Date/Time Event
Tue. March 20, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Celebrating the Legacy of Archbishop Theophilos Damaskinos, A Lecture — Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

This special lecture marks the 75th anniversary of the historic letter written by Archbishop Damaskinos, archbishop of Greece during WWII, protesting the Nazis' treatment of...

Wed. March 21, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chiune Sugihara: Unsung Hero of the Holocaust — Cardinal Stritch University

Featuring actor Dwight Sora, the play looks at the life of Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who served as Vice-Consul for Japan in Lithuania.  During...

Sun. April 8, 2018
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Holocaust Stories: In Their Honor feat. Renata Laxova — Community Hall at Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

Join us as we listen to the survival stories of members of the Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center’s Speakers Bureau.  This program allows...

Tue. April 10, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Tunnel, Smuggle, Collect: A Holocaust Boy — North Shore Library

Join HERC Speakers Bureau member Jeffrey Gingold as he discusses his father Sam Gingold's experiences during the Holocaust. Sam Gingold was only 7 years old...

Thu. April 12, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Radical Evil: Film & Talk-Back — Community Hall at Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

Academy Award winning director Stefan Ruzowitzky takes a close-up look at the Einsatzgruppen - ordinary men who were responsible for murdering 2 million Jews with...

Sun. April 15, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Yom HaShoah — Community Hall at Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

Free & open to the public. For more information contact Mona Cohen at 414-697-8249 or   Co-Sponsors: Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC Milwaukee...

Sun. June 3, 2018
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
From the Holocaust to Civil Rights — Jewish Museum Milwaukee

Debbie Simon Konkol, Joanne Simon Weinberg,  & Chris Simon Halverson will tell the incredible story of their family's journey.  Hear how they retraced the steps...

Tue. June 19, 2018 - Tue. July 3, 2018
All Day
Trip to Poland & Israel, Led by Dr. Shay Pilnik