"Hearing one person tell their story gave a completely different perspective to what happened, as it wasn't about statistics or about a nation as a whole, but one person who lost his family and home." ~O. Avery (student)

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February 14th, 2013

"I Never Saw Another Butterfly" and Holocaust speaker

Join us on Wednesday February 27th, 2013 at 10am for a stunning performance of "I Never Saw Another Butterfly" from the Wolf Performing Arts Center and stay to hear Trudy Klein Gompers speak at 11am about her Holocaust experience and her family that was left behind in Austria in 1938.

Recommended donation to the Holocaust Awareness Museum: $10

For more information and to reserve your seat, call 215-464-4701.

January 15th

Six Million and One Film Screening

The Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center is proud to partner with the Sons and Daughters of Holocaust Survivors to announce the film screening of Six Million and One, a 2G/3G Holocaust related film on Monday January 21st at 7pm at the Gershman Y (401 South Broad St, Philadelphia). Tickets are $9 a person.

Dinner with local 2nd and 3rd generation survivor families will be arranged at Olive Garden (1346 Chestnut St, Philadelphia) and organized by the Sons and Daughters of Holocaust Survivors and the Holocaust Awareness Museum.

RSVP to Jeanette Berstein (goaliebl@verizon.net) or Tammy Forstater (tforstater@yahoo.com) for details and reservations.

Click here for more information about the film.