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YOM HASHOAH – 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration

YOM HASHOAH – 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration
Apr 16 2023 | 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

YOM HASHOAH – 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration

YOM HASHOAH – 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration

WHAT: YOM HASHOAH – 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration with Ilse Eichner Reiner
WHEN: Sunday April 16th | 11 am | Rain or Shine
WHERE: Memorial to the Six Million at Greenwood Cemetery| 1173 Cascade Circle SW Atlanta, GA 30311
COST: Free
 
Join us as we remember the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust, and the heroism of survivors and rescuers at the 58th Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration.

Our featured speaker is Ilse Eichner Reiner, Holocaust Survivor of Theresienstadt


Orphaned at an early age, Ilse was sent to the ghetto and concentration camp of Theresienstadt. Of 15,000 child prisoners there, she was one of the 100 who survived - only to be deported to Auschwitz. Almost immediately, she was sent to a slave labor camp and then miraculously escaped from a death march. Folowing her liberation by the Russians, and with great resilience, Ilse built a life enriched by family, culture, and joy.

 

Jointly sponsored by Eternal Life-Hemshech, the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum and the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta

 

Please leave bags in car for security reasons. Directions to Greenwood Cemetery: 1173 Cascade Circle SW/Atlanta, GA 3031. From I-85/75, take I-20W to Exit 54: Langhorn St.; Turn left on Langhorn St SW. At second light, turn right onto Ralph D. Abernathy which becomes Cascade Rd. Go about 1.5 miles. Greenwood Cemetery is on the right just past John White Park.
 
In honor of Yom HaShoah, admission to the Breman Museum’s Holocaust exhibition will be free to the public on Sunday, April 16, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

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