Philadelphia Memorial Ceremony for the Six Million set for April 28

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Memorial Ceremony for the Six Million Jewish Martyrs
Date: Sunday, April 28, 2019, 1:00 p.m.
Location: Monument to the Six Million Jewish Martyrs
16th Street and Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Join the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia for candle lighting, music, readings and prayers at the 55th annual ceremony honoring those who were lost.
All are welcome.
For more information, contact Beth Razin at 215.832.0536 or
A HAMEC Community Partner.

June 18 is deadline to register for Professional Development Trip for Teachers


June 21, 2018
Visit the Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memorial to the Holocaust in New York City 
  • ACT 48 credit hours offered
  • Guided tour of core exhibitions and professional workshop Every Object Tells a Story, exploring using artifact images in the classroom
  • Six teachers’ guides, workbooks, and resources
  • On-bus professional development and trip escort by:
  • Ruth Kapp Hartz, Holocaust survivor and retired teacher
  • Geoff Quinn, HAMEC Education Director
  • Julia Meyer Gross, MA, Otto Von Guericke University (Magdeburg, Germany)
Ruth Kapp Hartz, Holocaust Survivor
$75 per person ($5 discount for teachers and HAMEC Members)
Lunch is provided
8:00 a.m. Depart from Holocaust Awareness Museum
4:00 p.m. Depart from Museum of Jewish Heritage
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Return to Holocaust Awareness Museum
Seating is limited and is on a first come, first served basis so be sure to RSVP today and share this opportunity with your colleagues!

To Register email or call 215-464-4701