PAST KTA EVENTS
World Kindertransport Day Commemoration
DECEMBER 4, 2016 3PM-5PM
Join the Southern California KTA Chapter for a slide show with speakers and music. Burbank Town Center Mall,201 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91502
World Kindertransport Day Commemoration Australia
DECEMBER 4, 2016 3:30PM
We will screen the film Nicky’s Family,about Sir Nicholas Winton, who organised the rescue of 669 Czech and Slovak children before the outbreak of World War II. Dozens of these children have been located and his ‘family’has grown to almost 6,000 people.Sydney Jewish MuseumFree entry – RSVP essential firstname.lastname@example.org / 9360 7999
Conference of Child Survivors and Descendants
NOVEMBER 4-7, 2016
The KTA is a member of the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants, and now we are merging our conferences. All KTA members are invited to attend the 2016 conference.
KTA Southern California meeting
OCTOBER 23, 2016 10AM-1PM
The next Southern California Kindertransport Association meeting is scheduled for Sunday, October 23,10a. Meeting, in Los Angeles, to be followed by Sukkot brunch.Email David Meyerhof for details. email@example.comPlease RSVP by Sunday, October 16
AJR Seminar - London, September 14-15, 2016
SEPTEMBER 14-15, 2016 10AM
To celebrate 75 years of The Association of Jewish Refugees,an exploration of the heritage, culture and rich history of the Jewish émigrés from Central Europe who fled Nazi oppression and found refuge in Great Britain. KTA VP Anita Grosz will speak as part of a session on Intergenerational Conversations, Thursday 15 September at 11.45am.
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JULY 31, 2016 10AM
Meeting of local Los Angeles chapter. All KTA members, Kinder, 2G and 3G are welcome. Studio City location. To rsvp and for details, contact David Meyerhof: David Meyerhof firstname.lastname@example.org
Kindertransport memorial train journey
JULY 1, 2016
The date marks the first anniversary of the passing away of Sir Nicholas Winton and the 77th anniversary of the arrival in Harwich and London of his largest single transport of 241 children, on 1st July 1939. Various events in Harwich during the day will commemorate the Kindertransport operation.A special train comprising the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust’s new-build steam locomotive “Tornado” and a set of vintage carriages will run from London Victoria to Harwich Town.
An Evening With Mona Golabek
JUNE 9, 2016 7PM
At the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City.Following Her Sold-Out Run in LondonPianist, author, and star of The Pianist of Willesden Lane pays tribute to her mother, Lisa Jura, who survived the Holocaust through the Kindertransport.
Sir Nicholas Winton Memorial Concert
MAY 20, 2016 7:30
SIR NICHOLAS WINTON :A CELEBRATION CONCERTAll are welcome to celebrate the life of Sir Nicholas Winton with his family and friendsSt Johns' Smith Square, LondonFriday May 20th at 7:30 pmTickets: Adults £18 and £5 for childrenAll funds donated will be given to charities supporting Syrian refugee children
Kindertransport survivor to speak at Yom Hashoah observance, Maitland,Florida
MAY 1, 2016 4PM
In addition to traditional music and local survivors lightning candles in remembrance of Hitler's victims, the program features a conversation with Peter Homburger, a survivor who now lives in Colorado. He is the uncle of a Maitland resident Dr. Eve Homburger, who was instrumental in arranging for him to speak here. He was rescued in the Kindertransport and will talk about that effort in 1939 and the impact it had in his lifeFor information contact Terrance Hunter at 407-628-0555 x 225.
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