welcome so please invite your friends and neighbors.