Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Join our congregation at Beth El Synagogue in Durham on April 19th for a Yom HaShoah Commemoration with guest speaker Gerhard Weinberg.

Gerhard Weinberg is an internationally acclaimed military, diplomatic and Holocaust historian. He is the William Rand Kenan, Jr., Emeritus Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Kindertransport survivor. In honor of the 75th Anniversary of the end of WWII his talk is entitled: “The End of the Holocaust: Liberation and Recognition”

There will be student essay and poster contests award presentations with music by the students of the NC School of Science and Math and the Triangle Jewish Chorale. There will also be a candle lighting ceremony. 

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Here’s a link to the Facebook event!