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For further details, select one of the following Upcoming Events:

 

November 9, 2014

          Remembering Kristallnacht - What Did We Know?  What Did We Do?
          Homewood Public Library
          Homewood, AL 

 

March 2015

          Holocaust Film Series
          Emmet O'Neal Library
          Mountain Brook, AL
         

 


         

        

        


            

 

 

 

 

 
          


                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remembering Kristallnacht - What Did We Know? What Did We Do?

  Date/Time:

Sunday, November 9, 3:00 pm

  Location:

Homewood Public Library

1721 Oxmoor Road

Homewood, AL

  Program Details:

Join us for a fascinating program featuring Alabama Holocaust Commission members Maury Shevin and Dr. Dan Puckett.

Maury Shevin will share recent discoveries from the Birmingham Public Library archives about what was in the local news during the events of Kristallnacht in November 1938.

Dr. Dan Puckett of Troy University will share insights into how the Birmingham community responded to news reports from Europe.  He will also discuss why so many Jewish immigrants came to settle in Birmingham and the issues they faced.

After the program, Dr. Puckett will sign copies of his new book, In the Shadow of Hitler: Alabama's Jews, the Second World War and the Holocaust.

Light refreshments will follow.

  Fee:

Free and open to the public.

  Other:

Co-sponsored by the BHEC and the Homewood Public Library.

     
 
     

Holocaust Film Series

  Date/Time:

Sunday, March 1, 2015          2:00 pm

Thursday, March 5, 2015       6:30 pm

Sunday, March 8, 2015          2:00 pm

Thursday, March 12, 2015     6:30 pm

  Location:

Emmet O'Neal Library

50 Oak Street

Mountain Brook, AL

  Program Details:

TBD

  Fee:

Free and open to the public.

  Other:

Co-Sponsored by the BHEC and the Emmet O'Neal Library.

     
 
     
     
     
     
     
     

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