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Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Memorial Day

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

- Free

Date: Wednesday, May 1
Time: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Language: Presented in English
Cost: Free

Yom HaShoah is a worldwide day of Holocaust remembrance, and a national day of commemoration in Israel to recall the lives and heroism of the victims of the Holocaust.

This year we welcome keynote speaker Ellin Bessner, author of Double Threat: The Canadian Jews, the Military, and World War II. The program includes a memorial candle-lighting ceremony, with a reception and book signing to follow.

Details

Date:
May 1
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/352909448649200/

Organizer

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Phone:
902-425-7770
Website:
www.pier21.ca

Venue

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
1055 Marginal Rd
Halifax, NS B3H 4P7
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Phone:
(902) 425-7770