Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Charity & Causes Edinburgh
Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 United Kingdom
Edinburgh Scotland United Kingdom
Start: Jan 29 2019 19:00
Finish: Jan 29 2019 20:30
Time zone: Europe/London
This event is finished
An Evening of Remembrance
Tuesday 29thJanuary 2019
7.00 to 8.30pm (Doors open at 6:30pm)
Liberton Highschool, 328 Gilmerton Road Edinburgh EH17 7PT
The staff and pupils of Liberton High School along with Edinburgh Interfaith Association invite you to the annual evening of remembrance for Holocaust Memorial Day.
There will be readings, reflections and performances from guest speakers Marie-Claire Nyinawumuntu and Dr Martin Stern.
Marie-Claire Nyinawumuntu is a survivor of the genocide against the Tutsi’s in Rwanda, was born in Gisenyi Rwanda in 1978.
Dr Martin Stern a Holocaust survivor was born in 1938 and lived in Holland. He survived camps at both Westerbork and Theresienstadt.
A reception for guests and audience will follow.
The event is free, but please RSVP.
Any questions, please contact [email protected]