Monday, November 2, 2015

2015 KRISTALLNACHT PROGRAMS and COMMEMORATIONS

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2015 KRISTALLNACHT

November 5 at 12:00pm

The Holocaust Council of Greater MetroWest’s Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration will take place at noon in the Wilf Memorial, followed at 12:30pm by Lunch & Learn with Holocaust Survivor Jack Griffel. Lunch will be provided. Free and open to the public.

The Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus, 901 Route 10, Whippany, NJ or call

(973)-929-3194.

For more information: https://www.jfedgmw.org/holocaust

November 8 at 12:00noon

Holocaust Remembrance Sunday with guest speaker Helen Paktor, Auschwitz survivor.

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 380 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, NJ

For more information: call (973) 546-5020

November 8 at 3:00pm

The Office of the Governor, The New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education, & Rider University invite you to The State of New Jersey Kristallnacht Commemoration Remembrance Services. Free and open to the public.

Rider University Chapel, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

For more information: http://www.state.nj.us/education/holocaust or call

(877)-900-6960

November 8 at 7:00pm

Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael is performing for Kristallnacht Hoaxocaust a satirical play about Holocaust denial. Tickets available at WWW.HOAXOCAUST.BROWNPAPERTICKETS.COM

Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, 60 Temple Dr., Springfield, NJ

For more information: www.tbaynj.org or call (973) 376-0539

November 8 at 7:00pm

Temple Adath Shalom Kristallnacht speaker Fred Heyman Holocaust Survivor subject of the film “Be an Upstander. The Fred Heyman Story”

Temple Adath Shalom, 841 Mountain Way, Morris Plains, NJ

For more information: http://adathshalom.net or call (973) 539-8549

November 9 at 7:00pm

25th Annual College St. Elizabeth Kristallnacht Commemoration. Free and open to the public. Interfaith Service of Remembrance led by Abigail Cimorelli, CSE Campus Minister.

Main Speaker Dr. Michael Berenbaum: Founding Research Director of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Director of Sigi Zienning Institute: Exploring the Ethical and Religious implications of the Holocaust

Survivor Testimony: Fred Heyman, subject of the film “Be an Upstander. The Fred Heyman Story”

College of St. Elizabeth, 2 Convent Road, Morristown, NJ 07960 (Dolan Performance Hall in Annunciation Center).

For more information: http://www.holocaustcenter@cse.edu or call. (973)-290-4000.

November 9 at 7:30pm

In commemoration of the anniversary of Kristallnacht Congregation Etz Chaim presents an original riveting full-length documentary produced by Project Witness – Once Upon A Family, the saga of Polish Jewry.

Congregation Etz Chaim, 1 Lafayette Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039)

For more information: info@projectwitness.org or call (718)WITNESS (948-6377)

November 10 at 5:35pm

Organized Chaos: Remembering Kristallnacht. Free and open to the public.

Stephen Eric Bronner, Board of Governors Professor of Political Science & CGHR Director of Global Relations, Rutgers University will speak.

Hickman Hall, Room 138 Rutgers-New Brunswick, NJ

For more information: http://www.ncas.rutgers.edu/cghr or call (973) 353-1260

November 12 at 8:30am

The Drew University Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study invites you to their annual conference commemorating Kristallnacht in honor of the 70th Anniversary of the start of the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg. From Nuremberg to The Hague: The Evolution of War Crimes Trials

Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Madison NJ 07940

Conference Invitation and Agenda http://www.drew.edu/chs/wp-content/uploads/sites/56/Conference-Cover-and-Agenda-2015.pdf)

Registration card http://www.drew.edu/chs/wp-content/uploads/sites/56/Conference-invitation-registration-card-2015.pdf) or call (973) 408-3600

November 13 at 7:30pm

Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration Shabbat with Gerda Bikales Holocaust Survivor, born in Germany and survived as a fugitive in Belgium.

Free and Open to the Public

Temple Har Shalom, 104 Mt. Horeb Road, Warren, NJ

For more information: www.templeharshalom.org or call (732)356-8777

November 13 at 8:00pm

Kristallnacht Commemoration

Kristallnacht: The Daughter of a Survivor – Janet R. Kirchheimer’s father was sixteen years old when he was arrested and sent to Dachau during Kristallnacht. She will speak about her father’s story, what it means to remember almost 80 years later and more, including reading poems from her book How to Spot One of Us.

Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, 60 Temple Dr., Springfield, NJ

For more information: www.tbaynj.org or call (973) 376-0539

November 13, at 8:00pm

Annual Shabbat Kristallnacht Commemoration: A powerful and memorable night of memory and reflection featuring music from the Holocaust.

Temple Emanu-El, 264 West Northfield Road, Livingston, NJ

For more information: (973)992-5560 or http://www.emanuel.org/caring/holocaust

November 22 at 9:15am-10:45am

Congregational Learning presents a conversation with Ed Bindel Holocaust Survivor.

Free and Open to the Public

Temple Har Shalom, 104 Mt. Horeb Road, Warren, NJ

For more information: www.templeharshalom.org or call (732)356-8777