Our Family Legacy of Strength and Trauma
Generations After is a monthly meeting of children, grandchildren, and descendants of Holocaust survivors who wish to learn and share more of their family history and the impact on their own lives.
The EVJCC is proud to host the East Valley Generations After Descendants Forum.
Coffee and Tea provided.
Oct. 10, 2018 (Speaker: Carlos Galindo-Elivra, regional director of the Anti-Defamation League. Topic: “The Recent Rise of Anti-Semitism.”) Learn more
Jan. 9, 2019 (“The Children of Willesden Lane: A Memoir of Music, Love and Survival,” based on the book by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen. Mona Golabek is the founder and president of the nonprofit organization Hold on to Your Music, established to use music of the Holocaust in schools.) Learn more
Feb. 13, 2019 (Screening of the short film “Violins of Hope: The Mission of Amnon Weinstein,” followed by a discussion. Violins of Hope tells the story of violins played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust.) Learn more
March 13, 2019 (Screening of “One Survivor Remembers,” an Academy Award-winning documentary about local Holocaust survivor Gerda Weissmann Klein. A discussion will follow.) 11:30 a.m. Learn more. Register now.
For security reasons, reservations are mandatory. Please call 480-897-0588 to make your reservation.
Additional questions can be emailed to the discussion group leader: Barbara Bloom, MSW. Or, by calling 928-380-2360