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World Kindertransport Day Commemoration

DECEMBER 3, 2017 3PM-5PM

A gathering to commemorate the 79th anniversary of the Kindertransports will be held in New York City.

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World Kindertransport Day, Sidney, NSW, Australia

DECEMBER 3, 2017 2:30PM

A gathering commemorating the 79th anniversary of the date - December 2nd, 1938 - when the first Kindertransport, carrying children from Berlin, Germany, arrived to safety in the United Kingdom.

Hosted by the National Council of Jewish Women of Australia (NCJWA)

RSVP: admim@ncjwnsw.org
T: 9363 0257

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World Kindertransport Day Florida

DECEMBER 3, 2017 12PM

The Florida Kinder are celebrating World Kindertransport Day and Chanukah. Chana Rose will play our favorite Chanukah songs. Hopefully, you will sing along.

After a delicious lunch we will play a special edition of Chanukah Bingo, introduced by and created by Beth Meirav.

Register with the attached form

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World Kindertransport Day Los Angeles

DECEMBER 3, 2017 7PM

This year the theme of the commemorative program is "Celebrating Rescuers Then and Now." Speakers will honor those who worked to make the Kindertransports possible, Holocaust Rescuer Varian Fry, rescue during the Armenian Genocide, and volunteers who work today in refugee camps in Turkey and Greece.

The Colony Theater 555 N. 3rd street, Burbank, CA, 91502. The Colony shares a parking lot with the Burbank Town Center mall.

We will have light refreshments at the conclusion of the program.


Kindertransport: Experience and Fiction

NOVEMBER 24, 2017 6PM - 8PM

This event brings together Kindertransportee Ruth Barnett and Ursula Krechel, the German author whose novel Landgericht is based on Barnett’s family story. Brief talks provide background on the history and memory of the Kindertransport (Dr Andrea Hammel, Aberystwyth) and on the treatment of the Kindertransport in fiction (Stephanie Homer, IMLR).

All are welcome to attend this free event. Register in advance

Bloomsbury Room, G35, Ground Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

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My Knees Were Jumping Remembering the Kindertransports Screening in South Bend

NOVEMBER 12, 2017 1PM-3PM

Kindertransport Association President Melissa Hacker will screen her groundbreaking documentary film at Temple Beth-El and hold a post-screening discussion.

Melissa will also be speaking in local schools.

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WFJCSHD, KTA, GSI Conference

NOVEMBER 5-8, 2017

The 2017 World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants, Kindertransport Association, and Generations of the Shoah International Conference

November 5-8, 2017

Dan Hotel Jerusalem

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KIndertransport Play in Miami

OCTOBER 18, 2017 to NOVEMBER 5, 2017

At the Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center/Sanford L. Ziff Campus
18900 NE 25th Avenue, North Miami Beach, FL

Tel 305.932.4200 ext. 130

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Honoring the role of the Quakers in the Kindertransports

NOVEMBER 2, 2017

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My Knees Were Jumping Remembering the Kindertransports Screening in Belfast

JULY 27, 2017 1:30

My Knees Were Jumping in Belfast, Northern Ireland Thursday July 27, followed by a conversation with Director Melissa Hacker.

The Jewish community in Belfast took in Kindertransport children, at nearby Millisle Farm and in homes in Belfast.

Free but booking recommended.

Book by emailing hello@digitalartsstudios.com with your name and number of seats or telephone 02890 312900.

Location: Green Room Café at The Black Box, 18-22 Hill Street, Belfast , BT1 2LA

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