PAST KTA EVENTS

 

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 life

For information contact Terrance Hunter at 407-628-0555 x 225.

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Washington DC KTA Chapter Luncheon

APRIL 17, 2016 12PM-4PM

Ralph and Phyllis Mollerick invite Kinder and families to a local gathering. Ralph Mollerick, a founder of the Washington DC chapter, and Melissa Hacker, KTA President will speak.

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Michele Gold Booksigning USHMM, Washington DC

APRIL 17, 2016 12PM-4PM

Memories that Won't Go Away tells the story of the 10,000 children who traveled alone from Germany, Austria, Poland, and Czechoslovakia to Great Britain on the Kindertransport. This book looks at hundreds of these children, focusing on their experiences as strangers in a strange land and their gratitude to a nation for rescuing them from near certain death in the hands of the Nazis.

Michele Gold grew up in London. Her mother was a Kindertransport survivor.

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Escape from Nazi Germany: Nobel Prize to Kindertransport

APRIL 10, 2016 12PM

Talk and book signing by KT2 David Meyerhof. Retired teacher and Burbank resident David Meyerhof has a family history that includes a Nobel Prize and perilous escapes from the Nazis in Germany and France during World War II. It’s the kind of material that would make a great book or movie, but Meyerhof has used it to inspire his poetry.

Los Angeles Museum of the Holocust, 100 S. The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036

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We Must Save the Children—Cambridge & the Kindertransport

JANUARY 25-29, 2016

Churchill College Cambridge hosts an exhibit on Cambridge and the Kindertransports.

Opening drinks reception January 25 18:30-19:30, Jock Colville Hall, Churchill Archives Centre

RSVP: mike@keystage-company.co.uk

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United Nations Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

JANUARY 27, 2016 11AM-1PM

Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 11am-1pm
United Nations, New York City
The Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach Programme
United Nations Holocaust Memorial Ceremony, General Assembly Hall
Barbara Winton will open a video tribute to her father.

Register online.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TsHdkIl_XUIZZCNEGee1SK0j6IxFwwo9X-1kofxRNVI/viewform

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Screening of Nicky's Family in New York

JANUARY 26, 2016 7PM

Screening of Nicky's Family followed by discussion with Barbara Winton

Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City

$10. Tickets required.

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Barbara Winton speaks at the USHMM

JANUARY 21, 2016 7PM

The Lives He Saved and the Secrets We Keep
Barbara Winton will talk about her book about her father, Nicholas Winton.

Free.

Reserve a place online.

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NorCal chapter Hanukkah gathering

DECEMBER 13, 2015

The Northern California KTA Chapter will be getting together in Oakland for a Hanukkah celebration. All generations are invited.

For details: info@kindertransport.org

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This photo from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library of former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt was taken in October 1959 at a stop in Livingston, N.J. by photographer Charlotte Kapp.

This photo from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library of former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt was taken in October 1959 at a stop in Livingston, N.J. by photographer Charlotte Kapp.


Kindertransport Florida Chanukah Lunch

DECEMBER 6, 2015 12PM

Whatever is going on in the world, it is still time to celebrate Chanukah. Please join us for a delicious lunch. Let’s light the first Chanukah candle together and sing some Chanukah songs.

Our special guest is Charlotte Kapp, a Kind and photographer. She will share stories and images, including her famous photo of Eleanor Roosevelt.


We hope you will join us
Sunday, December 6, 2015 @12 P.M.
$28 per person

Westchester Country Club
12251 Westchester Club Drive
Boynton Beach, Fl

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