HEW 2018 Calendar

Oct

19 2018

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Nov

17 2018

Sandra Haar: A Portfolio of the Witnesses / Art Publication Launch
 

Open Studio Contemporary Printmaking Centre
401 Richmond Street West, Suite 104
Toronto, ON

This project takes as its subject a selection of video testimonies from Yahad-In Unum Archives and Research Center i…

Oct

20 2018

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Nov

11 2018

Bad Jews / Play
 

Toronto Centre for the Arts – Greenwin Theatre
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 6R8

A Segal Centre for Performing Arts Production - When three cousins gather in a cramped Manhattan apartment to mourn t…
Oct

28 2018

Pre-HEW Remembrance During Worship Service

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Hallelujah Fellowship Baptist Toronto
425 Pacific Ave. Toronto, M6P 2R3
Toronto, ON M6P 2R3

Details forthcoming.

Oct

28 2018

Holocaust Stories for Children… Too traumatic?

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Bialik Hebrew Day School
2760 Bathurst St.
Toronto, ON

Publisher Margie Wolfe and Israeli journalist, Pnina Zvi, two second generation cousins, will look at the importance …

Nov

1 2018

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Nov

18 2018

Tell Me a Story! Youth Literature and the Holocaust / Neuberger HEW Exhibit
 

Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

EXHIBIT

Literature can be a powerful tool for young learners to discover the history of the Holocaust. Divided into …

Nov

1 2018

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Nov

28 2018

The Unknowable / Neuberger HEW Exhibit
 

Miles Nadal JCC, The Gallery at the J
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON

EXHIBIT

Our memory of the Holocaust is shaped by those who survived and those who did not; by precious as well as e…

Nov

1 2018

Life in Hiding - Eva Kuper (Workshop) at Northern District Branch

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Northern District Branch, Toronto Public Library
40 Orchard View Blvd
Toronto, ON M4R 1B9

 

This workshop is led by Cornélia Strickler, Head of Education at the Montreal Holocaust Museum. It is based on a…

Nov

1 2018

The Promise: Sisters Survive Auschwitz Together / Book Talk

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Martin Luther Church
2379 Lake Shore Blvd West

Book Publisher Margie Wolfe and her cousin, journalist Pnina Bat Zvi, share their book The Promise, for children age…

Nov

1 2018

Life in Hiding - Eva Kuper (Workshop) at Flemingdon Park Branch

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Toronto Public Library - Flemingdon Park
29 St. Dennis Drive
Toronto, ON M3C 3J3

This workshop is led by Cornélia Strickler, Head of Education at the Montreal Holocaust Museum. It is based on a Ho…

Nov

1 2018

Voices of Liberation: A Neuberger Film with Facilitated Discussion

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Dufferin Clark Library
1441 Clark Ave West
Vaughan, ON L4J 7R4

In this 20-minute film, curated by the Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre, 11 Holocaust survivors share their stori…

Nov

1 2018

Generations to Remember: Passing Down the Pivotal

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Centennial College Event Centre
8th Floor 939 Progress Ave.
Toronto, ON

Each narrative of survival in the Holocaust is as unique as the individuals themselves. The personal transfer of our …

Nov

1 2018

The Promise: Sisters Survive Auschwitz Together / Book Talk

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Barbara Frum Branch, TPL, Room B
20 Covington Road
Toronto, ON M6A 3C1

Book Publisher Margie Wolfe and her cousin, journalist Pnina Bat Zvi, share their book The Promise, for children ages…

Nov

1 2018

Ask Dr. Ruth / Opening Night of Neuberger Holocaust Education Week

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Toronto Centre for the Arts – George Weston Recital Hall
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 6R8

Opening Night of the 38th Annual Neuberger Holocaust Education Week
***SOLD OUT***

ASK DR. RUTH: From Refugee to Cel…

Nov

2 2018

Life in Hiding - Eva Kuper (Workshop) at Beaches Branch

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beaches Branch, Toronto Public Library
2161 Queen Street East
Toronto, ON M4L 1J1

This workshop is led by Cornélia Strickler, Head of Education at the Montreal Holocaust Museum. It is based on a Ho…

Nov

2 2018

In Conversation with Holocaust Survivor Andy Reti

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Vaughan Public Libraries - Maple Library
10190 Keele Street
Vaughan, ON L6A 1G3

Hungarian Holocaust survivor Andy Reti shares his experiences of survival in the Budapest ghetto. Born in 1942, Andy …

Nov

2 2018

Art After Witnessing Bergen-Belsen: Story of Canadian Painter Alex Colville

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Gluskin Sheff + Associates Inc.
Address provided upon confirmation of registration.

Registration | 11:30 AM
Program Begins | 12:00 PM

Alex Colville (1920-2013) is renowned as one of Canada’s most f…

Nov

2 2018

Life in Hiding - Eva Kuper (Workshop) at Maria A. Schuka Branch

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Maria A. Shchuka Library
1745 Eglinton Avenue West
Toronto, ON M6E 2H4

This workshop is led by Cornélia Strickler, Head of Education at the Montreal Holocaust Museum. It is based on a Ho…

Nov

3 2018

Enduring Witness: David Olère's Visual Testimony

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Miles Nadal JCC
750 Spadina Ave
Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

Among drawings made by camp prisoners, images of the killing process are rare. The Scrolls of Auschwitz, accounts of…

Nov

3 2018

Sigmund Freud and the Holocaust / Talk

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

First Narayever Congregation
187 Brunswick Avenue
Toronto, ON

This presentation will focus on the life of Sigmund Freud and his family during the Holocaust as well as on the conce…

Nov

3 2018

Friends of Jesus Christ Canada - "Untold Stories"

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Friends of Jesus Christ, Canada
181 Nugget Ave Scarborough
Toronto, ON M1S 3B1

The highlight of the program is the testimony of a Holocaust survivor. Hebrew songs and dances will follow the testim…

Nov

3 2018

Untold Stories: Namibia Genocide and the Second Reich / Film & Discussion

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Noor Cultural Centre
123 Wynford Drive, Don Mills
Toronto, ON M3C 1K1

Screening of BBC documentary: Namibia Genocide and the Second Reich, 2004. (58 mins), followed by discussion with Pro…

Nov

3 2018

Villa Heimann - A Lost Memorial

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Har Zion
7360 Bayview Avenue
Thornhill, ON

This movie recounts the history of a unique building in Westphalia. Its “theft” from its Jewish owners, its use b…

Nov

3 2018

The Uncondemned / Neuberger HEW Film Screening

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto, ON

FILM SCREENING
 
The gripping and world-changing story of a group of young international lawyers and activists who…