Northern Virginia's 2014 Holocaust Observance
reflects upon: On Deaf Ears: Media Coverage and Public Response in the Holocaust Years
Sunday, April 27, 2014 I 5:00 - 8:30
at the Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax
5:00pm – 6:00pm "Unto Every Person There Is A Name" and
Youth & Community Art Exhibits
Participate in B’nai B’rith International’s reading of names of those murdered during the Holocaust. View youth and community artists’ original works inspired by the Holocaust and created for this year’s observance.
6:00pm – 7:00pm “On Deaf Ears” Seminar
This year's keynote speaker will discuss media coverage and public response to the news coverage leading up to and throughout the Holocaust.
7:00pm – 8:30pm Community Commemoration
Featuring a multigenerational candle lighting, readings, prayers, the Holocaust Kaddish, community choir and musicalreflections, including a newly created composition by a George Mason University music student.
(light Kosher refreshments will be available until 6:30pm / click here for satellite parking information)