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Bearing Witness: Tosia Schneider

Bearing Witness: Tosia Schneider
Mar 18 2018 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bearing Witness: Tosia Schneider

Tosia Schneider

Tosia Schneider was born into a large and loving family in Poland. When the Nazis invaded Poland, her whole world changed. Her father was murdered. Her mother died of starvation and typhus. Her 17-year-old brother was shot and killed. At 15 as her family’s sole survivor, she had to find the strength to endure unspeakable horrors to fulfill her mother’s last wish – to tell the world her story.

This Holocaust oral history event in Atlanta is FREE.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at info@thebreman.org

Day of Event:

A guided tour of our Holocaust Gallery will be given at 12:30 PM. Mrs. Schneider will be telling her remarkable Holocaust story beginning at 2:00 PM.

Free Parking is available at the museum (with free overflow parking available at The John Marshal Law School on 18th between W. Peachtree and Spring) and seating is first-come, first-served, so be sure to arrive early in order to secure your spot!

Free admission to the 2018 Bearing Witness Series is provided through a generous gift from The Sara Giles Moore Foundation.

This event is presented by the Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education at The Breman Museum and our community partner Eternal-Life Hemshech.

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