NoVA Yom Ha'Shoah Commemoration 2015 Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
Northern Virginia's 2015 Holocaust Observance reflects upon: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SCAPEGOATING
Sunday, April 19, 2015 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 “The Psychology of Scapegoating” Seminar This year's keynote speaker will discuss the ostracism and dehumanization of individuals and ethnic groups that can often be a precursor to dire tragedies.
7:00pm – 8:30pm Community Commemoration Featuring a multigenerational candle lighting, readings, prayers, the Holocaust Kaddish, community choir and musical reflections.
(light Kosher refreshments will be available until 6:30pm / click here for satellite parking information)
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