75 Years Later: Our Stories of Survival, Loss, and Liberation

Presentation of the stories of liberators and those who were rescured by the Allied forces 


Monday, April 20, 2020

Temple Isaiah

12200 Scaggsville Rd, Fulton, MD 

Display 6:00-7:00 pm

State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda
Holocaust Artifacts Exhibit
Survivor Video Testimonials
Yom HaShoah Essay Contest Winners

Memorial Service 7:00-8:15 pm

Community Choir
Candle Lighting
Survivor Testimonials


The Howard County Holocaust Remembrance Committee invites Howard County middle school and high school students to submit their essays for the Yom HaShoah Essay Contest. The two First Prize winners will each receive $100 and the two Second Prize winners will each receive $50. Essays due March 1. Click here for complete info


We will be showing artifacts of the Shoah period – photos, mementos, posters, clothing, etc. – and look forward to displaying your artifacts and photographs. Please contact Judy Gartner if you have something you would like to display, and please bring them with you to the Yom HaShoah service by 6:00 pm.


A video presentation including a memorial list and family photos will be shown at Yom HaShoah services. Please send names of relatives you wish to honor and family photographs to be included in the video presentation to Alexa Kempner by Wednesday, March 18


Yom HaShoah in Howard County is supported by the Jewish Federation of Howard County, the Jewish Community Relations Council, the Howard County Board of Rabbis, and the general community.