Yom Hashoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day)
Begins at sunset: 4/27
Observed: 4/28

Established in 1953, the day, officially known as Yom Hazikaron Lashoah V'lagvurah (Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day), is a solemn day when many Jewish communities hold special ceremonies to honor the memory of those who perished in the Holocaust.



2013, 77 min., Poland – Polish with English subtitles

This documentary tells the remarkable story of Simha Ratajzer-Rotem, nom de guerre "Kazik," a leader of the Warsaw Ghetto...

Wednesday, Apr 30

Starts at: 7:00 pm

Remember & Retell: Our Sacred Responsibility

Join us for this day of commemoration and learning.

1:30 pm: Eye-Witnesses to the Holocaust
Hear personal stories and ask questions of eye-witness survivors connected to Kristallnacht, the Ghettos,...

Sunday, Apr 27

Starts at: 1:30 pm