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Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 7:00 pm

Keeping the Memory Alive: Local Children & Grandchildren of Survivors Share the Stories of Their Families 

2022
Pre-Event

Gallery & Recordings

View the online pre-event gallery, and recordings including: 

  • Holocaust Artifacts Exhibit From Local Community Members

  • Survivor Video Testimonials

  • Local Authors' Book Gallery

  • State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda Traveling Exhibit from the USHMM

  • "Never Again" Student Essay Winners 

2022
Event Schedule

6:00pm 

Online (Self-Paced)

Pre-Event Gallery

Check out the link to the left before the event begins at 7pm.

 

7:00-8:15pm - Virtual Live Event

Memorial Service, Candle Lighting, & Speakers

RSVPs are required for this online event.

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Person Writing
Student Response Contest

The Howard County Holocaust Remembrance Committee invites Howard County middle school and high school students to submit their essays, poems, and artwork for the Yom HaShoah Student Response contest.

The deadline to submit entries is March 15, 2022. Please visit the link below for all of the information. 

Family Photos in B&W
Artifacts

We will be showing artifacts of the Shoah period such as photos, mementos, posters, clothing, etc. provided by local area residents.  Please use the link below if you have something you would like to display in the virtual website presentations.  

 

Deadline for adding items is March 15, 2022. 

White Candles
Memorial List

We are seeking updates to the Annual Yizkor List. Please send the names of those Holocaust survivors in your family who have passed away in the last year; also, include relevant information (e.g., relationship, hometown, concentration camp) to hchryizkor@gmail.com by March 16th, 2022.

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