UPCOMING KTA EVENTS

 

Liberation 75

MAY 31, 2020 to JUNE 2, 2020

In 1945, Jewish and other victimized groups were liberated from Nazi tyranny. 75 years later, Liberation 75 marks this important anniversary by remembering the victims, honouring the survivors, showcasing the future of Holocaust education, reflecting on antisemitism in the world, celebrating the role of the liberators, and committing to protecting freedom, diversity, human rights and inclusion.

The KTA invites Kindertransport generations to join us there.

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Meg Waite Clayton launches The Last Train to London

SEPTEMBER 10, 2019 to MARCH 25, 2020

Meg Waite Clayton lanches her new historical novel, The Last Train to London, about the Kindertransports and Truus Wijsmuller, with appearances and readings across the USA.

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The Refugees who came to the UK on 'Domestic Visas' -London

FEBRUARY 11, 2020 6:30-8:30

Although over twice as many refugees from Nazism came to Britain on so-called Domestic Visas (including parents of Kinder) than via the Kindertransports, this subject has received far less attention from researchers and the media. Dr Jennifer Craig-Norton will give a fascinating talk about her research into this neglected subject.

The Wiener Holocaust Library
29 Russell Square
London WC1B 5DP

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Holocaust Memorial Day theme: Stand Together - London

JANUARY 14, 2020 6:30-8:30

This Second Generation Network discussion group meeting looks at the HMD theme for 2020. What is the meaning of the concept Stand Together in the context of HMD? What is the significance of the idea for those of us with a Holocaust heritage?

Please rsvp via email

The Wiener Holocaust Library
29 Russell Square
London WC1B 5DP
6.15pm for 6.30pm–8.30pm

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My Heart in a Suitcase

NOVEMBER 1, 2008 to DECEMBER 30, 2019

ArtsPower National Touring Theater
This play, drawn from the autobiography of Kind Anne Fox is currently touring schools and other venues. KTA members are invited to attend any of the performances at no charge. Click on DETAILS below to view a video!

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World Kindertransport Day Gathering, New York

DECEMBER 8, 2019 2-5PM

KTA members in the tri-state, greater NYC area will gather to remember, meet with friends old and new, learn about the KTA's many activities over this past 80th commemorative year, and more.

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Children under the Nazis

DECEMBER 3, 2019 6:30-8:30

A member of the Second Generation Professor Nicholas Stargardt, will explore his research into the impact of Nazism on children during the Holocaust. Using sources from the time, ranging from welfare and medical files, to diaries, letters and children’s drawings, he will shed light on their lives by focusing on their play and other activities.

The Wiener Holocaust Library
29 Russell Square
London WC1B 5DP

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Service to commemorate Kristallnacht, London

NOVEMBER 7, 2019 2PM-4PM

The Association of Jewish Refugees' annual commemoration of Kristallnacht.

to rsvp: karin@ajr.org.uk

Belsize Square Synagogue, 51 Belsize Square London NW3 4HX

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World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants Conference

NOVEMBER 1-4, 2019

The World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants (WFJCSH&D) will hold our 31st Annual Conference in Vancouver, BC, November 1-4, 2019, at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel.

The Kindertransport Association (KTA) will join the conference, as will members of Generations of the Shoah International (GSI).

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At the End of the Tunnel

AUGUST 15, 2019 to OCTOBER 31, 2019

At the End of the Tunnel, an exhibit on the Kindertransports installed in Berlin, Charlottenburg, outdoors, in public space, open all hours, will be on view through the end of October.

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Who will Tell the Stories of the Holocaust when the Survivors no Longer Can? -London

OCTOBER 29, 2019 6:30-8:15

Second Generation Network members Lesley Urbach and Fred Weil will share their presentations and experiences of researching and presenting their relatives' stories as part of Holocaust education and memorialisation.

A chance to see how use can be made of different materials, and for you to be inspired to use your own family’s materials and stories.

Free but rsvp required: https://bit.ly/2M0ckQd

The Wiener Holocaust Library
29 Russell Square
London WC1B 5DP

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