Sunday, April 23, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Beth Chaim Congregation, 1800 Holbrook Drive, Danville
Tuesday, April 25, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Temple Sinai, 2808 Summit Street, Oakland
In Solidarity: The Voices Silenced, The Lessons Learned
Keynote Speaker: Jim McGarry, Educator
Jim McGarry, founder of the Helen and Joe Farkas Center for the Study of the Holocaust in Catholic Schools, is a Tauber Fellow and long-time educator in Religious Studies specializing in Ethics, Social Justice, and Holocaust Studies.
Admission is free to both commemorations. For more information, contact Judith Markowitz at email@example.com or 510.809.4901.
These commemorations are made possible by a grant from the Tillie and Rene Molho Fund for Holocaust Remembrance of The Jewish Community Foundation.
Art and Artifacts is an educational art program for juniors at Salesian College Preparatory High School. Participating students picked a picture from the Holocaust, researched the image, and then created a digital artwork based on the artifact. The top ten submissions were chosen to display online and in person at the Yom HaShoah Commemorations. Click here to see the ten winners.