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Yom Ha'Shoah in Maryland - Save The Date

Sunday, May 5, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
B'nai Israel Congregation
6301 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD 20852

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The JCRC of Greater Washington's Community-Wide Holocaust Observance

Sunday, May 5, 2019

 at B'nai Israel Congregation

Bringing together hundreds of dignitaries, elected officials, interfaith & community leaders, Holocaust survivors and their families, teens and adults to remember martyrs and survivors of the Holocaust.  With dozens of art & artifacts exhibits, a student-led commemoration, Holocaust survivor testimony in small group dialogues, and "Unto Every Person There Is A Name" readings.

The afternoon culminates in the community-wide commemoration with inter-generational candle lighting and pledges, the Holocaust Mourners' Kaddish, original readings and music. 

Learn more about the JCRC's Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration in Virginia 

JCRC Holocaust Survivors Speaker's Bureau
The JCRC arranges for Holocaust survivor to share their living testimony with student and adult groups.  For more information, contact Steve Adleberg, JCRC, Director of Education Outreach at 703-962-9232.  Contact the JCRC Volunteer Exhibits Coordinator to learn about displaying information, art and artifacts at the commemorations.

This event does not require an RSVP, but users who are registered to receive emails from JCRC can request event reminders.