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Yom Hashoah Remembrance Day – Beyond the Diary
Trager Family JCC hosts Yom Hashoah event to remember victims of Holocaust on April 17
The Trager Family Jewish Community Center will host “A Yom Hashoah Remembrance Day – Beyond the Diary,” 6:30 – 7:45 p.m., Monday, April 17 at the Trager Family JCC, 3600 Dutchmans Lane (event also will be livestreamed on YouTube) to honor and remember victims of the Holocaust also known as Shoah. While Shoah refers specifically to the Jewish people, this remembrance is a community-wide program and therefor also honors the memories of other victims of the Nazi regime and other genocides. To register, visit jewishlouisville.ejoinme.org/yomhashoah.
This event includes various speakers, music and the Lighting of Eleven Candles with narration recited by and candles lit by students from St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School, The Temple Religious School and Louisville Beit Sefer Yachad (LBSY). CenterStage will perform final scenes from its “Diary of Anne Frank” production.
The Trager Family JCC opened its new $43.5 million, 107,000 sq. ft. facility in Louisville in Spring 2022. The Trager Family JCC is open to everyone in the Louisville community and offers fitness, indoor and outdoor aquatics, preschool programming, senior activities and arts and cultural programming. For more information, visit jewishlouisville.org.